2013 Thor Johnson Prizes Announced

June 10, 2013
Filed under Music Performance Academy, News

Earlier in April, the 12th grade Nashville Symphony Orchestra League's Thor Johnson Prizes were announced, and John Overton High School graduate, Kaitlyn Edwards won a one of the four prizes awarded to graduating seniors. This is a highly competitive  scholarship and Kaitlyn's  award exemplifies...

Bobcat Beat Senior editor attends the Tenn High School Press Association Conference

Bobcat Beat Senior editor attends the Tenn High School Press Association Conference

Written by Susan Strasinger, Advisor
June 7, 2013
Filed under Engineering Academy, News, Student Life

Make the first sentence intriguing, keep the article to no more than 300 to 400 words, don't use editorializing words, only facts and make sure you are not bland. These are lofty but reachable goals for articles Katherine McCann, the new Senior Editor for the Bobcat Beat, explains as the discusses...

Athletes for the Arts – Where Two-a-Days Start Early

Athletes for the Arts – Where Two-a-Days Start Early

Written by Staff Reporter, Writers, photographers
July 20, 2012
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Music Performance Academy, Showcase, Student Life

RCA's Studios' A and B epitomizes classical country music where artists such as Dolly Parton, Chet Atkins, and  even Elvis all recorded huge hits in either Studio A or B. Music Row is the epicenter of Music City, USA. When most students have decided the snooze button doesn't even exist for t...

John Overton Engineering Academy Earns Model Status

John Overton Engineering Academy Earns Model Status

July 20, 2012
Filed under Engineering Academy, Student Life

For Immediate Release Overton’s Engineering Academy achieves “model” status The National Career Academy Coalition (NCAC) has designated the Engineering Academy of John Overton High School a “Model” Academy. In a letter to Dr. Shuler Pelham, executive principal at Overton, NCAC presi...

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