B T Washington High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
4.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 520 Students
  • 40 Teachers

B T Washington High School
715 SOUTH LAUDERDALE
MEMPHIS, TN 38126

Phone: (901) 416-7240

District: Memphis City Schools

Overview

At B T Washington High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at B T Washington High School is 17 percent. The student body makeup is 56 percent male and 44 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. B T Washington High School is 1 of 43 high schools in the Memphis City Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 520
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 97%
Full-Time Teachers 40

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 41%
Proficient in Algebra 54%
College Readiness Index 4.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 43
Total Students 32,923
Proficient in English (district average) 38%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 31%
College Readiness (district average) 7.8

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Nearby Schools

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