Frayser High School (Closed 2015)

  • Frayser High School served 550 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 35%.
  • Frayser High School operated within the Shelby County School District.
  • Shelby County School District's 72% graduation rate was lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students550 students
Frayser High School Total Students (2014-2015)
Gender %Frayser High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Frayser High School Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by GradeFrayser High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Frayser High School Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2015)
Black
98%
22%
Frayser High School Black Students (2014-2015)
White
2%
65%
Frayser High School White Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFrayser High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.040.53
Frayser High School Diversity Score (2014-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
92%
n/a
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
n/a

District Comparison

School District NameShelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
197
8
Number of Students Managed96,6143,513
Shelby County School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate72%83%
Shelby County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,093 MM$30 MM
Shelby County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$1,153 MM$29 MM
Shelby County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,159$8,707
Shelby County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,717$8,563
Shelby County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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