See how Williamson County Schools, Franklin Special School District compare to neighboring districts, state data

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Williamson County is home to two school districts: Williamson County Schools and Franklin Special School District. See how each district compares to state and local data in enrollment, demographics and salary levels.






By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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Early voting for the Nov. 3 election runs through Oct. 29. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Williamson County early voting numbers surpass 2016 total turnout

With just one more day left of early voting, the number of ballots cast in Williamson County has already exceeded the total turnout in 2016.

Less than a week ahead of the Nov. 3 Election Day, Cihan Varol, an associate professor with Sam Houston State University's Cyber Forensics Intelligence Center, shared insight on foreign election hacking and what it means for voters. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Q&A: Sam Houston State University cyber forensics intelligence expert talks foreign election hacking ahead of Nov. 3

"There is a very slim chance that the hackers can change vote count, but they can definitely influence people to believe that they did manipulate it," Cihan Varol said. "If election fraud is going to happen, it'll be because of disinformation."

District officials have said that none of Williamson County Schools' 49 campuses are approved for political gatherings. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County Schools cautions against using campuses for political parades

District officials have said that none of Williamson County Schools' 49 campuses are approved for political gatherings.

Residents are working to organize a new event this year after the annual Christmas parade held by the Kiwanis Club of Franklin was canceled. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Residents organizing Christmas parade in downtown Franklin

City staff is working to ensure that guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Tennessee Pledge, as well as the county’s mask mandate, will be followed.

The studio offers a number of different yoga courses. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Free Flow Yoga now open in Berry Farms

The studio offers a number of different yoga courses.

The store opened this fall inside the CoolSprings Galleria. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)
Offline by Aerie now open in CoolSprings Galleria

The store is the first brick-and-mortar location for the company.

Williamson County is currently seeing a second rise in active cases. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Active cases of coronavirus in Williamson County now over 700; mask mandate goes into effect Oct. 24

The county has also seen nine deaths and seven new hospitalizations this week, according to the Tennessee Department of Health.

The partnership is slated to end next year, which will allow Williamson County to search for new pediatric care options. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson Medical Center will not renew children’s hospital partnership with Vanderbilt

The partnership is slated to end next year, which will allow Williamson County to search for new pediatric care options.

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Williamson County Schools gets flex days and more top news from the week

Read popular news from the Nashville area from the past week.

Pinspiration will open in late October. (Courtesy Pexels)
Pinspiration to open studio in Brentwood

The Pinterest-inspired studio offers a space for craft projects, parties and more.