Bearden High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,296
College Readiness Index
27.6
Algebra Proficiency
3.0
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,978 Students
  • 105 Teachers

Bearden High School
8352 KINGSTON PK
KNOXVILLE, TN 37919

Phone: (865) 539-7800

District: Knox County

Overview

Bearden High School is ranked 14th within Tennessee. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bearden High School is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 16 percent. Bearden High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Knox County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1296
State Rank
#14

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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 1,978
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 16%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 105

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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 85%
Proficient in Algebra 71%
College Readiness Index 27.6

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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 No

District

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

Total Schools 14
Total Students 16,795
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 39%
College Readiness (district average) 14.4

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