Sullivan East High School

Tel: (423)354-1900
Grades: 9-12

922 students

Sullivan East High School serves 922 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% 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 922 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 922 students
Sullivan East High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Students by Grade Sullivan East High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Sullivan East High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
White
97%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Sullivan East High School Sch Ethnicity Sullivan East 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.
0.06 0.25
Sullivan East High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
41%
48%
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%

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
8
Number of Students Managed 11,539 3,353
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: 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BristolWeaver Elementary School
    3341 Weaver
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)354-1853
    2 mi | 321 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BristolAvoca Elementary School
    2440 Volunteer
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9445
    2.9 mi | 481 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Bluff CityBluff City Middle School
    715 Carter
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1801
    3.7 mi | 409 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Bluff CityBluff City Elementary School
    282 Maple
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1825
    3.7 mi | 548 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BristolHaynesfield Elementary School
    201 Bluff City
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9292
    4.9 mi | 439 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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Did You Know?
Sullivan County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.12, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Sullivan County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.