Sequoyah High School

Tel: (423)442-9230
Grades: 9-12

976 students

Sequoyah High School serves 976 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sequoyah High School operates within the Monroe County School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 976 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 976 students
Sequoyah High School Total Students (1996-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Students by Grade Sequoyah High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
4%
7%
Black
2%
24%
White
92%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Sequoyah High School Sch Ethnicity Sequoyah 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.
0.15 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.
47%
48%
Sequoyah 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,595 3,353
Monroe County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 93% 80%
Monroe County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $28 MM
Monroe County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
Monroe County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,946 $8,477
Monroe County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,206 $8,379
Monroe 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 Monroe Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madisonville Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madisonville Intermediate School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Intermediate School
    1000 Green
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-2454
    2 mi | 575 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MadisonvilleMonroe Academy
    266 Warren
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-9384
    2.2 mi | 22 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Middle School
    175 Oak Grove
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-4137
    2.3 mi | 538 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Primary
    268 Warren
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-2236
    3.3 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • VonoreVonore Elementary School
    1135 Hwy 411
    VonoreTN 37885
    (423)884-6485
    5.4 mi | 519 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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Did You Know?
Bradley 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 0.23, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Bradley County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.