Department Directory

Advanced Academics

Advanced academic programs in Metro Schools. Includes Gifted and Talented, International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, Cambridge, AVID and Dual Enrollment.

Academies of Nashville

The way we do high schools in Metro Schools. Recognized by the White House as a national high school transformation model, the Academies of Nashville provide students with one of the best college and career prep programs in the nation. Students have a choice of 39 different academies within the largest 12 neighborhood high schools offering a practical, hands-on approach to learning in fields that interest them ranging from engineering to healthcare. Academy schools include Antioch, Cane Ridge, Glencliff, Hillsboro, Hillwood, Hunters Lane, Maplewood, McGavock, Overton, Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet, Stratford STEM Magnet, Whites Creek high schools. The Academies of Nashville coordinates the district's largest event - the Career Exploration Fair for every high school freshman, as well as industry field trips, job shadows, and internships. 


Coaches, athletic participation, eligibility forms, physical evaluation and consent form, TSAAA HS Eligibility form.

Family Information Center

Serving Metro Schools families by answering questions, facilitating complaints with schools and district personnel, enrollment and optional schools information.

新皇冠体育盘口Connect by phone: 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday during regular school days; 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on school-closing holidays and summer break.

Connect in person: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday during regular school days.

ADA Compliance

ADA questions, concerns, complaints, requests for accommodations, or requests for additional information.

Board of Public Education

新皇冠体育盘口Board of Education meetings, policy, members, requests, board districts. For more:

Budgeting and Financial Reporting

Tuition Payments, Budgeting and Financial Reporting

Charter School Office

新皇冠体育盘口Charter Schools

Chief Academic Officer, Interim, Dr. David Williams

Curriculum and instruction.

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Chief of Human Resources, Dr. Christopher Barnes

Chief of Innovation Schools, Dr. Sharon Griffin

新皇冠体育盘口Oversight and support of priority schools.

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Chief of Staff, Hank Clay

新皇冠体育盘口Communications, government relations, research, evaluation and assessment; policy, planning and project management.

Chief of Student Support Services, Dr. Michelle Springer

Student support services.

Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer, Chris Henson

District operations and finances.


Website management, social media, media relations school communication support and community engagement.

Community Achieves

Community Achieves provides wrap-around services to our students and families by working with community services and volunteers. Learn more:

Director of Schools

Discipline Services

Support Services

Distribution Center/ Textbooks Depository

Storage of textbooks and distribution

Employee Benefits

Medical insurance, health and wellness and more. Learn more: 

Office of English Learners

English Learner services, translation requests, English Learner registration, and resources. Learn more:

Exceptional Education

Special Education services, eligibility and resources. Learn more:

Extended Learning Programs

Before and After Care, after school programs. Learn more:

Facility and Building Use

School and building rentals. Learn more:

Facility and Grounds Maintenance

新皇冠体育盘口District maintenance, custodial and grounds services

Facility Planning and Construction

新皇冠体育盘口Planning and construction of schools. Learn more:

Federal Programs

新皇冠体育盘口Federal program oversight and reporting.

Financial Operations

新皇冠体育盘口Financial Operations, Accounts Payable/Receivable

For questions about payroll, please call 615-259-8571.

Grants Management

新皇冠体育盘口Questions on school and district grants, grant resources, oversight, administration and reporting

H.E.R.O - Programs for Families in Transition

Transitional Services. Learn more:

Homebound Services

Information about Metro Schools' Homebound Services Program.

Human Resource and Organizational Development

Career Opportunities and Employee Support

Information Management and Decision Support

新皇冠体育盘口Data governance and quality, state data reporting/EIS, data use

Library Media & Technology

Library Media & Technology

Learning Technology

新皇冠体育盘口 Learning Technology

Music Makes Us

Music Education in Metro Schools, community partnerships with music education. 

Nutrition Services

School breakfast and lunch menus, online payment portal. Learn more:

School Options and Student Assignment

Families living in the Nashville metropolitan area have more than 160 public schools available to them in their neighborhoods and nearby communities. MNPS offers a wide variety of unique academic programs, supports, and extracurricular activities in locations that span the city so that every student has access to the tools they need to be successful. Learn more:

School Counseling

新皇冠体育盘口Guidance and school counseling administration


Metro Schools’ early childhood education programs focus on a high-quality, play-based curriculum that supports the development of the whole child and prepares children for kindergarten. Learn more:

Office of Priority Schools

新皇冠体育盘口Priority Schools oversight and reporting

Psychology Department

Psychology referrals


新皇冠体育盘口Vendor registration and contracts. Learn more:

Research, Assessment and Evaluation

新皇冠体育盘口Research within MNPS, assessments, test administration and evaluation. Learn more:

School Audit

新皇冠体育盘口School audit administration

School Security

新皇冠体育盘口School security

Social and Emotional Learning

新皇冠体育盘口Department that integrates social and emotional learning into Metro Schools curriculum and classrooms. 

Social Work Services

School social workers


新皇冠体育盘口Speech Services


Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math schools and programs in Metro Schools. Learn more: [PA1] 

Student Health Services

Student Records Center

新皇冠体育盘口Student record requests and processing

Supply Center

Supply Center

Technology & Information Services

新皇冠体育盘口Technology & Information Services


新皇冠体育盘口Bus Routes, transportation options and resources

Private/Home School Exceptional Education Services

新皇冠体育盘口Information about services for students in private/home schools in Davidson County