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Coalmont Elementary School Receives TN Dept of Health Grant


Coalmont Elementary School is pleased to announce the award of an $80,000 grant from the Tennessee Department of Health, Healthy Built Environment to fund the construction of a new playground at the school.

School and District staff, community members and community organizations partnered with the town of Coalmont to apply for the grant. The much needed new playground will be ADA compliant and will include a spin tower, swings, a large climbing structure with slides, a new surface, and an outdoor pavilion/classroom. Construction is expected to begin this summer. 

“As Principal of Coalmont Elementary, I am excited to see an all new playground which will provide a safe, compliant ADA area for our students and community to enjoy!” stated Melissa Tipton, Principal of Coalmont Elementary School.