BCS Strategic Plan Summary 2021-2026

posted Jun 18, 2021, 11:19 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Jun 18, 2021, 11:21 AM ]

I am honored to present to you on behalf of our Blount County Schools team, our new five year strategic plan
for the 2021-2026 school years. This plan represents an honest look by our stakeholders or where we are as
a district, what we have accomplished, and where we want to be in the future. A special thank you to all who
have assisted in the development of our plan.

ESSER Feedback

posted May 20, 2021, 5:30 AM by Chris Whitehorne

Blount County Schools is seeking feedback on the ESSER 3.0 budget draft from community stakeholders.  We welcome your feedback and request that you review the attachment and provide any feedback by email to

Thank you for your support of Blount County Schools as we meet our vision together of graduating students equipped to achieve excellence.

Foundational Literacy Plan

posted May 13, 2021, 7:52 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated May 13, 2021, 7:52 AM ]

This Foundational Literacy Skills Plan has been approved by the Tennessee Department of Education
and meets the requirements of the Tennessee Literacy Success Act. All portions of the Foundational
Literacy Skills plan were submitted to the department and approved.

Free Breakfast & Lunch

posted May 13, 2021, 5:44 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated May 13, 2021, 5:45 AM ]


No ID or income requirements needed. Children DO NOT have to be present in the vehicle to receive meals.

Blount County Schools Nutrition Department will be handing out free breakfast and lunch meals to anyone 18 years of age and younger.
Meals will be served May 24 - July 02, 2021 every Monday and Thursday. Each Monday you will receive meals for Monday - Wednesday.
Each Thursday you will receive meals for Thursday - Sunday. Meals will be distributed at the locations below between the hours of 10:00 am - 11:00 am.
Families can choose any of these locations but can only pick up at one location per distribution day.

NO meal pickup on Memorial day, Monday, May 31. Pickups for that week will be Tuesday and Thursday.

If your child is attending summer school, they will receive their meals each day during school hours.

Call 865-984-1212 if you have any questions.

Carpenters Elementary Eagleton Elementary
Fairview Elementary Heritage Middle
Lanier Elementary Mary Blount Elementary
Montvale Elementary Porter Elementary
Prospect Elementary Rockford Elementary
Townsend Elementary Union Grove Middle
Walland Elementary

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Alumni Showcase

posted May 3, 2021, 11:58 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated May 7, 2021, 7:34 AM by Kim Antonio ]

May 3, 2021

Richard "Chipper" Wyatt - 1991 graduate of Heritage. He currently serves as the Construction Services Supervisor for the City of Alcoa.

Kathryn Ross - 2010 graduate of William Blount. Worked as junior animator for Mil Film in Montreal and is currently working with L'Atelier Animation in Montreal.

Jordan Marshall - graduate of William Blount. Jordan attended Georgia Tech and had the privilege to work at NASA. Jordan currently works at Blue Origin in Washington, an aerospace company.

Virtual College and Career Fair

posted Apr 5, 2021, 5:50 AM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Apr 5, 2021, 5:50 AM ]

ACT Toolkit

posted Mar 22, 2021, 1:02 PM by Chris Whitehorne   [ updated Mar 22, 2021, 1:02 PM ]

2021-2022 Virtual Learning Option

posted Feb 11, 2021, 5:50 AM by Kim Antonio   [ updated Feb 11, 2021, 6:28 AM by Chris Whitehorne ]

We are excited to offer a Virtual Learning option for the 2021-22 school year!

🖥️  Learn about the exciting changes to Virtual Learning at

☎️  Call 865-984-9420 for more information! 

📫 Email questions to

Eagleton College & Career Academy

posted Feb 2, 2021, 5:00 AM by Chris Whitehorne

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