Hixson High School

5705 Middle Valley,

Hixson, TN, 37343

Tel: (423)847-4800
Grades: 9-12

779 students

Hixson High School serves 779 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Hixson High School operates within the Hamilton County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%%.

Overview

The student population of 779 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 779 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more 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 14:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
6%
7%
Black
27%
24%
White
61%
66%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.55
0.50
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 46%
48%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 43,296 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Hamilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
7
Number of Students Managed 43,296
3,496
Graduation Rate 72
80%
District Total Revenue $361 MM
n/a
District Spending $371 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $8,684
$0
District Spending / Student $8,935
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chattanooga State Mid College High School (4.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hixson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hixson Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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