Memphis City Schools schools are focused on student learning. Their goal is for each student to meet the highest standards and learn to his or her greatest potential. The expectation is for students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and qualities necessary to become leaders of tomorrow. Faculty and staff are well-qualified, dedicated professionals, and the parents and community members are important partners in youth education.
Approximately 103,000 students are enrolled in the Memphis City Schools. There are 101 elementary schools serving students grades K-5; 40 middle schools serving students grades 6-8; and 31 high schools serving students in grades 9-12. In addition, Memphis has an abundance of great alternative school options as well.
Elementary Schools: Bartlett, Berclair, Brookmeade, Brownsville Road Newborn, Bruce, Caldwell/Guthrie, Campus, Charjean, Carnes, Cherokee, Chimneyrock, Coleman, Cordova, Cromwell, Crump, Cummings, Delano, Denver, Double Tree, Douglass, Downtown, Dunbar, Egypt, Evans, Fairleyn, Florida/Kansas, Ford Roadt, Fox Meadows-Rhonda Bowles, Gardenview, Georgian Hills, Germanshire, Getwell, Goodlett, Gordon, Graceland, Grahamwood, Graves, Hamilton, Hanley, Hawkins Mill, Hickory Ridge, Hollywood, Holmes Road, Idlewind, Jackson, John P. Freeman, Kate Bond, Keystone, Kingsbury, Klondike, Knight Road, Lakeview, LaRose, Lester, Levi, Lincoln, Lucie E. Campbell, Magnolia, Manor Lake, Newberry, Norris, Oak Forest, Oakhaven, Oakshire, Orleans, Peabody, Raineshaven, Richland, Ridgeway ELC, Riverview, Riverwood, Robert C. Church, Ross, Rozelle, Scenic Hills, Sea Isle, Shady Grove, Shannon, Sharpen, Sheffield, Shelby Oaks, Sherwood, Snowden, South Park, Spring Hill, Springdale, Treadwell, Vollentine, Wells Station, Westhaven, Westside, Westwood, White Stations, White’s Chapel, Whitehaven, Whitney, William Brewster, Willow Oaks, Winchester, Winridge
Middle Schools: A. B. Hill, A. Maceo Walker, Airways, Alcy, Alton, American Way, Balmoral / Ridgeway, Bellevue, Bethel Grove, Chickasaw, Colonial, Cordova, Coro Lake, Corry, Craigmont, Cypress, Fairview, Geeter, Georgian Hills, Grandview Heights, Hamilton, Havenview, Hickory Ridge, Humes, John P. Freeman, Kate Bond, Kingsbury, Kirby, Lanier, Oakhaven, Raleigh-Egypt, Ridgeway, Riverview, Sherwood, Snowden, Southside, Treadwell, Vance, White Station, Wooddale
High Schools: Avon, B. T. Washington, Carver, Central, Cordova, Craigmont, Douglass, East, Fairley, Frayser, Hamilton, Hillcrest, Hollis Price, Kingsbury, Kirby, Manassas, Melrose, Memphis Health Careers Academy, Middle College, Mitchell, Northside, Oakhaven, Overton, Raleigh-Egypt, Ridgeway, Sheffield, Trezevant, Westwood, White Station, Whitehaven, Wooddale
Alternative Schools: Hamilton Success Academy, Hollywood Success, MLK Student Transition Academy, NE Prep Academy, Northwest Prep Academy, Reconation Academy, SE Preparatory Academy, SE Success Academy, Southwest Prep Academy, Westhaven Success Academy, and more.