City University Boys Preparatory

City University Boys Preparatory serves 66 students in grades 6-8.
City University Boys Preparatory placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

City University Boys Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

City University Boys Preparatory's student population of 66 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Rankings

City University Boys Preparatory is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of City University Boys Preparatory is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1505 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of City University Boys Preparatory, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of City University Boys Preparatory and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
94%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
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63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City University Boys Preparatory. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score
0.110.55
This chart display the diversity score of City University Boys Preparatory and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to City University Boys Preparatory is City University School Of Liberal Arts (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kipp Memphis Preparatory Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis City University School Of Liberal Arts Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 273 students
    0.1 miles
    1475 E Shelby Dr
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 775-2219
    0.1 9-12 273
  • Memphis The Excel Center Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
    0.6 miles
    1490 Norris Rd
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 726-3100
    0.6 9-12 380
  • Memphis Kipp Memphis Preparatory Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 331 students
    0.6 miles
    2230 Corry Rd
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 577-3330
    0.6 PK-3 331
  • Memphis Hamilton High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 626 students
    0.7 miles
    1363 E Person Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 416-7838
    0.7 9-12 626
  • Memphis Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School Charter School
    Math: 8% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 392 students
    0.7 miles
    2230 Corry Rd
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 674-8228
    0.7 5-8 392

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