Sequoyah High School

  • Sequoyah High School serves 997 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Sequoyah High School operates within the Monroe County School District.
  • Monroe County School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 997 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 997 students
Sequoyah High School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Sequoyah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Sequoyah High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Sequoyah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 20:1 16:1
Sequoyah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Sequoyah High School Asian Students (1999-2008)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Sequoyah High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
n/a
22%
Sequoyah High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
93%
65%
Sequoyah High School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sequoyah High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Sequoyah High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sequoyah High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.27
Sequoyah High School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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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Sequoyah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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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Sequoyah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Monroe County School District's student population of 5,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,369 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,120 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,531 3,513
Monroe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 84%
Monroe County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $32 MM
Monroe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $51 MM $33 MM
Monroe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,369 $9,003
Monroe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,120 $9,420
Monroe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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