Knoxville school information

IndexKnoxvilleTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores51%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools751,39079,235
Total private schools3743024,875
Total post-secondary schools121897,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Knoxville are 3% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 75 public schools in Knoxville.
  • 82.9% of people in Knoxville have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.7% of people in Knoxville have completed high school.
  • 29.9% of people in Knoxville have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Knoxville

sort by
show
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Knoxville

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Knoxville

Compare Knoxville, TN Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Knoxville

IndexKnoxvilleTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade82.9%81.2%83.8%
Completed high school81.7%78.8%82.4%
Completed some college59.3%51.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree39.2%30.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.9%24.4%29.3%
Completed masters11.4%8.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.7%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Knoxville (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Farragut, TN21,11181%65%
Alcoa, TN8,55661%23%
Seymour, TN10,70359%20%
Louisville, TN2,43457%16%
Rockford, TN87357%16%
Knoxville, TN181,75951%3%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Newport News, VA181,36268%39%
Grand Prairie, TX181,13571%45%
Worcester, MA182,51145%8%
Brownsville, TX179,83477%56%
Huntsville, AL184,13248%2%
Knoxville, TN181,75951%3%
Source: The Knoxville, TN education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.