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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 408 students
Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Total Students (2013-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by Grade Humes Preparatory Academy - Upper School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.

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 $9,003. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,419 is higher than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Achievement School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
8
Number of Students Managed 5,012 3,513
Achievement School District Students Managed (2013-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $32 MM
District Spending $46 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,509 $9,003
District Spending / Student $11,419 $9,420
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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