Awards and Distinctions

Percy Priest is proud to have accomplished many wonderful things this year through the efforts of our faculty, students, parents and staff!

  • Received over 200 iPads with funds from a Race to the Top technology grant
  • Built a new library and conference room
  • Opened a technology lab with over 25 computers and student stations
  • Received recognition as a “Reward School” based on TCAP Academic Achievement scores
  • Earned a Presidential Physical Fitness Award as Tennessee State Champion for the third consecutive year
  • Placed Second in State Chess Tournament
  • Awarded Disney’s Music in School grant and performed the musical Aladdin for PPE student body and TPAC
  • Placed #1 in Davidson County and #6 overall in the state of Tennessee for Jump Rope for Heart
  • Thanks to the Percy Priest PTO, Tiger Club, and the city of Forest Hills for our new playground surfaces, running track and pathways. Additional improvements are on the way.‚Äč