Jan. 25, 2016 – The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Board of Education held a joint meeting with the city of Cleveland Heights on Monday evening.
CH-UH School District staff provided city leaders with an update on the construction underway at Heights High School at the corner of Cedar and Lee. School officials also touched on the middle school renovation process, which is in the initial design phase.
Architects and designers with Moody Nolan hosted a visioning session on Monday with staff and students from both Monticello and Roxboro middle schools.
Finally, Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon discussed her upcoming State of the School Address, scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 26, and the District’s progress with its newly-implemented Strategic Plan.
City of Cleveland Heights officials detailed their efforts in beginning their master planning. The city has started the first phase of the planning, which is the visioning phase. Cleveland Heights was one of four cities, along with University Heights, Parma Heights and Olmsted Falls, that was awarded free master planning by Cuyahoga County.
The city will hold its first public input meeting regarding the master planning process on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 7:00 p.m. at the Community Center.
City and school officials also discussed collaboration on sharing sports and recreation facilities to meet the needs of both organizations.
State of the Schools Address
CH-UH Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon will give her State of the Schools Address on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 6:00 p.m. at the Heights High Wiley campus cafeteria. The community is encouraged to arrive early to enjoy refreshments courtesy of the PTA Council.
The CH-UH Board of Education will meet again on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7:00 p.m. for a joint meeting with the city of University Heights. The meeting will be held at the Board of Education offices in University Heights.
The next regular meeting for the CH-UH Board of Education is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 7:00 p.m. at the Board offices.