8146 E Shelby Dr
Memphis, TN 38106
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy serves 188 students in grades 6-8.
Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy 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 is 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

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Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy's student population of 188 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dubois Middle Of Leadership Public Policy is 0.34, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1575 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
15%
10%
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Black
80%
22%
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White
2%
63%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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