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October 11, 2017
KIPP launches collaborative with Memphis charters to improve literacy results
Eleven elementary and middle schools from four different charter organizations in Memphis have adopted the KIPP Wheatley curriculum.
Movers & shakers
June 14, 2017
Why the new director of KIPP Memphis calls the city’s charter landscape ‘beautiful and elegant’
In a Q&A with Chalkbeat, Kendra Ferguson talks about KIPP Memphis, with an eye toward bolstering academics and student retention.
February 8, 2017
Tennessee’s Achievement School District would return to its original purpose under a bill that its leaders support
Lawmakers will consider a bill that would stop the state-run district from starting new charter schools, rather than just overhauling struggling schools.
Achievement School District
December 20, 2016
KIPP to pull out of school under Tennessee’s turnaround district
KIPP Memphis Collegiate Schools will exit its south Memphis middle school due to under-enrollment and its remote location.
April 17, 2015
Leader of KIPP Memphis charter schools announces departure, replacement
The executive director of KIPP charter schools in Memphis announces his departure and replacement.
Interesting Memphis news
December 13, 2013
State-run district says final list of schools reflects community input, needs
The Achievement School District (ASD) announced Thursday a final list of six failing schools that will become part of the state-run district next year and the charter operators who will be tasked with boosting their test scores.
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