Excellence for Every Child



    HES Mission:

    Halls Elementary School, with community support, promotes academic success and personal growth in a nurturing, safe environment. 

    Student Motto:

    Today it's up to me to be the BEST that I can be!

    Halls Hound Dog

    Let's Go Halls Hound Dogs!


    Paw Pride Expectations


    Be Respectful
    Be Responsible
    Be Safe
    Be Ready to Learn 

School Announcements

  • Coupon Book

    Coupon Book Sales

    September 6th - 26th


    Ultimate Goals:

    3,000 books sold - Mr. Cox has to stay in the “Dog Pound” in the cafeteria all day for everyone to see. 3,500 books sold – Mr. Cox has to stay in the “Dog Pound” and all students will have the opportunity to sink Mr. Cox in a dunk tank.

    3,750 books sold – Mr. Cox has to do both of the above and will provide inflatables for all students to play on during the school day.

    4,000 books sold – All of the above and Mr. Cox will lip sync in front of the student body.


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  • Read for 20


    Reading for 20 minutes a day:

    • Builds Vocabulary

    • Builds Early Literacy Skills

    • Enhances Listening Skills and Comprehension Skills

    • Improves Academic Performance • Builds Confidence

    • Reading Aloud To Your Child And Discussing The Text Can Build Relationships

    • When Reading Books To Your Child, Read Books Above His/ Her Grade Level


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    Remember to link your cards and accounts to Halls Elementary to help raise additional money!


    Food City        Kroger           Amazon smile        Target Ingles


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  • Kindergarten Registration

    New Student Registration

    Parents may stop by the school daily between 7am - 4pm to pick up an enrollment packet.

    To be eligible for kindergarten, students must turn 5 on or before Aug. 15, 2018. To register an incoming kindergartener or a new student in another grade, you will need to bring the following items:

    • Proof of Birth – Proof of birth may take many forms. Examples include but are not limited to the following:
      • Birth Certificate – issued by any government
      • Passport issued by any nation (translated)
      • Immigration documentation
      • Decree of adoption or other records issued by a court

    Note: The form that proof of birth takes is an area of parental discretion, and schools will accept appropriate documentation as offered.  No one form of documentation is required or preferred over another.



    • Immunization Records - these must be on a Tennessee Form (contact Knox County Health Department if records are from another state)
    • Recent Physical Examination

    Note: If your child has not had their shots yet, you can still register. you will just need to provide proof of the shots before the first day of school.

    • Proof of Residence - the Knox County Schools requires one of the following: a) Utility Bill, b) Lease agreement, c) in cases where the utilities and/or lease agreement is in the name of a person other than the parent/guardian, the person listed must provide the utility bill and/or lease agreement and also must provide a notarized letter stating that the parent/guardian and children are living at that address.  
    • Proof of Custody (if applicable)
    • Social Security Card


    Thank you and we look forward to meeting all of our newest Hound Dogs! 
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    Many thanks to the families who save their Box Tops for Education! We receive 10 cents for every box top that is turned in and the money adds up quickly when we have so many families helping out.



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  • The Hound's Howl


    Click Here to view the latest edition of the Hound's Howl, the Halls Elementary School newsletter.



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    Parent Portal


    Login Help?


    If you are having trouble logging in to Parent Portal to retrieve your child's schedule, please email gail.treece@knoxschools.org or tracy.garron@knoxschools.org. Please use the email account associated with your Parent Portal. Include child's name, date of birth and last year's teacher.



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