Welcome to Hanley Elementary School!
Hanley Elementary is a PreK-5 school located in the heart of the Orange Mound Community.
Hanley Elementary School is a Title I school.
680 Hanley Street,
Memphis, TN 38114, United States
Meet Our Team
Jennifer’s hopes and dreams for all scholars at Aspire Hanley Elementary is that they continue to grow academically, socially and develop a love of learning.
Jennifer is has been married to her wonderful and supportive husband, Darin for 20 years. They have two beautiful children, Chloe and Caleb.
As a lifelong learner, she plans to continue to develop professionally while serving the students and families in Memphis. April is a proud native of the Orange Mound community where she continues to worship and work. She enjoys working, learning, loving, and sharing her beacon of light with those who, once similar to her, face disadvantages.
April has served the Hanley family for the past 10 years in various capacities such as K-1 Educator, Intervention Specialist, Extended Learning After School Director, Assistant Principal of Student Services, and currently as the Assistant Principal of Instruction for K-2.
Evangela began her college journey at Jackson State University, graduating with a Bachelor’s of Science in Communication Disorders. She also attended the University of Memphis and is certified in Special Education. An educator for 18+ years, Evangela has served in various capacities in education which include: Speech Language Therapist, Special Education Teacher, and Assistant Principal. Evangela’s six years with Aspire have given purpose in her journey, and she looks forward to an amazing school year.
“I believe that EVERY CHILD IS A STAR and I am dedicated in helping them to SHINE BRIGHTLY.”
In 2015, Ms. Parks joined the Aspire Hanley family, as a 5th grade teacher. At Hanley, she served as an educator, mentor teacher, and 3-5 Math instructional lead for four years. She also worked very closely with the regional team in the K-8 Math Working Group for Phase I and Phase II. In 2018, she was selected as Teacher of the Year. Currently, she is serving as the Development Coach of Instruction for Math and Science for 3rd-5th grades.
Ms. Parks stands firmly on the belief of creating and being the change we want to see in order to change the narrative for our students. She loves teaching and building meaningful relationships with all stakeholders. She is a strong advocate for creating life-long memories with students!
Dear Families and Scholars,
On behalf of Hanley Elementary School, welcome to the 2020-2021 school year. We are delighted to continue our partnership as we push your scholar to the next level of learning on his or her road to excellence in education and personal development. Our expectations are grounded in our core values of Respect, Integrity, Tenacity, Compassion and Responsibility. We believe that with your support, your child will continue to have a world-class educational experience at Hanley Elementary School.
We are excited to accept the challenge of meeting numerous goals this school year in order to make Hanley Elementary the best place to learn and grow for students, families, and staff members. Let’s work together to ensure the success of our scholars.
2020-2021 School Theme: It Takes YOU, It Takes ME, It takes US= #UNITY
All for our Scholars,
Jennifer A. Isom, Ed.S.
Principal, Hanley Elementary School