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What's For Lunch?

posted Oct 7, 2021, 8:37 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Oct 7, 2021, 9:59 AM ]



October 2021

High/Middle/Elementary Schools

2020-2021 TCAP Results

posted Sep 13, 2021, 6:06 AM by Chris Whitehorne




Alumni Showcase

posted Sep 7, 2021, 12:21 PM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Oct 12, 2021, 12:01 PM ]



October 12, 2021

Dr. Brittney Crye 
Class of 2006- William Blount High School

Dr. Crye graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in healthcare management.
She earned her doctorate in medicine at LMU. She currently oversees two assisted living facilities in Knoxville.


Shawna Williams McConnell
Class of 1988- Heritage High School

Shawna co-founded the Secret Safe Place for Newborns of TN


Dr. Ryan Kerr
Class of 2001 - William Blount High School

Schools:
    Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
Internships:
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Residencies:
    University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Dr. Kerr currently works at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.






COVID-19 Resources

posted Aug 30, 2021, 1:35 PM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Oct 11, 2021, 9:14 AM ]


Up-to-date information can be found here.



 COVID-19 Information

 BCS COVID-19 Report, September 27-October 1, 2021

 BCS Testing Protocol, September 27-October 1

 Total Tests
 Positives  % Positive
 Students 69 12 17.40%
 Staff 24 3 12.50%

 BCS Testing Protocol Totals To Date
  Total Tests  Positives  % Positive
 Students 1087 313 28.79%
 Staff 222 50 22.52%

 BCS Self-Reporting Positive, September 27-October 1
   Total
 Students 39
 Staff 2

 BCS Self-Reporting Positive Totals To Date
   Total
 Students 713
 Staff 55

 Positive Cases, September 27-October 1
  Total %
 Students
51 <1%
 Staff 5 <1%


 School Positives Data, September 27-October 1
 School  Staff  Students
Carpenters Elementary 1
4
Carpenters Middle
0 1
Eagleton College & Career Academy
0 5
Eagleton Elementary
0 0
Fairview Elementary
0 3
Friendsville Elementary 0 0
Heritage High
1 7
Heritage Middle
1 6
Lanier Elementary 0 0
Mary Blount Elementary 0 0
Middlesettlements Elementary 0 0
Montvale Elementary 0 0
Porter Elementary 0 2
Prospect Elementary 1 1
Rockford Elementary 0 0
Samuel Everett School of Innovation
0 0
Townsend Elementary 0 0
Union Grove Elementary 0 0
Union Grove Middle
0 4
Walland Elementary
0 0
William Blount High
0 17


 BCS COVID-19 Report, September 20-24, 2021

 BCS Testing Protocol, September 20-24

 Total Tests
 Positives  % Positive
 Students 96 26 27.10%
 Staff 20 2 10.00%

 BCS Testing Protocol Totals To Date
  Total Tests  Positives  % Positive
 Students 1025 301 29.37%
 Staff 213 47 22.07%

 BCS Self-Reporting Positive, September 20-24
   Total
 Students 91
 Staff 6

 BCS Self-Reporting Positive Totals To Date
   Total
 Students 681
 Staff 52

 Positive Cases, September 20-24
  Total %
 Students
117 1.10%
 Staff 8 <1%


 School Positives Data, September 20-24
 School  Staff  Students
Carpenters Elementary 0
2
Carpenters Middle
0 8
Eagleton College & Career Academy
1 18
Eagleton Elementary
0 1
Fairview Elementary
0 5
Friendsville Elementary 0 3
Heritage High
1 30
Heritage Middle
0 6
Lanier Elementary 0 0
Mary Blount Elementary 3 5
Middlesettlements Elementary 1 2
Montvale Elementary 0 1
Porter Elementary 0 0
Prospect Elementary 1 1
Rockford Elementary 0 2
Samuel Everett School of Innovation
0 0
Townsend Elementary 0 0
Union Grove Elementary 1 0
Union Grove Middle
0 0
Walland Elementary
0 1
William Blount High
0 25




ECCA Grand Opening!

posted Aug 18, 2021, 10:13 AM by Kim Antonio   [ updated Aug 18, 2021, 12:33 PM by Chris Whitehorne ]

BCS Strategic Plan Summary 2021-2026

posted Jun 18, 2021, 11:19 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Jun 18, 2021, 11:21 AM ]


I am honored to present to you on behalf of our Blount County Schools team, our new five year strategic plan
for the 2021-2026 school years. This plan represents an honest look by our stakeholders or where we are as
a district, what we have accomplished, and where we want to be in the future. A special thank you to all who
have assisted in the development of our plan.


ESSER Feedback

posted May 20, 2021, 5:30 AM by Chris Whitehorne


Blount County Schools is seeking feedback on the ESSER 3.0 budget draft from community stakeholders.  We welcome your feedback and request that you review the attachment and provide any feedback by email to esser3@blountk12.org

Thank you for your support of Blount County Schools as we meet our vision together of graduating students equipped to achieve excellence.

Foundational Literacy Plan

posted May 13, 2021, 7:52 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated May 13, 2021, 7:52 AM ]

This Foundational Literacy Skills Plan has been approved by the Tennessee Department of Education
and meets the requirements of the Tennessee Literacy Success Act. All portions of the Foundational
Literacy Skills plan were submitted to the department and approved.


Virtual College and Career Fair

posted Apr 5, 2021, 5:50 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Apr 5, 2021, 5:50 AM ]

ACT Toolkit

posted Mar 22, 2021, 1:02 PM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Mar 22, 2021, 1:02 PM ]

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