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The LeBron James Family Foundation and LeBron continue to do more for APS students.
by Mark Williamson
Akron Public School students in the I Promise project of LeBron James benefitted from a watch party last night: www.
by Mark Williamson in Other 
Watch the Garfield Rams take on the Buchtel Griffins at Buchtel Field!
by Ryan Dumont in Sports 
Watch highlights from the football game on October 4, 2014 - Garfield Rams vs Buchtel Griffins!
by Ryan Dumont in Sports 
Watch the Firestone Falcons take on the Kenmore Cardinals at Infocision!
by Ryan Dumont in Sports 
Watch highlights from the football game on October 3, 2014 - Firestone Falcons vs Kenmore Cardinals!
by Ryan Dumont in Sports 
LeBron James is helping about 800 children from his hometown graduate from high school one day -- kids who otherwise might have ended up on the streets.
by Rene Garrett in News 
Annual Holiday Fruit Sale.
by Rene Garrett in Fundraiser 
The LeBron James Family Foundation zeroes in on kids as they enter the third grade.
by Rene Garrett in News 
Akron area wins competitive Talent Dividend.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
Garfield's Sandra Neidert named to Summit County Team of educators.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
And still another congratulation letter from the Superintendent of Public Instruction: October 29, 2014 Marilyn Bennett, PrincipalAkron Early College High School225 S.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
Here's another congratulations letter from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction: October 27, 2014 Larry BenderRitzman Community Learning Center629 Canton RdAkron, Ohio 44312 Dear Principal James: Congratulations!
by Rene Garrett in Award 
From Ohio's school superintendent.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
And to Principal Cacioppo.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
Kicking it into high gear!
by Ryan Dumont in Community  News  Sports 
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education.
by Ryan Dumont in Community  News 
Miller South will hold its annual open house on Thursday, November 6, from 6-8 p.
by Rene Garrett in Events 
APS: Red Ribbon Project The anti-bullying/anti-drug campaign known as Red Ribbon Project has been observed by Akron Public Schools again.
by Rene Garrett in Community  Events 
How we differ from Cleveland.
by Rene Garrett in News 
Through support from the GAR Foundation's Educator Initiative Grant Program, STEM High School is enhancing their Problem Based Learning programs.
by Ryan Dumont in Academics  Community  News 
Through support from the GAR Foundation's Educator Initiative Grant Program, Litchfield Middle School is enhancing their International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme.
by Ryan Dumont in Academics  Community  News 
Through support from the GAR Foundation's Educator Initiative Grant Program, Leggett CLC has created the "Writers Writing Everywhere" program at the school.
by Ryan Dumont in Academics  Community  News 
Treasurer's projections reported.
by Rene Garrett in News 
The Firestone High School swim team will kick off its 26th annual Kids Helping Kids Swim Marathon at 6 a.
by Rene Garrett in Sports  Fundraiser 
The Akron Council of Engineering and Scientific Societies (ACESS) annual Honors and Awards Banquet at Guy's Party Centre is honoring the following Top Male and Female BEST Math and Science Seniors in the Akron schools.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
Miller South student delivers Pledge.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
Network focuses story on Akron.
by Rene Garrett in News 
The FHS Marching Band swept the Ohio Music Education Association band competition in New Philadelphia over the weekend -- Grand Champions -- swept their class (Class A), then went on to win the competition in all categories.
by Rene Garrett in Award  Music 
New energy at Kenmore.
by Rene Garrett in News 
On Thursday, October 30, from 5:30-7:30 p.
by Rene Garrett in Community  Events 
Ray Horner "kicks off" this week's Horner's Corner with another football story — this time about the East Dragons.
by Ryan Dumont in Sports  Community  News 
Project Ujima has a new weekly schedule of events.
by Rene Garrett in News  Community 
Every day when LeBron suits up to go to work, he looks down at his wrists, reads the I PROMISE on his bands, and thinks about all of his Foundation kids and the journey they are on together.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
Flu vaccine delivered without a needle.
by Rene Garrett in News 
Akron Summit Community Action Inc.
by Rene Garrett in Events 
"This is waaaay better!
by Rene Garrett in Other 
Cory Richmond and his little sister, Sky, were both successful in safely packing eggs for three-story drops.
by Rene Garrett in Community  Events 
Fox8 News covered the Health Heroes Flu Clinics at Akron Public Schools.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
Art student, teacher recognized in Acme contest.
by Rene Garrett in Award  Art 
The pictures are from Saturday, when the Garfield Navy cadets assisted at the Veterans Service Center for the Annual Veterans Picnic.
by Rene Garrett in Events  Other 
Firestone and the Akron School for the Arts will present the comedy "Boeing Boeing" on Thursday-Saturday, November 20-22, at 7:30 p.
by Rene Garrett in Theatre 
Vote -- frequently!
by Rene Garrett in Award 
Community Partner WAKR salutes.
by Rene Garrett in Sports  Award 
Shaquille Riddick on the field.
by Rene Garrett in Sports 
To help celebrate America Recycles Day on November 15, Keep Akron Beautiful and the River Valley Paper Company are hosting the fourth annual mixed paper drive in 27 APS schools and 10 private schools in the Akron area, from October 20 through November 17.
by Rene Garrett in Other  Community 
The Akron Section of the American Chemical Society has selected Karen Rummel to receive the annual Gene Easter Award, presented to an outstanding high school chemistry teacher in Portage, Stark or Summit county.
by Rene Garrett in Award 
The Health Heroes Flu Clinics will provide flu vaccines to all consented school children regardless of their health insurance coverage.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
Several weeks before Ebola hit American soil, five students at North High School in Akron were busy learning everything they could about the virus.
by Rene Garrett in Other 
On Saturday, November 1, the Firestone High School Swim Team will kick off its 26th annual Swim Marathon at the Firestone Natatorium at 6 a.
by Rene Garrett in Sports  Events 
When the Kenmore High School Cardinal football team takes the field for homecoming against Akron North on Saturday the team will be hard to miss.
by Rene Garrett in Sports 
As an extreme, precautionary measure, APS will dismiss Resnik CLC students at 11:45 a.
by Mark Williamson in Alert 

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“The best help we can offer the youth of today is to prepare them for tomorrow.”

‐MARK W. BOYER

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