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Noble Set To Begin After-School STREAM Program

Sept. 18, 2018 -- Noble Elementary School was recently awarded a 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its after-school STREAM program. More +
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Learn More About RoxArts September 26

Sept. 18, 2018 -- RoxArts, a non-profit now in its 40th year, raises and distributes funds annually that are used to enrich and extend learning in the arts and sciences in CH-UH schools.  More +
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Girl Scout Troop Formation Event September 19

Sept. 15, 2018 -- The Girl Scouts of North East Ohio are hosting a troop formation event on Wednesday, September 19, 6 p.m. at the Lee Road Library.  More +
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Community Service Core of Rox Mid After-School Program

Sept. 14, 2018 -- Roxboro Middle School has been awarded a 21st Century Learning grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Totaling $850,000 over five years, the money will be used to establish and operate an after-school enrichment program called Roxboro Connects in the Community.   More +
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Shaker Lakes Hike, Run & Explore Event September 16

Sept. 13, 2018 -- Shaker Lakes Nature Center is hosting its annual Hike, Run and Explore event on Sunday, September 16. More +
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CH-UH Schools Hiring Substitute Cleaners

Sept. 11, 2018 -- The CH-UH City School District and its staffing partner, Renhill, are hiring substitute cleaners for the 2018-2019 school year. More +
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ECAG Kickoff Meeting September 16

Sept. 11, 2018 -- The Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group is hosting its kickoff meeting for the 2018-2019 school year on Sunday, September 16 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Coventry Building. More +
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Writing Workshops for Teens at Lake Erie Ink

Sept. 7, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting college essay workshops and creative writing sessions for teens this fall. More +
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September Activities at Heights Libraries

Sept. 5, 2018 -- September events and activities at Heights Libraries include a community soccer game, coding club, and a birthday party for Peter Potamus. More +
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VIDEO: First-Ever Heights Family Academy

Aug. 31, 2018 -- More than 100 parents and caregivers, plus CH-UH staff, community partners and students gathered at Heights High on Saturday, August 25 for the first-ever Heights Family Academy.  More +
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Canterbury, Heights Middle School Named National PTA Schools of Excellence

Aug. 30, 2018 -- Canterbury Elementary School and Heights Middle School have been awarded the two-year National PTA School of Excellence distinction. More +
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Cleveland Heights Rec Flag Football Begins September 8

Aug. 30, 2018 -- Registration is open until September 7 for the Cleveland Heights Flag Football League. Students five to eight years old are eligible for the two co-ed teams. More +
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Lake Erie Ink After-School, Weekend Workshops

Aug. 29, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is offering after-school programming and weekend events this fall, designed to spark creativity and learning. More +
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Preschool and Recreation Soccer Begin September 8

Aug. 28, 2018 -- Heights United Soccer Academy Tiger Cub Soccer and Cleveland Heights Recreation Soccer begin on September 8.  More +
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Students Enjoy Free Breakfast At All CH-UH Schools

Aug. 21, 2018 -- All CH-UH students can enjoy free breakfast before the start of school. More +
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MetroHealth Fall-Prevention Workshop Begins August 14

Aug. 7, 2018 -- Each year, 1 in every 3 adults over the age of 65 are treated for fall-related injuries. The risk of falling increases with each decade of life. In light of these statistics, MetroHealth Cleveland Heights is offering a free Matter of Balance workshop on August 14-September 6, every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon. More +
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Family Connections Hosting Kindergarten Kickoffs

July 30, 2018 -- Family Connections will host Kindergarten Kickoffs at every elementary school in August, designed to help parents and new kindergartners become comfortable with their new school, receive information about kindergarten expectations, and begin to build relationships with school staff and other families. More +
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CH Police Hosting Youth Police Academy August 6-10

July 24, 2018 -- The Cleveland Heights Police Department is holding a Youth Police Academy August 6-10 for CH residents ages 12 to 16. The academy will include instruction and role playing designed to allow young people to see the challenges police face, and for officers to learn more about the challenges with which young people contend. More +
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Register for Heights Family Academy August 25

July 23, 2018 -- The CH-UH City School District will host its first-ever Heights Family Academy on August 25. The event for families, students and staff is a conference-style day designed to help strengthen our school-family partnerships in a fun and exciting way.  More +
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Community Invited to Heights Performing Arts Camp Show August 4

July 20, 2018 -- The three-week Heights Performing Arts Camp will culminate in a performance on Saturday, August 4 at the Alma Theater in Cain Park. More +
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District Employees Honored by Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

July 19, 2018 -- At its Annual Meeting on June 26, the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning presented its 2018 Sunshine Award to Meghan McMahon and Sue Pardee from the Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District.  More +
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Girl Scouts Early Registration Event July 19

July 17, 2018 -- Girl Scouts of North East Ohio will host an early registration event on July 19 for families of girls entering kindergarten. More +
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Cleveland Monsters Hosting Hockey Clinic at CH Community Center

July 13, 2018 -- The Cleveland Monsters will host a summer street hockey clinic for area children on Saturday, July 21 at the Cleveland Heights Community Center.   More +
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Family Connections "ABCs of Kindergarten" Begins July 23 in UH

July 3, 2018 -- Family Connections is hosting its ABCs of Kindergarten program to help families with incoming kindergartners prepare for the transition to elementary school. More +
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Open Interviews for Sub Positions Monday, July 9

July 2, 2018 -- The CH-UH School District and its staffing partner, Renhill, are hosting open interviews for substitute positions on Monday, July 9. More +
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District, Community Dig Into "Common Ground"

June 27, 2018 -- On June 24, thousands of northeast Ohio residents met at more than 100 locations across the region for the second annual Common Ground event, hosted by the Cleveland Foundation. CH-UH was once again a host site to more than 30 participants, including parents, community members and district staff. More +
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College Essay Workshops at Lake Erie Ink

June 15, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting summer workshops to assist high school students with writing college essays. They're taking place on July 10, July 26 and August 9. More +
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Join 'Common Ground' Conversation on June 24

June 14, 2018 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights community is invited to attend the second annual Cleveland Foundation Common Ground event on June 24 in Cain Park. More +
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Heights High Grads Become State Tested Nurse Aides

June 14, 2018 -- Eight recent graduates who completed the Clinical Health Careers (CHC) course received their State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) certificates.   More +
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Reaching Heights Music Camp Concert June 16

June 11, 2018 -- The public is invited to enjoy the finale concert of the Reaching Heights Summer Music Camp Orchestra at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 16 in the auditorium at Heights Middle School. More +
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PHOTOS: Rox El Celebrates Fundraising Success

June 7, 2018 -- In what's become an exciting annual tradition, Roxboro Elementary School celebrated the year's Jump Rope for Heart fundraising success with jump rope routines, cheering, and pies-in-the-face for staff! More +
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CH-UH Schools and Heights Libraries Offer Summer Meals Starting June 4

