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    Hearing set for proposed tax rate

    The Knox County Board of Education will hold a public hearing in the Knox County Board of Education Annex on Thursday September 14, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. to hear public comments regarding a proposed general fund tax levy of 53.2 cents cents on real property and 53.2 cents on personal property. The General Fund tax […]

    Highlights from the August 2017 Board of Education Meeting

    The Knox County Board of Education conducted their August meeting on Thursday, August 24, 6:30pm, at the Board of Education Annex in Barbourville. Students and staff recognized during the meeting included: Central Elementary kindergarten students led the Pledge of Allegiance New teachers were introduced Preschool teachers were recognized for earning 5 stars as part of the Kentucky […]

    Elizabeth Lovett
    Knox educator selected to serve on national council

    A Knox County teacher has been selected as one of fifteen educators to participate in a Teacher Advisory Council established by the Hope Street Group. Elizabeth Lovett, a 26-year veteran and an itinerant elementary choir director for Knox County Public Schools, will represent the school district and state among the group.  The 2017-2019 council features educators from the Hope […]

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    KCPS to be closed on August 21, 2017

    Knox County Students and Families, The Knox County Public Schools will be closed on Monday, August 21, 2017 during the Great American Solar Eclipse. A letter is being sent home on Tuesday, August 15, with information about the decision and safety tips for families in preparation of the event.  If you would like for your child to […]