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Insight KCS

Insight KCS is an initiative that provides opportunities for stakeholders and potential advocates from various sectors of the Kingsport community to study the full scope of education and operations of Kingsport City Schools.

Now accepting applications for the 2022-23 school year! Applications will be accepted online through September 19, 2022.

Program Summary 

As a program of Kingsport City Schools, Insight KCS allows approximately 10-15 area residents to learn about the inner workings of all KCS educational and functional operations, and empowers advocates for KCS throughout the Kingsport community.

Selection of program participants will be based on:
  • Interest in serving as an advocate for KCS throughout the Kingsport community.
  • Demonstrated commitment, motivation, and interest in KCS and the Kingsport community.
  • Recognized leadership ability in community, civic, professional, or other organizations.
  • Attaining a cross-section of participants from business, government.
Full attendance and participation is expected of all accepted applicants.
Tuition - $100
Non-refundable tuition covers food, training materials, monthly training sessions (including breakfast and lunch), KCS logo items, and all administrative costs.
Applicants must be 21 years of age to apply.  Individual interviews may be held prior to participant selection.
Please contact Dr. Andy True, Assistant Superintendent - Administration at (423) 378.2130 or [email protected] with questions or for more information regarding Insight KCS.

Submit Your Application
Please click here to apply! 
Session Information
Session Times
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2022-23 Session Dates
1.) Friday, September 23
2.) Friday, October 21
3.) Friday, November 18
4.) Friday, January 27
5.) Friday, February 24
6.) Friday, March 24
Session Locations
All sessions will take place at KCS (specific locations to be announced).
Contact Us!
Kingsport City Schools
Communications Department
400 Clinchfield Street, Ste. 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
Ph: (423) 378.2130
Fax: (423) 378.2120