Students learn basic academic skills within the context of comprehensive research projects that enable them to solve real-world problems based on topics of interest to children
Has a fully equipped science lab that is staffed
with a full-time science specialist
Students receive instruction in the school's state-of-the-art computer lab that is staffed with a full-time technology specialist
Idlewild Elementary has been recognized by the state of Tennessee as one of the best elementary schools in West Tennessee, and has been rated in the top 15% of elementary schools in the state of Tennessee by the Tennessee Department of Education.
Extracurriculars: Chess Club, Film Club, Run Club, Garden Club, St. Jude STEM Club, Orff Music Recorder Ensemble, Orff Music Choral Ensemble, Robotics Club, Student Council
Gifted Education: CLUE Grades KK-5
Special Education: Inclusion, Instructional Resource, Speech Therapy
Parent Involvement: PTO supports academics and enrichment through the Fall Carnival, Teacher Appreciation, Volunteer Readers, Volunteer Tutors, Campus Clean Up
Tours: Please contact the office - 901-416-4566 - to schedule a tour with a member of the team.
Idlewild is a superb school with a very positive learning environment. The principal is excellent and cares about all the children and their education. I've had two children attend Idlewild and highly recommend it.
Great Small SchoolParent 04/14/2015
A nice small school with great teacher and a outstanding principal.
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