De Kalb County High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
1.8
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 825 Students
  • 50 Teachers

De Kalb County High School
1130 WEST BROAD ST
SMITHVILLE, TN 37166

Phone: (615) 597-4094

District: Dekalb County

Overview

At De Kalb County High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at De Kalb County High School is 4 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. De Kalb County High School is the only high school in the Dekalb County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 825
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 51%
Full-Time Teachers 50

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 62%
Proficient in Algebra 51%
College Readiness Index 1.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 825
Proficient in English (district average) 62%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 51%
College Readiness (district average) 1.8

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