Students enrolled 687
School leader MR. HENRY LEFLER

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4702 North Central Avenue
Tampa, FL 33603

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(813) 872-5230
(813) 872-5238
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3 stars
Based on 25 ratings

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July 20, 2014
My Daughter attended this school and let me say she made sooo many friends, the teachers and principle really try there hardest to make the kids feel welcome. and my daughter loved it :) she graduated from there this year to!

- submitted by a parent
June 16, 2014
Teachers at Memorial really care about their students.My son is studying two years ago, with one problem solved quickly by assistant the principal (MR Wilson.) The principal is always around the entrance at 7.30-800am. Wonderful teachers

- submitted by a parent
February 26, 2014
NOt for the lack of the principal or assistant trying to do their best with the tools given by the dept. of education, but the rules and guidelines for behavior are non-existent. Everytime i visit this school, a child or children are cursing, talking back, walking away, really they are doing whatever it is they feel like, and my son has recently started to do what he see the other children doing and really there are no consequences. OSS are you kidding, kids enjoy, some of the teachers are disgusted with their job and pick and pick until they get the response they are looking for, I would not encourage any parent to put their child in this school, it is not about rich or poor or even race, these children have no structure.

- submitted by a parent
February 19, 2014
I have been a substitute teacher for 6.5 years and this school is one of the worst I have ever been to. I will no longer sub at this school due to poor administration and questionable practices. I believe there are no bad children only misguided ones and when I had to ask a student to leave, not only did he not go where he was supposed to (big shock), he roamed the halls until the Assistant Principal found him, supposedly had a small conversation with him and then just sent him back to me. This is not how it is supposed to work and I lost what little respect I had for the school at that moment. Live and Learn as always.

- submitted by a teacher
November 05, 2009
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- submitted by a student
no rating August 24, 2009
Teachers at Memorial really care about their students.

- submitted by a parent
no rating January 15, 2009
I was a student at Memorial, and it is an awesome school. Ups and downs every once and a while

- submitted by a student
November 28, 2008
Memorial is an O.K. school. I'm a current student there with a straight A report card. Memorial does have its problems here and there, but its not as horrible as some seem to think it is. It has a great AVID program with great teachers who really do care about their students. I do aggree though that the communitcation system at memorial is annoying. I once missed a week of school due to the flu. When my mother called all my absences, they were not recived and I had 5 unexcused abesnces on my record for that year. Shows that sometimes, your just gonna have to go up there yourself if you want something done right. But I digress. Memorial is and O.K. school and has taught me alot in my current 2 1/2 attending there.

- submitted by a student
March 08, 2008
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- submitted by a student
December 18, 2007
Memorial is still severely lacking communication; the voicemail system is inoperative, so there is no leaving messages for teachers, the email addresses are not posted anywhere, and I suspect that the teachers have limited access to email. There is no way to address anything with anyone.

- submitted by a parent
December 18, 2007
The principle really cares about those kids,from the bottom of his heart.He's a wise man,who speaks very wisely.That is why I rated this school an excellent.I would give their band five stars too,they have a funny and experienced teacher.

- submitted by a parent
December 17, 2007
I am a current student at Memorial . In all honesty Memorial is a stable school. It has provided me with all the tools for success, and attended to my needs. I could not be any happier in Memorial. I am not one to lie, so I am going to tell whom ever reads this that I have no feelings what-so-ever about the negative comments people said and will say. Quite frankly I do not care what any parent, student, or teacher has to say about Memorial. Nobody can change the way I feel about it. It is what it is.

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December 14, 2007
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November 18, 2007
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August 29, 2007
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May 01, 2007
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April 26, 2007
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- submitted by a former student
April 04, 2007
This is the worst school ever! The teachers can NOT even put together a progress report for the parents. They just tell you your child is failing! Poor communication..... Very poor school!

- submitted by a parent
January 08, 2007
This school is one of the worst. I can truly say that my experience in that school was far by the most horrific experience I have ever faced.

- submitted by a former student
November 06, 2006
I think this school is great for all students. I my self went here for two years and loved it although I had some ups and downs here, I still made it threw.

- submitted by a student
September 22, 2006
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- submitted by a student
May 24, 2006
My daughter went here for 2 years. I feel that she could have been more challenge because she was a straight student. Too many confronations among children.

- submitted by a parent
April 21, 2006
I love Memorial...great family atmosphere... and they always have the top extramural(sports) program (quality coaches) in the central Tampa area...the teachers really care about the students... and I give them their props because the students that come to Memorial are not the easiest children to teach...Great job Memorial and Keep it up!

- submitted by a former student
March 04, 2006
The environment of this school is terrible. It is described by the teachers themselves as an 'urban school.' It has some good and caring teachers, and a few that can't maintain class discipline. One or two others are somewhat apathetic due to the problems with kids there. We transfered our kids out of that school and are now playing catchup academically. I recommendyou avoid this school at all costs.

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October 11, 2004
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September 22, 2004
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June 15, 2004
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Memorial Middle School
4702 North Central Avenue, Tampa, FL  33603
(813) 872-5230
Last modified Memorial Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Memorial Middle School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 27 reviews. Top