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Help Needed at Both Sessions of Safety Town
05/23/2019
As of May 17, both Safety Town sessions are fully booked; but the program is in need of volunteers for both sessions -- June 3-7 at Resnik CLC and June 10-14 at Findley CLC.
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Emerging Leader Honor Awards
05/23/2019
Three seniors (Destiny Druso, Barun Ghimire and Heaven Perry) at North High School are recipients of the 2019 DECA Emerging Leader Honor Award.
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A Closer Look
05/23/2019
The new Kenmore-Garfield Community Learning Center will be the 34th and potentially the last built by Akron Public Schools — but in a way, it’s still a first.
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I PROMISE School Finishes First Year
05/23/2019
As the bus pulled away from the I PROMISE School for the last time of the school’s very first year, some of the students’ eyes filled with tears.
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Openings Still Available at Two Locations
05/22/2019
Mad Science Camps are sponsored by Akron Public Schools and Akron After School, so there is no charge for students in grades 2-6.
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Your Weekly Video Update
05/22/2019
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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Browns Meet Orange(men)
05/22/2019
Below are images taken by Bruce Ford from Tuesday's on-the-field announcement by the Cleveland Browns at Ellet High School.
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Browns Partnering With APS
05/22/2019
Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam have made it a goal of the organization to support youth football and educational efforts throughout Northeast Ohio, and they made another commitment to the community Tuesday.
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Akron Teens Learn to Lead!
05/22/2019
The Mayor’s Youth Leadership Council (MYLC), in partnership with The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and The University of Akron, will host a “Learn to Lead” Teen Leadership Workshop on Wednesday, June 26.
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2019 Teacher of the Year Banquet - May 9, 2019
05/22/2019
The 2019 Teacher of the Year Banquet took place at Guy's Party Center on May 9, 2019.
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Tradition in Dancing Classrooms Continues
05/22/2019
Schumacher CLC's fifth-grade students participated in Dancing Classrooms!
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Creative Ideas Abound
05/21/2019
The Akron Children's Museum has field trips, camps and volunteer opportunities available.
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Big Truck Day
05/20/2019
The brand-spanking-new Anne T. Case CLC hosted an exhilarating and successful Big Truck and Career Day on Tuesday, May 14.
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Volunteer to Help a Student Build Reading Skills
05/20/2019
Akron Public Schools, the City of Akron, the EX L Center and Summit Education Initiative have teamed up to sponsor a volunteer program this summer for APS students in grades K-2.
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City Series Baseball Title
05/20/2019
The Firestone Falcons are playing their best baseball at the absolute right time in 2019. Fresh off a Division I sectional final win over Wooster on Thursday, host Firestone met rival Ellet on Sunday afternoon in the City Series postseason championship game.
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Uniting Urban, Amish
05/20/2019
While Amish Country and the city life in Akron may be two very separate lifestyles, the two united as one in song and voice when the choir from Akron East High School traveled south to perform with the choir from Hiland High School on Tuesday, May 7.
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Chess Moves Jennings
05/20/2019
Charles Jones rested his chin against his left hand, stared down at the chessboard in front of him and patiently plotted his next move in silence. His opponent, gnawing on a Goldfish cracker, wasn’t so patient.
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Firestone Student Congressional Art Winner
05/20/2019
U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan of Howland, D-13th, has announced the winners of the Congressional Art Competition from Ohio’s 13th Congressional District.
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Events at the Pro Football Hall of Fame
05/20/2019
Spend some time this summer at the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Students are Getting a Walkway Built
05/17/2019
Buchtel CLC's Commercial & Residential Construction & Masonry instructor Matt Simpson and his students have partnered with the City of Akron, Akron Parks Collaborative and KGK Landscaping to create a brick walkway for the new community park at the corner of Cadillac and Dover near Buchtel.
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