Cleveland City Schools' Activities For Week Of Sept. 11

Monday, September 11, 2017
Blythe-Bower hosts their Book Fair all week from 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Students are abuzz with excitement for the first book fair of the year! Due to the generosity of faculty, staff, and community members, EVERY student in the school is able to purchase a book from the book fair. For more information contact Ann Collins, 423-479-5121, 
Yates Primary School hosts Camp Read-A-Lot on Tuesday, 5-6:30 p.m. Students and their families are invited for a fun night of reading and writing activities for the whole family.
For more information contact Mike Collier, 423-479-1723,
Stuart Elementary School Character Ed Breakfast will be Wednesday, 8:35 a.m. Student of the month representatives will be honored at the breakfast. For more information contact Richelle Shelton, 423-476-8246, 
Blythe-Bower Elementary celebrates Star Spangled Banner Day on Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. Students will honor our national anthem written during the War of 1812. For more information contact Joel Barnes, 423-479-5121,
Arnold Memorial Elementary hosts Grand People Celebrations on Wednesday and Thursday. All special grand people are invited to eat lunch with students. Wednesday is Pre-K, 1st, 3rd, and 4th grades; Thursday is K, 2nd, and 5th grades. For more information contact Michael Chai, 423-472-2241, 
Blythe-Bower Elementary offers a family engagement workshop Managing Your Money on Wednesday, 4-5 p.m. BEST Partner, Regions Bank, will present topics such as setting financial goals, tracking your daily spending habits; preparing a personal saving and spending plan; tools for managing your cash flow; and ways to increase your income and decrease your spending. Parents are invited to attend. For more information contact Linda Tyler, 423-479-5121, 
The Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Career Awareness Fair at Cleveland State Community College on Friday, 9 a.m.-noon.  Eighth grade students from Cleveland Middle will be joining with those from Ocoee Middle and Lake Forest Middle to receive a hands-on look at the world of work.  They will learn the traits and skills that are important for many different careers and occupations in an effort to help them prepare for their futures. For more information contact Tammy Adams, 423-479-9641, 
Cleveland High School Cheerleaders host a Spirit Clinic on Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. in Raider Arena. Girls ages 3 years to 5th grade are invited to learn a cheer, chant, and a dance that will be performed at the CHS vs. Walker Valley football game. Cost is $25 which includes t-shirt and more. Click here for registration information.
PTO Meetings: 
Yates Primary - Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
Cleveland Middle School - Wednesday, 1 p.m.
George R. Stuart Elementary - Thursday, 6 p.m.

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