Hixson High

 5705 Middle Valley Rd, Hixson, TN 37343

Phone: (423) 847-4800

Feeder Pattern

Total Enrollment

922

Per-pupil Spending

(2015)

$7,724

Racial Diversity

White
63.6%
Black
24.1%
Hispanic
8.6%
Asian
3.4%
Native American
0.4%

Economic Diversity

2 0 1 3
55.5%
2 0 1 4
53.0%
2 0 1 5
54.6%
2 0 1 6 *
29.4%

* The state of Tennessee is no longer defining “economically disadvantaged” status based on students receiving free or reduced lunch. Instead, only students who are receiving Direct Certification services are now considered economically disadvantaged for purposes of data collection by the state. This change accounts for the drastic drop in % ED students statewide.

College and Career Readiness

2 0 1 3
12.0%
2 0 1 4
11.0%
2 0 1 5
8.0%
2 0 1 6
12.4%

Graduation Rate

2 0 1 3
83.7%
2 0 1 4
80.3%
2 0 1 5
83.4%
2 0 1 6
80.87%

TVAAS Scores

1

2013

1

2014

1

2015

4

2016

Exceptional Education

Comprehensive Development Classroom

CDC classrooms are for students who require an alternative curriculum and significant supports that the general education setting cannot alone provide.

Development Communication Classroom

DCC is a developmental communication curriculum for students with severe communication and very severe behavioral disorders. Many of the students in these settings are significantly intellectually disabled with Autism.

Coaching All Learning Mentoring Modeling

CALMM supports are primarily for higher functioning students on the Autism spectrum and those students with communication and social deficits, who can more readily access the general education curriculum.

Multiple Handicap

Multi-Handicapped classrooms are for those students who exhibit multiple/severe disabilities and significant health/medical needs.

Inclusion

Inclusion refers to students who are in general education classes 80% or more of the instructional day and receive direct instruction pull out as needed.

Gifted

Gifted classrooms are provided for students identified as Intellectually Gifted. Services may include enriched academic experiences, acceleration, and appropriate modifications and accommodations in the regular classroom.

Classroom Offerings

AP Courses

AP CALCULUS
AP BIOLOGY
AP LANGUAGE COMPOSITION
AP LIT AND COMP
AP US HISTORY

International Baccalaureate

This school does not offer the International Baccalaureate program.

Vocational Programs of Study

AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
HEALTH SCIENCE
BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY
HEALTH SCIENCE TECH

Dual Enrollment

DE PSYCHOLOGY
DE STATISTICS
PRECALCULUS DE
SOCIOLOGY DE

Contact Your Representatives

Lee Sims
Lee Sims
Principal

Phone: (423) 847-4810

Email: sims_l@hcde.org

Joe Smith
Joe Smith
School Board District 3

Phone: (423) 400-8472

Email: Jobox2win@aol.com

Dr. Greg Martin
Dr. Greg Martin
County Commissioner

Phone: (423) 209-7200

Email: district3@hamiltontn.gov