• We are a public charter school: tuition-free and non-selective. Available seats open to any eligible family in Shelby County.
  • We are also a neighborhood school in the Achievement School District: enrollment guaranteed to students in the Brookmeade zone of Frayser; preference to students in other priority zones.

Daily Schedule:

  • Doors open & students arrive for breakfast: 7:35 AM
  • School begins: 7:50 AM
  • PreK release time [time change for 18/19]: 1:20-1:30 every day [later release time may be approved for those with older siblings or riding a later bus - please communicate with the office in these cases]
  • Release time on Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri: 3:15 PM
  • Release time on Wednesdays: 2:15 PM
  • Before care available at 7:00 and After school enrichment available until 5:50 PM. Registration required; fees apply.


  • Early Childhood: Blended program includes publicly-funded seats for eligible 3- and 4 year-olds; some seats available to families with DHS certificates or other fee-based programs.
  • Transportation available to those who qualify
  • Free meals: breakfast, lunch, and snack
  • Uniforms: click here to see uniform policy
  • Safe, orderly environment where students enjoy school
  • Regular, positive communication home
  • Inclusion & support for students with special needs
  • Family events & volunteer opportunities