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Demographic Information

Demographic Information
We are located in Clarksville, Tennessee between Fort Campbell, Kentucky and Nashville, serving a population of over 147,000 people.

District Snapshot - About CMCSS


CMCSS is the seventh largest district in Tennessee, and according to U.S. Census figures in the top five fastest growing cities in the country.

Clarksville-Montgomery County School System serves approximately 32,000 students and employs about 4,200 teachers, administrators and support staff.

There are 38 schools in the district: one K-5 Magnet School, 22 elementary, 7 middle, 7 high, and one Middle College, which is located on the campus of Austin Peay State University. CMCSS also offers seven specialized, interest-driven college and career preparatory schools within our high schools.

Enrollment Figures


CMCSS is the second largest employer in the Clarksville-Montgomery County area, next to Fort Campbell Army Post.

CMCSS is one of a distinguished group of school districts that has earned whole district accreditation from AdvancEd, which rated the system in the top 2% of school districts internationally. We are one of 10 school districts in the nation with ISO-9001 quality certification, which measures efficiency and effectiveness.

With a graduation rate of 95.2% in 2012 the school system exceeds both state and national averages and receives strong community support for education with an emphasis on 100% graduation for every student. The dropout rate for 2011-12 was 1.9%. In May 2013, 1,810 CMCSS graduates earned $30 million in college scholarships.