Cleveland City Schools Activities For Week Of Dec. 11

Monday, December 11, 2017
Cleveland City Schools Board of Education will meet on Monday, at 5:30 p.m. in the Cleveland Middle School Theater. 
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Cleveland High School music department Winter Concert is Monday6:30 p.m. in the CHS commons area. This concert is free to the public and will feature our three choirs: Ebony and Ivory, Silhouettes, and Renaissance. For more information contact Chip Atha, 423-478-1113catha@clevelandschools.org
 
Cleveland High School Leadership IV students will present their final projects to the Board of Education on Tuesday at noon. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571,abyerly@clevelandschools.org.
 

George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Santa's Winter WorkshopTuesday, from 6-7:30 p.m. Students will create winter crafts with their parents, while enjoying a cup of hot cocoa. Santa Claus will also be present!Click here for more information or contact Richelle Shelton, 423-476-8246rshelton@clevelandschools.org.
 
Blythe-Bower hosts the 4th/5th Grade Christmas Concert on Tuesday, at 6:30 p.m. Parents and community are invited. For more information contact Joel Barnes, 423-479-5121jbarnes@clevelandschools.org
 
The Cleveland Middle School Choir Concerts are this week in the CMS theater. Families and friends are invited to hear the holiday favorites.
  • Tuesday7 p.m. - 7th Grade Choir
  • Tuesday7:30 p.m. - 8th Grade Choir
  • Wednesday10 a.m. - 6th Grade Choir
Yates Primary first grade classes celebrate Christmas Around the World on Wednesday,Thursday, and Friday. Students will rotate between classrooms to learn the different cultures and Christmas customs of other countries. For more information contact Rebecca Lay, rlay@clevelandschools.org
 
Cleveland City Schools Board of Education Site Committee meeting will be Wednesday, at 10 a.m. at the Administrative Office Building. Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571abyerly@clevelandschools.org
 
Cleveland Middle School hosts SheCares on Thursday, at 7 a.m. Students are encouraged to bring their mom or the special lady that fills her shoes to school for a light breakfast and guided bonding time together. For more information contact Luz Price, lprice@clevelandschools.org
 
Arnold Memorial and E. L. Ross School Nutrition Departments will prepare a traditional Christmas Lunch at each school on Thursday. Arnold invites families of PreK, 1st, 3rd, and 4th graders. Ross invites 5th grade families. 
 
Cleveland High School Renaissance Show Choir hosts Christmas with Renaissance on Friday,6:00 pm at Peerless Road Church. This dinner show is catered by Ceasars and tickets are $20.00/person or $10 for the show only. Come enjoy a delicious catered meal and enjoy the sounds of the season. Tickets can be purchased at the door or from any Renaissance member. For tickets or more information, contact Chip Atha, 423-478-1113catha@clevelandschools.org
 

PTO Meetings:

George R. Stuart - Thursday at 6 p.m.



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