American Way Middle School

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3805 American Way

Memphis, TN 38118

(901) 416-1250

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 708

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for American Way Middle School

MY SCHOOL HAS great teachers, and an Excellent Band Teacher....I love the way the teachers communicate with me to make sure that my child is staying on the right track.

Posted by a parent on 11/25/14

AWMS is awsome but the Mrs.Loften/williams is horriable she is terriable example i feel like she hate the students. Until the fire Mrs.Loften/williams i wouldnt send my kids there she/

Posted by a teacher on 06/15/13

I love this school!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! All of the staff is very great with the students. I love Mr. Heaston, he has done a great job with the school. Keep up the Good Work!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

American way is a Great school Great football team...But exellent aademics as well......I just gradguated but i was in the Honmors program......The majority of the teachers are exellent (Mr.Harper is the most amazing teacher i have ever had.)

Posted by a student on 07/17/09

American Way Middle School is a very wonderful,and good school.It offers each and every student an oppurtunity to learn on his/her level.As a parent i eould reccomend that your child attend AWAY.Its the American Way!!!

Posted by a parent on 05/12/09

I am a very proud parent of two daughters that attend AWMS and I love it. AWMS is a great school and I would recommend it to every parent. The principal Mr. Heaston is very hands on and is there for the parents and students I guess you can say he is like a father away from home. P.S. Shouts out to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/08

Its great i love dat school it got alot of activities i love dat school!

Posted by a student on 12/10/08

I am a past & present parent. I myself will say, AmericanWay Middle School has a very exciting school agenda. One kid played football and the other two also excelled. Big Ups to AWM Memphis Tn. Thanxs for taking time to school my kids ... Thank U's Wade & Latasha Cochran.... P.S Great Homecomming Win.

Posted by a parent on 10/01/08

I have been with AWMS since it opened and I'm glad I've stayed. It has been a pleasant experience since Mr. Heaston has been the principal. I've worked very closely with the school as an active parent and my children have excelled greatly. My other daughter has moved on to Woodale High and because of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/07

My daughter has attended AWMS for the past two years and although I have ran into a few bumps, I can say that I am overall pleased with this school. The principal, Mr. Heaston is outstanding. He is always on hand to address any concerns from parents and he is very hands on with the students. You can ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/07

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Test scores for American Way Middle School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
American Way Middle School
Memphis City 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 — American Way Middle School is located at 3805 American Way, Memphis TN 38118. 3805 American Way is in the 38118 ZIP code in Memphis, TN The school district for American Way Middle School is the Memphis City School District. American Way Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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