Blount County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 10,770 students in Blount County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Blount County School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Blount County School District are Carpenters Elementary School, Prospect Elementary School and Porter Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Blount County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Blount County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Tennessee for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Blount County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 09
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TN)
# Schools
20 Schools
1,773 Schools
# Students
10,770 Students
998,594 Students
# Teachers
692 Teachers
63,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Blount County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 146 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#76 out of 146 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Blount County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blount County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blount County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Blount County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.55
# American Indian Students
24 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
44 Students
19,790 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
587 Students
103,001 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
10%
# Black Students
165 Students
218,072 Students
% Black Students
2%
22%
# White Students
9,680 Students
627,730 Students
% White Students
90%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
265 Students
27,257 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
191
28,301
# Students in K Grade:
832
75,188
# Students in 1st Grade:
725
74,335
# Students in 2nd Grade:
752
73,824
# Students in 3rd Grade:
803
74,700
# Students in 4th Grade:
842
77,936
# Students in 5th Grade:
868
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
800
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
815
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
832
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
805
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
867
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
848
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
790
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,154 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,253. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,181 is higher than the state median of $10,022. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TN)
Total Revenue
$109 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Blount County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$110 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Blount County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,154
$10,253
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Blount County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,181
$10,022
This chart display average spending per public school student in Blount County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Blount County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carpenters Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
915 Huffstetler Rd
Maryville, TN 37803
(865) 980-1490
Grades: PK-5
| 510 students
Rank: #22.
Prospect Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1535 Burnett Station Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(865) 980-1565
Grades: PK-5
| 415 students
Rank: #33.
Porter Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
4520 Wildwood Springs Rd
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 983-4071
Grades: K-5
| 274 students
Rank: #44.
Middlesettlements
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3105 Miser Station Rd
Louisville, TN 37777
(865) 983-6644
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
Rank: #55.
Friendsville Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
210 E 4th Ave
Louisville, TN 37777
(865) 980-1252
Grades: K-5
| 213 students
Rank: #66.
Carpenters Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(3)
920 Huffstetler Rd
Maryville, TN 37803
(865) 980-1414
Grades: 6-8
| 630 students
Rank: #77.
Eagleton Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
708 Sam Houston School Rd
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 980-1455
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #88.
Mary Blount Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
131 South Old Glory Rd
Maryville, TN 37801
(865) 980-1430
Grades: PK-5
| 577 students
Rank: #99.
Townsend Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
140 Tiger Dr
Townsend, TN 37882
(865) 980-1202
Grades: K-5
| 130 students
Rank: #1010.
William Blount High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
219 County Farm Rd
Maryville, TN 37801
(865) 984-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,785 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2130 Old Niles Ferry
Maryville, TN 37803
(865) 982-0630
Grades: K-5
| 296 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Montvale Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3128 Montvale Rd
Maryville, TN 37803
(865) 983-2666
Grades: K-5
| 317 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Rockford Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3728 Williams Mill Rd
Rockford, TN 37853
(865) 982-1415
Grades: PK-5
| 454 students
Rank: #1414.
Union Grove Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
330 South Old Grey Ridge Rd
Friendsville, TN 37737
(865) 980-1515
Grades: PK-5
| 316 students
Rank: #1515.
Union Grove Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
334 South Old Grey Ridge Rd
Friendsville, TN 37737
(865) 980-1320
Grades: 6-8
| 637 students
Rank: #1616.
Lanier Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6006 Lanier Rd
Greenback, TN 37742
(865) 980-1051
Grades: PK-5
| 353 students
Rank: #1717.
Heritage High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3741 E Lamar Alex Pkwy
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 984-8110
Grades: 9-12
| 1,525 students
Rank: #1818.
Heritage Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3737 E Lamar Alex Pkwy
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 980-1300
Grades: 6-8
| 815 students
Rank: #1919.
Walland Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
247 E Millers Cove Rd
Walland, TN 37886
(865) 983-2801
Grades: K-5
| 303 students
Rank: #2020.
Eagleton Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2610 Cinema Dr
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 982-3211
Grades: 6-8
| 365 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 10,770 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19

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