Mckenzie High School

  • Mckenzie High School serves 431 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mckenzie 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mckenzie High School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mckenzie High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Mckenzie High School is 0.36, 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#460 out of 1684 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
79%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.360.55
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMckenzie School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mc Kenzie Mckenzie Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 388 students
    2.0 miles
    80 West Woodrow Ave
    Mc Kenzie, TN 38201
    (731) 352-2792
    2.0 5-8 388
  • Mc Kenzie Mckenzie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 537 students
    2.1 miles
    165 Brooks Ave
    Mc Kenzie, TN 38201
    (731) 352-5272
    2.1 PK-4 537
  • Henry Henry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
    6.3 miles
    937 Pioneer Rd
    Henry, TN 38231
    (731) 243-7114
    6.3 PK-8 358
  • Gleason Gleason School
    Grades: PK-12 | 482 students
    8.9 miles
    92-99 State Championship Dr
    Gleason, TN 38229
    (731) 648-5351
    8.9 PK-12 482
  • Huntingdon Huntingdon Primary
    Grades: PK-3 | 420 students
    9.3 miles
    191 Cox St
    Huntingdon, TN 38344
    (731) 986-3091
    9.3 PK-3 420

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