Mcgavock Comp High School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More
Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
English
68%
State avg: 72%
English 2
58%
State avg: 65%
Biology I
53%
State avg: 65%
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3/10
College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
76%
State avg: 89%
Average ACT score
18
State avg: 20
AP course participation
7%
State avg: 10%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
45%
Black
37%
Hispanic
13%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
336 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 90%
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Neighborhood
3150 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
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