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.

District Announcements

  • Jackson Reads Millions Night at the Jackson Generals Ball Park

    Join the Jackson-Madison School System for a night of fun for JMCSS families as we celebrate our students that have read millions of words this year!  The event is scheduled for Tuesday, May 16, 2017 @ 6:05 p.m.  All JMCSS students and staff are invited to attend and should receive a voucher from their school for two free tickets to this game.  Click here for the flyer!

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  • Talent Discovery Day Set for April 29th 

    Register here for our Talent Discovery Day on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the Jackson-Madison County Board of Education Office located at 310 North Parkway, Jackson, Tennessee.  The event will be held from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  

    Join the JMCSS Team!  There is no better reward than to impact the growth and unlock potential in our youth today.  The teaching profession is highly valuable, and effective teachers are essential to students' success.  Please join us for our Talent Discovery Day as we will share the exciting job opportunties and initiatives happening in our district.  Because recruiting and retaining effective teachers is a top priority, we look forward to meeting you, and we look forward to the possibilities ahead!  

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  • 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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  • 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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