Vaping in the Boys’ Room

And the girls’ room. And the classroom. The Knox County school board confronts e-cigarettes with a new proposed policy.

Land Swap

Lonsdale Elementary School

In Lonsdale, the school board and city are exchanging a park for a school and a school for a park.

Altered Landscape

School board lobbyists

The Knox County school board’s lobbyists say the change in leadership in the state House of Representatives means less support for vouchers.

A.J. + TVA = OK?

TVA and A.J.

Knox County officials outline a $7.5 million deal to move the school system’s Central Office and free up the Andrew Johnson Building for redevelopment.

Grading the Supe

Superintendent Bob Thomas

Despite missing data, the school board extends Knox County Schools Superintendent Bob Thomas’ contract for another year.

Hallway Monitors

The Knox County school board approves a new agreement on officers in the schools, and sends a message about restraint.

A Textbook Case

Studies Weekly

With $4.2 million in surplus revenues, the Knox County school board checks one last item off its budget wish list.

Schoolhouse Cops

Knox County schools

As the school board considers an amended agreement for law enforcement on campus, some raise concerns.

Facts of Life?

Caroline Rowcliffe addresses the school board

The Knox County school board gets an earful about perceived biases and inadequacies in its abstinence-only sex education curriculum.

Motion to Reconsider

David Hayes addressing the Knox County school board

The Knox County school board sends proposed public forum restrictions back for more discussion.