City University School Girls Preparatory

  • City University School Girls Preparatory serves 106 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • City University School Girls Preparatory's student population of 106 students has grown by 186% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students106 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of City University School Girls Preparatory by grade.

School Comparison

  • City University School Girls Preparatory's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City University School Girls Preparatory is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of City University School Girls 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of City University School Girls 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio35:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of City University School Girls Preparatory and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in City University School Girls Preparatory and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
96%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in City University School Girls Preparatory and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City University School Girls Preparatory.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.080.28
This chart display the diversity score of City University School Girls Preparatory and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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