Altruria Elementary School

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6641 Deermont Dr

Memphis, TN 38134

(901) 373-2600

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Altruria Elementary School

I have to boys that goes to this school.This they 1st year here and they love this school. They teachers are great. When my kindergartner fell outside the teacher call me to let me know. I really love this school. They really care about there students

Posted by a parent on 05/20/14

My family loves this school! Principal Johnson is caring but firm with the students. She is also always open to parent's concerns, ideas and requests. The teachers and staff are skilled, organized and considerate. The PTA is top notch! Our children are excited to go to school!

Posted by a parent on 08/17/13

I am very grateful for our time at Altruria, and I have found it to be a truly wonderful school. The vast majority of teachers are terrific -- they genuinely care for the students, and they enjoy what they are doing. As with any school, there are always a few exceptions, but not enough to consider ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/11

The faculty is the best! They really love all the children, and they have excellent teachers!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

So glad that our time at Altruria has ended. Way too much focus on whether upper body garments are tucked into lower body garments, the principal has no idea who the children are or what potential they have, she only cares if their shirts are tucked in. One of the worst schools I have dealt with, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/17/09

I have been extremely impressed with both the Principal and the Teachers we have worked with. Each one is sincerely concerned about my child.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/09

My child has had 3 Teachers and we have been extremely impressed with each of them. Their love and concern for my child is greatly appreciated. I am also impressed with Ms Johnson.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/09

Mrs J. Jones is a fabulous K teacher, she goes above and beyond for her students. The office staff knows each child by their names, so no child is a stranger to them.

Posted by a parent on 05/24/09

Most caring teachers an staff I've ever seen.My daughter went trhu all the grades an now my Grandson is there an the top performance is still there.Would have him go no place else !

Posted by a parent on 10/11/08

My daughter is currently in second grade, and in her second year at Altruria. We moved from one Shelby County district into Altruria's Elementary district last year. I absolutely love this school. The entire staff has such a loving and caring nature towards children. I know that my daughter is receiving ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/08

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Test scores for Altruria Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Altruria Elementary School
Shelby County School District
* In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Memphis schools — Altruria Elementary School is located at 6641 Deermont Dr, Memphis TN 38134. 6641 Deermont Dr is in the 38134 ZIP code in Memphis, TN The school district for Altruria Elementary School is the Shelby County School District. Altruria Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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