Ohio is recognizing 29 schools today for maintaining high academic achievement among their students, including many from economically disadvantaged circumstances that can make learning difficult.
What: State School Bus Road-E-O event
When: Saturday, May 7, 2016, starting at 9 a.m.
Who: Regional Road-E-O winners from each of the nine school bus driver training regions
Where: Westland High School, 146 Galloway Rd., Galloway, OH 43119
Arriving media should contact: Tim Cox, Transportation Supervisor, South-Western City School District
COLUMBUS, Ohio – An Ohio school is among 47 schools, 15 districts and 11 postsecondary institutions nationally honored for their exemplary efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness, and ensure effective environmental education, including civics and green career pathways.
A total of 78 adults now have high school diplomas thanks to Ohio’s new Adult Diploma Program. Several participants in the program’s pilot year were recognized today by the members of the State Board of Education of Ohio.
The application period for the Fiscal Year 2017 Straight A Fund grant will open April 22 through May 6. Ohio’s biennial education budget dedicated $15 million for FY17 to help Ohio schools launch creative new ideas for improving education.