Tennessee does not rank schools or school districts but there are many ways to learn more about a school using information on this Web site. The State Report Card is an annual snapshot of every school in Tennessee including data on achievement, demographics and discipline. The Annual Statistical Reportcompiles results from reports districts are required to submit each year.
The HOPE scholarship program is administered by the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (www.tn.gov/tsac/) All questions related to paying for college should be directed to TSAC.
The Office of Teacher Licensing site answers most questions for individuals interested in teaching in Tennessee.
Parents are encouraged to first contact the school principal or another local education official such as a school board member or central office official.
Each local school system maintains a list of vacancies and is in charge of the hiring process for local education employees. However, an online statewide resource is available for school districts to post openings and for teacher candidates to post resumes. View the Tennessee Teacher Employment Resource.