High School Information for Current (2017-2018) 8th Graders.
This webpage will be updated as information is received.
Last updated: 2/23/18
Knox County Schools Magnet High Schools:
- Austin East Magnet High School - Performing Arts
- Career Magnet Academy - Work Certifications and associates degree from PSCC
- Fulton Magnet School of Communications (FulCom) - Media and Communications
- STEM Academy - a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
- West High School - International Baccalaureate
Click here for KCS Magnet Schools information.
Bearden High School
Bearden High School invites future Bulldawgs and their parents to see the school, hear about the various courses, and meet athletic and club sponsors at BHS Eighth Grade Night on Monday, March 5th from 6 - 8 pm. Rising freshman are welcome to Bearden High School Marching Band Kick-off Night on March 22nd. Wind players, percussion and color guard will be represented.
Mandatory Parent Meeting, March 1st, 4:30-5:00
Pre Try-Out Clinic, March 1st, 5:00-7:00
Meeting and Clinic held at the BHS Gym and Dance Room
Flyers available in the main office.
Cal Jennifer Jacoby at 865/742-5416 with questions.
Austin-East Magnet High School
Experience magnet programs first hand!
Saturday, February 17th
For more information, contact Brittany Newcomb at 865/594-3792
Fulton High SchoolOfficial 8th Grade Visit to Fulton on Friday, March 2 from 9:00-11:30.We know it can be difficult for some schools to get here by 9, so we'll build in a little soft start time to accommodate that for everyone. We will end our activities by 11:15 to allow time to load busses and depart back to your schools by 11:30.We are also planning two Parent Night opportunities on Tuesday, April 3 from 6:00-7:00 and Wednesday, April 4 from 5:00-6:00.
Open House will take place at Fulton on January 30 from 6-8.
Saturday Sneak Peek event on February 3 for students who pre-register on our webpage or by calling the school to sign up in advance.
Click here for informtional letter.
Karns High SchoolOur 8th grade students, zoned for Karns High, will visit on February 28th from 9:00 - 11:00. Permission slips will be sent home for our zoned students.
L&N STEM Academy
Fall Magnet Showcase
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West High School
Rising 9th Grade Parent Night
Tuesday, April 3rd, from 5:30-6:30 PM.
All families of rising 9th grade students are invited. There will be refreshments provided by the PTSO, information on all the great things that West has to offer, a short presentation in the main auditorium, and an activity fair in the auditorium lobby. All are welcome!IB Open House Information SessionWest High School Lecture HallOpen House: December 2017Time 6:00pm-7:30pmALL rising 8th graders, whether zoned or applying for magnet transfer, are invited to come hear all about what IB looks like at West. Some IB teachers will be there to discuss their IBDP coursework in detail. We will discuss MYP, DP and the transfer process. Email email@example.com with questions.
One West NightThursday, November 30, 2017Click here for informational flyer.