Information for Parents of Elementary School Students
Students in grades Pre-K through 5 attend one of 11 neighborhood schools: The Alberta School of Performing Arts, Arcadia, Central, Martin Luther King, Jr., Oakdale, Rock Quarry, Skyland, Southview, University Place, Verner and Woodland Forrest.
Depending on a student's grade level, they are eligible to apply to one of three specialty schools: The Alberta School of Performing Arts and Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools - Elementary.
Students attend school Monday-Friday from 7:55 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Extended Day services are offered, but contact your child's school about the after-school program.
The following are goals connected to our five-year strategic plan:
- Additional Pre-K classrooms districtwide
- Increased access to music and art classes
- Districtwide focus on literacy, including proficiency in writing
- Summer Bridge program for reading and math
Our world is changing, and at TCS elementary schools, so are we.
Dr. Terri North-Byrts
Director of Student Literacy