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.


Education, Government Leaders Help Launch Catoosa College And Career Program

TNReady Releases Accountability Designations For Bradley County Schools

Lee Confers First Criminal Justice Degree


State and local leaders from government and education were among those on hand to help Catoosa County’s first 16 students jump start their futures during Friday’s College and Career Commitment ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) has released district and school level data and status designations for the 2018-2019 school year. The Accountability Protocol that is used to determine ... (click for more)

Andy Wattenbarger crossed the Conn Center stage, making him the first graduate of Lee University’s recently established online criminal justice program. “We’re excited about the new criminal ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Education, Government Leaders Help Launch Catoosa College And Career Program

State and local leaders from government and education were among those on hand to help Catoosa County’s first 16 students jump start their futures during Friday’s College and Career Commitment Ceremony held on the Catoosa County Campus of Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) in Ringgold. The county’s first “From HERE to CAREER! Academy” pathways in the fields of Industrial ... (click for more)

TNReady Releases Accountability Designations For Bradley County Schools

The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) has released district and school level data and status designations for the 2018-2019 school year. The Accountability Protocol that is used to determine a district or school level status is based on several components such as student achievement and growth for all students and subgroups, chronic absenteeism , English Language Proficiency ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Thurman Says Administration Should Have Vetted "White Privilege" Presentation; Jones Says Talk Was "About The Life We Live"

County School Board member Rhonda Thurman said the county school administration should have vetted a recent controversial presentation on "white privilege" at a teacher in-service training. However, board member Karitsa Mosley Jones said there was nothing wrong with the program by an outside speaker. She said, "That's the life we live. It's the life our students live. It's the ... (click for more)

Man, 44, Stabbed To Death On East Main Street

Chattanooga Police said a 44-year-old man died after being stabbed in the 1200 block of East Main Street around midnight Thursday. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from a stab wound. Hamilton County EMS responded and transported the victim to a local hospital. Officers secured the scene and called for the Violent Crimes Bureau to respond. Investigators ... (click for more)

Opinion

Conversation On White Privilege Is Long Overdue - And Response

This opinion is being submitted in response to the many individuals who have communicated with me regarding the term white privilege. This term was included in a presentation by motivational speaker Robert Jackson at the professional development conference for teachers held Aug. 2 and has surprisingly stimulated significant controversy. First, let me commend Superintendent Bryan ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Our New ‘Lack Of Trust’

When I saw the first videos of School Superintendent Bryan Johnson unveiling the numbers on the Aquarium’s plaza that “proved” educational promise and prosperity has returned to our county’s public education circus, I eagerly looked for the Newsweek team that accurately profiled our city as it took a huge backwards step in racial ignorance and human disdain. No … but, hey, there ... (click for more)