About Us

The Scott County Department of Education, located in Huntsville, Tennessee is comprised of 7 schools and serves more than 2,500 students in grades PreK through 12.

The Department of Education is one of the largest employers in the area with about 475 full- and part-time staff members. The Director of Schools, Mr. Billy M. Hall and the system is governed by its Board of Education. 



The mission of Scott County Schools is to create a positive learning environment with rigorous instructional programs, superior teachers, and state-of-the-art technology that will empower all students with the skills necessary to be successful in college and career in a global and multicultural society.



Vision Statement

Scott County Schools will be recognized among the best in the state and nation in achieving excellence in education.