Memphis City Schools

The Gold Standard for

Excellence in Education

Grahamwood Elementary:

A+ School: A Best Performer in the Mid-South!

Memphis Business Journal

2016 Family Choice Award School

Memphis Parent Magazine

2016 SPARK Award for School of the Year

WKNO & cityCurrent

Let's Move! Active Schools

2014-2016 National Awards Winning School

National Beta Club of Distinction: 2013-2017

2016 National Elementary School Chess Champions


Please attend a Grahamwood Optional Open House:

Tuesday, January 9th from 6-7 p.m. or

Wednesday, January 10th from 4-5 p.m.


Our Vision:

Grahamwood Elementary School is an exemplary, student-centered educational community with an exceptional team of stakeholders who create a nuturing envirionment where all students achieve academic excellence, exhibit good character, and hopes and dreams are encouraged.



Grahamwood Elementary School:

You Can't Buy a Better Education!

Pete Johnson, Principal

3950 Summer Avenue

Memphis, Tennessee  38122

Phone:  901.416.5952

Fax: 901.416.5954

School Hours 8:15 - 3:15

Also visit the Grahamwood PTO at:


Facebook: GrahamwoodPTO

Twitter: @GrahamwoodPTO


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Content Manager:

Dr. D. Jackson Maxwell, NBCT

Last Updated: January 8, 2018

Memphis City 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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