Covington High School

803 South College,

Covington, TN, 38019-2803

Tel: (901)475-5876
Grades: 9-12

801 students

Covington High School serves 801 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Covington High School operates within the Tipton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 801 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 801 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
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 0.52 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 16:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
51%
24%
White
47%
66%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.52
0.50
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 63%
48%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,988 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Tipton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
n/a
Number of Students Managed 11,988
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tipton County Alternative Learning Center (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tipton County Alternative Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crestview Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended September 12, 2012 - It has a great facility. I enjoyed my four years at CHS. The teachers take pride in their job, and want the students to learn. They other a number of extracurricular activities. It has everything you would look for in a school. My brother is a current student and he likes the classes and activities offered to him. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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