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
 


Cleveland State Community First Award Winners Chosen

Chattanooga Student Wins Nationwide Presidents Day Contest

Cleveland State's ECED Program Celebrates 15 Years Of Dr. Seuss


The Community First Awards Committee received over 50 nominations seeking to honor individuals across nine categories. Nominations were judged based on the nominees’ extraordinary commitment ... (click for more)

Three local students from Chattanooga recently demonstrated memory feats and focus for a national Presidents Day video contest. Connor Dodson, Abby Fields and her brother, Gavin, recited from ... (click for more)

Cleveland State Community College will host the 15th annual Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss celebration on Saturday, March 2. The event will take place from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. in Cleveland State’s Library ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Cleveland State Community First Award Winners Chosen

The Community First Awards Committee received over 50 nominations seeking to honor individuals across nine categories. Nominations were judged based on the nominees’ extraordinary commitment of time, talent or treasure to the community. There were a total of 11 winners for the individual categories. “ We are thrilled to have another outstanding group of Community First Award ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Student Wins Nationwide Presidents Day Contest

Three local students from Chattanooga recently demonstrated memory feats and focus for a national Presidents Day video contest. Connor Dodson, Abby Fields and her brother, Gavin, recited from memory the names of all 45 U.S. presidents in order, while performing other tasks. The contest is designed to encourage kids across the country to create videos that demonstrate the memory ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Sanford Found Innocent Of 2000 Strangulation Murder In East Ridge

A Criminal Court jury on Friday night found Jason Sanford not guilty in the 2000 strangulation death of an East Ridge woman. The defense put on no proof. Sanford spent two and a half years in jail awaiting trial in the Cold Case. Earlier on Friday, a Michigan man gave a deathbed statement that his first cousin had admitted killing Sarah Davis Perry. The jury heard ... (click for more)

Trio Charged In Armed Robbery Of Dunkin Doughnuts On Highway 58

Three men have been charged with the robbery of the Dunkin Doughnuts on Highway 58 on Wednesday night. Charged with aggravated robbery were Justin Marcus Brakefield, 29, of 7310 Standifer Gap Road, Demarketh King, 30, of 4613 Locksley Lane, and Xavior Travon Robinson, 18, of 3606 Locksley Lane. An employee said three males walked into the business through a back door that ... (click for more)

Opinion

Bill Passes Senate That Preserves Tennessee's Natural Beauty And Historical Sites

This week, the U.S. Senate passed sweeping legislation that will preserve Tennessee’s natural beauty and protect our historical sites. I have seen first-hand how a popular park or museum can provide a recreation or educational experience for Tennesseans. But these sites can also help local economies by attracting tourism, which brings with it jobs and tax dollars to Tennessee. ... (click for more)

How Do We Progress With This President? - And Response (2)

I try so hard to not say things detrimental to our government, I love my country but I am so ashamed by the president we now tolerate. When is it going to be said enough is enough? Today, he declared an emergency declaration to move billions of dollars of possible worthy endeavors in our countries budget to fight illegal immigration to build his wall. I will compare 20 to 1 the ... (click for more)