Oak Ridge Schools Start This Week, Others Soon After

Oak Ridge City Schools will be back in session beginning on Wednesday, July 28. Officials ask everyone to remember to keep an eye out in school zones and crosswalks. Stay alert and slow down.

This year, students will be dismissed early on Wednesdays. On Thursday, July 29, students in grades K-4 will follow the Wednesday early dismissal times.

Clinton City School students will return to class on Monday, August 9th for a half-day of classes, with dismissal at 11:30 am. The first full day of school for students in the city school system will be Tuesday, August 10th.

Students in the Anderson County Schools will return to the classroom in staggered fashion between Monday, August 9th and Wednesday the 11th. The first full day of classes in Anderson County will be Thursday, August 12th.

Roane County and Morgan County Schools will return on Wednesday, August 4th for a half-day of classes, with the first full day of school on Friday, August 6th.

About Brad Jones

Brad is the Owner/Operator of BBB TV 12, and has been with the company since August of 1996. Brad is a 1987 graduate of Coalfield High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Communications. He won the 1995 broadcast production student of the year award. Brad worked at Shop at Home, Inc. a home shopping network that was located in Knoxville, TN from 1993 - 1995 and then at Via TV (RSTV, Inc.) from 1995 - 1996. After some freelance work in Nashville, Brad joined the BBB Communications staff in August of 1996. A short stint at WVLT TV as a news photographer was in 2001, but he continued to work at BBB TV as well. Brad is married to Nicole Jenkins Jones, a 1990 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, who works at Oak Ridge Gastroenterology and Associates in Oak Ridge. They have 3 kids, Trevor Bogard, 27, Chandler 22, and Naomi 13. On December 12, 2013 they welcomed their first grandchild, Carter Ryan Bogard. Brad is also the assistant boys basketball coach at Coalfield High School for the past 11 years. In 2013-14 the Yellow Jackets won their first district title since 1991 and just the 4th in school history.

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