The Howard School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2500 South Market St
Chattanooga, TN 37408
Phone
(423) 209-5868
District
HAMILTON COUNTY
County
HAMILTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
853
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.0% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

The Howard School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 6.30 43
Proficiency in Reading 6.30 43
Proficiency in Math 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.34
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.55
AVG FOR STATE 15.58
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 299 35.1%
Grade 10 245 28.7%
Grade 11 181 21.2%
Grade 12 128 15.0%
Total 853 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.6% 55.5% 65.0%
Black 58.1% 29.9% 22.8%
Hispanic 36.9% 11.9% 9.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.5% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 354,589 6,715,984
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 615.9 161
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 16.5% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 139,037 2,547,194
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.7% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.5% 26.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.0% 7.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.9% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 12.8% 13.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,648 $250,709,072 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $390 $17,311,710 4.1%
Staff $516 $22,904,724 5.5%
General Administration $169 $7,501,741 1.8%
School Administration $581 $25,790,009 6.1%
Operation $726 $32,226,414 7.7%
Transportation $348 $15,447,372 3.7%
Other $143 $6,347,627 1.5%
Total Support $2,872 $127,485,208 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $926 $41,104,214 9.8%
Total Expenditures $9,447 $419,342,883 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,393 $5,401,794,135 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $415,349,807 4.3%
Staff $519 $519,605,383 5.4%
General Administration $197 $197,201,905 2.0%
School Administration $539 $539,760,378 5.6%
Operation $716 $717,427,038 7.4%
Transportation $334 $334,277,096 3.5%
Other $191 $191,627,846 2.0%
Total Support $2,911 $2,915,204,413 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,361 $1,363,495,079 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,665 $9,680,468,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%