Lavergne High School

Lavergne High School serves 2,128 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Lavergne High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 2128 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,128 students
Lavergne High School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
Lavergne High School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Lavergne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more 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 17:1 15:1
Lavergne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Asian
4%
2%
Lavergne High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
18%
7%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
33%
23%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
45%
66%
Lavergne High School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lavergne High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.66 0.26
Lavergne High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
44%
51%
Lavergne 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%
Lavergne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,400 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,225 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,101 is higher than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 40,400 3,473
Rutherford County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 89% 80%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $339 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,225 $8,477
Rutherford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,101 $8,379
Rutherford County School District 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 Smyrna West Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smyrna West Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Grove Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SmyrnaCedar Grove Elementary School
    354 Chaney Rd
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)904-3777
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 980 students                      
  • SmyrnaSmyrna West Alternative School
    Alternative School
    12619 Old Nashville Hw
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)904-3856
    Alternative School

    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 53 students                      
  • White BluffRock Springs Middle School
    3301 Rock Springs Rd
    White BluffTN 37187
    (615)904-3825
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 998 students                      
  • SmyrnaDavid Youree Elementary School
    250 Todd La
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)459-3492
    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 735 students                      
  • SmyrnaSmyrna Primary
    200 Walnut St
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)459-3161
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 554 students                      

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