Happy Valley High School

  • Happy Valley High School serves 546 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 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.
  • Happy Valley High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Happy Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Happy Valley High School's student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Happy Valley High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,587 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Happy Valley High School is 0.04, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
52%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
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 Happy Valley High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.040.28
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Graduation Rate90-94%
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 Happy Valley 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 NameCarter County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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