tallassee schools

Tallassee Officials Prepare for Rebuild of High School

Tallassee High School will finally be under new construction after 91 years. School officials met Thursday, Oct. 1st, about new bids for the rebuild. Superintendent, Brock Nolin says the project will begin in mid-November and will be about two years long. The new building will feature state of the art facilities, enhancements to the arts programs, and much more. Tallassee…

Tallassee School System Pushes Back Start Date

According to Acting Superintendent Dr. Brock Nolin, Tallassee City Schools officials have decided that it would be in the best interest of students and staff to push back the start date of the 2020-2021 school year to September 8th. Originally, school was set to start August 19th.  We’re told State Superintendent of Education Dr. Eric Mackey approved this calendar request….

Tallassee Students Thank Teachers with Signs, Cheers and Food

This is National Teacher Appreciation Week, but with schools closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, students are having to find new ways to say thanks to their teachers. Students in Tallassee cheered, waved signs and brought in a food truck as a way to show their appreciation for teachers in the Tallassee city school system. “They teach us things that…

Tallassee City Schools, Baylor University to Bring Meals to Students in Need

The Tallassee city school system is working with Baylor University to bring meals directly to the homes of students in need through a program called Meals To You. It’s estimated 60% of Tallassee students are eligible for free or reduced lunches. While the school system has offered curbside meal pickup, some students’ families can’t get to the location to receive…