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Wellington Drive-Thru Food Pantry

Morning Journal - 8/13/20

Amherst Drive-Thru Food Pantry

Morning Journal - 7/31/20 

Mock Trial

Chronicle Telegram - 12/6/19 

Academic Challenge

The Morning Journal - 11/14/19

Young Authors

The Chronicle - 5/17/19

Spelling Bee - Grades 7 & 8

The Chronicle - 3/23/19
 The Chronicle - 3/21/19
 The Chronicle - 3/16/19

Drone Day at Avon HS

Gifted 24 Game

The Morning Journal - Feb 8, 2019

Mock Trial

Academic Challenge

The Chronicle-Telegram - 11/24/18

Nov 5 Common PD Day

The Morning Journal - 11/5/18

Oct 11 Common PD Day

The Morning Journal - 10/11/2018

Scripps National Spelling Bee

The Chronicle Telegram - 5/21/18 and 6/1/18

Spelling Bee Regional Final

The Chronicle Telegram - 3/24/18

Premilinary 2 Spelling Bee

The Chronicle Telegram - 3/17/18

Full STEAM Ahead!

The Wellington Enterprise - 3/12/18

Midview kids first, second in spelling bee

The Chronicle Telegram - 3/10/18

35th Annual Spelling Bee Contest

The Chronicle Telegram - Finals - 3/22/18 
The Chronicle Telegram -  Preliminary 2 - 3/15/18
The Chronicle Telegram -  Preliminary 1 - 3/8/18

Take it from cartoonist Jim Gill: The eyebrows really matter

Amherst News Times - 2/15/18

High School Art on Display

The Chronicle Telegram - 11/6/17

Superintendents Summit

The Morning Journal - May 4, 2017

May 11 Spelling Bee - Grades 5 & 6 - May 16, 2017

Art Shows

The Chronicle - 5/11/17- Elem/MS
The Chronicle - 4/5/17 - Teachers

Gifted Mock Trial - N. Ridgeville School

The Morning Journal article - 3/28/17

State test, feedback under fire from educators in Lorain County

The Morning Journal article - 3/12/17


Spheros intertwine 24 game math with imaginations in Lorain County 
The Morning Journal article - 3/2/17
N. Ridgeville and Avon Lake students win multiple awards in imaginative math competition article - 3/14/17

Superintendents: Cut state tests, end As and Fs on state report cards

The Plain Dealer article - 2/14/17

Take it from cartoonist Jim Gill" The eyebrows really matter

Amherst News Times article- 2/15/17

Augmented reality sandbox gives Bay Middle School students a unique perspective of Earth article

Court is now in session for Lorain County students in Mock Trial article

Lorain County students in grades 5-8 take on an Academic Challenge article

Lagrange preschool has stone soup on menu

The Morning Journal article - 11/24

Emotions linked to academic achievement

The Morning Journal article featuring ESC Psychologist John Zbornik. Nov. 19, 2016

Fill the Bus

Morning Journal article - Aug. 23

Lorain County is getting grayer

ELYRIA — Lorain County’s population is getting older, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
The Chronicle article

Young Authors' Author Visits

Famed children’s author Stephanie Tolan visited fifth- and sixth-graders at Amherst’s Nord Middle School after the annual Young Authors' Conference.
Amherst News Times article

Children celebrate Earth Day in Elyria

The Lorain County Early Learning Center has given students many activities this week to celebrate Earth Day.  The Morning Journal article.

Speller picks perfect match

Rachel Mueller, a seventh-grader from Learwood Middle School in Avon Lake and the winner of 2016 Educational Service Center and The Chronicle-Telegram District Final Spelling Bee, didn’t give her outfit a second thought as she walked out of her house.  The Chronicle article

Bee winner overcomes nerves

After more than an hour in which 35 students from nine schools were weeded out of the competition, it came down to Andy Hoffman, 13, of Holy Trinity School in Avon taking first place, and Samuel Fenik, 14, of Westwood Middle School taking second.  The Chronicle article - 3/11/16

Seventh-grader vie for top spot in bee

3/4/16 - AVON — It was a battle between two seventh-graders at the end of the preliminary round of the 33rd annual spelling bee Friday at Avon Middle School.
The Chronicle article
- 3/4/16

ESC joins

Educational Service Center of Lorain County stepped up as a first ESC in Ohio to embrace financial transparency through
The Morning Journal article - 2/11/6

Quick and calculating: Gifted students compete at Math Mania at LCCC

The Morning Journal article and video

School choice matters, but so does accountability

Amherst News Times article - 1/21/16, written by Greg Ring

The 33rd Annual LC High School Art Exhibit

Posted in Elyria Chronicle Telegram 11/10/15
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Gifted:  Mock Trial

Gifted: Mock Trial

The gifted students from seven schools enjoyed another successful Mock Trial on Dec. 15th at the Lorain County Justice Center. Read the following articles from Sun News (click "More" under the other article photos to continue), The Morning Journal and Amherst News-Times.
Amherst & Oberlin sixth-graders prepare for mock trials

Amherst & Oberlin sixth-graders prepare for mock trials

Real-life attorneys are busy preparing students for the Educational Service Center of Lorain County’s annual mock trial Dec. 15.  Attorney Joseph Falbo talks to sixth-graders about the benefits of being in his field.
The Amherst News Times article
Stone Soup at the Early Learning Center

Stone Soup at the Early Learning Center

Tatum Holzhauer, a preschool student at the Lorain County Early Learning Center, cuts
vegetables Thursday. The kids read from the book “Stone Soup” and presented a play, then had soup with their parents. “Stone Soup” is a folk story in which hungry strangers trick a town’s residents into sharing food.
Chronicle Telegram - Nov.. 20, 2015

Firelands schools seek new treasurer after McCracken resigns

The board will work with the Educational Service Center of Lorain County to hire a new treasurer with the position being posted today. “My hope is the board will make their selection and have someone to start in the position sometime in November so there is some overlap,” McCracken said.
The Chronicle Telegram article

Girl Scouts get hands-on experience

Using their newly learned skill of sewing, eight Girl Scouts from Junior Troop 50652 spent an hour Tuesday night sewing together pieces of gently used sweaters. The end result was pairs of mittens that will warm the hands of the homeless of Lorain County.
The Chronicle Telegram Online Article - Nov. 1, 2015
Gifted Enrichment Classroom at Avon Heritage

Gifted Enrichment Classroom at Avon Heritage

Avon students use logic, other skills to solve lunchbox theft class project.
The Sun Sentinel article link - Oct. 5, 2015
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'Anti-Virus' pilot aims to cure social ills at Amherst Junior High

“Anti-Virus” is paid for by the Educational Service Center of Lorain County and offered to Amherst students at no cost. AJHS is one of only two schools countywide to try it out.
Amherst News-Times article link
Young Author Award - Amherst

Young Author Award - Amherst

Current seventh-grade student, Kylie Lawson, was recently presented with the 2015 Young Author Award during a meeting of the Amherst Exempted Village Board of Education. More +
Students Learn Character Values in Anti-Virus Course

Students Learn Character Values in Anti-Virus Course

Mentors, provided and trained by the Educational Service Center of Lorain County, take students through the character traits using historical figures as examples. More +