Memphis Schools

Vollentine Elementary

PUBLIC Optional

  • Grades Served: PK – 5
  • District: Shelby County Schools
  • 277 Students
  • Theme: Science Exploration
  • School Day: 8:15am – 3:15pm
  • Opened in 1930
  • Uniform Required
  • Onsite science specialist serves every 1st-5th grade student during weekly science lab
  • Science and Engineering club that for 4th and 5th grade future scientists
  • Teaching gardens for each grade level
  • Growing chess club
  • Growing robotics engineering club for 4th and 5th grade students
  • Extracurriculars: Chess Club, Science and Engineering Club, Robotics, Choir
  • Special Education: One instructional resource teacher, two behavior intervention and communication teachers, four special education assistants, one speech and occupational therapist; behavior intervention class
  • Parent Involvement: Volunteer opportunities, monthly parent meetings, PTO, academic night events

Enrollment Info

  • Students must be zoned to school or apply for transfer through Optional or General Choice Transfer Processes. See SCS Optional flyer for more details.
  • Application Requirements: For 2017-18 Optional attendance - Applicants to Kindergarten must submit an original copy of the student's birth certificate. A copy of the student's most recent report card should be provided, and reflect satisfactory skills, behaviors, and grades in conduct (for 1st grade applicants). Applicants to 2nd-5th grades must have a C average or above in all academic subjects and satisfactory grades in special subjects and conduct. All applicants must have satisfactory attendance.
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  • Lacks Economic Diversity96% of students are Economically Disadvantaged
  • Lacks Racial Diversity


25% 2.6% In 2015, 25% of students tested Proficient or Above
3 In 2015, the TVAAS Growth Score showed expected growth

Why are we still showing 2015 scores? Learn more in our Beware of 2016 Test Scores post. Visit the TN State Report Card for available 2016 scores.

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Reviews (1)

  • Traffic AssistanceOther 12/03/2015
    The safety patrol lady at the corner of Vollintine and Evergreen is very skilled, reliable, and friendly.
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