Claiborne High School

Tel: (423)626-3532
Grades: 9-12

802 students

Claiborne High School serves 802 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Claiborne High School operates within the Claiborne County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 802 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade Claiborne High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
White
97%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Claiborne High School Sch Ethnicity Claiborne High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
48%
Claiborne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,188 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Claiborne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,188 3,353
Graduation Rate 71% 80%
Claiborne County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $28 MM
Claiborne County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $28 MM
Claiborne County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,851 $8,477
Claiborne County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,190 $8,379
Claiborne County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Claiborne Adult High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Soldiers Memorial Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Alpha School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New TazewellThe Alpha School
    910 Alpha
    New TazewellTN 37825
    (423)626-3323
    0.6 mi | 127 students | Gr. PK                      
  • New TazewellTazewell-new Tazewell Elementary School
    501 Davis
    New TazewellTN 37825
    (423)626-9502
    0.7 mi | 492 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • TazewellSoldiers Memorial Middle School
    1510 Legion
    TazewellTN 37879
    (423)626-3531
    1.1 mi | 494 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • TazewellClaiborne Adult High School
    1403 Tazewell Rd
    TazewellTN 37879
    (423)626-8222
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TazewellSpringdale Elementary School
    1915 Hwy 25e South
    TazewellTN 37879
    (423)626-9142
    2.9 mi | 504 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Claiborne County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.04, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Claiborne County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.