Monterey High School

  • Monterey High School serves 495 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Monterey High School's student population of 495 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monterey High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monterey High School is 0.38, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Hispanic
24%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
White
75%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monterey High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.38n/a
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Monterey High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monterey 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 NamePutnam County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monterey Burks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 494 students
    0.2 miles
    300 Crossville St
    Monterey, TN 38574
    (931)839-7641
    0.2 PK-6 494
  • Crawford Wilson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
    7.2 miles
    2210 Hanging Limb Hw
    Crawford, TN 38554
    (931)445-3335
    7.2 PK-8 213
  • Rickman Rickman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 667 students
    10.4 miles
    631 Rickman Monterey Hw
    Rickman, TN 38580
    (931)498-2825
    10.4 PK-8 667
  • Cookeville White Plains Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12 | 80 students
    10.9 miles
    288 E. Main St
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931)528-1847
    10.9 1-12 80
  • Cookeville Algood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 566 students
    11.0 miles
    2525 Old Walton Rd
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931)303-0362
    11.0 PK-4 566

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