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




Important Upcoming Dates

Attention Knox Doss Middle School Parents: All prescription and non-prescription medications must be picked up from the school nurse by either a parent or guardian by May 26th. Any medication not picked up by this time will be destroyed. Thanks for your cooperation in this matter.

Also, all library books and fines/fees must be turned in ASAP!

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!

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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!


The Sumner County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities; and provides equal access to all programs and youth groups. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

Title IX Coordinators:

Ms. Katie Brown (if student to student), Safe Schools, Healthy Students Coordinator, 695 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN 37066, 615-451-6500,

Mr. Shawn Curtis (if adults are involved), Assistant Director for Human Resources. 695 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN 37066, 615-451-5226,

504 Coordinator:

Ms. Selena Elmore, SCS Section 504 District Coordinator, 695 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN 37066, 615-451-6598,