K-12 Schools in Middle Tennessee

Cultivating Success through College and Career Readiness

We cultivate student abilities and interests into high-value careers through education and training while focusing on tomorrow's jobs. Providing opportunities for personal and professional prosperity is our end goal for K-12 learners.

Each school district focuses on STEAM, technology and robotics education starting in elementary school and provides access to innovative magnet schools. The Leader in Me and Ron Clark Academy models are utilized within both districts. In high school, we emphasize career and technical education in addition to earning college credits through advanced placement or dual enrollment classes, STEM education and soft skills development.


Middle School in TN - Central Magnet


Elementary School in TN - McFadden School of Excellence


High School in Nashville MSA - Central Magnet High School


TSIN Designated STEM Schools


Dedicated STEM programs at RCS Middle Schools


Career & Technical Education Pathways available at RCS High Schools

Our K-12 Approach

  1. Expose elementary students to soft skills and STEM education.
  2. Provide middle schools students with career exploration opportunities.
  3. Engage high school students through hands-on career and technical education experiences in addition to early-post secondary opportunities such as dual enrollment and advanced placement classes.
  4. Encourage students to graduate with industry-recognized certifications and college credit.
  5. Connect high school juniors and seniors with college and career opportunities.
K-12 Students at schools in Murfreesboro, TN in STEM Robotics

Murfreesboro City Schools

Murfreesboro City Schools (MCS) is a district committed to the academic and personal success of each child. With its unique focus on prekindergarten through sixth-grade learning, MCS focuses on meeting the needs of the whole child by achieving synergy between the school community and the larger community itself.

Elementary Stem at Schools in Murfreesboro, TN

Rutherford County Schools

Rutherford County Schools (RCS) consistently ranks among the best school districts in Tennessee and has outpaced national rankings on several measures. RCS believes collaboration between parents, the community and the school system is vital to developing self-directed, productive citizens.

Mechatronics 3D Printing at Schools in Murfreesboro

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