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Education

For the past eight years, Del Kuntz and Brian Reyes, teachers of Clay High School’s Tech Prep programs, with support from the Northwest Ohio Tech Prep Consortium, have presented a summer academy for the Oregon City School District’s middle school students. Some of these academies were based on rockets, hover-crafts and solar energy.

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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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Clay graduate earns Eagle Scout honor
Stephen P. Bohland, member of Troop 131 in Jerusalem Township, earned Eagle Scout honors at a Court of Honor held at St. Ignatius Church on May 31.

Stephen’s Scout Master, John Moore, and members of Troop 131 and Troop 1666 participated in the program. His brother, Matthew, a recent crossover to Troop 131 from Wynn Elementary, Pack 122, led the Pledge of Allegiance.  Stephen joined the Boy Scouts in first grade at Wynn Elementary as a Tiger Cub. He went on to receive his highest rank as a Cub Scout and his Arrow of Light in his fifth-grade year as a Webelo. He then joined Troop 131, and went onto attaining his Tenderfoot, First and Second Class badges, and Star and Life badges.

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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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