Top 10 Best Public High Schools in Tennessee (2021-22)

The top ranked public high schools in Tennessee state are listed below (2021-22).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Tennessee is 39%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 35%.
The top ranked public high schools in Tennessee are Merrol Hyde Magnet School, Central Magnet School and Martin Luther King Junior School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public high schools are Signal Mountain, Brentwood and Collierville.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Tennessee (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Merrol Hyde Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 98% (Top 1%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-12
128 Township Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(615) 264-6543
Rank: #22.
Central Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 97% (Top 1%)
Reading: 98% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-12
701 East Main St
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 904-6789
Rank: #33.
Martin Luther King Junior School
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80% (Top 1%)
Grades: 7-12
613 17th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-8400
Rank: #44.
Hume - Fogg High School
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(5)
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
700 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 291-6300
Rank: #55.
Ravenwood High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1724 Wilson Pike
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 472-4800
Rank: #66.
Chatt High Center For Creative Arts
Magnet School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65% (Top 10%)
Reading: 65% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-12
1301 Dallas Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 209-5929
Rank: #77.
University School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 61% (Top 20%)
Reading: 67% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
1 Alexendra Dr
Johnson City, TN 37614
(423) 439-4333
Rank: #88.
South Gibson County High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
100 Mount Zion Rd
Medina, TN 38355
(731) 783-0999
Rank: #99.
Science Hill High School
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 62% (Top 10%)
Reading: 61% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
251 Cotty Jones Ln
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 232-2190
Rank: #1010.
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Upper
Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 62% (Top 10%)
Reading: 58% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-12
865 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 209-5812
Rank: #1111.
Signal Mountain Middle/High School
Magnet School
Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 59% (Top 20%)
Reading: 58% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-12
2650 Sam Powell Trl
Signal Mountain, TN 37377
(423) 886-0876
Rank: #1212.
Hamilton County Collegiate High At Chattanooga State
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: ≥50% (Top 30%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
4501 Amnicola Hwy
Chattanooga, TN 37406
(423) 697-3226
Rank: #1313.
Renaissance High School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 40-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
108 Everbright Ave
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 472-4670
Rank: #1414.
East Hamilton School
Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 59% (Top 20%)
Reading: 51% (Top 20%)
Grades: 6-12
2015 Ooltewah-ringgold Rd
Ooltewah, TN 37363
(423) 855-3535
Rank: #1515.
Middle College High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-54% (Top 20%)
Reading: 55-59% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
750 E Parkway S
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 416-4550
Rank: #1616.
Franklin High School
Magnet School
Math: 47% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
Math: 47% (Top 30%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
810 Hillsboro Rd
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 472-4450
Rank: #1717.
Nolensville High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
Math: 45-49% (Top 30%)
Reading: 71% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-11
1600 Summerlyn Dr
Nolensville, TN 37135
(615) 472-5200
Rank: #1818.
Greeneville High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 47% (Top 30%)
Reading: 62% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
210 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 787-8030
Rank: #1919.
Independence High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
Math: 43% (Top 50%)
Reading: 69% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1776 Declaration Way
Thompsons Station, TN 37179
(615) 472-4600
Rank: #2020.
E B Wilson
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: ≥50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 4-12
695 E Main St Rd
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 451-5418
Rank: #2121.
Eagleville School
Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 54% (Top 20%)
Reading: 45% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-12
500 Hwy 99
Eagleville, TN 37060
(615) 274-6336
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
New Directions Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: <50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 2-12
4000 Highway 48 North
Charlotte, TN 37036
(615) 740-6070
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Pathways In Education - Tn
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: <50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
3156 North Thomas St
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 353-4999
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Robertson Co. Virtual School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: <50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 7-12
5240 Highway 76 E
Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 382-3602
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Tennessee Virtual Learning Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: <50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
2002 Indian Ridge Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 434-4900
Rank: #22 - 2622. - 26.
Union County Alternative Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: <50% (Top 30%)
Reading: <50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
115 Wilson Ln
Maynardville, TN 37807
(865) 992-7747
Rank: #2727.
Maryville Junior High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50% (Top 30%)
Reading: 47% (Top 20%)
Grades: 8-9
805 Montvale Sta Rd
Maryville, TN 37803
(865) 983-2070
Rank: #2828.
Mt. Juliet High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 42% (Top 50%)
Reading: 64% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1875 Golden Bear Gateway
Mount Juliet, TN 37122
(615) 758-5606
Rank: #2929.
Station Camp High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 45% (Top 50%)
Reading: 53% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
1040 Bison Trl
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 451-6551
Rank: #3030.
Hendersonville High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 46% (Top 30%)
Reading: 50% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
123 Cherokee Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(615) 824-6162
Rank: #3131.
Wilson Central High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
Math: 40% (Top 50%)
Reading: 62% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
419 Wildcat Way
Lebanon, TN 37090
(615) 453-4600
Rank: #3232.
Dyersburg High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 40-44% (Top 50%)
Reading: 50-54% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
125 Highway 51 By- Pass West
Dyersburg, TN 38024
(731) 286-3630
Rank: #3333.
Fred J Page High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 35-39% (Top 50%)
Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
6281 Arno Rd
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 472-4730
Rank: #3434.
Dyer County High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
Math: 47% (Top 30%)
Reading: 43% (Top 30%)
Grades: 9-12
1000 West Main St
Newbern, TN 38059
(731) 627-2229
Rank: #3535.
Dobyns - Bennett High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(3)
Math: 37% (Top 50%)
Reading: 60% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1 Tribe Way
Kingsport, TN 37664
(423) 378-8400
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