Sevier County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 14,512 students in Sevier County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Sevier County School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Sevier County School District are Pittman Center Elementary School, Seymour Middle School and Seymour Intermediate. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Sevier County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Sevier County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Tennessee for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Sevier County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 09
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TN)
# Schools
28 Schools
1,774 Schools
# Students
14,512 Students
998,935 Students
# Teachers
1,022 Teachers
63,326 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Sevier County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#77 out of 146 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sevier County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sevier 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sevier 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sevier County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.30
0.55
# American Indian Students
43 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
197 Students
19,795 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,825 Students
103,087 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
10%
# Black Students
166 Students
218,208 Students
% Black Students
1%
22%
# White Students
12,037 Students
627,837 Students
% White Students
83%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
15 Students
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
229 Students
27,264 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
258
28,326
# Students in K Grade:
1,085
75,244
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,124
74,402
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,045
73,880
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,034
74,763
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,105
78,010
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,124
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,133
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,071
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,107
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,196
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,087
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,122
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,021
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,300 is higher than the state median of $9,944. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,025 is higher than the state median of $9,674. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TN)
Total Revenue
$164 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sevier County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$160 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Sevier County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,300
$9,944
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sevier County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,025
$9,674
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sevier County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Sevier County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pittman Center Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2455 East Pkwy
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-4515
Grades: PK-8
| 325 students
Rank: #22.
Seymour Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
737 Boyds Creek Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(865) 579-0730
Grades: 6-8
| 593 students
Rank: #33.
Seymour Intermediate
Math: 44% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
212 North Pitner Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(865) 609-0030
Grades: 3-5
| 548 students
Rank: #44.
Catlettsburg Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1409 Catlettsburg Rd
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 428-2171
Grades: PK-6
| 617 students
Rank: #55.
Sevier County High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1200 Dolly Parton Pkwy
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-5525
Grades: 9-12
| 1,155 students
Rank: #66.
Catons Chapel Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3135 Catons Chapel Rd
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 453-2132
Grades: PK-8
| 452 students
Rank: #77.
Pigeon Forge High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
414 Tiger Dr
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
(865) 774-5790
Grades: 9-12
| 713 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Northview Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3293 Douglas Dam Rd
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-2415
Grades: PK-3
| 468 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Wearwood Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3150 Wearwood Dr
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-2252
Grades: K-8
| 187 students
Rank: #1010.
Pi Beta Phi Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
125 Cherokee Orchard Rd
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-5076
Grades: PK-8
| 473 students
Rank: #1111.
New Center Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2701 Old Newport Hwy
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 453-2123
Grades: K-9
| 775 students
Rank: #1212.
Sevierville Intermediate
Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
416 High St
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 428-8925
Grades: 3-5
| 752 students
Rank: #1313.
Gatlinburg Pittman High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
150 Proffitt Rd
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-5637
Grades: 9-12
| 588 students
Rank: #1414.
Boyds Creek Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(7)
1729 Indian Warpath
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 774-8285
Grades: K-8
| 549 students
Rank: #1515.
Seymour Primary
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
717 Boyds Creek Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(865) 577-5970
Grades: K-2
| 494 students
Rank: #1616.
Northview Intermediate School
Math: 39% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3295 Douglas Dam Rd
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-7985
Grades: 4-6
| 418 students
Rank: #1717.
Sevierville Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
520 High St
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-0311
Grades: 6-8
| 727 students
Rank: #1818.
Jones Cove Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4554 Jones Cove Rd
Cosby, TN 37722
(865) 453-9325
Grades: PK-8
| 141 students
Rank: #1919.
Pigeon Forge Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Wears Valley Rd
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
(865) 453-2401
Grades: 5-8
| 552 students
Rank: #2020.
Northview Junior Academy
Math: 30% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2719 Northview Academy Ln
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-5880
Grades: 7-9
| 602 students
Rank: #2121.
Pigeon Forge Primary
Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1766 Waldens Creek Rd
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 428-3016
Grades: PK-4
| 720 students
Gary Hardin Academy
Reading: ≤20%
2540 Boyds Creek Rd
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 453-8338
Grades: 9-12
| 79 students
Greenbrier Alternative Learning Center
Alternative School
2851 Webb Creek Rd
Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 453-8338
Grades: 11
| 4 students
Northview Senior Academy
Reading: 30-34%
2719 Northview Academy Ln
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-5880
Grades: 10-12
| 581 students
Parkway Academy
Alternative School
300 Cedar St
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 429-3908
Grades: 2-11
| 12 students
Sevierville Primary
1146 Blanton Dr
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-2824
Grades: PK-2
| 763 students
Seymour High School
Reading: 44%
732 Boyds Creek Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(865) 577-7040
Grades: 9-12
| 1,086 students
T Lawson Early Childhood Education Center
Special Education School
550 East Gate Rd
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 428-5793
Grades: PK-K
| 138 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 14,512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30

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