Sequoyah High School

9517 W Ridge Trail Rd
Soddy Daisy, TN 37379
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 211 students in grades 9-12, Sequoyah High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 31%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 211 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in TN)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sequoyah High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Sequoyah High School's student population of 211 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Sequoyah High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,761 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sequoyah High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TN)
#1445 out of 1761 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sequoyah High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sequoyah High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
3%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sequoyah High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
90%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.19
This chart display the diversity score of Sequoyah High School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Sequoyah High School and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sequoyah High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sequoyah High School's ranking?
Sequoyah High School is ranked #1445 out of 1,761 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
What schools are Sequoyah High School often compared to?
Sequoyah High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Soddy Daisy High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% TN state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% TN state average).
What is the graduation rate of Sequoyah High School?
The graduation rate of Sequoyah High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 90%.
How many students attend Sequoyah High School?
211 students attend Sequoyah High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Sequoyah High School students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sequoyah High School?
Sequoyah High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 15:1.
What grades does Sequoyah High School offer ?
Sequoyah High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Sequoyah High School part of?
Sequoyah High School is part of Hamilton County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 211 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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