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APPLY ONLINE WITH POWERSCHOOL SEPTEMBER 16-25.

For the first time ever, Shelby County Schools will offer a FREE learning academy for students in all grades during fall and spring break this year. Modeled after the high successful Summer Learning Academy, the new Fall Break Learning Academy will give thousands of students an enriching academic experience October 14-18. The program will be offered at 19 schools across the District (see list below). Spaces are limited, so make sure you plan to apply early to have the best chance to reserve a spot for your student.

ACADEMIES BEGIN OCTOBER 14.

Elementary and middle school sites will offer students a full day of stimulating literacy, math and STEM lessons and activities, as well as music, arts and other activities. At the high school level, students will have half-days all week focusing on ACT prep activities, which is just in time for the October ACT testing date. Extended day learning is available for elementary and middle school students, and meals are also FREE for all students.

Elementary School Academies

*Kickoff to Kindergarten Program Offered

  • * A.B. Hill
  • * Belle Forest
  • Brownsville Road
  • * Bruce
  • * Cherokee
  • * Crump
  • * Cummings
  • * Dexter
  • * Doubletree
  • * Douglass
  • * Downtown
  • * Germanshire
  • Germantown
  • * Getwell
  • * Goodlett
  • * Hawkins Mill
  • Hickory Ridge
  • * Highland Oaks
  • * Holmes Road
  • * Lowrance
  • * Lucy
  • * Magnolia
  • * Northaven
  • * Peabody
  • * Riverview
  • * Robert R. Church
  • * Scenic Hills
  • * Springdale
  • * Vollentine
  • * William H. Brewster
  • * Wells Station
  • * Whitehaven
  • * Willow Oaks

School Academies

Elementary Schools

  • Germantown
  • Hawkins Mill
  • Hickory Ridge
  • Magnolia
  • Northaven
  • Riverwood
  • Sheffield
  • White Station
  • Whitehaven
  • Winchester

Middle Schools

  • American Way
  • Geeter
  • Georgian Hills
  • Germantown
  • Northaven
  • Woodstock

High Schools

  • Ridgeway
  • Sheffield
  • Trezevant

Elementary, Middle & High School ACADEMIES

FALL LEARNING STARTS OCTOBER 14

Register with PowerSchool: September 16-25
Dates: October 14 - 18
Hours: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Elementary & Middle)
9 a.m. – Noon (High)
Extended Day: (Elementary & Middle Only)
7 – 8 a.m. & 3 – 6 p.m.
Student Meals: FREE
*Transportation is not provided

SPACES ARE LIMITED. APPLY EARLY!

Students have to be registered in an SCS-managed school to attend the Fall Break Learning Academy. Spaces are limited, so apply early to have the best chance for a spot during fall break!

  • Apply online using your PowerSchool account. If you need help, contact our Parent Welcome Center at (901) 416-5300.
  • Have multiple children? Be sure to submit an application for every child.
  • If all spaces are full, students will be added to a waiting list in case spaces open.

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