Kingsport City Schools Sets Budget Committee Meetings

Published: January 12, 2016 at 4:47 p.m.

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Kingsport City Schools Budget Committee has scheduled a series of meetings to review budget items for the 2016-17 fiscal year.

The budget committee will meet Monday, January 18, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., and Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  The meetings will be held at the KCS Administrative Support Center, 400 Clinchfield Street, downtown Kingsport. Budget requests will be presented by principals and department administrators.

Kingsport City Schools (KCS) is a public school district located in Kingsport, Tenn., serving students in Sullivan and Hawkins county. The district is comprised of 13 schools, including a Pre-K, eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school and a non-traditional school; with total enrollment over 7,100 students. The vision of Kingsport City Schools is to be, Student Focused … World Class.

KCS has been named the top school district in Tennessee as winner of the 2014 SCORE Prize District Award by the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) and has earned the 2014 Achievement Award in the annual Excellence in Tennessee Recognition Program by the Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence (TNPCE).

For more information on KCS, visit, listen live on WCSK 90.3 FMThe Voice of KCS, read our blog, We Are KCS, or call (423) 378.2100. We’re social too; follow us on Facebook (Kingsport City Schools), Twitter (@KCS_District) and check out our YouTube Channel (KPTSchools).