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Freshman Bobcats Venture to Vanderbilt

March 8, 2015

March 3rd was a busy day at John Overton High School. While 11th graders were taking part in the ACT, the 9th grade Bobcats had a chance to visit a college of their choice in the Nashville area. The Bobcat Beat tagged along with a group of 60 freshman who chose to tour Vanderbilt University. Mr. Christopher Collins, the teacher who was in charge of the Vanderbilt tour, was extremely excited to take...

Overton Bobcat, Mrs. Mary York, Brings Home Tech Bacon

Overton Bobcat, Mrs. Mary York, Brings Home Tech Bacon

February 11, 2015

Just after this past semester, our very own Bobcat, Mrrs. Mary York, was nominated for Informational Technology Educator of the Year by the Nashville Technology Council (NTC). On January 22nd, 2015 that nomination came to be more than a nomination when her name was announced like a rock star over a large marquis-like screen at the annual Nashville Technology Council Banquet that is held to honor...

O’Town Leaps at Sci-Olympiad Competition

O’Town Leaps at Sci-Olympiad Competition

January 22, 2015

John Overton Science Olympiad Places 4th Overall at Recent Competition On January 10th, the John Overton Science Olympiad teams travelled to Pope John Paul II High School who hosted their annual “Science Olympiad Invitational.” The two teams (A & B)  from Overton competed against 21 other schools in multiple events. These included biological sciences, chemistry labs, geologic mapping, a...

How are you “Honoring the Dream?”

January 16, 2015

On Monday January 19, Nashville citizens will have an opportunity to celebrate the man, Martin Luther King Jr. There are a number of community events planned in Nashville, and the Bobcatbeat is sure there are many more than those listed here - but we wanted to give our readers an opportunity to choose from a selection of events.   Here is a list of community activities you can do in honor...

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