Rutherford County Schools

News of the Week: Riverdale girls three-peat as state champs

Mar 15, 2018 at 11:00 am by Michelle Willard

  Riverdale cemeted its legacy as the best girls basketball team in the state with its third straight Class AAA state title. The team ended the season with a nearly per.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools named four director finalists

Mar 07, 2018 at 01:30 pm by Voice Wire

The Rutherford County Board of Education has selected four candidates to be considered as the next director of Rutherford County Schools. Interviews with the candidates will.... Read More

Rutherford County School Board to meet March 5 to determine finalists director finalists

Mar 02, 2018 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

The Rutherford County Board of Education will begin deliberations Monday, March 5, to select finalists for the Director of Schools position.  Current Director Don Odom h.... Read More

Central Magnet, St. Rose capture first place at Regional Science Olympiad at MTSU

Mar 02, 2018 at 08:57 am by Voice Wire

Area middle school and high school teams will advance to a state science competition in April after their showing at a recent regional event at MTSU. The 23rd Regional Scie.... Read More

Teachers from Blackman, Central & Holloway top Rutherford County Schools 2017-2018 Teachers of the Year

Feb 12, 2018 at 10:32 am by Voice Wire

Barbara Powers had no idea Lauren Lane, a sixth-grade science teacher at Central Magnet, was sitting in a hospital bed when she answered the phone. Lane was recovering fr.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools buses travel nearly 4 million miles each school year

Jan 27, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

Twice a day Rutherford County Schools dispatches 268 buses that transport 24,701 of the district’s nearly 45,000 students to and from school. Those buses travel 19,268.... Read More

Riverdale High School students to perform at Carnegie Hall

Jan 25, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

Four students from Riverdale High School – Carly Ferrell, 11; Josh Ferguson, 11; Sheldon Smith, 10, and Megan Lowe, 12 – have been selected for the 2018 High.... Read More

Visually impaired second-grade teacher makes impact at Christiana Elementary School

Jan 24, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

Paige Saylors knew in second grade she was going to be a teacher. That’s the lifelong impact Kathilu Mote made on the seven-year-old second grader. Mote remembers Sayl.... Read More

New program will allow some students to graduate with associate’s degree

Jan 12, 2018 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

LaVergne High School and Motlow State Community College have entered into a new partnership that will allow members of the class of 2020 to graduate with both a high school di.... Read More

5 Rutherford elementary schools receive state grant for summer reading program

Jan 12, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

Five Rutherford County elementary schools have been awarded grants for a 2018 summer reading program, the Tennessee Department of Education announced this week.  Christi.... Read More