PROFICIENCY 95% 81% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Davidson County

Hume - Fogg High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Davidson County" in Nashville, TN. There are a total of 915 students and 46 teachers at Hume - Fogg High, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Hume - Fogg High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 94.5%, which is 81% higher than the Tennessee average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment577
Taking some courses571
Taking some courses (not tests)7
Passing some courses410
Passing no courses147

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Hume - Fogg High, there are a total of 577 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 571 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All>= 90%
High School>= 90%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All>= 99%
High School>= 95%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Hume - Fogg High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 65.8% 31.8% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 20.9% 43.1% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 7.6% 4.1% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.0% 19.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 0.9% 1.5% 3.1%

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Nashville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,35315391
Median age34.038.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%55%
Speak English83%93%79%
Speak Spanish9%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nashville

Completed 8th grade84.7%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.5%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college63.7%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.0%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.6%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Hume - Fogg High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.