Knox Doss Middle School at Drakes Creek

1338 Drakes Creek Road Hendersonville, TN 37075

Phone (615) 824-8383
Fax (615) 824-8448
School hours 7:30am to 2:30 pm

Principal: Mike Hayes
Assistant Principal: Michele Rogers




Parents and Students, please pay attention to the following announcements:

6th grade orientation will be April 28th at 6:30. In addition, the PTO will also be here selling spirit wear and gym sets!

In addition, the Book Fair is also at KDDC!

It will be open April 28 from 6-8pm and everyday during school.
The book fair ends Friday, May 6.

Spring Drama Performance

Beauty and the Beast will be presented on Thursday May, 5th at 7pm, Friday May 6th at 7pm and Sunday, May 8th at 2pm...
All shows are at KDDC and $5 for general admission.....
Contact Mr. Pineiro for further information.

Boys Basketball Tryouts
Monday May 9th-Wednesday May 11
*There will be a 1st Cut on Monday the 11th
* In order to tryout, you must have a completed
PHYSICAL and turned in to Coach Dugger or Coach Cothron.

Important Upcoming Dates

Monday, May 9: 8th Grade Field Trip & Band Trip - Whitten and Brown Elementary

Wednesday, May 11: Band Trip – Burrus Elementary

Thursday, May 12: PBS Field Trip

Friday, May 13: Field Day

Monday, May 16: 8th Grade Vol State Trip

Tuesday, May 17: 6th Grade Awards (1:00 – 2:00)

Wednesday, May 18: 6th Grade Field Trip & Beta Club/Student Council Field Trip

Thursday, May 19: 7th Grade Awards (9:30 – 10:30)

Friday, May 20: 8th Grade Breakfast / Awards (8:30 – 9:30)

Tuesday, May 24th
1, 2, 3 exams, 4-8 review.
We will follow the regular lunch schedule.

Wednesday, May 25th
4, 5, 6 exams, 7 and 8 review, 1-3 periods.
We will eat lunch during 1st period class.
Students with notes may be permitted to leave after 8th period (11:31 am) at the earliest. However, this is still considered a full school day.

Thursday, May 26th
7 and 8 exams, 1 – 6 periods.
Students with notes may be permitted to leave after 8th period (9:04 am) at the earliest. However, this is still considered a full school day.

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Under a Tennessee immunization requirement, children entering 7th grade are required to have a Tdap and Varicella (chickenpox) booster.
The Hendersonville Clinic of the Sumner County Health Department can give you more information at 824-0552.


We do not tolerate bullying in our school. If you think you are being bullied, please fill out this confidential for so that it may be addressed!

Online Bullying Form

Social Media


KDDC is proud to be connected to parents and students via social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Please feel free to follow our school on these forms of social media, but students please remember to allow your teachers to have their own private Facebook profiles where they can communicate with their own family and friends. Once you have graduated, please "Friend" request them at that time to prevent any social media awkwardness before then!


Teachers at KDDC are implementing BYOD at our school to further enhance student learning! If you should have any questions concerning your student bringing their devices to school, please contact their teacher about how the device will be implemented into their classroom.

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Best of Hendersonville Awards

Knox Doss Middle School has been selected for the 2014 Best of Hendersonville Awards for K-12 Schools!