Kingsport’s Academic Awards

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Elementary School Zone Map (2009)

Middle School Zone Map (2009)

All city students are zoned to attend Dobyns-Bennett High School

Kingsport named Tennessee School Board of the Year (2008) 

Kingsport Board of Education President Susan Lodal Awarded (2008) 

D-B Student named Presidential Scholar (2009)

D-B Team Places in State Science Olympiad (2009)

D-B Culinary Program Named Top 100 Nationally (2009)

D-B Students Place in National Spanish Exam (2009)

D-B Student Places in Top 10 in State Math Contest  (2008)

6 D-B Students Named National Merit Semi-Finalists  (2008)

 2007 Highlights

  • Dobyns-Bennett Students Earn Top Honors On National Latin Exam
  • Robinson Middle School Students Achieve Honors in State Math and Science Competitions
  • Members of the Dobyns-Bennett Business Professionals of America organization recently participated in a state competition, receiving several first place awards.
  • Tennessee School Boards Association Board of Directors has presented Roosevelt Elementary School with an Award for Excellence in Education Programs.
  • Three Kingsport City Schools teachers recognized for outstanding achievements in the classroom (Washington Elem, Jefferson Elem, D-B High)
  • Dobyns-Bennett High School Career and Technical Director Dean Blevins was recently recognized as the Tennessee Director of the Year for Career and Technical Education.
  • Team of Dobyns-Bennett High School students named champion of the 23rd annual Scholar’s Bowl competition to be broadcast on East Tennessee Public Television.
  • Kingsport City Schools welcomed two Russian physicians as they toured school clinics.
  • Washington Elementary School Early Childhood Learning Center earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
  • Groundbreaking for John Adams Elementary Held
  • Two Dobyns-Bennett High School students have been named as semi-finalists for the 2008 National Merit and National Achievement Scholarship program.
  • Kingsport City Schools Featured in Education Week Magazine
  • Dobyns-Bennett Students Place in National French Competition