Cleveland City Schools' Activities For Week Of Oct. 23

Monday, October 23, 2017

Blythe-Bower Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon/College Week with a variety of school spirit days. Students and staff will celebrate healthy choices and looking forward to a bright future. For more information contact Laura Murray, 423-479-5121, lmurray@clevelandschools.org.

 

 Mayfield Elementary hosts Dad's Night on Monday, 5:30-7:30 pm. Students and their dads (or significant adult) are invited to this multi-cultural night.The title of this event is Dad and I Explore the Country of Ireland and will include art, music, and food related to Irish culture. For more information contact Randy Stephens, 423-472-4541rstephens@clevelandschools.org

 

Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts the Mix 104.1 Morning Show Live Broadcast on Wednesday, starting at 7:00 am. The students and teachers of Arnold will be highlighted on the radio all morning.
 

Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Creative Discovery Museum Family Health Night on Thursday, 5:30-7:00 pm. Jump into healthy habits! Concoct a healthy recipe, get grossed out by your bodily functions and assess your well-being. Families have fun together while exploring healthy habits. For more information contact Marsha Wallace, 423-472-2241, mwallace@clevelandschools.org
 

Cleveland High School partners with the Chamber of Commerce for Senior Interviews on Friday, 8:30 am - 11:00 pm.  Local business professionals will conduct mock job interviews.  Seniors submit resumes and receive feedback from the professionals. For more information contact Whitney Harden, 423-478-1113, wharden@clevelandschools.org
 

E. L. Ross Elementary and Donald P. Yates Primary Schools host Scream on the Green, Friday, starting at 7:00 pm. Students and their families are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to watch Trolls on the big screen outdoors. Click here for more information.
 

Cleveland Middle School hosts the Trail of Terror on Saturday, 7:30-9:30ish pm, weather permitting. The community is invited to this haunted house/trail as the CMS coaches dress up as MonStars on the CMS Nature Trail. Tickets are $5, and proceeds benefit the athletic department. For more information contact Scott Carroll, 423-479-9641, scarroll@clevelandschools.org.
 

Parent/Teacher Conferences:

  • Blythe-Bower Elementary - Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • E. L. Ross Elementary - Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • George R. Stuart Elementary - Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Mayfield Elementary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Yates Primary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Cleveland Middle School - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm


Athletic Training Students Present At ASEATA

Lee University athletic training students presented at the Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association annual Athletic Training Student Symposium in Atlanta.  “To have our students chosen to present at SEATA to over 900 AT undergraduate and graduate peers and faculty is a huge honor for our students and program,” said Dr. Taz Kicklighter, director of Lee’s athletic training ... (click for more)

Lee To Welcome Film Scholar To Campus

Lee University Department of Communication Arts will host Dr. Terry Lindvall, a film scholar who will explore the way the sacred can inform the comic, on Tuesday. The lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Communication Arts Building, Room 114.  Dr. Lindvall, the C. S. Lewis chair of communication and Christian thought at Virginia Wesleyan College, will present “Hollywood ... (click for more)

Daisy Elementary Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Daisy Elementary School was evacuated on Friday, after a threatening message about a bomb was found on a wall. The school was emptied immediately, and public safety personnel responded to inspect the building.  The students were taken to the gym at Soddy Daisy High and provided with food as they waited to re-enter the building.   Children and teachers were ... (click for more)

Initiative Launches In Support Of Signal Mountain’s Water System; Tennessee-American Says It Has Long Provided Clean Water To Signal

A citizen committee is urging Signal Mountain "to be vocal and choose local" in the imminent water department sale. The local group formed “Be Vocal. Choose Local.” after the town of Signal Mountain voted last May to initiate a Request for Proposals for the acquisition of its water department.  The committee urges the town to sell its water system to Walden’s Ridge Utility ... (click for more)

Reflections On Billy Graham

Sandra and I are saddened this morning after learning of the death of Billy Graham. We rejoice today, because Mr. Graham once said "It will be reported that Billy Graham has died, but that won't be the truth. He said the truth is that he had only moved to a new location".  I remember when we named 15th Street as Billy Graham Avenue, his daughter Gigi came for the dedication ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We’re The Angriest State

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