Grainger High School

  • Grainger High School serves 915 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 32% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Grainger High School's student population of 915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grainger High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grainger High School is 0.11, 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#489 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
94%
63%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grainger High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.110.28
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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 Grainger 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 NameGrainger County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rutledge Rutledge Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 174 students
    0.2 miles
    470 Water St
    Rutledge, TN 37861
    (865)828-5614
    0.2 PK-1 174
  • Rutledge Rutledge Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 466 students
    0.4 miles
    140 Pioneer Dr
    Rutledge, TN 37861
    (865)828-3366
    0.4 7-8 466
  • Rutledge Rutledge Elementary School
    Grades: 2-6 | 396 students
    1.5 miles
    7480 Rutledge Pk
    Rutledge, TN 37861
    (865)828-5530
    1.5 2-6 396
  • Rutledge Grainger Academy
    Grades: 12 | 14 students
    4.1 miles
    232 Pioneer Dr
    Rutledge, TN 37861
    (865)828-6330
    4.1 12 14
  • Washburn Washburn School
    Grades: PK-12 | 566 students
    4.4 miles
    7925 Hwy 131
    Washburn, TN 37888
    (865)497-2557
    4.4 PK-12 566

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