Special Announcements

Haywood Elementary announces
Greenhouse Garden 5K Walk/Run
Saturday, April 30

Click here for Application


Summer Express Program 2016

The Haywood County Schools Extended Learning Program announces its Summer Express Program 2016 running from May 23-June 3 at East Side Intermediate School. The times are 7:45 a.m. through noon, and the program is for students kindergarten through 8th grade. Click on the applications for students and teachers below.

Haywood Extended Learning Program Summer Application 2016 Student

Haywood Extended Learning Program Summer Teacher App 2016


TNReady Testing Schedule 2016

Click Here to view the schedule in PDF format



Class of 2016: 
Important Dates and Information for Tennessee Promise



HCS 2016-2017 Calendar



Glynn Bridgewater selected as HHS Teacher of the Year

February 3rd, 2012

Glynn Bridgewater has been selected by her fellow teachers at Haywood High School as Teacher of the Year. Ms. Bridgewater has taught all levels of English in grades 9-12, journalism (newspaper), ACT prep and Introduction to Fine Arts at Haywood High where she has been since 1977.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Bellhaven University and a M.A.T. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in English from the University of Memphis. She taught in Crawfordsville, Arkansas, for one year before coming to HHS.

She is a former member of Delta Kappa Gamma, a professional organization for teachers, the West Tennessee Council of Teachers of English, the Tennessee Council of Teachers of English, the National Council of Teachers of English and the Association of Supervision and Curriculum. She serves on the HHS Leadership Team and as an Instructional Facilitator at HHS. She was a fellow of the Greater Memphis Writing Project in the 1980s and conducted several in-service sessions on teaching writing. Ms. Bridgewater also served on the Professional Development Committee and has worked with that committee to design professional development activities for the HHS faculty. As the school’s Writing Center Director, she has developed materials and assisted teachers in developing writing activities for their classes. She has also been the supervising teacher for several student teachers.

In 1997 Ms. Bridgewater was selected as Haywood High School’s Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year. She has received commendations for her work with the Tennessee Academic Decathlon and was selected by students as a “Teacher Who Made a Difference” for 2009-2010 and 2010-2011. She is a member of the Wednesday Morning Musicale and the First Presbyterian Church. “My greatest contribution to my community is to do the best job I possibly can to help educate its young people,” Ms. Bridgewater said.