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Gestalt Community Schools

We leverage community assets to empower citizens who will be college-ready, career-ready, and community-ready.

Now enrolling for our 2017/2018 school year.

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Nexus STEM Elementary School

Nexus STEM Elementary prepares scholars to be innovators, collaborators, and problem solvers.

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Power Center Middle School

We power up our minds with knowledge, power up each other with encouragement, and power up our community by giving back.

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Nexus STEM Middle School

Nexus offers innovation and inspiration at every level. We aspire to grow faster than the world around us.

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Power Center High School

PCAHS is an academic and athletic powerhouse where scholars learn to think globally and act locally.

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Power Center Elementary School

At PCAES, we’re gearing up to give back.

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Now enrolling for our 2017/2018 school year

Our Story

With schools failing, families filing for bankruptcy and foreclosure, and businesses leaving a struggling community in Memphis, TN, Yetta Lewis and Derwin Sisnett saw a need for education and community revitalization. They worked to develop a community-based school that would address both.

Our Values
Achievement Achievement
Community Community
Humility Humility
Innovation Innovation
Zeal Zeal

Our Impact

Our Impact

Gestalt means “a whole greater than the sum of its parts.” We aim to integrate education and community, working with partners to achieve more than any of us could alone: a true gestalt.

Featured Partnership

Featured Partnership

The Charter School Growth Fund is a nonprofit that identifies the country’s best public charter schools, funds their expansion, and helps to increase their impact.