ANNOUNCEMENTS (updated daily)
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Monday, October 17, 2016

The announcements this year are listed here as follows: the top section applies to the whole school, followed by the Middle School section, then the High School section, then Seniors Only.


News for all of EHMHS:


Tech Goes Home
Starts in January
Would you like the opportunity to purchase a Chromebook for $50?  Enroll in our tech program, attend sessions totally 15 hours of computer training and you can purchase a Chromebook for only $50.  If you would like to enroll in the Tech Goes Home program, please email Michelle Bettis ( Space is limited.  Classes will begin Monday, January 22, 2018 5:45-8:15 pm.  


Middle School:

MS track meeting on Wednesday 1/17 @1:50pm in the Hurricane Hub.


MS FBLA meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Jan 10 has been cancelled.


MS FBLA Regionals: Thursday, February 1st, money and permission slips due ASAP.


MS students interested in playing golf this spring, come sign up in Coach Hamilton's room 1259. 


High School:

Auditions for the spring musical, Little Shop of Horrors will be this Wednesday (1/10) and Thursday (1/11) afterschool from 2:30-4:30pm in the Theatre for grades 8 through 12. No previous theatre experience required. Prepare 1 song. See Mr. Ford for additional questions.


There is a mandatory Science Olympiad meeting on Friday, January 12th at 9:30am in Mr. Manley’s room (Lower Yellow).


Spots are still available to any 10th-12th graders interested in taking the ASVAB Career Exploration on January 17th @ 7:30. Sign-up is located in Mr. Clark’s office in the Counseling Center for those interested.


PSAT scores are in - See Mr. Franks or Mr. Gravitte.


Inclement Weather Procedures
Be Prepared
Please visit the HCDE Inclement Weather Operating Procedures  to learn more on how HCDE handles weather. You many also find the information at the Hamilton County Department of Education 

MLK Jr. Holiday
Monday, January 15th
In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, schools will be closed on Monday, January 15th.    

ACT Registration Deadline
Friday, January 12th
Register by January 12th for February 10th ACT National Test Date.
Are you planning to take the ACT in February? Go to to register for the ACT. 


HS Tennis Meeting Rescheduled
Due to the cancellation of school because of weather, the HS Tennis Parent Meeting has been rescheduled. The new date will be announced as soon as it is available. 


Kick Your Tree to the Curb
Saturday, January 13th
East Hamilton HS/MS Dance Team
Kick Your Tree To The Curb
Saturday, January 13th
For a donation of $10 or more per tree, The EH Sugarcane HS/MS Dance Team will pick-up, dispose of, and recycle your Christmas treeThis a fundraiser to help purchase new uniforms.

We will begin pick-up at 9:00 am on January 13th. Please be sure to "kick" your tree to the curb prior to this time for our team to pick it up. A donation for this service can be made to the girls by sending a check to the following address: 

East Hamilton HS/MS Dance Team
c/o Cindy Newman
9644 Ashton View Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Please indicate your return address on the envelope, or you may call Cindy Newman at 423-322-0589 and leave your name, address, and phone #. The trees will be chipped and composted, so please note: REMOVE all decorations, stands, and nails.


ASVAB Career Exploration Assessment

When: Wednesday, January 17th @ 7:30

Where: Upper Green Computer Lab

Who: 10th-12th Grades only

30 Spots Available

See Mr. Clark in Counseling Center to sign-up


HS STUDENTS: Order your HS yearbook at! 😊 See Mrs. Jones in the HS Media Center, Lower Yellow room 1251 with any questions! 


Senior Announcements:

Graduation - May 18, 2018 at McKenzie Arena.


SENIORS-Capstone dates for Spring Presenters are as follows:

Wednesday 1/31 Tab 1 due - Parent Consent, Personal Statement, and Resume. This includes a 3-ring binder WITH labeled tabs AND a cover sheet.

Wednesday 2/7 Tab 2 due - Proposal and Letter of Intent

Wednesday 2/14 Tab 3 due - Mentor Information, Interview, and Timesheet

Wednesday 2/21 Tab 4 due - Presentation Outline, Research material, and Works Cited

Tuesday-Thursday 3/6-8 Presentations to the Judges

Friday 3/16 Tab 5 due - Reflection Essay

See Mrs. Jones in the HS Media Center, Lower Yellow room 1251 for all of your Capstone needs!


SENIORS-you will need to turn in the following in order to have a spotlight in the yearbook to Mrs. Jones in the HS Media Center, Lower Yellow room 1251:

  1. Have prestige portraits made (a must for formal pictures)
  2. a casual photo of choice (can be Prestige, but does not HAVE to be)
  3. a baby picture
  4. a senior quote

*all of these (for newspaper and yearbook) will be turned in at one time to avoid any confusion

*Can email submissions to


Senior Yearbook Pictures
February 5th and 6th
Senior portraits (for those that have not been pictured-These portraits will make it into the yearbook insert, as well):

February 5th and 6th

$15 for 3 poses and $30 for 6-8 poses. Sign-ups in HS Media Center with Mrs. Jones



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