Cleveland City Schools Activities For The Week Of April 22

Monday, April 22, 2019

Here are the Cleveland City Schools activities for the week of April 22:

Yates Primary celebrates Volunteer Appreciation Week. PTO officers and volunteers will be treated with tea and cookies during volunteers hours at school. For more information contact Mike Collier, 423-479-1723, mcollier@clevelandschools.org.
 


Cleveland City Schools Board of Education Site Committee will meet on Wednesday, 11:00 am at the Administrative Office Building Board Room, 4300 Mouse Creek Road. Click here for the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571, abyerly@clevelandschools.org.
 


Cleveland Middle School hosts Rising 6th Grade and New Student Parent Night on Thursday at 6:00 pm. We will start with an informational meeting at 6:00 in the CMS Theater. School administrators and teachers will provide information on registration, procedures, activities, and clubs/sports at CMS for parents and students. For more information contact Luz Price, 423-479-9641, lprice@clevelandschools.org.
 


Ross/Yates hosts Mom/Son Night at the Cleveland High School Varsity Baseball game on Thursday, 6:30 pm. Free admission to the game for Ross/Yates boys and their mothers. There will be a photo booth, refreshments, and more. Run the bases after the game too! Click here for more information.
 


Cleveland High School Theater Department presents the musical 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. An eclectic group of sixth-graders arrives at the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, each eager to win for very different reasons. In hilarious, touching, and catchy songs, each speller reveals his/her hopes, struggles, and passions as they make their way through the competition. Tickets are $12/adults and $8/students. Shows are in the Betsey Vines Memorial Theater at CHS. For more information contact Don Markham, dmarkham@clevelandschools.org.

  • Thursday 7:00 pm
  • Friday 7:00 pm
  • Saturday 7:00 pm
  • Sunday 2:30 pm
  • Monday (April 29) 7:00 pm

E.L. Ross Elementary will honor their volunteer parents and PTO officers at the Volunteer Breakfast on Friday, 8:30-9:30 am. For more information contact Stephanie Stone, 423-479-7274, sastone@clevelandschools.org.


John P. Franklin, Sr. 2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

2 McCallie Seniors Attend Intel International Science And Engineering Fair In Arizona


The John P. Franklin, Sr. Achievement Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 by the Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga to honor his extraordinary life and achievements. Mr. John P. Franklin, Sr. ... (click for more)

Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain ... (click for more)

McCallie once again scored well in the Chattanooga Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at UTC, and one project earned two seniors a trip in May to the Intel International Science and Engineering ... (click for more)


Student Scene

John P. Franklin, Sr. 2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced

The John P. Franklin, Sr. Achievement Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 by the Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga to honor his extraordinary life and achievements. Mr. John P. Franklin, Sr. was the first African-American elected official, and was a leader in the Chattanooga community for over 60 years. "His legacy has touched and molded the lives of many as an educator, entrepreneur, ... (click for more)

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain Battlefield. This year the park will conduct its Chickamauga Battlefield camp from Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12 and will meet each day at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Jury Finds Salas-Rufino Guilty Of Second-Degree Murder In Stabbing Death

A Criminal Court jury on Friday found Zacarias "Carlos" Salas-Rufino guilty of second-degree murder as charged. Judge Barry Steelman will set the sentence on July 25. A city police officer testified on Wednesday that he found Yessica Ruiz covered with blood and her two children sobbing beside her on Sept. 26, 2016. It was testified at an earlier hearing that Salas-Rufino ... (click for more)

Frank Fischer Returns To Lead Volkswagen Chattanooga

Volkswagen announced on Friday that Frank Fischer, who led the company's operations in Chattanooga from 2008-2014, is returning to the plant as chief executive. Mr. Fischer was with the local plant when they broke ground in 2008. He left Chattanooga in 2014 to work for a Volkswagen factory in Germany. Mr. Fischer will take the place of Antonio Pinto, who is transferring to ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying

Dear Dr. Johnson, The campaign central at HCDE headquarters needs a Tennessee Little Hatch Act study time and education. The heart of the issue is that HCDE utilized our tax dollars to lobby against vouchers with employee time, equipment, and lobby payments. Here is my point, I supported ESA vouchers for Hamilton County, and so did a lot of families that desired parental ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

With all due reverence and respect for Memorial Day this Monday, The Saturday Funnies knows that those who gave their lives to preserve our freedom deserve not our laughter, but our warm memories of their devotion to our country and our fellow troops. But if you were to venture into a VFW this weekend, or come across two or more of our heroes sharing a toast, it is a safe bet ... (click for more)