Vision Statement

For the Shelby County Schools district to have the resources needed to fulfill its mission: To make every student a graduate and every graduate prepared.

Mission Statement

To be the primary pathway for all stakeholders to contribute to the successful journeys of Shelby County Schools’ students and employees.


To support, enhance and supplement the programs, initiatives and priorities of the Shelby County Schools district.


We value:

Involvement: We believe success of our schools is not possible without parental and community involvement.

Investment: We believe public education is at the heart of a thriving community, and funding, beyond the level of government resources, is essential for top quality public schools.

Improvement: We believe that continuously pursuing best practices is essential for Shelby County Schools to continue being the model for excellence in education.

Innovation: We believe in rewarding innovative educational ideas, as there is a vital connection between teaching excellence and student performance.

Integrity: We believe in operating this foundation in an honest and ethical manner consistent with the best interest of our stakeholders.