Holloway High School

  • Holloway High School serves 168 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Holloway High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Holloway High School's student population of 168 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holloway High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 573 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Holloway High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#283 out of 573 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
17%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
64%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.52n/a
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Graduation Rate70-74%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRutherford County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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