Public Schools in Memphis, Tennessee

There are 274 Public Schools in Memphis, Tennessee, serving a population of 654,723 people in an area of 318 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,389 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Tennessee, Memphis is ranked 333rd of 645 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 173rd of 645 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Memphis Public Schools

Find Memphis, Tennessee public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


A B Hill Elementary 345 East Olive Avenue Memphis, TN

A. Maceo Walker Middle School 1900 East Raines Road Memphis, TN

Airways Middle School 2601 Ketchum Road Memphis, TN

Alcy Elementary 1750 East Alcy Road Memphis, TN

Alton Elementary 2020 Alton Avenue Memphis, TN

Altruria Elementary 6641 Deermont Drive Memphis, TN

American Way Middle 3805 American Way Memphis, TN

Appling Middle School 3700 Appling Road Memphis, TN

Arrow Academy Of Excellence 645 Semmes Street Memphis, TN

Artesian Community School 111 South Highland Street Memphis, TN

Aspire Coleman 3210 Raleigh Millington Road Memphis, TN

Aspire Hanley #1 680 Hanley Street Memphis, TN

Aurora Collegiate Academy 894 Isabelle Street Memphis, TN

Avon Lenox School 310 Avon Road Memphis, TN

B T Washington High School 715 South Lauderdale Street Memphis, TN

Balmoral Ridgeway Elementary 5905 Grosvenor Avenue Memphis, TN

Belle Forest Community School 6130 Belle Forest Drive Memphis, TN

Bellevue Middle School 575 South Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN

Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Academy 1555 McAlister Drive Memphis, TN

Berclair Elementary 810 North Perkins Road Memphis, TN

Bethel Grove Elementary 2459 Arlington Avenue Memphis, TN

Bluebird Learning Center 1098 South Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN

Bon Lin Middle School 3862 North Germantown Parkway Memphis, TN

Brewster Elementary 2605 Sam Cooper Boulevard Memphis, TN

Brookmeade Elementary 3777 Edenburg Drive Memphis, TN

Brownsville Elementary 5292 Banbury Avenue Memphis, TN

Brownsville Rd Elementary School 5292 Banbury Avenue Memphis, TN

Bruce Elementary 581 South Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN

Caldwell-Guthrie Elementary 951 Chelsea Avenue Memphis, TN

Campus Kids Corner 5983 Macon Cove Memphis, TN

Campus School 535 Zach H Curlin Street Memphis, TN

Carnes Elementary 943 J W Williams Lane Memphis, TN

Carver High School 1591 Pennsylvania Street Memphis, TN

Central High School 306 South Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN

Charjean Elementary 2140 Charjean Road Memphis, TN

Cherokee Elementary 3061 Kimball Avenue Memphis, TN

Chickasaw Middle School 4060 Westmont Road Memphis, TN

Chimneyrock Elementary School 8601 Chimney Rock Boulevard Memphis, TN

Circles Of Success Learning Academy 867 South Parkway East Memphis, TN

City University Boys Preparatory 1550 Dunn Avenue Memphis, TN

City University School Girls Preparatory 665 Madison Avenue Memphis, TN

City University School Of Independence 1475 East Shelby Drive Memphis, TN

City University School Of Liberal Arts 1500 Dunn Avenue Memphis, TN

Colonial Middle School 4778 Sea Isle Road Memphis, TN

Colonial Middle School 1370 Colonial Road Memphis, TN

Cordova Elementary 750 Sanga Road Memphis, TN

Cordova High School 1800 Berryhill Road Memphis, TN

Cordova Middle School 900 Sanga Road Memphis, TN

Cornerstone Prep Denver Campus 1940 Frayser Boulevard Memphis, TN

Corning Achievement Elementary 1662 Dabbs Avenue Memphis, TN

About Memphis Public Schools

Memphis Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Memphis, TN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Tennessee, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Memphis Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Memphis school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Memphis Public School Statistics

Find Memphis Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Memphis Public School Enrollment
 MemphisShelby County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment6,361 (66.3%)8,136 (58.8%)
Kindergarten Enrollment7,933 (85.5%)10,470 (83.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)29,208 (87.1%)41,272 (84.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)30,936 (87.4%)46,475 (85.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)29,049 (85.3%)43,452 (82.9%)
Memphis Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 MemphisShelby County
Less than 9th Grade Education21,444 (5.1%)24,797 (4.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)40,647 (9.7%)47,260 (7.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)128,072 (30.6%)167,979 (27.5%)