Volunteer High School

1050 Volunteer Blvd

Church Hill, TN 37642-0247

Tel: (423)357-3641
Grades: 9-12

1,222 students

Volunteer High School serves 1,222 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than 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%.
Volunteer High School operates within the Hawkins County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1222 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,222 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Volunteer High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Volunteer High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
7%
White
96%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Volunteer High School Sch Ethnicity Volunteer 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
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.
38%
48%
Volunteer High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Volunteer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Hawkins County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
8
Number of Students Managed 7,573 3,353
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Hawkins County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $28 MM
Hawkins County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $90 MM $28 MM
Hawkins County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,783 $8,477
Hawkins County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,566 $8,379
Hawkins County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 New Horizons (12.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Church Hill Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcpheeter's Bend Elementary School (3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Church HillMcpheeter's Bend Elementary School
    1115 Goshen Val
    Church HillTN 37642
    (423)357-6822
    3 mi | 99 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Church HillChurch Hill Middle School
    208 Oak Dr
    Church HillTN 37642
    (423)357-3051
    3.6 mi | 476 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Church HillChurch Hill Intermediate School
    301 Park Ave
    Church HillTN 37857
    (423)357-0252
    3.7 mi | 444 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • Church HillChurch Hill Elementary School
    400 Old Stage
    Church HillTN 37642
    (423)357-5621
    4.1 mi | 397 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Church HillCarter's Valley Elementary School
    1006 North Central
    Church HillTN 37642
    (423)357-7450
    4.6 mi | 327 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Hawkins 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 0.07, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Hawkins County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.