Pigeon Forge High School

Tel: (865)774-5790
Grades: 9-12

731 students

Pigeon Forge High School serves 731 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Pigeon Forge High School operates within the Sevier County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 731 students
Pigeon Forge High School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Pigeon Forge High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 13:1 15:1
Pigeon Forge High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Pigeon Forge High School Hispanic (2006-2013)
White
90%
66%
Pigeon Forge High School White (2006-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
1%
Pigeon Forge High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pigeon Forge High School Sch Ethnicity Pigeon Forge 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.
0.19 0.26
Pigeon Forge 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.
53%
51%
Pigeon Forge 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%
Pigeon Forge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Sevier County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
8
Number of Students Managed 14,651 3,473
Sevier County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 70% 80%
Sevier County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $28 MM
Sevier County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $128 MM $28 MM
Sevier County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,331 $8,477
Sevier County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,826 $8,379
Sevier 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 Heritage High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heritage Middle School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Townsend Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TownsendHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Townsend Elementary School
    140 Tiger Dr
    TownsendTN 37882
    (865)980-1202
    0.1 mi | 125 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WallandWalland Elementary School
    247 East Millers Cove Rd
    WallandTN 37886
    (865)983-2801
    4.9 mi | 311 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SeviervilleWearwood Elementary School
    3150 Wearwood Dr
    SeviervilleTN 37862
    (865)453-2252
    7 mi | 213 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • MaryvilleHeritage High School
    3741 East Lamar Alex Parkway
    MaryvilleTN 37804
    (865)984-8110
    8.6 mi | 1549 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MaryvilleHeritage Middle School
    3737 East Lamar Alex Parkway
    MaryvilleTN 37804
    (865)980-1300
    8.6 mi | 865 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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