Shelby County Schools

Our Vision

At Sherwood Elementary we provide a safe and creative environment excelling in rigorous, arts-integrated instruction, always improving our school and ourselves by becoming successful college and career ready citizens.


Our Mission

The mission of Sherwood Elementary School is to provide a safe learning environment that prepares students to become highly successful achievers and responsible citizens.

Our Beliefs

  • Daily attendance is essential for learning.
  • Children are valued and respected as unique individuals.
  • Maintaining high expectations for every student is important for student achievement.
  • All stakeholders are an essential part of the decision making body of the school.
  • SES is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment.
  • A variety of assessments should be sued which assess curriculum that has been taught.
  • It is important for the school to maintain an environment that promotes respect for self and others.
  • Students are given opportunities to enhance their knowledge of visual and performing arts.


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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