Bartlett High School

5688 Woodlawn,

Bartlett, TN, 38134-3482

Tel: (901)373-2620
Grades: 9-12

1,661 students

Bartlett High School serves 1,661 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Bartlett High School operates within the Shelby County School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1661 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,661 students
Bartlett High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Bartlett High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bartlett High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Bartlett High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Bartlett High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Bartlett High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
36%
24%
Bartlett High School Black (1988-2012)
White
53%
66%
Bartlett High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bartlett High School Sch Ethnicity Bartlett 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.
0.59 0.50
Bartlett High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
32%
48%
Bartlett 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.
7%
7%
Bartlett High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,594 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 71% over five years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
7
Number of Students Managed 49,594 3,496
Shelby County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 80%
Shelby County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $381 MM $28 MM
Shelby County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $405 MM $28 MM
Shelby County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,028 $8,477
Shelby County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,543 $8,379
Shelby 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 New Consortium Of Law And Business (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is New Consortium Of Law And Business (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Consortium Of Law And Business (0.8 miles away)
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