Lavergne High School

250 Wolverine Trail
La Vergne, TN 37086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lavergne High School serves 1,914 students in grades 9-12.
Lavergne 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 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lavergne High School's student population of 1,914 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,914 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
123 teachers
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School Rankings

Lavergne High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lavergne High School is 0.70, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1154 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
31%
10%
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Black
35%
22%
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White
29%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
93%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5%)

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