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About The School

Mission Statement  

Tazewell Middle School believes all students will succeed and in the process learn to respect themselves, others, and their environment.

Success begins when we:
-promote lifelong learning.
-understand adolescent development.
-promote optimal growth and achievement.
-provide for a safe and secure environment.
-allow for differences in learning.
-utilize data driven instruction 


  About The School  

About Tazewell Middle School


Enrollment: Approx. 380 students

Grade Levels: 6th, 7th, 8th

Mascot: Tazewell Bulldogs

School Colors: Green & White

School Hours: 7:30 am -1:30 pm

Transportation: Bus drop offs will begin at 7:30. For bus routes contact transportation at 988-5070.

Drop Off/Pick-Up: Doors open at 7:30 am. The drop off/pick-up area is located in the back of the school.

Meals: All students will receive a free breakfast and lunch each day. Take home meals for Wednesdays - our "Distance Learning Days" - will be handed out to students on Tuesday afternoon.

School Nurse: Brooke Stevens is our school nurse who is available daily between 8:30 – 1:00 pm. Students who must take medication during school hours must have correct forms filled out and on file with her. Contact Nurse Brooke for necessary forms.

School Resource Officer: Joe Stevenson is stationed at TMS and assists other Tazewell area schools as needed. He also attends many athletic and extra-curricular events.