Pickett County High School

  • Pickett County High School serves 211 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pickett County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Pickett County High School's student population of 211 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pickett County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pickett County High School is 0.05, 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 School Rank#680 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
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22%
White
97%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.050.55
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pickett County 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 NamePickett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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