Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Oct. 22

Monday, October 22, 2018

Week of October 22


Blythe-Bower Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon/College Week with a variety of school spirit days. Students and staff will celebrate healthy choices and looking forward to a bright future. Kids on the Block will provide programs on Wednesday for all grade levels. The Bridge will present to 4th and 5th grade on October 30th. For more information contact Laura Murray, 423-479-5121, lmurray@clevelandschools.org.

Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Science Night on Monday, 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria. The CHS Science National Honor Society will be leadingthis event.Come & enjoy a free night of "experimental"fun!We will be making ice cream sundaes and banana splits as an added treat. For more information contactMarsha Wallace, mwallace@clevelandschools.org.

Mayfield Elementary hostsDad's Nighton Tuesday, 5:30 -7:30 pm. Students and their dads(or significant adult) are invited to this multi-cultural night. The title of this event is La Notte Di Papa(Dad’s Night) and willinclude art, music, and food related to Italian culture. For more information contact Randy Stephens, 423-472-4541, rstephens@clevelandschools.org.

E. L. Ross Elementary willhost Spirit Night at Dos Bros on Wednesday. Mention Ross all day and they will receive 30% of purchases.For more information contact Lisa Earby, 423-479-7274, learby@clevelandschools.org.

Cleveland High School counselors will host a FAFSA Frenzy Financial Aid Help Session(Free Application for Federal Student Aide)for seniors and their families on Thursday, 2:00-5:00 pm in the CHS Library. For more information contact the counseling office, 423-476-1832.

George R. Stuart Elementary hostsScreen on the Green, Friday, starting at 6:00 pm. Students and their families are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to watch Hotel Transylvania on the big screen outdoors. Pizza, crafts, and facepainting start at 6:00 pm. Click herefor more information.

Blythe-Bower Elementary hosts a Fall Harvest Hoedown on Friday, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Students and their families will enjoy hayrides, music, games, crafts, food and more. Come join the fun! For more information, contact Linda Tyler 423-479-5121, ltyler@clevelandschools.org.

Cleveland Middle School hosts the Trail of Terror on Saturday, 7:00-9:00 pm, weather permitting. The community is invited to this haunted house/trail as the CMS coaches dress up asMonStars on the CMS Nature Trail. Tickets are $5, and proceeds benefit the athletic department. For more information contact Scott Carroll, 423-479-9641, scarroll@clevelandschools.org.

Parent Teacher Conferences:

  • Arnold Memorial - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Blythe-Bower Elementary - Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • E. L. Ross Elementary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • George R. Stuart Elementary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Yates Primary - Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm

PTO Meetings:

  • George R. Stuart Elementary - Thursday, 5:00 pm

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Students from a Bryan College Methods of Teaching Math class lead by Dr. Saynes hosted a Math Carnival at Rhea County Academy. As a class, they spent several weeks preparing various math activities ... (click for more)

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Student Scene

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Jerry Webb, manufacturing, electrical and plumbing systems teacher from Central High School, has won second place in the 2018 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence. Mr. Webb’s work with his classes in the area of renewable energy earned him the second place finish in the national contest. He was surprised with the news and a check for $50,000 during the ... (click for more)

Bryan College Students Host Math Carnival At Rhea County Academy

Students from a Bryan College Methods of Teaching Math class lead by Dr. Saynes hosted a Math Carnival at Rhea County Academy. As a class, they spent several weeks preparing various math activities to complete with the students. Each student chose a grade specific activity which could be played with RCA students at the Math Carnival. The Education students also had the opportunity ... (click for more)

Breaking News

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Opinion

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Roy Exum: When Coach Mike Gundy Went Off

Back in late September of 2007, a gutsy Oklahoma State football team had just won a wild 49-46 slugfest against previously unbeaten Texas Tech in Stillwater. In the loser’s locker room, this after OSU’s Zac Peterson drilled a 54-yard TD pass in the waning minute to come from behind, the soon-to-be legend Mike Leach tore his Red Raiders apart. I mean, the man with the lifelong obsession ... (click for more)