June 1, 2018 -- The CH-UH School District will provide free breakfast and lunch to children 18 and under beginning June 4. Heights Libraries will also offer free lunch at the Lee Road Branch. More +
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Cedar Lee Auto Show Benefits Auto Tech Program

May 31, 2018 -- The Cedar Lee District is hosting the Hot Rods & Classics in the Heights car show on June 7. There will be a 50/50 raffle benefiting the Heights Career Tech Automotive Technology program. More +
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Summer Creative Writing Camps at Lake Erie Ink

May 23, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is offering a camp for every student entering grades 2-12, whether a creator of comics, a serious young novelist, or a hands-on crafter.  More +
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Families Connect at Boulevard Resource Fair

May 22, 2018 -- Boulevard Elementary recently held its first ever Resource Fair, an event that combined their usual Literacy and STEM Night activities with additional information about all of the resources available to families, all in a carnival-like atmosphere.  More +
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Zakiyyah Bergen Honored With Distinguished Educator Award

May 18, 2018 -- Heights Middle School ELA teacher Zakiyyah Bergen was recently honored by John Carroll University’s Department of Education and School Psychology with the Distinguished Educator Award.  More +
Cleveland Heights High School students in Donna Pollard's cosmetology classes are making wigs for cancer patients. Shown here are two of those students, seniors Larrian Redmond, left, and Taijah Watkins, both of Cleveland Heights. (Jeff Piorkowski/special

Cosmetology Program Donates Hand-Crafted Wigs to Cancer Patients

May 10, 2018 -- The Cosmetology program at Heights High School is in its third year of hand-crafting wigs and donating them to local cancer patients. The students made a combined total of 44 wigs in 2016 and 2017 and are attempting to double that number this year. More +
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Coventry Community Celebration Day May 12

May 8, 2018 -- The Coventry PEACE Campus and Heights Libraries invite the CH-UH community to Celebration Day on Saturday, May 12. There will be a picnic, activities for kids, and the annual PEACE playground cleanup. More +
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ECAG Hosting Family Workshop May 14

May 3, 2018 -- The Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group is hosting a family workshop on May 14 to help parents unpack and understand IEPs, 504 plans and more.  More +
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Registration Open for Heights Tigers Youth Football, Cheer

May 2, 2018 -- Registration is now open for the Cleveland Heights Tigers Youth Football and Cheer teams.   More +
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May Activities at Heights Libraries

May 1, 2018 -- The Heights Libraries have exciting activities planned for May, including several outdoor events. More +
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Lake Erie Ink Hosting Teen Writers Symposium May 5

April 27, 2018 -- Aspiring young writers are invited to a Teen Writers Symposium sponsored by Lake Erie Ink on Saturday, May 5. Several local authors and journalists will be on hand to offer advice and inspiration. More +
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PHOTOS: Reaching Heights Bee Returns to Heights High

April 27, 2018 -- The 27th Reaching Heights Adult Community Spelling Bee went 8 rounds on the stage of the newly renovated Heights High School on Wednesday, April 18.  More +
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Heights High Teacher, Adjunct Professor Earns Award from Tri-C

April 23, 2018 -- Heights High English Teacher Dr. Donna Feldman received a Certificate of Adjunct Accomplishments and Achievement Award from Cuyahoga Community College: Eastern Campus. More +
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RoxArts Annual Fundraiser at B-Side April 28

April 20, 2018 -- RoxArts will host its annual fundraiser on Saturday, April 28 at B-Side in Cleveland Heights. The organization supports art enrichment for all CH-UH School District students in grades K-8. More +
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Lake Erie Ink Hosting Workshop at the Museum

April 18, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink will hold Poetry in Pictures, a writing workshop at the Cleveland Museum of Art, on April 21. The event is for students ages 8-15. More +
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Family Connections Parenting Series Begins April 18

April 12, 2018 -- Family Connections is hosting a free eight-week series on parenting young children, beginning Wednesday, April 18. More +
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Testimony Theater to Perform at Heights April 16

April 6, 2018 -- Heights alumni, staff and friends are invited to an evening remembering and celebrating decades of impactful Holocaust Education at Cleveland Heights High School, including an innovative Holocaust education performance called Testimony Theater. More +
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Vocal Music Parents Hosting Fundraiser Gala April 26

April 4, 2018 -- The Heights High Vocal Arts Parents Organization is hosting a fundraiser gala on April 26 at Marotta's on Lee Road. More +
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April Events for Kids and Teens at Heights Libraries

April 3, 2018 -- The Heights Libraries have many activities lined up for kids and teens this month, from art challenges to writing workshops. More +
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Coventry Site Deed Transferred to Heights Libraries

April 2, 2018 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District transferred the title for the Coventry PEACE Campus to Heights Libraries last Wednesday, March 29, at the Heights Libraries’ Lee Road branch. More +
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Substitute Teacher Hiring Event April 5

Mar. 29, 2018 -- Renhill, the CH-UH School District's staffing partner, is hosting a substitute teacher hiring event on Thursday, April 5. More +
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Lake Erie Ink Hosting Creative Play Day April 4

Mar. 29, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink invites CH-UH students in grades 2-6 to their annual Spring Break Creative Play Day on Wednesday, April 4.  More +
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Community, Alumni Pancake Breakfast April 15

Mar. 27, 2018 -- On Sunday, April 15, the community is invited to enjoy tours of the new Heights High, and a delicious pancake breakfast benefiting opportunity grants for every school in the Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District. More +
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Dinner & Discussion With CH-UH Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon

March 26, 2018 -- The CH-UH community is invited to join Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon for an informal "Dinner & Discussion" on Thursday, March 29, at the Noble Neighborhood branch of the Heights Libraries at 2800 Noble Road in Cleveland Heights. More +
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Registration Open for Youth Recreation Baseball, Softball, and Soccer Leagues

March 22, 2018 -- Registration is open for the Cleveland Heights youth recreation baseball, softball, and soccer leagues.  More +
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Camp Invention Offering Discount for Early Registration

Mar. 20, 2018 -- Families can receive $25 off the total cost of Camp Invention this summer by registering no later than Friday, March 23. More +
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Visit Family Room on Middle School Conference Night

Mar. 20, 2018 -- Heights Middle School families are invited to stop by the Family Room from 4-8 p.m. on Conference Night, March 27. There will be resources available, along with raffle drawings and refreshments. More +
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Oxford Presents 'Jungle Book KIDS' March 22-24

Mar. 16, 2018 -- On a recent snowy afternoon, 45 Oxford students gathered in the gym after the school bell had rung. They were not heading home to relax, or dashing off to soccer practice, or playing at a friend’s house. They were spending the next 90 minutes rehearsing for their upcoming production of Jungle Book Kids. More +
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Kids' Comic Con at Lake Erie Ink March 17

