William Blount High School

William Blount High School serves 1,722 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
William Blount High School operates within the Blount County School District.
Blount County School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1722 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,722 students
William Blount High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % William Blount High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
William Blount High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade William Blount High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
William Blount High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
William Blount High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
2%
23%
William Blount High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
96%
65%
William Blount 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.
0.08 0.52
William Blount 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%
William Blount 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.
6%
7%
William Blount High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Blount County School District's student population of 11,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 70% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,875 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Blount County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
8
Number of Students Managed 11,215 3,515
Blount County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 83%
Blount County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM n/a
Blount County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $93 MM n/a
Blount County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,875 n/a
Blount County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,903 n/a
Blount 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 Maryville High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Union Grove Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Blount Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaryvilleMary Blount Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 596 students
    0.6 miles
    131 South Old Glory Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37801
    (865)980-1430
    0.6PK-5596
  • MaryvilleFairview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    2.3 miles
    2130 Old Niles Ferry
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)982-0630
    2.3PK-5312
  • FriendsvilleUnion Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
    2.5 miles
    330 South Old Grey Ridge Rd
    FriendsvilleTN 37737
    (865)980-1515
    2.5PK-5350
  • FriendsvilleUnion Grove Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 775 students
    2.5 miles
    334 South Old Grey Ridge Rd
    FriendsvilleTN 37737
    (865)980-1320
    2.56-8775
  • Maryville Foothills Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 500 students
    2.8 miles
    520 Sandy Springs Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)681-0364
    2.8KG-3500

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