How good are the schools in Memphis, TN?

Memphis encompasses 26 public elementary, middle and high schools. Memphis also has 97 private schools. Forty-four high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 4.7 /10

How we calculate this.


Memphis has a lower score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
76,772
Total Teachers
5,134

Student-Teacher Ratio

15:1

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

All High Schools in Memphis

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.