First Lady Visits Sarah Moore Greene On National Tour

First Lady Visits Sarah Moore Greene On National Tour

Students and teachers at Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Academy experienced a once-in-a-lifetime event on Monday as they welcomed First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona as part of their national tour of schools.

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Couple Provides Bus Support In Three Languages

Rudy and Becky Bran use their language skills to assist Knox County students -- Rudy as a bus driver, and Becky as a customer service representative in the Transportation Department. (Submitted photo) A husband-and-wife team of transportation professionals is putting...

Math Field Day Provides Fun With Numbers

During Math Field Day at Karns High School, the Iron Fit Challenge allowed students to analyze data generated by a weight-lifting exercise. Field Day got a new twist at Karns High School this week. On May 20, KHS hosted a Math Field Day for 9th-grade students, an...

Bearden Student Earns Solo Wings

Sarah Stanley, a sophomore at Bearden High School, recently completed her first solo flight and is pursuing her pilot’s license. (Submitted photo) For many high school students, spring is the season to make memories at prom, in a school musical or on the graduation...

Farragut Student Chosen As Knoxville Youth Poet Laureate

Melody Dalili, recently chosen as the Knoxville Youth Poet Laureate, said poetry is "a universal language." Melody Dalili has been writing poems for years, but she didn’t begin reciting them publicly until a spoken-word performance last August. Since then, the...

Twin Sisters Share Academic Honors At Karns

Jeanne Seibel (left) and her twin sister, Emily, will be honored as co-valedictorians when the Karns High Class of 2022 graduates on May 27. Jeanne and Emily Seibel grew up singing together in church, they’ve performed in musical theater productions together at Karns...

Student Success

First Lady Visits Sarah Moore Greene On National Tour

First Lady Visits Sarah Moore Greene On National Tour

Students and teachers at Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Academy experienced a once-in-a-lifetime event on Monday as they welcomed First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona as part of their national tour of schools.

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Student Supports

KCS Community Gives, Receives During Holidays

KCS Community Gives, Receives During Holidays

Across Knox County, KCS employees and students take time during the holidays to assist those in need. Skikila Smith, an ELA teacher at Austin-East Magnet High, organizes an annual holiday shoe drive...

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Vision Team Makes A Difference For Students

Vision Team Makes A Difference For Students

Janet French creates academic materials in braille for students who are blind or vision-impaired. (Photo credit / Mandi Taylor) On a recent morning at Sterchi Elementary, Janet French took a...

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Community Partners

Delaney Legacy Continues To Grow

Delaney Legacy Continues To Grow

Rev. Reneé Kesler, president of the Beck Cultural Exchange Center, said educators played an important role in the lives of Beauford and Joseph Delaney. The Beck Center is planning a museum to...

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Family Supports