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Heights High School News & Updates

Philip Metres

Program to Honor Arab-American History Month

April 24, 2019 -- John Carroll University Professor Philip Metres will present Understanding the Colonial Dimension of Palestine/Israel on Friday, April 26, 3:15 p.m. in the Heights High Mini-Auditorium. More +
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Senior Soloist Takes Heights High Stage April 26

April 24, 2019 -- Violinist Maria Tarnay has the distinct honor of being the only senior soloist in the Heights High Instrumental Music Department's Season Finale Concert on Friday, April 26. Maria will be accompanied by the orchestra as she plays the first two movements of Samuel Barber's Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, opus 14 (Allegro and Andante). More +
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Family Engagement Capstone Sessions April 29

April 23, 2019 -- The district's Family Engagement Task Force will deliver morning and evening capstone presentations on April 29 at the Cleveland Heights Community Center. The group will share its findings and gather feedback from attendees.  More +
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ECAG Hosting Day of Exceptional Talents April 28

April 22, 2019 -- The Exceptional Children's Advocacy Group is hosting a Day of Exceptional Talents on April 28 to celebrate children's gifts in a relaxed, inviting atmosphere. More +

Creative Heights Art Show Runs Through May 15

April 18, 2019 -- The annual Creative Heights Art Show is running now through May 15 at the Lee Road branch of the Heights Libraries. The show presents more than 300 works of art done by the students in the K-12 art classes of the CH-UH schools.  More +
Gabriel Pewu

Heights Alum to Play with Semi-Pro Soccer Team this Summer

April 19, 2019 -- Gabriel Pewu is a Heights High alum ‘16, a student at Cleveland State University and a member of the school’s soccer team. This summer he will play with the Dayton Dutch Lions, a semi-professional soccer team. It was previously reported that the Dayton team is a professional soccer team. More +
Nancy and David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center in Cincinnati

Lessons of the Holocaust Class and MSAN Travel and Learn

April 18, 2019 -- The Heights High Lessons of the Holocaust class and members of the Minority Student Achievement Network, MSAN, traveled to three locations to learn about the Civil Rights movement and the Holocaust and to visit a university. More +
Alexis Abramson

Heights Alum, HOF Member Named Dean at Dartmouth

April 18, 2019 -- Heights High alumna and Hall of Fame member Alexis Abramson, class of 1991, was recently named dean of Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College. More +
Page from 1938 Black and Gold

Heights Libraries Digitizing Decades-Old Black & Gold Issues

April 17, 2019 -- “We are bringing our history to everyone,” said Julianna Johnston Senturia of the joint effort between the Heights Libraries and the Heights Schools Foundation to upload old issues of the Black and Gold to digital archives. More +
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Pocket Poetry Workshop with Lake Erie Ink April 27

April 17, 2019 -- Students of all ages are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month at Lake Erie Ink's Pocket Poetry event, April 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More +

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Cleveland Heights High School
13263 Cedar Road
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

Phone: 216-371-7101

To notify of a student absence, please call:
  • 9th Grade: 216-320-3171
  • 10th Grade: 216-320-3161
  • 11th Grade: 216-320-3211
  • 12th Grade: 216-320-3201
  • Early College: 216-320-3161
School Hours
8:15 a.m. - 2:56 p.m. (M, W, Th, F)
8:15 a.m. - 2:16 p.m. (Tuesday)
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Byron Hopkins
Byron Hopkins
High School Principal
Assistant Principals:
Jane Simeri, 12th Grade
Joe Nicklos,11th Grade
John Fullerman, 9th Grade
James Dubsky, Dean of Students 

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Upcoming Events


HHS IMD Finale Concert I

Wed Apr 24 2019

HHS IMD Finale Concert II

Fri Apr 26 2019

CH-UH Family Literacy Night

Tue Apr 30 2019

HHS Jazz Night

Fri May 3 2019

HHS OMEA Large Group - State

Fri May 3 2019
to Sat May 4 2019


HHS SAT Testing

Sat May 4 2019

Teacher Appreciation Week

Mon May 6 2019
to Fri May 10 2019


HHS Tri-M Induction

Tue May 7 2019
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