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Shelby County Schools

  • Schools
    214
  • Students
    146,399
  • Teachers
    6,906

Shelby County Schools is a public school district in Tennessee. They serve 146,399 students across 214 schools, and its teachers have had 8,683 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Shelby County Schools Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (901) 416-5300
  • 160 S Hollywood St
  • Memphis, TN-4801
  • Website

Shelby County Schools Students

92%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
63%
of its student body are Black, Latinx, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Shelby County Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Shelby County Schools had a total revenue of $1.4 billion in the 2016-17 school year. 38.7% came from local sources, 43.7% from state sources, and 17.7% from federal sources.

Shelby County Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $9,383 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 38.7% came from local sources, 43.7% from state sources, and 17.7% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Shelby County Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Dec 2, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$4.6 million
raised using DonorsChoose
8,683
projects funded
3,013
teachers funded
40,717
donors
475
projects for basic supplies
1,542
projects for technology
853
projects for books
248
projects for art supplies

Shelby County Schools has received support from 40,717 individuals from Tennessee and 13,816 individuals out-of-state.

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Shelby County Schools Schools

A B Hill Elementary School A Maceo Walker Middle School Adolescent Parenting Program Alcy Elementary School Alton Elementary School American Way Middle School Arrow Academy of Excellence Journey East Academy Aster College Prep Charter School Aurora Collegiate Academy Avon Lenox School Booker T Washington Middle & High School Balmoral-Ridgeway Elementary School Barret's Chapel Elementary School Believe Memphis Academy Charter School Belle Forest Community School Bellevue Middle School Berclair Elementary School Bethel Grove Elementary School Bolton High School Brownsville Road Elementary School Bruce Elementary School Campus Elementary Central High School Charjean Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School Chickasaw Middle School Chimneyrock Elementary School Circles of Success Learning Academy City Univ Girls Prep School City University School of Liberal Arts City Univ School of Independence Colonial Middle School Compass Community School-Berclair Compass Community School-Binghampton Compass Community School-Frayser Compass Community School-Hickory Hill Compass Community School-Midtown Compass Community School-Orange Mound Cordova Elementary School Cordova High School Cordova Middle School Craigmont High School Craigmont Middle School Cromwell Elementary School Crosstown High School Crump Elementary School Cummings School Delano Elementary School Dexter Elementary School Dexter Middle School Double Tree Elementary School Douglass K-8 Optional School Douglass Head Start Douglass High School Downtown Elementary School DuBois Elementary School Arts & Technology DuBois Elementary School of Entrepreneurship DuBois Middle School Arts & Technology DuBois Middle School Leadershp Public Policy Dunbar Elementary School E E Jeter K-8 School East High School Egypt Elementary School Evans Elementary School Ford Road Elementary School Fox Meadows Elementary School Freedom Prep Academy Middle School Freedom Prep Academy Elementary School Freedom Prep Academy - Jonetta Future Leaders Learning Center Head Start George Washington Carver College & Career Academy Gardenview Elementary School Gateway University Geeter K-8 School Georgian Hills Middle School Germanshire Elementary School Germantown Elementary School Germantown High School Germantown Middle School Getwell Elementary School Gordon Achievement Academy Grahamwood Elementary School Grandview Heights Middle School Granville T Woods Academy-Innov Hamilton Elementary School Hamilton High School Hamilton School Airways Achievement Academy Havenview Middle School Hawkins Mill Elementary School Hickory Ridge Elementary School Hickory Ridge Middle School Highland Oaks Elementary School Highland Oaks Middle School Hollis F Price Middle College High School Holmes Rd Elementary School Hope Academy Ida B Wells Academy Idlewild Elementary School Jackson Elementary School John P Freeman Optional School Kaleidoscope School of Memphis Kate Bond Elementary School Kate Bond Middle School Keystone Elementary School Kingsbury Elementary School Kingsbury High School Kingsbury Middle School Kingsbury Career Tech Center KIPP Memphis Collegiate Middle School KIPP Memphis Academy Middle School KIPP Memphis Collegiate Elementary School KIPP Memphis Collegiate High School Kirby High School LaRose Elementary School Leadership Preparatory Charter School Levi Elementary School Lowrance School Lucie E Campbell Elementary School Lucy Elementary School Macon-Hall Elementary School Magnolia Elementary School Manassas High School Maxine Smith Steam Academy Northeast Prep Academy Melrose High School Memphis Academy-Health Science High School Memphis Academy-Health Science Middle School Memphis Academy of Science & Engineering Memphis STEM Academy Memphis Business Academy Elementary School Memphis Business Academy High School Memphis Business Academy Middle School Memphis Business-Hckry Hill Elementary School Memphis Business-Hckry Hill Middle School Memphis College Prep Elementary School Memphis Delta Preparatory Charter School Memphis Grizzlies Prep Charter School Memphis Merit Academy Charter School Memphis Rise Academy High School Memphis Rise Academy Middle School Memphis School of Excellence - Mendenhall Memphis STEM Academy Middle College High School Mitchell High School Mt Pisgah Middle School Newberry Elementary School Newcomer International Center Nexus STEM Academy Middle School Power Center Academy-Southeast Northaven Elementary School Northwest Prep Academy Oak Forest Elementary School Oakhaven Elementary School Oakhaven High School Oakhaven Middle School Oakshire Elementary School Overton High School Parkway Village Elementary School Peabody Elementary School Perea Elementary School Power Center Academy High School Hickory Hill 10-12 Power Center Academy Middle School - Hickory Hill Power Center Academy Elementary School - Hickory Hill Promise Academy Raineswood Residential Training Center Raleigh-Bartlett Meadows Elementary School Raleigh Egypt High School Raleigh Egypt Middle School Richland Elementary School Ridgeway Early Learning Center Ridgeway High School Ridgeway Middle School Riverview K-8 School Riverwood Elementary School Robert R Church Elementary School Ross Elementary School Rozelle Elementary School Scenic Hills Elementary School Sea Isle Elementary School Shady Grove Elementary School Sharpe Elementary School Sheffield Career & Tech Center Sheffield Elementary School Sheffield High School Shelby Oaks Elementary School Sherwood Elementary School Sherwood Middle School Shrine School Snowden School Soulsville Charter School South Park Elementary School Southern Ave Charter Elementary School Southwest Career & Tech Center Southwest Early College High School Southwind Elementary School Southwind High School Springdale Elementary School Star Academy Clg Prep School T-STEM Academy at East High School T-STEM Academy East High School Treadwell Elementary School Treadwell Middle School Trezevant Career & Tech Center Trezevant High School University Middle School Veritas College Preparatory Charter School Vision Prep Charter School Vollentine Elementary School Dr William H Brewster Elementary School Wells Station Elementary School Westhaven Elementary School Westside Elementary School Westwood High School White Station Elementary School White Station High School White Station Middle School Whitehaven Elementary STEM School Whitehaven High School Willow Oaks Elementary School Winchester Elementary School Winridge Elementary School Wooddale High School Woodstock Middle School
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