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Willow Oaks Elementary Optional School

Your choice for your child's education

Mrs. Pat Alexander, Principal

Mr. Adam Coleman, Assistant Principal


Announcing The Community Art Academy

Student Exhibition and Reception

Willow Oaks Elementary

April 22, 2015 3:30 PM

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WOE News Headlines

  • Students enrolled in the Spring Arts Academy will be displaying their artwork at Willow Oaks Elementary on April 22, 3:30 PM. A reception will follow. Click here for more information.
  • The first grade classes held a wonderful event called, "The Market" where they sold items that they created, so they could learn more about wants, needs, consumers, and producers. To see the video, click here, or go to Activities/First Grade page from the menu on the left..
  • he Wolfpack Elite Dance Team does it again! This time they won First Place at the Cowborette's Rodeo Show Jamboree on March 14, 2015! To see more pictures of the dance teams, please click on Activities/Dance under the Extracurricular Activities heading, or visit the Recognition page.
  • Guest reader, Mr. Sharp, joins PreK to celebrate Dr. Seuss Day. Visit the PreK page at Activities/PreK.
  • In spite of WOE being closed due to snow, this year's Scholastic Book Fair was a great success! To see more pictures go to Activities/Book Fair.
  • The Fundraiser Dance was a hoot!. Click here to enjoy the video.
  • We are so proud of those students receiving 2nd quarter awards. Click here to watch the video.
  • Click here to see The World's Finest Chocolate Winter Fundraiser Kick-Off video.
  • The Willow Oaks Elite Competing Team competed at the NDA Cheer for the Kids Championship. They won second place in the Junior Hip Hop Dance Division!

  • Auditions for "The Wiz" brought out lots of young talent. Click here for more pictures!

  • Ms. Kerr uses Skyping in the Library to make Real World Connections. Click here to see the movie!

  • ESL and the 2nd grade now have blogs! To access them go to "Activities" from the menu to the left, then click on the link to their page.
  • Breaking News! We are now on Facebook and Twitter. Please like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter @willowoakselem.
  • The Chorus Holiday Concert was inspirational! To see the Chorus Holiday Concert movie, click here.
  • The 5th Grade Strings Ensemble performed for the first time during our Christmas program. To see the Strings Holiday Concert movie, click here.
  • Willow Oaks Pre-K class met and surpassed their learning goal! Eighty percent of our Pre-K students have met their benchmark goal very early. The original goal was that 68% of pre-K students would meet this goal by April. However 80% of Mrs. Matthews’ students met their iStation benchmark on the December benchmark test. We are all very proud of our little Honeybees!

  • WOE families pitched in to feed the hungry in a big way. See the "Canned Food Drive" under the Activities menu to see more pictures.



School Hours:


Breakfast is 7:45-8:05

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4417 Willow Road

Memphis TN 38117


901-416-2198 Fax

Willow Oaks is an optional school. To apply, please click here!


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Webmaster: Sharon Weakley,, 901-416-2196

Last updated: April 2, 2015

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