Hixson High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5705 Middle Valley Rd
Hixson, TN 37343
Phone
(423) 847-4800
District
HAMILTON COUNTY
County
HAMILTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
912
Classroom Teachers
61

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.1% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Hixson High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
30%
32%
42%
27%
19%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
15
16
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 257 28.2%
Grade 10 215 23.6%
Grade 11 211 23.1%
Grade 12 229 25.1%
Total 912 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.4% 52.4% 63.1%
Black 22.3% 28.3% 22.3%
Hispanic 13.5% 17.1% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 2.1% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.4% 15.2% 24.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.5% 12.3% 20.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 2.9% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 360,919 6,829,174
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 626.9 164
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.1% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 145,213 2,597,292
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.2% 27.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.7% 9.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 12.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 19.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.8% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 12.1%

Education 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 $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%