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
 


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