KCS gets new principals

Sandra ClarkInside 640, Our Town Kids, South Knox

Superintendent Bob Thomas has named new principals for Whittle Springs and Northwest middle schools and Mount Olive Elementary School.
Daniel Champion to Whittle Springs. Champion joined Knox County Schools in 2003 …

Girl Scout upgrades community garden

Brooke ConnerFarragut, Our Town Kids

Julia Tootle installed a weather station at a community garden located at Concord United Methodist Church as her Gold Award Girl Scout project.
The weather station, powered by solar panels, provides …

Farragut alums earn Fulbright awards

Josh FloryFarragut, Our Town Kids

A pair of former KCS students were among the honorees last month when the University of Tennessee announced 17 recipients of a prestigious national fellowship.
Farragut High School graduates Kristi Phillips, …

Teacher training goes virtual

Jay FitzOur Town Kids

Tennessee teachers can learn computer science standards this summer by participating in digital readiness training offered by the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network.
The course is online, self-paced and can be completed …