Wilson County Universities will start out lessons on Thursday, Aug. 5. The Lebanon Particular School District starts university on Monday, Aug. 2.
Here is what to know about the commence of the school year.
Wilson County Colleges
The district will have 12 days out there for inclement weather conditions cancellations. The calendar also includes:
- Fall crack – Oct. 11-15.
- Thanksgiving break – Nov. 22-26.
- Slide semester remaining examinations – Dec. 16-17.
- Winter season break – Dec. 20-Jan. 3.
- Students return for spring semester – Jan. 4.
- Spring split – March 7-11.
- Spring semester ultimate examinations – Might 24-25 (May possibly 25 is past working day of college).
Stoner Creek Elementary will start off the university year applying a part of West Wilson Center.
Both of those the Stoner Creek Elementary and West Wilson Middle properties, which are in close proximity to each other in Mt. Juliet, were being closely harmed from the March 2020 tornado.
Stoner Creek students ended up housed at Mt. Juliet Center very last faculty 12 months.
The school board accredited shifting Stoner Creek back again to campus in short-term lecture rooms. But the short-term lecture rooms will not be prepared at the start off of the school calendar year and Stoner Creek students will use a wing at West Wilson Middle that had nominal tornado injury.
It’s uncertain when Stoner Creek’s temporary campus will be prepared, but officers are hoping as soon as feasible in the tumble semester.
Mt. Juliet Center will dwelling sixth- and seventh-graders from West Wilson Middle and Mt. Juliet Center universities.
Eighth-graders from Mt. Juliet Middle will show up at Eco-friendly Hill Substantial. Eighth-graders from West Wilson Middle will go to Mt. Juliet High.
By the numbers
- 19,600 college students are enrolled in accordance to the latest numbers accessible, which district officers assume to go up.
- 1,929 new K-12 pupils.
- 1,309 new households.
- 138 bus motorists with 15 still desired.
- 160 new teacher hires. The district has about 1,375 instructors in the district.
Deal with coverings are optional for college students and team this university year, according to the most new college board action.
Symptom checks will be conducted when a 7 days with issues advised by the Tennessee Office of Health and fitness. Temperature checks will be carried out when Wilson County’s seven-day circumstance level exceeds 25 new situations per 100,000 residents.
Nonetheless, experience coverings could be brought up once again at Monday’s university board meeting primarily based on new COVID-19 figures and tendencies, Chairman Larry Tomlinson explained.
Director of Universities Jeff Luttrell educated the board at a operate session that the district will watch neighborhood, condition and federal information and facts.
“We see the details, we see a pattern line that appears it’s variety of subsequent last year’s,” Luttrell claimed to the board.
Substantial faculty learners will return to the 4-by-4 block agenda which has four classes for every day in lengthier durations, ordinarily all over 90 minutes.
Students choose 4 classes in the fall semester and 4 distinct classes in the spring semester.
Gladeville Elementary: Rachel Cook was named new principal, changing Monica Fox who retired. Cook dinner is a former trainer at Gladeville Elementary who most not too long ago was an assistant principal at West Elementary.
Southside: Chareda Sims is the new principal at Southside School for K-8 college students. Sims was formerly an assistant principal for 4 a long time at Mt. Juliet Center. Sims replaces Carmen Bouldin, who will work as an instructional coach at West Wilson Center.
Lebanon Specific School District
Deal with coverings are optional for learners and teachers. Safeguards incorporate:
- Improved cleansing and disinfecting.
- Limiting website visitors to faculty business.
- Practising wholesome cleanliness anticipations.
- Isolating sick students and staff members.
- College commences – Aug. 2.
- Drop crack – Oct. 4-15.
- Winter break – Dec. 20-31.
- Spring semester starts off – Jan. 4.
- Spring split – March 7-11.
- Remaining working day of college – May possibly 26 (abbreviated day and report playing cards issued).
- The district has 8 times for inclement temperature.
Jones Brummett Elementary School on Hartmann Drive will be household to about 500-550 learners in pre-kindergarten by fifth quality. The faculty is developed for a potential of about 800.
Becky Siever is the principal. Siever was principal at Byars Dowdy Elementary.
Jones Brummett Elementary was named for Steve Jones, a board member for much more than 30 many years, and Andy Brummett, a former teacher, principal, superintendent and board member for the district. Jones is nonetheless on the board.
The school’s mascot is the Hawks for Gaye Hawks, a teacher and tutorial supervisor in the Lebanon Distinctive Faculty District for a mixed 32 several years right up until 2006.
Castle Heights Elementary: Shelley Armstrong replaces Michael Pigg who went to Cumberland College. Armstrong was the assistant principal at Castle Heights Elementary.
Byars Dowdy Elementary: Cherrye Robertson replaces Siever. Robertson was most not too long ago principal of Reeves-Rogers Elementary in the Murfreesboro City Universities procedure.
Attain Andy Humbles at [email protected] or 615-726-5939 and on Twitter @ AndyHumbles.