Brighton High School is located in Brighton, TN and is one of 4 high schools in Tipton County School District. It is a public school that serves 1527 students in grades 9-12.
Brighton High School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Tennessee in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Brighton High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
I am a current student at BHS, therefore, I can say that my experience at Brighton has been phenomenal. The teachers are great and really aim to help you achieve something in life. There is no other place I wold want to be!
by a Current Student
on Feb 9, 2011
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In 2011, Brighton High School had 38% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Tennessee had 55% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Tipton County School District spends $6,941 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 67% on instruction, 27% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Tipton County School District District
In 2011, Brighton High School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Tennessee average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Tennessee Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) Exams are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
High School students are assessed upon the completion of courses in language arts, math, science and social studies.
How is it Scored?
Students receive a score of below proficient, proficient or advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level. Students must pass the Algebra I, English II and Biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, to receive a high s