About the Transition Program!
The Transitions Program is a collaborative effort between Knox County Schools, Knoxville Police Department, Knox Attorney General's Office, Knox County Juvenile Court, Department of Children's Services, and Helen Ross McNabb Exit Program. The program provides opportunity for students to acquire high school credits within two semesters in core subject areas in a structured educational environment.Students are assigned to the Transitions Program under Court Order by Judge Irwin after being reviewed by a screening committee comprised of representatives from Knox County schools; Knox County Juvenile Court; District Attorney's office; Helen Ross McNabb; Department of Children's Services; and Knoxville Police Department.
Teacher: Kevin Velasco
Educational Assistant: Noell Lawson