Thursday, May 16, 2013
The high school will get a Distance Learning Lab after partnering with the University of Akron.
Beginning this fall when high school students return to school, they will have the option to take college-level courses in a new Distance Learning Laboratory. "Stow-Munroe Falls High School is excited to partner with the University of Akron on this initiative. Increasing opportunities for our students to earn college credit while in high school continues to be an important area of focus. The Distance Learning Lab will prove a great benefit for our students," said Principal Chris DiMauro in a prepared statement. The Distance Learning Lab will allow high school students the ability to earn college credit without leaving the high school campus. Similar to post-secondary options courses, students will enroll in University of Akron courses …
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Find out where Stow-Munroe Falls High School ranked in the annual list of best high schools prepared by U.S. News and World Report.
Stow-Munroe Falls is the 56th best high school in Ohio and 1,206th nationally, according to the annual rankings prepared by U.S. News & World Report. There are 242 public high schools in Ohio. The school recieved the silver medal and was praised for its participation rate in Advanced Placement courses. Students are also 96 percent proficient in reading and 94 percent proficient in math, according to the magazine. Learn how U.S. News calculated the Best High Schools rankings. For the full report on Stow-Munroe Falls High School, click here.
Members of high school student council volunteer at homes of Stow-area senior citizens
About 60 members of the Stow-Munroe Falls High School student council spent Tuesday afternoon helping area senior citizens with yard work. The students volunteered as part of the council's annual Spring Clean-Up, during which students visit the homes of Stow senior citizens to help with the heavy lifting of yard work. Trudy Thomas was just one of those seniors who benefitted from Tuesday's student muscle. Thomas said she's had two back surgeries and relishes the free help provided by the high schoolers. "It's great what they do, I really appreciate it," Thomas said.
Sunday, April 7, 2013
Find the dates and times for every match this season.
See the PDF section above for the season schedules.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Find the dates and times of varsity baseball games here.
4:30 *Home games in BOLD For more information visit the team's website.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Find the dates and times for every game this season.
See the PDF section above for the season schedule.
Monday, March 11, 2013
The student-run restaurant will reopen on April 4, 2013.
Fans of Joshua's Restaurant will have to curb their appetite for student cooking until after spring break. The Stow-Munroe Falls School District posted a reminder on Facebook that the restaurant, which is open to the public, will be closed until after spring break. A district employee said the restaurant is closed this week (the week of March 10) because of the Ohio Graduation Test. The following week, the restaurant is closed because culinary students must take the National Restaurant Association test. The third week is spring break for students. Joshua's will reopen on April 4.
Check out the local bands that will be playing at Stow-Munroe Falls High School March 15, 2013.
For $5 students can watch some young talented musicians at Stow-Munroe Falls High School Friday night. The high school's speech and debate team is hosting the 4th annual Battle of the Bands at 7 p.m. March 15. According to this Facebook event, 28 people are already planning to go. Take a look at the Facebook pages for the bands scheduled to perform that evening: Click here for more details.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Stow-Munroe Falls High School Student Council did a "Give-A-Coke" fundraiser, donating the money to a local charity.
Stow-Munroe Falls High School students will be paying close attention to what type of Coke their classmates are drinking on Valentine's Day. Over the past week student council members have been selling "Coke Grams" for their "Give-A-Coke" fundraiser. Students can pay a dollar to send a certain type of Coke to another person. The flavor a student receives can mean something from its sender. A regular Coke is to signal friendship. If a student gets a Vanilla Coke it means they have a secret admirer. But, if they get a Cherry Coke, there is major love in the air. The group's advisor, aptly named Mike Love, said the students were looking for a good opportunity to raise money on this day of romance. "Students really liked this and got excited …
Sunday, January 6, 2013
The Kent State Golden Flashes football team will play in the GoDaddy.com Bowl on Jan. 6 at 9 p.m. on ESPN.
For years they suited up for the Stow-Munroe Falls Bulldogs, and now, six players will be on the Kent State sideline in the football team's first bowl game in 40 years. The Golden Flashes arrived in Mobile, AL this week to play in the GoDaddy.com Bowl on Sunday, Jan. 6 at 9 p.m. The game will be aired on ESPN. A handful of Golden Flashes are from right here in Stow. Nick Conrad, Andrew Horning, Mike Levandowski, Pat McShane, Johnny Simon and Nate Vance are all on the Kent State roster. Conrad, a sophomore linebacker, has nine career tackles for the Golden Flashes in 20 games over two seasons. Horning, a punter, is a red-shirted sophomore. He's only played in one game over his two years. Red shirted in his 2009 season, Levandowski plays the…