Bearden High School



Bearden High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bearden 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
9 529
10 551
11 504
12 457

Bearden High School is a public high school of the Knox County School District located in Knoxville, TN. It has 2,041 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bearden High School is the 16th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 1,482nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.6 to 1.

Total Students: 2,041
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 109.6

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Bearden High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,045
(51%)
11,529
(52%)
 Female 996
(49%)
10,759
(48%)

Bearden High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,607
(79%)
16,619
(75%)
 Black 162
(8%)
3,200
(14%)
 Hispanic 124
(6%)
1,420
(6%)
 Asian 72
(4%)
380
(2%)
 Two or More 64
(3%)
568
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
34
(0%)

Bearden High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,579
(77%)
13,305
(60%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 462
(23%)
8,983
(40%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bearden High School is ranked 147th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bearden High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Bearden High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2006
2006 2189
2007 2009
2008 1919
2009 1927
2010 1978
2011 1944
2012 1896
2013 1914
2014 1978
2015 2041

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 22.9
2007 19.9
2008 18.8
2009 18.2
2010 18.8
2011 18.7
2012 17.9
2013 17.7
2014 18.2
2015 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13559322033898
2006 0.11786203746003
2007 0.14086610253858
2008 0.16050026055237
2009 0.16917488323819
2010 0.18857431749242
2011 0.20884773662551
2012 0.23206751054852
2013 0.26384535005225
2014 0.19817997977755
2015 0.22635962763351

Compare Bearden High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bearden High School
Knoxville, TN
Public 09 - 12 2,041 18.6:1  
Christian Academy of Knoxville
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Private PK - 12 1,064 11:1 3 miles
New Pathways Academy
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Private 08 - 12 57 11:1 3 miles
West End Academy
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Private PK - 12 60 4:1 4 miles
Webb School of Knoxville
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Private KG - 12 989 11:1 4 miles
The Village Academy
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Private 07 - 12 93 15:1 4 miles
Knox Adaptive Education Center
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Public PK - 12 93 5.2:1 4 miles
Karns Middle School
Knoxville, TN
Public 06 - 09 1,476 18.6:1 5 miles
Rivers Edge Christian Academy
Knoxville, TN
Private PK - 12 380 20:1 5 miles
Ridgedale Alternative School
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Public 01 - 12 79 3.3:1 5 miles
Paideia Academy
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Private PK - 12 140 9:1 6 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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