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Resources & Information for Parents

Welcome Parents!

Informed, engaged parents are vital partners in ensuring the success of students and our schools. Rutherford County Schools wants to provide parents with the information they need to help them support their children's education.


Students will return to school on Thursday, August 13 for a 3 hour, 15 minute day on both Thursday and Friday.

The first full day of school will be Monday, August 17, 2020. The full calendar is available here.


High schools keep summer hours Monday through Thursday, typically in the mornings. Elementary and middle schools will reopen the last week of July. Please check their websites or marquee signs for specific registration dates and hours. 

If you can't find what you need on this website, contact the distict's communications department at (615) 893-5812. 


RCS launches STOP IT! threat reporting app

STOP IT APPRutherford County Schools uses STOPit, an online and app-based system, to empower students, parents, teachers and others to anonymously report anything of concern to school officials - from cyber-bullying to threats of violence or self-harm.
Parents, do you want to guarantee your high schooler gets a job interview once graduating? Learn more about the Work Ethic Distinction program that is available for RCS high school students.