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Shelby County school board votes to close Memphis Academy of Health Sciences, spares Memphis STEM Academy

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Shelby County Schools’ enrollment dips for second consecutive year

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Frustration and fear over COVID surge mark Memphis schools’ return from winter break

Shelby County Schools cancels Thursday classes due to predicted freezing rain, snow

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Memphis students return to class as officials prepare for COVID surge

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Four Memphis schools to return to local control after a 10-year state takeover

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Memphis students challenge the politics of mourning as cultures clash

In the aftermath of a tragedy, the politics of mourning can be complicated for Black children as their grief traditions clash with a litany of rules.

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Memphis school officials are reviewing COVID protocols after health department softens quarantine rules

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Sheriff’s deputies to remain in Shelby County Schools after board approves controversial contract 

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‘One step closer to normal’: Memphis school vaccine clinic for children ages 5-11 brings excitement, relief

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He taught Lil Buck. Now this Memphis educator has a new role.

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13-year-old boy pleads guilty to attempted first-degree murder in Memphis school shooting

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Shelby County school mask mandate can continue despite new anti-mask law, judge says

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Tennessee governor signs law rolling back school mask mandates

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Shelby County requests emergency clarity on its authority to require masks

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How SCS and community leaders are handling growing homelessness among Memphis students

The COVID-19 outbreak is changing our daily reality

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After two shootings, Memphis superintendent asks parents, community for help

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After Memphis students witness shooting near Kingsbury, parents demand changes

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TCAP results will change for 28 Tennessee districts after test materials arrive late

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After school shooting, Memphis police chief says she’s open to a district ‘peace force’

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Memphis school quarantines mean little instruction, poor communication, parents say

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Memphis school shooting prompts community leaders to speak out on gun violence, community investment

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‘My heart aches for our children.’ Memphis student hospitalized, another student in custody after school shooting

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Court rulings in Shelby and Knox counties against governor’s mask opt-out order appealed by Tennessee

Mask mandate in Memphis area schools can continue, for now, judge rules

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Seven schools, including three in Memphis, exit Tennessee’s toughest school improvement list

Shelby County Schools reports over 200 teacher vacancies at the start of the school year

20,000 COVID diagnoses in Memphis-area students is a sobering pandemic milestone

Timeline: Teacher deaths, mask debates rock Memphis during the first 30 days of school

Tennessee: We want to hear about your quarantine experiences this school year

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Tennessee’s lingering school funding trial is reset before a new court

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Schwinn approves 8 waivers allowing some Tennessee schools to shift to remote learning temporarily

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