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Episcopal School of Knoxville

Setting the Foundation: ESK’s Junior Kindergarten Program Soars

At the Episcopal School of Knoxville, both the administration and faculty believe that “play is the work of children,” and at no level is that more apparent than with the junior kindergarten program. From its inception at the start of the 2014-15 school year, the program has provided a place where students are able to […]

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Berean Christian School

Berean Christian School Achieves Academic Excellence with Small Classroom Environment

Berean Christian School (BCS) serves K-12 students in a Christ-centered and biblical environment. From the time our students join the BCS community, they experience a nurturing atmosphere of learning and discovery in academics, athletics, fine arts, and service. Our teachers and staff use innovative methods to engage students and to build a community of learners. […]

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Dance Into Fall

Dance Into Fall Event {Recap}

Back in September, Knoxville Moms Blog hosted its first Dance Into Fall Family Festival Event at Angela Floyd Schools at their West location. This event allowed families to try out dance and music classes, and also meet and greet with Knoxville private schools and health professionals.  Thanks to Brianna Leigh Photography for capturing the fun […]

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PHOTOS BY Amy Smotherman Burgess

The Episcopal School of Knoxville’s Middle School Open House October 27th

The Episcopal School of Knoxville’s Middle School academic program is rich in opportunity for intellectual exploration and discovery as well as creative expression. The Episcopal School of Knoxville recognizes the middle school years as the most varied and exciting period in adolescent life. During this important time of intellectual, physical, moral, spiritual and emotional development, […]

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Montessori for Moms : Motherhood and Mindfulness

Montessori For Moms :: Motherhood and Mindfulness

Recently, I took a course on Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction. On the first day, our teacher, Claudio Barrientos of the Mindful Center in Knoxville, asked us, “Why are you here?”  Calmly, he repeated, “Why are you really here?” Again, he quietly asked, “Why are you really, really here?”        I took the course because of my […]

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Sacred Heart Chromebooks

New Google Chromebook Program at Sacred Heart Cathedral School

Sacred Heart Cathedral School is launching a 1:1 Google Chromebook program in the Middle School and a greatly enhanced technology ratio in Grades K-5. In fact, 230 new Chromebooks just arrived on campus! Google Chromebooks are cloud-based laptop computers that run the Google Chrome operating system and Google Apps for Education (GAFE). Sacred Heart became […]

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MayBeads

Montessori for the Summer

The sun shines past bedtime, the flowers and trees overflow the garden bed, and the pool water glistens in the light. The school year must be ending. Knoxville Montessori School certainly stayed busy all year. According to KMS’s Senior Primary Teacher, Valerie Kuéntz, students learned how to observe others, teach their peers, and direct themselves. […]

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AFS Camps

Dance the Summer Away with Angela Floyd School Summer Camps

This summer at Angela Floyd Schools, they are bringing back their most popular dance camps from previous years like Ice Princess Camp, All-American Camp, and Princess Camp! Additionally, they’ll be introducing exciting new camps like Cartoon Camp and PBS Friends Camp. All of these camps run for a week, from Monday to Thursday from 9:00am-11:30am […]

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Tate's Drone

Tate’s Middle School Students Soar with New Drone Curriculum

For the past 48 years, Tate’s School has been known for educational innovation in the classroom. Tate’s School has just announced that they have integrated a unique and practical initiative to engage middle school students with emerging technology: the Drone Pilot Program (DPP).  As a part of Tate’s advanced technology curriculum, the Drone Pilot Program […]

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