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Honors Day photo
8th Graders Overmountain Victory Trail
OVT Hike 2017
TAD Jr. Cyclone Football
Congratulations on an undefeated season!
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T. A. Dugger at a glance

Our Mission

In cooperation with home and community, the T. A. Dugger faculty and staff will develop a well-rounded program of education that will meet the needs of adolescent students and develop skills necessary for personal fulfillment and success.

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TAD 2019-2020 Orientation T.A. Dugger Junior High School Orientation Read More
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Immunization requirement for 7th graders This is a reminder that all students entering the seventh grade must turn in an updated TN immunization certificate, as required by the State of Tennessee, no later than August 7, 2019. Read More
Girls Basketball in stands
Jr. Lady Cyclone volleyball camp huge success The Elizabethton Lady Cyclones volleyball team recently held their annual Jr. Cyclone volleyball camp and by the turnout, the camp was a huge success for EHS head volleyball coach Leslee Bradley and ... Read More
Cyclones take contest from Warriors BY ALLEN LAMOUNTAIN, Elizabethton Star Despite having little or no practice time the Cyclones looked like a well-oiled machine on Tuesday in American Legion 15U baseball action at T. A. Dugger. Read More
River Crossing
T. A. Dugger eighth-graders wade in Watauga River to learn about history BY AMBER WADOVICK, Elizabethton Star Those hiking the trails at Sycamore Shoals State Park Wednesday morning may have heard the small roar of middle school students coming from the river. Read More
Boys BBall Championship Photo
TAD Boys Basketball wins Area I Tourney, has best season in Middle 6 Conference With 19 wins and six losses, the T. A. Dugger Jr. High Varsity Boys Basketball team had the best season in the Middle Six Conference. They also won the Pigeon Forge Tournament and the Area I ... Read More
Team photo
Mathletes claim four major awards in regional competition TAD Mathletes received four major awards in a competition Tuesday with 20 regional teams! Read More
Watauga Valley Fife and Drum Corps
TAD student performs at state DAR conference Caleb Napier, T. A. Dugger Jr. High Drum Captain, recently traveled to Franklin, Tenn. along with other members of the Watauga Valley Fife and Drum Corps to preform at the 114th State Conference of ... Read More
Eddie Pless & Jimmy Kee
7th graders explore vocational opportunities in TCAT Elizabethton tour In a first-time field trip, all 7th graders from T. A. Dugger Junior High School toured Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Elizabethton on Tuesday. Read More
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Recap: 5th Grade Night Parents of rising 6th graders, if you couldn't make it to 5th Grade Night or you wanted to review some of the topics we discussed, please check out the presentation here. Read More
2019 Typhoons Swim Club Tryouts Details on the Typhoons Swim Club tryouts Read More
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ECS tuition application: online for grades K-8, in person for grades 9-12 Parents interested in their children attending Elizabethton City Schools as new tuition students should apply online in the Cyclone Connection for grades K-8 or in person for grades 9-12. Read More