Welcome to Cullman City Schools

Cullman City Schools is one of 132 school districts in the state of Alabama. Cullman is located just east of the intersection of Interstate 65 and US Highway 278 about halfway between Huntsville and Birmingham. The city of Cullman has been selected by Bloomberg Businessweek as one of the best places in Alabama to raise children. Cullman has also been ranked the second highest micropolitan in the nation for the past two years, according to Site Selection Magazine. 

The school system has over 3,000 students in five schools. The schools are Cullman High School (Grades 9-12), Cullman Middle School (Grades 7-8), East Elementary School (Grades 2-6), West Elementary School (Grades 2-6), and Cullman City Primary School (Grades K-1). Cullman City Schools also hosts the Cullman City Head Start Program at our Primary School. To access contact information for our schools, use the Our Schools link under the About Us tab. 

Our school system consistently ranks in the top 10 school systems in College ACT scores and since 2005 we have raised our overall student achievement from 11th to 2nd in the state of Alabama.

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Dr. Susan Patterson
News from the Superintendent
Superintendent Dr. Susan Patterson shares weekly news via her online newsletter. Check out the amazing things that are going on in Cullman City Schools.   READ MORE...
Erica Rutherford CCPS
CCPS Teacher, Erica Rutherford, To Next Round of Teacher of the Year
Erica Rutherford, a kindergarten teacher at Cullman City Primary School has been named a finalist for the Alabama Teacher of the Year award. Ms. Rutherford is in the final top sixteen from a group  READ MORE...
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CCS Teachers of the Year
Cullman City Schools' Teachers of the Year were recently recognized at the Cullman City Schools Foundation Luncheon. We are proud of   READ MORE...
Educator Effectiveness
CCS Educator Effectiveness Finds Home in Google Classroom
CCS is a Google Apps for Education (GAFE) System. GAFE is a core suite of productivity applications that Google offers to schools and educational institutions free of charge. These communication and collaboration apps include Gmail, Drive, Docs, Calendar, Sites and other collaborative tools supported by Google. One of the most advantageous apps is Google Classroom. This simple-to-set-up, easy-to-use learning environment allows for quick and seamless access   READ MORE...
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Cullman City Schools' Annual Report