Hollis F. Price Middle College

807 Walker Ave
Memphis, TN 38126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Hollis F. Price Middle College serves 119 students in grades 9-12.
Hollis F. Price Middle College placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 40-59% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Hollis F. Price Middle College places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Hollis F. Price Middle College's student population of 119 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Hollis F. Price Middle College is ranked within the top 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 Hollis F. Price Middle College is 0.06, 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
#807 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Black
97%
22%
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White
n/a
63%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.060.55
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Hollis F. Price Middle College and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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, middle school and elementary school to Hollis F. Price Middle College is Soulsville Charter School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis Soulsville Charter School Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 648 students
    0.3 miles
    1115 College St
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 261-6366
    0.3 6-12 648
  • Memphis Cummings Elementary Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
    0.4 miles
    1037 Cummings St
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 416-7810
    0.4 PK-8 527
  • Memphis Ida B. Wells Academy Es/ms Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 170 students
    0.5 miles
    995 S Lauderdale St
    Memphis, TN 38126
    (901) 416-3210
    0.5 K-8 170
  • Memphis Maxine Smith Steam Academy Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
    0.6 miles
    750 E Parkway S
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901) 416-4536
    0.6 6-8 338
  • Memphis B. T. Washington High School Math: 13% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 487 students
    0.8 miles
    715 S Lauderdale St
    Memphis, TN 38126
    (901) 416-7240
    0.8 6-12 487

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
This is the best school in America and 3 of my children have attended here. 100% graduation rate. Best children. Strong discipline. Made AYP every year with 100% in most subjects.
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Thie is the worst school in America and I will never let my children go here.
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