Perry County High School

1056 Squirrel Hollow Rd

Linden, TN 37096

Tel: (931)589-2831
Grades: 9-12

342 students

Perry County High School serves 342 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Perry County High School operates within the Perry County School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 342 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 342 students
Perry County High School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Perry County High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Perry County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Perry County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Perry County High School Hispanic (2009-2013)
Black
4%
23%
Perry County High School Black (2006-2013)
White
95%
66%
Perry County High School White (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Perry County High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.26
Perry County High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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%
51%
Perry County 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.
10%
7%
Perry County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Perry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,156 3,473
Perry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 94% 80%
Perry County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $28 MM
District Spending $10 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,272 $8,477
Perry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,334 $8,379
Perry 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 Lewis Co High School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Linden Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Linden Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LindenLinden Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    130 College Av
    LindenTN 37096
    (931)589-5000
    0.1 mi | 255 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • LindenLinden Elementary School
    331 Brooklyn Av
    LindenTN 37096
    (931)589-2531
    0.3 mi | 328 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • LobelvilleLobelville Elementary School
    196 East Fourth Av
    LobelvilleTN 37097
    (931)593-2354
    11.9 mi | 231 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HohenwaldLewis Co High School
    818 West Main St
    HohenwaldTN 38462
    (931)796-4085
    15.4 mi | 582 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ParsonsDecatur County Middle School
    2740 Hwy 641 South
    ParsonsTN 38363
    (731)847-6510
    15.8 mi | 504 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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