Bledsoe County High School

  • Bledsoe County High School serves 536 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Bledsoe County High School's student population of 536 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students536 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bledsoe County High School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bledsoe County High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bledsoe County High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#435 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bledsoe County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bledsoe County High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bledsoe County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bledsoe County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
95%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bledsoe County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bledsoe County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.100.28
This chart display the diversity score of Bledsoe County High School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bledsoe County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBledsoe County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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