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Class of 2017 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The Athletic Hall of Fame committee is pleased to announce the selection of six individuals and two teams for induction into the Cuyahoga Heights Athletic Hall of Fame, as the Class of 2017.

The individual Hall of Fame inductees include: Mike Krimmel ’03; Daniel Kaliszewski ’04; Jessica Matt ’04; Kimberly Skully ’05; Mark Soldat ’05; and Crystal DeBolt ’06. All of these individuals excelled in multiple sports and were heavily decorated with regular and post-season honors that included All Conference, All District and All Ohio. Additionally they provided numerous record-setting performances.

The 1954 and 1967 boys’ track teams performances in Columbus took the Cuyahoga Heights Redskins to the brink of state titles, being denied both years by just by two points.

The 1954 State Runner-up track team that won two events participants were: Bob Sramek ‘54; Rich Peak ‘56; Jim Koran ‘54; Al Bohning ‘55; Bruce Koran ‘55; Bob Bohning ’54; Ron Weitz ’55, Ron Kulkar ‘54 and Jim Whitelaw ‘54.

The 1967 State Runner-up track team that won three events participants were: Mike Bohdan ‘69; Jerry Humphrey ‘69; Bob Tonne ‘67; Ralph Baracz ‘67; Ken Koch ‘67; Phil Vari ‘68 and Bill Lukcso ‘67.

Please click here for the luncheon return form to print and mail in if you would like to attend the Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon on Friday, September 8th at 12:00 p.m. at Harry's Steak House in Independence, Ohio.

Cuyahoga Heights Schools Hosted Joe LaBella 2-on-2 Basketball Tournament
Cuyahoga Heights Schools hosted the Joe LaBella 2-on-2 Basketball Tournament on Thursday, July 13th and raised $400 for the Joe LaBella Scholarship Fund. There was a nice turnout with seven teams in the middle school division, ten teams in the 9th and 10th grade division and then twenty teams in the open division.

Cuyahoga Heights' Zac Lowther taken No. 74 by Baltimore Orioles in MLB Draft 2017 image Cuyahoga Heights' Zac Lowther taken No. 74 by Baltimore Orioles in MLB Draft 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Xavier pitcher Zac Lowther, a Cuyahoga Heights High School graduate, was selected 74th overall Monday evening by the Baltimore Orioles in the second round of the 2017 MLB Draft.

The 6-foot-2, 235-pound left-hander finished his Xavier career with 249 strikeouts and an ERA of 3.18 in 48 games. As a sophomore, he led the Big East Conference in strikeouts (84) in 2016.

During the spring, Lowther set the school record for strikeouts with 115. He became the first baseball player from Xavier to be ranked in Baseball America's Top 100. 

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Cuyahoga Heights Students Celebrate Last Day of School image Cuyahoga Heights Students Celebrate Last Day of School

Students of the Cuyahoga Heights Schools celebrated the last day of the 2016-2017 school year on Tuesday, June 6th. Students at all buildings participated in a variety of fun activities to celebrate the last day of classes. The Elementary School held a graduation ceremony for all 5th grade students to recognize their accomplishments and wish them continued success as they move on to the Middle School next school year. The first day of school for students during the 2017-2018 school year is Thursday, August 17, 2017. Until then, the Cuyahoga Heights Schools congratulates everyone on a fine year, and wishes you a safe and enjoyable summer!

Summer Lunch Program
If you are in need of Breakfast or Lunch this summer txt "FOOD" to 877877 and receive a message back with a location closest to where they can get free summer meals.

Elevation Church is providing lunch at 234 Center Rd. Bedford OH 44146
The 2017 Redskin Run Results Are In!
The Cuyahoga Heights Schools are proud to announce the results for last week’s 2017 Redskin Run! The top two grades which raised the most pledge money include the 4th grade with $1,172.35 raised, followed by the 1st grade, which collected $734.00. For their hard work and efforts, the 4th and 1st grade classrooms will have the opportunity to play a game of kickball against one another this week!

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7th Grade Future City Project image 7th Grade Future City Project
What will life be like 100 years from now? Our 7th graders explored this question as a culminating project to the reading they were doing. In the book Tuck Everlasting, the main characters get a glimpse of life in their town fifty years in the future. In The Giver, the setting is a community in the distant future. So, our seventh graders designed 3D models to help illustrate their thoughts to create a future city. Each student worked in groups in one of twelve sectors, such as Transportation, Recreation, Food or Communication. This project was interesting in that it incorporated all core disciplines into one. Students used their Tech Ed skills by utilizing a program called Autodesk Inventor Professional to first come up with a blueprint of their structures.. In Math, they needed to make their dimensions to scale and reported them out. One inch was equivalent to five feet in our product. In Science, students had to consider various ideas such as the Ph levels of the soil and how to make life sustainable. In Social Studies, students needed to communicate with each other to figure out how government would operate in their sector. In English, students wrote a building permit and used their communication skills to write a speech for visitors to our city in the year 2117, which they made into You Tube videos which were played during their presentations. Check out some pictures and videos of their finished work!  
Elementary Students Support PTO at 2017 Redskin Run

Students from Cuyahoga Heights Elementary laced up their running shoes in support of the district-wide Parent Teacher Organization at the 2017 Redskin Run on Friday, May 26th. The all-day event was held at the High School stadium and featured students in grades K-5 running or walking continuously around the track for twenty-minutes during their scheduled “special.” Throughout the event, parent-volunteers cheered on every student as they circled the track, while upbeat music played over the stadium PA system. After crossing the finish line, parent-volunteers wrote the number of laps completed by each student on the back of their official event t-shirt.

Prior to the event, all participating students collected financial pledges which will be used to support teachers through the purchase of classroom technology, as well as fund PTO sponsored programs including Muffins for Mom, Donuts with Dad and Grandparents Day. The Redskin Run also featured several corporate sponsors, including Premier Produce, which donated fresh fruit for students to enjoy after finishing their final lap. The district would like to thank all participating students and parent-volunteers for supporting the Cuyahoga Heights Schools PTO at the 2017 Redskin Run!

Future Business Leaders Award - Joey Stefanko

The Cuyahoga Valley Chamber of Commerce prides itself in collaborating with local businesses and schools in our community to promote growth and prosperity in the region. They believe in recognizing outstanding young students in the local communities who have gone beyond what is expected of them. The Cuyahoga Valley Chamber of Commerce's 'Future Business Leader' Award is provided on behalf of their members to recognize students who have strong character based on academic and extra-curricular activities and are exemplary role models among their peers. On May 17, 2017, The Cuyahoga Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Village of Brooklyn Heights recognized Joseph Stefanko as a Future Business Leader at their annual Chamber luncheon entitled State of our Schools. Joseph is majoring in Business next year at Miami University.
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