Washington County school board member David Hammond, arrested last week and charged with simple assault, does not plan to resign his seat, and his fellow board members are keeping their opinions on the matter to themselves.
Washington County Board of Education updates from the March 7, 2019 meeting.
If Chicago can claim “Da Bears,” Boones Creek certainly can claim “The Bars.”
Washington County leaders plan to meet with Gov. Bill Lee on Tuesday in Nashville to talk about transforming the current Boones Creek Elementary into a satellite campus of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Elizabethton.
Forget grammatical correctness: heritage took precedence Wednesday night when it came time for the Washington County Board of Education to determine the mascot of the new Boones Creek K-8 school.
The town hall was called to give parents more information on new bus zones and how students would be affected.
A motion to replace the roof on Jonesborough Elementary School passed in a Washington County School Board of Education meeting Thursday night.
At a called meeting on Thursday evening, the Washington County Board of Education voted unanimously to close enrollment the new Boone’s Creek K-8 school along with any other school over 90 percent capacity to students who live outside the school’s zone.
One of the main points discussed previously included adding specific objectives to the director’s evaluation.
In about seven months, students will flood into the doors of the new Boones Creek K-8 school for the first time.
Improvements are on the way to Daniel Boone High School as the Washington County Board of Education voted Thursday to move forward with plans to replace the school’s baseball building.
Washington County schools are getting an additional $8,000 boost in technology thanks to the Kiwanis Club of Jonesborough.
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Substitute teachers’ wages entered the Washington County Board of Education’s discussion at the board’s meeting Thursday night as members tried to decide if retired teachers should receive an extra boost for substituting.
While progress on the future Jonesborough K-8 school remains stalled, a factor that can no longer be ignored is that the existing schools need new roofs.