Sullivan South High School



Sullivan South High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sullivan South High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 250
10 240
11 232
12 251

Sullivan South High School is a public high school of the Sullivan County School District located in Kingsport, TN. It has 973 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sullivan South High School is the 117th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 6,017th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.0 to 1.

Total Students: 973
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 61

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Sullivan South High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 500
(51%)
1,815
(53%)
 Female 473
(49%)
1,613
(47%)

Sullivan South High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 958
(98%)
3,342
(97%)
 Black 6
(1%)
32
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(0%)
34
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Sullivan South High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 689
(71%)
1,939
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 223
(23%)
1,220
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(6%)
269
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sullivan South High School is ranked 224th out of 0 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sullivan South High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sullivan South High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1080
2006 1092
2007 1106
2008 1086
2009 1050
2010 1023
2011 993
2012 973

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 16.4
2007 16.8
2008 17.4
2009 16.4
2010 16.8
2011 16.8
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19351851851852
2006 0.20787545787546
2007 0.2124773960217
2008 0.2292817679558
2009 0.23619047619048
2010 0.27174975562072
2011 0.26686807653575
2012 0.29188078108941

Compare Sullivan South High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.6% 14.5:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.6%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sullivan South High School
Kingsport, TN
Public 09 - 12 973 16:1  
Dobyns - Bennett High School
Kingsport, TN
Public 09 - 12 1,849 14.4:1 4 miles
Sullivan North High School
Kingsport, TN
Public 09 - 12 566 10.7:1 6 miles
Cedar View Christian School
Kingsport, TN
Private PK - 12 197 12:1 8 miles
Daniel Boone High School
Gray, TN
Public 09 - 12 1,355 17.6:1 8 miles
Sullivan Central High School
Blountville, TN
Public 09 - 12 1,012 15.6:1 9 miles
Tri-Cities Christian School
Blountville, TN
Private PK - 12 411 10:1 9 miles
Gate City Middle School
Gate City, VA
Public 07 - 09 536 18.7:1 11 miles
Gate City High School
Gate City, VA
Public 10 - 12 502 15.5:1 11 miles
Church Hill Middle School
Church Hill, TN
Public 07 - 08 464 17.2:1 11 miles
Providence Academy
Johnson City, TN
Private KG - 12 473 20:1 12 miles
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