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.
A group of third graders at Community Montessori School has a big job ahead of them. After a lesson on overcoming learning challenges around the world, they decided to help put books in kids’ hands right here at home by building a brand-new children’s library for the Jackson community.
Modern States Education Alliance partners with JMCSS & U of M Lambuth to provide students with on-ramp to college
Modern States Education Alliance partners with the Jackson-Madison County School System and the University of Memphis Lambuth to provide Jackson-Madison students the opportunity to earn free college credit while they are still in high school.
Parkview Learning Center principal, Dr. Roderick Payne, has been named as the new leader of Liberty Technology Magnet High School. Payne joined JMCSS in July of this year after 12 years in administration in the Shelby County Schools, most recently serving as District Administrator of Academic Operations and School Support.
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!