John Overton Comp High School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
33
Grades
9-12
Students
1,894
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Biology I
49%
State avg: 65%
English
63%
State avg: 72%
Algebra I
51%
State avg: 70%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
82%
State avg:
Average ACT score
18
AP course participation
21%
State avg: 10%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
34%
Hispanic
29%
Black
22%
Asian
14%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
359 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
11%
State avg: 10%
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33 Reviews
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Neighborhood
4820 Franklin Road
Nashville, TN 37220
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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