Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences

  • Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences serves 341 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 9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences's student population of 341 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students341 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences by grade.

School Comparison

  • Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences is 0.08, 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)
5%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences 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)
9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences 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 Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
10%
Black
96%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
63%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.080.28
This chart display the diversity score of Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences 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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