LaRose Elementary School - SCS

LaRose Elementary School - SCS


In March, our fifth graders at LaRose Elementary School - SCS and Cummings K-8 Optional School participated in a Mini-Pitch Challenge. Each winner received a $50 Visa gift card and a certificate. Congratulations to our winners! We are so excited by your progress!
Our celebrations continue! Last week, Board Member Michelle Robinson McKissack (District 1) read "Messy Bessey's School Desk" by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack to the Kindergarten students at LaRose Elementary School - SCS . She even brought her friend Messy Bessey along to help tell the story!
Join us Monday, March 1st at 7 pm on Facebook Live as we kickoff our monthlong Read Across Memphis event.
Hear great stories read by local authors, first responders, U of M athletes, a pilot, a zookeeper, and many more!!!

Hear a great story read by Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland on Monday night, March 1st at 7pm! During the week you'll also hear stories read by 2015 Tennessee Teacher of the Year Karen Vogelsang, local authors Scovia Rushing and Wintrell Pittman, and artist Danielle Sierra. We hope you'll join us! SCS Family and Community Engagement A.B. Hill Elementary School - SCS Alton Elementary Berclair Elementary School Bruce Elementary School Cherokee Elementary 2.0 Cordova Elementary School - SCS Capstone Education Group Crump Elementary School Dexter Elementary School - SCS Douglass K-8 Optional School Dunbar Elementary School Getwell Elementary School - SCS Hawkins Mill Elementary Hickory Ridge Elementary School Kate Bond Elementary School Keystone Elementary School Kingsbury Elementary LaRose Elementary School - SCS Levi Lions Macon Hall SCS Millington Elementary Northaven Elementary School - SCS Promise Academy Spring Hill Riverwood Elementary School Ross Elementary School - SCS Scenic Hills Elementary Sharpe Elementary School South Park Elementary Treadwell Elementary School - SCS Vollentine Elementary School Westhaven Elementary School White Station Elementary Winridge Elementary Parkway Village Elementary - SCS Scovia Rushing Wintrell Pittman Danielle Sierra Karen Vogelsang

My first school. My kindergarten teacher was Ms. Laymon 1986. I wonder how she's doing.
Today was a good day. Highland Church of Christ: Children's Ministry came together and stuffed backpacks full of school supplies for under-resourced kids for LaRose Elementary School - SCS and in the Raleigh area. We're grateful for the Children's Ministry leadership and these kids for serving others. We love people!
ICYMI yesterday we hosted our Family Night at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in honor of Black History Month! Special thanks to A.B. Hill Elementary School - SCS and LaRose Elementary School - SCS for participating in this event!
Get ready, SCS, your Boo for Books schools are here! Two classrooms in the following schools will receive a special visit tomorrow from our District team as part of our 3rd Grade Commitment Literacy Tour!

LaRose Elementary School
William Herbert Brewster Elementary
Lucy Elementary School
Ross Elementary School
Barret's Chapel School
Geeter School
Oakshire Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary School
Dunbar Elementary

Learn more at

One week of work and five sections of dance learned with as the theme. Great work, students and teaching artists London Bruce and Kempton Daniels! LaRose Elementary School - SCS Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis
Principal Parrish n Mr. Ward

Welcome to the Official Page of LaRose Elementary, Home of the Lions!

Operating as usual


Standing with the students, faculty and staff of Cummings K-8 School!! The LaRose Lions support you!


SCS is providing Covid testing to all students of LaRose Elementary on tomorrow August 17th. If you would like for your child to be tested, please complete the waiver online that was emailed to you.

You may also complete and send to school the copy of the signed waiver. Tomorrow is the last day to complete online or complete in person.

Thank you!


We are excited about a successful school year.
Gear Up Day and Meet the Teacher Night is on Aug 3rd. During Gear Up Day staff will be on hand to get you registered for the upcoming year beginning at 8:00-3:00 and 5:00-7:00.

Meet your child’s teacher from 5:00-7:00 pm. As well as wrap up any registration items if you have not handled.

We look forward to meeting your scholar and look forward to meeting you. Have a great day!


