Airways Office 2601 Ketchum St Memphis, TN 38114 901-416-6313
Claybrook Office 205 N Claybrook Memphis, TN 38104 901-416-3990
Flicker Street Office 130 Flicker St Memphis, TN 38112 901-416-8326
Grays Creek Office 2800 Grays Creek Rd Arlington, TN 38002 901-416-0246
Hickory Ridge Mall Office 6075 Winchester Road Memphis, TN 38115 901-416-2216
MSCS Parent Welcome Center Office 2687 Avery Memphis, TN 38112 901-416-6608
Are students with excessive tardies considered truant?No. Tardies are not absences.
Can suspensions or expulsions be used as truancy intervention? No. Suspensions or expulsions cannot be used as truancy intervention.
When does a student need a clearance letter to enroll in school? A student needs a clearance letter to enroll when he has missed ten (10) consecutive unexcused days of school.
Do I need to contact Truancy when a student has been withdrawn due to non-attendance? Yes. A clearance letter will be required for re-enrollment if the student is withdrawn due to non-attendance.
When does a family receive a home visit? A family receives a home visit if the school and truancy officer have been unable to reach them by phone, email, or letter
Are elementary school students truant if they do not attend alternative school? No. Only students in grades 7-12 are required to attend alternative school.
When is a truant student/family referred to court?