Cleveland City Schools' Activities For Week Of Jan. 22

Monday, January 22, 2018

Cleveland High School Student Government Association celebrates Winter Week! Each day this week will be a themed dress up day including Ugly Sweater Day & Family Flannel Photo Day. The week culminates with a Winter Dance on Saturday night. For more information contact Michelle Harden, mharden@clevelandschools.org.
 

Cleveland High School invites you to Open House on Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm. Students and their families are invited to meet the second term teachers. For more information contact Whitney Harden, 423-478-1113, wharden@clevelandschools.org
 

Cleveland Middle School Chromebook Laptop Deployment will start this week. Parents and students can drop-in during any of the times below to pick up the student's new laptop. This first stage of the BLADE program provides laptops for every CMS student. 

  • Thursday, 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Friday, 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Saturday, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

For more information contact Leneda Laing, 423-479-9641, llaing@clevelandschools.org
 

George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Technology Troubleshooting Night on Thursday, 6:00-7:30 pm.  Parents are welcome to drop-in for help with PowerSchool, Dojo, Myon, MobyMax, and more. For more information contact Savannah Shell, sshell@clevelandschools.org.
 

E. L. Ross and Yates Primary host Mother/Son Night on Friday at the CHS Boys Basketball Games in Raider Arena. Boys and their moms are invited to the CHS basketball games - JV tips off at 6:00 pm and Varsity tips off at 7:30 pm. They will enjoy free admission, free popcorn & drink, photo booth, and more fun activities during the game. For more information contact Lisa Earby, 423-479-7274, learby@clevelandschools.org.


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

Hale Named 2018 Distinguished Alumnus For Lee School Of Business


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 ... (click for more)

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)

Hugh Hale was awarded the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award for Lee University’s School of Business at a department breakfast during Lee’s Homecoming. “Mr. Hale was selected for multiple reasons,” ... (click for more)


Student Scene

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)

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

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 Online to finish the degree he started several years ago. His pastoral, civic, and interpersonal skills enriched my classroom,” said Catherine Yaun, director of DAL curriculum development. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

City Council Considering Interim Ordinance Curbing Development Of Steep Slopes, Floodplains

The City Council is considering action soon on an interim ordinance curbing development of steep slopes and floodplains. The measure would limit development of slopes of 33 percent grade or more to 20 percent of those steep grades. It would allow no more than 51 percent of a floodplain to be developed. A large number of developers in the audience indicated they are strongly ... (click for more)

Chicago Drug Dealer Who Supplied Large Amount Of Heroin To Chattanooga Contacts Found Guilty By Federal Jury

A Chicago drug dealer who prosecutors said supplied a large amount of heroin to sources in Chattanooga was found guilty by a federal jury in Chattanooga on Tuesday. James Silas, 50, was convicted of conspiring to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin. Sentencing is set for April 24 at 2 p.m. by Judge Curtis Collier, who presided over the trial. Based on a prior drug ... (click for more)

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: It’s A Racist Thing

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)