Dickson County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 15 public schools managed by Dickson County School District serving 8,434 students in Dickson, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Dickson County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dickson Centennial Elementary School
    198 Upper Lake Dr
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)446-0355

    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
  • Charlotte Charlotte Elementary School
    200 Humphries St
    Charlotte, TN 37036
    (615)740-5803

    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
  • Charlotte Charlotte Middle School
    250 Humphries St
    Charlotte, TN 37036
    (615)740-6060

    Grades: 6-8 | 417 students
  • Charlotte Creek Wood High School
    3499 Highway 47 North
    Charlotte, TN 37036
    (615)740-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 978 students
  • Dickson Dickson County High School
    509 Henslee Dr
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)446-9003

    Grades: 9-12 | 1518 students
  • Dickson Dickson Elementary School
    120 W Broad St
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)740-5837

    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
  • Dickson Dickson Intermediate School
    507 Henslee Dr
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)740-5829

    Grades: 6 | 414 students
  • Dickson Dickson Middle School
    401 E College St
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)446-2273

    Grades: 7-8 | 809 students
  • Dickson The Discovery School
    101 Henslee Dr
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)441-4163

    Grades: K-5 | 231 students
  • Charlotte New Directions Academy
    4000 Highway 48 North
    Charlotte, TN 37036
    (615)740-6070

    Grades: K-12 | 103 students
  • Dickson Oakmont Elementary School
    630 Hwy 46 South
    Dickson, TN 37055
    (615)446-2435

    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
  • Burns Stuart Burns Elementary School
    3201 Highway 96
    Burns, TN 37029
    (615)446-2791

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Vanleer Vanleer Elementary School
    4456 Highway 49 West
    Vanleer, TN 37181
    (615)740-5760

    Grades: PK-5 | 286 students
  • White Bluff W James Middle School
    3030 Trace Creek Rd
    White Bluff, TN 37187
    (615)740-5770

    Grades: 6-8 | 282 students
  • White Bluff White Bluff Elementary School
    377 School Rd
    White Bluff, TN 37187
    (615)740-5775

    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students

Overview

School District NameDickson County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,434 students
# of Teachers560 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students4,272 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students4,162 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.28
# of American Indian Students19 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students69 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students468 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students479 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students7,166 students
% White Students
84%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students232 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:176
# of Students in Kindergarten:598
# of Students in 1st Grade:570
# of Students in 2nd Grade:637
# of Students in 3rd Grade:603
# of Students in 4th Grade:662
# of Students in 5th Grade:695
# of Students in 6th Grade:661
# of Students in 7th Grade:627
# of Students in 8th Grade:673
# of Students in 9th Grade:624
# of Students in 10th Grade:692
# of Students in 11th Grade:622
# of Students in 12th Grade:594
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Dickson County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 129 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dickson 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dickson 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dickson County School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,838 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,897. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,888 is less than the state average of $8,572. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$66 MM$31 MM
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Spending$67 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Dickson County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,838$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dickson County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,888$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dickson County School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Dickson County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.28, which is same as the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Dickson Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.