Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School

  • Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School serves 392 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 5% (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.
  • Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School's student population of 392 students has grown by 159% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students392 students
This chart display total students of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1589 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School 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 Preparatory Middle School 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 Ratio26:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
95%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.100.54
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Memphis Preparatory Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAchievement School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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