Final Zoning for
Liberty Creek Schools
Frequently Asked Questions
Liberty Creek Elementary: ZONE MAP
Liberty Creek Middle and High School: ZONE MAP
Please be aware that the Elementary School zone is different from the Middle and High School zones.
On Tuesday, November 16th, our School Board approved the final zoning for the Liberty Creek schools. All students in the zoned areas will be required to attend their assigned school beginning with the 2022/23 school year. Rising seniors (current juniors) will be allowed to choose whether to stay at their current high school or attend Liberty Creek. All other students will be rezoned to Liberty Creek Schools.
Q: When will these new zoning lines take effect?
A: The new zoning will begin when the Liberty Creek schools open in the Fall of 2022.
Q: Will the Liberty Creek schools open on time?
A: Construction on all Liberty Creek schools is currently on schedule for each building to open in the fall of 2022.
Q: What are the start times for the Liberty Creek Schools?
A: With the final zoning now completed, our staff will now begin the bus routing process for the Liberty Creek Schools. School start times will be set and shared publicly once made. We anticipate that to occur in January.
Q: My student has been rezoned to Liberty Creek, but I would like to stay in my current zoned school. Can my student stay in their current zoned school?
A: Rising seniors (current juniors) will be allowed to choose whether to stay at their current high school or attend Liberty Creek. All other students will be rezoned to Liberty Creek Schools.
Q: I do not live in the rezoning area but would like my student to attend a Liberty Creek School. Will any Liberty Creek school be accepting out-of-zone requests?
A: Due to a recent change in state law, schools with available capacity for out-of-zone requests will use a lottery system instead of the prior zoning application process. Further information about how to apply for this lottery will be shared in January.
Q: When will my high school student register for classes?
A: All Liberty Creek schools will follow the same registration dates and timelines as other Sumner County schools.
Q: Will Liberty Creek High School offer the same classes as my current zoned school?
A: Liberty Creek High School will offer a full complement of high school courses including multiple AP courses and CTE opportunities. Further information regarding course offerings will be shared prior to high school registration.
Q: What sports will be available at Liberty Creek. When will tryouts be held?
A: All TSSAA sanctioned high school sports will be offered. Following TSSAA rules, tryouts will begin after the 21/22 school year has ended. Further information about athletics and TSSAA eligibility rules will be shared in the spring.
Q: When will the staff/ coaches at the Liberty Creek Schools be announced?
A: The hiring process for Liberty Creek Schools will begin in January 2022. Staffing and coaching hires will be announced as they are finalized.
Q: How will further information regarding the Liberty Creek Schools be communicated in the future?
A: Further information regarding the Liberty Creek schools will be shared on the Sumner County Schools website, our district Facebook page and/or the Facebook accounts for each individual school. Please check this page for future updates. Information regarding registration times and dates will be communicated directly with eligible students prior to registration.