Jackie Moore gripped the handle of a classroom door at Hardy Elementary School, bowed her head and asked God to make safe the children who study in that room and in rooms throughout the school. And to help them learn.
The fate of a proposed raise for Hamilton County's teachers remains under wraps after school board members discussed the issue in a closed-door meeting Thursday night.
Hamilton County Schools' enrollment has bounced back, with nearly 2,000 students showing up for class between the opening day on Aug. 8 and Wednesday's fifth day of school.
NASHVILLE — Hamilton County is now the lone holdout among the state's four biggest counties on a growing program that offers free community college tuition and mentors for soon-to-be high school graduates.
Hamilton County's school buses ran a little lighter Thursday, as fewer kids showed up for classes on the first day of school.
It's all down to the dollars.
On Thursday, some 42,000 students and 6,000 employees headed back to school in Hamilton County.
About half of Tennessee school districts — including Hamilton County — need to improve the academic performance for students with disabilities, according to the latest data released by the Tennessee Department of Education.
Summer quickly is winding down for Hamilton County Schools students, who spent Monday registering at school, catching up with friends, meeting their teachers and checking out classrooms.
We’ve been taking tests since the days of the one-room schoolhouse.
Put your pencils down — Hamilton County students showed general improvement in 2013 test scores, according to a news release by the Hamilton County Department of Education.
Officials say they're making right the wrong done by last week's payroll snafu that left thousands of school employees without their usual paycheck.
The status quo is a no-go for Hamilton County's five iZone schools.
With just 18 days before Hamilton County students return to classes, the countdown is on to finish $50 million worth of new school construction.
East Hamilton Middle-High School boosters hope community members will step up to the plate financially to help get a new baseball field built.