Momentum, the yearlong arts education program that provides a once in a lifetime performance opportunity too many Hilliard students, announces its 13th annual production, “WONDERful Einstein.” Since its founding in 2003 Momentum has provided weekly professional level dance instruction during the school day. Students from Ridgewood, Horizon and Scioto Darby elementary schools are participating this year. Read More
In the Engineering Design and Development class at Bradley High School students are challenged to invent or innovate something that addresses a real world problem.
Senior Daniel Stuhldreher works on the schematics of his personalized coffee maker (Brewtus). Above that is a picture of the programming for the mechanical components of the coffer maker. This coffee maker will fix a cup of coffee while also adding the perfect amount of cream and sugar at the touch of a button, simply press your name. A quote from Daniel, “I’ve learned more from this class than any other class”. Stuhldreher, along with Simon Ziccardi and Connor Dougherty had to independently teach themselves how to program Arduino and Vex components. Read More
Students at Memorial Middle School raised over $900 to plan an Earth Day Celebration at the end of last month. With that money, they bought flowers, fill dirt, mulch, and a bird feeder. The bird feeder will be a project the special education department takes care of for the rest of the year.
The students also plan to donate a large portion of the money toward a memorial for their classmate, Stevie Ray, who passed away earlier this year. The students worked hard on this project and they are proud of their efforts to help make their community a better place.
If you were unable to attend one of our parent meetings last month, you can see the presentation on our One2One site. This has information for families who will be getting iPads next year and may not be familiar with the device. It also includes the district iPad handbook.
Our last ‘Parenting in the Digital Age’ workshop is this Thursday, May 5th from 7-8 pm at Weaver Middle School. Our technology team will discuss strategies on how to make this a more balanced digital summer for your student. They will have great apps for when your child is on the device and ideas on how to get them off the device.
As part of the fifth grade capstone experience, students at Horizon Elementary researched several local organizations looking for one they could partner with. Working with See Kids Dream the grade chose to work with Honor Flight. They chose Honor Flight heavily based on the fact that one of the students’ great uncle was to be on a flight last month. Read More
Congratulations to all our seniors who received scholarships of at least $20,000.