Halls High School

  • Halls High School serves 1,258 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Halls High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Halls High School's student population of 1,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Halls High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Halls High School is 0.17, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#907 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.55
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Graduation Rate
93%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnox County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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