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Youngstown City School District adds extra day for device pickup

Youngstown City School District adds extra day for device pickup

“We want to make sure we provide every opportunity for scholars to be ready to go when remote instruction begins Sept. 8,” CEO Justin Jennings said.
Youngstown State University among schools struggling to report COVID data

Youngstown State University among schools struggling to report COVID data

Colleges and universities are approaching the process of on-campus COVID-19 testing and sharing current data in different ways. YSU is confronting the issue of collecting data with so many students who are commuting and living in on-campus and off-campus housing.
Fluker named Reeder endowed professor of history

Fluker named Reeder endowed professor of history

One of the inspirations for the honor once served as president of the Columbiana Historical Society.
Youngstown City Schools to resume food distribution Monday

Youngstown City Schools to resume food distribution Monday

If a family has students in more than one YCSD school, they will be able to pick up all of the meals at one location.
CEO Justin Jennings answers board questions on his strategic plan

CEO Justin Jennings answers board questions on his strategic plan

YOUprint 2030, the 10-year strategic plan for the district, is expected to be finalized in October.
City Schools CEO gets first evaluation, reveals details from strategic plan

City Schools CEO gets first evaluation, reveals details from strategic plan

Justin Jennings' average overall score was 3.25 out of 4. He also shared a draft of YOUprint 2030 with the school board and commissioners to review. The strategic plan will be finalized in September.
YCSD students can start the school year off with a free haircut

YCSD students can start the school year off with a free haircut

Donations from the community are being accepted to support the event.
Remote learning can leave working parents with few options, big bills

Remote learning can leave working parents with few options, big bills

A new study found 3 out of 5 parents nationwide said remote learning will negatively impact their finances, with more than a third saying they would have to either reduce their hours at work or quit altogether.
How to keep your children healthy — and prepare them for school changes

How to keep your children healthy — and prepare them for school changes

The start of the school year will look different for all students as classes begin online or in-person. Akron Children's Hospital pediatricians share ways to keep students physically and mentally healthy through these changes.
15 Valley students named to attorney general’s Teen Ambassador Board

15 Valley students named to attorney general’s Teen Ambassador Board

Board members advise the Attorney General’s Office on issues relating to teens, and they work with their peers to develop solutions.