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79%
  • Dobyns - Bennett High
  • 1800 Legion Dr, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,090
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
75%
  • John Adams Elementary
  • 2727 Edinburgh Channel Rd, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 372
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
73%
  • Robinson Middle School
  • 1517 Jessee St, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 900
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
68%
  • Johnson Elementary
  • 1001 Ormond Dr, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 531
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
67%
  • Sullivan South High School
  • 1236 Moreland Dr, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 904
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
67%
  • Roosevelt Elementary
  • 1051 Lake St, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 269
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
66%
  • Jefferson Elementary
  • 2216 Westmoreland Av, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
64%
  • Washington Elementary
  • 1100 Bellingham Dr, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Indian Springs Elementary
  • 333 Hill Rd, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 389
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Colonial Heights Middle School
  • 415 Lebanon Rd, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 402
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
60%
  • Sevier Middle School
  • 1200 Wateree St, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 808
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
58%
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 1000 Summer St, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 460
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
57%
  • Sullivan North High School
  • 2533 J B Dennis Bypass, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 533
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
54%
  • Rock Springs Elementary
  • 1238 Moreland Dr, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
52%
  • Kennedy Elementary
  • 1500 Woodland Av, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 318
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
50%
  • Sullivan Gardens K-8
  • 209 Rosemont Av, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 510
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Miller Perry Elementary
  • 904 Fordtown Rd, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 380
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
46%
  • Jackson Elementary
  • 600 Jackson St, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 519
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
45%
  • North Middle School
  • 2533 John B. Denis By-pass, Kingsport
  • Sullivan County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 344
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
n/a
  • Palmer Center
  • 1609 Ft Henry Dr, Kingsport
  • Kingsport
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 132
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Kingsport school information

IndexKingsportTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores61%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools251,39079,221
Total private schools843024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,963
The Kingsport, TN educational system consists of 25 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Kingsport public schools have average test scores of 61% which is 16% higher than than the Tennessee average and 23% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Kingsport public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in Tennessee and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 25.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Kingsport

IndexKingsportTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade83.0%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college53.6%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.0%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.8%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters10.2%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 25 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kingsport. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kingsport, TN schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Kingsport, TN, an average of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Kingsport schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Kingsport, TN schools.

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Kingsport, TN52,87161%23%

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Kingsport, TN52,87161%23%
Source: The Kingsport, TN education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.
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