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Our Mission- To develop well-rounded citizens who listen, think, and speak intelligently and compassionately in an enviroinment where learning is relevant to life. 
Our school is a participant in the Tennessee Coordinated School Health Program. Learn more about the CSH Program.

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Dates to Remember  (Check out the School Calendar Webpage for more activities.)

Monday, July 28th- August 1st- Marching Band Camp

Wednesday, August 6th- First Day of School, 11:30 dismissal
5th and 6th Grade Summer Math Requirements

5th grade Summer Math Requirements:
1)Every student must memorize their times tables from 2’s to 12’s ( from 2x1 to 12x12) *There will be a test on  this during the first week of school. Every student will take this test weekly until they get a 100.

       2)Every student must memorize their division facts from the 2’s to the 12’s ( from 2/2 to 144/12)   *There will be a test on this during the second week of school. Every student will take this test weekly until they get a 100.

        3)Students also need to begin memorizing the order of place values from millions to millionths.  This will be assessed within the first two weeks of school as well.

  1. Rap to help:
  2. First standards of the year: 
    1. *5.NBT. 1 Recognize that in a multi-digit number, a digit in one place represents 10 times as much as it represents in the place to its right and 1/10 of what it represents in the place to its left.
    2. 5.NBT.2 Explain patterns in the number of zeros of the product when multiplying a number by powers of 10, and explain patterns in the placement of the decimal point when a decimal is multiplied or divided by a power of 10. Use whole number exponents to denote powers of 10.

I hope you all have had a great summer and area prepared for a great 5th grade year at East Nashville Magnet School!

Thank you, Mrs. Anderson and Ms. Hill

6th Grade Summer Math Requirement can be found here.

First Day of School in August

Enjoy your summer break! We'll see you back here at 8:00am on August 6th for a half day.

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Middle School Immunizations

The new Certificate of Immunization showing that your child has met the new immunization requirements is required for entry into 7th grade and should be available from your child’s medical provider beginning April 1.

Children currently enrolled in a Tennessee school and entering the 7th grade must show proof of two new immunizations:

  • Tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis booster (“Tdap”)
  • Verification of immunity to varicella; (2 doses or history of disease)

For more infomation

Summer Reading/Assignments

Several classes have required reading and assignments over the summer.  Click here to find out more.

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Opportunities for Incoming Freshmen

Marching. Concert and Beginning Band Students, comtact Mr. Zimmerer ASAP
Mandatory Band Camp for Marching Band July 28th - August 1st

Girls Volleyball Tryouts (grades 9-12) May 30th  from 1-3pm in the HS Gym 
Freshman and Varsity Volleyball)

Girls Freshmen Basketball Open Gym after-school on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in May from 3:15-4:30pm. 

Boys Basketball try-outs, June 2nd

Football Summer Weight Training and Practice begins June 3rd 8am-10:30am

High School Forensics Team, Informational meeting August 14, 2014

Girls Bowling try-outs will be the first two weeks of September 2014

MNPS Virtual School- Summer Programs

Click on the link below to learn more about the MNPS Virtual School and their summer programs. 

Is Your Email Address Correct?

East Nashville Magnet is using the Evirts email program to communicate with parents and students.  Make sure your email contact information is up-to-date so you don't miss any vital information.  

We use this information system to communicate with students and their families about class work, student activities, and schoolwide news.  Please make sure the school office has your correct information, if you are not currently receiving emails call the school office at 262-6947. _________________________________________
East Nashville Magnet School PTSO

The PTSO may be contacted at 

You can also find the PTSO on Facebook at             
Schoolwide Seminar 

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Our next School-wide Seminar with be held in the Fall.   

For more information, go to or contact Christy Wall, our Paideia Coach, at 615-262-6947 x2201


Attend East Nashville Magnet School

You must apply to attend East Nashville Magnet School.  Optional School Application information and materials can be found at:

You may schedule a tour by calling the office 262-6947.  During the tour, you will be able to see classrooms and meet some of our teachers and staff. We look forward to you visiting our school.
Ten for Ten Donation 

What is 10 for 10?
$1 per student/family for each of the 10 months of school = $10 for 10 months. It's that simple! No magazines, no wrapping paper, no cookie dough, no asking your friends and family to buy stuff. We're just asking families to make a simple donation to support our school. Any donation amount is accepted.

1) You can make a yearly donation, or smaller donations throughout the year.
2) Just send your donation to the office in an envelope to the "PTSO."
Where does the10 for 10 money go?
It's hard to find a bargin these days, but Ten for Ten is a pretty good one.  Just $10 supports programs and buys supplies for each of your students. Our initial focus with donations will be equipping our classrooms with electric pencil sharpeners! The PTSO has also purchased the mascot costume, bought a giant parachute for the PE department, hosted the middle school dance and math night, purchased advanced technology for the teachers to share, held a parent program, Literary Week and a book drive. That's just to name a few and we have more to come. 
Donations from Corporations

 Office Depot 5% Back

As you make purchases, please remember that Office Depot will donate 5% of your purchase back to our school.  Just tell the cashier at the beginning of your check-out and they will scan our school's barcode.  Each month, the proceeds are forwarded to the school.  Click here to learn more about the 5% Back to Schools Program.

The Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, color, age, and/or disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services, or activities. MNPS does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. Contact MNPS ADA Coordinator at 259-8531.

MNPS maintains an official complaint procedure that complies with the standards set aside by Federal Programs under No Child Left Behind. Complaints regarding Public School Choice and Supplemental Educational Services (SES) are covered under this procedure. It can be found by clicking on Complaint Process.
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