Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Sept. 24

Monday, September 24, 2018

Week of September 24


George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Take Your Parent to PE Week. Parents are invited to join their student in PE on Tuesday and Thursday during school hours. Parents and students can also participate in a PE class on Thursday night, 6:00-7:00 pm. Promoting an active lifestyle is a goal of PE. If we can involve our families and not just our students, we know that being active will become important for everyone! For more information contact Mindy Kiser, 423-476-8246, mkiser@clevelandschools.org.
 

Cleveland High School Theater Department presents The Man Who Came to DinnerThis is a brilliantly witty madcap play, which manages to combine the sophistication of great comedic literature, the frenetic energy of the silliest farce, and a genuine sweetheart into one of the most beloved comedies of the American theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information click here or contact Don Markham, theater director at Cleveland High School, dmarkham@clevelandschools.org.  

Show Times:

  • Friday, September 28, 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 29, 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, September 30, 2:00 pm
  • Monday, October 1, 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 2, 7:00 pm   

All performances will be held in the Betsy Vines Memorial Theater at Cleveland High School. 
 

Ross/Yates Fall Festival will be Thursday, 5:30-7:30 pm. Students and their families will have a fun, memorable night with activities and games such as nine holes of golf, face painting, Zorb Balls, and more. Click here for more information on dinner and ticket costs.
 

The Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Career Awareness Fair at Cleveland State Community College on Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Eighth grade students from Cleveland Middle will be joining with those from Ocoee Middle and Lake Forest Middle to receive a hands-on look at the world of work.  They will learn the traits and skills that are important for many different careers and occupations in an effort to help them prepare for their futures. For more information contact Luz Price, 423-479-9641, lprice@clevelandschools.org
 


Bread And Words Poetry Reading Held At Chattanooga State Kimball Site

BCA Donates Toys To Northside Neighborhood House

InVenture Day Entrepreneurial Program For Urban Teens Set For Dec. 15


The fifth annual Bread and Words poetry reading was held at the Chattanooga State Kimball Site on Nov. 20. Bread and Words is an open-mike poetry reading held in celebration of the Thanksgiving ... (click for more)

For over 20 years, Belvoir Christian Academy has collected donations of new and gently-used toys and games for the Northside Neighborhood House in Chattanooga. The gifts will be distributed to ... (click for more)

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Student Scene

Bread And Words Poetry Reading Held At Chattanooga State Kimball Site

The fifth annual Bread and Words poetry reading was held at the Chattanooga State Kimball Site on Nov. 20. Bread and Words is an open-mike poetry reading held in celebration of the Thanksgiving season. Students, faculty and staff bring homemade soups and bread to share at the event, as well as non-perishable food items to donate to the Marion County Food Bank. The event is organized ... (click for more)

BCA Donates Toys To Northside Neighborhood House

For over 20 years, Belvoir Christian Academy has collected donations of new and gently-used toys and games for the Northside Neighborhood House in Chattanooga. The gifts will be distributed to approximately 450 needy children, infants through age 15, who live in the Chattanooga area. This is an annual tradition for the school, and students are encouraged to participate by taking ... (click for more)

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Opinion

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Roy Exum: My Best Breakfast Ever

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