701 North Main
Jamestown, TN 38556
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Alvin C. York Institute serves 538 students in grades 9-12.
Alvin C. York Institute placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Alvin C. York Institute's student population of 538 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Alvin C. York Institute is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alvin C. York Institute is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#958 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
White
99%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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