Clarksville-Montgomery County is a growing and thriving community. The School System is addressing this growth with a responsible and progressive approach to building and renovating facilities in order to serve the 33,400 students. The System has 39 schools, with 24 being elementary, seven middle schools and seven high schools, plus the Middle College High School on the campus of Austin Peay State University. The Clarksville-Montgomery County School System remains one of the fastest growing school districts in the state of Tennessee, ranking seventh largest in size statewide. The Clarksville-Montgomery County School System has developed a 20-year facilities plan that is updated every year based on changing demographics.
Please note: This article was originally published on 11/4/2015. Information and/or dates from past events may be not be relevant for the current school year. State Education Commissioner Candice McQueen presented Hazelwood Elementary, a state Reward School, with yet another distinctive award. The school has been recognized as a National Title 1 Distinguished School from more than 1,200 schools in the state. Dr. McQueen noted the school’s focus on students and their success as the key in the recognition. The school was named a state Reward School for the second year in a row this year.