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City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2010 test average as compared to other schools in Tennessee) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 15.

7200 Highway 411 North
Benton, TN 37307

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Other nearby schools ratings:
Athens Junior High School (17.2 miles):

72
Bradley Central High School (14.5 miles):

52
Walker Valley High School (10.4 miles):

52
Copper Basin High School (19.6 miles):

46
Cleveland High School (13.1 miles):

42
Mcminn High School (17.4 miles):

42
Central High School (17.7 miles):

33
Polk County High School:

15
Polk County High School rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
Tennessee:

55
Polk County:

39
Benton:

37
Polk County High School:

15

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Principal: Joel Cox
Grade span: 9-12

Status: Target
Phone: (423) 338-4514 (make sure to verify first before calling)


Student Enrollment: 610

Enrollment Grade 9: 163
Enrollment Grade 10: 160
Enrollment Grade 11: 154
Enrollment Grade 12: 125


White enrollment: 607
Hispanic enrollment: 1
Asian enrollment: 1
Native American enrollment: 1

White % of total enrollment: 99.5%
Polk County High School:

99.5%
State average from 1627 schools:

70.6%
Hispanic % of total enrollment: 0.2%
Here:

0.2%
State average from 1627 schools:

3.8%
Asian % of total enrollment: 0.2%
This school:

0.2%
State average from 1627 schools:

1.1%
Native American % of total enrollment: 0.20%
Polk County High School:

0.20%
State average from 1627 schools:

0.18%


Economically disadvantaged % of total enrollment: 48.2%
Here:

48.2%
State average from 1627 schools:

56.0%


Attendance percentage: 94.9%
Here:

94.9%
State average from 1623 schools:

94.0%

Grades in Polk County High School

Races in Polk County High School



CRT Statistics:

2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 98.0%
This school:

98.0%
State average from 1601 schools:

99.7%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 22.0%
Here:

22.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

11.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 43.0%
Here:

43.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

47.1%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 35.0%
This school:

35.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

41.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 78.0%
Here:

78.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

87.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 82.0%
Here:

82.0%
State average from 1499 schools:

88.7%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 79.0%
Here:

79.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

87.6%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

14.0%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 39.0%
Here:

39.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

48.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 1515 schools:

37.3%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 19.0%
Polk County High School:

19.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

8.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 47.0%
Here:

47.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

46.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 34.0%
This school:

34.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

44.9%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 1433 schools:

99.7%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 21.0%
Here:

21.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

8.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 43.0%
Here:

43.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

44.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

47.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 79.0%
Here:

79.0%
State average from 1371 schools:

89.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 82.0%
Here:

82.0%
State average from 1337 schools:

90.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 80.0%
This school:

80.0%
State average from 1311 schools:

90.4%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 97.0%
Here:

97.0%
State average from 1573 schools:

99.5%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 26.0%
Here:

26.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

15.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 37.0%
Here:

37.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

54.2%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 37.0%
Here:

37.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

29.9%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced: 74.0%
Here:

74.0%
State average from 1470 schools:

82.7%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 75.0%
Here:

75.0%
State average from 1428 schools:

85.3%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 74.0%
Polk County High School:

74.0%
State average from 1393 schools:

83.5%


2006 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 22.0%
Here:

22.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

11.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 43.0%
Here:

43.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

47.1%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 35.0%
Here:

35.0%
State average from 1517 schools:

41.0%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - All Students:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1587 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 15.0%
Polk County High School:

15.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

9.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 49.0%
This school:

49.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

51.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

39.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 80.0%
Polk County High School:

80.0%
State average from 1537 schools:

87.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 78.0%
Here:

78.0%
State average from 1512 schools:

85.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Male subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 10.0%
Polk County High School:

10.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

11.4%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 43.0%
Polk County High School:

43.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

53.5%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 47.0%
Here:

47.0%
State average from 1560 schools:

34.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Female subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 18.0%
Here:

18.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

6.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 57.0%
Here:

57.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

48.6%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 1554 schools:

44.3%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - White subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1405 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 15.0%
This school:

15.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

6.8%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 49.0%
Here:

49.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

47.3%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 36.0%
Polk County High School:

36.0%
State average from 1394 schools:

45.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 80.0%
Here:

80.0%
State average from 1368 schools:

89.6%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 78.0%
Here:

78.0%
State average from 1347 schools:

88.7%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students tested: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1536 schools:

99.8%
Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 24.0%
Here:

24.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

12.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 44.0%
Here:

44.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

58.7%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 32.0%
Here:

32.0%
State average from 1508 schools:

28.5%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (2yrs): 74.0%
Here:

74.0%
State average from 1476 schools:

83.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient or advanced (3yrs): 74.0%
Here:

74.0%
State average from 1429 schools:

80.8%


2005 Reading Criterion Referenced Test (CRT) Statistics - Non-Migrant subgroup:


CRT Reading Results - Polk County High School

CRT Reading Results - Tennessee

Percentage of students scoring below proficient: 15.0%
Here:

15.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

9.2%
Percentage of students scoring proficient: 49.0%
Here:

49.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

51.0%
Percentage of students scoring advanced: 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 1564 schools:

39.5%



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