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Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

More third-graders could be held back after testing changes

Several urban school districts say changes in scoring on the state's reading tests might have left hundreds, or even thousands, of students at risk of being held back in August. District administrators went before the State Board of Education last week to ask for help.

By Shannon Gilchrist And April Helms Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Knights Caring for Knights food program continues into summer

A program to help hungry children in the schools is continuing into the summer for the first time.

By Eric Marotta Editor
Flagpole dedicated as Safety Town
Jul 6, 2017 12:02 PM

Flagpole dedicated as Safety Town

U.S. Rep. Dave Joyce and other area dignitaries were on hand to dedicate a flagpole for Safety Town at Rushwood Elementary School July 5. Joyce presented a U.S. flag that has flown over the U.S.

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Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Commencement s airing on Cable 9

The staff of Cable 9 community television congratulates the Nordonia High School Class of 2017 graduates and their families. Cable 9 will air the Nordonia commencement ceremony throughout the month of June, and cap it off with a bonus marathon during the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

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Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

College notes

Alsharif earns master's of health admin degree Amal Yahya Alsharif of Sagamore Hills was awarded a master's of health administration degree from The University of Scranton at the institution's graduate commencement ceremony May 27. Kathleen Curry Santora, Esq.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Commencement s airing on Cable 9

The staff of Cable 9 community television congratulates the Nordonia High School Class of 2017 graduates and their families. Cable 9 will air the Nordonia commencement ceremony throughout the month of June, and cap it off with a bonus marathon during the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Cable 9 airing graduation ceremonies
Jun 13, 2017 4:16 AM

Cable 9 airing graduation ceremonies

The staff of Cable 9 community television congratulates the Nordonia High School Class of 2017 graduates and their families.

New superintendent in line at Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Jun 13, 2017 12:00 AM

New superintendent in line at Cuyahoga Valley Career Center

The Cuyahoga Valley Career Center Board of Education will vote June 15 on hiring current Executive Director Dave Mangas as the career center's new superintendent. If passed, Mangas will fill the shoes of retiring Superintendent Dr.

By April Helms Reporter
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Schools foundation golf outing set

Nordonia Schools Foundation is hosting its 19th annual Charity Golf Outing June 10 at the Gleneagles Golf Course in Twinsburg. Last year over 100 golfers joined area businesses and volunteers to raise over $12,000 for the mini-grant program and graduating senior scholarships.

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

No change in pay to participate fees for 2017-18 school year

NORDONIA HILLS -- Families will be paying the same fees for students to participate in sports or band in the coming school year. The Nordonia Hills School Board unanimously voted to keep fees the same for the coming school year during its May 15 meeting.

By Briana Barker Reporter
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May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Schools foundation golf outing June 10

Nordonia Schools Foundation is hosting its 19th annual Charity Golf Outing June 10 at the Gleneagles Golf Course in Twinsburg. Last year over 100 golfers joined area businesses and volunteers to raise over $12,000 for the mini-grant program and graduating senior scholarships.

'It's Time' for the Class of 2017 to say goodbye
May 30, 2017 2:53 PM

'It's Time' for the Class of 2017 to say goodbye

NORDONIA HILLS -- Class officers from the Nordonia High School graduating class of 2017 say they are ready to bid their alma mater farewell. The class song "It's Time" by Imagine Dragons is indicative of that feeling, with lyrics like "It's time to begin, isn't it?

By Briana Barker Reporter
Buddy Bench building friendships at St. Barnabas School
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Buddy Bench building friendships at St. Barnabas School

NORTHFIELD CENTER -- Looking for someone to talk to, but feeling kind of shy? There's a place on the playground for you. Emma Sarkissian and Ally Siewert, both eighth-grade students at Nordonia Middle School, were recognized May 2 for their work bringing a Buddy Bench to St.

By Brianna Barker Reporter
Nordonia High School drama students get Dazzle Award nods
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Nordonia High School drama students get Dazzle Award nods

NORDONIA HILLS Nordonia High School's Sam Fujikawa has been nominated for Best Actor, and the orchestra was nominated for Best Orchestra for their work in this Spring's production of Les MisrableS by Cleveland Playhouse Square's Dazzle Awards.

By Briana Barker Reporter
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

WORTH NOTING

Bolt like a Blazer at St. Barnabas St. Barnabas School is hosting its second "Bold Like a Blazer" fundraiser, May 20, with registration beginning at 8 a.m. in the St. Barnabas parking lot. The 5K race is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m.

May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Summit ESC hosts Preschool Round-Up

Summit Educational Service Center (ESC) recently held its spring preschool round-up for its 12 locations.

CVCC superintendent retires after 16 years
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

CVCC superintendent retires after 16 years

BRECKSVILLE -- After 16 years, the Cuyahoga Valley Career Center will say farewell to Superintendent Dr. Celena Roebuck at the end of the school year. Roebuck, who announced her retirement in February, will leave the position Aug. 1.

By April Helms Reporter
Science Olympiad teams earn top marks in competition
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Science Olympiad teams earn top marks in competition

Both the Nordonia High School and Nordonia Middle School Science Olympiad Teams were scheduled to be recognized by the Board Of Education April 24 in recognition of an outstanding year, in which the high school team won the regional competition for the first time in 10 years and the middle school

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Tragedy comes to town as students perform Les Miserables
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tragedy comes to town as students perform Les Miserables

The Nordonia High School Drama Club will present "Les Misrables School Edition." It is an abridged version of the musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schnberg, based on the epic novel by Victor Hugo.

By Briana Barker | Reporter
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Tickets on sale now for 'Les Mis'

The Nordonia High School Drama Club will present "Les Misrables School Edition." It is an abridged version of the musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schnberg, based on the epic novel by Victor Hugo.