Category: Schools

LHS in Top 10 of Bands


The La Vergne High School band traveled to Annapolis, MD this past weekend to compete in The Grand National Champions.  The band has a long history of outstanding leadership, under the direction of Edward Freytag.  I have a musical background…

Street Views Made Easy


Since the inception of Google Street View, I’ve had a little fun visiting the old addresses where I lived while growing up, the first house my husband and I bought, our current home.  And of course we’ve all seen pictures…

Tornadic Tuesday


Just received a message from Rutherford County Schools… they will not dismiss early in the event of a tornado warning.  If there is an active tornado warning at dismissal time, children will not be released – buses or otherwise.  If…

Some Are Not Happy with New LHS Management


It was not unexpected that some teachers and parents are not happy with the new administration at LaVergne High School.  Through the Tennessee Education Association, complaints have been formally submitted regarding bullying, name calling, homework, and other concerns. Not only…

Open Letter to New LHS Team


Dear Mr. Ash, new administrators, faculty, and staff, First, congratulations on your new jobs!  You have made some really great impressions somewhere in your educational careers to land the top job (and support jobs) at LHS.  Middle School Principal of…

Congrats Mr. Ash


Mr. Dirk Ash has been named the Middle School Principal of the Year for Tennessee!  Congratulations! According to the DNJ, Now designated a state winner in the MetLife/NASSP National Principal of the Year Program, Ash is eligible in consideration to…

Class of 2010 on WGNS


Mike Sparks of WGNS radio sent me this link where members of the class of 2010 spoke, “] The program airs every other week from the YMCA on Sam Ridley Parkway with Bryan Barrett and Mike (who is a County…