Sullivan East High School

Grades: 9-12

877 students

Sullivan East High School serves 877 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sullivan East 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 877 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 877 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
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 0.04 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
Hispanic
2%
7%
White
98%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.26
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.
43%
51%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,331 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
27
8
Number of Students Managed 12,331 3,473
Graduation Rate 70% 80%
District Total Revenue $100 MM $28 MM
District Spending $97 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,397 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,133 $8,379
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 Tennessee High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluff City Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weaver Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • BristolWeaver Elementary School
    3341 Weaver Pk
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)354-1853
    2 mi | 306 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BristolAvoca Elementary School
    2440 Volunteer Pw
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9445
    2.9 mi | 479 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Bluff CityBluff City Middle School
    337 Carter St
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1801
    3.7 mi | 410 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Bluff CityBluff City Elementary School
    282 Maple Dr
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1825
    3.7 mi | 544 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BristolHaynesfield Elementary School
    201 Bluff City Hw
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9292
    4.9 mi | 448 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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  • Recommended November 02, 2009 - I have learned alot from this school. The teachers really care and have made a tremendous impact in my life. Here students not only get an education, they get a group of teachers who care. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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