Tennessee High School

  • Tennessee High School serves 1,193 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 57%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tennessee High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tennessee High School's student population of 1,193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tennessee High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,627 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tennessee High School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
91%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tennessee High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.170.55
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Graduation Rate
92%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBristol School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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