Providing for the Diverse Needs of All Learners

  • Welcome to Jefferson County Schools! We are the second-largest school district in Alabama serving over 36,000 students in 57 different schools located throughout Jefferson County. Our vision is to be characterized by the use of best practices resulting in effectively providing for the diverse needs of all learners. It is our mission to ensure rigorous learning for all through engaging, innovative instruction, responsible resource management, and meaningful community and family collaboration focused on student success. We strive to enlighten, engage, and empower!

District News

  • Notice of JEFCOED Special Called and Committee Board Meetings

    Notice of JEFCOED Special Called and Committee Board Meetings

    The Jefferson County Board of Education will have a Special Called Board meeting on May 10, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at the board’s office 2100 18th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama. The purpose of the meeting shall be to consider and vote on certain bid documents and other board business in open session and to enter into executive session in accordance with Alabama law, to discuss with the Board’s attorney pending legal issues. The Jefferson County Board of Education will meet for our regular Committee Meeting immediately following the Executive Session.

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  • Date and venue set for JEFCOED’s Exceptional Prom

    Date and venue set for JEFCOED’s Exceptional Prom

    The Jefferson County School District is proud to announce that its annual Exceptional Prom will be held on Thursday, May 19th at the Finley Center in Hoover. It will be from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

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  • JEFCOED Increases Pay for Subs

    JEFCOED Increases Pay for Subs

    The Jefferson County Board of Education has approved new pay rates for several categories of substitutes.  The changes were voted on during Thursday’s meeting and will take effect immediately.

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  • Jefferson County Schools Announces District’s Teachers of the Year

    Jefferson County Schools Announces District’s Teachers of the Year

    JEFCOED and the Jefferson County Schools Education Foundation announced Tuesday night that Grantswood Community School’s Andrea Riley (elementary division) and Gardendale High School’s Alex Lewis (secondary division) are the 2022-2023 Teachers of the Year.

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