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TWO NEW SCHOOLS OFFERING BIBLE HISTORY
Sale Creek Middle/High School and Red Bank High School will be adding a Bible history elective at the start of the 2017-2018 school year.
Helping Our Students to Be Culturally Literate
Bible history provides students with a level of cultural literacy that helps give them a well-rounded education.
Challenging Students' Worldview
In the midst of a destructive worldview which has gained so much acceptance with young people, Bible history classes are offering students a different perspective.
Hamilton Co. Receives $1 Million Gift for Bible History Classes
Community generosity makes possible the study of the Bible as an elective to thousands of public school students, at no cost to taxpayers.
A Chattanooga Tradition in its 95th Year
Since 1922, public school students in Hamilton County, TN, have enjoyed the opportunity to study history’s most influential book, at no cost to taxpayers.
Hamilton County Bible History Teachers, 2016-2017
Hamilton County public schools are served by a dedicated team of qualified Bible history teachers. (Photo by Rachel Douglass)

BIBLE HISTORY CLASSES IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS TO HAVE A VIEWPOINT NEUTRAL, FOUNDATIONAL STUDY – AT NO COST TO TAXPAYERS – OF ONE OF THE CORNERSTONE TEXTS OF WORLD HISTORY, HELPING STUDENTS BE CULTURALLY LITERATE AND BETTER EQUIPPED TO THRIVE AND CONTRIBUTE TO A GLOBAL WORLD.

"The teacher ... has taught me not to be dishonest. I have also learned a lot from the story of the temptation of Jesus."

- Hunter, Bible history student, Hamilton County Schools

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