131 Shipley Ferry Rd
Blountville, TN 37617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sullivan Central High School serves 794 students in grades 9-12.
Sullivan Central 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 794 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Sullivan Central High School's student population of 794 students has declined by 10% 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
794 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Sullivan Central High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sullivan Central High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#739 out of 1705 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
96%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 794 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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