MENTOR Memphis Grizzlies (MMG) celebrated National Mentoring Month by recognizing and honoring individuals, businesses, and groups that have exemplified a commitment to youth mentoring in 2018. Award recipients were honored during the National Mentoring Month Awards Breakfast.
The TEAM Mentor Program currently operates in five charter schools across Memphis:
Power Center Academy
6120 Winchester Road; Memphis, TN 38115
Located in the heart of Hickory Hill, Power Center Academy develops future leaders of the community by teaching scholars to be innovative thinkers, problem solvers and humanitarians.
Soulsville Charter School
1115 College St, Memphis, TN 38106
Since opening its doors in the summer of 2005, The Soulsville Charter School (TSCS) has sought to serve its students by preparing them for college and life through an academically rigorous and musically rich culture.
168 Jefferson Avenue; Memphis, TN 38103
Established in 2012, Grizzlies Prep serves an all-male student population of 6th – 8th graders. Grizzlies Prep is the only public charter school branded by an NBA team and one of only a few schools to grow students on average two grade levels per year.
KIPP Memphis Preparatory Middle
2230 Corry Rd, Memphis, TN 38106
The mission of KIPP Memphis is to create a network of high performing public charter schools in the Memphis community that will equip all students with the necessary academic and life skills needed to succeed in college and the competitive world beyond. We're excited to have them as our newest partner!
5130 Raleigh Lagrange Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
Memphis Rise Academy is a public charter school for the students of Memphis, which opened its doors to a founding sixth grade class in the fall of 2014. There vision is to provide all students with an education which will prepare them to be successful in the nation’s most competitive colleges and universities.