Chattanooga Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Hamilton County School District Details

Hamilton County School District
3074 Hickory Valley Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421

45,342 Students enrolled in District

79 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Hamilton County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Tennessee

(10 is best)

Better than of TN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
38%
37%
34%
35%
41%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Allen Elementary School
9811 Dallas Hollow Rd
Soddy Daisy, TN, 37379
PK-05
Alpine Crest Elementary School
4700 Stagg Rd
Chattanooga, TN, 37415
PK-05
Apison Elementary School
10433 East Brainerd Rd
Apison, TN, 37302
PK-05
Barger Academy School
4808 Brainerd Rd
Chattanooga, TN, 37411
PK-05
Battle Academy For Teaching Learning School
1601 Market St
Chattanooga, TN, 37402
PK-05
Bess T Shepherd Elementary School
7126 Tyner Rd
Chattanooga, TN, 37421
PK-05
Big Ridge Elementary School
5210 Cassandra Smith Rd
Hixson, TN, 37343
PK-05
Brainerd High School
1020 N Moore Rd
Chattanooga, TN, 37411
09-12
Brown Middle School
5716 Hwy 58
Harrison, TN, 37341
06-08
Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy School
927 West 37th St
Chattanooga, TN, 37410
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.4% 63.1%
Black 28.3% 22.3%
Hispanic 17.1% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 24.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.3% 20.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,060 $271,628,000 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $424 $18,994,000 4.2%
Staff $525 $23,518,000 5.2%
General Administration $174 $7,819,000 1.7%
School Administration $619 $27,741,000 6.2%
Operation $799 $35,816,000 8.0%
Transportation $388 $17,381,000 3.9%
Other $199 $8,911,000 2.0%
Total Support $3,127 $140,180,000 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $862 $38,655,000 8.6%
Total Expenditures $10,050 $450,463,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,729 $5,813,796,000 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $482,519,000 4.5%
Staff $559 $567,054,000 5.2%
General Administration $202 $204,655,000 1.9%
School Administration $578 $586,756,000 5.4%
Operation $763 $774,274,000 7.1%
Transportation $357 $362,367,000 3.3%
Other $254 $258,016,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,189 $3,235,641,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,756 $1,782,077,000 16.5%
Total Expenditures $10,674 $10,831,514,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%