City University School Of Independence

  • City University School Of Independence serves 21 students in grades 10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • City University School Of Independence's student population of 21 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 900% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 10
Total Students21 students
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers

School Comparison

  • City University School Of Independence's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City University School Of Independence 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) (15-16)≤20%
17%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio2:116:1
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
96%
22%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City University School Of Independence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.080.28
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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