Etowah County Schools provide a rigorous, relevant education in a safe, student-centered environment that produces college and career ready graduates who contribute responsibly in a global community.

Welcome to Etowah County Schools

As the Superintendent, I invite you to explore our site
to learn about the numerous opportunities and
services we provide to over 8500 students learning
and growing in Etowah County Schools. I encourage
you to become involved in your child’s education - both inside
and outside of the classroom. Your involvement will help
your sons and daughters be more successful in all that they do.

Educators play a critical role of teaching knowledge
and skills, but children’s attitudes toward school and their habits of studying, reading and learning, are largely developed at home. Our children need all of our support to reach their potential as great thinkers, innovators, and leaders. The commitment we make now will benefit  our state and country as they become citizens of the world, competing, and collaborating in an ever-changing global environment.

There are many ways to be involved with your child’s education. This includes not only establishing routine homework habits, but also making time to get to know your child’s teachers, administrators, and other staff members at his or her school. Ask how you can become involved in your child’s educational experience.

We are dedicated to serving our students. Please join me in preparing our children to become successful citizens!


Alan Cosby, Ed.D.


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October-Parent Engagement Month
October-Parent Engagement Month
October is Alabama’s Statewide Parent Engagement Month. Home and School Partnerships: Staying Connected for Student Learning.
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Statewide College Application Week-October 19-23
Alabama students can apply to College this week without Fees!
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John S. Jones Elementary School Recognized as 2020 National Blue Ribbon School
Congratulations John S. Jones Elementary School!
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Etowah County Student Named as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist
Congratulations! Benjamin Caleb Johnson from Sardis High School named as a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist!
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USDA Extends Free Meals for Kids Through December 31, 2020
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Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students
Please click "Read More" for more information regarding Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students
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Virtual School Resources for Teachers & Parents
Attention Teachers and Parents: Click "Read More" and check out the video resources for SchoolsPLP.
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Etowah County School Foundation 5K Run/Walk
Pull out your running shoes and support the ECSF! Saturday, February 20, 2021, at Noccalula Falls.
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Attention: Parents of our Students with Disabilities
Please click "Read More" to read the letter from Allison Stevens, Director of Special Education and 504.
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2020-21 Parent Guide for Reopening Etowah County Schools and Frequently Asked Questions
Attention Parents & Guardians: Click "Read More" to view and download the 2020-21 Parent Guide for Reopening Etowah County Schools and Frequently Asked Questions.
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