Provides tuition-free adult contract school program for Shelby County adults who want to earn their high school diploma. Program offers accelerated classes held in the day and evening. Four hours of drop-in child care per day, life coaches and free Mata bus passes to have transportation to the center can be provided for enrolled students. Students are encouraged to pursue career certifications in fields that offer better than average wages. DTD Partner Agency.

Phone Numbers

Main Center(Primary)
(901) 726-3100
Alternate - Corporate
(901) 323-6221

Address Listings

1490 Norris Road
In Former Norris Road Elementary School
Memphis, TN 38106


Candis Taylor(Primary)

School Director

Michelle Wicks

Recruiter/Retention Specialist

Tonisha Bracy


School Hours vary, call for schedule; generally follows the Shelby County Schools schedule; Office Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Intake Process:

Must apply online first, then make appointment for in person interview; call or email for more details. Must provide High School transcripts (if previously attended HS) and other documents to complete the application, including a photo ID issued by the state or drivers license, Social Security card, proof of residence

Program Fees:

No Fee


Adults 18 and older residing in Shelby County who have never earned their HS diploma

Related Resources

Date of Official Change:

May 30, 2020

Primary Services: