Cleveland City Schools' Activities For Week Of Dec. 4

Monday, December 4, 2017

Week of December 4


Mayfield Christmas Chorus Program will be Monday, 6:00 pm at the Lee University Conn Center. All students, family members, and the community are invited to attend this special evening. For more information contact Randall Stephens, 423-472-4541, rstephens@clevelandschools.org
 

The E.L. Ross Boot Scootin' Book Fair will be open all this week. Special events planned during the week include:

  • Book Fair extended hours on Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 pm. 
  • Christmas Show Choir Performance, Tuesday, 6:00 pm
  • Family Ornament MakingTuesday, 6:30-7:30 pm
  • Grandparents' Breakfast and Book Fair, Thursday, 7:30-8:30 am

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The Denning Center hosts Coffee with the Counselor on Tuesday, 7:30-8:30 am. Parents/guardians can drop in and discuss important topics related to their student and check on their progress. Coffee, tea, and donuts are provided. For more information contact Blair Deacon-Smith, 423-339-0902, bdeacon@clevelandschools.org.
 

Blythe-Bower Elementary String Ensemble Concert will be Tuesday, 2:15 pm. Parents and guests are invited to attend. For more information contact Joel Barnes, 423-479-5121, jbarnes@clevelandschools.org
 

Join E. L. Ross Elementary  for the Ross Give Back Event at Chili's on Tuesday. Enjoy lunch or dinner at the Cleveland Chili's and tell your server that you are representing E.L. Ross. Chili's will give back a portion of your sale to the school PTO. For more information contact Lisa Earby, 423-479-7274, learby@clevelandschools.org.
 

Blythe-Bower Elementary Rockin Bobcat Band Concert will be Wednesday, 2:15 pm. Parents and guests are invited to attend. For more information contact Joel Barnes, 423-479-5121, jbarnes@clevelandschools.org.
 

Yates Primary 1st grade classes present the ABC's of Christmas on Thursday, 2:00 pm. Families are invited for this holiday performance. For more information contact Mike Collier, 423-479-1723, mcollier@clevelandschools.org.
 

Cleveland Middle School and Cleveland High School Band Concerts will be Thursday starting at 6:30 pm at the Cleveland Middle School gym. Families and friends are invited to hear the bands perform holiday favorites. 

  • 6:30 pm - 6th Grade Band
  • 7:15 pm - 7th Grade Band
  • 8:00 pm - 8th Grade Band
  • 8:20 pm - CHS Band

 

Blythe-Bower Elementary will host the All Pro Dad Breakfast on Friday, 7:40 am. All students and fathers are invited to attend this monthly breakfast program. For more information contact Laura Murray, 423-479-5121, lmurray@clevelandschools.org.
 

PTO Meetings:

  • E. L. Ross - Tuesday, 6:00 pm

  


TBI Announces 2019 Missing Children's Day Poster Contest

Girl Scouts Of The Southern Appalachians To Hold Free STEM Workshops At Chattanooga State Community College

Cannon Named 2018 Alum Of The Year For Lee’s Division Of Adult Learning


The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all fifth graders from across the state to participate in 2019 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest The annual contest, sponsored ... (click for more)

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Rodney Cannon was awarded the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award for Lee University’s Division of Adult Learning at a Homecoming department breakfast on Nov. 3. “Rodney returned to Lee University ... (click for more)


Student Scene

TBI Announces 2019 Missing Children's Day Poster Contest

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all fifth graders from across the state to participate in 2019 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest The annual contest, sponsored by the United States Department of Justice, strives to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring missing children home safely, while highlighting the importance of proactive education ... (click for more)

Girl Scouts Of The Southern Appalachians To Hold Free STEM Workshops At Chattanooga State Community College

The United States STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) gap is widening each year. In an article published by U.S. News and World Report in August 2018, statistics were cited that projected the STEM gap in manufacturing alone would lead to 2 million unfilled jobs by 2025. Together, Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians (GSCSA) and Chattanooga State Community College ... (click for more)

Breaking News

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Opinion

Thanks To First Volunteer Bank

Thank you to the Highway 58 branch of First Volunteer Bank. On behalf of the Ernie Pyle Chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, I would like to express our appreciation to the manager and staff of the HIghway 58 Branch of First Volunteer Bank for putting on a Veterans Day lunch in the lobby of your bank on Friday, Nov. 9. It was a cold and rainy day and Army, Marines ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Lamar Rants

Being a child of the South, I’ve marveled at our funny sayings for all of my life. I’ve been at a football game and heard a disgruntled fan in the stands say of his team’s quarterback, “That boy couldn’t play dead in a cowboy movie.” I’ve been at the Sunday supper table and heard, “I’m of a mind each one of his sermons is better than the next.” And I’ve sat in a Saturday morning ... (click for more)