Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School

Tel: (901)264-0636
  • Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School serves 408 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School operates within the Achievement School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 408 students has grown by 179% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students408 students
Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Total Students (2013-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by GradeHumes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

  • Achievement School District's student population of 5,012 students has grown by 214% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,509 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 114993% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,419 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 28% over four years.
School District NameAchievement School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed5,0123,513
Achievement School District Students Managed (2013-2015)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$30 MM
District Spending$46 MM$29 MM
District Revenue / Student$11,509$8,707
District Spending / Student$11,419$8,563
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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