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Knoxville School District Holds Legislative Discussion

Posted: Thursday, December 7th, 2017 at 4:54 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Nathan Sage


The Knoxville School District hosted Senator Amy Sinclair and Representative Greg Heartsill during a legislative discussion held at the Knoxville High School Wednesday evening.

The legislators shared their priorities for the upcoming legislative session and discussed topics such as school financing, mental health and the new home rule legislation at which Senator Sinclair made a passionate statement about her want for the school districts to control themselves under the home rule legislation. Members of the school board and school district staff also shared their priorities with the legislators and asked them for their support during the upcoming session.