Powell High 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2136 West Emory Rd
Powell, TN 37849
Phone
(865) 938-2171
District
KNOX COUNTY
County
KNOX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1313
Classroom Teachers
75

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.5% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Powell High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
37%
50%
42%
29%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
16
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 339 25.8%
Grade 10 315 24.0%
Grade 11 326 24.8%
Grade 12 333 25.4%
Total 1313 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.0% 72.9% 63.9%
Black 9.1% 14.0% 22.5%
Hispanic 8.8% 10.4% 11.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 2.4% 2.1%
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 456,185 6,829,174
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 867.4 164
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.0% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.1% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 183,318 2,597,292
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.7% 27.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.6% 9.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 12.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.2% 19.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 12.3% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,106 $308,259,432 57.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $382 $23,062,104 4.3%
Staff $633 $38,215,476 7.2%
General Administration $116 $7,003,152 1.3%
School Administration $548 $33,083,856 6.2%
Operation $691 $41,717,052 7.8%
Transportation $319 $19,258,668 3.6%
Other $291 $17,568,252 3.3%
Total Support $2,980 $179,908,560 33.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $734 $44,313,048 8.3%
Total Expenditures $8,820 $532,481,040 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,553 $5,588,067,341 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $437 $439,335,393 4.2%
Staff $541 $544,162,511 5.3%
General Administration $191 $192,177,646 1.9%
School Administration $553 $556,606,019 5.4%
Operation $748 $752,432,267 7.3%
Transportation $345 $347,409,094 3.4%
Other $258 $259,638,409 2.5%
Total Support $3,073 $3,091,962,686 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,658 $1,668,252,537 16.1%
Total Expenditures $10,283 $10,348,370,115 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%