Superintendent Troy Marnholtz

(660) 678-2511

Principal Jennifer Corson

(660) 678-4511


Principals' Newsletter Archive

First Quarter ends on October 15th.

Parent Teacher conferences will be held on October 22nd from 3:00 - 6:00 PM and October 23rd from 1:00 - 6:00 PM. Please contact your child's teacher to make an appointment.

Students in grades 7-12 who have a cumulative GPA or 3.3 or higher and who have attended Chilhowee for more than one semester are eligible to complete an information packet to be considered for selection to NHS for grades 10-12 or NJHS for grades 7-9.  Packets need to be completed and returned to Mrs. Gilmore by 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

The faculty council will then consider the returned information packets  and advise students of their decision.

If you were a member in good standing of NHS/NJHS elsewhere last year, your membership can be transferred.  Please speak to Mrs. Gilmore about this or any other questions you  may have.


High School Students: Want to dress up for Halloween?

Pay $2 to PBS to wear your Halloween costume on Friday, October 31st. Click here for more information.

The Fourth Annual Chilhowee Fair Pumpkin Patch is October 11th and 12th. Click here for more information.

 PTO will be meeting on October 10th in the Library.  All parents are welcome to attend!  Find out how you can volunteer to help your child’s classroom and school.

FFA's annual fruit sales are happening now! FFA is selling fruit, seasonings, meat, and cookies. See any FFA member for more information or to place an order. 

FFA members will hosting a Beef Raffle beginning August 25th for a “side of beef” being donated by Shackelford Farm .  Tickets will be raffled during all HOME football games until the end of the season.  The drawing of the raffle will be at the last home game on October 17th.

Parent As Teachers
Coordinator: Kristin Faber
Contact: 660-678-4511
A FREE Program for ALL Families
The Parents as Teachers Program supports all parents, including single parents, foster parents and expectant parents during the crucial first years.
Who Is Eligible?
Parents living in the Chilhowee School District.
Expectant Parents.
Families with young children under school age.

A free driver education program has been made available for our school district here:

All student athletes will need a physical before taking part in any sports activities.Click here to access the physical form, or come by the office to pick one up

2014-15 School Supply List

Click here for the 2014-15 academic calendar.


Help our school! We collect Box Tops, Pop tabs, Campbell's Soup Labels, Prescription medicine bottle lids, Best Choice and Always Save labels, and some electronics that need to be recycled. Call the school for more details.




Chilhowee R-IV Mission & Beliefs

We, the people of Chilhowee R-IV School, believe that this school exists for the educational benefit of all students. Inherent in this belief is that all students are capable of acquiring the skills necessary to become productive members of society. We believe that we must continually strive to further develop and implement effective methods to enhance student achievement. We believe that the educational process is a partnership that includes the student, family, and members of the educational staff.

District Administrative Assistant:

Janise Gardner



Principal’s Administrative Assistant/District Substitute Coordinator:

Jeanine Harness





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The site includes timely information about activities you can do with your child student, explanation of education issues, and tips that will help your student be successful in school. Be sure to sign up today!

Chilhowee R-IV No Child Left Behind Statement