De Kalb County High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
5.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 843 Students
  • 50 Teachers

De Kalb County High School
1130 WEST BROAD
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 10 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 10 percent. De Kalb County High School is the only high school in the Dekalb County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 843
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 10%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
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 67%
Proficient in Algebra 56%
College Readiness Index 5.0

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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 843
Proficient in English (district average) 67%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 5.0

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