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. 

District News

District Announcements

  • Short-Term Superintendent Search

    The Jackson-Madison County School Board is accepting applications for a Short-Term Superintendent from May 10, 2019 through May 20, 2019. Please click here to apply. 

    Please email Janith Stack, School Board Secretary, at jlstack@jmcss.org with any questions. Posted Friday, May 10, 2019.

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  • Public Notice: Special Education Records

    The Department of Special Education in the Jackson-Madison County School System would like to inform the public that beginning June 6, 2019 the department will begin shredding documents on all former students with a birthday that fell during or before 1992 and who were served or tested by their department. A copy of the initial and most recent testing and IEPs will be kept on file. Individuals may request a copy of their complete paperwork prior to June 6th by calling 731-664-2553. Requests after June 6, 2019 will only include the initial and most recent testing and IEP information. Posted Monday, May 6, 2019.

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  • Parent Input Needed

    Parents, our District Parent and Family Engagement Policy is available for you to review. If you have any suggestions for changes, please contact Angela Searcy at 731-506-3062.

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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.


    If you are new to our district, visit our Prospective Families page to learn more!