Humes Middle School

Humes Middle School serves 294 students in grades 6-9.
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%.
Humes Middle School operates within the Memphis School District.

Overview

The student population of 294 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 294 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Humes Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Humes Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
98%
24%
All Ethnic Groups Humes Middle School Sch Ethnicity Humes Middle School 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.
0.04 0.25
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.
97%
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
8
Number of Students Managed 116,559 3,353
Memphis School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kipp Memphis Collegiate High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Veritas College Preparatory (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memphis College Preparatory (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MemphisMemphis College Preparatory
    Charter School
    278 Greenlaw
    MemphisTN 38105
    (901)581-9227
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 122 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MemphisCarnes Elementary School
    Magnet School
    943 J. West Williams
    MemphisTN 38105
    (901)416-3206
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 357 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MemphisGordon Elementary School
    815 Breedlove
    MemphisTN 38107
    (901)416-3212
    0.7 mi | 329 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MemphisKipp Memphis Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    230 Henry Ave
    MemphisTN 38107
    (901)830-0344
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 117 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MamphisCaldwell-guthrie Elementary School
    951 Chelsea
    MamphisTN 38108
    (901)416-5444
    0.8 mi | 404 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.09, 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.