William Blount High School

  • William Blount High School serves 1,714 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • William Blount High School operates within the Blount County School District.
  • Blount County School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1714 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,714 students
William Blount High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % William Blount High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
William Blount High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade William Blount High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 18:1 16:1
William Blount High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
William Blount High School Asian Students (1998-2013)
Hispanic
2%
8%
William Blount High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
2%
22%
William Blount High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
96%
65%
William Blount High School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
William Blount High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups William Blount 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.
0.08 0.27
William Blount 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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William Blount 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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William Blount High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Blount County School District's student population of 11,252 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,813 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,598 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Blount County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
8
Number of Students Managed 11,252 3,513
Blount County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 84%
Blount County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $32 MM
Blount County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $96 MM $33 MM
Blount County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,813 $9,003
Blount County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,598 $9,420
Blount 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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  • MaryvilleMary Blount Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    0.6 miles
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    (865)980-1430
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    2.3 miles
    2130 Old Niles Ferry
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  • FriendsvilleUnion Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
    2.5 miles
    330 South Old Grey Ridge Rd
    FriendsvilleTN 37737
    (865)980-1515
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  • FriendsvilleUnion Grove Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 756 students
    2.5 miles
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    FriendsvilleTN 37737
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    Grades: KG-3 | 487 students
    2.8 miles
    520 Sandy Springs Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)681-0364
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