Summertown High School

411 College St
Summertown, TN 38483
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Summertown High School serves 668 students in grades 7-12.
Summertown High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 22% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Summertown High School's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Summertown High School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Summertown High School is 0.04, 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 Testing Rank
#1129 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
98%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.55
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Summertown High School is Mt Pleasant High School (9.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ethridge Elementary School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summertown Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Summertown Summertown Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 683 students
    0.8 miles
    319 Corbin St
    Summertown, TN 38483
    (931) 964-3614
    0.8 PK-6 683
  • Ethridge Ethridge Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 432 students
    7.5 miles
    33 Main St
    Ethridge, TN 38456
    (931) 201-5880
    7.5 PK-8 432
  • Mount Pleasant Mt Pleasant High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
    9.1 miles
    600 North Greenwood Ave
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-5583
    9.1 9-12 385
  • Mount Pleasant J E Woody Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 533 students
    9.2 miles
    600 North Locust St
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-5040
    9.2 PK-4 533
  • Mount Pleasant Mt. Pleasant Middle Visual Perform. Arts Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 464 students
    9.4 miles
    410 Gray Ln
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-1100
    9.4 5-8 464

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