Whitwell High School

  • Whitwell High School serves 370 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Whitwell High School operates within the Marion County School District.
  • Marion County School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 370 students
Whitwell High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Whitwell High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Whitwell High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Whitwell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 16:1 16:1
Whitwell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Whitwell High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
22%
Whitwell High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
98%
65%
Whitwell High School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
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Whitwell High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Whitwell High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.27
Whitwell High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Whitwell High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Whitwell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Marion County School District's student population of 4,227 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,702 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,816 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Marion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 4,227 3,513
Marion County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 84%
Marion County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $32 MM
Marion County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $33 MM
Marion County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,702 $9,003
Marion County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,816 $9,420
Marion County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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