Sullivan East High School

Tel: (423)354-1906
Grades 9-12
907 students
Sullivan East High School serves 907 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Sullivan East High School operates within the Sullivan County School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 907 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 907 students
Sullivan East High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sullivan East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Sullivan East High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sullivan East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.05 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 14:1 16:1
Sullivan East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.05 0.26
Sullivan East High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
45%
51%
Sullivan East 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.
11%
7%
Sullivan East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,657 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,527 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,782 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 23% 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 (1988-2014)
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 (1990-2010)
District Spending $103 MM $29 MM
Sullivan County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,527 $8,707
Sullivan County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,782 $8,563
Sullivan County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 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 Grades Students
  • BristolWeaver Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 295 students3341 Weaver Pk
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)354-1853
    2KG-5295
  • BristolAvoca Elementary School
    2.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 480 students2440 Volunteer Pw
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9445
    2.9KG-6480
  • Bluff CityBluff City Elementary School
    3.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 529 students282 Maple Dr
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1825
    3.7KG-5529
  • Bluff CityBluff City Middle School
    3.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 389 students337 Carter St
    Bluff CityTN 37618
    (423)354-1818
    3.76-8389
  • BristolHaynesfield Elementary School
    4.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 402 students201 Bluff City Hw
    BristolTN 37620
    (423)652-9292
    4.9KG-6402

School Reviews

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, 11/02/09

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