Sycamore High School

1021 Old Clarksville,

Pleasant View, TN, 37146-8087

Tel: (615)746-5013
Grades: 8-12

805 students

Sycamore High School serves 805 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% 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 805 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 805 students
Sycamore High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Sycamore High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sycamore High School 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 0.12 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 18:1 15:1
Sycamore High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
Sycamore High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
24%
Sycamore High School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
66%
Sycamore High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sycamore High School Sch Ethnicity Sycamore 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.
0.12 0.69
Sycamore 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.
31%
48%
Sycamore 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%
Sycamore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,810 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 6,810 3,353
Cheatham County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 80%
Cheatham County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
Cheatham County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
Cheatham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,157 $8,477
Cheatham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,343 $8,379
Cheatham 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 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 View Sycamore Middle School
    1025 Old Clarksville
    Pleasant View , TN , 37146
    (615)746-8852
    0  mi  |  821  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Pleasant View Pleasant View Elementary School
    2625 Church
    Pleasant View , TN , 37146
    (615)746-5035
    2.1  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Ashland City Cheatham Middle School
    700 Scoutview
    Ashland City , TN , 37015
    (615)792-2334
    4.6  mi  |  680  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Ashland City Cheatham Co Central High School
    1 Cub
    Ashland City , TN , 37015
    (615)792-5641
    5  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ashland City East Cheatham Elementary School
    3201 Bearwallow
    Ashland City , TN , 37015
    (615)746-5251
    5.6  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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Did You Know?
Cheatham 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 0.11, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Cheatham County is Cheatham County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.