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School board appoints textbook committees, retains debated clause in board handbook
School board appoints textbook committees, retains debated clause in board handbook

After the Williamson County school board gave its unanimous approval Monday night, committees are now in place to review math textbooks to be used for the next six school years.

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Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 17
Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 17

Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week highlights accomplishments by the city's outstanding high school students.

Each week, one student from each high school is chosen by their principal to be featured for achievements including citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, academics, and much more.

Click to read the Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week.

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Columbia State hosts slab signing for Williamson campus
Columbia State hosts slab signing for Williamson campus

Columbia State Community College celebrated a milestone on Thursday, Dec. 11 at the new Williamson Campus construction site at 1228 Liberty Pike in Franklin.

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School board votes down measure to hire state lobbyists

The Williamson County Board of Education on Monday night shot down a contract that would have authorized the school district to spend up to $15,000 on lobbyists to track education issues at the state capitol.

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College Grove Elementary to get 8 new classrooms by 2015-16
College Grove Elementary to get 8 new classrooms by 2015-16

Leftover capital project funds will allow the Williamson County School Board to build a much needed, $1.9 million addition to College Grove Elementary, district officials say.

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Masonry begun on new Nolensville schools

Visible progress is showing at York Road on the new K-8 school and high school to open in Nolensville no later than fall 2016.

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County school board split on hiring lobbyists; will vote Monday

The Williamson County Board of Education next Monday will vote on a contract to empower the board to hire lobbyists to advocate at the state level on behalf of the school district.

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Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 10
Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 10

Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week highlights accomplishments by the city's outstanding high school students.

Each week, one student from each high school is chosen by their principal to be featured for achievements including citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, academics, and much more.

Click to read the Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week.

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EDUCATION ROUNDUP: Edmondson third-graders learn about animals, BA Speech and Debate Team scores Chicago win
EDUCATION ROUNDUP: Edmondson third-graders learn about animals, BA Speech and Debate Team scores Chicago win

Here is a compilation of recent schools activities throughout Williamson County.

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FHS hosts history symposium next week, takes donations for Franklin's Charge
FHS hosts history symposium next week, takes donations for Franklin's Charge

Franklin High School's History Honor Society and IB History of the Americas classes have set aside two days next week to host the school's second history symposium, this time with a focus on Middle Tennessee.

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Parent textbook committees recommendations deadline Friday

The deadline--Dec. 5--for Williamson County schools to submit parent recommendations for textbook selection committees is fast approaching.

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Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 2
Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Dec. 2

Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week highlights accomplishments by the city's outstanding high school students.

Each week, one student from each high school is chosen by their principal to be featured for achievements including citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, academics, and much more.

Click to read the Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week.

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BGA names James Griffin Head of Upper School
BGA names James Griffin Head of Upper School

Following an extensive national search, Battle Ground Academy has named James (Jamie) Griffin as its full-time Head of Upper School effective for the 2015-2016 school year. He will begin July 1, 2015.

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WCS technology use guidelines changed per ACLU-TN and parent request
WCS technology use guidelines changed per ACLU-TN and parent request

Williamson County School officials have adopted several changes to the district's technology use procedure to quell concerns raised by two rights advocacy groups and a local parent.

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County School board puzzled over reasons teacher leave
County School board puzzled over reasons teacher leave

During a recent work session, the Williamson County Board of Education discussed ways to fully understand why some educators leave the school system.

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WCS shares comprehensive student programming report

Williamson County Schools has recently compiled a report breaking down student programming, improvement areas, and district achievement over the past and current school years.

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Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Nov. 25
Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Nov. 25

Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week highlights accomplishments by the city's outstanding high school students.

Each week, one student from each high school is chosen by their principal to be featured for achievements including citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, academics, and much more.

Click to read the Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week.

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CHS debuts instructional coaching program
CHS debuts instructional coaching program

Centennial High School piloted a new program this year to improve instructional methods, as Principal Leigh Webb explained to the Williamson County school board in a recent briefing.

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'Good Friday' added to school calendar after vote on 2015-2016 schedule
'Good Friday' added to school calendar after vote on 2015-2016 schedule

The 2015-2016 school calendar approved after extensive debate by the Williamson County school board has undergone a slight change made after last Monday's meeting.

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Tennessee schools getting ready for TNReady instead of TCAP
Tennessee schools getting ready for TNReady instead of TCAP

The state this week completed the process to replace the state-mandated TCAP assessment for English/language arts and math.

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WCS officials travel to DC for Blue Ribbon honor
WCS officials travel to DC for Blue Ribbon honor

Hillsboro School, Kenrose Elementary, and Trinity Elementary principals and staff traveled to Washington D.C. last week for the 2014 National Blue Ribbon Recognition Ceremony, where each school received a National Blue Ribbon School flag and a plaque.

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Enough substitute teachers hard to find in WCS
Enough substitute teachers hard to find in WCS

Competitive pay, as well as restrictions imposed by the Affordable Care Act, have left the Williamson County School District struggling to find substitute teachers.

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EDUCATION ROUNDUP: Edmondson Elementary students learn unique lessons, Sunset Middle helps in hunger challenge
EDUCATION ROUNDUP: Edmondson Elementary students learn unique lessons, Sunset Middle helps in hunger challenge

Here is a compilation of recent schools activities throughout Williamson County.

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WCS seeks public funding for Ladders to HOPE program
WCS seeks public funding for Ladders to HOPE program

The Williamson County School District is calling for community support to continue a program inaugurated last year to help high school seniors qualify for scholarship dollars.

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Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Nov. 19
Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Students of the Week for Nov. 19

Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week highlights accomplishments by the city's outstanding high school students.

Each week, one student from each high school is chosen by their principal to be featured for achievements including citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, academics, and much more.

Click to read the Clark Oral and Facial Surgery's Student of the Week.

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