Excellence for Every Child
Currently- Required Summer Reading Assignments are happening now. Scroll down to see information.
Thursday, July 26- 8:00- 3:30- Student schedules can be accessed on Family Portal at knoxschools.org If you have questions about how to access Family Portal, please visit knoxschools.org/aspeninfo You may also pick up a copy of your schedule after this date in the school office.
Friday, July 27- Sunday, July 29-Tax Free Weekend. Please see grade level Supply Lists on the website
Tuesday, July 31-6:00-7:00- Meet the Principal presentation. Parents, hear news regarding the upcoming school year from new principal Dr. Beth Howard, Assistant Principal, Ginny Smith, and new Assistant Principal, Jarrod Pendergraft. Presentation begins at 6:00 in the gym.
Monday, August 6- 5:30-7:30- Panther Picnic- 6th graders and families meet and greet teachers; Free hot dogs and drinks
Tuesday, August 7-8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.- 1/2 day for 6th graders-Buses will run routes. Click on this link for bus information, click on Bus Stop Locator link, enter your address, and student grade. Then click on Powell Middle. Bus Locator
Wednesday, August 8--8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.- 1/2 day for ALL students- Buses will run routes. Click on this link for bus information, click on Bus Stop Locator link, enter your address, and student grade. Then click on Powell Middle. Bus Locator
Thursday, August 9- 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.- 1st full day for ALL students
Tuesday, August 14- 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.- 6th grade Parent Night-program begins at 6:00 in gym. Parents will follow student schedule.
Tuesday, August 21- 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.-7th and 8th grades Parent Night- program begins at 6:00 in gym. Parents will follow student schedule.
Monday, September 3- No School- Labor Day
Friday, October 5- End of 1st Nine Week Grading Period
Monday, October 8-Friday October 12- No School- Fall Break
Summer Reading 2018-2019
We are implementing a new summer reading expectation for the 2018 summer. Students should read one of the recommended books and two additional books of their choice. Click on appropriate link below.