College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in Tennessee 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.
Are the schools in Tennessee offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.
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Largest School Districts in Tennessee
Shelby County Schools
110,780 students | MEMPHIS, TN
Grades PK, K-12 | 262 schools
80,494 students | NASHVILLE, TN
Grades PK, K-12 | 174 schools
Knox County School District
59,169 students | KNOXVILLE, TN
Grades PK, K-12 | 92 schools
Rutherford County School District
47,186 students | MURFREESBORO, TN
Grades PK, K-12 | 48 schools
Hamilton County School District
44,100 students | CHATTANOOGA, TN
Grades PK, K-12 | 80 schools