Top 5 Best Tennessee Special Education Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 special education public high schools serving 1,522 students in Tennessee.
The top ranked special education public high schools in Tennessee are Harris-hillman Special Education, Tenn School For Blind and Tennessee High School For Deaf. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tennessee special education public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Tennessee public high school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 14% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Tennessee special education public high school have a Graduation Rate of 41%, which is less than the Tennessee average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Tennessee High School For Deaf, with ≥50% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Tennessee or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public high school average of 34% (majority Black).

Best Tennessee Special Education Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Harris-hillman Special Education
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1706 26th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 298-8085
Grades: PK-12
| 516 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Tenn School For Blind
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
115 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
(615) 231-7300
Grades: 1-12
| 131 students
Rank: #33.
Tennessee High School For Deaf
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2725 Island Home Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37920
(865) 579-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
Rank: #44.
Knox Adaptive Education Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5719 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 909-9020
Grades: 4-12
| 88 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Cora Howe School
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1928 Greenwood Ave
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 612-2545
Grades: 1-12
| 104 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Shrine School
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4259 Forest View Dr
Memphis, TN 38118
(901) 416-2400
Grades: PK-12
| 143 students
Avon School
Special Education School
(1)
310 Avon Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 416-2124
Grades: 12
| 171 students
Ft Sanders Education Development Center
Special Education School
501 S Twenty-first St
Knoxville, TN 37916
(865) 594-5035
Grades: 3-12
| 312 students

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