Students who did not attend school in the Rhea County School System during the 2019-2020 school year, and students who will be changing schools in the Rhea County School System in 2020-2021 school year, can register early by going to their respective school.

Frazier Elementary will hold registration Monday, July 27, through Thursday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Registration for Graysville Elementary will be held Monday, July 27, through Thursday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Rhea Central Elementary will hold registration beginning Monday, July 27, through Thursday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Rhea Middle School students will register from Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Registration for Spring City Elementary School will be held Monday, July 27, through Thursday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Spring City Middle School students will register from Monday, July 20, to Friday, July 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rhea County High School students are asked to call the school at 285-6833 or email the registrar, Susan Jones, at joness@rheacounty.org to make an appointment to register.

For questions directed towards the RCHS class counselors, they can be reach via email:

Freshmen: Ann Barnett, barnetta@rheacounty.org

Sophomores: Heather Dye dyeh@rheacounty.org

Juniors: Amy Wood, wooda@rheacounty.org

Seniors: Connie Arnold, arnoldc@rheacounty.org

Excluded from the early registration are: Rising ninth graders who registered at Rhea County High School this spring, rising sixth graders for Rhea Middle and Spring City Middle schools who registered in the spring and kindergarten students who registered in the spring.

New students who had previously been enrolled in another school system last year are required to provide these items upon registration: A 2019-2020 report card; name, address and phone number of last school attended; immunization records; social security number; and proof of residence (most recent utility bill with correct physical address — not a post office box).

Students who will be entering school for the first time must bring their birth certificate or hospital record, immunization and medical record (green form), social security number and proof of residence. Kindergarten students must be five-years-old on or before Aug. 15, 2020.

Only incoming ninth-grade students should report to Rhea County High School on Friday, Aug. 5. Sixth grade students at Rhea Middle School will meet on Friday, Aug. 2, for Orientation in the RMS Little Theatre and seventh and eighth grade students will meet in the gymnasium lobby to receive their class schedules. Spring City Middle School sixth, seventh and eighth grade students will report on Friday Aug. 5, to pick up their class schedules. No bus transportation will be provided on Aug. 5 at any school.

All students will report for the first full day of classes on Monday, Aug. 7, 2020. Buses will provide transportation on that day.

Anyone with questions may call Frazier Elementary (775-7854), Graysville Elementary (775-7850) Rhea Central Elementary (775-7842), Spring City Elementary (365-6451), Rhea Middle (775-7821), Spring City Middle (365-9105), Rhea County High School (285-6833) or the Rhea County Department of Education (775-7813).

Also visit www.rheacounty.org or the Rhea County Schools, Rhea Middle School or Rhea County High School Facebook pages for more information.