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Recent “car crash” at Overton stresses “Be in the Zone – Turn Off your Phone”

May 2, 2017

Taking your eyes off the road, for even a second can lead to tragic consequences, but few students even consider that a school parking lot can be the center of a horrendous accident due to distracted driving. It was only a few years ago when a student who attended a nearby high school lost his life due to one or more students not paying attention to driving carefully out of the school parking lo...

Home Page for Academies of Overton that rock the Academies of Nashville

Home Page for Academies of Overton that rock the Academies of Nashville

May 2, 2017

Filed under Academy News, CTE Career and College Ready, Engineering Academy, Freshman Academy, Health Science Academy, IT Academy, Music Performance Academy

We’ve all heard that question before from students as they do their homework or sit in class. In fact, it is a great question! It is important that learning be as practical as possible, and this is central to our mission at the Academies of Nashville and more importantly, the Academies at Overton. The Freshman Academy - where it begins for all Bobcats who then move on to one of the f...

Experiencing live theater essential to the growth of an actor

Experiencing live theater essential to the growth of an actor

February 14, 2017

The Overton theatre department is keeping busy this spring! Along with rehearsing the Bobcat Player show Into the Woods (which is competing in the Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards in May), the theatre students are heading out to experience live Theatre all over Nashville! “You cannot truly learn about theatre without seeing live theatre. The state of Tennessee is wise to include t...

Sean Pak Shines as EMMP’s First Student of the Month

Sean Pak Shines as EMMP’s First Student of the Month

November 21, 2016

Overton has a new way to recognize  students of exceptional talent and academic success. Each academy will choose an outstanding student who the faculty members of that academy believe represents the character, mission and vision of each academy.  The Event Marketing and Musical Performance Academy is the first to choose a student of the month, and EMMP voted for  Sean Pak! Mr. Baker, the lead teacher of the Market...

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