School Profile

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    SCHOOL PROFILE 2020-2021

     

    GENERAL INFORMATION             

    Principal:   Mrs. Beverly Sharpe 

    Grades: 9th-12th

    Control:  Tennessee

    Enrollment (Fall 2021) – 1436 (1168 Traditional, 268 Virtual)

    9th: 372   10th: 356    11th: 260    12th: 448 

    Student/Counselor Ratio: 359

    CEEB/ACT Code Number: 431-600 

    Professional Memberships: College Board, TSSAA

    Schedule: 8:45-3:45, Four-by-four block schedule

    LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION

    Mount Juliet High School, built in its current location in 2006, established in 1854, is located in Wilson County, Mount Juliet, Tennessee.  This is currently one of the fastest growing areas of the state, located just east of the state capital, Nashville.

     

    FACULTY

                    Bachelor’s Degree: 57

                    Masters Degree: 50

                    Educational Specialist: 7

                    Doctorate: 1

     

    GRADE SCALE

                    A = 93-100

                    B = 85-92

                    C = 75-84

                    D = 70-74

                    F = Below 70

                    Honors/Pre-AP Courses:  3 points added to all scores of 70 or above

                    AP Courses: 5 points are added to all scores of 70 or above

     

    ADVANCED PLACEMENT PROGRAM

    Mount Juliet High School currently offers 27 AP courses.  For the 19/20 School year, 484 students were enrolled in AP courses and 843 AP Exams were administered.  Current AP Courses offered: English Language, English Literature, US History, European History, Human Geography, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, US Government, AP Psychology, World History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics I, Physics II, Environmental Science, Art History, Studio Art: 2-D, Studio Art: 3-D, Studio Drawing, Music Theory, French Language, German Language, Spanish Language, Computer Science Principles.  

     

    HONORS/PRE-AP COURSES

    MJHS offers Honors level courses in almost all subject areas and disciplines.  

     

    DUAL ENROLLMENT:

    Mount Juliet High School has partnered with both Vol State University and Cumberland University to offer the following courses for dual enrollment (both collegiate and high school credits):  

     

    GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

                    English        4

                    Math           4

                    Science        3

                    Social Studies      4

                    Wellness/PE         2

                    Fine Art               1

                    Foreign Lang.       2 (two credits must be in the same language)

                    Personal Finance   1

                    Elective Focus*    3

                    Elective               2

     

    Total of 26 credits are required for graduation from MJHS.

     *Elective Focus- a focused plan of study comprised of three credits. These credits must be earned in one of the following programs of study: Math/Science, Humanities/Fine Arts, Career and Technical Education (CTE), JROTC**, Advanced Placement.

    **In order to receive an elective focus completion in JROTC, students must complete 4 credits of JROTC.   

     ACADEMIC DISTINCTION

                    For the 2020/2021 school year:

    • 417 Graduates
    • 82 Tennessee Schollars
    • 239 receiving 21 or greater on ACT
    • 327 Tennessee Lottery Scholarships
    • Class of 2021 earned over $11,106,010.00 Million in Scholarship money

     

    ATHLETIC DISTINCTION

    Football;  Semi-finals 1997, 2011 (13-1) and 2012, 4 TSSAA Mr. Football runner-up

    Girls Basketball;  State Champs 1977,1983 and 2005,  1 TSSAA Miss Basketball 2005 and 2 TSSAA Miss Basketball runners-up

    Boys Basketball;  State Qualifier 2018

    Baseball; State Runners-up 1983 and 2011

    Softball; State Champs  1986,  3 State runner-up

    Boys Track;  Several individual State Champs

    Girls Track, Boys XC, Girls XC;  Multiple State Qualifiers

    Volleyball:  Multiple Sub-State qualifiers

    Golf; Multiple State qualifiers

    Girls Bowling; State Champions 2002 and 2003

    Boys Bowling; State Runner-up 2003            

    Wrestling; Multiple Individual State Champions.

    Tennis; Multiple State qualifiers.

    Boys Soccer; Multiple Sub-State qualifiers

    Girls Soccer;  Multiple Regional qualifiers