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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Houston County School District serving 1,401 students in Erin, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Houston County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Erin Erin Elementary School
    6500 State Route 13 S.
    Erin, TN 37061
    (931)289-3127

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • Erin Houston Co High School
    2500 State Route 149
    Erin, TN 37061
    (931)289-4447

    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
  • Erin Houston Co Middle School
    3460 West Main
    Erin, TN 37061
    (931)289-5591

    Grades: 6-8 | 305 students
  • Tennessee Ridge Tennessee Ridge Elementary School
    135 School St
    Tennessee Ridge, TN 37178
    (931)721-3780

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students

Overview

School District NameHouston County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,401 students
# of Teachers88 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students692 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students709 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.16
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students33 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students39 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,270 students
% White Students
91%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students47 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:67
# of Students in Kindergarten:99
# of Students in 1st Grade:114
# of Students in 2nd Grade:94
# of Students in 3rd Grade:88
# of Students in 4th Grade:102
# of Students in 5th Grade:101
# of Students in 6th Grade:99
# of Students in 7th Grade:97
# of Students in 8th Grade:109
# of Students in 9th Grade:111
# of Students in 10th Grade:128
# of Students in 11th Grade:96
# of Students in 12th Grade:96
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Houston 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Houston 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)
29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Houston 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≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Houston 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 $8,872 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 $8,090 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$13 MM$31 MM
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Spending$12 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Houston County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,872$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Houston County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,090$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Houston 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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Houston County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.16, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Erin Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.