Chester County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,885 students in Chester County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Chester County School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Chester County School District are Jacks Creek Elementary School, Chester County Middle School and W Chester Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Chester County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Chester 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
6 Schools
1,773 Schools
# Students
2,885 Students
998,594 Students
# Teachers
178 Teachers
63,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Chester County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 96% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#24 out of 146 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chester County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chester 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)
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chester 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
96%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Chester 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
0.34
0.55
# American Indian Students
10 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
16 Students
19,790 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
98 Students
103,001 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
10%
# Black Students
371 Students
218,072 Students
% Black Students
13%
22%
# White Students
2,320 Students
627,730 Students
% White Students
80%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
70 Students
27,257 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
64
28,301
# Students in K Grade:
219
75,188
# Students in 1st Grade:
220
74,335
# Students in 2nd Grade:
195
73,824
# Students in 3rd Grade:
196
74,700
# Students in 4th Grade:
233
77,936
# Students in 5th Grade:
215
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
214
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
207
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
219
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
244
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
231
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
228
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
200
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,009 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 $8,970 is less 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
$26 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chester 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
$26 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Chester 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
$9,009
$10,253
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chester 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
$8,970
$10,022
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chester 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 Chester County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jacks Creek Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
65 State Route 22a
Jacks Creek, TN 38347
(731) 989-8155
Grades: K-3
| 122 students
Rank: #22.
Chester County Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
634 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-8110
Grades: 4-5
| 448 students
Rank: #33.
W Chester Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1243 West Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-8150
Grades: K-3
| 268 students
Rank: #44.
East Chester Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
708 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-8145
Grades: PK-3
| 504 students
Rank: #55.
Chester County Junior High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
930 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-8135
Grades: 6-8
| 640 students
Rank: #66.
Chester County High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
552 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-8125
Grades: 9-12
| 903 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 2,885 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34

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