Blount County Schools

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Every Child a Graduate.      Every Graduate Prepared.

The FY 2016 School Accountability Report for Blount County Schools is now available in the Board of Education Office. The Accountability Report links below contain information on finance/accounting, student achievement, and school safety and discipline. You may access this information on our website by selecting the following links: Finance/Accounting, Discipline, and School Accountability Reporting for student achievement information. Monthly financial statements are posted under Finance/Accounting. (Click on the blue links to go directly to these pages.)

Rodney P. Green, Superintendent

Alabama College and Career Ready Standards

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Blount County Board of Education 

Mission Statement

The mission of Blount County Schools is to create lifelong learners by providing quality education and meeting the needs of all students.


Blount County Schools will work closely with students, staff, families, and community stakeholders to prepare responsible citizens ready to succeed in an ever-changing global society.  

We believe that...

• Learning should be the primary focus of our schools.  

• All students can learn when provided with quality instruction.

• Students should be actively engaged in the learning process.

• Our schools should be safe and positive learning environments.

• We must commit ourselves to continuous improvement.

• Education is a partnership among schools, families, and communities.

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       The Blount Countian

Scholar Athletes of the Week 

J. B. Pennington High School


Travis Cleveland


Parents: Phillip and Trina Cleveland 

Grade Point Average: 4.2 

Sports played/how long: Football, 6 years; Baseball, 5 years 

Academic achievements: National Honor Society; Phi Theta Kappa, Wallace State Community College 

Athletic achievements: Football, lettered 4 years, 2015 All County, Honorable Mention, All Region team; Baseball, lettered 3 years

School activities: SGA treasurer; Class representative – 3 years; Big Brothers Big Sisters; FCA; FFA

Future plans: Attend Auburn University, major in building science

Favorite subject: Science

Dream job: Own my own company 

Favorite food: Chicken 

Playlist/favorite music/musicians: Country music 

Favorite professional athlete: Cam Newton





Lauren McHan


Parents: Jeff and Amanda McHan 

Grade Point Average: 4.45  

Sports played/how long: Cheerleader – 6 years; Track and field team – outdoor 6 years, indoor 3 years, cross country – 3 years 

Academic achievements: National Honor Society; Mu Alpha Theta; Phi Theta Kappa, Capstone Leadership Academy (University of Alabama), Alabama Governor’s School (Samford University), Alfa Scholar Athlete of the Week 

Athletic achievements: Cheerleader, co-captain, Pin-it-Forward recipient, All-American – 2 years; Track and cross country, All-state – 2 times, State Qualifier – 24 times, State top 10 – 8 times, Sectional champion – 11 times, Blount County Champion individual events – 16 times 

School activities: SGA president; FCA president, Junior Civitans, secretary; J. B. Pennington Ambassador; Big Brothers Big Sisters; journalism staff, drama 

Other organizations: TRiO Talent Search, Wallace State Community College; member Fowler Springs Baptist Church 

Future plans: Attend University of the Cumberlands, major in medicine 

Favorite subject: Math 

Dream job: Physician’s assistant at a specialty clinic with Children’s Hospital 

Favorite food: Dad’s grilled cheese 

Playlist/favorite music/musicians: Mumford and Sons 

Favorite professional athlete: Julio Jones










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