John Overton High School



John Overton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Overton 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
9 572
10 536
11 418
12 392

John Overton High School is a public high school of the Davidson County School District located in Nashville, TN. It has 1,918 students in grades 9th through 12th. John Overton High School is the 20th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 1,828th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,918
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 97.8

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John Overton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,038
(54%)
11,843
(51%)
 Female 880
(46%)
11,481
(49%)

John Overton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 655
(34%)
6,714
(29%)
 Hispanic 574
(30%)
4,378
(19%)
 Black 424
(22%)
10,956
(47%)
 Asian 257
(13%)
1,058
(5%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
182
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

John Overton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 1,322
(69%)
15,075
(65%)
 Not Eligible 596
(31%)
8,249
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

John Overton High School is ranked 6th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Overton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.9%) is higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

John Overton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1638
2006 1594
2007 1669
2008 1665
2009 1658
2010 1845
2011 1868
2012 1773
2013 1791
2014 1894
2015 1918

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 18.1
2007 19.8
2008 20.3
2009 18.4
2010 20
2011 20.3
2012 18.8
2013 19.1
2014 20.5
2015 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40903540903541
2006 0.4723964868256
2007 0.5026962252846
2008 0.56336336336336
2009 0.60615199034982
2010 0.57615176151762
2011 0.6541755888651
2012 0.70614777213762
2013 0.714126186488
2014 0.67476240760296
2015 0.68925964546403

Compare John Overton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 68.9%
 

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