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

Lee School Of Nursing To Run Mass Casualty Drill

Williams Elected To Leadership Of Tennessee Theatre Association

Lee School Of Music Alum Accepted To Fellowship


The Lee University School of Nursing will conduct a mass casualty emergency drill on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 1-5 p.m. This will be an educational event that includes not only the SON, but the ... (click for more)

Lee University’s Dr. Christine Williams has been elected to positions of leadership with the Tennessee Theatre Association. Dr. Williams first entered the TTA in 2016, serving as an East Tennessee ... (click for more)

Lee University alum Chris Oglesby has been accepted as a 2019 Adler Fellow with the San Francisco Opera Center. Mr. Oglesby will begin his fellowship in January 2019. The Adler Fellowship ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Lee School Of Nursing To Run Mass Casualty Drill

The Lee University School of Nursing will conduct a mass casualty emergency drill on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 1-5 p.m. This will be an educational event that includes not only the SON, but the Athletic Training Department, communications (journalism) and drama departments, psychology department, and the School of Religion. Students and faculty from across the Lee Campus will ... (click for more)

Williams Elected To Leadership Of Tennessee Theatre Association

Lee University’s Dr. Christine Williams has been elected to positions of leadership with the Tennessee Theatre Association. Dr. Williams first entered the TTA in 2016, serving as an East Tennessee representative. Shortly thereafter, she stepped into the chair position of TTA’s Theatre for Youth, coordinating events which hosted hundreds of children and youth at annual TTA conferences. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Truck Driver Charged In Death Of Another Truck Driver In Head-On Crash Near Trenton

A tractor-trailer driver from Pennsylvania was charged on Friday in the death of another truck driver. The Dade County Sheriff's Office said Gustavo Rodriguez-Pagan was driving on Interstate 59 near Trenton when a head-on crash occurred. His vehicle crossed the median and struck another tractor-trailer. Authorities said they found Rodriguez-Pagan walking around the accident ... (click for more)

Girl Injured In 5-Vehicle Crash On I-24 Near Wildwood Exit

A young girl was critically injured in a five-car crash on I-24 in Dade County on Saturday. The accident was near Exit 169 at Wildwood. Authorities said a roll-back tow truck that was hauling two vehicles struck a van with a family inside. The van then struck three other vehicles. The wreck happened just before noon. The girl was found unresponsive in the van. (click for more)

Opinion

HES Can't Be Matched, Replicated Or Cheaply Duplicated

As a volunteer at the Humane Educational Society for four years, I have first-hand knowledge of the work this organization does and the conditions it has to overcome to do it. The 118-year-old facility in which the administration, staff and volunteers work every day is at the end of its road. A new shelter space is more than warranted. The good news is that there are county funds ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Thanksgiving Opener

Ever so often my dear friend Dale Brown, the former LSU basketball coach, will include me as he shares his wonderful thoughts, occasional devotions, and glittering ideas how we should be our best every day. Dale is an expert at motivation yet he’s got a friend whose insight I’ve grown to adore. When Dale was at LSU, he signed a stunning basketball player named Johnny O’Bryant III ... (click for more)