Mar. 13, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting its sixth annual Kids' Comic Con on March 17. Local comic creators will be on hand to provide guidance and inspiration for budding writers and illustrators! More +
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Registration Open for Rec and Preschool Soccer

Mar. 12, 2018 -- Registration is now open for the City of Cleveland Heights Youth Soccer Academy, as well as the Heights United Soccer Academy preschool team. More +
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Heights Youth Track & Field Info Meeting

Mar. 6, 2018 -- The Heights Tigers Youth Track & Field team is hosting an informational meeting on March 9 at 6:30 p.m. for the spring and summer seasons, open to ages four to 18. More +
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March Activities at Heights Libraries

Mar. 5, 2018 -- March activities for kids and teens at Heights Libraries include Mad Science STEM Night, coding club, yoga and writing workshops. More +
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Free Apollo's Fire Concert Saturday at Heights High

Mar. 1, 2018 -- The locally-based and internationally acclaimed orchestra Apollo's Fire is offering free student rush tickets to all of its concerts this season, including the March 3 performance of "Wing It!", a Baroque jam session.  More +
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PHOTOS: Eighth Graders Become Chefs at Dewey's

Feb. 28, 2018 -- Heights Middle School eighth graders got to feel like chefs for a day at Dewey's Pizza, where they learned the basics of how to run a restaurant and prepare their own pizza creations. More +
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Free 'Saturday Family Academy' at Tri-C

Feb. 23, 2018 -- Cuyahoga Community College is hosting a free Saturday Family Academy series beginning March 3. The course is designed to promote education, empowerment and success to the whole family.  More +
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Melt Hosting Fundraiser for Kiwanis Programs in Schools

Feb. 23, 2018 -- Melt Bar & Grilled in Cleveland Heights is hosting a fundraiser for the Kiwanis of the Heights on February 27 from 4 to 10 p.m. More +
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Fifth Graders Compete in Math Tournament

Feb. 22, 2018 -- Fifth graders from Noble and Gearity elementary schools worked as teams to solve challenging math problems during a tournament held at John Carroll University. More +
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Skating Party Fundraiser for Heights Youth Track & Field

Feb. 16, 2018 -- The Heights Youth Track and Field team is hosting a skating party on Sunday, February 18 as a fundraiser for the team. More +
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Gearity Teacher Featured in Museum Magazine

Feb. 14, 2018 -- Gearity Science Teacher Sean Sullivan was recently interviewed for Explore Member Magazine, a publication from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. In the article, Mr. Sullivan credits the museum's Educator Resource Center for providing materials needed for student success. More +
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Songwriting Workshop, Open Mic at Lake Erie Ink

Feb. 14, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting a songwriting workshop for all ages and an open mic night for teens this month.  More +
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JCU Hosting Cavs Youth Basketball Clinic

Feb. 13, 2018 -- The Cavs Academy Kids Club will hold a youth basketball clinic at John Carroll University on Monday, February 19 from 9-10:30 a.m. for girls & boys ages six to 12 years old. More +
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February Events at Heights Libraries

Feb. 2, 2018 -- Students can learn coding, do crafts, hear the Cleveland Association of Black Storytellers, and much more at Heights Libraries this month. More +
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CH-UH Students Win MLK Essay Contests

Jan. 30, 2018 -- Nearly 30 students from the Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District were awarded top prizes at this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Day essay contests at East View United Church of Christ and the City of Cleveland Heights. More +
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Imagination Library in the News

Jan. 29, 2018 -- The Dolly Parton Imagination Library supports families with young children in Cleveland Heights and University Heights through its unique book-gifting program. The program was recently featured on News 5 and in The Plain Dealer. More +
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Playwriting Workshops, Poetry Slam at Lake Erie Ink

Jan. 17, 2018 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting workshops for students interested in learning playwriting skills, led by Dobama Theatre playwright Lisa Langford. Students can polish, read and revise for submission to the annual Marilyn Bianchi Kids Playwriting Festival. More +
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January Activities at Heights Libraries

Jan. 5, 2018 -- A Night Under the Stars and a poetry slam are just two of the exciting activities lined up at Heights Libraries this month. More +
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Hot & Cold Creative Play Days at Lake Erie Ink

Dec. 23, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting Hot & Cold Creative Play Days on December 28 and January 4. Students in grades 2-6 are invited for fun activities, both indoors and out. More +
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Craft Your Story with Lake Erie Ink

Dec. 14, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink is hosting an all-ages workshop on paper crafts this Saturday, December 16. More +
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Donate Gently Used Toys to Family Connections

Dec. 11, 2017 -- Family Connections is accepting donations of gently used toys through December 12. The toys will be resold on December 13 and 14 as a fundraiser for the nonprofit. More +
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Task Force Visits Acclaimed Wrap-Around School

Dec. 5, 2017 -- The Cincinnati Public Schools have created campuses that serve as hubs for community services, promoting academic excellence and offering educational, health, and social opportunities for students and the community. Oyler is their flagship.  More +
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Dewey's Donating to Cleveland Food Bank

Nov. 17, 2017 -- Through November 19, Dewey's Pizza will donate $5 from every large pizza purchased to the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. More +
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Rox El Kindernet November Events

Nov. 15, 2017 -- The Roxboro Elementary Kindernet has a coffee hour with Principal Shelley Pulling and a parents' night out planned for this coming Friday and Saturday. Learn more about Rox El and meet local parents! More +
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Join Lake Erie Ink for 'Words in the Woods'

Nov. 14, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink and the Shaker Lakes Nature Center are hosting Words in the Woods, a writing workshop that combines storytelling with the great outdoors, on November 18. More +
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Registration Open for Winter Rec Basketball

Nov. 10, 2017 -- Registration is now open for the Cleveland Heights Youth Basketball League, grades K-8. The league is open to all students who live within the boundaries of the CH-UH School District. More +
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PHOTOS: Students Learn Safety Skills With Bike Fleet

Nov. 8, 2017 (Cleveland.com) -- The latest grant installment in the Safe Routes to School program has provided a "Giant" opportunity for Cleveland Heights-University Heights students. More +
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Free Student Rush Tickets for Apollo's Fire Concerts

Nov. 3, 2017 -- The locally-based and internationally acclaimed orchestra Apollo's Fire is offering free student rush tickets to all of its concerts this season. This month, American tenor Nicholas Phan and musicians perform "A Painted Tale." More +
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District Hosting Open Interviews For Sub Positions

Oct. 31, 2017 -- The CH-UH School District and Renhill are hosting open interviews for substitute positions on Friday, November 10. More +
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Gearity PDS and Boy Scouts Host Family Campout

Oct. 30, 2017 -- At the first-ever Gearity Family Campout, nearly 200 kids, parents and staff had fun participating in exciting outdoor activities and making new friends.  More +
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SAY Parent Roundtable Hosting Book Discussions

