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Success of Linden Fourth Grade Student Portrays a Picture of Positive Classroom Culture

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 […]

May 24th, 2017|School News|

Honors Night is Tuesday, May 16th at 7:00pm

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 […]

May 15th, 2017|School News|

Kindergarten Registration at Willow Brook Elementary

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

May 4th, 2017|School News|

Rhyannon Karney wins Tennessee Award for Aspirations in Computing

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 […]

April 28th, 2017|School News|

Woodland Receives Chess Club Donation

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 […]

April 28th, 2017|School News|

Secret City Wildbots are in Houston

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 […]

April 20th, 2017|School News|

JMS 8th Grader Griffin Miller Ties for 5th Place in Tennessee in Geography Bee

2017 Tennessee Geography Bee Top Ten

1st Place

Simeon Betapudi 7th Grade Evangelical Christian School

2nd Place

Parwan Machingal 8th Grade Martin Luther King Jr. Academic Magnet

3rd Place

Jacob Williams 8th Grade Fred J. Page Middle School

4th Place

Dylan Treece 7th Grade Liberty Bell Middle School

5th Place (tied)

Griffin Miller 8th Grade Jefferson Middle School

Sylvan Paul 8th Grade Houston […]

April 4th, 2017|School News|

JMS Student Success at Dogwood Arts Festival Chalk Walk

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 […]

April 3rd, 2017|School News|

Secret City Wildbots to Compete at Smoky Mountain Regional

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 […]

March 22nd, 2017|School News|