The Department of Instruction provides cohesive support to build educator capacity to accelerate student learning through the implementation of high performing PLCs, (Professional Learning Communities), research-based coaching cycles, and strategic professional development.


 The Department of Administration provides support for the maintenance of school facilities, compliance for school approval, the annual school calendar, crisis management and school safety, school board policies, and Title IX.

HCDOE Curriculum

  • Beginning in the 2022-23 school year, the Tennessee Department of Education is requiring LEAs to publish their curriculum on their website and update the  website of any curriculum changes at the beginning of each semester. “Curriculum”  means a list of courses available to students enrolled in the LEA, accompanied by a  course description and a list of the materials that will be used to provide instruction for  the course.  

For Extended Contract information please contact Mr. Brantley O. (Buddy) Smith in the Department of Instruction for further information.

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