All of our students are encouraged to participate in several activities benefiting our community throughout the school year.
We will do a canned food drive each September for National Hunger Action Month.
We will collect coats, jackets, hats, gloves, & other cold weather gear each November for Coats for the Cold.
All clubs & sports teams are encouraged to adopt a child for Callaway Christmas each December.
School-wide Activities 2013-2014 School Year
Sept. 16-20 - Canned Food Drive
Mock Homecoming & Powder Puff Pep Rally (fundraiser for United Way)
Oct. 4 - East/West Blood Drive
Nov. 1-26 - Coats for the Cold
Dec. 2-6 - Recycled Gingerbread House Competition (fundraiser for CEASE)
All Student Athletes are required to complete 10 hours of community service per sport each season.
Community service may be done as part of a team activity led by the coach or on a individual student basis.
Coaches maintain records of student service hours and report to Morgane Watkins, Athletic Director.
Activities by Athletes 2013-2014 School Year
Oct. 5 - PROJECT OWEN Lake Cleanup
Basketball - Girls
Feb. - Collected blankets, canned food, and items for Valentine's/Easter baskets for Food on Foot.
Nov. 2-3 - ALPS Festival of Trees
Apr. 4 - Luke 14 Party for children and adults with special needs
Dec. - Collected toys for Toys for Tots
Oct. 19 - East Ridge Middle School Roast on the Ridge
Dec. 14-15 - Wrapping Christmas presents for Habitat for Humanity
Clubs & Student Organizations
While all clubs & student organizations are encouraged to do school and/or community service projects as part of their club activities, some clubs have specific service requirements for their members.
All Beta Club members are required to participate in club service projects throughout the school year.
Oct. - Boo Fest, Mountain Makins
Nov. - Operation Christmas Child - Shoeboxes for Samaritans Purse
Mar. - Fred Miller Easter Egg Hunt
Year-long - Serving at Daily Bread, individual members have also volunteered at the Morristown-Hamblen Public Library, Boys & Girls Club, and other United Way agencies.
Fundraising for Holiday Hope Fund - $1,800 collected Nov. 2013!
Dec. 5 - Reading to students at Head Start
Nutrition Advisory Council
Nov. - Collected food donations for Food On Foot & assisted with distribution
Dec. 6 - Reading to students at Fairview-Marguerite