Hawkins County Schools’ Transportation Department will be offering Commercial Driver’s License training free of charge starting June 1, 2016 for anyone interested in getting their School Bus Driver’s License.  

The class will include training to prepare for the required written tests as well as training for the pre-trip inspection and road and control skills test. 

If you would like to request additional information or to sign up for these free classes, please contact the Transportation Department at 423-272-7135 to register.


Dr. Reba Bailey, who is federal programs and testing supervisor, was selected supervisor of the year from the First Tennessee District. Bailey will compete against supervisors of the year from the other eight regions across the state for Tennessee supervisor of the year.



Susan Trent, Principal at Surgoinsville Elem. School, has been named principal of the year for  the Area Council 2 which includes the cities and counties of Hawkins, Hancock, Greene, Cocke, and Hamblen.


TN Department of Education Terminates Statewide Assessment Contract


The Hawkins County Board of Education will meet on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Charles A. Fuller Board Room/Training Center for the regular monthly meeting.


tact Clifford Bunch,
Transportation Director
423.272.7629 ext 2504

It is the policy of the Hawkins County School System not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability in its educational programs or employment policies as required by Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Equal Pay Act of 1963, Title IX (1972 Educational Amendments), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.