Brainerd High School

  • Brainerd High School serves 588 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Brainerd High School operates within the Hamilton County School District.
  • Hamilton County School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 588 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students588 students
Brainerd High School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Brainerd High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Brainerd High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeBrainerd High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
Brainerd High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Brainerd High School Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
94%
22%
Brainerd High School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
5%
65%
Brainerd High School White Students (1999-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBrainerd High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN 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.
0.110.53
Brainerd High School Diversity Score (1998-2015)
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.
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Brainerd 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.
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Brainerd High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Hamilton County School District's student population of 43,797 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 67% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,504 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 $8,547 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameHamilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
8
Number of Students Managed43,7973,513
Hamilton County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%83%
Hamilton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$372 MM$30 MM
Hamilton County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$374 MM$29 MM
Hamilton County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,504$8,707
Hamilton County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,547$8,563
Hamilton County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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