Frayser High School

Frayser High School serves 551 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Frayser High School operates within the Memphis School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 551 students has declined by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 551 students
Frayser High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Frayser High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Frayser High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 13:1 15:1
Frayser High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
98%
23%
Frayser High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
2%
66%
Frayser High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Frayser High 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.
0.04 0.26
Frayser High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
89%
51%
Frayser High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
2%
7%
Frayser High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,207 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,342 is higher than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,042 is higher than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
220
8
Number of Students Managed 112,207 3,473
Memphis School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 67% 80%
Memphis School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,046 MM $28 MM
Memphis School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,124 MM $28 MM
Memphis School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,342 $8,477
Memphis School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,042 $8,379
Memphis School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Memphis Business Academy High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westside Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frayser Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MemphisFrayser Elementary School
    1602 Dellwood
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3840
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | n/a students                      
  • MemphisFrayser Achievement Elementary School
    1602 Dellwood Av
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3840
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 358 students                      
  • MemphisWhitney Elementary School
    1219 Whitney Rd
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3949
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 413 students                      
  • MemphisDenver Elementary School
    1940 Frayser Bl
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3936
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 619 students                      
  • MemphisCorning Achievement Elementary School
    1662 Dabbs Av
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3926
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 282 students                      

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