Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Dec. 3

Monday, December 3, 2018

Week of December 3


Cleveland City Schools Board of Education will meet on Monday, 5:30 pm at the Administrative Office Building. Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571, abyerly@clevelandschools.org
 

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 Book Fair will be open all this week. Special events planned during the week include:

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

Click here for more information. 

 

Blythe-Bower Elementary String Ensemble Concert will be Tuesday, 2:15 pm. Parents and guests are invited to attend. For more information contact Prisavia Croft, 423-479-5121, pcroft@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 Prisavia Croft, 423-479-5121, pcroft@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

 

George R. Stuart Elementary celebrates Hoops for Heart. Students have been learning basketball skills as well as learning about heart health and the work that the American Heart Association does for children. On Friday students will donate money and celebrate by duct taping Ms. Kiser and Mr Garcia to the wall in the afternoon.  For more information contact Mindy Kiser, mkiser@clevelandschools.org
 

Blythe-Bower Elementary hosts Family Christmas Dance and Fun Night on Friday, 6:00-8:00 pm.  Students and families are invited to the dance and crafts free of charge. Pictures with Santa are available for purchase as well as pizza, drinks and snack cakes.  Come join us for some Christmas fun! For more information contact Linda Tyler, 423-479-5121, ltyler@clevelandschools.org
 


Chattanooga State Announces Hamilton County Dean’s List

TDEC Announces Awardees For School Bus Replacement Grant Program

See Rock City Announces Hospitality And Tourism Institute With Howard School


Chattanooga State announces the following students from Hamilton County have attained Dean’s List status for the 2019 spring semester. Eligibility requirements to make the Dean’s List includes ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Wednesday announced that the following 39 entities will receive $8,854,685.42 in grant funding to support school bus replacement projects ... (click for more)

At Rock City on Tuesday, officials announced the installation of the See Rock City Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management at The Howard School, marking the partnership on the attraction’s ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Chattanooga State Announces Hamilton County Dean’s List

Chattanooga State announces the following students from Hamilton County have attained Dean’s List status for the 2019 spring semester. Eligibility requirements to make the Dean’s List includes students who have completed 12 or more hours of college-level work with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher for that semester. Students achieving this honor include: Uzma Aaqib, ... (click for more)

TDEC Announces Awardees For School Bus Replacement Grant Program

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Wednesday announced that the following 39 entities will receive $8,854,685.42 in grant funding to support school bus replacement projects across Tennessee: Bledsoe County Schools Lynch Bus Lines, LLC (services Knox County Schools) Bradford Special School District Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Bristol Tennessee ... (click for more)

Breaking News

One Of Athens Park Bloods RICO Defendants Gets 27 Months In Federal Prison On Gun Charge

Che'Anthony Cannon has been sentenced to serve 27 months in federal prison after being convicted of being a felon with a gun. Cannon, who is one of the Athens Park Bloods members charged in a RICO conspiracy in state court, appeared before Judge Curtis Collier. On Feb. 18, 2018, Chattanooga Police Department detectives encountered defendant Cannon stepping out of a vehicle ... (click for more)

Woman Says McCallum Choked Her, Threw Her Out Of Moving Car

A woman said she was choked and thrown out of a moving car by a man who was jealous that men flirted with her at a bar. Isaiah Ray McCallum, 28, of 2200 Elder St. was charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, vandalism and interfering with emergency calls. McCallum had prior charges of assault, vandalism and passing worthless checks. In the incident on May 11, the woman ... (click for more)

Opinion

Insultingly Low Sheriff Salaries Mean We Are Losing Officers And Those Who Stay Must Work Extra Jobs - And Response

I reckon it is time for the gloves to come off as negotiations seem to have broken down. I speak for no LE Agency, or LE entity. I speak only for myself, and my family, as a citizen, taxpayer and voter.... As you, Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger and our Hamilton County Commissioners sleep safely at night, there are men and women at the HCSO, wide awake keeping ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: To Do The Right Thing

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a story about the upcoming Hamilton Country budget and how the taxpayers are being asked for a $34 million increase for our public school system. “Why are we throwing more money at a dead horse?” was my question and, based on the weight of email that came in the story’s wake, there is a huge percentage of others who are past “sick and tired” in our ... (click for more)