“If there’s a city capable of creating a world class urban school system, it’s Nashville.”

April 28, 2015

The State of the School Address was held at Overton High school Wednesday, April 15. Many gathered including Nashville’s mayor, Karl F. Dean, representatives from the school board, and MNPS high school ambassadors to hear Jesse Register, director of Metro Public Schools Nashville, give his address. Many mayoral candidates attended as well including Jeremy Kane, Linda Rebrovick, David Fox, and Charles R...

Winners of the Daniel Waggoner Award are…….

Winners of the Daniel Waggoner Award are…….

April 27, 2015

At the 2015 Senior Awards Ceremony on April 20th, a new prize was given to two seniors who have have demonstrated  the most Bobcat Spirit over the past four years. The Daniel Waggoner Spirit Award is a new prize sponsored by a community donor, the James Carell Foundation. Daniel Waggoner was a student who attended Overton who, in the early days of his senior year, passed away conditioning to play a...

You’re a Sky Full of Stars

April 23, 2015

Starry Night may be the theme of O'Town's prom this year but the stars that are filling the halls and front lobby of John Overton High School are not related to Friday night's dance at all. The red and silver stars, hung by guidance counselors and a few student helpers represent each individual student who has signed and made deposits with the college of his or her choosing. Many of these students...

2015 Mayoral Candidates Answer Questions posed by Overton Seniors

April 12, 2015

From the Publishers: Below you will find the text of the Youth Mayoral Forum on 4.10.15 held at John Overton High School at 7:15. A couple of facts to keep in mind about the “Live-Tweet Text” you will read below. Students both in development of the project, planning, promotion and performance both in context of the forum itself and the the social media led the Mayoral Forum. For those...

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