Seven Westlake High School students recently performed as part of the Melissa Etheridge & Contemporary Youth Orchestra "Pulse" concert held June 7 at Severance Hall.
The upcoming school year will bring a number of administrative changes to the Westlake City School District to establish a structure to do a lot of good things in the coming year, according to Superintendent Scott Goggin.
At its April 10 work session, the Westlake Board of Education voted unanimously to approve a joint land exchange and infrastructure deal that places the new PK-4 elementary building on Center Ridge Road.
The Board of Education vote follows a unanimous vote by Westlake City Council to approve the deal that will affect the community's educational and recreational experiences.
Westlake High School junior Kyle Yu earned a spot on the US Geography Olympiad Varsity Team for his performance at the 5th annual Varsity National Championships of the US Geography Olympiad (USGO).
Westlake High School Transition Specialist Tabatha Devine was named Milestones Autism Resources Outstanding Educator.
Westlake High School science teacher Melissa Barth oversaw the installation of a honeybee hive in greenspace on the high school campus as part of a Beekeeping Club project.
Westlake High School French students participated in the 2017 annual Grand Concours and came away with several top finishes.
Two experienced educators will take on the role of principal in the Westlake City School District for the 2017-2018 school year.
Amanda Musselman, principal at Midview East Intermediate School in Grafton, will assume the principal's position at Lee Burneson Middle School (LBMS) this fall. Interim LBMS Principal Beth Dagostino will take over the role of principal at Holly Lane Elementary School.