Clay County High School

  • Clay County High School serves 295 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 57%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clay County High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Clay County High School's student population of 295 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clay County High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,627 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clay County High School is 0.06, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
97%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clay County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.060.28
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Graduation Rate≥95%
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 Clay 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 NameClay County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Clay County High School is Monroe Co High School (13.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Celina K-8 (1.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Celina K-8 (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Celina Celina K-8
    Grades: PK-8 | 607 students
    1.1 miles
    1324 Mitchell St
    Celina, TN 38551
    (931)243-2391
    1.1 PK-8 607
  • Hilham Hilham Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 306 students
    10.9 miles
    2305 Hilham Hw
    Hilham, TN 38568
    (931)823-6816
    10.9 PK-8 306
  • Allons Allons Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 331 students
    12.6 miles
    321 Old Celina Hw
    Allons, TN 38541
    (931)823-5921
    12.6 PK-8 331
  • Tompkinsville Tompkinsville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    13.7 miles
    420 Elementary School Rd
    Tompkinsville, KY 42167
    (270)487-6472
    13.7 PK-5 403
  • Tompkinsville Monroe Co High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 559 students
    13.9 miles
    755 Old Mulkey Rd
    Tompkinsville, KY 42167
    (270)487-6217
    13.9 9-12 559

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