Public Schools in Shelby County, Tennessee

There are 318 Public Schools in Shelby County, Tennessee, serving a population of 937,847 people in an area of 764 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,949 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Tennessee, Shelby County is ranked 55th of 95 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 2nd of 95 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Shelby County Public Schools

Find Shelby County, 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

Arlington Elementary 11825 Douglass Street Arlington, TN

Arlington High 5475 Airline Road Arlington, TN

Arlington Middle 5470 Lamb Road Arlington, 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

Bailey Station Elementary School 3435 Bailey Station Road Collierville, TN

Balmoral Ridgeway Elementary 5905 Grosvenor Avenue Memphis, TN

Barret's Chapel School 10280 Godwin Road Arlington, TN

Bartlett 9th Grade Academy 4734 Shadowlawn Road Arlington, TN

Bartlett Elementary School 3932 Billy Maher Road Bartlett, TN

Bartlett High School 5688 Woodlawn Street Bartlett, 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

Bolton High School 7323 Brunswick Road Arlington, TN

Bon Lin Elementary School 3940 North Germantown Parkway Bartlett, 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

About Shelby County Public Schools

Shelby County 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 Shelby County, 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:
  • Shelby County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Shelby County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Shelby County Public School Statistics

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

Shelby County Public School Enrollment
 Shelby CountyTennessee
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment8,136 (58.8%)51,699 (59.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment10,470 (83.6%)69,883 (88.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)41,272 (84.9%)289,243 (88.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)46,475 (85.8%)298,717 (87.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)43,452 (82.9%)295,647 (86.7%)
Shelby County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Shelby CountyTennessee
Less than 9th Grade Education24,797 (4.1%)219,600 (4.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)47,260 (7.7%)370,670 (8.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)167,979 (27.5%)1,467,848 (32.4%)