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

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John Overton Comprehensive High School is a public school located in Nashville, TN. It has 1,944 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 1% of students are at least proficient in math and 19% in reading.

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4820 Franklin Rd
Nashville, TN 37220
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
19%
Percent Proficient - Math
1%
Average Graduation Rate
86%
Average SAT
1120
30 responses
Average ACT
23
283 responses
AP Enrollment
6%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$171,500
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,059
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$694,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 24 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 24 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 80 responses
  • Pep rallies are the best!
    20%
  • Supporting the Sparkle Cats at pep rallies!
    20%
  • Spirit Week.
    18%
  • Homcoming Games
    15%
  • Marching band is life
    5%
  • Track and field
    5%
  • Homecoming
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,944
Free or Reduced Lunch
37%
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 30 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 30 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 30 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$60,961
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.2%
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 34 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 34 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 34 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$13,495 / year
National
$12,239
87%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 45 responses
51%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 45 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 45 responses

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