Our mission is to maximize the use of resources in support of student achievement.

Demographic Information

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

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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 34,900 students and employs about 4,200 teachers, administrators and support staff.

There are 39 schools in the district: one K-5 Magnet School, 23 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.

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

We are one of nine school districts in the nation with ISO 9001:2015 quality certification, which measures efficiency and effectiveness.

With a graduation rate of 96.5% in 2015 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 2014-15 was 1.3%. In May 2015, 1,997 CMCSS graduates earned $37 million in college scholarships.