About Our District

  • Jackson-Madison County School System : A Great Place to Meet Tomorrow's Leaders.


    Welcome to Jackson-Madison County Schools where you will find academic excellence, quality programs, competitive sports, trained instructors, and students obtaining the preparation they need to become tomorrow's leaders.


    We are delighted that you have chosen to visit the website of Jackson Madison County Schools.  Jackson-Madison County has 23 schools that offer quality education programs and enrichment opportunities to a diverse population of nearly 13,000 students.   

    The mission of the Jackson-Madison County School System is to prepare tomorrow's leaders by providing a safe, caring, learning environment, while working in cooperation with families and the community to provide appropriate curriculum and effective instruction.

    The vision of the Jackson-Madison County School System is that all graduates will be effective problem solvers and have acquired the knowledge and skills to be life-long learners and productive citizens.

Upcoming Events

District Announcements

  • Pre-K Registration Begins February 21

    Children who will be four (4) years old on or before August 15, 2017, are eliglble to apply for the JMCSS Pre-K Program.  Please click here for additional information about where and how to apply.

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  • Open Enrollment and Magnet Applications Now Available Online - DEADLINE TO APPLY IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH!

    Open enrollment and magnet applications are available on this website by clicking the “Open Enrollment Applications” button.  For families that do not have the ability at home to apply online, enrollment kiosks are available at the Board of Education Office at 310 North Parkway as well as at any school in the district. 

    Click here for important dates and deadlines  

    For more information or questions on the open enrollment process and/or the magnet application procedures, contact Catherine Korth at (731) 664-2570.   

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  • 2017/18 and 2018/19 School Calendars

    Click here for 2017/2018 School Calendar. 

    Click here for 2018/2019 School Calendar.

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New to the Area?

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    Welcome to Jackson, Tennessee! Home of Blue Suede Shoes, Rockabilly and great barbecue! Also, Jackson is home to the Jackson-Madison County School System. In 2016, our Jackson-Madison County Schools are home to over 13,000 students that speak over 17 languages from very diverse backgrounds. Our district is home to nine elementary schools, three K-8 schools, four middle schools, three traditional high schools, one magnet high school and one early college high school.

    Additionally, our district is also home to one Pre-K Center for the youngest citizens ages 2-4. Spend time visiting our school websites to see the unique educational offerings each school provides to the students of the Jackson-Madison County area.

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