When it comes to choosing which school their child will attend, many Davidson County families are realizing they have several options. Most families choose to send their child to the school they are assigned to according to where they live. In addition, many families are considering other schools available to their child that offer a variety of specialized programs. These include magnet, design center, enhanced option, charter, and other optional schools. There are also innovative new high school programs to choose from. No matter which school they select, families enter their child’s school knowing that students will be taught from a curriculum based on academic standards developed for grades PK-12. Their teachers will be dedicated, life-long learners who are supported by equally dedicated and caring support employees.