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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 87 public schools managed by Knox County School District serving 60,372 students in Knoxville, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), 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.

Knox County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Knoxville A L Lotts Elementary School
    9320 Westland Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)539-8611

    Grades: PK-5 | 913 students
  • Knoxville Adrian Burnett Elementary School
    4521 Brown Gap Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1474

    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
  • Knoxville Amherst Elementary School
    5101 Schaad Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865)560-7001

    Grades: PK-5 | 817 students
  • Knoxville Austin East High/magnet
    2800 M L King Jr Av
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-3792

    Grades: 9-12 | 642 students
  • Knoxville Ball Camp Elementary School
    9801 Middlebrook Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865)539-7888

    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
  • Knoxville Bearden Elementary School
    5717 Kingston Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865)909-9000

    Grades: PK-5 | 359 students
  • Knoxville Bearden High School
    8352 Kingston Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865)539-7800

    Grades: 8-12 | 2083 students
  • Knoxville Bearden Middle School
    1000 Francis Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37909
    (865)539-7839

    Grades: 6-8 | 1234 students
  • Knoxville Beaumont Elementary/magnet
    1211 Beaumont Av
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865)594-1272

    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
  • Knoxville Belle Morris Elementary School
    2308 Washington Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)594-1277

    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
  • Knoxville Blue Grass Elementary School
    8901 Blue Grass Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)539-7864

    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
  • Knoxville Bonny Kate Elementary School
    7608 Martin Mill Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)579-2108

    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
  • Knoxville Brickey Mccloud Elementary School
    1810 Dry Gap Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1499

    Grades: PK-5 | 1004 students
  • Knoxville Career Magnet Academy Vocational School
    7171 Strawberry Plains Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)622-3800

    Grades: 9-11 | 265 students
  • Strawberry Plains Carter Elementary School
    9304 College La
    Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
    (865)933-4172

    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
  • Strawberry Plains Carter High School
    210 N Carter School Rd
    Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
    (865)933-3434

    Grades: 9-12 | 932 students
  • Strawberry Plains Carter Middle School
    204 North Carter School Rd
    Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
    (865)933-3426

    Grades: 6-8 | 834 students
  • Knoxville Cedar Bluff Elementary School
    705 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)539-7721

    Grades: PK-6 | 1229 students
  • Knoxville Cedar Bluff Middle School
    707 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)539-7891

    Grades: 6-8 | 598 students
  • Knoxville Central High School
    5321 Jacksboro Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1113 students
  • Knoxville Chilhowee Intermediate
    5005 Asheville Hw
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-1285

    Grades: 3-5 | 275 students
  • Knoxville Christenberry Elementary School
    927 Oglewood Av
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)594-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Powell Copper Ridge Elementary School
    2502 East Brushy Valley Rd
    Powell, TN 37849
    (865)938-7002

    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
  • Corryton Corryton Elementary School
    7200 Corryton Rd
    Corryton, TN 37721
    (865)687-4573

    Grades: K-5 | 207 students
  • Knoxville Dogwood Elementary School
    705 Tipton Av
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)579-5677

    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
  • Knoxville Dr. Paul L. Kelley Volunteer Academy
    3001 Knox Center Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37924
    (865)525-0069

    Grades: 11-12 | 114 students
  • Mascot East Knox Elementary School
    9315 Rutledge Pk
    Mascot, TN 37806
    (865)933-3493

    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
  • Knoxville Emerald Academy Charter School
    220 Carrick St
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865)637-3227

    Grades: K-6 | 259 students
  • Knoxville Fair Garden Family/community Center Special Education School
    400 Fern St
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-1320

    Grades: PK-K | 164 students
  • Knoxville Farragut High School
    11237 Kingston Pk
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-9775

    Grades: 9-12 | 1764 students
  • Knoxville Farragut Intermediate
    208 West End Av
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-6703

    Grades: 3-5 | 1085 students
  • Knoxville Farragut Middle School
    200 West End Av
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-9756

    Grades: 6-8 | 1438 students
  • Knoxville Farragut Primary
    509 North Campbell Station Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-5848

    Grades: PK-2 | 972 students
  • Knoxville Fountain City Elementary School
    2910 Montbelle Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1445

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Knoxville Ft Sanders Education Development Center Special Education School
    501 S Twenty-first St
    Knoxville, TN 37916
    (865)594-5035

    Grades: 7-12 | 330 students
  • Show 52 more public schools in Knox County

Overview

School District NameKnox County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students60,372 students
# of Teachers3,840 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students29,843 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students30,529 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.47
# of American Indian Students103 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,301 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students5,252 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students8,335 students
% Black Students
14%
# of White Students42,870 students
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Students78 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2,433 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,469
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,405
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,400
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,544
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,528
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,789
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,725
# of Students in 6th Grade:4,473
# of Students in 7th Grade:4,479
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,492
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,596
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,594
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,497
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,381
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Knox 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 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
36%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
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 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,364 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 $8,191 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$493 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Knox County School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$483 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Knox County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,364$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Knox County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,191$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Knox 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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Knox County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.47, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Norwood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.