Upperman High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
6.5
Algebra Proficiency
2.5
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 702 Students
  • 35 Teachers

Upperman High School
6950 NASHVILLE HW
BAXTER, TN 38544

Phone: (931) 858-3112

District: Putnam County

Overview

At Upperman High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Upperman High School is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 3 percent. Upperman High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Putnam 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) 3%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 35

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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 59%
Proficient in Algebra 49%
College Readiness Index 6.5

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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 4
Total Students 3,171
Proficient in English (district average) 63%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 52%
College Readiness (district average) 10.8

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