Walker Valley High School

750 Lauderdale Memorial Hwy,

Cleveland, TN, 37312-8959

Tel: (423)336-1383
Grades: 9-12

1,505 students

Walker Valley High School serves 1,505 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Walker Valley High School operates within the Bradley County School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1505 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,505 students
Walker Valley High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Walker Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Walker Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Walker Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Walker Valley High School Asian (2006-2009)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Walker Valley High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
4%
24%
Walker Valley High School Black (2006-2012)
White
92%
66%
Walker Valley High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Walker Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Walker Valley 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.
0.15 0.50
Walker Valley High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
29%
48%
Walker Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Walker Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,635 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Bradley County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
7
Number of Students Managed 10,635 3,496
Bradley County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 80%
Bradley County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $28 MM
Bradley County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $74 MM $28 MM
Bradley County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,016 $8,477
Bradley County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,156 $8,379
Bradley County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charleston Elementary School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charleston Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Lee Elementary School (5.6 miles away)
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