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Congratulations Top 10% Class of 2019
ACT 30+ Club
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Advanced Creative Writing students place highly in Barter Theater Playwright Festival
Key Club Division 7 K-T Lt. Governor
Students working on a drone
New Spring 2018 Unmanned Aerial Systems
EHS Principals
EHS Principals
STEM Solar-powered Go-Kart
STEM Solar-powered Go-Kart
2016 State Champion Betsy Band
2016 State Champion Betsy Band
Criminal Justice Program
Criminal Justice Program
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Our Mission & Vision


The primary mission of Elizabethton High School is to provide a positive atmosphere where students become intellectually motivated, vocationally competent, physically fit, and socially adept.


The vision of Elizabethton High School is to provide a school climate where diligence, enthusiasm, and optimism lead to student and staff success.  We have a vision of expanding opportunities for all students both inside and outside the classroom.  We envision our graduates meeting the needs of a changing marketplace, post-secondary institutions, and the community.

News & Announcements

Matthew Dailey
Tennessee Class AA Mr. Baseball finalist Elizabethton’s Dailey pegged as one of three finalists for Mr. Baseball BY IVAN SANDERS, Elizabethton Star The Elizabethton Cyclone baseball team has been in the hunt for a state baseball championship for the last three seasons and a big part of that has been the play ... Read More
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Sophomore recognized by ETSU, Niswonger for teaching coding in summer STEM camps If you asked a high school student what his or her summer plans are, you probably wouldn't expect to hear Veronica Watson’s response – teaching teens computer coding. Read More
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Student podcasters share their experience, advice with MIT Instructional Designers Podcasting is now becoming a staple across industries – even in education. This week, Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Instructional Design Team looks to incorporate it into ... Read More
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FFA hosting Drive 4 UR School Fundraiser May 17 This year, the Elizabethton High School FFA Chapter members have done incredible things from receiving thousands in grants for community and school improvement to placing at a state contest. Read More
Elizabethton High School hosts 2019 Spring Choral Concert BY IVAN SANDERS, Elizabethton Star A large gathering of friends and family gathered inside the A.L.”John” Treadway Gymnasium on Sunday for the 2019 Spring Choral Concert presented by ... Read More
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Volleyball Tryouts May 29-31 May 29th, 3-5 PM May 30th, 2-4 PM May 31st, 2-4 PM Read More
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FFA rebuilds trails at Sycamore Shoals with grant funding On Wednesday, the Elizabethton FFA Chapter along with help from friends shoveled and spread 3 tons of rock along the trails of the Sycamore Shoals Master Gardener’s native Tennessee garden. Read More
Jacob Mullins
Cyclones win third straight district baseball title BY DOUGLAS FRITZ, Johnson City Press Elizabethton went undefeated in the regular season, and the district tournament was no different. Read More
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High school trains students to fill national pilot shortage BY CALEB PERHNE, WCYB ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — The demand is growing for airline pilots while the number of pilots available is shrinking. Read More
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EHS students win national NPR Student Podcast Challenge National Public Radio recently announced four Elizabethton High School juniors as the winners of the inaugural nationwide NPR Student Podcast Challenge. The contest was open to middle and high school ... Read More
Too much to handle…Unicoi County defeats Lady Cyclones in District 1-AA softball BY NIC MILLER, Elizabethton Star BLUFF CITY— After a blowout win against Sullivan Central Thursday night, the Lady Cyclones traveled back to Sullivan East Friday to take on the number-one ... Read More
Evan Carter
Can’t touch this…Cyclones Carter blows through Blue Devils in 6-0 win BY IVAN SANDERS, Elizabethton Star JOHNSON CITY— Even though there was some rain that fell during Sunday evening’s District 1-AA baseball tournament being played at TVA Credit Union ... Read More
Madison Townsend
Open House highlights student projects throughout school Student presentations and displays highlighted projects from throughout the year at Monday's Open House at EHS. Students were proud to share their work from immersive project-based learning (PBL) ... Read More
Lady Cyclones pull away late taking district tourney win, 12-2 BY NIC MILLER, Elizabethton Star BLUFF CITY— The Elizabethton Lady Cyclone softball team was back in action Thursday night at Sullivan East High School as they kicked off the District 1-AA ... Read More
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Annual Open House Invite Community invited to student-led EHS Open House Monday Read More
Matthew Dailey
Cyclone seniors honored before Boone game By Elizabethton Star Tuesday was a bittersweet day for the 2019 Elizabethton Cyclone baseball team as four seniors made their final home appearance in regular-season play and were recognized along ... Read More
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District Baseball & Softball Tournament Brackets available Check out the baseball and softball brackets and game locations. Read More
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Here Are The Winners Of The NPR Student Podcast Challenge BY STEVE DRUMMOND & CLARE LOMBARDO, National Public Radio What happened to a circus elephant in the small East Tennessee town of Erwin a century ago, and what are the people there today doing ... Read More
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Region’s outstanding young students to be recognized tonight at inaugural event BY MATTHEW LANE, Kingsport Times-News KINGSPORT — Our region has some truly exceptional young students. Read More
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'Recruit Betsy' a win-win for prospective educators, EHS Elizabethton High School hosted an inaugural teacher recruitment event Tuesday designed to showcase the school’s vision and to attract future teachers. The purpose is not to fill currently open ... Read More
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Elizabethton FFA places 4th in state Nursery & Landscape Career Development Event On April 26th, Nathan Batchelder, Cheyenne Bowers, Heather Estep, and Maddie Jaynes --members of the Elizabethton FFA -- placed 4th in the Tennessee State Nursery and Landscape Career Development ... Read More
Lady Cyclones to honor fallen teammates By Elizabethton Star Once a Lady Cyclone softball player—always a Lady Cyclone softball player. Read More
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Setting the example…Lady Cyclone seniors laying a roadmap for rest of team BY NIC MILLER, Elizabethton Star As springtime approaches, people in the Elizabethton community always look forward to Cyclone baseball as well as keeping an eye on the talented Lady Cyclones ... Read More
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Arbiter Athlete Accounts should be set up by May 6; Physicals on May 9 All athletes planning to play at TAD and EHS in the 2019-2020 school year should have their student and parent accounts set up and linked in Arbiter Athlete (formerly PlanetHS) no later than Monday, ... Read More