Daniel Boone High School

1440 Suncrest Dr
Johnson City, TN 37615
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Daniel Boone High School serves 1,262 students in grades 9-12.
Daniel Boone High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 50% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Daniel Boone High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Daniel Boone High School's student population of 1,262 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Daniel Boone High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Daniel Boone High School is 0.10, 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
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#479 out of 1705 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Daniel Boone High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Daniel Boone High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Daniel Boone High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
95%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Graduation Rate
96%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Daniel Boone High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Daniel Boone 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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i recommend this school as one of the finest public high schools in this area. all around teachers n students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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