Top 10 Best Memphis Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 220 public schools serving 113,562 students in Memphis, TN. Memphis has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
The top ranked public schools in Memphis, TN are Maxine Smith Steam Academy, Campus Elementary School and Richland Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Memphis, TN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Memphis have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Tennessee public schools.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Best Memphis, TN Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Maxine Smith Steam Academy
Math: 84% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
750 E Parkway S
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 416-4536
Grades: 6-8
| 338 students
Rank: #22.
Campus Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
535 Zach Curlin
Memphis, TN 38152
(901) 678-2285
Grades: 1-5
| 324 students
Rank: #33.
Richland Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5440 Rich Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
(901) 416-2148
Grades: PK-5
| 806 students
Rank: #44.
Bon Lin Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(4)
3940 Germantown Rd
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 937-2344
Grades: PK-5
| 899 students
Rank: #55.
Altruria Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6641 Deermont Dr
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 373-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 838 students
Rank: #66.
Bartlett Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3932 Billy Maher Rd
Memphis, TN 38135
(901) 373-2610
Grades: PK-5
| 720 students
Rank: #77.
J. P. Freeman Elementary Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 70% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5250 Tulane Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-3156
Grades: K-8
| 588 students
Rank: #88.
Idlewild Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1950 Linden Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 416-4566
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #99.
Oak Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3573 Oak Rd
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 373-2646
Grades: PK-5
| 672 students
Rank: #1010.
White Station Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5465 Mason Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
(901) 416-2184
Grades: 6-8
| 1,276 students
Rank: #1111.
Middle College High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
750 E Parkway S
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 416-4550
Grades: 9-12
| 280 students
Rank: #1212.
Ellendale Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6950 Dawn Hill
Memphis, TN 38135
(901) 373-2636
Grades: PK-5
| 480 students
Rank: #1313.
Rivercrest Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4825 Rivercrest
Memphis, TN 38135
(901) 373-1373
Grades: PK-5
| 522 students
Rank: #1414.
White Station Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4840 Chickasaw Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 416-8900
Grades: PK-5
| 657 students
Rank: #1515.
Delano Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1716 Delano Ave
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3932
Grades: K-5
| 241 students
Rank: #1616.
Grahamwood Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3950 Summer Ave
Memphis, TN 38122
(901) 416-5952
Grades: PK-5
| 996 students
Rank: #1717.
Appling Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 Appling Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
(901) 373-1410
Grades: 6-8
| 713 students
Rank: #1818.
Pathways In Education - Tn
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3156 North Thomas St
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 353-4999
Grades: 9-12
| 122 students
Rank: #1919.
Springdale Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
880 N Hollywood St
Memphis, TN 38108
(901) 416-4883
Grades: PK-5
| 293 students
Rank: #2020.
Bon Lin Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3862 Germantown Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
(901) 347-1520
Grades: 6-8
| 749 students
Rank: #2121.
Aurora Collegiate Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3804 Given Ave
Memphis, TN 38122
(901) 249-4615
Grades: K-5
| 337 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Kate Bond Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2727 Kate Bond Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
(901) 416-0020
Grades: PK-5
| 841 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Memphis Rise Academy
Charter School
Math: 55% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5130 Raleigh Lagrange
Memphis, TN 38122
(901) 379-5750
Grades: 6-9
| 438 students
Rank: #2424.
Balmoral/ridgeway Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5905 Grosvenor Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 416-2128
Grades: K-5
| 311 students
Rank: #2525.
Peabody Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2086 Young Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 416-4606
Grades: PK-5
| 351 students
Rank: #2626.
Southwind Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8155 Meadow Vale Dr
Memphis, TN 38125
(901) 416-2805
Grades: PK-5
| 822 students
Rank: #2727.
Hollis F. Price Middle College
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
807 Walker Ave
Memphis, TN 38126
(901) 435-1765
Grades: 9-12
| 119 students
Rank: #2828.
White Station High School
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
514 S Perkins Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 416-8880
Grades: 9-12
| 2,205 students
Rank: #2929.
Bartlett High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5688 Woodlawn Ave
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 373-2620
Grades: 9-12
| 2,726 students
Rank: #3030.
Germanshire Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3965 South Germantown Rd
Memphis, TN 38125
(901) 416-3733
Grades: PK-5
| 852 students
Rank: #3131.
Levi Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
135 W Levi Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-8166
Grades: PK-5
| 475 students
Rank: #3232.
Downtown Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10 N 4th St
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 416-8400
Grades: PK-5
| 655 students
Rank: #3333.
Elmore Park Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
6330 Althorne Rd
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 373-2642
Grades: 6-8
| 815 students
Rank: #3434.
Sea Isle Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5250 Sea Isle Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 416-2104
Grades: PK-5
| 526 students
Rank: #3535.
Westhaven Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4585 Hodge Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-8202
Grades: PK-5
| 824 students
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Memphis, Tennessee Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2601 Ketchum Rd
Memphis, TN 38118
(901) 416-5006
Grades: 6-8
| 302 students
111 South Highland #291
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 300-0813
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5905 Grosvenor
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 684-2128
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
1555 Mcalister Dr
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 396-2800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1098 South Bellevue
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 947-1473
Grades: PK
| n/a students
3777 Edenburg Dr
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3920
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
951 Chelsea
Memphis, TN 38107
(901) -23-6-01
Grades: PK-5
| 515 students
5983 Macon Cove
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 333-4500
Grades: PK
| n/a students
943 J. W. Williams La
Memphis, TN 38105
(901) 416-3206
Grades: PK-5
| 272 students
1591 Pennsylvania
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-7594
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students
3210 Raleighmillington Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
(901) 416-4306
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
1662 Dabbs Av
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3926
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
1560 Drew Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-8140
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
2230 Corry Rd
Memphis, TN 38106
(901) 416-7804
Grades: 6-8
| 273 students
2109 Howell
Memphis, TN 38108
(901) 416-4524
Grades: 6-8
| 248 students
817 Brownlee Rd
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 801-6164
Grades: K-5
| 243 students
817 Brownlee Rd
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 801-6171
Grades: 9-12
| 188 students
1880 Prospect
Memphis, TN 38106
(901) 331-3436
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
817 Brownlee Rd
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 801-6171
Grades: 6-8
| 158 students
1500 Dunn Av
Memphis, TN 38106
(901) 775-7816
Grades: PK-5
| 198 students
717 Beale St
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 333-5233
Grades: PK
| n/a students
3782 Jackson Ave
Memphis, TN 38112
(901) 416-4250
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3782 Jackson Av
Memphis, TN 38112
(901) 416-4250
Grades: PK
| n/a students
3206 Poplar
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 416-6200
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
867 South Parkway East
Memphis, TN 38106
(901) 948-6441
Grades: PK
| n/a students
4950 Fairley Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
(901) 416-8080
Grades: PK-5
| 524 students
3389 Dawn Dr
Memphis, TN 38107
(901) 416-3700
Grades: 9
| 112 students
1602 Dellwood
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3840
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
1530 Dellwood
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3880
Grades: 9-12
| 550 students
690 Mississippi
Memphis, TN 38126
(901) 416-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 337 students
3930 Leweir Av
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3750
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
815 Breedlove
Memphis, TN 38107
(901) 416-3212
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
3866 Patte Ann
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 416-3074
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
2342 Clifton
Memphis, TN 38127
(901) 416-3940
Grades: PK-6
| 472 students
3398 Graves Rd
Memphis, TN 38116
(901) 416-3086
Grades: K-7
| 239 students
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