Houston Co High School

2500 State Route 149

Erin, TN 37061

Tel: (931)289-4447
Grades: 9-12

410 students

Houston Co High School serves 410 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Houston Co High School operates within the Houston County School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 410 students
Houston Co High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Houston Co High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Houston Co High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 14:1 15:1
Houston Co High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Houston Co High School Asian (2006-2010)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Houston Co High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
3%
24%
Houston Co High School Black (2006-2012)
White
93%
66%
Houston Co High School White (2006-2012)
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.
0.13 0.25
Houston Co High School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
40%
48%
Houston Co 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.
10%
7%
Houston Co High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,419 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
8
Number of Students Managed 1,419 3,353
Houston County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 80%
Houston County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $28 MM
Houston County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $28 MM
Houston County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,985 $8,477
Houston County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,440 $8,379
Houston 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 Houston Co Adult High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Houston Co Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Erin Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ErinHouston Co Adult High School
    2500 State Route 149
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-5525
    0 mi | 5 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ErinErin Elementary School
    6500 State Route 13 South
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-3127
    2.8 mi | 412 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ErinHouston Co Middle School
    3460 West Main
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-5591
    4.1 mi | 340 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Tenn RidgeTennessee Ridge Elementary School
    135 School
    Tenn RidgeTN 37178
    (931)721-3780
    6.7 mi | 252 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DoverStewart County Middle School
    723 Spring
    DoverTN 37058
    (931)232-9112
    13 mi | 516 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Tennessee 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 0.25, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Tennessee is Murfreesboro School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.