Sullivan Central High School

131 Shipley Ferry,

Blountville, TN, 37617-4873

Tel: (423)354-1200
Grades: 9-12

1,049 students

Sullivan Central High School serves 1,049 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sullivan Central High School operates within the Sullivan County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1049 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,049 students
Sullivan Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Sullivan Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sullivan Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 16:1 15:1
Sullivan Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Sullivan Central High School Asian (1991-1999)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Sullivan Central High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
24%
Sullivan Central High School Black (2011-2012)
White
98%
66%
Sullivan Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sullivan Central High School Sch Ethnicity Sullivan Central 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.
0.04 0.50
Sullivan Central High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
28%
48%
Sullivan Central 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%
Sullivan Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,539 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Sullivan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
7
Number of Students Managed 11,539 3,496
Sullivan County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 80%
Sullivan County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $28 MM
Sullivan County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $28 MM
Sullivan County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,397 $8,477
Sullivan County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,133 $8,379
Sullivan 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 Sullivan North High School (6.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Holston Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Springs Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kingsport Indian Springs Elementary School
    333 Hill
    Kingsport , TN , 37664
    (423)354-1685
    2.1  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Blountville Holston Elementary School
    2348 Hwy 75
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1550
    3.3  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Blountville Holston Middle School
    2348 Hwy 75
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1500
    3.3  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Blountville Central Heights Elementary School
    158 Central Heights
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1575
    3.5  mi  |  195  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Blountville Blountville Middle School
    1651 Blountville
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1600
    3.9  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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