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Earth Day 2024- School Gardens
On Saturday, April 20, volunteers of all ages—parents, students, teachers, and community members—came together for an event that seamlessly combined the joy of collective effort and the pride of making a tangible difference by developing and creating outdoor student spaces at Red Bank Elementary School (RBES) and Clifton Hills Elementary School. The goal was clear: to transform an empty plot of land at Clifton Hills Elementary and transform an old garden at Red Bank Elementary into thriving gardens that would offer both aesthetic beauty and educational opportunities for years to come.
Apr 24
Tyner Middle Academy has partnered with Chattanooga Design Studio on the Design Your Neighborhood (DYN) project
Tyner Middle Academy has partnered with Chattanooga Design Studio on the Design Your Neighborhood (DYN) project, providing eighth-grade eLab students a unique opportunity to engage directly with their community through creative problem-solving and urban design.
Apr 23
Senior Spotlight- Lisa Lin
Signal Mountain Middle High School student, Lisa Lin, has been accepted and committed to attending the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Through her unwavering dedication both on the track and in the classroom, Lisa embodies the essence of what it means to seize opportunity by design. Her journey is a testament to the power of commitment, passion, and the relentless pursuit of excellence.
Apr 20
HCS Joins Tennessee Titans to Expand Interscholastic Girls Flag Football League to East Tennessee
The Tennessee Titans and Hamilton County Schools have announced that they have partnered to bring an interscholastic girls flag football league to East Tennessee.
Apr 18
Employee Engagement and Satisfaction
In alignment with Opportunity 2030 and the commitment to ensuring "Every Employee is Valued," the Talent Department has been working on strategies to increase employee satisfaction and engagement. This initiative underscores the district's commitment to becoming an employer of choice, aligning with the pursuit to create opportunity by design for all students and staff.
Apr 18
Audio and Visual (A/V) Production career and technical pathway at Ooltewah High School
The exemplary Audio and Visual (A/V) Production career and technical pathway at Ooltewah High School demonstrates a strong commitment to creating opportunities for all students.
Apr 12
Jamarie Ballard- Spirit of the Sport
In a testament to the spirit and resilience of our students, Tyner Academy's Jamarie Ballard has been honored with the National Federal of State High School Associations National High School Spirit of the Sport Section Award. This prestigious accolade recognizes Jamarie's exceptional character, perseverance, and dedication on and off the field throughout his four years as a student-athlete.
Apr 10
Novice Teachers of the Year
Hamilton County Schools proudly announces three educators have been nominated as Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) Novice Teachers of the Year. Rachel Woodward of Harrison Elementary, Kelsie Anderson of East Lake Academy, and Kari Mays of East Ridge High School have been recognized for their outstanding contributions to education, showcasing the district's commitment to fostering excellence in teaching.
Apr 08
Leadership Announcements 2024-'25
Hamilton County Schools (HCS) welcomes changes to district leadership for the 2024-2025 school year. The newly announced leadership roles include learning community superintendents, principals, charter school coordinator, and human resources business partner.
Apr 05
Otis in the AM- East Hamilton High
East Hamilton launched a new era of their morning announcements Otis in the AM on March 25 with a live recording in their newly redesigned newsroom. With the introduction of cutting-edge audio/visual equipment and a modern newsroom, students now have the opportunity to produce a morning news show and acquire valuable technical a/v and broadcast journalism skills.
Apr 02
Gig City Girls Women's History Month
In celebration of Women's History Month, Gig City Girls is proudly showcasing female graduates from Hamilton County Schools who have made significant strides in IT, computer science, or STEM fields.
Mar 28
Loftis Launch Coffee Shop
Congratulations to Loftis Middle School’s eighth-grade launch class for successfully opening their school coffee shop on Thursday, March 21. The coffee shop project embodies the essence of project-based learning, engaging students in problem-based tasks that foster critical thinking and creativity.
Mar 27