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Bearden High School
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  • Public
  • KNOXVILLE, TN

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade C
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Bearden High School is a highly rated, public school located in KNOXVILLE, TN. It has 2,062 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 13% of students are at least proficient in math and 64% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
64%
Percent Proficient - Math
13%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1290
82 responses
Average ACT
28
587 responses
AP Enrollment
36%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$44,308
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$938
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$154,500
National
$244,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 35 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 35 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 117 responses
  • Only seniors can sit in "the pit"!
    22%
  • Football games
    21%
  • Great musicles and plays
    19%
  • Dawg Day
    9%
  • Graduation
    9%
  • Sports
    6%
  • Every moment
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,062
Free or Reduced Lunch
11%
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 42 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 42 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 42 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$53,856
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.7%
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 57 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 57 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 57 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$8,820 / year
National
$12,239
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 56 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 56 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 56 responses

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