We are Haywood Schools

The mission of Haywood County Schools, in partnership with the home, school and community, is to ensure a positive, safe learning environment and to provide all students with the knowledge and skills that enable them to be lifelong learners. Our vision is to provide excellence in education to every child by way of an excellent teacher in order to meet or exceed the State performance indicators.


HCS 2016-2017 Calendar

  Back-to-School BASH
August 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson, Haywood Elementary, East Side and Haywood Middle School

Haywood High School – Class of 2020 – Freshman Orientation – August 4 – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Lunch will be provided. All freshmen and parents are encouraged to attend.


Haywood County Schools Supply Lists

AECC Supply List 2016-2017

HES First and Second Grade Supply List 2016-2017

HES Third Grade Supply List 2016-2017

East Side Supply List 2016-2017

HMS Supply List 2016-2017

HHS Supply List 2016-2017



There is a new procedure for students that ride Haywood County School buses. You MUST complete a Registration for Busing form for the 2016-2017 school year. The forms are available at each school and the Central Office (900 East Main Street, Brownsville, TN 38012). Each student riding a bus must have a form completed before they will be assigned to a bus.

Download the Registration for Busing Form as a printable PDF file

The forms required:

  • a current photo of the student
  • information about any special needs or medical conditions the driver needs to be aware of
  • location of any alternative address that the student may be riding to or from
  • name and phone number of the responsible adult at the alternative location
  • several emergency contacts

This form must be completed and submitted no later than July 22, 2016 for students to begin riding HCS school buses on the first day of school in August, 2016. After that date, typically expect a 3 working day lead time before students are assigned to a bus.

For additional information, call the HCS Transportation Department (731) 772-9613.


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Haywood Varsity Football 2016 Schedule

Useful Information

Haywood County Schools is the website that Includes links to individual K-12 schools and the early childhood education program.


Superintendent of Haywood County Schools, Teresa Russell welcomes pupils back for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Meet the Board

Meet the Board members responsible for overseeing the running of Haywood Schools.

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School Board Agenda

Haywood County Schools Board Meetings where our school Agenda is discussed.

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Meet the Administration

Names and contact details for everyone responsible for the Haywood County Schools system.

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School Calendar

View useful information such as school breaks and progress reports forall 14 of the schools in within Haywood County.

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Healthier Haywood Meals

Nutrition standards for school meals require that students must select at least ½ cup fruit and/or vegetable at breakfast and lunch.

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The Haywood County Board of Education is actively seeking teachers and other staff across the school system.

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Code of Ethics

Read our Code of Ethics which is bound by all teachers in the Haywood County Schools system.

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Federal Programs

Details on the federal programs of the Haywood County Schools system, including complaints, grievances, discrimination policies and more.

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Community Links

Links and contacts for the Mayor, Chamber of Commerce and Brownsville County.

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Curriculum & Instruction

The Office of Curriculum and Instruction assists district personnel in improving classroom instruction through the development, revision, and training of Tennessee State Standards.

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Coordinated School Health

Health advice by our school nurses, healthy and fun recipes for parents, kids and teenagers.

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News Archive

Links and contacts for the Mayor, Chamber of Commerce and Brownsville County.

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Details of libraries and resources available to our students.

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Details on transportation for students in the Haywood County district.

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Assessment Calendar

Details on the Haywood County Schools Assessment Calendar.

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Textbook List

View our Haywood County Schools textbook list.

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View the TNReady page with lots of helpful information and tips for parents and students.

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Haywood County Schools Technology Acceptable Use Policy

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Public Chapter 644

This document includes a summary of the state laws that provide explicit rights to parents, legal guardians, or students

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School Internet Policies

All students are subject to our School Internet Policy.

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Dress Code Policy

HCS District Standard Dress Code Policy

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School Board Policy

Haywood County Schools Board Policy can be seen here.

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According to State law TCA 49-6-5005, schools are to provide parents and guardians with information about meningococcal disease and the effectiveness of vaccination against meningococcal disease. Per the attached brochure, Meningococcal disease is a serious bacterial illness and is the leading cause of bacterial meningitis in children 2 through 18 years old in the United States. The good news is that a vaccine is available.