Volunteer High School

Volunteer High School serves 1,161 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Volunteer High School operates within the Hawkins County School District.
Hawkins County School District's 83% graduation rate is equal to the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1161 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,161 students
Volunteer High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Volunteer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Volunteer High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Volunteer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 16:1 16:1
Volunteer High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Volunteer High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
23%
Volunteer High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
97%
65%
Volunteer 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.
0.06 0.26
Volunteer 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.
45%
51%
Volunteer 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%
Volunteer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Hawkins County School District's student population of 7,266 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 67% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,038 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,919 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hawkins County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
8
Number of Students Managed 7,266 3,515
Hawkins County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 83%
Hawkins County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $30 MM
Hawkins County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $69 MM $29 MM
Hawkins County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,038 $8,707
Hawkins County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,919 $8,563
Hawkins County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Cora Cox Academy (12.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Church Hill Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcpheeter's Bend Elementary School (3 miles away)
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