Cherokee High School is located in Rogersville, TN and is one of 3 high schools in Hawkins County School District. It is a public school that serves 1174 students in grades 9-12.
Cherokee High 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 Cherokee High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Cherokee High School had 58% 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 Hawkins County School District spends $7,255 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 63% on instruction, 31% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Hawkins County School District District
In 2011, Cherokee High School had 15 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