2016-2017 Grading Calendar


General Grading Scale & Special Education Grading Standards (Section VII. Instructional Program; City of Madison Board of Education Policy Manual)


Curriculum - Committees of teachers, administrators, and parents began to review curriculum at every grade level during the 1998-1999 school year. Working diligently for months, the committee produced curriculum guides for teacher use and parent and student review to help illustrate student mastery of every course objective. These curriculum guides are updated annually and are accessible by clicking on the link above.

Alabama Learning Exchange (ALEX) - Courses of Study/Curriculum, Web Resources, Lesson Plans & more!


Instructional Technology - The Madison City School System is determined to provide the latest technological tools for teachers and students. Teachers use state-of-the-art technology to enhance instruction and to automate administrative tasks.  Follow the Technology link on the sidebar for more information about the technology program.


Instructional Partners Pilot Project - The Instructional Partners Pilot Project is a collaboration between the Alabama State Department of Education, the Alabama Best Practices Center, and five participating school districts which include Attalla City, Blount County, Madison City, Talladega County, and Tarrant City Schools. The pilot project is also support by and aligned with professional development through AMSTI and ARI.


Additional resources: 

Alabama State Literacy Plan

Alabama College and Career Ready Standards (Alabama Common Core Standards)

Teaching Outside the Box video for state-of-schools report 2015: