Kipp Memphis Middle Academy

  • Kipp Memphis Middle Academy serves 387 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Kipp Memphis Middle Academy's student population of 387 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp Memphis Middle Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kipp Memphis Middle Academy is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Memphis Middle Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Memphis Middle Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
7%
10%
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Black
92%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Memphis Middle Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kipp Memphis Middle Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Memphis Middle Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.150.28
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Memphis Middle Academy and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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