Shrine School

  • Shrine School serves 136 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Shrine School's student population of 136 students has declined by 77% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shrine School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shrine School is 0.27, 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#529 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
10%
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Black
85%
22%
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White
6%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shrine School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.270.28
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Graduation Rate<50%
89%
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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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