Shelby County Schools

An International Baccalaureate

World Primary Years Programme School
Shelby County Optional School

Escuela candidata del Programa de los primerosaños del Bachillerato Internacional
y Escuela Opcional Condado de Shelby

5905 Grosvenor Avenue

Memphis, Tennessee  38119

901-416-2128 (office) 901-416-2130 (fax)

School Hours  8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. 

Sharonda Beard, Principal
Donna Bourne, PLC Coach
Celeste Fraser, IB Optional Coordinator
Titantia White, Professional School Counselor






Dates to Remember

November 2

Lights on Literacy

Jeans and Uniform or Spirit Shirts

November 5 - 16 IB Word Study ~ Thinker
November 5 Beach Club
3:15 - 4:30
November 6

Learning Garden Meeting

ELT Meeting

Cheerleader Harvest Party

November 7 Girls in Pearls Community Service Project
November 8

Cheer Practice
4:30 - 6:00

Parent Attendance Meeting

7:00 am / 4:30 pm

November 9

Cheer Practice

4:30 - 5:30

November 12 NO School
November 13 Cheer Practice
4:30 - 6:00
November 14 Progress Report Period Ends
November 15

2nd Grade Field Trip
Children's Museum

Cheer Practice
4:30 - 6:00

November 16

Geek 101 Art Field Trip

Boys II Men Skate Night @ East End Rink

November 19 - 30

IB Word Study ~ Principled

November 19

Beach Club

3:15 - 4:30

November 20

1st Grade Field Trip
Play on the Square

4th Grade Field Trip


Learning Garden Meeting

Art Club Meeting

November 21 - 23

Thanksgiving Break

NO School

November 26

Beach Club

3:15 - 4:30

November 27

Cheer Practice
4:30 - 6:00

Doughnuts for Dads

Art Club Meeting

Science/Math Night

November 28 Progress Report Issued
November 29

3rd Grade Field Trip
Playhouse on the Square

Tying Ties with Dads

December 3 - 18

IB Word Study ~ Communicator

December 6

5th Grade Field Trip

Orpheum Theater

December 11

KK Field Trip

Theatre Memphis

December 14

4th Grade Field Trip

Lichterman Nature Center

December 18

3rd Grade Field Trip

Botanic Gardens

December 20 -

January 4

Winter Break

NO School

January 7 Students return to school from winter break.


We are all PEOPLE

It is our job to care for the EARTH

and make it a BETTER and

MORE peaceful world.

 Last Updated: October 25, 2018
Webmasters: Celeste Fraser and Carla Hinkle

Shelby County Schools does not discriminate in its programs or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, handicap/disability, sex, or age.  For more information, please contact the Office of Equity Compliance at (901) 416-6670.
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