Kingsport City Schools Now Accepting Hall of Fame Nominations

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Kingsport City Schools is now accepting nominations for the 2020 class of the Kingsport City Schools Hall of Fame, which will be inducted on July 28, 2020.  Established in 2015, the sixth class will honor and recognize employees that have made significant contributions to KCS and its students. The Hall of Fame serves as the keystone employee award celebrating the district’s history of excellence.

"KCS has a long history of excellence and we have been blessed to have educators of exceptional passion, talent and character lead our educational efforts for the past century,” said KCS Superintendent Dr. Jeff Moorhouse. "As we begin the process to induct our sixth class into the KCS Hall of Fame, we again want to honor those who have dedicated their lives to educating our children. Our achievements today are a direct result of those who have been a part of the history of KCS." 

The KCS Hall of Fame features up to two inductees annually in each of the three categories – “Legacy” (Retired 50 years or more from potential induction), “Tradition” (Retired 25 to 49 years from potential induction), and “Modern Era” (Retired less than 25 years from potential induction). To be eligible for consideration, nominees must have been regularly employed by KCS for a minimum of five years and been retired from the district for a minimum of five years. Any former KCS employee (teacher or non-teacher) meeting the eligibility criteria may be considered.

Nominations for the KCS Hall of Fame Class of 2020 will be accepted through May 1, 2020.  The nomination form and additional information can be found on the Kingsport City Schools website at or click here to fill out the nomination form now.
Kingsport City Schools (KCS) is a public school district located in Kingsport, Tenn., serving students in Sullivan and Hawkins county. The district is comprised of 13 schools, including a Pre-K, eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school, a high school program of choice and an alternative learning program; with total enrollment over 7,700 students. The vision of Kingsport City Schools is to Inspire. Cultivate. Impact.

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