Dyer County High School



Dyer County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dyer County 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
9 320
10 308
11 291
12 274

Dyer County High School is a public high school of the Dyer County School District located in Newbern, TN. It has 1,193 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dyer County High School is the 90th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 4,820th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,193
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 64.9

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Dyer County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 600
(50%)
600
(50%)
 Female 593
(50%)
593
(50%)

Dyer County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,056
(89%)
1,056
(89%)
 Black 99
(8%)
99
(8%)
 Hispanic 31
(3%)
31
(3%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dyer County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 691
(58%)
691
(58%)
 Not Eligible 502
(42%)
502
(42%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dyer County High School is ranked 66th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dyer County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.9%) is slightly 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.

Dyer County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1081
2006 1085
2007 1104
2008 1063
2009 1087
2010 1134
2011 1113
2012 1124
2013 1100
2014 1165
2015 1193

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 18
2007 18.6
2008 17.1
2009 17
2010 18.9
2011 17.9
2012 17.7
2013 17.4
2014 18.4
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45235892691952
2006 0.44516129032258
2007 0.4338768115942
2008 0.50423330197554
2009 0.53265869365225
2010 0.5379188712522
2011 0.60377358490566
2012 0.59252669039146
2013 0.57363636363636
2014 0.52618025751073
2015 0.57921207041073

Compare Dyer County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 57.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dyer County High School
Newbern, TN
Public 09 - 12 1,193 18.4:1  
Christ Classical Academy
Dyersburg, TN
Private PK - 11 109 5:1 7 miles
Dyersburg High School
Dyersburg, TN
Public 09 - 12 813 17.7:1 9 miles
Halls High School
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Public 09 - 12 434 15:1 17 miles
Halls Junior High School
Halls, TN
Public 07 - 08 247 27.4:1 17 miles
Gibson County High School
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Public 08 - 12 460 15.4:1 19 miles
Obion County Central High School
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Public 09 - 12 906 16.3:1 19 miles
Lake County High School
Tiptonville, TN
Public 09 - 12 215 10.6:1 22 miles
Crockett County High School
Alamo, TN
Public 09 - 12 872 15.6:1 23 miles
Union City High School
Union City, TN
Public 09 - 12 438 13.7:1 26 miles
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