The Knox County Board of Education consists of five citizens elected to serve terms of four years each. This group serves without pay and is dedicated to safeguarding your investment in the Knox County Schools through effective policy-making.
The Board of Education values input from the community regarding school issues and extends a standing invitation to the public to attend board meetings. The board encourages public participation by recognition of guests as a standard agenda item at each board meeting.
Your Knox County Board of Education
Chairman: Jimmy Hendrickson
Vice Chairman: Charles Merida
Members: Carrie Runyon, Gordon Hinkle and Dr. William Ashburn
Recent Board Highlights
Sprinkles achieves ‘Accomplished’ ratings on annual evaluation
The Knox County Board of Education went into closed session during Monday night’s meeting to have preliminary discussions about Superintendent […]
Hinkle is ready for business; next meeting set for Monday, June 17
A new face will be joining the Knox County Board at its June 17 meeting. Kevin Hinkle was selected by Commissioner Wayne Lewis to fill ... […]
Knox Board to meet on Monday, May 20
(BARBOURVILLE , Ky.) – The Knox County Board of Education will conduct their next regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Monday, May 20, […]