Peabody High School

Peabody High School serves 425 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Peabody High School operates within the Trenton School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 425 students
Peabody High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Peabody High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Peabody 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 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Peabody High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Peabody High School Asian (2009-2010)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Peabody High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
25%
24%
Peabody High School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
66%
Peabody High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Peabody High School Sch Ethnicity Peabody 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.
0.45 0.69
Peabody 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.
53%
48%
Peabody 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.
5%
7%
Peabody High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Trenton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
8
Number of Students Managed 1,413 3,353
Trenton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 80%
Trenton School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $28 MM
Trenton School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $28 MM
Trenton School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,096 $8,477
Trenton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,491 $8,379
Trenton 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 Gibson County High School (5.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Trenton Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trenton Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Trenton Trenton Middle School
    2065 Hwy 45 Bypass
    Trenton , TN , 38382
    (731)855-2422
    0  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Trenton Trenton Elementary School
    811 South College
    Trenton , TN , 38382
    (731)855-0971
    0.8  mi  |  590  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Dyer Gibson County High School
    130 Trenton Hwy
    Dyer , TN , 38330
    (731)692-3616
    5.1  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dyer Dyer Elementary School
    322 East College
    Dyer , TN , 38330
    (731)692-2444
    8  mi  |  496  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Humboldt Humboldt High School
    2600 Viking
    Humboldt , TN , 38343
    (731)784-2781
    8.6  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Gibson 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 0.11, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Gibson County is East Gibson School Corporation School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.