Craigmont Middle School

Craigmont Middle School serves 836 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Craigmont Middle School operates within the Memphis School District.

Overview

The student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 836 students
Craigmont Middle School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Craigmont Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Craigmont Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Craigmont Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Craigmont Middle School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Craigmont Middle School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
85%
24%
Craigmont Middle School Black (2006-2012)
White
3%
66%
Craigmont Middle School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Craigmont Middle School Sch Ethnicity Craigmont 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.
0.27 0.69
Craigmont Middle School 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.
90%
48%
Craigmont Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Craigmont Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 110,055 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
211
8
Number of Students Managed 110,055 3,353
Memphis School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,046 MM $28 MM
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 Craigmont High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Memphis Business Academy Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brownsville Rd Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Memphis Craigmont High School
    Magnet School
    3333 Covington
    Memphis , TN , 38128
    (901)416-4312
    Magnet School
    0.2  mi  |  1077  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Memphis Brownsville Rd Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5292 Banbury
    Memphis , TN , 38134
    (901)416-4300
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  650  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Memphis Omni Prep Academy - North Point Lower School
    Charter School
    3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    Memphis , TN , 38134
    (901)828-4935
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Memphis Omni Prep Academy - North Pointe Middle School
    Charter School
    3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    Memphis , TN , 38134
    (901)828-4935
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Memphis Memphis Business Academy Middle School
    Charter School
    3333 Old Brownsville
    Memphis , TN , 38134
    (901)380-8176
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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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.