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New Teachers



Welcome to Shelby County Schools! We are excited that you have chosen to begin or continue your teaching career with us.  Our district is deeply committed to ensuring that your transition into the SCS family is seamless and supportive. You will come to realize that you are joining a diverse community that is dedicated to the academic and emotional growth of children.

The top priority of Shelby County Schools is pushing academic success to the next level through classroom learning. The district is committed to ensuring 80 percent of seniors will graduate college and career ready, 90 percent of students will graduate on time, and 100 percent of graduates who are college and career ready will enroll in a post-secondary opportunity by the year 2025. Although this is an ambitious goal, we are equipped with the best teachers, district staff, and motivated students to reach these benchmarks. As a new teacher, we know that you are eager to serve our students. We are dedicated to providing you with the instructional support at the district and school level to ensure your success in increasing student achievement and with the professional development to make you a standout in the teaching field.