Obion County means educational opportunity. From birth through college and beyond, residents of Obion County benefit from quality schools, a vibrant business community that invests in education and an impressive array of financial assistance.

The locally funded Rotary Scholarship Program and other programs offer a level of financial help for education you won’t find anywhere else..

With some of the best schools in the state schools in Obion County are equipped with highly qualified teachers and new or upgraded facilities.

Education continues beyond high school due to facilities such as the University of Tennessee at Martin, Dyersburg State Community College, and Murray State University, all within an hour from Union City. Adults are also given the opportunity to increase their skills by taking courses at the Tennessee Technology Center or the Obion County Industrial Training and Education Center.

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Learn about the education institutions available within Obion County Tennessee by selecting any of the topics below.

 

Complete College Tennessee

Complete College TN logoIn January 2010, Tennessee passed the Complete College Tennessee Act (CCTA), a comprehensive reform agenda that seeks to transform public higher education through changes in academic, fiscal and administrative policies at the state and institutional level. At the center of these reforms is the need for more Tennesseans to be better educated and trained, while also acknowledging the state's diminished fiscal capacity to support higher education.

 


Obion County School System

Elementary Schools

Black Oak Elementary

Address:
365 North Shawtown Road, Hornbeak, TN 38232
(731) 538-2271

The mission of Black Oak Elementary is to provide a safe, family-oriented learning environment while fostering every student's potential to become a successful lifetime learner. We strive to establish strong foundations in academics, creative thinking, and social skills so that our students will become productive community members.

Hillcrest Elementary

Address:
605 South Main Street, Troy, TN 38260
(731) 885-9211 

The mission of Hillcrest Elementary School is to provide each student a diverse education in a safe and supportive environment where students are challenged to reach their highest level of personal and academic growth. Our students will learn respect for themselves, others, and their environment through collaboration with the school, home and community.

Lake Road Elementary

Lake Road Elementary Obion County TN

Address:
1130 East Highway 22, Union City, TN 38261
(731) 885-5304

The mission of the Obion County School System is to provide a safe learning environment that fosters academic success, promotes good character, and contributes to the community by preparing its students to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

Ridgemont Elementary

Ridgemont Elementary Obion County TN

Address:
1285 North Highway 45 West, Union City, TN 38261
(731) 536-5171

The mission of the Obion County School System is to provide a safe learning environment that fosters academic success, promotes good character, and contributes to the community by preparing its students to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

South Fulton Elementary

South Fulton Elementary Obion County TN

Address:
209 John C. Jones Parkway, South Fulton, TN 38257
(731) 479-2304

The mission of South Fulton Elementary School is to provide a safe environment where students master academic and social skills to become responsible citizens.

Union City Elementary

Union City Elementary School Obion County TN

Address:
1100 Miles Avenue, Union City, Tennessee 38261
(731) 885- 1672

Our mission is to provide a positive learning atmosphere, to raise the self-esteem of our students, and to empower them to master the skills and concepts in language arts and math that are essential for future learning and productive citizenship. A positive school environment should enhance effective school performance so that each student may enjoy success within the range of his or her own ability.

 


Middle Schools

South Fulton Middle School

South Fulton Middle School Obion County TN

Address:
1302 John C. Jones Parkway, South Fulton, TN 38257
(731) 479-1441

The mission of South Fulton Middle/ High School is to challenge each student to be a contributing citizen by assuring personal and intellectual development.

Union City Middle School

Union City Middle School Obion County TN

Address:
1111 High School Drive, Union City, Tennessee 38261
(731) 885-290

We, here at Union City Middle, strive to provide the foundational blocks on which our students can build their dreams.  Our school system's motto is, "Excellence...our heritage,our commitment."

 


High Schools

Obion County Central High School

Address:
528 Highway 51 North, Troy, TN 38260
(731) 536-4688 

Obion County Central High School Obion County TN

The mission of Obion County Central High School is to develop self-reliant, responsible citizens by challenging students through instruction, curriculum and example to achieve their highest potential in all endeavors. The Career & Technical Program at the school serves 216 students in grades 9-12. CTE programs in public schools offer instruction in skilled trades such as mechanics, carpentry, plumbing, and construction in order to provide practical experience and job training.

South Fulton High School

Address:
1302 John C. Jones Parkway, South Fulton, TN 38257
(731) 479-1441

South Fulton High School Obion County TN

The mission of South Fulton Middle/ High School is to challenge each student to be a contributing citizen by assuring personal and intellectual development.

Union City High School

Address:
1305 High School Drive, Union City, TN 38261
(731) 885-5011

Union City High School Obion County TN

Our mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment to help all students meet the challenges of a global society. Excellence is our heritage and our commitment. We work hard to make this website a source for timely information for all users, and a gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.

Additional information

Obion County School System Director of Schools: (731) 885-9743
Union City School System Director of Schools: (731) 885-3922

Union City Schools Foundation

The Union City Schools Foundation was established as an independent, community based organization for the purpose of enhancing the educational experience of the students within the Union City School System. The cornerstone of the Foundation is the belief that our students represent the future and our efforts to promote educational excellence and innovation will pay great dividends. The established goal of the Foundation is to provide supplemental resources to the system schools in support of their mission of “preparing students to live, work, contribute and excel in an ever-changing environment.”

 


Post-Secondary Education

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Tennessee Work Learn Earn

Tennessee Work Learn Earn (https://tn.worklearnearn.org/) was developed in partnership with the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Tennessee Higher Education Commission and the Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development. The site offers tips and resources to help connect students and career-seekers with relevant education and job opportunities in our great state.