Federal Programs

This office oversees Title I, II, IV, V, Marion County Pre-K Programs, & the Marion County Schools' Website.


The vision of Marion County Schools is to prepare students to meet the challenges and demands of their futures. Marion County Schools is a district filled with students who are leaders both in their school and local communities. Students crave challenge and are capable of meeting rigorous demands. We believe all students deserve access to quality instruction and support students in accessing grade level work.


To supplement, support and enhance teaching and learning for Marion County Schools to help the District meet the mission to prepare all students to meet the challenges and demands of their future.

Title I - Jasper Elementary, South Pittsburg High School, South Pittsburg Elementary and Whitwell Elementary

Title II - Staff Development - Instruction Partners

Title IV - IReady Math - Parent Involvement - Other Materials

Title V - District EL Teacher

Early Childhood:  Pre-K


To prepare children to be successful


To instill a love of learning in all 4-year-olds, while helping them develop important academic and social skills.

Pre-K programs are designed to offer a wide range of learning experiences that cover all sorts of interests and abilities. 
We currently use the "Big Day for Pre-K" curriculum.
  • Jasper Elementary - 2 Classrooms
  • Monteagle Elementary - 1 Classroom
  • South Pittsburg Elementary - 1 Classroom
  • Whitwell Elementary - 2 Classrooms
For more information contact:

Sarah Ziegler, Director of Federal Programs

Email:  sziegler@mctns.net


Karina Kirk, Pre-K Supervisor

Email:  kkirk@mctns.net


Shelley Beason, Administrative Assistant

Email: sbeason@mctns.net


204 Betsy Pack Drive

Jasper, TN 37347

(423) 942-3434

Fax: (423) 942-4210