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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

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Auctions, Car Wash code to benefit EHS Baseball EHS Baseball is hosting a live and silent auction on Sat. January 20 at 6 p.m. at the EHS Commons Area. Items available are listed below. Read More
FAFSA Deadline Extended to Jan. 26 Due to weather- and illness-related school closings that have affected schools across the state, the deadline to submit the FAFSA and remain eligible for TNPromise has been extended. Students will ... Read More
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County, city school systems capture work-based learning grants Students in county and city high schools could soon have the opportunity to gain some unique workforce experience thanks to a pair of state grants. Read More
Courtney Bowers
All-American Cyclone: Bowers prepares for weekend performance in San Antonio Texas may be more known for their twisters, but one Cyclone is currently in the Lonestar State and looking to put an emphatic stamp on her high school career. Read More
Members of Class of 1957
Class of 1957 supports seniors with pre-graduation scholarship Elizabethton City Schools would like to thank the Class of 1957 for its ongoing support of seniors through its annual contribution of $500 to four seniors at Elizabethton High School. Read More
Three athletes named to All-State Three Cyclone athletes were recently named to All-State! Read more at the links below: Football All-State Volleyball All-State Read More
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8 teams to compete in 3rd annual Chick Fil A Holiday Classic The Boys Basketball 3rd Annual Chick fil A Holiday Classic is this week on Wed., Dec. 20 through Fri., Dec. 22 at the A. L. John Treadway Gymnasium at Elizabethton High School. Game Times are 3:30, ... Read More
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Lucas Andrews to serve as Girls Basketball Interim Head Coach Citing personal reasons, Barry Johnson resigned from his position of Elizabethton High School Girls Basketball Head Coach. His resignation as head coach is effective Dec. 11, 2017, but he will ... Read More
Sadie Whitehead shares her project with a man
Bartleby inspires collaboration, transforms education Experiential learning, collaboration, and community engagement as modeled by the Bartleby Program of Elizabethton High School are effectively transforming modern education. At its first open house on ... Read More
Brickey with family and coaches
Miss Softball Lauren Brickey signs with Walters State Softball prodigy Lauren Brickey took the next step in her academic and athletic career on Wednesday signing with Walters State Community College. She received an athletic scholarship following three ... Read More
TNReady Testing Window for grades 9-12 Nov 27 - Dec 15
TNReady Testing Update & Dates Our TNReady Assessments for English, Math, Science, and U.S.History, also known as end of course or EOC’s begin on November 28th. The testing vendor is Questar, and all tests will be completed ... Read More
Students discussing painting
Bartleby Weekly: Downtown Murals complete One student’s vision for a more inviting downtown Elizabethton has led to the painting of two murals and a plan for more in the future. Sarrah Eggers, who says she is “definitely” ... Read More
Students and Teachers with Certificates
Elizabethton CSI Team defends 1st place title in regional competition The Elizabethton High School Crime Scene Investigation Team again defended their title in the regional CSI Competition on Friday. In addition, the team placed first in Field Sobriety, Blood Spatter ... Read More
Band returns home
Betsy Band finishes 2nd place overall at state competition It was a near-perfect season for the Elizabethton High School Betsy Band. Read More
Students holding certificates
3 students rank top in region in playwright competition Three Elizabethton High School students were recently ranked among top playwrights in the region in the 16th annual Barter Theater Young Playwrights Competition. 606 students from Tennessee and ... Read More
Students shake hands with Ken Wiley
Veterans share message of service to country and reverence for flag Service and self-sacrifice were the themes among speeches given Friday at Elizabethton High School’s Veteran’s Day Program. Students gathered to hear from service members in different ... Read More
Students with teacher and tourism coordinator
Bartleby Weekly: Elizabethton Walking Tour gets an update The Carter County Tourism Council has been hopeful about updating the Elizabethton Walking Tour. After reaching out to the Bartleby Program at Elizabethton High School, this project is well underway ... Read More
Students in front of altar
Spanish students create ornate ‘ofrenda’ to celebrate Day of the Dead Dia de Los Muertos – Day of the Dead – is celebrated across Central America from October 31 to November 2, and this week, at Elizabethton High School. Level I-IV Spanish classes worked ... Read More
Students in Book Club
Bartleby Weekly: Student book clubs form foundation for leadership, love of literacy While the state and other organizations focus heavily on early literacy skills, three students in Elizabethton High School’s Bartleby Program are working to turn those skills into passion for ... Read More
Teachers and a student participate in the class
Elizabethton teachers, student study education innovation in MIT program Following the Bartleby Program’s success in the XQ Super School Project, select teachers and a freshman from Elizabethton High School are now participating in an invitation-only Massachusetts ... Read More
Students with Coaches
Carter County 4-H team captures state title at Forestry Judging competition A group of local 4-H team members captured state honors in Forestry Judging and will go on to represent both Carter County and the State of Tennessee in the national competition. Read More
EPSO Week: CTE Programs Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses at Elizabethton High School are a hub for EPS opportunity. These programs provide students with pathways to industry certification along with dual ... Read More
EPSO Work Keys
EPSO Week: ACT WorkKeys Assessment While the ACT test is widely regarded as essential for acceptance into most colleges and universities, the ACT WorkKeys Assessment is becoming increasingly important for job seekers to enter the ... Read More
Industry Certification
EPSO Week: Industry Certification After students complete required levels within a program of study, some courses conclude with the option to earn industry certification. For example, after a Health Science student in the Therapeutic ... Read More