A charter school network in Memphis has built a performing arts center next to one of its middle school.
Chalkbeat Tennessee reports that Gestalt Community Schools is opening its Performing Arts Center at Eden Square next to Gestalt’s newly constructed Power Center Academy Middle School, a charter school launched in 2008.
The school and performing arts center are part of the Power Center Academy Town Center, a 43-acre development that also includes a wellness center, housing, and retail space.
The performing arts center will partner with local arts groups to provide drama and performance opportunities for students,
Gestalt operates six schools under Shelby County Schools and Tennessee’s Achievement School District.