Nexus Stem Academy Middle School

  • Nexus Stem Academy Middle School serves 100 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Nexus Stem Academy Middle School's student population of 100 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students100 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers

School Comparison

  • Nexus Stem Academy Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nexus Stem Academy Middle School is 0.17, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
36%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Hispanic
8%
10%
Black
91%
22%
Two or more races
1%
2%
Diversity Score0.17n/a
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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