Kingsport Board of Education to Hold Administrative Work Session

Published June 16, 2017 at 9 a.m.

KINGSPORT, Tenn.Kingsport City Schools Board of Education (BOE) will hold an administrative work session on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 4 p.m. and will resume on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 8 a.m.  Both sessions are open to the public.  The work session will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn (635 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN).  The Board will discuss issues related to facilities planning and upcoming construction and transitions, evaluation and compensation, and government relations.  KCS employee recognition programs, KCS student services programs, and student achievement publicity will be reviewed.  The agenda will also include an overview of the KCS Strategic Plan, BOE planning for the coming year, and KCS grading policies. 

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 (TNCPE).

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).