City University School Of Liberal Arts

City University School Of Liberal Arts serves 273 students in grades 9-12.
City University School Of Liberal Arts 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

City University School Of Liberal Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

City University School Of Liberal Arts's student population of 273 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

City University School Of Liberal Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of City University School Of Liberal Arts is 0.00, 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
#1527 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
100%
22%
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White
n/a
63%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.000.55
This chart display the diversity score of City University School Of Liberal Arts and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of City University School Of Liberal Arts and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 School Of Liberal Arts is The Excel Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is City University Boys Preparatory (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis City University Boys Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 66 students
    0.1 miles
    1475 E Shelby Dr
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 775-2219
    0.1 6-8 66
  • Memphis The Excel Center Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | 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 Hamilton High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 626 students
    0.6 miles
    1363 E Person Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 416-7838
    0.6 9-12 626
  • Memphis Kipp Memphis Preparatory Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    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 Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School Charter School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 392 students
    0.6 miles
    2230 Corry Rd
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 674-8228
    0.6 5-8 392

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