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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 263 public schools in Shelby County, TN, serving 152,710 students.
  • Shelby County, TN public school have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Shelby County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Tennessee public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Shelby County, TN are Crosswind Elementary School, Campus Elementary School and Farmington Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Tennessee public school average of 16:1.

Top Shelby County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A. B. Hill Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    345 East Olive Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901)416-7844

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • A. Maceo Walker Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1900 East Raines Rd
    Memphis, TN 38116
    (901)416-1030

    Grades: 6-8 | 686 students
  • Alcy Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1750 E Alcy Rd
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)416-7800

    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
  • Alton Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2020 Alton Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901)416-7430

    Grades: PK-5 | 292 students
  • Altruria Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 10%
    6641 Deermont Dr
    Memphis, TN 38134
    (901)373-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 838 students
  • American Way Middle School Math: 5% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3805 American Way
    Memphis, TN 38118
    (901)416-1250

    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
  • Appling Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3700 Appling Rd
    Memphis, TN 38133
    (901)373-1410

    Grades: 6-8 | 713 students
  • Arlington Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 5%
    11825 Douglas
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901)867-6000

    Grades: PK-5 | 836 students
  • Arlington High School Math: 15% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5475 Airline Rd
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901)867-1541

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,015 students
  • Arlington Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5470 Lamb Rd
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901)867-6015

    Grades: 6-8 | 934 students
  • Arrow Academy Of Excellence Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    645 Semmes St
    Memphis, TN 38111
    (901)207-1891

    Grades: K-3 | 83 students
  • Aspire Coleman Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3210 Raleigh-millington Rd
    Memphis, TN 38128
    (901)567-7068

    Grades: PK-7 | 570 students
  • Aspire East Academy Charter School
    6870 Winchester Rd
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901)567-7086

    Grades: K-2 | 186 students
  • Aspire Hanley Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    680 Hanley St
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)567-7084

    Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
  • Aspire Middle School Charter School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    680 Hanley St
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)567-7084

    Grades: 6-8 | 225 students
  • Aurora Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3804 Given Ave
    Memphis, TN 38122
    (901)249-4615

    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
  • Avon School Special Education School
    310 Avon Rd
    Memphis, TN 38117
    (901)416-2124

    Grades: 12 | 171 students
  • B. T. Washington High School Math: 12% | Reading: 5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    715 S Lauderdale St
    Memphis, TN 38126
    (901)416-7240

    Grades: 6-12 | 487 students
  • Bailey Station Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 5%
    3435 Bailey Station Rd
    Collierville, TN 38017
    (901)853-6380

    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
  • Balmoral/ridgeway Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5905 Grosvenor Ave
    Memphis, TN 38119
    (901)416-2128

    Grades: K-5 | 311 students
  • Barret's Chapel Elementary Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10280 Godwin Rd
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901)873-8160

    Grades: K-8 | 569 students
  • Bartlett Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3932 Billy Maher Rd
    Memphis, TN 38135
    (901)373-2610

    Grades: PK-5 | 720 students
  • Bartlett High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5688 Woodlawn Ave
    Memphis, TN 38134
    (901)373-2620

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,726 students
  • Belle Forest Community School Math: 27% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3135 Ridgeway
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901)416-7200

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,219 student
  • Bellevue Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    575 S Bellevue Blvd
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901)416-4488

    Grades: 6-8 | 551 students
  • Berclair Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    810 N Perkins Rd
    Memphis, TN 38122
    (901)416-8800

    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
  • Bethel Grove Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2459 Arlington Ave
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)416-5012

    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
  • Bluff City High School Charter School
    4100 Ross Rd
    Memphis, TN 38109
    (901)881-7375

    Grades: 9 | 156 students
  • Bolton High School Magnet School
    Math: 2% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7323 Brunswick Rd
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901)873-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,050 student
  • Bon Lin Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 10%
    3940 Germantown Rd
    Memphis, TN 38134
    (901)937-2344

    Grades: PK-5 | 899 students
  • Bon Lin Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3862 Germantown Rd
    Memphis, TN 38133
    (901)347-1520

    Grades: 6-8 | 749 students
  • Brownsville Road Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5292 Banbury Ave
    Memphis, TN 38135
    (901)416-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
  • Bruce Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    581 S Bellevue Blvd
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901)416-4495

    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
  • Campus Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    535 Zach Curlin
    Memphis, TN 38152
    (901)678-2285

    Grades: 1-5 | 324 students
  • Central High School Magnet School
    Math: 2% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    306 S Bellevue Blvd
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901)416-4500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,530 student
  • Show 100 more public schools in Shelby County, TN (out of 263 total schools)
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