Oct. 20, 2017 -- Join members of the SAY (Social Advocates for Youth) staff and other parents of teens and preteens for a book discussion on Yes, Your Teen is Crazy! Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind, by Michael J. Bradley, Ed.D. More +
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PTA Speaker Series Begins October 23

Oct. 17, 2017 -- The CH-UH PTA Council is hosting a series of speakers beginning with Shari Nacson, local clinical social worker and mother, who will speak on parenting with intention. More +
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HMS Classes Visit City Hall, Police and Fire Departments

Oct. 10, 2017 -- Mr. Goldberg's, Mrs. Moss's and Mrs. Smith's classes from Heights Middle School visited the Mayor of University Heights, along with the police and fire departments, as a culminating field trip for their social studies unit, Rules, Laws and Government. More +
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Canterbury Creates Electricity with Energy Bike

Oct. 10, 2017 -- Canterbury students learned about the science of electricity - by creating it themselves! More +
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Free Student Rush Tickets To Apollo's Fire Concerts

Oct. 9, 2017 -- The locally-based and internationally acclaimed baroque orchestra Apollo's Fire is offering free student rush tickets to all of its concerts this season. More +
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Walk or Bike to School Day October 4

Oct. 2, 2017 -- Walk or Bike to School Day is on Wednesday, October 4. Whether you walk or bike, it’s good for your health, the environment, and the community. More +
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Medworks Free Health Clinic – September 23, 2017

Sept. 20, 2017 -- The next Medworks free health clinic is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Care Alliance Health Center. More +
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Library Fines Forgiven for Kids in September

Sept. 7, 2017 -- September is National Library Card Sign Up month, and Heights Libraries are celebrating by forgiving fines on library cards of kids 18 and under. More +
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Girls STEM Programs at Heights Libraries

Sept. 5, 2017 -- Heights Libraries are hosting hands-on workshops this fall for girls interested in engineering, science, math, technology and art. More +
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Registration Open for Rec Soccer and Football

Aug. 30, 2017 -- Registration is now open for Cleveland Heights youth soccer and flag football, along with the Heights United Soccer Academy pre-k session.  More +
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Cleveland Clinic Hosting Free Lecture on Meditation

Aug. 25, 2017 -- The Cleveland Clinic is offering a free lecture on the benefits of meditation for children on August 29. Parents, educators and children ages 8-12 are invited and encouraged to participate. More +
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District Finds Common Ground at Cleveland Foundation Event

Aug. 10, 2017 -- On July 30, the Cleveland Foundation asked communities across Cuyahoga County to engage in a dialogue on creating a more equitable and resilient community. For CH-UH Schools, there were many good reasons to host a table and open the conversation at the Common Ground event. More +
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Schools Raise Nearly $4,000 for Blood Cancer Research

Aug. 3, 2017 -- Five schools in the CH-UH School District participated in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Student Series program during the 2016-2017 school year, raising the outstanding amount of $3,877.65. More +
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Paid Music Production Internship at Heights Libraries

Aug. 1, 2017 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library is currently taking applications for its new teen Music Maker Space program at the Lee Road Library. More +
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Noble Adopts AVID Instruction Model

July 3, 2017 -- Noble Elementary is poised to become the first school in the District certified in the AVID model of instruction. AVID, which stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a global non-profit dedicated to closing the achievement gap. More +
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Family Connections Hosts Kindergarten Programs

June 19, 2017 -- Family Connections is holding the ABCs of Kindergarten and Kindergarten Kickoff events for area families with children entering elementary school. More +
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District Recognized for Partnership with AHA

June 19, 2017 -- The American Heart Association recognized the CH-UH City School District for its leadership and support of the association’s youth market programs. More +
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Rox Mid Students Donate Toys to Pediatric Patients

June 16, 2017 -- Three Roxboro Middle School students worked to bring joy to kids' lives by collecting toys and books for Cleveland Clinic Children’s. More +
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PHOTOS: Children's Ink Brings Student Writing to Life

June 14, 2017 -- At the annual Children's Ink event at Roxboro Elementary School, local business and community leaders read aloud poems and short stories written by students. More +
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Read the First Issue of "The Heights Magazine"

June 14, 2017 -- Download the first issue of the new "The Heights Magazine" which is a joint project of the Heights Schools Foundation (formerly the CHHS Alumni Foundation) and the CH-UH City School District. More +
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DadsDay Run to Benefit Family Connections

June 8, 2017 -- Family Connections is hosting its 15th annual DadsDay Run on Sunday, June 18 in Shaker Heights.  More +
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Seniors Design Projects with Local Help

June 7, 2017 -- The Senior Project is an opportunity for seniors to design a three-week learning activity based on their interest. The project can be an internship, shadowing or other learning experience. More +
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Summer Reading Programs at Heights Libraries

June 6, 2017 -- The Heights Libraries are celebrating the University Heights branch renovation with this year’s summer reading theme, “Dream, Build, Share!” More +
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Students Earn Chinese Program Awards

May 23, 2017 -- Three Heights High students won scholarships to attend a two-week summer camp in China, and several more CH-UH students won awards at the 2017 Ohio K-12 Chinese Speech and Essay Contest in April. More +
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Student, Educator Receive Excellence in Education Awards

May 19, 2017 -- Two members of Tiger Nation recently received the Annual Excellence in Education Awards, which recognize the achievements of students with disabilities and outstanding educators who support their learning. More +
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PHOTOS: Rox El Celebrates 'Three-Peat' Fundraising Record

May 12, 2017 -- 

For the third year in a row, Roxboro Elementary School raised the most money in the region for the Jump Rope for Heart Campaign, celebrating once again with a loud and proud all-school assembly on May 5.

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Walk or Bike to School Day is May 10

May 8, 2017 -- Whether you walk or bike, it’s good for your health, the environment and the community! More +
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Rox Mid Eighth Graders Attend SAY Youth Forum

May 2, 2017 -- Eighth graders at Roxboro Middle School learned ways to be social advocates for their peers at the annual Bellefaire JCB SAY Youth Forum. More +
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Heights Libraries Activities for May

May 1, 2017 -- On the Heights Libraries calendar this month: a free comic book day, spring talent show and Q&A with a local filmmaker. More +
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Rox Student Finalist in 'Stop the Hate' Contest

April 28, 2017 -- Roxboro Middle School eighth grader Fiona Macke is a finalist in the Maltz Museum's Stop the Hate essay contest, chosen from several thousand entries. More +
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Shaker Lakes Nature Center Hosting Film Panel

April 18, 2017 -- The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes will screen Cleveland Growing Strong, a documentary on the history of urban farming in the region, followed by a panel discussion with local experts on April 19. More +
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District-Wide Art Show Through May 8

April 18, 2017 -- The CH-UH district-wide art show, Creative Heights, is open now through May 8 at the Lee Road Library. Each art teacher submitted 20 student pieces for the display. More +
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'Women Out Walking' Program Steps Off April 23

