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Leadership HCS

Informed leaders, transformed communities

Purpose: To create opportunities for a diverse group of community stakeholders to experience Hamilton County Schools in a unique way. Participants will experience both the successes and challenges of how our leading school district is able to provide excellent support to our students. 

Mission: To enhance the understanding of public education in Hamilton County, leading to better-informed public servants and business/civic leaders.

Program Goals:

  • Broaden participants' knowledge of the school district
  • Increase the strength and effectiveness of our educational advocates
  • Equip participants with the skills to respond to challenges of the school district and public education
  • Provide opportunities for contact between community leaders, district leaders, and schools 

Class Dates & Topics (once a month October – May):


October 6, 2022 

  • Governance in Public Education
  • Accelerating Student Achievement, Part 1: Teaching & Learning

November 10, 2022

  • Accelerating Student Achievement, Part 2: Measuring Student Success, Opportunities and Access

December 8, 2022

  • Future Ready Students: Future Ready Institutes, Innovation, and Arts

January 12, 2023

  • Principal for a Day

February 9, 2023

  • Great Teachers & Leaders: Recruitment & Retainment, Leadership Development

March 9, 2023

  • Effective & Efficient Operations
  • Engaged Community

April 13, 2023

  • Budget

May 11, 2023

  • Graduation


**specific dates subject to change**

Please contact
Kate Skonberg for more information. 
Phone: (423) 498-7188