First Grade

What's Happening (Updated February 20, 2018):
First graders are reading versions of Cinderella from around the world as we meet our reading literature standards.  This week we will read Smoky Mountain Rose (An Appalachian Cinderella) and Cendrillon (A Caribbean Cinderella).  Our reading standards are sequencing and compare and contrast the adventures of two characters.  
In math, we are working on tens and ones (place value).
Year book order forms will be coming home soon.
Upcoming Dates:
Feb. 19 No school
Feb. 20 Candy Bar Fundraiser ends
Feb. 22 Spring Picture Day

February 23rd- Yard Sign Assembly

February 26th - March 2nd - Read Across America Week

March 1st - Family Literacy Night

March 5th-9th School Bus Appreciation Week

March 9th STREAM Day

March 10-25 Spring Break

Please contact your child's teacher if you have questions or concerns about his/her progress or our report cards.


Capture Your Memories in this Year's 

Alcoa Elementary School Yearbook
Now is the time to order your 2017-18 Yearbook.
Visit & use our school pass-code: 1015066149822337 

(All yearbooks must be ordered online - NO CASH SALES at school)
Regular price for our yearbook is $25.00 for a hard cover yearbook.


This year's yearbook will have more than 50% more pages than last year.


Each yearbook comes with the ability to customize 2 pages of your child's own yearbook!  

Below is overview video for first time parent and student users. 

It guides you through creating an account, buying your yearbook 
and customizing your own pages!

Step-by-Step Directions: PDF downloads

1. How to Purchase Your Yearbook

2. Getting Started and How to Set Up Your Account

3. How to Customize Your Yearbook

4. Adding Memories, Signatures, Bling, and Photos to Your Custom Pages

5. How to Use the TreeRing iPhone App

6. How to Use the TreeRing Android App

 Direct link to TreeRing Help for Parents/Students 

 Adding Memories, Signatures, Bling, and Photos to Your Custom Pages

 If you have any questions, please contact:

Mr. Whitecotton

(865) 982-3120 ext. 2203  

Please contact your child's teacher with questions or concerns you have about his/her progress.
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