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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Perry County School District serving 1,109 students in Linden, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Perry County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Linden Linden Elementary School
    331 Brooklyn Av
    Linden, TN 37096
    (931)589-2531

    Grades: PK-4 | 333 students
  • Linden Linden Middle School
    130 College Av
    Linden, TN 37096
    (931)589-5000

    Grades: 5-8 | 207 students
  • Lobelville Lobelville Elementary School
    196 East Fourth Av
    Lobelville, TN 37097
    (931)593-2354

    Grades: PK-8 | 232 students
  • Linden Perry County High School
    1056 Squirrel Hollow Rd
    Linden, TN 37096
    (931)589-2831

    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students

Overview

School District NamePerry County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,109 students
# of Teachers91 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students586 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students523 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students4 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students22 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students35 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,034 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:69
# of Students in Kindergarten:75
# of Students in 1st Grade:75
# of Students in 2nd Grade:83
# of Students in 3rd Grade:95
# of Students in 4th Grade:74
# of Students in 5th Grade:77
# of Students in 6th Grade:87
# of Students in 7th Grade:77
# of Students in 8th Grade:60
# of Students in 9th Grade:86
# of Students in 10th Grade:86
# of Students in 11th Grade:73
# of Students in 12th Grade:92
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Perry 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perry 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≥95%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,154 is higher 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 $8,807 is higher 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$11 MM$31 MM
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Spending$10 MM$29 MM
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Revenue / Student$9,154$8,897
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Spending / Student$8,807$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Perry 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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Perry County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Perry County High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.