Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Sept. 24

Monday, September 24, 2018

Week of September 24


George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Take Your Parent to PE Week. Parents are invited to join their student in PE on Tuesday and Thursday during school hours. Parents and students can also participate in a PE class on Thursday night, 6:00-7:00 pm. Promoting an active lifestyle is a goal of PE. If we can involve our families and not just our students, we know that being active will become important for everyone! For more information contact Mindy Kiser, 423-476-8246, mkiser@clevelandschools.org.
 

Cleveland High School Theater Department presents The Man Who Came to DinnerThis is a brilliantly witty madcap play, which manages to combine the sophistication of great comedic literature, the frenetic energy of the silliest farce, and a genuine sweetheart into one of the most beloved comedies of the American theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information click here or contact Don Markham, theater director at Cleveland High School, dmarkham@clevelandschools.org.  

Show Times:

  • Friday, September 28, 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 29, 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, September 30, 2:00 pm
  • Monday, October 1, 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 2, 7:00 pm   

All performances will be held in the Betsy Vines Memorial Theater at Cleveland High School. 
 

Ross/Yates Fall Festival will be Thursday, 5:30-7:30 pm. Students and their families will have a fun, memorable night with activities and games such as nine holes of golf, face painting, Zorb Balls, and more. Click here for more information on dinner and ticket costs.
 

The Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Career Awareness Fair at Cleveland State Community College on Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Eighth grade students from Cleveland Middle will be joining with those from Ocoee Middle and Lake Forest Middle to receive a hands-on look at the world of work.  They will learn the traits and skills that are important for many different careers and occupations in an effort to help them prepare for their futures. For more information contact Luz Price, 423-479-9641, lprice@clevelandschools.org
 


Wnuk Presents At ACA Conference

Lee University student Kelly Wnuk, a senior anthropology major from Chattanooga, presented at the Appalachian College Association Annual Summit held in Kingsport, Tn. Ms. Wnuk was invited to present her findings after she was awarded a Ledford Scholarship from the ACA to conduct original research during the summer of 2018, under the supervision of Dr. Arlie Tagayuna, associate ... (click for more)

CSCC To Host Career Community Major Discovery Event

Cleveland State Community College is hosting a Career Community Major Discovery Event on campus next Wednesday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the George L. Mathis Student Center. This event is designed to assist both current and prospective students in choosing a major and what path or “career community” will be best-suited for them. Participants will be able to meet with faculty, ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Police Investigating Shooting That Victim Says Happened A Week Ago

Chattanooga Police responded to a local hospital on Friday evening after a person arrived with a gunshot wound.   The injured man told police he was shot on Thursday, Oct. 11. He said he was shot while on the dance floor of a club somewhere along Brainerd Road.   If you have any information about the incident, call Chattanooga Police at 423-698-2525. You ... (click for more)

Corker Doubtful On Latest Saudi Version Of Death Of Writer At Consulate In Istanbul

Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Friday expressed doubt about Saudi Arabia’s claims regarding the death of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and columnist for The Washington Post. He said, “The story the Saudis have told about Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance continues to change with each passing day, so we should not assume their ... (click for more)

Rhonda Thurman Was On Target On The Magnet Schools

I can remember Rhonda Thurman telling the other members of the School Board that she would love to go to Las Vegas with certain parents that won the right to go to a Magnet School because they beat all odds.  She also called Magnet Schools"Private Schools" long before anyone else did.  It is truly amazing what some people won't or don't hear.  I hope some ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Who Do You Trust?

About this time last month a 25-year-old kid with a fresh degree in “public policy” left me a phone call hoping to get my views. Joda Thongnopnua is the Democratic candidate for the State House in District 30 and he is like a load of other erstwhile politicians in my experience who I’ve never heard of but “really want to meet me” … this with less than a month before they “really” ... (click for more)