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Education

Cardinal Stritch High School has received a $10,000 A+ for Energy grant from the BP Energy Education Program. The grant, entitled “The Green Cardinal Project,” is designed to use the visual, computer and language arts to educate students about multiple methods of recycling and conserving energy.

“We will organize our Art and Recycling Club to collect recyclable items from classrooms,” said Patricia Bails-Saelzler, art instructor at Cardinal Stritch. “Art students will paint colorful classroom receptacles for collecting recyclable materials. Our computer and art students will design flyers and posters for display and distribution. And our English students will write scripts that will be used in multi-media video presentations to support the “Green Cardinal Project.”

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Polly Fox Academy, a school dedicated to helping pregnant and parenting teenage girls, grades seven through 12 complete their high school education, will hold a Citywide Baby Shower for teen mothers Wednesday, July 29 from 1-3 p.m.

In addition to gift bags for potential students, refreshments and door prizes, the free event will give interested young women the opportunity to find out how they can earn their high school diploma at Polly Fox Academy.

The academy is offered free of charge to all pregnant and parenting teenage girls in Northwest Ohio. Its mission is to help young mothers graduate and achieve financial independence so that they can support themselves and their children.

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Susie Wells creates more than just paint on walls…she helps to create a positive classroom climate for gifted students.

Classroom climate is defined as an environment created for students by the school, teachers, and students.  “I am continually looking to create a positive classroom climate in which student learning is maximized and in which students feel comfortable in my classroom,” Miss Stanton said.  According to many educational experts, having an environment where students feel safe, nurtured, and intellectually stimulated is a must for students to learn to their potential.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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