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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 79 public schools in Knoxville, TN, serving 52,405 students.
  • Knoxville, TN public school have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Knoxville have an average ranking in the top 30% of Tennessee public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Knoxville, TN are Sequoyah Elementary School, Farragut Middle School and West Valley Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less 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.

Top Knoxville, TN Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A L Lotts Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 5%
    9320 Westland Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)539-8611

    Grades: PK-5 | 943 students
  • Adrian Burnett Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4521 Brown Gap Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1474

    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
  • Amherst Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5101 Schaad Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865)560-7001

    Grades: PK-5 | 809 students
  • Austin East High/magnet Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2800 M L King Jr Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-3792

    Grades: 7-12 | 643 students
  • Ball Camp Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 20%
    9801 Middlebrook Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    (865)539-7888

    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
  • Bearden Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    5717 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865)909-9000

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Bearden High School Math: 15% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    8352 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (865)539-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 2126 students
  • Bearden Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1000 Francis Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37909
    (865)539-7839

    Grades: 6-8 | 1299 students
  • Beaumont Elementary/magnet Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1211 Beaumont Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865)594-1272

    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
  • Belle Morris Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2308 Washington Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)594-1277

    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
  • Blue Grass Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8901 Blue Grass Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)539-7864

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • Bonny Kate Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7608 Martin Mill Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)579-2108

    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
  • Brickey Mccloud Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1810 Dry Gap Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1499

    Grades: PK-5 | 1028 students
  • Career Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7201 Strawberry Plains Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-1731

    Grades: 9-12 | 293 students
  • Cedar Bluff Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 30%
    705 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)539-7721

    Grades: PK-5 | 1300 students
  • Cedar Bluff Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 30%
    707 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)539-7891

    Grades: 6-8 | 620 students
  • Central High School Math: 4% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5321 Jacksboro Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1400

    Grades: 8-12 | 1112 students
  • Chilhowee Intermediate Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5005 Asheville Hwy
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-1285

    Grades: 3-5 | 230 students
  • Christenberry Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    927 Oglewood Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)594-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
  • Dogwood Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    705 Tipton Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)579-5677

    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
  • Dr. Paul L. Kelley Volunteer Academy
    3001 Knox Center Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37924
    (865)525-0069

    Grades: 11-12 | 89 students
  • Emerald Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    220 Carrick St
    Knoxville, TN 37921
    (865)637-3227

    Grades: K-7 | 373 students
  • Fair Garden Family/community Center Special Education School
    400 Fern St
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)594-1320

    Grades: PK-K | 159 students
  • Farragut High School Math: 45% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11237 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-9775

    Grades: 9-12 | 1846 students
  • Farragut Intermediate Math: 66% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 5%
    208 West End Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-6703

    Grades: 3-5 | 1067 students
  • Farragut Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 5%
    200 West End Ave
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-9756

    Grades: 6-8 | 1461 students
  • Farragut Primary
    509 North Campbell Station Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (865)966-5848

    Grades: PK-2 | 988 students
  • Fountain City Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2910 Montbelle Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1445

    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
  • Ft Sanders Education Development Center Special Education School
    501 S Twenty-first St
    Knoxville, TN 37916
    (865)594-5035

    Grades: 3-12 | 312 students
  • Fulton High School Math: 2% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2509 North Broadway
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)594-1240

    Grades: 9-12 | 957 students
  • Gap Creek Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1920 Kimberlin Hts Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)577-4860

    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
  • Green Magnet Math And Science Academy Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 Townview Dr
    Knoxville, TN 37915
    (865)594-1324

    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
  • Gresham Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    500 Gresham Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37918
    (865)689-1430

    Grades: 6-8 | 837 students
  • Halls Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7502 Andersonville Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37938
    (865)922-7445

    Grades: PK-5 | 787 students
  • Halls High School Math: 9% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4321 East Emory Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37938
    (865)922-7757

    Grades: 9-12 | 1258 students
  • Show 44 more public schools in Knoxville, TN (out of 79 total schools)
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