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• Several area students made the President’s List at Roane State Community College for the spring 2019 semester.

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• Austin Peay State University awarded these freshmen with ties to this area the Dean’s Scholarship for the fall 2019 semester: Christin Childree of Charleston and Shiresa Snyder of Athens.

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Mt. View Elementary School recently announced its May Students of the Month. On the front row, from left, are: Pre-K students Abel Milton and Tiffany Peterson; kindergarten students Emma Henson, Jai-leigha Villarreal and Riley Layman; first grade students Sophia Wiggs, Khloe Barnes and Micha…

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The Westside Elementary School K-Kids (shown here) recently made a $300 donation to Y-CAP (YMCA Community Action Program).

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Several local students made the Dean’s List at Roane State Community College for the fall 2018 semester.

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The following students with ties to this community made the dean’s list at the University of Tennessee for the fall 2018 semester:

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The May winner of the Athens City Schools’ attendance trophy is Athens City Middle School. Shown here is Mrs. Sumner’s homeroom class, which had the best school attendance percentage.

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The Student Council at Rogers Creek Elementary School was established two years ago. Within these two years, we’ve learned the importance of many desirable attributes.

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It’s going to be another exciting “Summer Discovery” this Saturday, May 11, for Healthier McMinn and all our school students in the area.

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The after school programs provided by the Lottery in Education After-School Program Grant in McMinn County have recently become more hands-on.

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Did you know April 21-27 is “Every Kid Healthy Week?” One would think that every week should focus on keeping children healthy. That is certainly our aim in Tennessee. This is a good time to check up on your child’s vaccination history and make sure shots are up to date. With all the good fr…

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Athens City Schools is excited to welcome the Creative Discovery Museum crew to our town tomorrow night.

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You know it’s springtime when the annual walk-a-thon is scheduled at Ingleside!

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Family Science Night at Mountain View Elementary was a great success! Our school has offered two wonderful after school programs this year that work on STEM projects — TAG and Junior Lego Club. These two programs came together with the Mountain View PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) to creat…

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Did you know that there are only 35 class days left in this year’s ACS calendar? When I realized this, I could hardly believe how fast this year has disappeared! The old saying, “Time flies when you’re having fun,” certainly rings true this year.

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City Park School honored students for exhibiting good character, especially trustworthiness, during the month of March with a Character Breakfast. Two students were selected from each class in grades K-2. On the front row are kindergarten students: Edan Derrick, Alyssa Lankford, Hayden Mosie…

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Westside Elementary School won the Athens City Schools attendance trophy for the month of February. Pictured is Mrs. Franks’ class, which had the best attendance percentage of any classroom at the school.

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Tennessee Teens Talk Tobacco (T4) is a program to empower teens to use their influence to create social change, educate peers and influence younger youth on the dangers of tobacco.

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Healthier McMinn will once again provide an opportunity for families to be made aware of activities and programs available to them in our community this summer.

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City Park School honored students for exhibiting good character, especially caring, during the month of February with a character breakfast. Two students were selected from each class in grades K-2. Shown here are (front row, kindergarten students) Braxton Medrano, Faeryn Dunn, Karson Walker…

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All parents and families of City Park are encouraged to put tomorrow night’s PTO meeting as a priority! Their wonderful, young first graders will be presenting a musical evening at PTO.

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McMinn Career Technical Center students are preparing for the SkillsUSA Tennessee State Championships, which is being held the first week of April in Chattanooga.

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North City Elementary School recently celebrated Black History Month with a special program featuring guest speaker Ann Boyd (shown here), president of the McMinn County Chapter of the NAACP. Also during the program, Angel Hardaway performed special singing, Mr. Berry conducted a quiz, and s…

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Mountain View Elementary School recently announced its students of the month for both January and February. The January honorees are shown in this picture and the February winners will be included in an upcoming edition of The Daily Post-Athenian. On the first row, from left, are Pre-K stude…

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One of the highlights of March we all know is March Madness! People all over America get involved in the contest of basketball’s annual championship games. Everyone likes to follow their favorite teams and cheer for the champions.

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North City Elementary School recently won the Athens City Schools attendance trophy for the second straight month. Mrs. Smith’s class (shown here) had the best attendance at the school.

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Members of the McMinn Central High School FFA recently came together to reflect on the importance of agriculture and their experiences in FFA.

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Twenty-five employees across the McMinn County school district were honored at the eighth annual Heart of Our Program awards luncheon.

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This Friday, our annual Family Engagement Survey is due. You should have received one from your child’s school. If you prefer, you can go online to take the survey. The deadline for surveys is this Friday, the 15th. Thanks for sharing your ideas with us.

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This Friday, all students will be receiving their mid-term grades for this nine-week period. It hardly seems possible that we’re already headed for Spring Break on March 25. “Time flies,” as the saying goes!

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The Rogers Creek Elementary School Student Council thought of a great idea for a community project and it was going to take a lot of help and tons of hard work.

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On Thursday, Jan. 24, Julie Ladd, executive director of Full Circle Medical Center for Women, came to speak to Riceville Elementary’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) about the organization and about her own personal testimony.

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Clarkson College announced that Melanie Sterling of Ten Mile was named to its Summer 2018 Dean’s List.

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Next Tuesday, Feb. 5, will be our annual “Build-a-Book Night” for parents and students. We will also be focusing on “Heart Health Night,” as well. Come to City Park at 6 p.m. for fun, activities, fruit trays and blood pressure counts.