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Back-to-School Safety Press Conference

WHAT:
The Knox County Schools, along with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office and Knoxville Police Department, will host a back-to-school safety press conference. Speakers will present information about enhanced bus safety, school zone safety and school security measures and call for increased safety awareness as school buses begin transporting thousands of students to school each day beginning Aug. 10.
 
WHO:
Knox County Schools Superintendent Jim McIntyre, Knox County Sheriff J.J. Jones, Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch, Knox County Schools Chief of Security Gus Paidousis
 
WHEN:
Friday, Aug. 7, 2015; 10 a.m.
 
WHERE:
West Haven Elementary School (3620 Sisk Road)
 
Please note that two or more members of the Knox County Board of Education may be present.