PROFICIENCY 40% 24% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Davidson County
49%Nashville
52%Tennessee

Whites Creek 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 769 students and 48 teachers at Whites Creek High, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Whites Creek High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 24% lower than the Tennessee average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students769
Teachers48
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment68
Taking some courses26
Taking some courses (not tests)47
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses24

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 Whites Creek High, there are a total of 68 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 26 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School30-34%

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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Whites Creek High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTennesseeNational
Caucasian 15.2% 31.8% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 81.6% 43.1% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 4.1% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.7% 19.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.9% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Alex Green Elementary30%1.8Nashville, TN
Kipp Nashville College Prep40%2.8Nashville, TN
Bellshire Elementary30%3.2Nashville, TN
Nashville Academy Of Computer Science67%3.2Nashville, TN
Joelton Middle School22%3.7Nashville, TN
Hunters Lane High51%3.7Nashville, TN
Joelton Elementary42%3.8Nashville, TN
Robert E. Lilliard Elementary32%3.9Nashville, TN
Brick Church College Prep24%4.5Nashville, TN
Chadwell Elementary40%4.5Nashville, TN
Old Center Elementary45%4.6Nashville, TN
Maplewood High40%4.9Nashville, TN

Nashville demographics profile

StatisticNashvilleTennesseeNational
Population643,7716,548,009318,558,162
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

IndexNashvilleTennesseeNational
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 Whites Creek High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.