Sycamore High School

1021 Old Clarksville Pk

Pleasant View, TN 37146-8087

Grades: 9-12

768 students

Sycamore High School serves 768 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sycamore High School operates within the Cheatham County School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 768 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 768 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
7%
Black
2%
23%
White
95%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.26
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.
30%
51%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,675 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 Cheatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 6,675 3,473
Graduation Rate 77% 80%
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,157 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,343 $8,379
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 Cheatham Co Central High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sycamore Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant View Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pleasant ViewSycamore Middle School
    1025 Old Clarksville Pk
    Pleasant ViewTN 37146
    (615)746-8852
    0 mi | 803 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Pleasant ViewPleasant View Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2625 Church St
    Pleasant ViewTN 37146
    (615)746-5035
    2.1 mi | 500 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Ashland CityCheatham Middle School
    700 Scoutview Dr
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)792-2334
    4.6 mi | 684 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Ashland CityCheatham Co Central High School
    1 Cub Cr
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)792-5641
    5 mi | 630 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Ashland CityEast Cheatham Elementary School
    3201 Bearwallow Rd
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)746-5251
    5.6 mi | 480 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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