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Your Weekly Video Update
10/17/2018
Your weekly video update is brought to you by APS, your real public schools. You may also enjoy the printed version you've always loved to read.
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Operation Warm
10/17/2018
The entire student body at Firestone Park Elementary School in Akron received new coats Tuesday morning through Operation Warm.
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Hyre CLC Completes Undefeated Season
10/16/2018
The Hyre CLC Lady Hawks completed a great volleyball season by defeating a young, improving Litchfield CLC squad two games to one for the tournament title.
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LA Sushi Roll to Support I PROMISE
10/16/2018
The Los Angeles Lakers' newest player LeBron James is getting his own sushi roll. On Monday, Katsuya by SBE revealed on Instagram the restaurant’s newest menu item, the King XXIII sushi roll.
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East Dragons vs. Firestone Falcons Football Highlights - October 5, 2018
10/15/2018
East Dragons vs. Firestone Falcons Football Highlights - October 5, 2018
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East Dragons vs Firestone Falcons Football - October 5, 2018
10/15/2018
Watch the East Dragons take on the Firestone Falcons at Infocision!
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Glover Teachers and a Compelling Messenger
10/12/2018
Nurturing. Healing. Love.
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Falcons Capture Net Crown
10/12/2018
The future looks bright for the Firestone and Buchtel volleyball teams.
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Board of Education Meeting - 10/08/18
10/11/2018
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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Long-Distance Champs
10/11/2018
Firestone continued its dominance over City Series rivals in cross country on Wednesday at the annual championship meet at Goodyear Heights Metro Park.
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Red Letter Day with the Mayor
10/10/2018
This morning saw the national unveiling of the new United States Postal Service Forever Stamp.
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Your Weekly Video Update
10/10/2018
Your weekly video update is brought to you by APS, your real public schools.
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OSBA Outstanding Board Member
10/10/2018
Rev. Dr. Curtis T. Walker, Sr., was recognized as an Outstanding Board Member during the Ohio School Boards Association's Northeast Regional Fall Conference, held at the Galaxy Banquet Center on October 2.
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At STEM High School
10/10/2018
Children 11 years old and younger are invited to the STEM High School’s Trick or Treat Trail October 27 from 1-3 p.m.
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The Soccer Season
10/09/2018
Congratulations to Jennings CLC for sweeping the soccer season and the City title!
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LeBron James Foundation Contributes More
10/09/2018
Last night, Akron school board members voted unanimously to accept additional money from the LeBron James Family Foundation for the I Promise School, bringing the foundation’s total contributions to nearly $3 million.
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Board Takes a Step Toward Consolidation
10/09/2018
The Akron School Board decided at last night's meeting to release from its books 10 of its buildings. Nine were once schools, the tenth was used for ancillary services.
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Board Members Honored
10/09/2018
During the October 8, 2018, meeting of the Akron School Board, recognition was given to two members of the board.
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APS Wishes to Thank ...
10/09/2018
The following donations have been received and will be used to support and enhance the academic program.
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Excellence in Science
10/09/2018
The Akron School Board invited two extraordinary young people to lead them in the Pledge of Allegiance at its October 8, 2018, meeting.
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Granted, By Burton D. Morgan
10/08/2018
Several Akron-area entrepreneurship initiatives are receiving a financial boost from the Burton D. Morgan Foundation through grants approved by its trustees last month.
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A Good First Impression
10/08/2018
Akron Public Schools is working to eliminate obstacles for students as they prepare for internships, career shadows, jobs and special school events.
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District Right Sizing Continues
10/08/2018
When Akron Public Schools first embarked on its district-wide facilities upgrade project back in 2003, a promise to have every child in a new or renovated building within 15 years was solidified by a partnership between the schools, city and state.
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Orange Over Green
10/04/2018
The 2018 City Series girls soccer championship trophy will be housed at Ellet.
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Financial Education = Financial Literacy
10/04/2018
Officials from Akron and the manager of the Mayors for Financial Literacy program, an initiative of the United States Conference of Mayors, celebrated the 2018 DollarWise Grant awarded to the Mayor’s Youth Leadership Council (formerly Akron Peacemakers) in support of teen financial literacy.
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Habits of Promise
10/04/2018
On a typical Tuesday afternoon, the I PROMISE School's third- and fourth-graders dutifully filed into the gym for their monthly Grade Level Family Meeting.
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Strength in Numbers
10/03/2018
Akron Public Schools is observing Bullying Prevention Awareness Month in October.
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Yard Sale, Concert, Fundraiser and More!
10/03/2018
Your weekly video update is brought to you by APS, your real public schools.
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APS All Access: Akron Marathon Kids Fun Run
10/03/2018
This free event was held on Friday, September 28, 2018. Families big and small showed up to run and have fun.
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City of Akron Trick or Treat Night
10/02/2018
The City of Akron's annual celebration of Halloween is Saturday, October 27. City of Akron residents who wish to participate in "Trick or Treat Night" may show their support by turning on their porch lights between 5-7 p.m. that evening.
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Horner's Corner: ROTC at APS
10/02/2018
Ray Horner visited Ellet High School recently to learn more about the ROTC program at APS.
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Ladies First
10/02/2018
From Kenny Smith, one of our behavioral intervention specialists (Buchtel CLC), check out Ladies First in this segment from WKYC TV 3 and then in a promotional video on YouTube.
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Trunk or Treat!
10/02/2018
Bring the whole family for a fun afternoon or Trick or Treating from car to car, refreshments and games.
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Horner's Corner: Case CLC - Inside Edition
10/02/2018
Ray Horner was on the Case this week -- well, more like "in" the Case this week.
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