W. A. Bass Adult High School

W. A. Bass Adult High School serves 232 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
W. A. Bass Adult High School operates within the Davidson County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 232 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 232 students
W. A. Bass Adult High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % W. A. Bass Adult High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
W. A. Bass Adult High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade W. A. Bass Adult High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 n/a 16:1
W. A. Bass Adult High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
9%
2%
W. A. Bass Adult High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
17%
8%
W. A. Bass Adult High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
62%
23%
W. A. Bass Adult High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
12%
65%
W. A. Bass Adult High School White Students (2008-2014)
All Ethnic Groups W. A. Bass Adult High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.26
W. A. Bass Adult High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
n/a
51%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 82,806 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,178 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,042 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Davidson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
161
8
Number of Students Managed 82,806 3,515
Davidson County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 83%
Davidson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $764 MM $30 MM
Davidson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $829 MM $29 MM
Davidson County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,178 $8,707
Davidson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $8,563
Davidson 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 The Cohn School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Cohn School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Cohn School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NashvilleThe Cohn School
    Grades: 9-11 | 104 students4805 Park Av
    NashvilleTN 37209
    (615)298-6617
    09-11104
  • NashvilleW.a. Bass Alternative Learning Center
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students5200 Delaware Av
    NashvilleTN 37209
    (615)298-3278
    09-1278
  • NashvilleCockrill Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 497 students4701 Indiana Av
    NashvilleTN 37209
    (615)298-8075
    0.4PK-4497
  • NashvilleMckissack Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 377 students915 38th Ave North
    NashvilleTN 37209
    (615)298-8065
    0.45-8377
  • NashvilleTransitions At Bass High School
    Alternative School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 20 students5200 Delaware Av
    NashvilleTN 37209
    (615)259-4636
    0.49-1220

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