Memphis Schools

KIPP Memphis Collegiate Elementary

PUBLIC Charter

  • Grades Served: KG – 4
  • District: Shelby County Schools
  • Operated By: KIPP Memphis Collegiate Schools
  • 445 Students
  • 25 Students per Teacher
  • School Day: 7:15am – 4pm
  • Opened in 2012
  • Uniform Required
  • Level 5 TVAAS! Serving all grades K-4 and co-located with KIPP Memphis Collegiate Middle, which serves grades 5-8 and Porter-Leath Henry serving 3- and 4-year-olds.
  • Committed to seeing students to and through college; students visit at least one college campus each year; school continues to work with students through middle school and high school; KIPP Through College team works with students after they leave high school to ensure that they are progressing to and through college
  • Since opening, school has been a top performer on the NWEA MAP assessment across all KIPP elementary schools in the nation; MAP measures student academic growth over the course of the school year and compares students to other students across the nation
  • All students receive PE, music, and art education
  • Small group instruction in reading and math each day; uses blended learning (individualized computer software) in reading and math each day
  • Extracurriculars: Music, Art, Physical Education, Run Club, Computer Club, Football, Basketball, Spelling Bee
  • Gifted Education: CLUE
  • Special Education: Inclusion model with pull-out services; other therapies (speech, occupational, physical, etc.) provided as necessary
  • Parent Involvement: Volunteers, PTO, other volunteer opportunities
  • Tours: Contact the school office at (901) 791-9391 to set up a tour.

Enrollment Info

  • All applications received before 2/1/17 will be treated equally in lottery. If there are available spots after the lottery period ends, students will be accepted based on their application date (with preference given to siblings of current KIPPsters).
  • Application Process Begins: 01/03/2017
  • Lottery Date: 02/06/2017
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  • Somewhat Diverse Economically86.1% of students are Economically Disadvantaged
  • Lacks Racial Diversity


8% 3.7% In 2022, 8% of students tested Proficient or Above
5 In 2022, the TVAAS Growth Score showed more than expected growth

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