Rutherford County Schools

Rutherford County Schools CLOSED All Thanksgiving Week

Nov 17, 2020 at 04:48 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools will be close all Thanksgiving week due to rising COVID-19 cases. Schools were closed Wednesday through Friday next week anyway due to Thanksgiving,.... Read More

McFadden School of Excellence: Distance Learning through November 24th

Nov 15, 2020 at 04:04 pm by WGNS

McFadden School of Excellence is the latest school to move to distance learning because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Rutherford County Schools spokesman James Evans says beginni.... Read More

Crash Involving School Bus John Bragg Hwy.

Nov 04, 2020 at 08:39 am by WGNS

(READYVILE, TN)  Two people were taken to the hospital after a crash involving a school bus and three other vehicles occurred around 7:30 Wednesday morning (11/4/202.... Read More

RCS announces distance-learning flex days for November, January and March

Oct 31, 2020 at 09:18 am by WGNS

  Rutherford County Schools will hold three additional distance-learning flex days this school year, Director of Schools Bill Spurlock announced today.  The flex d.... Read More

Whitworth-Buchanan Middle 8th grade math teacher Darla Massey

Oct 29, 2020 at 09:34 am by WGNS

The Doug Young Educator of the Month from NewsRadio WGNS and City Tile and Floor Covering spotlights Darla Massey. She is an 8th grade math teacher at Whitworth-Buchanan Middl.... Read More

Oakland High Added to COVID Closure List

Oct 28, 2020 at 03:36 pm by WGNS

Add Oakland to the list of high schools closed due to an increase in COVID-19.Rutherford County Schools spokesman James Evans says beginning Thursday, all Oakland High student.... Read More

RuCo Schools: Public Hearings for new elementary school

Oct 28, 2020 at 08:15 am by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools has announced plans to hold two public hearings concerning rezoning for the new Plainview Elementary School. The Rutherford County Board of Educatio.... Read More

Free meal pickup available for Rockvale High, Stewarts Creek High students

Oct 27, 2020 at 05:52 pm by WGNS

With two county high schools on distance learning due to a high number of coronavirus cases, the district is reminding parents at those schools free lunch is available during.... Read More

Contest for Rutherford County High School Students: Imagine a Day Without Water

Sep 22, 2020 at 10:31 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro Water Resources Department Community Affairs team (MWRDCA) is getting students excited about the value of water with this yea.... Read More

All Rutherford County School students can receive free standard meals beginning Sept. 2

Sep 02, 2020 at 07:25 am by WGNS

Rutherford County students will not have to pay for a standard breakfast or lunch until further notice, based on a nationwide waiver adopted by the United States Department of.... Read More

Co. Schools to Delay Opening a Few Days

Aug 05, 2020 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools will delay the first day of school to Thursday, August 13th. James Evans, spokesman for the school system, details the reason for the delay: The.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools Traditional Start Affirmed

Jul 28, 2020 at 07:31 pm by WGNS

During a special-called meeting on July 28, the Rutherford County Board of Education voted to reopen schools in August with in-person classes and an option for all parents to.... Read More

WATCH: Rutherford County School Board Meeting on Reopening Plan

Jul 28, 2020 at 06:22 pm by WGNS

Watch the Rutherford County School Board Meeting on reopening.

ACTION REQUIRED BY ALL RUTHERFORD CO. SCHOOL PARENTS: Online Registration

Jul 27, 2020 at 05:42 pm by WGNS

There will be a new process to register your children for Rutherford County Schools this year.  James Evans, spokesman for the system, says this will take the place of t.... Read More

VIDEO: Face Masks Required in County Schools; Reopening Plan Reviewed July 28

Jul 21, 2020 at 09:16 pm by WGNS

The Rutherford County School Board voted to require face masks for all students, employees and visitors when school resumes. The board held a meeting Tuesday night and voted.... Read More

King Resigns as Rockvale girls coach for Administration Post

Jul 15, 2020 at 11:24 pm by WGNS

After only one year, the Rockvale girls basketball team is looking for a new coach as Lindy King resigned to take an assistant principal job at Riverdale. She came to Rutherf.... Read More

WGU Tennessee, Rutherford County Schools Announce Partnership and Scholarship

Jul 10, 2020 at 05:15 am by scott

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGU Tennessee today announced a new partnership with Rutherford County Schools (RCS). Through the partnership, RCS employees may apply to and.... Read More

AUDIO: Co. Schools to Open with Traditional Schedule

Jul 09, 2020 at 07:04 pm by WGNS

The Rutherford County School Board unanimously votes to begin schools in August on a traditional schedule, with social distancing & other considerations. One of the consid.... Read More

AUDIO: RuCo School Board Meets July 9 on Next School Year

Jun 29, 2020 at 06:30 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County School Board will meet July 9th to consider the best route to re-opening classrooms for the upcoming year. Director of Schools Bill Spurlock says there.... Read More