Bradley County Schools
800 South Lee Highway
Cleveland, TN 37311
Phone 423 476-0620
Fax 423 476-0485
Welcome to the Bradley County Schools Website!
It is my pleasure to greet you on behalf of the Bradley County Board of Education and the many wonderful teachers, administrators, and support personnel in our system. It is our goal to provide the very best educational opportunities and experiences for our students. An indicator of a school system’s success can be linked to the graduation rate. I am proud to report that the graduation rate for Bradley County Schools as reported on the 2012 Report Card is 93.9% which is above the state average. We work every day to be a welcoming center of educational excellence with a determined focus on the development of every student. In an atmosphere of mutual respect and high expectations, we teach our students the skills and knowledge they need in the 21st Century to be lifelong learners and productive citizens.
Bradley County Schools serves over 10,490 students in 17 schools. Information about the 11 elementary schools, two middle schools (Lake Forest Middle and Ocoee Middle), 2 high schools (Bradley Central and Walker Valley), REACH Adult High School and GOAL Academy can be found at the "schools link" on the home page.
Our school system has received the Tennessee Center for Performing Excellence Commitment Award and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools District Accreditation. These achievements are not easy to accomplish and speak to the hard work and dedication of our great teachers, administrators, and support staff. Bradley County Schools is ranked among the top in Tennessee and continues to be a truly great school system.
The Tennessee Department of Education has released its annual Report Card to reflect the progress in K-12 education for the 2011-2012 school year. In Academic Achievement Bradley County Schools received a "B" in grades 3-8 math, reading/language and science. A grade of "B" is equivalent to the state level grade in these categories. Bradley County Schools received a grad of "A" in social studies whish is about the state average. The system also received an "A" in writing for grades 5, 8 and 11, which are the only grades scored in this category.
Our Mission Statement:
The mission of the Bradley County School System, in partnership with parents and the community, is to develop a literate, self-confident, creative and responsible citizen who can meet life challenges and who values life-long learning.
Our Vision Statement:
Bradley County Schools will be a welcoming center of educational excellence committed to total student development utilizing data-driven, research-based strategies.