Memphis Schools

Wells Station Elementary


  • Grades Served: PK – 5
  • District: Shelby County Schools
  • State Designation: Focus School
  • 756 Students
  • 22 Students per Teacher
  • Languages Offered: English classes for ESL parents and students
  • School Day: 8:15am – 3:15pm
  • Extended Care: 3:15pm – 6pm
  • Opened in 1955
  • Uniform Required
  • Professional workers from the community provide academic intervention and support four days a week
  • Offers English as a Second Language (ESL) After School Tutoring, English Classes for Parents, and Saturday Tutoring for 2nd grade students
  • Offers a Parent and Faculty Home Connection, where teachers at the school provide Home-Bound Services for students who are unable to attend school because of illness or disabilities
  • Community reaches out to diverse population by providing weekend snack bags to every student, hosting weekly 'Good News' Club; an adopter donated bicycles to every student last winter, as well as school supplies, winter clothing and coats
  • Extracurriculars: Guitar, Chorus, Piano and Sewing Classes
  • Gifted Education: CLUE
  • Special Education: Inclusion, Special Education Faculty
  • Parent Involvement: PTO, Site-Based Decision Making Committee, Yearbook Committee, Field Day Committee, International Festival Committee, Carnival and Sports Explosion Committee
  • Tours: Parents may contact the school office for an opportunity to set an appointment for a school tour and visit.

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  • Lacks Economic Diversity90.6% of students are Economically Disadvantaged
  • Highly Diverse Racially


26% 2% In 2015, 26% 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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