Board of Education Approves Updated 21-22 Opening Plan

Grainger County Schools plans a return to traditional schedule and attendance guidelines. All students will attend classes with daily teacher lead instruction at school where they are enrolled. GCS does not plan to offer a full‐ time virtual option during this school year.


To read the entire plan click HERE.



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New to Grainger County Schools?

If you need to enroll a student in a Grainger County School, we now offer online enrollment.  Please click here and choose the appropriate school(s) online enrollment form.  After you have competed the form,  you may contact the school(s) for additional information on completing the enrollment process.  If you are unsure of what school your child will attend, please call the Grainger County Board of Education office at 865-828-3611.  Online enrollment forms can also be found on the schools' website under the School Info drop down menu.

TCAP Family Portal

To better serve parents and to provide clear insight into student achievement, the Tennessee Department of Education has opened a TCAP Family Portal. This online resource offers detailed, personalized information about student’s progress on the Spring 2021 TCAP exams. Visit to register for the Family Portal using the student’s State ID. This State ID can be found in your ParentVue or StudentVue accounts under the Student Info tab or on any past printed TCAP report.

Substitutes Needed

The Grainger County Board of Education recently approved a pay increase for all substitutes. Substitutes are still needed in all areas.   Anyone interested in substituting MUST complete the substitute application.  The application may be dropped off at the Grainger County Board of Education Central Office or emailed to Roger Blanken at Applications may also be picked up at Grainger County Board of Education Central Office weekdays from 8 AM until 4 PM.

Please click here for the Substitute Application.