« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
9-12
Public
Madisonville, TN
Students enrolled: 976

Contact this school

3128 Hwy 411
Madisonville, TN 37364

(423) 442-9230
(423) 442-5520
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Sequoyah High School address.

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
December 06, 2014
I graduated from Sequoyah High School and I am currently enrolled at the University of Tennessee. Sequoyah offers great Dual Enrollment courses that have helped me during my college career. The faculty and staff are friendly, goal-oriented people that helped make my high school experience even more enjoyable. I was involved in sports and clubs, made great grades, and had wonderful friends that I am still close to today. This is an excellent school with positive, caring people!

- submitted by a community member
October 12, 2014
I am currently attending my second year here and can honestly say that this school is not going to help me get anywhere within 100 miles of this place. There is really nothing offered here either as far as extra ciriculars unless you've already been doing it through madisonvile middleschool....If you had the misfortune of being relocated here there is nothing besides an average elementary school education that this school can provide. In geometry I am learning things that I have already learned in pre-algebra and everyday feel unchallenged and well retarded to be honest... The people here are rude ignorant and narrow minded with clearly no vision beyond the walls and confines of that disgusting little building. Do not attend this school.. I hopefully see myself perhaps getting some sort of job in the music industry, why? Because I am in band and that's the only scholarship I have a chance of achieving with my poor education that can hopefully get me the heck out of here..

- submitted by a community member
February 06, 2014
If your child aspires to be manager of the local McDs when they grow up and top out, than its perfect. Otherwise expect to find your child was completely unprepared for even a 2 year college.

- submitted by a parent
February 05, 2014
This School is where all 3 of my children graduated from. It is adequate but does not encourage kids to excel beyond the norm. All 3 of my children went off to college and have done or are doing well. I think Parent involvement is the key to a good education.

- submitted by a parent
November 08, 2011
I currently attend Sequoyah High School, and I think it's a wonderful school. It may not be perfect or huge, but you can receive a lot of one on one time with teachers, which can be essential to your education. Teachers are very friendly and try hard to help you with anything you need, even things that aren't necessarily academic. They intend to improve your life, and so far they have done a great job with everyone I know. Sequoyah is also a safe and friendly school.

- submitted by a student
September 25, 2011
I really hate this school. Before I got into high school, I would enjoy waking up and getting out of bed. Until I started homeschooling, getting out of bed was a struggle for me. It would take me so long because I just didn't want to go. The school offered nothing I am interested in. I also didn't have friends. No matter how hard I tried, I couldn't fit in here, and I've tried since last year (I am a sophomore) and have failed. Until I started homeschooling, I fought hard but fell weak. I was constantly being bullied and to be honest, most of the teachers are not at all good. Some were awesome, I have to admit. But I just cannot go anymore. It's not worth it. I was driven to a deep state of depression that I cannot get out of and I blame it on the year and one month I spent at this pathetic excuse of a learning facility.

- submitted by a student
April 08, 2009
Being a student of high academic standing here requires minimum effort, even in the more 'rigorous' courses. There is absolutely no motivation for AP courses except for the one or two offered. There are minimum extracurricular activities that are notable around here. I would agree from an earlier note about the lack of a National Honor Society. However, the faculty and staff are friendly and will do everything in their power to answer any questions.

- submitted by a student
no rating January 23, 2009
I go to Seqouyah and I think it is amazing!We have alot of freedom and get alot of social time.The teachers are understanding and the work is really easy.Alot of people would like to go to school here...Because it is simply awesome!

- submitted by a student
November 01, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
September 29, 2008
I currently attend this school. I come here from a different state from a high school situated on the border of mexico with nearly 1500 students. Sequoyah High is built like an elementary school, they are not on block schedule, are not involved in common academic programs such as The National Honor Society, and consists of barely 1000 students. This school is very small population wise and space wise. The staff and students are quite friendly and easy to work with, so students get plenty of one on one time to express questions or concerns. The education level is alright, but i agree with other applicants below, the classes need to be harder. I am enrolled in dual credit classes and AP classes, but there are few people in those classes. The school is very small, but if you want to leave Sequoyah with something, get involved in activites and clubs.

- submitted by a student
August 19, 2008
I graduated. from here in the 2004, and i recieved a wonderful education here. The only thing i think they should consider is adding onto the school, was packed when I graduated.. The teachers are wonderful and very willing to help.

- submitted by a student
April 21, 2008
To be honest, it is a decent school considering the area. Other than that, go to Knox county, go some where other than the schools near here. I cam from Pensacola, FL, had a weighted GPA of 4.67, and lost it when I moved up here. There are no perks of taking the harder classes if you plan to graduate at the top of our class. The school is a joke. I could do the bare minimum and pass easily. with the exception of the A.P. Calculus class I took, everything else wasn't even worth my time.

- submitted by a student
April 08, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
August 12, 2007
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
December 09, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a teacher
October 20, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
June 04, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
June 20, 2005
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
May 09, 2005
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
April 19, 2005
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
December 28, 2004
I graduated from this school in 1997. I thought they gave me the best education that I have had. The teachers and other staff were really nice and answered any questions that I had. -Jennifer L. Duncan

- submitted by a parent
September 11, 2004
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
May 19, 2004
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 15, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Sequoyah High School
3128 Hwy 411, Madisonville, TN  37364
(423) 442-9230
Last modified Sequoyah High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Sequoyah High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 23 reviews. Top