Supply Lists, Summer Reading

Please order your backpack tag this summer! It will make registration day easier for you! https://thrasherelementary.wordpress.com/2016/05/17/dismissal-2016-2017-survey/ Supply Lists School Supply Lists 2016-2017-1st Grade School Supply Lists 2016-2017-2nd Grade School Supply Lists 2016-2017-3rd Grade School Supply Lists 2016-2017-4th Grade School Supply Lists 2016-2017-5th Grade School Supply Lists 2016-2017-Kindergarten Summer Reading […]


SM Police Serve & Protect Thrasher

We are so grateful for the Signal Mountain Police. Officers Coulter, Gunter, Siler, Kennedy, and Foster routinely check in on us and advise us on increasing safety at Thrasher. This morning, we recognized Officer Gunter with a Panther Pride award. Later in the day, Officer Coulter revisited a fourth […]

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SMMHS Girls’ Basketball

SMMS Girls Basketball Open Gym   For rising 6th graders May 16th, 18th, 23rd, and 25th 4:30 – 6:00 Signal Mountain Middle School gym   It is an exciting time to be a part of the Lady Eagles basketball program at Signal. The Signal Mountain Middle Lady Eagles […]


Our Teacher Leaders

Mrs. Connie McDade was selected to be part of the Public Education Foundation’s iPLC — a group of educators the join in professional learning about technology. On Thursday, she collaborated on a presentation about Google Classroom. (Mrs. Johnston was a member of last year’s cohort.) Also, our own […]


A Drama about Etiquette

The drama club presented a humorous skit about audience etiquette to an attentive student body last week. The skit poked a little fun at our culture’s addiction to technology and short attention span. But, fortunately, a very literal super-heroine swooped in to save the day. We were especially […]


What Stems from STEM

Mrs. Mies has had several and various groups of students busy lately working in and out of the STEM lab. She and Mrs. Johnson helped Mrs. Sutton revitalize the rain garden (with $1000 in donated plants!) Not only that, she had Mrs. Spino’s fifth graders bring the keyhole […]



First, you’ve got to watch this video. I promise, it’s short, it’s entertaining, and you won’t regret it. (Watch it to the end; in the age of testing madness, there are some really fantastic ideas that emerge in this presentation.) Then, imagine our delight when we walked into Mrs. […]


3D Printing

You know what’s exciting? Initiative. As in, several 5th grade girls approached Mrs. Mies, the STEM Lab teacher, and asked if they could start a girls’ after-school 3D-Printing Club. Mrs. Mies, who already spends tons of personal time on school-related work, said yes. It turns out, 3D printing is […]


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