The Jefferson County School District, located in the greater metropolitan area of Birmingham, is Alabama’s second largest school district. With 56 schools, 2,500 teachers, and 36,000 students, the system offers a multitude of academic, career technical, and extracurricular opportunities for students.
The vision of the Jefferson County School District is to be characterized by the use of best practices resulting in effectively providing for the diverse needs of all learners.
The Jefferson County School District is committed to teaching and learning for all.
The district has a collective commitment to:
Rigorous Learning for All
Responsible Resource Management
Meaningful Community Relations
To Prepare Students to be College and Career Ready
To Improve Organizational Effectiveness to Support Student Learning
To Support a Positive and Collaborative Learning Culture