732 Boyds Creek Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Seymour High School serves 1,086 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Seymour High School's student population of 1,086 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,086 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Seymour High School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
93%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
95%
90%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,086 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 30% in TN)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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