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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 78 public schools in Hamilton County School District, serving 44,822 students.
  • Public schools in Hamilton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 34% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
  • The top ranked public schools in Hamilton County School District are Lookout Mountain Elementary School, Thrasher Elementary School and Nolan Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameHamilton County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.hcde.org/
School District Phone Number(423) 498-7020
School District Grades OfferedPK - 09
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
# of Schools78 Schools1,782 Schools
# of Students44,822 Students1,002,012 Students
# of Teachers2,839 Teachers63,501 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Hamilton County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 145 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hamilton County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.610.55
# of American Indian Students82 Students1,649 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1,087 Students19,810 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students5,648 Students103,173 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
10%
# of Black Students13,073 Students219,476 Students
% Black Students
29%
22%
# of White Students24,236 Students629,507 Students
% White Students
54%
63%
# of Hawaiian Students35 Students1,096 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students661 Students27,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:99628,379
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,63075,482
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,44374,633
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,47574,145
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,63474,844
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,60178,085
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,65878,681
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,44176,941
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,23875,058
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,21774,150
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,36375,782
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,13274,322
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,02472,070
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,97069,440
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,504 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,717. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,547 is higher than the state average of $8,398. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$372 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hamilton County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$374 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Hamilton County  School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,504$8,717
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hamilton County  School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,547$8,398
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hamilton County  School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Hamilton County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Allen Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 20%
    9811 Dallas Hollow Rd
    Soddy Daisy, TN 37379
    (423) 843-4713

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • Alpine Crest Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4700 Stagg Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37415
    (423) 874-1921

    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
  • Apison Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 5%
    10433 East Brainerd Rd
    Apison, TN 37302
    (423) 236-4322

    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
  • Barger Academy Magnet School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4808 Brainerd Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37411
    (423) 493-0348

    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
  • Battle Academy For Teaching Learning Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1601 Market St
    Chattanooga, TN 37402
    (423) 209-5747

    Grades: PK-5 | 383 students
  • Bess T Shepherd Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7126 Tyner Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423) 855-2611

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Big Ridge Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 10%
    5210 Cassandra Smith Rd
    Hixson, TN 37343
    (423) 843-4793

    Grades: K-5 | 491 students
  • Brainerd High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1020 N Moore Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37411
    (423) 855-2615

    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
  • Brown Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5716 Hwy 58
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423) 344-1439

    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
  • Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy Magnet School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    927 West 37th St
    Chattanooga, TN 37410
    (423) 825-7337

    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
  • Central High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5728 Highway 58
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423) 344-1447

    Grades: 9-12 | 924 students
  • Chatt High Center For Creative Arts Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1301 Dallas Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (423) 209-5929

    Grades: 6-12 | 597 students
  • Chattanooga Charter School Of Excellence Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5600 Brainerd Rd, Suite A-24
    Chattanooga, TN 37411
    (423) 521-0402

    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
  • Chattanooga Charter School Of Excellence Middle School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1912 South Willow St
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
    (423) 710-1121

    Grades: 6-8 | 179 students
  • Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1802 Bailey Ave
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
    (423) 702-7230

    Grades: 6-12 | 359 students
  • Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Upper Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 20%
    865 E 3rd St
    Chattanooga, TN 37403
    (423) 209-5812

    Grades: 6-12 | 673 students
  • Chattanooga School For The Arts And Science Csas Lower Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    865 East 3rd St
    Chattanooga, TN 37403
    (423) 209-5817

    Grades: K-5 | 371 students
  • Chattanooga School For The Liberal Arts Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6579 East Brainerd Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423) 855-2614

    Grades: K-8 | 449 students
  • Clifton Hills Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 6%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1815 East 32nd St
    Chattanooga, TN 37407
    (423) 493-0357

    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
  • Daisy Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 20%
    620 Sequoyah Rd
    Soddy Daisy, TN 37379
    (423) 332-8815

    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
  • Dalewood Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 Shallowford Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37411
    (423) 493-0323

    Grades: 6-8 | 350 students
  • Dupont Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4134 Hixson Pike
    Chattanooga, TN 37415
    (423) 870-0615

    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
  • East Brainerd Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7453 E Brainerd Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423) 855-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,180 student
  • East Hamilton School Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2015 Ooltewah-ringgold Rd
    Ooltewah, TN 37363
    (423) 855-3535

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,757 student
  • East Lake Academy Of Fine Arts Magnet School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2700 East 34th St
    Chattanooga, TN 37407
    (423) 493-0334

    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
  • East Lake Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3600 13th Ave
    Chattanooga, TN 37407
    (423) 493-0366

    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
  • East Ridge Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1014 John Ross Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37412
    (423) 493-9296

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,122 student
  • East Ridge High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4320 Bennett Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37412
    (423) 867-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 827 students
  • East Ridge Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4400 Bennett Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37412
    (423) 867-6214

    Grades: 6-8 | 702 students
  • East Side Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1603 South Lyerly St
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
    (423) 493-7780

    Grades: K-5 | 577 students
  • Hamilton County Collegiate High At Chattanooga State Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4501 Amnicola Hwy
    Chattanooga, TN 37406
    (423) 697-3226

    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
  • Hamilton County High School
    9050 Career Ln
    Ooltewah, TN 37363
    (423) 344-1433

    Grades: 11-12 | 116 students
  • Hamilton County Virtual School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3074 Hickory Valley Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423) 209-8804

    Grades: 1-12 | 28 students
  • Hardy Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2100 Glass St
    Chattanooga, TN 37406
    (423) 493-0300

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Harrison Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5637 Highway 58 North
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423) 344-1428

    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
  • Show 43 more public schools in Hamilton County School District (out of 78 total schools)
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