District News

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 Announcements

  • Aspiring Teacher Information Session

    Do you currently hold a bachelor's degree science, math, humanities or education? Have you thought about teaching, but do not know what steps you need to take?

    Join us on March 5, 2020 to meet with Dr. Tiffany Green, Director of Human Capital, and find out how to get on the right path to make your dreams of becoming an educator a reality! RSVP online.

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  • Open Enrollment Deadline for K-8

    Open enrollment is now underway for those entering grades K-8! If you are interested in attending a school other than your zoned school (including specialized programs like Community Montessori or the Academic Academy at Northeast), you will need to apply through open enrollment. The deadline is March 2, 2020.

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  • Calling all Alumni!

    Do you know any JMCSS alumni who are doing cool things in the Jackson, TN community, or beyond? We want to hear their stories! Submit your information for a chance to be featured on district media and website in the coming weeks! 

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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.

    Learn more about our district and how you can join us!