Giles Co High School

  • Giles Co High School serves 821 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Giles Co High School's student population of 821 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Giles Co High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Giles Co High School is 0.41, which is more 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#467 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
20%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Giles Co High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
74%
63%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Giles Co High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.410.28
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Giles Co 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Giles Co 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 NameGiles County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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