PROFICIENCY 60% 15% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Davidson County
42%Nashville
52%Tennessee

Mcgavock High is a school servicing grades 8 to 12 and is located in the district of "Davidson County" in Nashville, TN. There are a total of 2,314 students and 133 teachers at Mcgavock High, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Mcgavock High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.0%, which is 15% higher than the Tennessee average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2314
Teachers132.5
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment179
Taking some courses116
Taking some courses (not tests)44
Passing some courses42
Passing no courses66

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 Mcgavock High, there are a total of 179 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 116 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All62%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School62%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School58%

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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Mcgavock High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTennesseeNational
Caucasian 47.0% 31.8% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 36.6% 43.1% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 4.1% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.4% 19.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 0.9% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Two Rivers Middle School42%0.7Nashville, TN
Stanford Elementary62%0.7Nashville, TN
Pennington Elementary35%1.2Nashville, TN
Mcgavock Elementary40%1.8Nashville, TN
Donelson Middle School42%1.8Nashville, TN
Hickman Elementary36%1.9Nashville, TN
Tenn School For Blind47%1.9Nashville, TN
Rosebank Elementary15%2.2Nashville, TN
Stratford High42%2.4Nashville, TN
Hermitage Elementary42%2.6Nashville, TN
East End Preparatory School62%2.6Nashville, TN
Inglewood Elementary25%2.7Nashville, TN

Nashville demographics profile

StatisticNashvilleTennesseeNational
Population16,8486,548,009318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,18515391
Median age42.538.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Speak English96%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nashville

IndexNashvilleTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade87.8%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school86.9%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college61.1%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.3%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.4%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Mcgavock High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.