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 …

Marshall Selected for 7-week Mentoring Program

MIDDLETOWN, OH—Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, the Journal-News highlighted Marshall High School’s partnership with BelFlex in mentoring 16 to 20 juniors and seniors for an hour each day, teaching them a range of skills including how to write a resume, hunt for a job and dress professionally. A charter school here again will participate in a program that helps students to be …

Student Profile: Meet Camisha

AKRON, OH—Not unlike many of our students, Camisha had seemingly overwhelming barriers to success and high school graduation. On many occasions, Camisha’s teachers would make Home Visits to look for her when she was absent from school. And her mother—who cared for her grandchild during the day so Camisha could go to school—frequently called the school to check on her. …

Partnership with Cuyahoga Community College Prepares Students for College

CLEVELAND, OH—Invictus High School and its satellite East Campus have partnered with Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) to allow students to dual-enroll via the Gateway to College program. Eleven Invictus students will start their new classes this week. Students who are enrolled at Cuyahoga Community College through the Gateway to College program earn high school credit, as well as credit towards a college degree. “We …

Student completing internship- and certification-related coursework

LEIHS Students Earn IT Certificate Through Internship

CLEVELAND, OH—One of the pillars of Cambridge Education Group’s academic framework is giving our students and education that they can apply in the real world. One way we accomplish that goal is to facilitate internships for our students to earn credits towards graduation. Many times our students are even hired at the companies for whom they have interned. Two of …

Marshall High School’s Career Readiness Program is in Full Swing

MIDDLETOWN, OH—The Marshall High SchoolCareer Readiness Program is in its final stages of development and is expected to launch September 21, 2015. Marshall High School is partnering with local organizations to provide students with opportunities to earn academic credit by working at a job that will help them develop themselves academically, their technical skills, and/or their interpersonal skills. The internships are designed to supplement classroom …