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grade C
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 C
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade C+
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Overton High School is a public school located in Memphis, TN. It has 1,116 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 8% of students are at least proficient in math and 17% in reading.

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1770 Lanier Ln
Memphis, TN 38117
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
17%
Percent Proficient - Math
8%
Average Graduation Rate
79%
Average SAT
950
18 responses
Average ACT
20
322 responses
AP Enrollment
5%

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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 C
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
67%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 39 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 39 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 110 responses
  • Pep Rally
    23%
  • Basketball
    20%
  • Induction Ceremonies
    13%
  • Football Games
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%
  • Homecoming
    7%
  • Baseball
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,116
Free or Reduced Lunch
54%
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 42 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 42 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 42 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$57,142
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.1%
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 61 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 61 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 61 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
Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,732 / year
National
$12,239
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 62 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 62 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 62 responses

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