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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


The Scholastic Book Fair Begins March 2-6!

Your child will have three opportunities to shop. (1) Students will come to the book fair with their class during the week. (2) On Tuesday, March 3, you and your family are invited to stop by the library and shop for books until 6:30 PM. (3) On Friday, March 6, the last book fair day, there will be a final call for last minute shopping in the morning only. The book fair will close at noon on Friday, March 6. Click here for the link to shop on-line. Please remember to add tax to the price of books. Willow Oaks cannot accept checks. For more information, click here.

WOE News Headlines

  • 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

Click here to see our Welcome movie clip!

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: February 27, 2015

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