Memphis Business Academy Middle School

3306 Overton Crossing

Memphis, TN 38134

Tel: (901)357-2711
Grades 6-8
264 students
Memphis Business Academy Middle School serves 264 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Memphis Business Academy Middle School operates within the Shelby County-2 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 264 students
Gender % Memphis Business Academy Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade Memphis Business Academy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 15:1 16:1
Hispanic
12%
8%
Black
88%
23%
All Ethnic Groups Memphis Business Academy Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.21 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.
81%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district revenue/student of $10,000 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,550 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 24% 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)
District Total Revenue $1,093 MM $30 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,153 MM $29 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,000 $8,707
Shelby County-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,550 $8,563
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Craigmont High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Omni Prep Academy - North Pointe Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Omni Prep Academy - North Point Lower School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MemphisOmni Prep Academy - North Point Lower School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 192 students3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)828-4935
    0.1KG-4192
  • MemphisOmni Prep Academy - North Pointe Middle School
    Charter School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 124 students3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)828-4935
    0.15-8124
  • MemphisBrownsville Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 614 students5292 Banbury
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)416-4300
    0.7KG-5614
  • MemphisCraigmont High School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1007 students3333 Covington Pk
    MemphisTN 38128
    (901)416-4312
    0.79-121007
  • MemphisCraigmont Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 691 students3455 Covington Pk
    MemphisTN 38128
    (901)416-7780
    0.76-8691

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