April 18, 2017 -- The City of Cleveland Heights is kicking off its 12-week Women Out Walking program on Sunday, April 23. Registration is free, and all participants will receive a t-shirt and an Action Step Tracker. More +
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Reaching Heights Spelling Bee April 19

April 10, 2017 -- The 26th Reaching Heights Adult Spelling Bee is on April 19 at Heights High. It's a fun yet serious spelling competition that celebrates public education and raises funds for Reaching Heights. More +
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Heights Libraries Activities for April

April 1, 2017 -- Movie night, a poetry posse and yoga for kids are on the activity schedule this April at Heights Libraries. More +
Students writing outside

Spring Break Creative Play Day at Lake Erie Ink

March 23, 2017 -- Second through sixth grade students are invited to spend a relaxing day at Lake Erie Ink, creating, crafting and playing. More +
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State of the Schools Address Wednesday, April 5

March 22, 2017 -- The community is invited to attend the CH-UH State of the Schools Address on Wednesday, April 5 at the Cleveland Heights Community Center. More +
Graphic of the periodic table

STREAM Community Day is March 18

March 16, 2017 -- Students and families are invited to the Northeast Ohio STREAM Community Day, a free event featuring hands-on activities and fun ways to explore science, tech, engineering, arts and math. More +
Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group logo

ECAG Monthly Meeting Set For March 19

March 15, 2017 -- The Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group, which works to support families with children who have special needs, will hold its monthly meeting on March 19. The meeting is open to all district parents. More +
Reaching Heights Music Camp 2016 group photo

Registration Open for Summer Programming

March 14, 2017 -- The District and its community partners are offering many exciting camps, programs and classes for all ages and interests this summer.  More +
Community Day graphic

Heights High & JCU Host Community Day, March 18

March 13, 2017 -- Heights High School and John Carroll University will host a Community Day at Heights High in Univ. Hts. on Sat., March 18, noon-2 p.m. More +
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Open Interviews for Substitutes March 8

March 4, 2017 -- CH-UH Schools, along with our staffing partner Renhill, are hosting open interviews for substitute positions on Wednesday, March 8 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Delisle Options Center More +
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Heights Libraries Activities for March

March 2, 2017 -- Students can participate in an African dance series, play games and even meet a live snake at the Heights Libraries programs set for March. More +
Members of the social justice cadre at a meeting

Social Justice Cadre Hosting Community Day

Feb. 28, 2017 -- The Heights High & John Carroll Social Justice Cadre is hosting a Community Day on March 18. You can submit photos to be considered for the Cleveland skyline mural the group is creating. More +
Jessica Wright and her children in front of the mobile unit

Cleveland Clinic Mobile Unit Helps Students Stay Well

Feb. 26, 2017 -- The Cleveland Clinic's School-Based Health Center, a mobile pediatric office, is providing a much-needed service for families who may lack access to outside health care options. More +
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Kids' Comic Con at Lake Erie Ink March 4

Feb. 24, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink will host its fifth annual Kids' Comic Con on Saturday, March 4. Kids ages 8-18 are invited to learn from professional creators and make their own comics. More +
Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group logo

ECAG Monthly Meeting Set For February 19

Feb. 16, 2017 -- The Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group, which works to support families with children who have special needs, will hold its monthly meeting on February 19. The meeting is open to all district parents. More +
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Songwriting Workshop February 11 at Lake Erie Ink

Feb. 8, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink will host Heart + Soul, a Weekend Ink songwriting workshop, on February 11 with guest musician and songwriter Afi Scruggs. More +
Board employees in a group photo

District Goes Red For American Heart Month

Feb. 6, 2017 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District is showing support for the American Heart Association this February through fundraisers and Go Red Fridays. More +
Dr. Dixon, Dave Tabor, Saroya Queen-Tabor and Krista Hawthorne

Reaching Heights Holds Annual Community Meeting

Feb. 3, 2017 -- Hellos, goodbyes and thank you's dominated the presentations at the Reaching Heights Annual Meeting on Tuesday, January 10. More +
Dr. Talisa Dixon

Superintendent's Message: The Importance Of February

Feb. 2, 2017 -- Despite the snow and the cold weather outside, February is a month I look forward to because it gives us the opportunity to celebrate two important things—Black History Month and American Heart Month. More +
A track

Heights Youth Track Registration Begins February 4

Feb. 2, 2017 -- Open registration dates are February 4, 8 and 15 for Heights Youth Track & Field. The sport is open to boys and girls ages four to 14. More +
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Heights Libraries Activities For February

Jan. 27, 2017 -- A Black History Month read-in, a visit from some adoptable pets and live theater are on the schedule for Heights Libraries in February. More +
Model U.N. students from Roxboro Middle School

Middle School Students Address World Issues

Jan. 26, 2017 -- Students from Monticello and Roxboro middle schools represented seven countries at the Model United Nations Conference at John Carroll University, tackling issues ranging from public health to international security. More +
Noble Peer-to-Peer students painting

Peer to Peer Program Creates Art To Connect

Jan. 24, 2017 -- Students in Noble Elementary's Peer to Peer mentoring program are creating works of visual art, while focusing on teamwork, social-emotional growth, and literacy skills. More +
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Playwriting Workshop at Lake Erie Ink

Jan. 23, 2017 -- Lake Erie Ink will host a playwriting workshop on January 28. Students will have the opportunity to submit their work to the annual Marilyn Bianchi Kids Playwriting Festival. More +
Roxboro Middle School orchestra performing at the Cleveland Clinic

Rox Orchestra Performs For Cleveland Clinic Patients

Jan. 17, 2017 -- Roxboro Middle School musicians entertained hundreds of Cleveland Clinic caregivers and patients on January 9 as part of the clinic's Performing Arts Series. More +
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Open Interviews for Substitutes January 19

Jan. 13, 2017 -- CH-UH Schools, along with our staffing partner Renhill, are hosting open interviews for substitute positions on Thursday, January 19, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Delisle Options Center. More +
The social justice cadre meets at the board of education

Superintendent’s Cadre Works For Social Justice

Jan. 4, 2017 -- A group of Heights High and John Carroll University students have teamed up to create positive change in the Heights community. More +
Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group logo

Reaching Heights Presents Family Workshop Series

Beginning January 31, Reaching Heights and the Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group will teach families ways to help their children with special needs become strong self-advocates. More +
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Winter Break Play Days at Lake Erie Ink

Dec. 17, 2016 -- During winter break, students in grades 2-6 are invited to afternoons of fun indoor and outdoor activities at Lake Erie Ink. More +
Teresa Taylor-Ware and Desiree Caliguire-Maier

Staff Complete Principal Licensure Program at CSU

Dec. 16, 2016 -- Two CH-UH educators recently completed Cleveland State University's Inspired Leaders Principal Licensure Program and delivered their capstone presentations on December 3.   More +
Reaching Heights

Reaching Heights Annual Meeting Postponed To January 10

Dec. 15, 2016 -- The Reaching Heights Annual Meeting scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 is postponed until Tuesday, Jan. 10 due to extreme winter weather. More +
Lake Erie Ink logo.

