For years, art teachers across Westerville’s middle schools have rolled out a trading card lesson, where students create mini-art works applying media, materials and techniques of their choosing.
Westerville community members interested in acquiring skills needed to help prevent suicide can participate in a virtual training hosted by Westerville City Schools, in partnership with the Westerville Education Challenge.
For Genoa Middle School eighth-grader Kylei Pinckney, wind power wasn’t just a science term she was assigned to study in class. She wondered if the renewable energy source could be used as a way to de-escalate hurricanes or create early warning alerts to those impacted by natural disasters.
Cambria Hudberg, a seventh-grader at Genoa Middle School, received the Outstanding Entry for Ohio, Junior level at the National History Day competition in June.
Cali Hejduk, an eighth-grader at Genoa Middle School, is a U.S. Youth Soccer National Champion after her U13 soccer team, Columbus United Lions, won their final match against Solar SC from Texas last month.