Welcome to Hartselle City Schools!
Located in beautiful north central Alabama, the city of Hartselle with a population of approximately 14,300 is home to one of the top school districts in the state. More recently, Hartselle City Schools was named #8 of the Best K-12 Schools in the State of Alabama by NICHE in their 2019 rankings. This ranking was based on the number of diverse, high-achieving students that are enrolled in advanced classes, perform well on standardized tests, and are well prepared for college and careers.
Hartselle City Schools was established in 1975 and quickly became a sought-after district of educational excellence. Hartselle City Schools is dedicated to equipping students to meet the 21st-century global opportunities and challenges with confidence, skill, and passion. Hartselle City Schools is comprised of six campuses; three elementary, an intermediate, junior high and high school plus the Board of Education.
The student population is a tremendous representation of diversity in ethnicity and socioeconomic levels having approximately seven percent minority and 31% qualifying for free and reduced lunch programs. Specials services are available for students through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (I.D.E.A.), Title I reading at the elementary level and Advanced Placement classes at the high school level. Hartselle City Schools offers a wide range of extracurricular activities and opportunities for participation in sports programs ranging from fishing to football.
Hartselle City Schools is blessed with outstanding community support; whether sporting events, concerts or pageants, festival or field day; family and friends come together to make each event an exciting experience for every student. Students have opportunities to participate in Community Theater events at the Hartselle Fine Arts Center and service projects with local churches and civic organizations.
Thank you for visiting our district website. Before you leave, take some time to view the photos scrolling on the homepage to glean a little more about Hartselle City Schools, we think the smiles tell the story. We encourage you to visit the individual school websites to learn more about each of them. Feel free to contact us should you need additional information. You will quickly see why we are excited about Hartselle City Schools, Home of the Hartselle Tigers!