Williamson County Schools (WCS) has ranked first in the nation among public schools districts with more than 20,000 students. This ranking comes from schooldigger.com, a site which ranks schools and school districts based on their most recently reported test scores. The test scores are calculated by taking the average math and English score across all grades and adding them together for a combined score. District rankings are calculated by averaging the rank percentile of the schools within each district.
With a Rank Score of 0.941, WCS is the highest ranked district in Tennessee and ranks fourth in the nation (compared with other public school districts with more than 10,000 students and first in the nation compared with districts with more than 20,000 students).
SchoolDigger.com only ranks schools that are designated as “Regular” elementary, middle, or high schools by the U.S. Department of Education. In order to be ranked, the schools must have current published test scores from their state’s Department of Education.
On schooldigger.com, you can find how a specific elementary, middle and high school is ranked on the list. To note: Clovercroft Elementary, Scales Elementary, Summit High and Trinity Elementary were not ranked due to insufficient test scores from the Tennessee Department of Education.
Here are just a few of the Williamson County school rankings. For a complete list, visit schooldigger.com and select Tennessee.
Walnut Grove-ranked 2nd
Pearre Creek-ranked 4th
Brentwood Middle-ranked 1st
Page Middle-ranked 2nd
Grassland Middle-ranked 3rd
Hillsboro Elementary/Middle-ranked 4th
Sunset Middle-ranked 5th
Woodland Middle-ranked 10th