Clay County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,121 students in Clay County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Clay County School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Clay County School District are Hermitage Springs Elementary School, Clay County High School and Celina K-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Clay County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Clay 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
3 Schools
1,773 Schools
# Students
1,121 Students
998,594 Students
# Teachers
73 Teachers
63,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Clay County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#117 out of 146 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clay County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clay 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)
28%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clay 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
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clay 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
0.11
0.55
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
19,790 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
28 Students
103,001 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
10%
# Black Students
18 Students
218,072 Students
% Black Students
2%
22%
# White Students
1,060 Students
627,730 Students
% White Students
95%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
27,257 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
62
28,301
# Students in K Grade:
89
75,188
# Students in 1st Grade:
83
74,335
# Students in 2nd Grade:
90
73,824
# Students in 3rd Grade:
72
74,700
# Students in 4th Grade:
89
77,936
# Students in 5th Grade:
75
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
93
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
91
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
76
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
84
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
72
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
85
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
60
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,593 is higher 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 $9,842 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
$12 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clay 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
$11 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Clay 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
$10,593
$10,253
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clay 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
$9,842
$10,022
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clay 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 Clay County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hermitage Springs Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
17580 Clay County Hwy
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
(615) 699-2414
Grades: PK-8
| 205 students
Rank: #22.
Clay County High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
860 Clay County Hwy
Celina, TN 38551
(931) 243-2340
Grades: 9-12
| 301 students
Rank: #33.
Celina K-8
Math: 30% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1324 Mitchell St
Celina, TN 38551
(931) 243-2391
Grades: PK-8
| 615 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 1,121 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11

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