Contact Information

4820 Franklin Road
Nashville, TN 37220 (map)

Office: 615-333-5135 x3002 
Phone: 615-333-5135

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Executive Principal: Dr. Jill Pittman 
Academy of Interdisciplinary Research Principal: James Stephens III 
Academy of Interdisciplinary Research: Steve VanDriest 
Engineering (ENG) Principal: Dr. Kevin Aigbe
ENG Guidance Counselor: Verena Owsley 
Freshman Academy (FA) Principal: Dr. Chirelle Lakine 
FA Guidance Counselor: Katrinna Collins 
Health Sciences (HS) Academy Principal: Nikki Miller-Licht 
HS Guidance Counselor: Amber Nelson 
Informational Technology (IT) Academy Principal: Jacob Vaughn 
IT Guidance Counselor: Elizabeth McClurg 
Dean of Students: Dr. Tamla Gordon, Tocara Cecil, Kim Gaines 
Instruction Principal: Matthew Earls 
Academy Coach: Rebecca Farrow 
Family Engagement Specialist: Dr. Emily Workman 
School Board Representative: Rachael Anne Elrod


Family Involvement & Support Services

  • John Overton PTO
    Presidents: Terri Watson

  • School newspaper and Associated Press media outlet: The Bobcat Beat

  • Parent-led booster clubs and school support organizations

  • Translators and interpreters on staff

  • Restorative Justice programs

  • Social workers and cluster support teams

  • Adult English Language classes

Extracurricular Activities


  • Baseball

  • Basketball

  • Bowling

  • Boys' Soccer

  • Cheerleading / Dance

  • Coss Country

  • Football

  • Girls' Soccer

  • Girls' Softball

  • Girls' Volleyball

  • Golf

  • Lacrosse

  • Tennis

  • Track and Field

  • Wrestling


Extracurricular activities:

  • ACE Mentors (Architecture, Construction, Engineering)

  • American Red Cross Club

  • Anime Club

  • Beta Club

  • Cyber Security Club

  • Dance Team

  • DECA (business and marketing)

  • Escalera

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

  • HOSA-Future Health Professionals

  • Interact Club

  • JOHS Book Club

  • Journeys

  • Marching Band

  • Model United Nations (MUN)

  • National FFA Organization

  • National Honor Society

  • Orchestra

  • Science Olympiad Team

  • Students4Equity

  • Student Council

  • Technology Student Association

  • Vex Robotics

  • YMCA Latino Achievers

  • Youth Court

Community Partners

Academy of Engineering

  • Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.

  • Metro Water

  • Adventure Science Center

  • Vanderbilt School of Engineering

  • Trevecca Nazarene University Urban Farm

  • Metro Planning

  • Lee Company

  • American Builders Contractors

Academy of Health Sciences

  • Major Family Chiropractic

  • Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy

  • Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center

  • Bethany Health and Rehabilitation

  • Walgreens

  • TCAT

Academy of Information Technology

  • Deloitte

  • Jackson National

  • Nashville Technology Council

  • Trevecca Nazarene University Department of Information Technology

  • Trinisys

  • Tractor Supply Company

  • HCA IT&S

  • Nashville Software School

  • Network Solutions Group

  • Computer Pros

Academy of Event Management and Music Performance

  • Compass Rose

  • Nashville Symphony

  • Trevecca Nazarene University Department of Music

  • Stewart Transportation

  • Tennessee Performing Arts Center

  • Rocketown

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