City University School Of Liberal Arts

  • City University School Of Liberal Arts serves 273 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • City University School Of Liberal Arts's student population of 273 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 33% 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 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City University School Of Liberal Arts is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1607 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
36%
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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 School Of Liberal Arts 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 Ratio27:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
100%
22%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City University School Of Liberal Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.000.54
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≥90%
89%
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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

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