Morgan County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Morgan County School District serving 3,097 students in Wartburg, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Morgan County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Wartburg Central Elementary School
    1315 Knoxville Hw
    Wartburg, TN 37887
    (423)346-6683

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Wartburg Central High School
    1119 Knoxville Hw
    Wartburg, TN 37887
    (423)346-6616

    Grades: 9-12 | 414 students
  • Wartburg Central Middle School
    146 Liberty Rd
    Wartburg, TN 37887
    (423)346-2800

    Grades: 6-8 | 279 students
  • Coalfield Coalfield School
    1720 Coalhill Rd
    Coalfield, TN 37719
    (865)435-7332

    Grades: PK-12 | 495 students
  • Wartburg Morgan County Career And Technical Center Vocational School
    132 Flat Fork Rd
    Wartburg, TN 37887
    (423)346-6285

    Grades: 12 | 11 students
  • Oakdale Oakdale School
    225 Clifty Creek Rd
    Oakdale, TN 37829
    (423)369-3885

    Grades: PK-12 | 525 students
  • Oliver Springs Petros Joyner Elementary School
    125 Petros Joyner School Rd
    Oliver Springs, TN 37840
    (423)324-8600

    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
  • Sunbright Sunbright School
    205 Burrville Rd
    Sunbright, TN 37872
    (423)628-2244

    Grades: PK-12 | 563 students

Overview

School District NameMorgan County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,097 students
# of Teachers214 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,580 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,517 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.05
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students31 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students12 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students3,014 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students22 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:130
# of Students in Kindergarten:199
# of Students in 1st Grade:220
# of Students in 2nd Grade:185
# of Students in 3rd Grade:210
# of Students in 4th Grade:265
# of Students in 5th Grade:216
# of Students in 6th Grade:215
# of Students in 7th Grade:245
# of Students in 8th Grade:235
# of Students in 9th Grade:257
# of Students in 10th Grade:237
# of Students in 11th Grade:222
# of Students in 12th Grade:261
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Morgan 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 98% has decreased from 99% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morgan 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)
21%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morgan 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
98%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Morgan 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 $8,458 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 $8,206 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$28 MM$31 MM
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Spending$27 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Morgan County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,458$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Morgan County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,206$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Morgan 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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Morgan County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.05, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Morgan County Career And Technical Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.