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Rutherford County Schools Teacher Recruitment Fair 2017-2018

Your Classroom is Waiting
Rutherford County Schools will hire 400 teachers for next school year and will hold a Teacher Recruitment Fair on Feb. 24 from 9-11 a.m. at Blackman High School. The district also has a program for those who want to teach but don’t hold a teaching license. That was the case for Kevin and Sally Green, and this is their story

Teacher Recruitment Fair 2018
AED Training

RCS student Ethan Lifferth went into cardiac arrest at a Rutherford County School four years ago. Now, he and his mother are grateful for the efforts of the school district to have AEDs in all schools and to provide ongoing training for first-responder teams. READ MORE

Holloway HS

Holloway High’s popularity growing, offers ‘family-oriented’ approach
As one of the district’s six choice school programs, Holloway accepts applicants year round.

2017-2018 Teachers of the Year

Rutherford County Schools announces 2017-2018 Teachers of the Year

Amazing Shake

Walter Hill students experience ‘Amazing Shake’
Participants interact with multiple businesses in Middle Tennessee, two finalists headed to Atlanta academy

Construction crews at Rocky Fork Middle School

Rutherford County Schools seeking land to build new schools
Those interested should respond to Request for Proposal by Feb. 22 deadline.


Paige Saylors and her second grade class at Christiana Elementary spend time with Inca

‘These children are learning more than just academics’
Visually impaired second-grade teacher makes impact at Christiana Elementary School

Director of Schools Don Odom talks with students at Roy Waldron Elementary School during a dedication ceremony for its new addition in August 2016.

Director of Schools Don Odom announces retirement to cap 50-year education career

IB Program profile

Oakland International Baccalaureate program aims to challenge advanced students
Program open to all qualifying county high school students; information meeting set for Jan. 11 at 6 p.m.

Dr. Kyle Prince and Lindsay Bouldin

Central Magnet School teacher, student discover common bond as cancer survivors

Griffin Collins with Gil Murrey

High school internship applications begin in January
Program for rising high school seniors pairs students with local companies, including Schwan Cosmetics, Nissan, Murfreesboro Medical Clinic and others.

Christiana Middle School assistant principal Chris George

Christiana Middle’s Chris George selected for Governor’s Academy for School Leadership

thurman francis

‘I dance through the hallways’
As one of the district’s three magnet programs, Thurman Francis Arts Academy’s vision is to provide a well-rounded education for each child through a dynamic curriculum enriched by the arts; application deadline Jan. 31.

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam

‘Excellence is a habit’
As one of the district’s three magnet programs, Central Magnet School expects students to pursue excellence in all aspects of their education; Application deadline Jan. 31.

U.S. Secretary Betsy DeVos tours Oakland High School

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos tours Oakland High’s career education programs

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RCS student Q&A with young adult author C.J. Redwine

The Southeastern Young Adult Book Festival – more commonly known as SEYA – will be held March 8-10, 2018. SEYA was created and organized by local librarians. Leading up to the event, we have arranged for eight Rutherford County Schools’ students from throughout the district to interview authors for a question-and-answer style story. These stories will publish Fridays leading up to the festival.


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