Hixson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.3
Algebra Proficiency
2.4
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 702 Students
  • 54 Teachers

Hixson High School
5705 MIDDLE VALLEY RD
HIXSON, TN 37343

Phone: (423) 847-4800

District: Hamilton County

Overview

At Hixson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hixson High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 40 percent. Hixson High School is 1 of 19 high schools in the Hamilton County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 702
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 40%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 51%
Full-Time Teachers 54

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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 51%
Proficient in Algebra 46%
College Readiness Index 13.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 19
Total Students 14,009
Proficient in English (district average) 52%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 33%
College Readiness (district average) 11.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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