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Our students need you!

With 20% more, your support will help fill long-unmet needs for our children at Thrasher Elementary, Nolan Elementary and Signal Mountain Middle/ High School!

In 2020, here's how you can invest in our schools:

  • If you have never invested, start with a gift of $20.
  • Sign up to be a monthly donor at $20/month or more.
  • Increase your current annual or monthly gift by 20%.
  • Help grow the MEF endowment by 20%. Gifts to the endowment are doubled thanks to a donor match.
  • Spread the word and help us broaden our donor base by at least 20%.

The Impact You Make Through MEF


One on one tutoring at every grade level
One-on-one tutoring in reading and math at elementary level, and in every subject for grades 6-12


Teachers funded at 3 schools
Fantastic experiences in Art, Technology and STEM for elementary students


Post-secondary enrollment
98% post-secondary education enrollment supported by full-time College Advisor


ACT for 19% of first-time-testers
19% of students with a score of 30 or above on their first ACT test because of practice testing and feedback

Friday, October 25th

The 2019 Celebration for Education

7:30 – 10:30 at Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. in Chattanooga

Like… join the Mountain Education Foundation as we celebrate
good times at Signal Mountain public schools. Party to the max
with a totally excellent silent auction, open bar and awesome food
as we bust a move to the tunes of 80s cover band Rubiks Groove

Thank You MEF Donors!

It’s the MEF donors – YOU – that make our Signal Mountain schools great. Watch the video to see how, then click the button to get involved!

Signal Mountain is Known For Great Schools

Many families move here for that reason. The fact of fantastic education in our community is well known, but the history behind it is not. It began in 1991 and was driven by successive groups of parent and community leaders, collectively referred to as Founders.

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