Memphis High School

1501 High St
Memphis, TX 79245
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Memphis High School serves 137 students in grades 9-12.
Memphis High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Memphis High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Memphis High School's student population of 137 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Memphis High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Memphis High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5119 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
32%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMemphis Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Memphis High School is Hedley School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Memphis Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis Memphis Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 102 students
    0.0 miles
    1110 N 16th St
    Memphis, TX 79245
    (806) 259-5920
    0 6-8 102
  • Memphis Travis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 152 students
    0.4 miles
    710 N 12th St
    Memphis, TX 79245
    (806) 259-5940
    0.4 PK-2 152
  • Memphis Austin Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 112 students
    1.0 miles
    515 S 9th St
    Memphis, TX 79245
    (806) 259-5930
    1 3-5 112
  • Hedley Hedley School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-12 | 103 students
    11.1 miles
    301 Jones
    Hedley, TX 79237
    (806) 856-5323
    11.1 PK-12 103
  • Wellington Wellington Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
    20.5 miles
    606 16th St
    Wellington, TX 79095
    (806) 447-3112
    20.5 PK-5 324

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