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42 donors give 30 pints of blood in first blood drive of year

42 donors give 30 pints of blood in first blood drive of year

Written by Zina Abutaleb, Reporter
September 26, 2016
Filed under Academy News, Health Science Academy, HOSA, Science News, Showcase

The first blood drive of the year when on without a hitch. Mrs. Wilson and The Red Cross club did an outstanding job organizing and making sure everything went smoothly and efficiently. Mrs. Wilson said she got compliments after compliments from the staff of The Red Cross, and from teachers ab...

Clubs that focus on volunteering are packed every meeting – find out why

Clubs that focus on volunteering are packed every meeting – find out why

Written by Meadya Doski, School Activities Reporter
September 26, 2016
Filed under Academy News, Beta Club, Interact, O' Town Clubs, School News & Events, Showcase

Volunteering Clubs: Know which ones we have at Overton A lot of big things are going on at Overton this year. Not just in athletics and music but our after school clubs are growing tremendously. As of the first week of September we had our first meetings of Interact Club and Beta Club. Both are...

Academy Showcase and Open House had hundreds of visitors

Academy Showcase and Open House had hundreds of visitors

September 22, 2016
Filed under Academy News, CTE Career and College Ready, Engineering Academy, Event Marketing and Music Perfomance Academy, Freshman Academy, Health Science Academy, IT Academy, Media Grab Room, Music Performance Academy, Showcase

  On September 7th Overton held their annual Open House and Academy Showcase. This years open house showcased our Academies and featured clubs like best buddies as well as Beta Club. Academy Ambassadors guided parents and guests through the school.  Club leaders manned tables to inform the parents and families of John Overton about the projects and work the students are currently working on. We thank everyone who made it out and hope everyone got the chance to meet some of our academy teachers. We had over 300 people show up to Open House to witness all the things Overton has to offer. We want to thank our PTO president Kim Jones and all of our PTO parents for being involved and helping out.

Volleyball sweeps Ole Miss in LUV Invite

Volleyball sweeps Ole Miss in LUV Invite

Written by Mark McGee, Sports Information Director
September 9, 2016
Filed under CTE Career and College Ready, Showcase, volleyball

  For Immediate Release from The Sports Information Office Friday, September 9, 2016 By Mark McGee NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Sometimes you can feel the buzz. You can feel it on the court.  Then the fans pick up on it and the buzz grows. From the start of the match between Lipscomb and Ole Miss F...

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