Memphis Schools

Journey Hanley Middle

PUBLIC Charter

  • Grades Served: 6 – 8
  • District: Achievement School District
  • Operated By: Journey Community Schools
  • School turnaround happened in 2013
  • State Designation: Priority School
  • 278 Students
  • Methodology: Blended Learning
  • Theme: College for Certain
  • School Day: 7:45am – 3:15pm
  • Extended Care: 3:15pm – 6pm
  • Extended Calendar: Saturday school once a month.
  • Uniform Required
  • Many opportunities for students to work on exactly what they need to grow academically
  • Will have grades PreK through 7th in 2015-2016, with 8th grade coming in 2016-2017
  • Scholars who qualify for Extended Learning Program (After School Program) will participate free of charge
  • Many classrooms have two teachers due to partnerships with teacher residency programs in Memphis
  • Includes community in numerous activities throughout the year and has monthly advisory school council meetings to increase community involvement in the success of our school
  • Extracurriculars: Guys with Ties, Girls with Pearls, Basketball, Zumba
  • Gifted Education: 2014-15 - Pilot Gifted Program, 2015-16 - Full Implementation of Gifted Program
  • Special Education: Multiple teachers and instructional aides provide push-in and pull-out services; robust interventions for scholars who need extra support but do not have an IEP
  • Parent Involvement: Parents can volunteer to help out wherever there is a need in the school. Parents can also join the school's Parent Teacher Organization.
  • Tours: The principals will set up tours for visitors.

Enrollment Info

  • Students who are zoned will be admitted first. Students who are not zoned would be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.
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  • Somewhat Diverse Economically74.8% of students are Economically Disadvantaged
  • Lacks Racial Diversity


2% In 2021, 2% of students tested Proficient or Above
1 In 2020, the TVAAS Growth Score showed less than expected growth

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  • 680 Hanley St, Memphis, TN 38114

  • South Memphis Neighborhood
  • This school provides transportation
  • Bus transportation provided for zoned students living outside the 1.5-mile Parental Responsibility Zone.

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