W. A. Bass Adult Program High School

  • W. A. Bass Adult Program High School serves 281 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • W. A. Bass Adult Program High School operates within the Davidson County School District.
  • Davidson County School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 281 students has grown by 41% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 281 students
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 16:1
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
7%
2%
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
20%
8%
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
53%
22%
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
20%
65%
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.27
W. A. Bass Adult Program High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Davidson County School District's student population of 83,385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,146 is higher than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,606 is higher than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Davidson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
152
8
Number of Students Managed 83,385 3,513
Davidson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 75% 84%
Davidson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $904 MM $31 MM
Davidson County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $861 MM $30 MM
Davidson County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,146 $8,756
Davidson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,606 $8,531
Davidson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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