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Principal's Message

Principal Hynes
Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year!  I am both honored and excited to be your principal.  Tara Oaks is truly a special place filled with phenomenal teachers and staff who genuinely love and care for children. Your children are extremely important to our faculty and staff as we nurture and support them socially and emotionally, as well as excel them academically to be the best version of themselves.  Together, we can work as a team to help them achieve success. Please know that you can always reach out to us with any questions or concerns.  I look forward to meeting all of our new Tigers and welcoming back all of our returning Tigers.  It’s going to be a Tarassic year!
Brandi Hynes, Principal

Latest News

Parent and Student New School Year Guide

Parent and Student New School Year Guide

Preparing for the new school year can seem overwhelming. Collierville Schools has created a Parent and Student New School Year Guide to best prepare your family for the August 9 return to school. Click the headline to access our new school year guide.
2021-2022 Supply Lists Now Available! Featured Photo

2021-2022 Supply Lists Now Available!

Supply lists and information to purchase prepackaged supply kits can be found under the School Information tab of our webpage. Prepackaged supplies may be ordered using this link https://www.kidzschoolbox.com/tara-oaks-elem until June 30, 2021. No extra supply boxes will be ordered and there may be additional items requested from teachers not included in the box.
New Student Registration

New Student Enrollment Data and Proof of Residence Portal 2021-2022

Happy Summer Break, Collierville Schools! If your family is visiting this digital page, your child(ren) is new to the Collierville Schools system and is assigned to one of our 10 schools for the 2021-2022 school year. To register your child(ren) as a new student at one of our schools, you will need to complete either the digital enrollment data request and proof of residence portal opening June 14th at 8:00 a.m.
Masking Optional

District Updates Masking Policy Optional

In conjunction with the Shelby County Health Department’s new health directive, effective Monday, May 17, masks will become optional — for both students and employees — across Collierville Schools. This decision comes from the most recent announcements from both Governor Bill Lee and the Shelby County Health Department, changing the mask mandate from a requirement to a recommendation. Read all about it here:
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Collierville Schools to add tenth school to its blueprint

Beginning August 2021, Collierville Schools will formally add a tenth school to its roster. Collierville Virtual Academy, employing a virtual instructional model, will welcome students in grades 3-12 for the upcoming school year. “I am proud of the work that went into building the virtual academy from the ground up last summer,” said Superintendent Gary Lilly. Read more here:

Fast Facts

  • #1 Elementary School voted by Collierville Herald, 2021
  • TNN Tara News Network - Student Led Live Weekly Broadcast
  • Winners Tigerbots Vex IQ Robotics Team - State and World Level
  • 1:1 Student iPad Ratio