Lavergne High School

  • Lavergne High School serves 1,771 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Lavergne High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
  • Rutherford County School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1771 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,771 students
Lavergne High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Lavergne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Lavergne High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Lavergne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Lavergne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Lavergne High School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
24%
8%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
36%
22%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
37%
65%
Lavergne High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
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Lavergne High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.27
Lavergne High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lavergne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lavergne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Rutherford County School District's student population of 41,893 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,951 in this district is less than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,803 is less than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
8
Number of Students Managed 41,893 3,513
Rutherford County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 91% 84%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $321 MM $31 MM
Rutherford County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $315 MM $30 MM
Rutherford County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $7,951 $8,756
Rutherford County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $7,803 $8,531
Rutherford County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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