District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated above average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Rutherford County School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

College Success Award

These are some of the best public high schools in Rutherford County School District at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.

District Student Progress

This district has a larger number of schools whose students are making less academic progress than their peers at other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Rutherford County School District

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Current student
November 15, 2023
Average school, nothing special. I can’t speak for all of the teachers but mine are engaging and try to keep the students grades up. On Friday instead of having WIN class we get 30 minutes off of free... More
Review for Chase Middle School
Parent / Guardian
October 12, 2022
Absolutely wonderful small town elementary school. Very friendly and helpful staff even during the pandemic. The teachers were always above and beyond amazing. The parent/teacher communication was... More
Parent / Guardian
February 02, 2021
ERHS offers rigorous courses for those who choose to take them. Students can also dually enroll and earn college credit while in high school. The McNair Foundation offers mentors, college guidance,... More
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