Cherokee Elementary 2.0

Welcome! This page is will allow students, parents, faculty, staff, and community partners to connec


Our mission is to promote a safe, stimulating environment in which everyone is encouraged to think critically while developing the necessary skills and attitudes to become caring, responsible, and productive citizens in the twenty-first century.

Operating as usual

Memphis-Shelby County Schools 07/14/2022

Memphis-Shelby County Schools

TCAP results are here, & Memphis-Shelby County Schools is !

MSCS families, join us at the TCAP PERFORMANCE TOUR! Don't miss out on the latest District performance update, see student performances, and win prizes!

We will have locations in each school district for every MSCS family to attend!

📍July 18 at Snowden K-8 & Treadwell Middle
📍July 20 White Station Middle & Ridgeway MS
📍July 21 Germantown Middle & American Way Middle
📍July 25 Georgian Hills Middle, Cordova Middle School, John P. Freeman

In order to ensure our success, we are asking for your support. We are asking at least 10 Cherokee family and friends to attend our tour day on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. All in attendance will have the opportunity to win prizes! In addition, the school with the highest percentage of attendees will receive a free breakfast or lunch for their staff during In-Service Week. To demonstrate our school's spirit, teams are encouraged to wear school shirts and/or colors. We look forward to seeing you and/or members of your team there!

Doors open at 5:30 pm, and the event will start at 6 pm! Visit for more information!

Memphis-Shelby County Schools Memphis-Shelby County Schools offers educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, s*x, creed, age, disability, national origin, or genetic information.


The Appeal Store is offering an in-house special on Cherokee Appeal on Wednesday, July 20th. They have quite a bit of Cherokee products that can be purchased.

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 04/18/2022

Highlights from our TCAP morning huddle before testing


Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 04/14/2022

TCAP Pep rally today at the Kee! We had a blast. Our CHIEFS are ready for TCAP🗣

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 04/13/2022

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post


This week is TCAP Spirit Week at Cherokee!

TCAP Hype Huddles 04/03/2022

TCAP Hype Huddles


As the testing season approaches, we are excited to share with you that MSCS Family and Community Engagement team will be offering support with planning:"Hype Huddles" with schools including Cherokee thirty minutes before school starts on Monday, April 18th (our identified first day of TCAP Testing).

We are asking for community partners in our area to join us in welcoming students as they enter the building.

Sign up using the Sign-Up Genius Linked below. We would really appreciate your support.

Hype Huddle Sign Up Link:


TCAP Hype Huddles WE NEED YOUR HELP! Memphis-Shelby County Schools is looking for community partners to help us energize and motivate our students for success for their first day of TCAP testing. Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. Thank you!

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 03/29/2022

It's OPEN! Register for SLA TODAY!

Our Summer Learning Academy is back with more summer fun and learning enrichment.
Reading & math programs are offered for grades 1-9 school students.

Take advantage of this amazing learning opportunity for your young scholar, and register TODAY through April 22. Visit to sign up!


Attention Cherokee Family,

Please attend the Spring Family Data Night on Thursday, March 31, 2022. This is an important meeting about student assessment data and resources to help you support your child. We will provide information on student progress with various assessments, guidance on how to read data reports, and recommendations on how to assist students. You will also have an opportunity to provide input on the School Compact and the Family Engagement documents.

Our Virtual Meeting will take place on March 31 at 4:30 pm.

Please click this link to join our Microsoft Teams meeting.

Data Night Microsoft TEAMS link

The In-Person meeting is on March 31st at 4:30 pm in the CES Cafeteria.


We are so happy to announce the partnership between SCS, TN DOE, and Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare to provide BookNook virtual literacy tutoring this year. We are excited to share that another cohort of students can now register to participate in this powerful program!

Registration for the 4th cohort of students (K-3rd) opens on February 18! [Click here for more details] Families will go through a streamlined BookNook and TN DOE registration process to sign up their students for tutoring and select their tutoring schedules. Registration will end on March 11, 2022 - space is limited!

These students will start their tutoring program in March. Please register as soon as possible to ensure the widest possible reach to this literacy support!


School will resume tomorrow. Doors open at 8:00 am


Happy National School Counselor Week to our Amazing Counselor at Cherokee Elementary School. Thank you, Ms. Pryor for your hard work and dedication towards our scholars, staff, and parents.

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 02/07/2022

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post


We want to give a big thanks of appreciation to our Board Member Joyce Coleman. We ❤️ Mrs. Coleman and appreciate all that she does for the faculty, staff and students at Cherokee.


We’d like to wish our wonderful board member Joyce Coleman a Happy Birthday.

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 12/14/2021

Apple Cider for teachers on this tacky Tuesday


Homework Hotline Help

The Homework Hotline is open Monday-Thursday from 4-8pm. Students can get homework help and/or tutoring from certified teachers at no cost to their families. The phone number is (901)416-1234 or families may visit online at


Meet us here!


SCS school choice showcase

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 12/11/2021

We want to thank our community partner, Kroger, for bringing the Kindergarten class Christmas presents!


Does your child need extra help with their schoolwork?

Don't stress; we've got you covered!

Sign up for tutoring sessions available before & after school. There will be weekly incentives for participating, monthly prize drawings, and a grand prize at the end of the semester!

To register, sign in to PowerSchool ( and click the Green tab to sign up.

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 12/05/2021

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post


Happy “Boss Day” to our wonderful Principal Tina Conner Smith. We appreciate all you do for the faculty and staff at Cherokee Elementary. A card or cake could never express how much you mean to us. Thank you for being our champion, our cheerleader, and our fearless leader. Thank you for never letting us settle for less than our best.


Local Memphis Rapper Casino Jizzle came and performed for our students today.

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 10/07/2021

Coronation night at Cherokee! We are so grateful our Board member joined us in the celebration❤️

Timeline photos 10/07/2021

Timeline photos

Wonderful morning pre-testing students at Cherokee Elementary! 👏👍

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 08/27/2021

Our first club day was a success. Check out how excited our chiefs were.

SCBE Patient Authorization and COVID-19 Testing Consent 08/16/2021

SCBE Patient Authorization and COVID-19 Testing Consent

Shelby County Schools is offering free Covid testing through Popular Health Care Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 12:30-3:00 pm. If you are interested in getting your child tested, please click on the link below and register by Tuesday, August 17, 2021.

Link for consent:

SCBE Patient Authorization and COVID-19 Testing Consent Please click the link to complete this form.

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 08/15/2021

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post


Welcome Back Cherokee Chiefs❤️

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post 08/09/2021

Photos from Cherokee Elementary 2.0's post


SCS #ReturnStronger


Board Member Coleman stopped by Cherokee ES today❤️❤️ great things are coming to Cherokee soon.

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 07/17/2021

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post

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SCS school choice showcase
Local Memphis Rapper Casino Jizzle came and performed for our students today.




3061 Kimball Avenue
Memphis, TN

Opening Hours

Monday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Thursday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Friday 7:30am - 3:30pm

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