Top 5 Best 37917 Tennessee Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,474 students in 37917, TN (there are 2 private schools, serving 167 private students). 94% of all K-12 students in 37917, TN are educated in public schools (compared to the TN state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in 37917, TN are Dr. Paul L. Kelley Volunteer Academy, Christenberry Elementary School and Belle Morris Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 37917 have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in 37917, TN have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Tennessee public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best 37917, TN Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dr. Paul L. Kelley Volunteer Academy
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
535 Chickamauga Avenue Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 525-0069
Grades: 9-12
| 77 students
Rank: #22.
Christenberry Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
927 Oglewood Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-8500
Grades: PK-5
| 460 students
Rank: #33.
Belle Morris Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2308 Washington Pike
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-1277
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #44.
Whittle Springs Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 White Oak Ln
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-4474
Grades: 6-8
| 455 students
Rank: #55.
Fulton High School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 15%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2509 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-1240
Grades: 9-12
| 922 students
Rank: #66.
Richard Yoakley School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4415 Washington Pike
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-3790
Grades: 6-12
| 123 students
535 Chicamauga Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 689-1454
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 37917 Tennessee

37917, Tennessee Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
101 East Fifth Av
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-5081
Grades: 9-12
| 95 students
101 East 5th Av, Room 308
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 594-3713
Grades: 9-12
| 271 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 37917, TN?
How many public schools are located in 37917, TN?
7 public schools are located in 37917, TN.
What percentage of students in 37917, TN go to public school?
94% of all K-12 students in 37917, TN are educated in public schools (compared to the TN state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in 37917, TN?
37917, TN public schools minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Tennessee public schools average of 40% (majority Black).

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