The SCS Division of Alternative Education is proud to offer the students of Memphis a nontraditional avenue to success. Led by Director Valerie Matthews, the Division of Alternative Education, also known as the A-Team offers the following: smaller learning environments, personalized achievement plans, learning resources that target positive social growth and much more! We are the ANSWER!
OUR MISSION The mission of the SCS Division of Alternative Education is to provide a non-traditional academic program designed to meet the educational, behavioral, and social needs of students.
OUR VISION Our vision is to improve academic achievement through positive, rigorous classroom experiences which encourage students to make sound decisions and solve problems as leaders in our community.
PHONE (901) 416-2200
FAX (901) 416-0060
995 S. Lauderdale
Memphis, TN 38126
HOURS M-F 8a–4:00p
Valerie Matthews, Director
Melita Jordan-Thomas, Principal, APP
Billy Walker, PhD, Principal, Airways
Mr. Robert Davis, Principal, IBWA
Kenneth Dickerson, Principal, Northeast Prep
Leviticus Pointer, Principal, Gordon
Mr. Eugene Lockhart , Principal, Hope
Ms. Gabriela Toro, Principal, International Newcomer
Dr. James Suggs Principal, GW Carver
Roger Jones, Principal, Northwest Prep