Welcome to JMCSS!

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

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  • Ombudsman Program Job Opportunities

    Ombudsman Educational Services provides alternative education programs for middle and high school students. Ombudsman Educational Services is a Chance Light® company. Chance Light is the nation's leading provider of behavioral health, therapy, and education solutions for children and young adults. They change the direction of children's lives by offering students the opportunity to create successful, independent futures. For open positions and job descriptions in Jackson, Tennessee, click on the links below:

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  • Free Meals for Students This Summer

    RIFA's Bus Stop Cafe is providing free lunch for kids in our community this summer! Starting on Monday, June 3rd, they will make stops throughout the community to provide lunch. Click here for more information. Please share!

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Discover JMCSS


    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.