Star Academy

Tel: (901)219-7063
Grades: KG-5

238 students

Star Academy serves 238 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Star Academy operates within the Memphis School District.

Overview

The student population of 238 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 238 students
Star Academy Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Star Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Star Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Star Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Star Academy Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
99%
24%
Star Academy Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
66%
Star Academy White (2006-2008)
All Ethnic Groups Star Academy Sch Ethnicity Star Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.02 0.50
Star Academy Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
n/a 48%
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 116,559 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
211
7
Number of Students Managed 116,559 3,496
Memphis School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $1,046 MM $28 MM
Memphis School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,124 MM $28 MM
Memphis School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,342 $8,477
Memphis School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,042 $8,379
Memphis School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trezevant Career And Technical School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Memphis Virtual School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Scenic Hills Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Memphis Scenic Hills Elementary School
    3450 Scenic
    Memphis , TN , 38128
    (901)416-4342
    0.5  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Memphis Lucie E. Campbell Elementary School
    3232 Birchfield
    Memphis , TN , 38127
    (901)416-1000
    1.4  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Memphis Trezevant Career And Technical School
    Vocational School
    3224 Rangeline
    Memphis , TN , 38127
    (901)416-3800
    Vocational School
    1.5  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Memphis Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Douglass Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1650 Ash
    Memphis , TN , 38108
    (901)416-5946
    Magnet School
    1.5  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Memphis Primary Preparatory
    3274 Range Line
    Memphis , TN , 38127
    (901)368-6535
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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Memphis, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Memphis is Macon Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.