I Am Hamilton Tim Goode, a teacher at East Hamilton Middle/High School
Posted on 05/10/2019
(L to R) Assistant Principal Matt Thurman presents an “I am Hamilton” shirt to Tim Goode at East Hamilton Middle/High School“I am Hamilton” spotlights teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week. Today’s teacher spotlight shines on Tim Goode, a teacher at East Hamilton Middle/High School. I am Hamilton” spotlights the contributions of alumni, teachers, parents, students, support workers, and community members in providing opportunities for children in the classrooms of Hamilton County Schools. Better opportunities for children today mean a brighter future filled with possibilities for our graduates, their families, and the community.

Mr. Goode was recognized recently as Special Olympics Coach of the Year at the Special Olympics Area IV Track and Field Meet. The honor comes on the heels of his Unified Special Olympics team winning the TSSAA Sectional Track Meet.

“I’m at the school on the weekend a lot, and Tim Goode is here with the Special Olympians often on the weekends,” said Stephen Garland, a history teacher at East Hamilton Middle/High. “He spends this additional time with these amazing young people out of the goodness of his heart.”

A different teacher was featured each day this week during Teacher Appreciation Week.

Nominate someone for “I am Hamilton” recognition

If you know someone worthy of recognition in the “I am Hamilton” series, let us know. Send a short message that describes the difference the person makes in the lives of children each day in Hamilton County Schools. Include the person’s name, connection to Hamilton County Schools, your name, and your connection to Hamilton County Schools. Send the nomination to communications@hcde.org. Your nomination could be the next “I Am Hamilton!”


Photo: (L to R) Assistant Principal Matt Thurman presents an “I am Hamilton” shirt to Tim Goode at East Hamilton Middle/High School