Inside Bay Village Schools September 2014
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Seven National Merit Commended Students
Bay High's Commended Students
scored in the top three percent, or top 50,000, of the 1.5 million students
taking the Preliminary SAT exam in their junior year.
(left-to-right) front row -Melanie Kukura, Mary Woods, Jessica Mosier,
Andrea Bliscik; and back row - Michael Clark, Arif Caushaj and Joseph
Key Club raises funds
to ELIMINATE neonatal tetanus worldwide
Bay High Key Club members
conducted a wide variety of activities to raise funds for The Eliminate
Project, an International Kiwanis effort to eliminate neonatal tetanus
across the globe.
collections, a meal at Crocker Park Chipotle, and a Cow Plop were some of
the fundraising activities. The project chairs,
Katherine Butler, Claire Mercer and Jessica Mosier, created
this public service video.
This year, BHS Key
Club will add to the more than $7,000 its members have raised toward this effort in the past three years.
public service video for the
Eliminate Project was created by Bay High seniors (left-to-right) Claire
Mercer, Katherine Butler and Jessica Mosier.
Bay High PTA School of Excellence application team members (left-to-right)
Andrea Schwartz, Gayatry Jacob-Mosier, past- PTA president
Suzanne Hippler, Principal Jason Martin and
PTA president Cheryll McCarty.
PTA units recognized
Kudos to our Bay High, Westerly and
Normandy PTA units who have completed the detailed process of having their
school designated as National PTA Schools of Excellence for their
achievement in building effective family-school partnerships.
The program provided guidance in
documenting how our schools engage families in school decision-making and
help our schools build inclusive policies to benefit students.
School PTSA is also in the process of National PTA School of Excellence
School of Excellence application team members (adults, left-to-right) Robin
Lucak, Pam Bonnett, Principal Josie Sanfilippo and 2013-14 Westerly PTA
president Cheryll McCarty. Students helping to celebrate (left-to-right)
are: Evan Trnavsky,
and Gabe Rodriguez.
Normandy PTA School of Excellence application
team members (left-to-right) front row -- Robin Lucak, Principal Dan Sebring
and 2013-14 Westerly PTA president Chrissy Morscher; back row - Pam Bonnett
(Ohio PTA), Sandra Larimer, Hope Feicks and Ashley Florez.
Bay High Key Club sponsors Cow Plop
Friday, September 26
Bay High Key Club members
raising funds to eliminate neonatal tetanus in third-world countries are
hosting a Cow Plop at Bay High Memorial Stadium Friday, September 26, 6:30
p.m. before the Bay Rockets versus Lakewood Rangers football game.
to purchase tickets at $10.
Be Fit in Bay
Join us this Saturday
morning, Saturday, September 27, to kick off a fitness challenge with
the Cleveland Clinic and other partners. Includes cholesterol, glucose,
blood pressure, BMI screening before and after 8-week program. Learn, walk
and talk with health professionals each week. Open to all adults who live or
work in Bay Village. Details on flyer at this link:
Love and Logic Parenting Course starts
Register now for this highly-rated, six-week
parenting program by Ron Chidsey, LPC, held Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. at Bay
Middle School starting September 30.
"Hidden in Plain Sight" to be
presented at Bay High evening of October 1
can be deceiving."
That's the message behind a unique traveling exhibit created by the Bath and
Copley Township Police Departments. The display is called
in Plain Sight."
The departments constructed what appears to be at first glance the bedroom
of the average teenager. But amidst the clutter of clothing scattered on
the floor, school supplies on a desk, and personal care products on a vanity
are more than 150 items that can actually be signals that a young person
could be involved in risky, dangerous and even illegal activity.
in Plain Sight" will be on display at Bay High School on Wednesday, October 1. Doors
open for browsing at 6:30 p.m., with a presentation beginning at 7 p.m. The
exhibit is open to adults only.
There is no charge for admittance.
The audience is encouraged
to explore and interact with items in the display which may be indicative
that a teenager is involved in substance abuse, underage drinking, eating
disorders, sexual activity and more. Participants will be enlightened,
educated and astonished.
The exhibit and
presentation continue the collaboration of the Bay Village Schools and the
Bay Village Police Department in educating the community's parents and
adults in order to prevent risky behaviors by young people. Last year, the
presented retired DEA agent Bob Stutman, who addressed the urgent need
to prevent drug abuse by children who begin down the wrong path by abusing
further information, contact Kevin Jakub, Assistant Principal at Bay Middle
School at 440-617-7600 or email at
Saturday, October 4, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Bay Village Public Library
Fall Fest to showcase community
Representatives from nearly 30 Bay Village-based
community groups will be on hand at the Bay Village Library to share
information about their activities. Take your hobby or interests –
gardening, biking, writing, acting, music, democracy, education, history,
sustainability, animals and more – to the next level, make new friends and
learn how to make a difference volunteering in our community. Freshly made
doughnuts will be available from the DonutLab food truck and there will also
be crafts for kids and a performance by members of the Bay Village Community
Band. Presented in partnership by the Bay Village Library and the Westlake
Bay Village Observer.
Bay High PTSA Homecoming Cookout
Friday, October 10, 6 p.m.
(following Homecoming Parade)
Our tent outside Bay High Memorial
$5 Rocket Deal includes hot dog,
drink, chips and dessert!
Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
Sunday, October 12, 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Bay Middle School
Tickets are $6
PTA Council Scholarship Auction
Saturday, November 8, 6-10 p.m.
Memorial Hall in Rocky River
Food and complimentary
bar provided by
on sale now!
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