Tipton County Schools

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The mission of the Tipton County School System, the leading catalyst for educational excellence, is to guide and inspire students to become model citizens who pursue post-secondary education and thrive in the global job market by engaging each student in challenging experiences led by quality educators in a safe and nurturing environment.

Tipton County, located in West Tennessee, is home to the 13th largest school system in Tennessee. Our school system serves 11,947 students and is the largest employer in the county. Tipton County Schools provide a variety of services including:
  • Pre-Kindergarten
  • Exceptional Children
  • Title I Programs
  • Career Technical Education Programs
  • Advanced Placement Courses
  • Dual Enrollment Program with the Tennessee Technology Center and Dyersburg State Community College
  • Adult Learning Center
For more information about programs in a specific school in the Tipton County, please visit the individual school's web site.

Parents interested in determining what school their child(ren) will attend should visit the School Zone link and type in their mailing address. If a computer is not available, parents should call (901)476-7148 for more information.
Instructional Supervisors

Dr. Rebekah Byrd
Director of Instruction

Mrs. Brooke Shipley
K-5 Instruction

Mr. Steve Maclin
6-12 Instruction

Harvey Witherington
Career Technical Education

Ann Burlison
Exceptional Children PK-5

Sharon Belew
Exceptional Children 6-12