Cleveland City Schools' Activities For Week Of Oct. 23

Monday, October 23, 2017

Blythe-Bower Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon/College Week with a variety of school spirit days. Students and staff will celebrate healthy choices and looking forward to a bright future. For more information contact Laura Murray, 423-479-5121, lmurray@clevelandschools.org.

 

 Mayfield Elementary hosts Dad's Night on Monday, 5:30-7:30 pm. Students and their dads (or significant adult) are invited to this multi-cultural night.The title of this event is Dad and I Explore the Country of Ireland and will include art, music, and food related to Irish culture. For more information contact Randy Stephens, 423-472-4541rstephens@clevelandschools.org

 

Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts the Mix 104.1 Morning Show Live Broadcast on Wednesday, starting at 7:00 am. The students and teachers of Arnold will be highlighted on the radio all morning.
 

Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Creative Discovery Museum Family Health Night on Thursday, 5:30-7:00 pm. Jump into healthy habits! Concoct a healthy recipe, get grossed out by your bodily functions and assess your well-being. Families have fun together while exploring healthy habits. For more information contact Marsha Wallace, 423-472-2241, mwallace@clevelandschools.org
 

Cleveland High School partners with the Chamber of Commerce for Senior Interviews on Friday, 8:30 am - 11:00 pm.  Local business professionals will conduct mock job interviews.  Seniors submit resumes and receive feedback from the professionals. For more information contact Whitney Harden, 423-478-1113, wharden@clevelandschools.org
 

E. L. Ross Elementary and Donald P. Yates Primary Schools host Scream on the Green, Friday, starting at 7:00 pm. Students and their families are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to watch Trolls on the big screen outdoors. Click here for more information.
 

Cleveland Middle School hosts the Trail of Terror on Saturday, 7:30-9:30ish pm, weather permitting. The community is invited to this haunted house/trail as the CMS coaches dress up as MonStars on the CMS Nature Trail. Tickets are $5, and proceeds benefit the athletic department. For more information contact Scott Carroll, 423-479-9641, scarroll@clevelandschools.org.
 

Parent/Teacher Conferences:

  • Blythe-Bower Elementary - Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • E. L. Ross Elementary - Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • George R. Stuart Elementary - Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Mayfield Elementary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Yates Primary - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Cleveland Middle School - Tuesday, 4:00-7:00 pm

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Roy Exum: It’s ‘Tennessee Week’

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