December Programs at Lake Erie Ink

Dec. 9, 2016 -- Winter activities at Lake Erie Ink begin on Saturday, December 10 with an all-ages paper creations workshop. More +
A student rides a horse at Fieldstone Farm.

Students Build Confidence Through Riding Lessons

Dec. 5, 2016 -- At Fieldstone Farm, CH-UH special education students gain motivation, encouragement and comfort from weekly horseback riding and classroom lessons. More +
The Heights Libraries logo.

December Activities at Heights Libraries

Nov. 30, 2016 -- December activities at the Heights Libraries include Zentangle drawing lessons, Minecraft club, and afternoon snacks for all ages courtesy of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. More +
Lake Erie Ink logo.

College Essay Workshops at Lake Erie Ink

Nov. 28, 2016 -- Heights High students are invited to work with experienced writers and counselors to craft an outstanding college essay at Lake Erie Ink workshops December 6 and 10. More +
AFS students visit Rox El students in gym class.

International Exchange Students Visit Schools

Nov. 17, 2016 -- The AFS International Exchange Students from Heights High School visited Roxboro Middle and Roxboro Elementary on November 11, where they met students and staff. More +
The Ten Thousand Villages storefront.

Fundraiser for Sister School at Ten Thousand Villages

Nov. 14, 2016 -- Ten Thousand Villages will donate 15% of all proceeds on November 16 to the district's IB sister school, the Dougbe River Presbyterian School of Liberia. More +
Lake Erie Ink hosts a family storytelling event on November 12.

Family Storytelling Workshop at Lake Erie Ink

Nov. 9, 2016 -- Lake Erie Ink will host "Across the Generations: Family Storytelling," a creative expression workshop, on Saturday, November 12. More +
Open Interviews for Substitutes November 11

Open Interviews for Substitutes November 11

Nov. 4, 2016 -- The District, along with our partner, Renhill, is hosting open interviews for substitute positions on Friday, November 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More +
The Greater Cleveland Food Bank School Market at Oxford.

School Market Feeds Hundreds of Students, Community Members

Nov. 1, 2016 -- Patrons gathered early at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank School Market on October 18, filling bags with carrots, cucumbers, onions, and romaine lettuce. Students eagerly lined up as soon as the school bell rang to try out an apple smoothie. More +
Heights Libraries November Activities

Heights Libraries November Activities

Oct. 31, 2016 -- Heights Libraries have an exciting lineup of activities for teens and kids this November, including "crafternoons" and Girl Power Pow-Wow. More +
A student receives a diploma during Gearity's mock college graduation ceremony.

Mock Graduation Inspires Collegiate Goals

Oct. 27, 2016 -- For the past three years, Gearity principal Katrina Hicks has brought the idea of college to life for her students with a college graduation ceremony at John Carroll University, complete with diplomas and speeches. More +
All-Ages 'Eerie Ink' Workshop October 29

All-Ages 'Eerie Ink' Workshop October 29

Oct. 27, 2016 -- Mara Purnhagen, author of several young adult mystery novels, will teach her strategy to keep readers hooked at the Eerie Ink workshop at Lake Erie Ink. More +
Rox El Students Demonstrate New Fitness Equipment

Rox El Students Demonstrate New Fitness Equipment

Oct. 25, 2016 -- 

Fourth graders at Roxboro Elementary demonstrated the school’s new fitness circuit equipment for representatives of PPG Industries. The school was able to purchase the equipment thanks to a grant from the PPG Foundation.

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Family Connections Parenting Series Begins October 26

Family Connections Parenting Series Begins October 26

Oct. 21, 2016 -- Family Connections will host a free 8-week workshop series for parents and caregivers of young children. More +
Parent Partnership Discussion October 26

Parent Partnership Discussion October 26

Oct. 18, 2016 -- Learn ways to build a strong educational team around your child at a presentation sponsored by Reaching Heights and the Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group. More +
Heights Libraries Introduce Educator Card

Heights Libraries Introduce Educator Card

Oct. 17, 2016 -- The Heights Libraries Educator Library Card, available to any teacher who lives and/or works in CH-UH, allows cardholders to supplement their curriculum with an abundant supply of materials on a range of subjects and reading levels. More +
Students originally from Nepal take a trip to the zoo.

Noble Staff, Community Empower Nepal Refugees

Oct. 14, 2016 -- Making up nearly 10% of the student population at Noble, Nepalese students gain academic and social opportunities, while teaching their peers what it means to embrace diversity. More +
October Events at Heights Libraries

October Events at Heights Libraries

Oct. 4, 2016 -- October activities for kids and teens at the Heights Libraries include "books and barks," girl power pow-wows and freestyle sessions. More +
Walk or Bike to School Day.

Walk or Bike to School Day October 5

Sept. 30, 2016 -- 
Whether you walk or bike, it’s good for
 
your health, the environment, and the community.
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A Reaching Heights volunteer helps a student.

Tutoring Program Provides Valuable Classroom Support

Sept. 26, 2016 -- Here in Cleveland Heights-University Heights, there are many villages working together to raise our community’s children. And Reaching Heights’ Many Villages tutoring program is one of them. More +
WJCU

AUDIO: Dr. Dixon Talks Free Breakfast and Lunch with WJCU

Sept. 21, 2016 -- CH-UH Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon joined the WJCU podcast to discuss the district's new program that provides free healthy breakfast and lunch meals for all students. More +
The American Public Health Association logo.

Boulevard Partners with American Public Health Association

Sept. 16, 2016 -- During the 2015-2016 school year, a team of Boulevard staff began participating in a program through the American Public Health Association to increase student wellness. The team has successfully completed the initial training, making Boulevard the only elementary school in the country to have done so. More +
Building New Worlds with Lake Erie Ink

Building New Worlds with Lake Erie Ink

Sept. 14, 2016 -- Writers of all ages are invited to learn how to create science fiction and fantasy settings at Lake Erie Ink's Weekend Ink workshop, Building New Worlds, on September 17. More +
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Park Synagogue Sisterhood Donates Supplies for CHUH Students in Need

Sept. 1, 2016 (via Cleveland.com) -- Every year when elementary school classes begin, there are hundreds of students within the Cleveland Heights-University Heights District whose families don't have the means to purchase necessary classroom supplies. More +
Fresh produce

District Partners with Food Bank to Provide Fresh Food to Community

Aug. 18, 2016 -- Students, families and CH-UH community members will have the opportunity to receive fresh produce and pantry items each month at two locations, as part of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank School Market program. More +
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Link Fundraiser at Appletree Books

Aug. 9, 2016 -- Link, a Cleveland-based learning organization and partner of CH-UH schools, will host a fundraising day at Appletree Books on Cedar Road on Friday, August 12. More +
Easing the Transition into Kindergarten

Easing the Transition into Kindergarten

Aug. 4, 2016 -- Through staggered starts and kick-off events, CH-UH and community partners are working to make the transition to kindergarten as as smooth as possible, for both parent and child. More +
Immunization Clinic Cancelled

Immunization Clinic Cancelled

Aug. 22, 2016 -- The CH-UH immunization clinic for Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 has been cancelled due to mechanical malfunctions with the Cleveland Clinic Mobile Unit. More +
Urban League of Greater Cleveland

Urban League of Greater Cleveland’s Solid Opportunities for Advancement & Retention

July 14, 2016 -- Parents of CHUH CSD: Here is FEE FREE training and employment opportunities! Enroll in the Urban League of Greater Cleveland’s Solid Opportunities for Advancement & Retention (SOAR) mandatory soft skill training program that will begin Monday, August 1.

