Altruria Elementary School
A Shelby County Tennessee School

The mission of Shelby County Schools is to produce citizens of high moral character who are enlightened, informed, caring, and committed to justice, who are prepared with competencies, attitudes, and the emotional health to be productive members in an ever increasingly technological society, and who are skilled in the abilities to communicate, to reason, to solve problems, and to continue their learning.

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  • State of TN Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • SCS Teacher of the Year
  • St. Jude’s Math-a-Thon
  • LeBonheur Children’s Hospital Recognition Award


  • Junior Beta Club
  • Educational Leaders of Tomorrow
  • School Chorus
  • Reading and Math Tutoring
  • Safety Patrol
  • Environmental Club
  • Enrichment Writing

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Altruria Elementary

Marva Johnson

Assistant Principals
Keith Hamsley
Janna Turner

Grades Served:

School Hours:
9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information:
Phone: 901.373.2600
Fax: 901.373.1418

Shelby County Schools offers educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, creed, age, or disability.
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