Blount County Schools

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Every Child a Graduate.      Every Graduate Prepared.

The FY 2016 School Accountability Report for Blount County Schools is now available in the Board of Education Office. The Accountability Report links below contain information on finance/accounting, student achievement, and school safety and discipline. You may access this information on our website by selecting the following links: Finance/Accounting, Discipline, and School Accountability Reporting for student achievement information. Monthly financial statements are posted under Finance/Accounting. (Click on the blue links to go directly to these pages.)

Rodney P. Green, Superintendent

Alabama College and Career Ready Standards

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Blount County Board of Education 

Mission Statement

The mission of Blount County Schools is to create lifelong learners by providing quality education and meeting the needs of all students.


Blount County Schools will work closely with students, staff, families, and community stakeholders to prepare responsible citizens ready to succeed in an ever-changing global society.  

We believe that...

• Learning should be the primary focus of our schools.  

• All students can learn when provided with quality instruction.

• Students should be actively engaged in the learning process.

• Our schools should be safe and positive learning environments.

• We must commit ourselves to continuous improvement.

• Education is a partnership among schools, families, and communities.

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Job openings with Blount County Schools are posted under the Human Resources tab to the left.

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The Blount Countian

Scholar Athletes of the Week

Appalachian High School

Trey Calvert

Parents: Jeff Calvert and Angela Blaylock

Grade Point Average: 3.82

Sports played/how long: Football - 4 years; Basketball - 2 years; Track - 2 years

Academic achievements: National Honor Society/Beta Club; A-Honor Roll

Athletic achievements: Football, All County First Team, All Region First Team

School activities: Big Brothers Big Sisters; Journalism

Future Plans: Attend Jacksonville State University and major in nursing

Dream job: Traveling neonatal nurse

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite Food: Bacon

Playlist/favorite music/musicians: Lauren Daigle

Favorite professional athlete: Ha-Ha Clinton Dix


Madison Cornelius

Parents: Dan and Christina Cornelius

Grade Point Average: 4.10

Sports played/how long: Volleyball - 6 years; Track - 3 years; Softball - 1 year; Basketball - 3 years

Academic achievements: A-Honor Roll; FAC's Award, Senior Class Historian

Athletic achievements: 2014 Volleyball All-County tournament team

School activities: SGA vice president, SGA president; NHS - 2 years, vice president; Journalism - editor; Jr. National Beta club, vice president; National Beta Club - 1 year; First Priority - 3 years; FCCLA - 4 years; Big Brothers Big Sisters - 2 years; Powderpuff football

Future Plans: Undecided school, major in elementary education

Favorite subject: History

Dream Job: To own a zoo

 Favorite Food: Chicken Alfredo

Playlist/favorite music/musicians: Country - Jana Kramer, Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhe

Favorite professional athlete: Kerry Walsh Jennings