Cleveland City Schools Activities For The Week Of Sept. 9

Monday, September 9, 2019
George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Open House on Monday, 5:00-6:00 pm. Students and families are invited to tour the school and visit with teachers. For more information contact Richelle Shelton, 423-476-8246, rshelton@clevelandschools.org.
 
Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Grand People Celebrations on Wednesday and Thursday. All special grand people are invited to eat lunch with students.
Wednesday is K, 2nd, and 5th grades; Thursday is Pre-K, 1st, 3rd, and 4th grades. For more information contact Marsha Wallace, 423-472-2241, mwallace@clevelandschools.org. 

 
George R. Stuart hosts Multicultural Night on Thursday, 5:00-7:00 pm. Students and families can visit five different countries to study art. Every child will make a craft to take home from each county they visit. For more information click here or contact Brandi Beard, 423-476-8246, bbeard@clevelandschools.org.
 
Cleveland City Schools hosts Strategic Planning Focus Groups on Thursday, 6:00-7:30 pm at Blythe-Bower Elementary School. Parents and community members from across the district are invited to attend and provide feedback in a small group setting on the future goals of the school system. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571, abyerly@clevelandschools.org.
 

Yates Primary hosts Orange Leaf Spirit Night on Thursday. Mention Yates Primary School at Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt and Yates receives a percentage of the sales. For more information contact Mike Collier, 423-479-1723, mcollier@clevelandschools.org. 
 
Blythe-Bower Elementary hosts the iMom Breakfast on Friday, 7:40 am. All students and mothers are invited to attend this monthly breakfast program. For more information contact Laura Murray, 423-479-5121, lmurray@clevelandschools.org
 
Blythe-Bower Elementary celebrates Star Spangled Banner Day on Friday. Students will honor our national anthem written during the War of 1812. For more information contact Prisavia Croft, 423-479-5121, pcroft@clevelandschools.org.

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Bryan College Honors Dr. Augustine Asir


When McCallie alumni, friends, and parents in the New York area picked up their community newspapers or viewed the local TV news, they were surprised to hear that their school in way-off Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Through a multidisciplinary approach to learning, with differentiated and student-centered instruction, GPS Middle School students strengthen these skills: creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, ... (click for more)

Bryan College recognized Dr. Augustine Asir for 50 years of full-time ministry and 20 years of partnership with Bryan College. A lifelong native of India, Dr. Asir is the founder of Word to ... (click for more)


Student Scene

McCallie Student Helps Create Non-Profit Organization To Assist Students Find Right High School

When McCallie alumni, friends, and parents in the New York area picked up their community newspapers or viewed the local TV news, they were surprised to hear that their school in way-off Chattanooga was getting prominent notice (even if one newscaster mispronounced McCallie, using the hard “a” accent). The story focused on McCallie ninth grade boarding student Jonathan Manta ... (click for more)

GPS Sixth-Grade Global Cultures And Science Kick Off Year Of Interdisciplinary Learning

Through a multidisciplinary approach to learning, with differentiated and student-centered instruction, GPS Middle School students strengthen these skills: creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and confidence, said officials. Last week the sixth-grade global cultures and science classes began their first of many interdisciplinary projects of the school ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man Shot On Sylvan Drive After Accosting Two People At Residence

Chattanooga Police said a man accosted two people at a residence on Sylvan Drive before he was shot early Saturday morning. Jeremy Brister, 25, was charged with aggravated criminal trespass, aggravated burglary and two counts of aggravated domestic violence. The victims were listed as a woman, 38, and a juvenile male. At 1:28 a.m., police responded to the 600 block ... (click for more)

4 Juveniles Arrested In Ridgeside On Aggravated Assault And Robbery Charges

East Ridge Police have arrested four juveniles for suspicion of aggravated assault and attempted aggravated robbery in the city of Ridgeside. Officers were in the Ridgeside area investigating a report of suspicious people walking in the area. While in the area, a call came in of an attempted car-jacking. Within minutes, East Ridge officers had three of four suspects in custody. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Let The Water Company Pay The Bill - And Response (2)

Tennessee American breaks a line and 35,000 people lose water for three days. Well they don’t exactly admit they broke it, they were working on it a few feet away and it just broke….so they say. One half of TAWC service area is out of water three days and nights, hospitals canceling surgery, schools closed and opened and then sending the children home, businesses shut down, government ... (click for more)

Hypocrisy Of Tennessee American Water Company Critics - And Response

All pump-pressure systems have acute failures. It is expected that utilities will experience system failures that are unanticipated, even with the best prevention. These would be acute failures. That is why all utilities from electric, water, and yes municipal sewer collection systems and treatment plants have response plans. Tennessee American Water Company experienced an acute ... (click for more)