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21 Williamson schools receive Reward School designation
21 Williamson schools receive Reward School designation

The Tennessee Department of Education has announced 21 Williamson County schools among the state's highest in academic growth and achievement in 2014-2015 school year.

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WCS committee considers meeting location policy

Williamson County School Board member Bobby Hullett has proposed two changes to policy that would allow more citizens to attend public school meetings, and limit board members' agenda item requests.

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WCS bus routes doubling up this year due to driver shortage
WCS bus routes doubling up this year due to driver shortage

Due to a bus driver shortage, school bus routes will be a little different for some Williamson County Schools students in the 2015-2016 school year.

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WCS leaders take top awards at 5th annual superintendent's banquet
WCS leaders take top awards at 5th annual superintendent's banquet

Thousands of donated dollars were awarded to Williamson County Schools in honor of the district's administrative leaders at Thursday night's fifth annual Superintendent's Banquet.

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Local teacher receives Governor's School award
Local teacher receives Governor's School award

Brentwood High School broadcasting teacher Ronnie Adcock was recently named the 2015 Tennessee Governor's School for the Arts Teacher of the Year.

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WCS, FSSD outperform state averages in last year of TCAP
WCS, FSSD outperform state averages in last year of TCAP

Williamson County Schools and Franklin Special School District showed improvement on last year's state standardized assessments and again outperformed state averages.

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WCS board member returns from tour of USS Truman
WCS board member returns from tour of USS Truman

What better way to learn more about the United States Navy than to personally step aboard the branch's eighth Nimitz-class aircraft carrier -- USS Harry S. Truman?

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New Mill Creek Middle and Hillsboro principals announced
New Mill Creek Middle and Hillsboro principals announced

Superintendent Mike Looney has announced two principal changes for Williamson County Schools.

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Public reacts to Looney's retention
Public reacts to Looney's retention

On Friday, Williamson County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney decided to forgo an offer to be Metro Nashville Public Schools' director to stay in Williamson County. The Home Page asked citizens and officials to respond.

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Looney to stay with WCS
Looney to stay with WCS

Superintendent of Williamson County Schools Mike Looney announced Friday he will stay in his current position and forego an offer for the top job in Metro Nashville Public Schools.

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Looking for a fall internship? Come join us at HPMG!
Looking for a fall internship? Come join us at HPMG!

Once again, Home Page Media Group is in search of journalism, writing, graphic design, photography or marketing students looking to spend the fall gaining real-world experience in an award-winning newsroom.

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Mayor Anderson proposes salary increase to retain Looney
Mayor Anderson proposes salary increase to retain Looney

In an effort to keep the Williamson County Schools leader from taking a job in Nashville, Williamson County Mayor Rogers Anderson has proposed a base salary increase for Superintendent Mike Looney.

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Learning Lab hosts free Aug. 13 seminar on ADHD
Learning Lab hosts free Aug. 13 seminar on ADHD

Learning Lab, a tutoring services agency, will sponsor a seminar on ADHD on Thursday, Aug. 13, to help parents better understand the behavioral disorder.

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New WCS program welcomes ESL students July 28
New WCS program welcomes ESL students July 28

Foreign students will get a personal introduction to Williamson County Schools next Tuesday through ESL NICE.

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At least three roof replacements on list of FSSD capital projects
At least three roof replacements on list of FSSD capital projects

With its new tax base in place, the Franklin Special School District will evaluate the projects outlined in a multiyear plan that could potentially allow for more improvements to schools and the district's facilities.

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Newly resigned school board member wants
Newly resigned school board member wants "return of the true Americana"

During his last meeting with the Williamson County School Board, District 4 representative Paul Bartholomew said Monday he would like to see a "return of the true Americana" and issued a word of warning about the direction of education in the nation.

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Father Ryan High School undergoes personnel changes for new year
Father Ryan High School undergoes personnel changes for new year

Father Ryan High School announced this week that Marisol Preston will become the school's new Director of Admissions effective August 1, according to Jim McIntyre, president.

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FSSD raises taxes, approves $45 million budget
FSSD raises taxes, approves $45 million budget

The Franklin Special School District Board of Education unanimously approved a $45 million budget which includes a tax rate increase of approximately seven cents to cover increased expenses and debt payment.

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WCS board approves Looney's contract extension, incentives
WCS board approves Looney's contract extension, incentives

Williamson County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney has until Friday to accept or refuse a contract extension approved by the Williamson County school board.

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WCS board approves funding for Fairview High auditorium
WCS board approves funding for Fairview High auditorium

Funds for a performing arts center at Fairview High School cleared the Williamson County School Board on Monday.

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Looney tells WCS board he can't yet sign contract extension
Looney tells WCS board he can't yet sign contract extension

Williamson County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney told the school board he cannot yet sign a contract extension, pending negotiations for an offer with the Metro Nashville school district.

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WCS hears on-site healthcare pitch again
WCS hears on-site healthcare pitch again

Last week, the Williamson County School Board again heard a proposal to reduce healthcare costs for school employees while increasing efficiency in the school day.

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Firm to work on Franklin High master plan
Firm to work on Franklin High master plan

A Nashville architectural firm will spend the next month gathering an estimate on a comprehensive master plan for Franklin High School improvements.

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WCS board delays talks on over-testing
WCS board delays talks on over-testing

Williamson County School officials have delayed until August conversations on a resolution asking to allow students to opt out of state- and federally- mandated assessments without reprisal.

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UPDATED: Looney backers show support as Metro picks him
UPDATED: Looney backers show support as Metro picks him

Just hours before the Williamson County School Board began discussions on Superintendent Mike Looney's contract, some 25 supporters publicly backed him.

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