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4055 Bayliss Avenue
Memphis, TN 38108

(901) 416-6020
(901) 416-6041
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September 17, 2014
I hate memphis city schools they have terrible test scores however i do like not love this school consideringits in my distract. My sons teacher is awesome bur i hate the drop off/pick up they have its more of a hassel then anything but its an ok school for now

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September 23, 2013
Kingsburg elementary is a very good school They have a program called standup and I really do like that the program it's good for the parents to get to know bout school and also the district is very educational teachers are very involved in the principles wonderful always there when you're near always a welcome love the school

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May 24, 2010
I transferred my daughter from Oakforest Elem. we both loved that school and both she and I dislike Kingsbury. I can say that her second grade teacher did teach her well and she struggles in math so he sent math homework for her to get practice. But the office staff needs to get a little practice at being warmhearted towards people who have real life situations that changes circumstances, I understand they must have some level of concern and they must do their job. Honestly do you have to threaten people with letters from the board and lawyers for people who have to move and have transportation problems. The board wouldn't even let her transfer to her school district so is that my problem. Have some compassion for other people I'm sure one time or another we all have had or will experience something that will stumble us.

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April 14, 2010
My son transferred to this school from Altruria Elementary (a shelby county school that is rated 10 out of 10) I was extremely nervous about the transfer because of this schools low rating. We transferred him for the last 3 months of this year (2009-2010) and my son's attitude about school has improved immensely. His teacher is Ms. Hardy. She is a great teacher. My son hated school at Altruria and now he loves it at Kingsbury. He enjoys learning, his teacher keeps him interested and looks forward to going to school each day. I am very thankful I took a chance on this school. I cannot vouch for the middle or high school or even the higher elementary school grades but Kindergarten is great! hope this review helps!

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October 17, 2008
they teach more at this school and that's good for the children

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March 27, 2008
This is not the worst school in the system, but it could be better. My child is going to a different school this year. His education is very important to me, I want him to have every opportunity to learn. I wish the board would screen applicants better before hiring them. Maybe them so many school would not be failing. I believe some teachers and adminstration just draw a paycheck. It's sad, but theres' no passion for teaching anymore like when I was going to school.

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Kingsbury Elementary School
4055 Bayliss Avenue, Memphis, TN  38108
(901) 416-6020
Last modified Kingsbury Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kingsbury Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top