Three Westlake High School students earned Gold Key Art Awards in the 2018 Scholastic Art + Writing Exhibition – Cuyahoga County Region and will move on to national competition in New York.
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center will be the site for the judging and awards presentation
portion of The Great Big Home & Garden Show 21st Annual Student Model Home Design Contest. The
judging will take place on Friday evening (1-26-18) at approximately 5:30 p.m. in the commons.
This year's student contest theme is "The Great Modern Frank Lloyd Wright Spec House".
Deb Schrembeck's seventh-grade Language Arts classes spent the last five weeks researching and writing fairy tales customized to second graders at Dover Elementary School.
Five Lee Burneson Middle School students were named semifinalists in Ohio in the Library of Congress' Letters About Literature Contest.
The Ohio School Boards Association is celebrating School Board Recognition Month in January 2018 to build awareness and understanding of the vital function an elected board of education plays in our society.
Westlake High School Assistant Principal Ned Lauver was recently interviewed on WEOL by WHS Video Production teacher Les Szekely about his 2018 Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrator's Assistant Principal of the Year award.
On Monday, Dec. 11, the Westlake Teachers' Association (WTA) and the Westlake Board of Education voted to approve a new three-year contract for the district's certified staff.
Both the Westlake High School and Lee Burneson Middle School Academic Challenge Teams finished in the top 10 in the nation in the Questions Unlimited Fall 3-2-1 National Competition.
Hilliard and Holly Lane Elementary School students participated in their first 24 Challenge, a national competition to get students thinking creatively about number relationships.
Two Westlake Schools' staff members were honored by their peers with staff excellence awards at the Nov. 27 Board of Education meeting.
The Excellence in Teaching award went to LaVonne Szafranski, a sixth-grade science teacher at Dover Intermediate School. The Excellence in Classified Service awards went to Judi Spitzer, a teacher assistant at Dover Elementary School.
Westlake High School Assistant Principal Ned Lauver was named the 2018 Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrator's (OASSA) Assistant Principal of the Year.
Ten Westlake High School AP Art History and International Baccalaureate Theory of Knowledge students will participate in the Cleveland Museum of Art Museum Ambassadors program that provides a behind-the-scenes experience at the world-class institution.