Sullivan Central High School

131 Shipley Ferry Rd

Blountville, TN 37617-4873

Tel: (423)354-1206
Grades 9-12
987 students
Sullivan Central High School serves 987 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Sullivan Central High School operates within the Sullivan County School District.
Sullivan County School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 987 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 987 students
Sullivan Central High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sullivan Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Sullivan Central High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Sullivan Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 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 15:1 16:1
Sullivan Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Sullivan Central High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
98%
65%
Sullivan Central High School White Students (1988-2014)
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
Sullivan Central High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
35%
51%
Sullivan Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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%
Sullivan Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Sullivan County School District's student population of 10,657 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,527 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,782 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Sullivan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
8
Number of Students Managed 10,657 3,515
Sullivan County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 83%
Sullivan County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $30 MM
Sullivan County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $103 MM $29 MM
Sullivan County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,527 $8,707
Sullivan County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,782 $8,563
Sullivan County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • KingsportIndian Springs Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 415 students
    2.1 miles
    333 Hill Rd
    KingsportTN 37664
    (423)354-1685
    2.1KG-5415
  • BlountvilleHolston Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
    3.3 miles
    2348 Hwy 75
    BlountvilleTN 37617
    (423)354-1555
    3.3PK-5321
  • BlountvilleHolston Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 371 students
    3.3 miles
    2348 Hwy 75
    BlountvilleTN 37617
    (423)354-1500
    3.36-8371
  • BlountvilleCentral Heights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 201 students
    3.5 miles
    158 Central Heights Rd
    BlountvilleTN 37617
    (423)354-1581
    3.5KG-5201
  • BlountvilleBlountville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 320 students
    3.9 miles
    1651 Blountville Bl
    BlountvilleTN 37617
    (423)354-1606
    3.96-8320

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