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Dr. Dixon and Valerie Smith of the AHA

Superintendent Dixon Joins AHA Board of Directors in Cleveland

July 6, 2016 -- Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon has accepted an invitation to become part of the local Board of Directors for the American Heart Association. More +
The Commission on Economic Inclusion

Construction Diversity Initiative Information

June 30, 2016 -- Construction Diversity Initiative (CDI): This is better known as the Pre-Apprenticeship Training (PAT) program in partnership with Tri-C. This program is open to 18 year olds on up who meet basic criteria. More +
Learn the ABCs of Kindergarten

Learn the ABCs of Kindergarten

June 29, 2016 -- Join Family Connections in July for a fun-filled program designed to help prepare your child for kindergarten. More +
American Heart Association logo.

District Surpasses Fundraising Goal for American Heart Association

June 23, 2016 – Through various fundraising activities, the CH-UH City School District brought in more than $22,000 for the American Heart Association during the 2015-2016 school year. More +
Writing workshops for grades 3 through 12 are available this summer at Lake Erie Ink.

Summer Writing Programs at Lake Erie Ink

June 23, 2016 -- Get a head start on college essays, express yourself at an open mic, learn to write plays and much more this summer at Lake Erie Ink. More +
Learn CPR and Fire Safety at Free Event

Learn CPR and Fire Safety at Free Event

June 3, 2016 -- The Cleveland Heights Fire Department is hosting a free public event on Sunday, June 5. Check out fire trucks, tour the Fire Safety House and learn how to spray water to put out a fire. You can also learn CPR and how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). More +
Family Connections Hosts Programs for Rising First Graders

Family Connections Hosts Programs for Rising First Graders

May 31, 2016 -- Motivated by a desire to slow summer learning loss, the Bridge Into First Grade sessions inform parents of grade level expectations and provide them with ideas and materials to engage their children in appropriate learning activities over the summer. More +
Summer Reading at Heights Libraries

Summer Reading at Heights Libraries

June 1, 2016 -- Help Heights Libraries celebrate their first 100 years by signing up for the summer reading program. Registration begins June 1, and there are programs and prizes for every age. More +
Case Western Offering Paid Chemistry Internship

Case Western Offering Paid Chemistry Internship

May 26, 2016 -- Participants in Project SEED are given a research project in chemistry and are supervised by a Case Western Reserve University scientist-mentor. The deadline to apply has been extended to Friday, May 27. More +
Tri-C Offering Free Cybersecurity Camp to Students

Tri-C Offering Free Cybersecurity Camp to Students

May 25, 2016 -- Cuyahoga Community College is seeking current seventh and eighth grade students to take part in a free cybersecurity academy in June. More +
Students Serve & Learn with Chamber of Commerce

Students Serve & Learn with Chamber of Commerce

May 23, 2016 -- The May 12 Hillcrest Regional Chamber of Commerce, HRCC, Business Expo provided 17 Heights High students with a service and learning opportunity. More +
Students learn about patient care using simulators.

Students Get Hands-On Experience in Health Care Careers

May 17, 2016 -- Fifteen Clinical Health Careers students recently completed the Cleveland Clinic’s three-day “Health Careers Boot Camp,” where they learned about a variety of paths in the medical field. More +
Reaching Heights

Reaching Heights Behavior Workshop Continues In May

May 9, 2016 – Reaching Heights will conclude its five-part workshop series “Improving Behavior, Building Success” on Wednesday, May 11, from 6-7:30 p.m. More +
Lake Erie Ink Teen Writers Symposium May 7

Lake Erie Ink Teen Writers Symposium May 7

April 29, 2016 -- Learn how to create setting and develop characters from accomplished authors and journalists at the Lake Erie Ink Teen Writers Symposium on May 7.

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Roxboro and Monticello Middle Attend CIFF

Roxboro and Monticello Middle Attend CIFF

April 27, 2016 -- Roxboro and Monticello Middle attended the Cleveland International Film Festival, where they saw foreign shorts and spoke with filmmakers.  More +
Heights Community Congress

Join Heights Community Congress for Educational Redlining Event on Friday

April 27, 2016 -- CH-UH Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon will be one of the featured speakers at the Heights Community Congress "Educational Redlining: Affecting Our Communities" event on Friday, April 29. More +
Junior Jayson Perry dances with a resident.

Clinical Health Careers Students Hold Prom with Nursing Home Residents

April 26, 2016 -- Students in the Clinical Health Careers (CHC) class held a “Senior to Senior Prom” with residents at the Gardens of McGregor Nursing Home on April 19. More +
The team representing Fairfax Elementary won this year's Reaching Heights Adult Community Spelling Bee.

Phairphax Spellerz Win Reaching Heights Silver Bee

April 26, 2016 -- This year’s Reaching Heights Adult Community Spelling Bee came to an exciting finish in round 9 when Phairphax Spellerz, Kate Macleod, Julie Powell, and Kirsten Parkinson, representing Fairfax Elementary School, correctly spelled “perovskite.” More +
Early College Students Present Their Research

Early College Students Present Their Research

April 22, 2016 -- John Carroll University’s Apr. 11 Celebration of Scholarship presenters included nearly 50 JCU students & 12 Heights High Early College sophomores.  More +
Heights High Video, Ceramics Classes Attend CIFF

Heights High Video, Ceramics Classes Attend CIFF

April 20, 2016 -- Heights High Students in Ceramics and Digital TV Production classes took part in experiential learning at the Cleveland International Film Festival. More +
Spanish Classes Take Field Trip to CIFF

Spanish Classes Take Field Trip to CIFF

April 14, 2016 -- Students in Heights High’s Spanish classes recently experienced their classroom studies through a film festival and food. More +
Criminal Justice Students Earn Certifications

Criminal Justice Students Earn Certifications

March 18, 2016 -- The 12 Heights High seniors in the Career & Technical Education Criminal Justice Program earned four college credits at the Tri-C Public Safety Training Ctr.

