Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Oct. 15

Monday, October 15, 2018

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

  • Tuesday, 5:00-8:00 pm
  • Thursday, 5:00-8:00 pm

For more information contact Hilary Reid, hreid@clevelandschools.org
 

E. L. Ross Elementary hosts Visiting Author Chris Rumble on Tuesday. He will provide programs for students in the library during school hours. At 6:00 pm, the Ross PTO is sponsoring his Reading Pep Rally program for families. This is all to kickoff our Ross Reading Challenge. Students will be reading over 1 million minutes from October to March. If they reach their goal, there will be an event involving Principal Earby and SLIME. For more information contact Rachel Stewart, rstewart@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 Hotel Transylvania 3 on the big screen outdoors. Click here for more information.
 

Parent/Teacher Conferences:

  • Arnold Memorial - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Cleveland Middle School - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm

PTO Meetings:

  • Mayfield - Tuesday, 4:00 pm
  • Arnold - Tuesday, 5:45 pm

John P. Franklin, Sr. 2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

2 McCallie Seniors Attend Intel International Science And Engineering Fair In Arizona


The John P. Franklin, Sr. Achievement Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 by the Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga to honor his extraordinary life and achievements. Mr. John P. Franklin, Sr. ... (click for more)

Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain ... (click for more)

McCallie once again scored well in the Chattanooga Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at UTC, and one project earned two seniors a trip in May to the Intel International Science and Engineering ... (click for more)


Student Scene

John P. Franklin, Sr. 2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced

The John P. Franklin, Sr. Achievement Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 by the Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga to honor his extraordinary life and achievements. Mr. John P. Franklin, Sr. was the first African-American elected official, and was a leader in the Chattanooga community for over 60 years. "His legacy has touched and molded the lives of many as an educator, entrepreneur, ... (click for more)

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain Battlefield. This year the park will conduct its Chickamauga Battlefield camp from Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12 and will meet each day at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Person Pulled From Burning Home On Airport Road Saturday Morning

A person was pulled from a burning home on Airport Road on Saturday morning. Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to 900 Airport Road Lot #92 on a residential structure fire with entrapment at approximately 9 a.m. Incident Commander Lieutenant Jack Babb reported fire and smoke showing upon arrival. Two residents had exited the structure prior to firefighters arrival, but ... (click for more)

Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department Saves Boat From Fire Saturday Afternoon

The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department saved a million-dollar boat Saturday afternoon. A boat owner called 911 reporting a boat fire located at the Chattanooga Yacht Club at 9400 North Hickory Valley Road. The Dallas Bay VFD responded by boat and arrived on the scene reporting smoke and flames in the engine area. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire due to 900 gallons ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying

Dear Dr. Johnson, The campaign central at HCDE headquarters needs a Tennessee Little Hatch Act study time and education. The heart of the issue is that HCDE utilized our tax dollars to lobby against vouchers with employee time, equipment, and lobby payments. Here is my point, I supported ESA vouchers for Hamilton County, and so did a lot of families that desired parental ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

With all due reverence and respect for Memorial Day this Monday, The Saturday Funnies knows that those who gave their lives to preserve our freedom deserve not our laughter, but our warm memories of their devotion to our country and our fellow troops. But if you were to venture into a VFW this weekend, or come across two or more of our heroes sharing a toast, it is a safe bet ... (click for more)