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Overview

School District NameKnox County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.knoxschools.org
School District Phone Number(865) 594-1620
School District Grades OfferedPK - 09
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
# of Schools87 Schools1,782 Schools
# of Students60,802 Students1,002,012 Students
# of Teachers3,707 Teachers63,501 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Knox County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 145 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#54 out of 146 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Knox County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Knox 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)
36%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knox 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
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Knox County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.480.55
# of American Indian Students89 Students1,649 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1,349 Students19,810 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students5,634 Students103,173 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
10%
# of Black Students8,205 Students219,476 Students
% Black Students
14%
22%
# of White Students42,843 Students629,507 Students
% White Students
71%
63%
# of Hawaiian Students83 Students1,096 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,599 Students27,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,48428,379
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,55075,482
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,45674,633
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,45274,145
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,59774,844
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,58578,085
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,79878,681
# of Students in 6th Grade:4,65476,941
# of Students in 7th Grade:4,47775,058
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,55274,150
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,66575,782
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,62074,322
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,51172,070
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,40169,440
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,097 in this school district is less than the state median of $9,944. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,758 is less than the state median of $9,674. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$553 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Knox County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$533 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Knox County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,097$9,944
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Knox County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,758$9,674
This chart display average spending per public school student in Knox County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Knox County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Sequoyah Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 1%
    942 Southgate Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865) 594-1360

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Rocky Hill Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    1200 Morrell Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865) 539-7844

    Grades: K-5 | 771 students
  • Farragut Intermediate Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    208 West End Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 966-6703

    Grades: 3-5 | 1,067 student
  • Northshore Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    1889 Thunderhead Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 670-4104

    Grades: PK-5 | 981 students
  • A L Lotts Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    9320 Westland Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 539-8611

    Grades: PK-5 | 943 students
  • Shannondale Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    5316 Shannondale Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865) 689-1465

    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
  • Farragut Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    200 West End Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 966-9756

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,461 student
  • West Valley Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    9118 George Williams Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 539-5145

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,207 student
  • Bearden Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    5717 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865) 909-9000

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Blue Grass Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 57%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    8901 Blue Grass Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 539-7864

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • Ball Camp Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    9801 Middlebrook Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865) 539-7888

    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
  • Gap Creek Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1920 Kimberlin Hts Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 577-4860

    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
  • Hardin Valley Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    11445 Hardin Valley Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37932
    (865) 470-2088

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,091 student
  • Brickey Mccloud Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1810 Dry Gap Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865) 689-1499

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,028 student
  • Farragut High School Math: 40% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    11237 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865) 966-9775

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,846 student
  • Karns Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    2925 Gray Hendrix Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865) 539-7732

    Grades: 6-9 | 1,597 student
  • Fountain City Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    2910 Montbelle Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865) 689-1445

    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
  • Gibbs Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    7715 Tazewell Pike
    Corryton, TN 37721
    (865) 689-1497

    Grades: PK-10 | 890 students
  • Cedar Bluff Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    705 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865) 539-7721

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,300 student
  • Sterchi Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    900 Oaklett Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37912
    (865) 689-1470

    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
  • Amherst Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    5101 Schaad Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865) 560-7001

    Grades: PK-5 | 809 students
  • Halls Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    7502 Andersonville Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37938
    (865) 922-7445

    Grades: PK-5 | 787 students
  • L N Stem Academy Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    401 Henley St
    Knoxville, TN 37902
    (865) 329-8440

    Grades: 8-12 | 603 students
  • Mt Olive Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2507 Maryville Pike S W
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 579-2170

    Grades: K-5 | 267 students
  • Beaumont Elementary/magnet Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1211 Beaumont Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865) 594-1272

    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
  • Karns Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    8108 Beaver Ridge Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865) 539-7767

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,276 student
  • Powell Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    3329 West Emory Rd
    Powell, TN 37849
    (865) 938-9008

    Grades: 6-8 | 927 students
  • Powell Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1711 Spring St
    Powell, TN 37849
    (865) 938-2048

    Grades: PK-5 | 867 students
  • Cedar Bluff Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    707 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865) 539-7891

    Grades: 6-8 | 620 students
  • South Knox Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    801 Sevier Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 579-2100

    Grades: PK-5 | 136 students
  • Bonny Kate Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    7608 Martin Mill Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 579-2108

    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
  • Carter Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    9304 College Ln
    Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
    (865) 933-4172

    Grades: PK-5 | 587 students
  • New Hopewell Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    757 Kimberlin Hgts Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 579-2194

    Grades: K-5 | 231 students
  • Hardin Valley Academy Math: 19% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    11345 Hardin Valley Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37932
    (865) 690-9690

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,050 students
  • Bearden Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 33%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1000 Francis Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37909
    (865) 539-7839

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,299 student
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