The CLUE Bulletin

September 30, 2020


The CLUE Bulletin is the official newsletter for CLUE parents and community partners. Once a month, newsletter recipients will receive important news and updates and learn more about the departmental activities and events.

Parents and partners may view current CLUE information any time on our website at:

Have questions about CLUE Services for the fall term?

We have answers! All of our plans and updates will be posted on our parent page ( We are using Microsoft Teams to provide services to students. Services will be provided by SCS CLUE teachers using a hybrid model of synchronous/asynchronous learning anchored in our CLUE curriculum and topics of study.

If you have specific questions about your child's situation, we are providing several options for assistance.

  • Parents and partners may call us at 901-606-2415 during normal business hours.
  • Parents and partners may also text questions to this number and receive timely responses during normal business hours.
  • Everyone is welcome to email us any time at:

*Note About PreK CLUE: At this time, the state of TN is not allowing face-to-face testing, which is required for obtaining a gifted IEP. Therefore, until further notice, we are not offering PreK CLUE services or testing. When this status changes, we will communicate the updates to all families.

More Fall Planning Docs

CLUE901 Parent Blog

Stay up-to-date with important announcements posted on our CLUE901 Parent Blog!

Teacher Spotlight: Rhonda Stigall

This month we recognize Rhonda Stigall for her contributions to the CLUE Program. Mrs. Stigall was born and raised in Mobile, AL, home of the original Mardi Gras! She moved to Memphis, TN after marrying her college sweetheart, Detric Stigall; they have two adult daughters.

Rhonda received her Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Teaching degrees from the University of Memphis. She has been a teacher for Shelby County Schools for 23 years, serving in the general education classroom for 19 years before becoming a CLUE teacher.

Mrs. Stigall currently serves gifted students in grades K-5 at Springdale Elementary School, Vollentine Elementary School, and Treadwell Elementary School. She loves to inspire young minds and encourages students to believe that it is cool to be smart!

The CLUE Team is proud of Rhonda Stigall and thankful for all that she does to support our teachers and our CLUE students.

About Us

The mission of our gifted and academically talented program is to provide a nurturing, accepting environment where the unique intellectual, creative, social, and emotional needs of gifted and talented students are fulfilled.