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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 83 public preschools in Shelby County School District, serving 47,248 students.
  • Public preschool in Shelby County School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Tennessee public pre school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 33% statewide average). This district's average pre school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Tennessee.
  • The top ranked public preschools in Shelby County School District are Richland Elementary School, Grahamwood Elementary School and White Station Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public preschool average of 37% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Tennessee public preschool average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameShelby County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.scsk12.org
School District Phone Number(901)321-2500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 09
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
# of Schools83 Schools826 Schools
# of Students47,248 Students409,127 Students
# of Teachers3,071 Teachers27,089 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Shelby County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 130 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shelby County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shelby County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shelby County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.55
# of American Indian Students55 Students679 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students663 Students7,333 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students7,920 Students44,234 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
11%
# of Black Students33,739 Students85,067 Students
% Black Students
71%
21%
# of White Students3,619 Students258,068 Students
% White Students
8%
63%
# of Hawaiian Students34 Students466 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,218 Students13,280 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3,29127,508
# of Students in Kindergarten:7,11063,525
# of Students in 1st Grade:6,96962,561
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6,80661,080
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7,01958,325
# of Students in 4th Grade:7,26459,755
# of Students in 5th Grade:7,06347,882
# of Students in 6th Grade:53410,087
# of Students in 7th Grade:5077,801
# of Students in 8th Grade:5107,764
# of Students in 9th Grade:34680
# of Students in 10th Grade:39714
# of Students in 11th Grade:25664
# of Students in 12th Grade:77781
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,411 is higher than the state average of $8,717. The school district revenue/student has declined by 95% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,682 is higher than the state average of $8,398. The school district spending/student has declined by 95% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$1,470 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shelby County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$1,500 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Shelby County  School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,411$8,717
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shelby County  School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,682$8,398
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shelby County  School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Shelby County School District Public Preschools (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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Charjean Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2140 Charjean Rd
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)416-5016

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • Cherokee Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3061 Kimball Ave
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)416-5028

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Chimneyrock Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8601 Chimneyrock Blvd
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)416-2067

    Grades: PK-5 | 960 students
  • Cordova Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    750 N Sanga Rd
    Cordova, TN 38018
    (901)416-1700

    Grades: PK-5 | 855 students
  • Crump Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4405 Crump Rd
    Memphis, TN 38141
    (901)416-1973

    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
  • Cummings Elementary Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1037 Cummings St
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901)416-7810

    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
  • Dexter Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7105 Dexter Rd
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)373-3526

    Grades: PK-5 | 927 students
  • Double Tree Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4560 Double Tree
    Memphis, TN 38109
    (901)416-8144

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Douglass Elementary Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1650 Ash St
    Memphis, TN 38108
    (901)416-5946

    Grades: PK-8 | 438 students
  • Downtown Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    10 N 4th St
    Memphis, TN 38103
    (901)416-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
  • Dunbar Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2606 Select Ave
    Memphis, TN 38114
    (901)416-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
  • Egypt Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4160 Karen Cv
    Memphis, TN 38128
    (901)416-4163

    Grades: PK-5 | 593 students
  • Evans Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4949 Cottonwood Rd
    Memphis, TN 38118
    (901)416-2504

    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
  • Exceptional Children Special Placements
    160 S Hollywood
    Memphis, TN 38112
    (901)416-5601

    Grades: PK-12 | 641 students
  • Ford Road Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3336 Ford Rd
    Memphis, TN 38109
    (901)416-8150

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • Fox Meadows Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2960 Emerald St
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901)416-2530

    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
  • Gardenview Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4075 Hartz Dr
    Memphis, TN 38116
    (901)416-2080

    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
  • Germanshire Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3965 South Germantown Rd
    Memphis, TN 38125
    (901)416-3733

    Grades: PK-5 | 852 students
  • Germantown Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2730 Cross Country Dr
    Germantown, TN 38138
    (901)756-2330

    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
  • Getwell Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2795 Getwell Road
    Memphis, TN 38118
    (901)416-0267

    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
  • Goodlett Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3001 S Goodlett St
    Memphis, TN 38118
    (901)416-2510

    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
  • Grahamwood Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3950 Summer Ave
    Memphis, TN 38122
    (901)416-5952

    Grades: PK-5 | 996 students
  • Hamilton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1378 Ethlyn Ave
    Memphis, TN 38106
    (901)416-7826

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Hawkins Mill Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4295 Mountain Terrace St
    Memphis, TN 38127
    (901)416-3944

    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
  • Highland Oaks Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5252 Annandale Rd
    Memphis, TN 38125
    (901)756-2343

    Grades: PK-5 | 909 students
  • Holmes Road Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1083 E Holmes Rd
    Memphis, TN 38116
    (901)416-6469

    Grades: PK-5 | 739 students
  • Jackson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3925 Wales Ave
    Memphis, TN 38108
    (901)416-4222

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Kate Bond Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2727 Kate Bond Rd
    Memphis, TN 38133
    (901)416-0020

    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
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