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Liberty Technology Magnet High School

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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 65% in 2013.

231 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
47%
Algebra II

The state average for Algebra II was 42% in 2013.

163 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
25%
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 62% in 2013.

225 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
40%

2012

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
37%
English I

The state average for English I was 68% in 2013.

211 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
53%
English II

The state average for English II was 59% in 2013.

199 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
49%
English III

The state average for English III was 40% in 2013.

164 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
29%

2012

 
 
33%
U.S. History

2013

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

All Students53%
African American47%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White66%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities18%
English language learnersn/a

Algebra II

All Students33%
African American33%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White31%
Economically disadvantaged30%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Biology I

All Students40%
African American35%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White51%
Economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities33%
English language learnersn/a

English I

All Students56%
African American48%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities18%
English language learnersn/a

English II

All Students36%
African American28%
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
White52%
Economically disadvantaged30%
Students with disabilities14%
English language learnersn/a

English III

All Students29%
African American22%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White34%
Economically disadvantaged18%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

U.S. History

All Studentsn/a
African American92%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged93%
Students with disabilities82%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 57% 23%
White 41% 67%
Hispanic 2% 7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 68%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3470 Ridgecrest Rd
Jackson, TN 38305
Phone: (731) 423-9086

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