Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Tameka Allen

It brings me great pleasure to be the new principal of Fox Meadows Elementary. I have 23 years of experience as an educator in Memphis City and Shelby County Schools. I lead with a passion for children and is an advocate for teachers and parents. 

I have served as principal of Charjean Elementary for the last 8 years. Two of her greatest accomplishments were watching students become excited about learning and gaining Tennessee Reward School status. Prior to becoming principal, I served in several different capacities from teacher to academic coordinator.

I received a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Alabama State University (Montgomery, Al). I obtained a Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction and an Education Specialist  in Educational Leadership from Union University (Germantown, TN). 

As principal, I am committed to ensuring that all students learn to their maximum potential and to fostering innovation through collaboration with teachers, staff, students and families. I am familiar with practices of successful schools and is excited to lead at Fox Meadows Elementary. 

MY experience and passion for the job make me the best fit for Fox Meadows Elementary School. I am looking forward to working with all stakeholders to create a positive learning experience Fox Meadows students. 

I can't wait to see the entire Fox Meadows family!