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Creating "WE"

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Discover the Muscogee County School District (MCSD), a dynamic public school system situated in beautiful Columbus, Georgia. Boasting 56 schools, centers, and magnet programs, the MCSD is a cornerstone of education, serving a thriving community of over 30,000 students.

As the county's second-largest employer, with a dedicated team of over 5,500 professionals, the Muscogee County School District, led by Superintendent Dr. David F. Lewis, is committed to realizing its mission, vision, and values as a premier Georgia school district that enhances the educational experience for all.

Mission & Vision

Our Mission is to inspire and equip all students to achieve unlimited potential.

Vision: The MCSD is a beacon of educational excellence where all are known, valued, and inspired.




MCSD fosters a healthy environment where...

WE embrace equity and diversity

WE hold ourselves and others to the same high standards

WE commit to continuous learning and improvement

WE treat everyone with dignity and respect

... as WE serve the needs of others

Strategic Anchors

WE will make decisions...

  • that benefit student achievement
  • that are fiscally responsible with an eye on Return on Investment
  • that invest in stakeholders
  • that promote equity and access