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School leader:  Brett E. Lawson
1770 Lanier Lane
Memphis, TN 38117

(901) 416-2021
(901) 416-2135
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all)
  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Drama, Design
  • World languages
    Spanish
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20 reviews

Community rating

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a student · September 04, 2013
This school needs some work. Throughout my sophomore year there have been many problems ranging from teachers to students. Some students really don't care and I'm in honors classes. Partially I feel some teachers don't care either. Some teach what... more

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Submitted by a student · October 13, 2011
this school is amazing. great staff. great students and great history. the capa is mind-blowing. the students really want to exceed in life. and everyone should want to go to overton high school.

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Submitted by a student · October 27, 2010
I graduated from Overton in 2008. Overton had its good and its bad moments. I was apart of the CAPA program and I loved it; however, outside of that, it didn't make it any different from any other public school. You had students who were trying... more

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Submitted by a student · April 22, 2010
This school has lost its good reputattion. It makes a mockery of the other performing arts schools that are actually serious about building artistic careers for their students. It should just drop the creavtive and performing arts from its name... more

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Overton High School
1770 Lanier Lane, Memphis, TN  38117
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 20 reviews. (901) 416-2021
Last modified Overton High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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