Big Picture School is located in Nashville, TN and is one of 27 high schools in Nashville-davidson County School District. It is a public school that serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
Big Picture School did not make 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 Big Picture School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Big Picture School had 51% 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 Nashville-Davidson County SD spends $9,586 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 37% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Nashville-Davidson County SD District
In 2011, Big Picture School had 12 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