Soulsville Charter School

Soulsville Charter School serves 648 students in grades 6-12.
Soulsville Charter School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Soulsville Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Soulsville Charter School's student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 78% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Soulsville Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Soulsville Charter School is 0.02, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1534 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Black
99%
22%
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White
n/a
63%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.020.55
Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Soulsville Charter School is Hollis F. Price Middle College (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cummings Elementary Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis Cummings Elementary Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
    0.3 miles
    1037 Cummings St
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 416-7810
    0.3 PK-8 527
  • Memphis Hollis F. Price Middle College Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 119 students
    0.3 miles
    807 Walker Ave
    Memphis, TN 38126
    (901) 435-1765
    0.3 9-12 119
  • Memphis Circles Of Success Learning Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 229 students
    0.5 miles
    867 South Parkway East
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 322-7978
    0.5 K-5 229
  • Memphis Ida B. Wells Academy Es/ms Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 170 students
    0.7 miles
    995 S Lauderdale St
    Memphis, TN 38126
    (901) 416-3210
    0.7 K-8 170
  • Memphis Memphis Delta Preparatory Charter School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 284 students
    0.7 miles
    1299 E Mclemore Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901) 251-1010
    0.7 K-5 284

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