Shelby County Schools


TN State Schools Report Card

A Peak Inside Delano

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2013 and 2014 Reward School

Top 5% in the State of Tennessee

"2 Years in a Row"

SACS Accreditation

April 2011

“Highly Functional” in all Indicators

2005 NCLB Blue Ribbon School

An academically superior optional school, Delano Elementary school is a 2005 recipient of the 2005 U.S. Department of Education's No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon Award.  This national honor recognized Delano as a school whose students score in the top 10% on state test, regardless of their backgrounds or demographic makeup.


EPIC Silver Award Winning School

To be eligible for EPIC awards, an MCS school must have made academic gains, measured by TCAP and Gateway test data in all subject areas, with no regression during the 2007-08 school year, compared with the 2006-07 school year. In addition, at least 50 percent of the student population at qualifying schools must receive free and reduced lunch.

100% Proficient on the 2010-2011

TCAP Writing Assessment

We Did It Again!!!

Fifth Grade Class - 100% Proficient on the 2011-2012

TCAP Writing Assessment

If I Had A Hammer

2010 Northwest Regional Winner!


No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon School

Top 10% of Schools in the State of Tennessee



State Title I Distinguished School

for Exceptional Student Performance


Intel  & Scholastic Schools of Distinction


Student/Teacher Achievement


Student Recognition

Teacher Recognition

PBS Kids/Postcard from Buster


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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