Curriculum and Instruction Department
Elementary Curriculum

Supervisor of Elementary Education-
Ray Fugate, Assistant Director of Schools
423-775-7812  fugater@rheacounty.org

Administrative Assistant-
Brenda Lewis  lewisb@rheacounty.org

The Office of Elementary Education oversees:
Frazier Elementary, Grades K-5
Graysville Elementary, Grades K-5
Rhea Central Elementary School, Grades K-5
Spring City Elementary School, Grade K-5

Operations include:

  • New employee processing for the elementary schools
  • Management of teacher evaluations
  • Teacher highly qualified issues
  • Elementary curriculum and testing
  • Elementary textbooks
  • All other aspects of elementary programs
Mr. Ray Fugate

Middle School Curriculum

Supervisor of Secondary Education-
Lori Derlak, Assistant Director of Schools

423-775-7812  derlakl@rheacounty.org



Mrs. Derlak oversees:

  • 6-12 Curriculum
  • District-Wide State Mandated and Local District Testing
  • Student, Teacher, Assessment & Accountability Data
 
Mrs. Lori Derlak

High School Curriculum

Supervisor of Secondary Education-
Bryant Collins, Assistant Director of Schools
423-775-7812 collinsb@rheacounty.org 



Mr. Collins oversees:

  • ACT Testing
  • RTI 
  • Secondary curriculum 
  • Secondary textbooks
  • All other aspects of secondary programs
 
Mr. Bryant Collins