Welcome to the website of Etowah City School. The school has enjoyed tremendous success over the last 40 years. We warmly welcome approximately 370 students from pre-kindergarten through the eighth grade every day. They enter the building ready and eager to learn thanks to the support from home.
I hope you will use the information found here to assist you in a enjoying an outstanding school year. Supporting students academically and socially is a goal of the educators of your school. The excellent faculty and staff at Etowah City School will always encourage your child to set high goals for themselves and reach for their dreams.
Thank you for visiting our website. I am confident you will notice the proud Warrior tradition!
Gary A. Bowman, Principal
Wild About PRE-K --- Etowah City School is still accepting and enrolling children for the current 2013-2014 school year.
*Ask about our EXTENDED DAY for Pre-K students.
*your child DOE NOT have to live in Etowah City limits to attend.
*Pick up an application in the office or call 263-5483 ext. 111 with any questions.
It is our hope that you will find this website informative and check it on a regular basis to keep up-to-date on events in your child's classroom.
***ECS PTO will be holding a Holiday Bazaar on December 7th and are seeking vendors to sell their products. If you are a parent/guardian, faculty/staff or community member and have hand-crafted items or other products and would like to obtain booth space please contact Brandy Spann at 931-996-3161 or Christi Rhodes at 423-572-0681.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
November 27th - 29th - Thanksgiving BreakDecember 3rd - PTO Teacher Appreciation LunchDecember 7th - PTO Christmas Bazaar 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.December 10th - Knoxville Symphony Quartet for Grades 3-5 in school gymnasiumDecember 13th - Community Christmas Concert featuring Grades 1-3 at First Baptist Church, Etowah 7 p.m.December 17th - PTO MeetingDecember 18th - School Christmas Program at 1 p.m.December 20th - Early Dismissal at 10 a.m.December 23rd to January 6th, 2014 - Christmas/New Year's BreakJanuary 6th - Teacher In-Service - No StudentsJanuary 7th - Classes Resume for Students
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Our school/district has selected the Student Insurance Plan from K&K Insurance Group to make reliable coverage available to parents. If you don't have other insurance, this plan may be a resource to consider. Additionally, even if you have other coverage, this plan can help fill expensive "gaps" caused by deductible and co-pays. Coverage may be purchased at any time during the school year by visiting www.studentinsurance-kk.com.
To Keep up-to date on First To The Top in Tennessee please click on: http://www.tnscore.org/newsroom/and sign up for daily email updates. The State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) is your source of news and information on state-level public education reform.
Photos below are from the ECS Veterans Day Program held on Monday, November 11, 2013. The ECS cafeteria staff served a delicious breakfast for area Veterans, Etowah City Officials, and School Board members. AMVETS Post 100 presented Dr. Frazier a new US Flag for the school.
The program included songs performed by the 4th grade and Central Harmony, students from the 7th & 8th grades read essays.
This website is a work in progress, it is our hope to keep it updated and as current as possible. It is our hope that you will find this website informative and check it on a regular basis to keep up-to-date on events in your child's classroom.
Please be reminded that Etowah City School participates in the Bi-Lo boostersplus program and receives 1% of the purchases made by those enrolled. Please stop by Bi-Lo to enroll.
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