East Memphis Elementary

Theme Verse for 2016 - 2017

“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.”  John 13:34-35 (ESV)

Look What's Happening at the East Memphis Campus

List of 6 news stories.

  • Boosterthon Glow Run is a Hit!!!!

    Thanks to all our families for supporting our Boosterthon. We had a great time today at our Glow Run! We will be building our STEM lab and purchasing technology for our campus thanks to your generous donations.
  • Little Saints Trike-a-thon

    Our Little Saints had a great time in our annual Trike-a-thon..... Look at these precious smiles..
    Thank you for supporting our Boosterthon!!!
  • Boosterthon is Here!

    We are excited to have our Boosterthon team on campus to help in our school fundraiser. Everyone enjoyed the kickoff pep rally ---- even the teachers got in on the fun! Please consider a pledge and join us on Thursday for our Fun Glow Run for PreK through 5th grade... or our Trike-a-thon on Wednesday morning for our Little Saints.
  • Lunch with Dad

    Please join us for our annual "Lunch with Dad" on October 4th at 11:15.
  • Knightly Acts andRuby Reflections

    This year in chapel we are focusing on Godly character demonstrated through respect, obedience, integrity and trustworthiness. Our goal is to help our students strive to pursue Godliness and reflect the image of Christ. Students will be recognized with Knightly Acts and Ruby Reflections certificates for demonstrations of Godly character through their actions and attitudes.  We are so proud of these three students for receiving their award this week in chapel.
  • Senior Buddies

    Kindergarten students enjoyed meeting their Senior Buddies. Thank you to our senior class for investing in our elementary students this year. We are looking forward to our monthly meetings.

Briarcrest Tutorial Program

Briarcrest has a tutorial program!  Our program offers students academic assistance in core subjects, assists with homework, grade improvement and other needed areas. Any BCS student is eligible to participate. This is our fourth year to offer tutoring services to students in SK-Grade 12. Fees vary according to individual or group tutoring. Please contact your child's teacher before applying to this program. For further information, our Elementary Guidance Counselor Mrs. Norton can assist you at 765-4662.


Summer Reading and Math Packets

Click on the Summer Assignments link on this page for the 2016-2017 Summer Reading and Math Packet information for grades 2-5.

One-to-One Initiative

Beginning next school year, 2016-2017, our fifth grade students will have school issued MAC computers.  The computers will be used daily to enhance our curriculum and student learning.  Learning technological, research and project based skills is crucial in this technological age.  Briarcrest is committed to providing strong academic teaching within the one-to-one initiative.  You will hear more about this exciting addition to our curriculum in the near future.


Please remember to notify your child's teacher AND the school office (765-4662) if they will be absent or late to school. It is very important that your child be at school on time; however, we do realize that doctor and dentist appointments often cause them to check in late. Thank you for stressing to your child the importance of being at school and on time.


The Conservatory of Fine Arts is committed to helping students who are interested or gifted in the Arts discover and develop those talents. The Conservatory serves students in kindergarten through high school, offering private music instruction in the areas of piano, voice, guitar and violin both during the school day and after school. Please go to the following website to read more information about the fees and policies.

Important Phone Numbers

Elementary Office: 901-765-4662
Office Hours: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Elementary School Hours:
Full Day students 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Half day students 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Elementary Athletic Office: 901-765-4601
Office Hours: 7:40 am - 3:40 pm

Early Care Times: 7:00 am - 7:45 am
Briarcare Times: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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