Elvis School Photos Even at Hume High School Memphis Elvis managed to look COOL with his long hair, sideburns and flashy clothes
November 6, 1948, while in the 8th grade the Presley’s moved to Memphis, Tennessee, about 80 miles northwest of Tupelo, and lived in downtown boarding house. On last day at Milam Junior High, at the request of the class, the teacher gave Elvis thirty minutes to perform before the class. The last song he sang for them was the traditional ‘Leaf On A Tree’. In Memphis, Elvis is enrolled in Humes High School, as Elvis Aaron Presley.