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Until Further Notice
03/27/2020
All Akron Public Schools playgrounds and athletic fields are closed due to restrictions placed on certain outdoor activities by the Summit County Department of Public Health.
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Five Things You May Be Interested In - 3/26/20
03/27/2020
The most recent Board of Education Meeting video is online now and here are five things you may be interested in.
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Board of Education Meeting - March 23, 2020
03/27/2020
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education. The Board is non-partisan and non-sectarian.
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Work Pauses Only on Weekend
03/27/2020
With schools closed during the pandemic, districts are trying to not only educate students but feed them as well.
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Something To Do During COVID-19 Outbreak
03/27/2020
While the Akron Children’s Museum is closed until it is determined safe to gather as a community again, its team is committed to the children and families of Northeast Ohio and is proud to offer digital learning and playtime experiences.
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Board of Education Meeting - March 19, 2020
03/27/2020
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education. The Board is non-partisan and non-sectarian.
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Five Things You May Be Interested In - 3/25/20
03/27/2020
The most recent Board of Education Meeting video is online now and here are five things you may be interested in.
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Leggett CLC is Ready
03/27/2020
The Leggett CLC Tigers have been hard at work this week. The teachers have been setting up their online classrooms as well as finding the perfect spot at home to focus on their students.
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How Our Messages Are Received
03/26/2020
With new coronavirus information coming out daily — in some cases hourly — it’s tough to keep up and keep facts straight. But for the many immigrants living in the Greater Akron area, the challenge is real.
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Our Helpers
03/26/2020
As of yesterday afternoon, Akron Public Schools had distributed 53,000 meals to children around Akron in six days.
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Visit the Animals Online
03/25/2020
The Akron Zoo will remain closed through April 7 in accordance with Governor DeWine’s executive “stay at home order.”
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Be Someone's Hero
03/24/2020
The local network of agencies that support people with developmental disabilities (DD) is in need of people interested in working for them during this COVID-19 crisis.
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Mayor Horrigan on 2020 Census
03/24/2020
Mayor Horrigan wants to remind you that Census materials will be delivered to your home between March 12-20.
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All of Your Census Questions Answered
03/24/2020
Have questions about the Census? For information about the timeline, questionnaire and more, check out this #2020Census Q&A with Executive Shapiro and Monique, project coordinator for the City of Akron & County of Summit's Census initiatives.
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APS Spotlight Donors & Donations - March 24, 2020
03/24/2020
Thank you to all those who generously give to APS. Your help secures a brighter future for all students!
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Board of Education Meeting - March 19, 2020 (Part 1)
03/20/2020
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education. The Board is non-partisan and non-sectarian.
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Board of Education Meeting - March 19, 2020 (Part 2)
03/20/2020
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education. The Board is non-partisan and non-sectarian.
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Gratitude From Children For Meals
03/20/2020
At Rimer CLC, one of our staff members was given a very special gift from two young students.
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A Message of Hope
03/19/2020
Firestone CLC theatre students share a message of hope with the entire theatre community in this difficult time as they go "dark" for just a little while.
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Akron School Board OKs Recalling Staff
03/19/2020
At a special meeting of the Akron School Board this afternoon, board members passed a resolution authorizing Superintendent David W. James, Ed. D., to have teachers and other instructional-related staff return to their jobs but work from home.
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Board of Education Meeting - March 12, 2020
03/18/2020
The Board of Education is the official body representing the citizens of Akron on all matters of public education. The Board is non-partisan and non-sectarian.
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Five Things You May Be Interested In - March 12, 2020
03/18/2020
The most recent Board of Education meeting video is online now, and here are five things you may be interested in. The times codes for each segment are listed at the end of this video.
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Assisting Our Community Efforts
03/18/2020
Summit County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is seeking Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for reallocation in Summit County.
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Serving Our Students No Matter What
03/17/2020
For Antoinette Cummings, the students she sees every day in the Jennings middle school cafeteria aren’t just students.
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Teaching Financial Literacy
03/17/2020
The Akron Public Schools District is taking a unique approach to begin meeting the growing demand for workers in the financial sector of Northeast Ohio.
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Keep Up-To-Date on 2020 Census Responses
03/17/2020
Are you curious about how many people in your community are responding to the 2020 Census?
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Looking For Ways to Keep the Kids Busy Learning Over the Closure?
03/16/2020
Looking for ways to keep the kids busy learning over the closure?
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