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YCSD’s Parent YOU kicks off Thursday with chef Jeff Henderson

YCSD’s Parent YOU kicks off Thursday with chef Jeff Henderson

Jeff Henderson will star in a new reality show, “The Chef Jeff Project,” which is expected to premiere on The Food Network this fall.
YSU reports 35 new coronavirus cases

YSU reports 35 new coronavirus cases

Of the new cases, 30 were reported by students who live off-campus and five cases were reported by students living on-campus.  
Valley school officials get first look at vaccine plans, gain new partners

Valley school officials get first look at vaccine plans, gain new partners

The state wants both rounds of coronavirus vaccine shots done by the end of spring. It may be an unrealistic goal, local officials said, but new private partnerships will be a big help in getting kids back to school by March 1.
3 Ursuline students earn top honors in national art program

3 Ursuline students earn top honors in national art program

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation's longest-running scholarship and recognition program for young artists and writers in grades seven through 12.
Scholarships available for college students who have juvenile diabetes

Scholarships available for college students who have juvenile diabetes

The scholarships are open to Ohio residents, with preference given to qualified applicants from Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties.
McGuffey Elementary fifth-graders ace regional writing competition

McGuffey Elementary fifth-graders ace regional writing competition

Evan Barreto and John Budrevich won first and second place by writing science fiction pieces.
Boardman teacher writes book for the ‘Virtual Weary Student’

Boardman teacher writes book for the ‘Virtual Weary Student’

“During the pandemic of 2020, I was trying to help a friend whose son was struggling with an online bio class. My friend said, ‘We have the textbook, a workbook and the answer key — what we need is someone to break down the why,’” Boardman High School teacher Heather Moran said.
No date yet for when Youngstown City Schools students will return to in-person classes

No date yet for when Youngstown City Schools students will return to in-person classes

Citing CEO Justin Jennings, Youngstown City Schools Superintendent Joseph Meranto said, "... We will not return until we feel it’s really safe for our staff and students."
Ohio school district tells court it shouldn't have to give workers gun training

Ohio school district tells court it shouldn't have to give workers gun training

Madison Local Schools permitted the arming of its employees after a 2016 shooting in which two students were shot and wounded by a 14-year-old boy.
Struthers Elementary School receives PBIS Bronze recognition

Struthers Elementary School receives PBIS Bronze recognition

“We’re committed to the success of all students in our school,” Joanie Jones, Struthers Elementary School assistant principal, said. “PBIS has enabled us to create a strong foundation of positive behaviors in our schools, enabling teachers to teach more effectively.”