Early Post-Secondary Opportunities

Early Postsecondary Opportunity
Robertson County Schools partners with multiple colleges and institutions to provide high school students the opportunity to advance their education beyond high school to reach their goals more efficiently. These partnerships continue to grow with the amount and level that is offered.

Robertson County Schools and Austin Peay State University have partnered to offer junior and senior students the opportunity to be a part of a unique collaborative initiative. This initiative incorporates both online and face-to-face course offerings taught by Austin Peay instructors at the Highland Crest campus in Springfield. Students enrolled in the collaborative earn college level credit while satisfying Tennessee graduation requirements. Students are provided transportation to and from their respective schools, spending the first half of their day taking dual enrollment courses. Students return to their school for the remainder of the school day.

TCAT Nashville
Robertson County Junior and Senior students have the opportunity to attend TCAT Nashville at the Portland, TN Campus and through Springfield High School. Students attend the Portland Campus from East Robertson and White House Heritage High Schools in the morning, then return to their school in time for second block. Greenbrier and Jo Byrns High School students can attend the TCAT at the Career Technical Center located at Springfield High School. TCAT offers multiple programs including: Advanced Manufacturing, Machine Technology, Building Construction Technology, Computer Information Technology, Administrative Office Technology, and Welding. 
Robertson County High School Students have the opportunity to advance their education in high school with Volunteer State Community College(VSCC). VSCC offers multiple dual enrollment opportunities in Math, English, Speech and Psychology to help students achieve a head start on college. VSCC also offers Dual Credit with Career and Technical Education in Criminal Justice and Health Science. 

The University of Tennessee at Martin (UTM) allows Robertson County students to take online college courses in Agriculture. Junior and Seniors with a focus in Animal Science in high school can earn college credit hours in three different courses through UTM. Additionally UTM offers Agriculture Economic Courses to satisfy the Economics course elective at UTM. 

  • 800 M. S. Couts Blvd, Suite 2, Springfield, TN 37172
  • 615-384-5588
Robertson County Schools