Welcome to Nolan Elementary!

4435 Shackleford Ridge Road

Signal Mtn., TN 37377 • 423-886-0898

 All visitors and parent volunteers must stop by the main office to sign in and secure a badge.

We greatly appreciate everyone's diligence in following this procedure and reminding each other as well. 


Drop-off begins at 8:20. See this link for details.

First bell at 8:40, second bell at 8:45. Please see the links at the bottom of this page for information regarding transportation. 

Spring Picture Payments Due:

Portraits were taken on: 03/07/2014

Your child should have received his or her Spring school pictures and brought them home from school.

- Select your favorite portraits 

- Pay online or complete the order form, include payment, and return with your child to school 

- Return any unpurchased portraits with your child to school

Picture Day ID: OS013085Y0

Click here to pay online.

Kids First Online Coupon Books:

Kids First is a program administered by the Hamilton County Schools Fund for Excellence, a non-profit fundraising organization for the public schools in the Chattanooga area.

It creates a unique partnership that involves local merchants, consumers, students, teachers, parent volunteers, corporate sponsors, and the media, whose combined efforts result in a highly successful program that benefits the entire community.

Now in its 26th year, the Kids First Coupon Book has raised nearly 14 million dollars for local public education.

They are now available year-round online, so you can purchase a Mobile Kids First Coupon Book here, and start saving today!

Teacher Recognition Opportunities:

Tennessee Titans Radio has partnered with American Paper & Twine Company to recognize outstanding teachers! Each week, a teacher will be chosen from online submissions. The teacher of the week will receive $400 in supplies from American Paper & Twine Co., and their affiliates, and recognition during game-day radio broadcast. Teacher of the year will receive $800 and tickets and accommodations to the TItans-Texans game. To nominate a Nolan teacher, please fill out the form on this link

In addition, here are some other opportunities to recognize your favorite Nolan teachers: 

 WTVC Newschannel 9 Educator of Week

 WDEF News 12 Golden Apple Award

Mountain Education Foundation:


Go here for more information on MEF.

Every amount helps. Thank you!

Transportation Links:

Bus Rider information can be found here.

Aftercare and Car Rider information can be found here and directions are here.


PTA Publicity Chair Newsletter -- April 23, 2014
SMMHS Play Information
Aftercare Registration Deadline
HCDE School Nutrition Payment Information
Principal's Newsletter -- April 4, 2014
Expansion Funding -- March 26, 2014
PTA Publicity Chair Newsletter -- March 24, 2014

School Events
4/21/2014 to 4/25/2014
•  Teacher Appreciation Week
•  SMSS Hygiene Drive
•  School Supply Kits Order Due
•  Nolan vs. Thrasher Recycling Competition
Time: 8:00 AM
•  Special Olympics
4/29/2014 to 5/2/2014
•  TCAP Testing Grades 3-5

Congratulations, Mrs. Self!
Congratulations to Nolan Elementary 2nd Grade teacher, Meg Self -- the Sunny 92.3 Teacher of the Month!

Signal Mountain Nursery   
Welcome Springtime! Save those receipts! Nolan Elementary receives 2% towards merchandise credit.

Portrait Payments Due   
NolanElementary School Portraits were taken on: 03/07/2014 Your child should have received his or her Spring school pictures...

MEF Run 4 Education   
Volunteers needed! To sign up, go here. Please join us for the 6th Annual MEF Run 4 Education on Saturday, April 5th, sponsored...

Chess Team   
Nolan’s team comprised of students in grades second and third placed first in the Primary division and had a perfect score...

Students Say Pledge on Today Show   
Check out our Nolan third grade classes reciting the pledge during NBC's Today Show on WRCB Channel 3. Here is the link forMrs....

Teacher Snacks   
Throughout the month of March, we are requesting 2nd Grade parents send in healthy teacher snacks when possible. Please contact...

Drama Club *Rehearsal Dates Update*   
3/3/14 Update (see below for cast member instructions):   Drama Club Rehearsal   Willy Wonka, Jr. ALL CAST...

*Updated* Author Visit and Personalized Books Info   
Author Visit -- Jeff Nathan We received a grant that was teamed up with Target and the author Jeff Nathan, and he will be working...

Spanish Club   
Club Arco Iris

Departmental Wish Lists   
The following departments are in need of items. We appreciate your continued generosity and support of our school, in all areas!...

Golden Apple Award   
Nominate a teacher for WDEF's Golden Apple Award! Click here for more information. We had two teachers recognized a couple...

Comcast Internet Essentials   
All students who qualify for the free and reduced lunch program qualify for the Comcast Internet Essentials program, where they...

Cross-Country and Track Team News   
Tryouts for Cross Country Team Starting the week ofSeptember 16ththrough September 27th, students in 3/4/5 grades will...

Chess Club   
Chess Club meets every Monday from 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. in the Nolan Library. Start dates: See below. Mrs. Huseman is the...

Scouting and Nolan   
Signal Mountain Girl Scouts welcomes girls in grades K-12, and you can register your child now or anytime throughout the school...

Good News Club   
Good News Club Mondays3:45-5:15 Start Date: September 30 Place: Art Room Teachers: Dana Bergerdanaberger@live.com Trisha...

After School Strings Class   
NEW AFTER SCHOOL STRINGS CLASS! This year we will be offering beginning classes in Violin, Viola, Cello, and String Bass to...