Wayne County High School

  • Wayne County High School serves 307 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Wayne County High School's student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayne County High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayne County High School is 0.02, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#419 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
99%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wayne County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.02n/a
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wayne County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wayne County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Wayne County High School has a WONDERFUL Faculty and staff. I would recommend this school for snyone who doesn't mind going to a public school. This is my second year at Wayne County High and I thisk it is a wonderful school.
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