Shelby Training Center

3420 Old Getwell Road
Memphis, TN 38118-0381
     Tel: (901)795-1580
Grades: 7 - 12 | 190 students

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 190 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 94%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Shelby Training Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elliston Baptist Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elliston Baptist Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Elliston Baptist Academy (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Memphis
    4179 Elliston Rd
    MemphisTN 38111
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 83 students                      
  • Memphis
    3528 Sharpe Ave
    MemphisTN 38111
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-11 | 125 students                      
  • Memphis
    3749 Kimball Ave
    MemphisTN 38111
    2.6 mi | Gr. K-6 | 121 students                      
  • Memphis
    3572 Amaron St
    MemphisTN 38115
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 173 students                      
  • Memphis
    Sensational Enlightenment Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    2735 S Mendenhall Rd Ste 8
    MemphisTN 38115
    Alternative School (Christian)
    3.1 mi | Gr. K-3 | 45 students                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
I received my GED at Shelby Training Center in 1997. The teachers were very supportive and always willing to help. I was there for 3 years, and I can honestly say that everyone there was very professional and supportive. Thank You, Michael Mager
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