Selection of events in Tennessee

By: National School Choice Week Team

In Tennessee, National School Choice Week will feature 1,381 events and activities. Every event is unique, and all schools, homeschool groups, organizations, and families celebrate in different ways. To give you an idea of the types of celebrations taking place this January in Tennessee, here are just a few that participants have shared with the NSCW team:

 

Carter-Lawrence Elementary Math and Science Magnet School in Nashville, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to show appreciation to families and teachers for making our school great. We are inviting our families to a fun night with food, activities centered around STEAM, and music by our students. Our students have made artwork that is displayed showing why they love CLEM. A few students will also be provided time to share why they love our school. As families enter the building during the STEAM night event, they’ll be provided with a scarf as a token of our appreciation.”

Michele Parish in Lyles, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to inform parents about the options available for their children’s education. We will have a party.”

Loveland Homeschooling in Bartlett, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to shine a positive spotlight on homeschooling. The event will feature talking to different people with my homeschooled children”

Bradley County Virtual School in Cleveland, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to celebrate homeschooling students and parents.”

Smith County Christian Co-op in Carthage, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to let families discover more about homeschooling. The event will feature our kickoff for spring session signups”

Stratford Stem Magnet Lower Campus School in Nashville, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to shine a positive spotlight on our school. During National School Choice Week our students and school will create posters, activities, muffins for mom, donuts for dad and a popcorn celebration.”

Jamie Hunt in Athens, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to raise awareness of education options for children. For our event we will be getting my kids and their friends to have a drive for education. Will have a popcorn party!!!!!”

Amanda Gray in Bluff City, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to raise awareness of education options for children. For our event we will help hand out the yellow scarfs and get our children involved”

Kerry Ellis in Clarksville, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to celebrate students, parents, teachers, and school leaders. For our event we will had a PTO meeting and spread the word to every family. I greeted every family at the door. I passed out the scarves to families that showed an interest. I had an overwhelming response!”

Harrison Bay Future Ready Center in Ooltewah, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to help local families learn more about our school. On Saturday, January 11, we participated in our district school choice fair located at North Gate Mall in Chattanooga. There were 40+ schools represented and over 300+ families that visited the fair. Our school gave out 3D tops and fishing lures. We gave out the School Choice Spirit Towels along with activities. We showed pictorial evidence of what our students do and had sample projects and activities.”

Memphis Academy of Health Sciences High School in Memphis, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to Help local families learn more about our school. The event will feature distributing scarves and posting the yard signs in our school”

Johnson University – School of Social & Behavioral Sciences in Knoxville, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to share what makes our school great with our community. The event will feature I will put a graphic and a short story on our JU SSBS Facebook page”

Nashville Academy of Computer Science in Nashville, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to share what makes our school great with our community. We will have scholars wear yellow NSCW scarves while holding a whiteboard with gratitude messages. Posting to Facebook including  #schoolchoice #schoolchoiceweek”

The Lions kids in Oa6, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to raise awareness about homeschooling. The event will feature a rally”

LARHE in Longview, TX will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to let families discover more about homeschooling. The event will feature a gathering at a local park”

TEACH Texarkana in Texarkana, TX will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to shine a positive spotlight on homeschooling. At the even we will wear our scarves to our Park Day Indoor Picnic at the local mall, then hold up positive affirmation signs at local public schools as they dismiss classes that day.”

Brenda’s Homeschool in Brownfield, TX will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to bring attention to homeschooling as a form of school choice. I will be talking to the kids who help teach”

The Grovers homeschool academy in Lindale, TX will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to shine a positive spotlight on homeschooling. I will be bringing the group somewhere special each day for the week to celebrate our choice.”

Webabies in El Paso, TX will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to provide information to parents interested in homeschooling their children. The event will feature fields trips and hiking exploring”

Amanda Gleason from Georgetown, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to celebrate students, parents, teachers, and school leaders. We are celebrating because school is important. Without a good education we cant be well rounded individuals”

Dawn Parish from Lyles, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to inform parents about the options available for their children’s education. For the event we will have a shower part with schools being the focus”

Vanessa Calhoun from Nunnelly, TN will be celebrating National School Choice Week “with an event to celebrate homeschooling. For the event we will celebrate the choice to be able to homeschool and what my children learn and grow.”

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