Frayser High School

Frayser High School serves 550 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Frayser High School operates within the Shelby County-2 School District.
Shelby County-2 School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 550 students
Gender % Frayser High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade Frayser High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Black
98%
23%
White
2%
65%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.04 0.26
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
92%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 65% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,000 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,550 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Shelby County-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
n/a
8
Number of Students Managed n/a 3,515
Shelby County-2 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 72% 83%
Shelby County-2 School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,093 MM $30 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,153 MM $29 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,000 $8,707
Shelby County-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,550 $8,563
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Pathways In Education - Tn (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pathways In Education - Tn (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frayser Achievement Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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2.0  1/25/2011
a survival school... Meaning your child is just trying to survive. There is no more bloated beuracracy of less concerned educators in TN
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