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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    A-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Bristol City School District is a highly rated, public school district located in Bristol, TN. It has 4,113 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 43% of students are at least proficient in math and 41% in reading.
615 Martin Luther King Jr Bl
Bristol, TN 37620

Bristol City School District Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
43%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1180
13 responses
Average ACT
25
193 responses

Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
4,113
Free or Reduced Lunch
30.5%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,124
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.1%

Finances

Total Expenses
$38,122,000
Expenses Per Student
$9,990/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    60%
  • Support Services
    35%
  • Other
    5%
Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    B
Median Household Income
$40,139
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$660
National
$949
Median Home Value
$115,700
National
$184,700

Bristol City School District Reviews

2 reviews
The school was focused on academics and preparing students for college. There was also a lot of school spirit. With the new principal that is currently there, a lot of changes have been made to enhance the learning experience for the students.
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Bristol is trying to be better. They're all about STEM and bringing technology to the classrooms. But do I think they really care about the students? No. Not really.