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grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade C+
  4. College Prep
    grade C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A minus
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade C+
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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Memphis School of Excellence is a public, charter school located in Memphis, TN. It has 522 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 18% of students are at least proficient in math and 19% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
19%
Percent Proficient - Math
18%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
No data available  
Average ACT
20
83 responses
AP Enrollment
9%

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$41,228
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$901
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$101,800
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 5 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 5 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 15 responses
  • Art
    20%
  • Music
    20%
  • Track
    20%
  • Cheerleading
    7%
  • Cross Country
    7%
  • Homecoming
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
522
Free or Reduced Lunch
59%
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 7 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 7 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$57,142
Teachers in First/Second Year
46.4%
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 8 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$11,732 / year
National
$12,239
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 6 responses
17%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 6 responses

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