City University Boys Preparatory (Closed 2021)

1475 E. Shelby Dr
Memphis, TN 38106
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
City University Boys Preparatory served 88 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 was 20-24% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 6-9% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1505 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
91%
22%
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White
n/a
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in City University Boys Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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