Metro’s TCAP scores climb, still lag behind rest of state's

Students across state improve in math and science, struggle in reading, which declined in all grades More

First Lady Michelle Obama to speak at MLK graduation in May

Congressman Jim Cooper took credit for inviting the first lady to speak at the graduation More

State to use Metro Schools' 'Innovation' cluster as model

Education officials have also challenged Memphis and Hamilton County schools to draft similar plans More

Local union officials claim MNPS director wants to limit service workers' rights

Jesse Register wrote letter to two union leaders stating that 'executive staff' voted to rescind school system’s labor policy   More

Metro's graduation rate drops with new diploma requirements

Standards now require English Language Learners and students with disabilities to graduate in four years More

Metro schools releases online interactive annual report

Among achievements listed is $30.3M in Race to the Top funds for Metro More

More than 2,000 Metro seventh graders not yet fully immunized

About 40 percent of system's 5,000 seventh-grade students lack shots for tetanus, chicken pox  More

Metro schools fail to make adequate yearly progress; 55 schools called 'high priority'

Register supports Haslam's effort to get a waiver request from the federal government  More

Coverstone tapped to oversee low-performing school zone

Charter schools' leader to serve as executive director of Metro’s Office of Innovation More

Register to rearrange 10 failing Metro schools within new zone

Schools will see closer monitoring, reform strategies, additional resources to stave off state intervention More
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