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Lake Erie Ink Kids' Comic Con is March 19

Lake Erie Ink Kids' Comic Con is March 19

March 16, 2016 -- The fourth annual LEI Kids' Comic Con will feature workshops with professional writers and illustrators, and will cover both aspects of comic creation - drawing and writing. More +
DECA Junior Achievement

Marketing Students Learn Career, Life Skills from Local Professionals

March 9, 2016 -- Heights High School’s Marketing Management students have been expanding their horizons while interacting with and learning from several Junior Achievement volunteers at Heights High. More +
Monticello seventh graders create fake blood while learning about laboratory science.

Monticello Seventh Graders Embark on Adventures in Health Science

March 9, 2016 -- Monticello seventh graders are participating in an interactive STEM program through the Cleveland Clinic, where they engage in hands-on medical and health science activities. More +
More Than A Score Celebrations in CH-UH

More Than A Score Celebrations in CH-UH

March 4, 2016 -- More Than A Score pep rallies showered affection and encouragement on students and teachers as they started the school day in six Cleveland Heights-University Heights elementary schools on February 17.

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Oxford Elementary first graders enjoy an outdoor learning garden.

Oxford First Graders Reach 'New Heights in Learning'

March 3, 2016 -- Oxford first graders are getting their hands dirty with a favorite childhood fascination: worms. More than just having some messy fun, they are learning about soil science and the food cycle. More +
Encouragement and Support are Keys to Equal Opportunity

Encouragement and Support are Keys to Equal Opportunity

March 2, 2016 -- Heights High offers 19 AP courses that provide college level curriculum and challenge. Minority students, however, have been under represented in AP courses at Heights High and nationally. More +
4th-graders at Fairfax Elementary

Fairfax 4th-Graders Visit Severance Hall and the Cleveland Orchestra

Feb. 26, 2016 -- Despite the cold and snow, fourth graders from Fairfax Elementary School extended their knowledge of music theory with a field trip to Severance Hall in Cleveland on Thursday, Feb. 25. More +
Community Care Team at Boulevard Elementary

Community Care Teams Facilitate Connections In CH-UH Schools

Feb. 24, 2016 -- Community Care Teams, launched at the beginning of the 2015-16 school year, are aiming to connect resources and organizations already serving our schools with each other. More +
Link Partnership

Link Partnership Shows CH-UH Parent Dedication

Feb. 24, 2016 -- Link is a District partner of CH-UH. Their mission is to advance the academic and social achievement of the community’s children by uniting all stakeholders around a common goal of student success. More +
Heights Libraries

Heights Libraries Activities For March

Feb. 24, 2016 -- March activities at the Heights Libraries include the annual Poetry Slam, homework help and guidance on making healthy choices. More +
Teens Can Put Their Poetry to Music at Lake Erie Ink

Teens Can Put Their Poetry to Music at Lake Erie Ink

Feb. 17, 2016 -- Lake Erie Ink has several events lined up for February where participants can combine music with the written word.

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Tri-C Providing Free Tax Services

Tri-C Providing Free Tax Services

Feb. 5, 2016 -- Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) is offering a free personal income tax filing service. More +
Monticello Students Learn About Engineering Careers

Monticello Students Learn About Engineering Careers

Feb. 11, 2016 -- On Thursday, Mr. Tony Spring brought the New Faces of Engineering RoadShow: What Type of Engineer Will You Be? to Monticello Middle School. More +
The CH-UH Board of Education met with city of Cleveland Heights leaders on Monday.

Board of Education Hosts Joint Meeting With Cleveland Heights

Jan. 25, 2016 – The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Board of Education held a joint meeting with the city of Cleveland Heights on Monday evening. More +
The CH-UH Board of Education met with city of University Heights leaders on Monday.

Board of Education Hosts Joint Meeting With University Heights

Jan. 28, 2016 – The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Board of Education held a joint meeting with city officials from University Heights on Thursday evening. More +
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Heights Library Activities for February

Jan. 27, 2016 -- February activities at the Heights Libraries include Black History Month events, homework help and yoga for kids. More +
Cleveland Clinic nurse

Boulevard, Oxford Welcome Cleveland Clinic Mobile Health Center

Jan. 21, 2016 -- For District children who lack access to medical care, the Cleveland Clinic School Based Health Center Mobile Unit is providing that service. More +
Group of students

MLK Event Showcases Student Ideals

Jan. 21, 2016 -- The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lives in the words and actions of CH-UH students. Twenty nine students were recognized on January 13 at the City of Cleveland Heights 18th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. More +
Reaching Heights

Reaching Heights to Host Behavior Workshop Series

Jan. 7, 2016 – Reaching Heights will begin its five-part workshop series “Improving Behavior, Building Success” on Wednesday, Jan. 13 from 6-7:30 p.m. More +
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Heights Library January Activities

Jan. 4, 2016 -- Heights Libraries have a number of fun events in the month of January for kids and teens, including a movie night and a West African dance class. More +
Roxboro 8th Grade Orchestra at Severance Hall

Roxboro 8th Grade Orchestra Rocks Severance Hall

Dec. 4, 2015 -- The Roxboro 8th Grade Chamber Orchestra played a selection of Jewish Songs as students entered Severance Hall for the Violins of Hope Concert presented by the Cleveland Orchestra on Thursday, Dec. 3. More +
Cavs DECA Day at the Q

CHHS Students Participate in Cavs DECA Day

Nov. 20, 2015 -- Heights High School’s DECA students participated in the 14th Annual Cavs DECA Day that took place on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Quickens Arena in downtown Cleveland. More +
Boulevard students participating in the After School Nature Club

Boulevard Partners with the Nature Center to Sneaky Teach Children

Nov. 10, 2015 -- Boulevard Elementary has partnered with the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes to send students to the After School Nature Club, which supports the school's STEM curriculum in an engaging, hands-on way. More +
American Heart Association

CH-UH Partners With American Heart Association

Nov. 2, 2015 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District is kicking off its annual partnership with the American Heart Association to promote heart healthy lifestyles to staff, students and the school community and to raise funds to support the mission of the AHA. More +
Marketing Program Partners with AT&T

Marketing Program Partners with AT&T

Oct. 30, 2015 -- The Marketing Class and their student organization, DECA, received a grant from AT&T to prepare for and compete in state and national entrepreneurial competitions.  More +
District Hosts "Celebration of a New Era of CH-UH Schools"

District Hosts "Celebration of a New Era of CH-UH Schools"

Oct. 20, 2015 -- The Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District hosted businesses, community organizations and partners for a “Celebration of a New Era of CH-UH Schools” event on Tuesday. More +
Options Program Hosts Community Summit

Options Program Hosts Community Summit

Oct. 13, 2015 -- The Options Program (Cleveland Heights High’s alternative high school program) hosted a Community Summit on October 8th with five local law enforcement agencies and 60 Options Program students. More +
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