News Article Index

Title Date Story
Holston Students Excel at FFA National Convention 08-26-2015

Three teenage female high school students stand alonf the wall of a school building.Good things are happening this fall at Holston High with the FFA! Morgan K. and Chloe Y. have been accepted into the National FFA Band program for this year's FFA National Convention in Louisville, KY. Ashelyn W. was also accepted into the National FFA Chorus program for the same event.

DMS News Crew Keeping Our School Informed! 08-26-2015

A group of students poses in front of the DMS News backdrop.The 2015-2016 Damascus Middle School News Crew is keeping the students, faculty, and staff informed through a lively broadcast each morning!

High Point Elementary Fifth Grade Students Solve Mystery Numbers 08-25-2015

Three Children standing in a hallway.Fifth graders at High Point Elementary School are getting ready for an exciting school year. Students used number sense, math vocabulary, and computation skills to create and solve mystery number riddles.

Abingdon Elementary Adds FIFTH Kindergarten! 08-24-2015

A teacher standing with her class.

The kindergarteners just keep coming to Abingdon Elementary and we couldn’t be more excited.  On Friday, August 21, we added a fifth Kindergarten class with teacher, Ms. Hankey at the helm.

Holston Welcomes Three New Faculty Members 08-21-2015

Two men and a woman stand beside a classroom wall.

Holston High School is proud to welcome three new faculty members to its team.  They are:  Science teacher Joe Smith, Special Education teacher Cyndie Parkin, and Day Treatment counselor Cody Ewing.  All three bring pertinent experience that will help them serve the students well.

GES Fourth Graders Save Fred! 08-20-2015

One female fourth grade student sits and one male fourth grade student stands while working with a gummy worm, gummy lifesaver and paper clip.The fourth graders at Greendale Elementary School were challenged to save Fred (a gummy worm) from drowning in the lake!  Poor Fred spends his time boating on the lake near his home.  He never learned to swim and he never wears his life preserver.

Rhea Valley Elementary School Is Off To A Great Start 08-19-2015

A group of students sitting together in a classroom.Rhea Valley Elementary School greeted kindergarten through fifth grade students for their first day of school on August 10, 2015.  The faculty and staff at Rhea Valley Elementary School were eager to begin the new school year and were excited to see the students entering the doors Monday morning.

The Kidz Place is Ready! 08-12-2015

Adults show alphabet cards to children sitting on floor.We are ready and waiting on students, parents, and teachers to visit us.  We have a great year planned and many exciting things for you and your family to check out.  Remember we have lots and lots of books, beginning readers, books on CD, DVDs, phonics and math helps, puzzles, board games, worksheets, frog games, and MORE!  Our NEW WEB SITE is up and running!

Damascus Senior League Softball Plays in World Series 08-10-2015

A softball team composed of teenage girls stand holding a championship banner.

The Damascus Senior League Softball Team made history this year.  The lineup, which includes several players from Holston High School, went all the way to the Senior League World Series.   The team had epic wins during the district, state, and regional tournaments.  The Regional tournament featured championship teams from several southern states.  Damascus bested Florida’s top team to claim the regional crown.

Updated Kidz Place Website 08-05-2015

Children and adult hold parachute and pretend to toss litter to pick up later.We are very excited to announce the unveiling of our NEW AND IMPROVED Kidz Place website.