Craigmont Middle School

Craigmont Middle School serves 730 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% 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 730 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 730 students
Craigmont Middle School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Craigmont Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Craigmont Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 16:1 15:1
Craigmont Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Hispanic
10%
7%
Craigmont Middle School Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
86%
23%
Craigmont Middle School Black (2006-2013)
White
4%
66%
Craigmont Middle School White (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Craigmont Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.25 0.26
Craigmont Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
84%
51%
Craigmont Middle 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.
5%
7%
Craigmont Middle 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.
School District Name Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
220
8
Number of Students Managed 112,207 3,473
Memphis School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,046 MM $28 MM
District Spending $1,124 MM $28 MM
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 Craigmont High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Omni Prep Academy - North Pointe Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Omni Prep Academy - North Point Lower School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MemphisCraigmont High School
    Magnet School
    3333 Covington Pk
    MemphisTN 38128
    (901)416-4312
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | 1007 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MemphisOmni Prep Academy - North Point Lower School
    Charter School
    3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)828-4935
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 144 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • MemphisOmni Prep Academy - North Pointe Middle School
    Charter School
    3333 Old Brownsville Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)828-4935
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 137 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • MemphisBrownsville Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5292 Banbury
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)416-4300
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 631 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MemphisMemphis Business Academy Middle School
    Charter School
    3306 Overton Crossing
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)380-8176
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 294 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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