Humes High School
Elvis Presley's High School
659 North Manassas Street
, Tennessee 38107
On This Very Spot
from 1948 to 1953, Elvis Presley
attended high school. Fellow students remember him as being shy and polite. He sometimes played guitar before school, as well as in the school talent show, but there were no signs of the energetic stage performances that would later make him famous.
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L.C. Humes High School is now Humes Middle School. Click here
for the school's page on the Memphis City School District website.
The school is old and a bit worn down, but still an operating school. Caution should be exercised when visiting this spot, as it is located in a high crime area
This is an operating school. DO NOT trespass on this property without proper permission!
Free public parking is available on the street in front of the school.
About two miles northeast of downtown Memphis. Memphis is located in the extreme southwest corner of Tennessee.
Nearest Major Airport:
From downtown Memphis, go east on Poplar Avenue and turn left on Manassas. The school is on the left after crossing over Jackson Avenue.