Cleveland City Schools Activities For The Week Of Oct. 14-18

Monday, October 14, 2019
Cleveland City Schools ESL Department hosts ESL Parent Coffee and Conversation Events starting at 7:40 a.m. English as a Second Language staff invite parents to join them for conversation in a casual setting at the schools. Events this week:
  • Arnold Memorial - Tuesday
  • Candy's Creek Cherokee - Wednesday
  • George R.
    Stuart - Thursday
For more information contact Christy Duncan, cduncan@clevelandschools.org
 
Cleveland City Schools Board of Education Site Committee will meet on Wednesday, 1 p.m. at Cleveland High School. Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 472-9571, abyerly@clevelandschools.org
 
Join E. L. Ross Elementary  for the Ross Give Back Event at Chili's on Wednesday. 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 Stephanie Stone, 479-7274, sastone@clevelandschools.org.
 
Candy's Creek Cherokee, Mayfield Elementary, and Yates Primary will celebrate the 50th Day of School on Friday. 
 
Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Family Movie Night on Friday, 6 p.m. Students and their families are invited to bring a chair or blanket. Popcorn and drink will be provided. For more information contact Michael Chai, 472-2241, mchai@clevelandschools.org.
 
Parent Teacher Conferences:
  • Blythe-Bower Elementary - Tuesday, 4-7 p.m.
  • Cleveland High School - Tuesday, 4-7 p.m.
  • Stuart Elementary - Tuesday, 4-7 p.m.
 
PTO Meetings:
  • E. L. Ross Elementary - Tuesday, 8:45 a.m.
  • Candy's Creek Cherokee Elementary - Tuesday, 6 p.m.
 

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