What does it take to motivate a student to do every available lesson for grades 4-8 on the online math portal called “DreamBox?” We asked Jennifer Longnecker, a fourth grade math teacher at Linden Elementary School this question. How did her student, Zachary Ibanez, decide he wanted to tackle the full DreamBox curriculum content for […]
Oak Ridge High School is proud to announce it will celebrate the accomplishments of this year’s graduating Senior class on Tuesday May 16th at 7:00 p.m. in the Oak Ridge High School Performing Arts Center. Those members of the Senior Class who have earned a ‘B’ average and above through the end of their Junior […]
Calling All Rising Kindergarteners!
Kindergarten Registration has begun at
Willow Brook Elementary.
Parents will receive important enrollment information in preparation of the upcoming school year.
At the time of registration, you will be given days and times for student screening and parent workshops.
Questions: Call 865-425-3201
Rhyannon Karney won the Tennessee Award for Aspirations in Computing by the National Center for Women and Technology. The award honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Awardees were selected for their computing and IT aptitude, leadership ability, academic history, and plans for post-secondary education. She was honored at […]
Woodland Elementary school would like to offer a special thank you to Commissioner Iwanski, for his donation of $750 to Woodland’s Chess Club. Two years ago, Commissioner Iwanski made a generous donation to our Spanish Club. These extra-curricular activities are excellent opportunities for our students that expand our offerings beyond the school day. The funding […]
The Secret City Wildbots are currently competing at the 2017 FIRST FRC Championship in Houston.
The Wildbots have been assigned to the Roebling division one of six qualifying divisions.
The qualification matches can be live viewed live at either FIRSTinspires_Roebling – Twitch
Their qualification schedule is below. Times are approximate and are in Central Time.
All winning […]
2017 Tennessee Geography Bee Top Ten
Simeon Betapudi 7th Grade Evangelical Christian School
Parwan Machingal 8th Grade Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Magnet
Jacob Williams 8th Grade Fred J. Page Middle School
Dylan Treece 7th Grade Liberty Bell Middle School
5th Place (tied)
Griffin Miller 8th Grade Jefferson Middle School
Sylvan Paul 8th Grade Houston […]
Two JMS 6th graders–Avery Parish & Anshra Ajaz–along with former JMS student Kiri Nelson won 2nd place in the Middle School Collaborative category at the 9th Annual Dogwood Arts Festival ‘Chalk Walk” competition on Saturday, April 1st. The girls planned their masterpiece for several months & spent 8 hours drawing it onto the pavement at […]
The Oak Ridge High School Robotics Team, the Secret City Wildbots Team #4265, competed at the FIRST Robotics Smoky Mountain Regional March 23rd -25th with 47 other teams at the Thompson Bowling Arena in Knoxville, Tennessee. After 10 Qualification matches they ranked 3rd with a record of 7-2-1. As the 3rd-seated alliance captain, they chose […]
March 23rd-25th, 2017
The Secret City Wildbots are primed for competition this weekend in the FIRST Robotics “FIRST Steamworks” challenge. This year’s event invites teams and their robots to join an adventure club and prepare their airship for flight. Teams were challenged to build their robot for collecting and placing gears on their airship for their […]