Wilson Central High School

419 Wildcat Way
Lebanon, TN 37090
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Wilson Central High School serves 1,941 students in grades 9-12.
Wilson Central High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Wilson Central High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Wilson Central High School's student population of 1,941 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,941 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
117 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilson Central High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilson Central High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#331 out of 1705 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
81%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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5  
Great school, wide variety of afterschool and extracurricular activities. All of which I would recommend getting involved in.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,941 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 50%)

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