Bulls Gap School

Tel: (423)235-5201
Grades: KG-8

430 students

Bulls Gap School serves 430 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Bulls Gap School operates within the Hawkins County School District.

Overview

The student population of 430 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 430 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has increased by 49% over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
n/a
24%
White
97%
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. 0.06
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. 63%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,573 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Hawkins County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
n/a
Number of Students Managed 7,573
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
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 Cherokee High School (7.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Ridge Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitesburg Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended February 02, 2007 - Bulls Gap School has some of the best teachers in the county. There is a huge lack of dicipline. The principal seems to ignore the hawkins County Board of Education policy. Instances of fighting and bullying go unnoticed or unpunished. their solution to everyting is to send a student to inschool for a day to sit. - Posted by Parent

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