Loudon County Schools will graduate college and career ready students through rigorous and relevant learning opportunities.
TN Promise Deadline Approaching
The deadline for high school seniors to apply for two years of free tuition at a Tennessee community college or technical school is quickly approaching. Please encourage seniors in your district to apply (here) by the Nov. 1 deadline. You can find additional resources for parents and school counselors on the TN Promise website (here).
It is Creekfest time in Philadelphia. Come on out on Friday, October 24th from 3:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. to help showcase our school and community. We will have bounce houses and carnival games for the students. Students can purchase wristbands at school or on the day of Creekfest. This will enable them to have access to the bounce houses and carnival games during the afternoon. Direct Braille Slate Foundation, Inc. is sponsoring a Ball Race which features ten prizes with the first being $1,000. So come to Philadelphia on Friday, October 24th for an afternoon of fun.
The State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) today announced the 12 finalists for the fourth annual SCORE Prize. The prize recognizes the Tennessee elementary, middle, and high schools and school districts that are leaders in student learning.
The 2014 SCORE Prize finalists are:
- Dresden Elementary, Weakley County Schools.
- Highland Park Elementary, Loudon County Schools.
- Westwood Elementary, Manchester City Schools.
- Freedom Preparatory Academy, Shelby County Schools.
- Hillsboro Elementary/Middle School, Williamson County Schools.
- KIPP Academy Nashville, Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.
- Covington High School, Tipton County Schools.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. High School, Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.
- Ravenwood High School, Williamson County Schools.
- Kingsport City Schools.
- Maryville City Schools.
- Williamson County Schools
Congratulations to Fort Loudon Middle School and Greenback School for being recognized as TN Reward Schools in progress and growth. This designation puts the two schools in the top 5% in the state for growth. FLMS has received this honor for the second year in a row.
As passed in the 2014 General Assembly, Public Chapter 892 requires the state and districts to post a calendar of all state and district mandated tests each school year beginning July 31. You can also find this information under the DISTRICT tab on top navigation links.
We now have an App for your smartphones and tablet devices to keep you in touch with everything going on in the schools and district. Just click the links below to download.
For iPhone Users: LCBOE app is now live in iTunes!
For Android Users: LCBOE Android app is now live in Google Play: