Dry Valley Alternative School (Closed 2010)

3860 Phifer Mountain Rd
Cookeville, TN 38501
  • Dry Valley Alternative School served 88 students in grades 1-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dry Valley Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dry Valley Alternative School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dry Valley Alternative School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 1995-96 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dry Valley Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
9%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dry Valley Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
87%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dry Valley Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dry Valley Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.24n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Dry Valley Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam County School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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