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 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Star Academy operates within the Shelby County-2 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 238 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 238 students
Gender % Star Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Students by Grade Star Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 20:1 16:1
Black
100%
23%
All Ethnic Groups Star Academy 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.
n/a 0.26
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.
73%
51%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district revenue/student of $10,000 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,550 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Shelby County-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
n/a
8
Number of Students Managed n/a 3,515
Shelby County-2 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,093 MM $30 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,153 MM $29 MM
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,000 $8,707
Shelby County-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,550 $8,563
Shelby County-2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MemphisScenic Hills Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 431 students3450 Scenic Hw
    MemphisTN 38128
    (901)416-4342
    0.5PK-5431
  • MemphisLucie E. Campbell Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 420 students3232 Birchfield
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-1000
    1.4PK-5420
  • Memphis Douglass Elementary - Middle School
    Magnet School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 375 students1650 Ash St
    MemphisTN 38108
    (901)416-5946
    1.5PK-8375
  • MemphisPrimary Prepatory
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK3274 Range Line
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)358-6535
    1.5PKn/a
  • MemphisTrezevant Career And Technical School
    Vocational School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-123224 Rangeline Rd
    MemphisTN 38127
    (901)416-3800
    1.59-12n/a

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