Happy Valley High School

Tel: (423)547-4094
Grades: 9-12

537 students

Happy Valley High School serves 537 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Happy Valley High School operates within the Carter County School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 537 students
Happy Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Happy Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Happy Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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
Happy Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Happy Valley High School Asian (2008-2011)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Happy Valley High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
24%
Happy Valley High School Black (2006-2012)
White
96%
66%
Happy Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Happy Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Happy 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.
0.08 0.25
Happy Valley 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.
48%
48%
Happy 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.
7%
7%
Happy Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,755 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Carter County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
8
Number of Students Managed 5,755 3,353
Carter County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 80%
Carter County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
Carter County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $28 MM
Carter County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,320 $8,477
Carter County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,466 $8,379
Carter 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 Elizabethton High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Happy Valley Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Happy Valley Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elizabethton Happy Valley Middle School
    163 Warpath
    Elizabethton , TN 37643
    (423)547-4070
    0.1  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Johnson City Happy Valley Elementary School
    1840 Milligan
    Johnson City , TN 37601
    (423)547-4028
    0.5  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Johnson City Central Elementary School
    252 Taylor Rd
    Johnson City , TN 37601
    (423)547-4045
    2.1  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Elizabethton West Side Elementary School
    1310 Burgie St
    Elizabethton , TN 37643
    (423)547-8030
    2.6  mi  |  318  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Elizabethton Early Learning Center
    104 Hudson
    Elizabethton , TN 37643
    (423)547-8035
    2.9  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  PK

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Elizabethton, 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 0.11, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Elizabethton is Siam Learning Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.