Shelby County Schools receives $1 million grant

Shelby County Schools receives $1 million grant
Shelby County Schools receives grant to create community schools.

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Shelby County Schools has received a $1 million grant that will create several community schools.

According to the district, the schools will educate students but also serve needs of the communities they are in.

In the fall of 2019, some existing SCS schools will be transformed into community schools.

Community services will not be restricted to families with children in the school.

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