Summer Registration


Summer Registration Opportunities


Here is a special announcement from our previous student, principal and superintendent of LaRose Elementary Dr. Willie Herenton to all of our fifth grade scholars! Wishing them a fantastic end to their elementary schooling experience!


We hope to see you tomorrow for Registration Night from 4:00-6:00 pm in the Cafe. Please park on the Wellington side parking lot and enter the SACC door.

All students who register get to keep their personal learning devices during the summer!

Timeline photos 05/17/2021

Let’s get registered LaRose!

Photos from LaRose Elementary School - SCS's post 05/07/2021

So happy to present this jewel Louahisa Rhodes LaRose Elementary Teacher of the Year 2020-2021

Summer Learning Academy :: Welcome Page 05/05/2021

Summer Learning Academy :: Welcome Page

Registration for Summwr Learning Academy is open!! Students can attend from July 6-30th.

Sign up online at
Registration closes May 7th

Summer Learning Academy :: Welcome Page The 2021 Summer Learning Academy will provide four weeks of additional reading and math instruction as well as intervention and physical activity for identified priority students. The academy is designed to support student’s academic needs and remediate student learning loss for students that will...


We Salute LaRose Elementary Teachers!


TCAP begins tomorrow for grades 3-5. See you at 8:00 am.


It’s Teacher’s Appreciation Week May 3-7, 2021. Celebrate and recognize your child’s teacher!


Parents pleae join us on the LaRose Parent Channel for our TCAP Meeting! Starting now at 5:00 pm!

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 04/15/2021

2021-22 Student Registration is now live!

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 03/17/2021

Progress reports are ready in the Parent Portal!!


Tonight is parent conference night! 4:00-7:00 via Microsoft Teams. Contact your child’s teacher via Google Voice number if you have not received your confirmed appointment time. We hope to speak with you.


Lions return on Monday!!


Parents if you have students in grades 6-12 who attends BTW-here is their parent link as well for Open House!

Join conversation 02/23/2021

Join conversation

We invite you to our School Re-Entry Parent Forum today, February 23rd.

Our next session begins at 5:00 pm. We will be sharing information regarding our students return to the building. A special focus will be placed on updated information for in person learners.

The Microsoft Teams link to join is included here!

Hope to see you there!

Join conversation

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 02/15/2021

School will resume tomorrow virtually!

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 02/11/2021

Greetings Parents,
School is in session on tomorrow!


Greetings Parents,
Good afternoon! This is a gentle reminder to turn your student devices off today. Directions have been provided via email. Failure to complete this update could prevent students from logging on Monday morning to class. We thank you for your cooperation!


Happy Counselors Week again to you Mrs. Williams! We appreciate you!


Happy Counselor’s Week to our counselor Brittany Williams!! We thank you for your “heart” work and all you do for our scholars, teachers and staff.

Photos from Memphis-Shelby County Schools - MSCS's post 01/30/2021



Happy School Board Appreciation Week. LaRose Elementary is proud of our School Board representative, Michelle Robinson McKissack, and the work she does to improve public education for everyone! We thank you.


Today is report card day! Log into ParentPortal and view Quarter I grades!


Parents tomorrow is the last day to make your return to school options via Powerschool. Please log in today to make your choice.


Kindergarten parents please drop by the school on Thursday October 22 to pickup headsets for your scholars. Pickup is from 9-3 in the cafe. Drive up on the Wellington side of the school as to observe social distancing.

Thank you!


Parents check out your student email accounts
and the class Teams wall for Fall Break Packet Information.

We hope our scholars have an awesome fall break!

Photos from LaRose Elementary School - SCS's post 10/09/2020

Join us -Saturday Academy


Pre k fast facts!


Five Star Educator of the Week Ms. Newkirk!
Ms. Newkirk is doing an excellent job with leading her fourth grade students thru the virtual platform. She maintains consistent expectations, holds students accountable and is providing a first class educational experience for them.

We want to give her a huge shout out and thank her for all she does!



If you missed your scheduled device pick-up during the four-week distribution period, you can go to any of the locations below during the listed hours to get your student device.


MONDAY, AUG. 31 - THURSDAY, SEPT. 3 8 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Bayer Building, 3030 Jackson Ave.
Southwest Community College, 1234 Finley Rd.
Teaching & Learning Academy, 2485 Union Ave.


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