School Spotlight Video

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  • Avon Lenox School is dedicated to assisting students achieve their maximum potential for effective independent living and functioning in a diverse society. 

    We strive to ensure that students with disabilities have the educational opportunities needed to develop the skills necessary for a successful transition into post-graduation placement.  

    • Avon Lenox was chosen as MEA's "School of the Year" for 2007- 2008.
    • We were the only school in Memphis/ Shelby County to be named to U.S. News & World Report's list of "America's Best High Schools" for 2008- 2009 and 2009-2010.
    • The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools rated us "Exemplary" in each guided self-study standard. 
    • Highly trained and Dedicated Staff of Educational Support Professionals.
    • Mrs. McKissick- Larry was selected Tennessee Principal of the Year for 2007- 2008. 


  • We offer some exciting programs & activites!

    • Project Excel
    • Community- Based Instruction
    • Work- Based Learning 
    • Adaptive PE
    • PAES Lab
    • Project Search
    • Choir
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading 
    • Step Team

Contact us

  • We are here to assist you! Call at 901-416-2124 or send us an email at! For more information about our school and program. 

School Choice Facts

  • Students who are assigned to Avon Lenox High School receive notification via IEP Team from the Division of Exceptional Children.