Towpath Trail Students Donate to Homeless

AKRON, OH—In October 2016, Towpath Trail High School students pledged to fill 75 “Hope Totes” with full-size personal care items for a homeless shelter to distribute this Thanksgiving. The Haven of Rest is a homeless shelter that is located just a few blocks from Towpath Trail High School at which Towpath students have volunteered for over four and a half years. The Haven of Rest’s …

New Family Liaison Ensures Student Success in School and Beyond

CLEVELAND, OH—East Preparatory Academy has created a new Family Liaison position to better help their students and their families by establishing a connection between the school and home, helping to solve problems, answer questions, and decrease distractions to learning such as students needing glasses, missing dress code, coping with a death in the family, or making poor behavior choices. Sharonna Miles was nominated and accepted the …

School Donates Books to Promote Child Literacy

CLEVELAND, OH—On June 20th, 2015, five Lake Erie International High School (LEIHS) staff members and two LEIHS students attended the the 28th Annual Clifton Arts and Music Festival to donate books and urge the importance of child literacy. The statistics regarding child illiteracy are startling. Minorities and urban youths, like the students that LEIHS serves, already face a statistically significant higher rate …