2450 Frayser Blvd
Memphis, TN 38127
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Memphis Stem Academy serves 122 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
Memphis Stem Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.

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Memphis Stem Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Memphis Stem Academy's student population of 122 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
Total Students
122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Memphis Stem Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Memphis Stem Academy is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1286 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
23%
10%
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Black
75%
22%
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White
n/a
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 122 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Top 50%)

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