Tennessee High School

1112 Edgemont Ave,

Bristol, TN, 37620-3732

Tel: (423)652-9494
Grades: 9-12

1,187 students

Tennessee High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Tennessee High School operates within the Bristol School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1187 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,187 students
Tennessee High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Tennessee High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tennessee 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 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Tennessee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Tennessee High School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Tennessee High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
6%
24%
Tennessee High School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
66%
Tennessee High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tennessee High School Sch Ethnicity Tennessee 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.
0.19 0.69
Tennessee High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
33%
48%
Tennessee 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.
5%
7%
Tennessee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,061 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Bristol School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 4,061 3,721
Bristol School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 80%
Bristol School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM n/a
Bristol School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM n/a
Bristol School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,625 $0
Bristol School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,416 $0
Bristol 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 Virginia High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Vance Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anderson Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Briston Vance Middle School
    815 Edgemont Ave
    Briston , TN , 37620
    (423)652-9949
    0.2  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Bristol Anderson Elementary School
    901 Ninth
    Bristol , TN , 37620
    (423)652-9444
    0.6  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bristol Haynesfield Elementary School
    201 Bluff City
    Bristol , TN , 37620
    (423)652-9292
    0.7  mi  |  439  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bristol Fairmount Elementary School
    821 Virginia Ave
    Bristol , TN , 37620
    (423)652-9311
    0.8  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bristol Virginia Middle School
    501 Piedmont Ave
    Bristol , VA , 24201
    (276)821-5660
    1.6  mi  |  538  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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