Justine Brunett | Educator Spotlight

Justine brings great purpose and vision to her work as the English as A Second Language teacher at Lester Prep.

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Kayla Inclan | Educator Spotlight

Kayla Inclan, 7th grade Lester Prep ELA teacher, chose to work in urban education because she sees the need to provide urban students the same education as other students living elsewhere in different circumstances.

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Carson Murphy | Educator Spotlight

Carson inspires a love of math in his 8th grade students as he works with them on such things as solving quadratic equations.

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Two Years in A Row!

For the second consecutive year, Lester Prep earned the highest growth score given by the state of Tennessee.

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Kaitlyn Vazquez | Educator Spotlight

Kaitlyn Vazquez teaches with urgency every day, one reason Lester Prep scholars grew 2.3 years in Language last year.

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Jon Stroshine | Educator Spotlight

Jon Stroshine is a 7th grade math teacher at Lester Prep. Jon and his community of math teachers drove the Lester Prep students to their highest ever midyear NWEA MAP growth.

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Boys and Girls Basketball Win League Championships and Move on To State

Both our boys and girls basketball teams won their league championship games! Both teams are Class A, Area 2 champions. We are incredibly proud of the hard work put in by our players, coaches, and parents this season. Come out and cheer them on as they move on to the state tournament!

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Lester Prep Wins $125k Facilities Grant

Lester Prep wins $125,000 grant to invest in its campus due to its high performance on last year's TN Ready testing.

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Lester Prep Earns Level 5 TVAAS Score!

We are so excited to announce that Lester Prep has earned a Level 5 TVAAS score! This is an extremely important accolade as it means that Lester Prep has earned the highest growth scores possible in ALL subjects.

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Lester Prep Athletics: Schedules and Ticket Sales Policies

Keep reading to see Lester Prep Athletics schedules and information on how to purchase tickets.

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Overcoming Challenges: One Student's Story

Every day our teachers work alongside students to grow in their learning and achieve great things. Some students face great challenges. Cassandra Salley, an ESL instructor in our schools, shares a story of the hard work and commitment of one of her students.

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Mark Your Calendars: Key Dates at LP!

The first day of school is just around the corner! Mark your calendars for these key dates and review the 2017-2018 school calendar.

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Educator Highlight: Joshua Sloan

Over the next several days, we will be highlighting educators in our schools. Today we meet Joshua Sloan, sixth grade math teacher at Lester Prep, and learn why he values be a part of the LP team.

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Mayor Strickland Visits 6th Graders at Lester Prep

Mayor Strickland Visits 6th Graders at Lester Prep in response to one class' request for a visit after completing a project to raise awareness for untested rape kits in Shelby County.

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Lester Prep Outperforms Entire District!

Lester Prep students ranked #1 in the Achievement School District (ASD) in reading, science and language growth!

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Lester Prep Scholars Visit Fisk University

Lester Prep scholars visited historic Fisk University this winter.

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