Lake County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Lake County School District, serving 817 students.
  • Public school in Lake County School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 35% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
  • The top ranked public school in Lake County School District are Lara Kendall Elementary School, Margaret Newton Elementary School and Lake County High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Tennessee public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLake County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lake.k12.tn.us
School District Phone Number(731)253-6601
School District Grades OfferedPK - 09
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
# of Schools3 Schools1,782 Schools
# of Students817 Students1,002,012 Students
# of Teachers72 Teachers63,501 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1

District Comparison

  • Lake County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 145 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake 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)
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake 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 Lake County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.500.55
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,649 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a19,810 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students25 Students103,173 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
10%
# of Black Students206 Students219,476 Students
% Black Students
25%
22%
# of White Students539 Students629,507 Students
% White Students
66%
63%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,096 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students47 Students27,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5628,379
# of Students in Kindergarten:5875,482
# of Students in 1st Grade:6874,633
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5574,145
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7574,844
# of Students in 4th Grade:6778,085
# of Students in 5th Grade:5278,681
# of Students in 6th Grade:6076,941
# of Students in 7th Grade:4975,058
# of Students in 8th Grade:6074,150
# of Students in 9th Grade:5375,782
# of Students in 10th Grade:5574,322
# of Students in 11th Grade:5172,070
# of Students in 12th Grade:5869,440
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,149 is higher than the state average of $8,717. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,203 is higher than the state average of $8,398. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$9 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$9 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake County  School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,149$8,717
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake County  School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,203$8,398
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake County  School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lake County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Lake County High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 Cochran St
    Tiptonville, TN 38079
    (731)253-7734

    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
  • Lara Kendall Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 College St
    Ridgely, TN 38080
    (731)264-5586

    Grades: PK-8 | 361 students
  • Margaret Newton Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    819 Church St
    Tiptonville, TN 38079
    (731)253-7253

    Grades: PK-5 | 239 students
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