Welcome to the Sevier County School System! We understand that as a school district we must make every effort to challenge each child to achieve to his or her greatest potential. It is essential that parents, educators and the community work together to prepare Sevier County's children for a bright future. We hope you find this website a useful resource in our partnership to prepare students to be college and career ready. We have included links to each of our schools as well as information about curriculum standards, instructional programs, and other various resources that we hope you will find useful.

District News & Information

Teacher Appreciation Week
This week, as our nation honors and recognizes teachers, we would like to extend our sincere appreciation to all Sevier County teachers for their tireless dedication and hard work, acts of care and kindness, and enthusiastic efforts in making the most out of each instructional day.  Thank you for never forgetting that as teachers you have the power to inspire, motivate, and 
prepare our students for success in the next steps of life. 

TNReady Testing Information
Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced that the Tennessee Department of Education has terminated a statewide testing contract with Measurement Inc., effective immediately, due to testing materials not arriving in a timely manner. Therefore, Commissioner McQueen has suspended state standardized testing in grades 3-8 for the remainder of the 2015-16 school year. High school testing materials have arrived and testing will continue as planned on May 4, 5, 6, 9, and 10 in grades 9-12.

2016 High School Commencement Schedule
School Date Time Facility
 Gatlinburg-Pittman High School May 26, 2016 5:30 p.m. Gatlinburg Convention Center
 Pigeon Forge High School May 23, 2016 5:30 p.m. LeConte Center-Pigeon Forge
 Sevier County High School May 24, 2016 5:00 p.m. LeConte Center-Pigeon Forge
 Seymour High School May 24, 2016 8:00 p.m. LeConte Center-Pigeon Forge

Please contact the guidance department at the specific high school for more detailed information.

Canine Unit Training 
As part of our ongoing efforts to work collaboratively with local and regional law enforcement agencies, the Sevier County Sheriff's Department and our local police departments will be conducting a series of trainings in our local schools. Officers working with canine units will be training on our campuses and in our buildings. These units will periodically patrol our school hallways and our parking lots. These trainings are designed to increase the efficiency of these units and to help ensure the safety of our students and communities.
Upcoming Events

May 9, 2016
Board Meeting @ 4:30 p.m.

May 27, 2016
Administrative Day

May 30, 2016
Vacation Day

May 31, 2016
Grade Cards

June 1, 2016
Inservice Day

Revised TNReady Testing Schedule for Spring, 2016