COSI Brings Weather Education to Ledgemont Elementary

On Thursday, February 21st, COSI came to Ledgemont Elementary to teach students in kindergarten through sixth grade about the weather. With the help of several volunteer Berkshire High School students enrolled in upper-level science classes running hands-on activity stations, Ledgemont Elementary students experienced how weather works. Students in K-6 started the day with a building-wide assembly lead by … Read more

Berkshire’s Tucek Signs with Division I Georgia Southern

Friday, November 10th, senior McKenna Tucek signed her National Letter of Intent to attend and play volleyball for Georgia Southern University, an NCAA Division I school and member of the Sun Belt Conference. Tucek was a four-year starter for the Berkshire volleyball program and helped lead the team to a record of 78-24 during her four years. This … Read more

Events and Reminders for Berkshire Local Schools

Winter sports are quickly approaching. The sports seasons at the high school and junior high school start as follows . . .HS Girls Basketball first practice is 10/27 HS Cheerleading first tryout practice is 10/30 HS Boys Basketball first practice is 11/3 HS Wrestling is 11/10 Junior High Boys Basketball first practice 10/16 Junior High Cheerleading … Read more

Berkshire 8th Graders Explore Careers

On Tuesday, September 19th, Berkshire’s 8th graders had the opportunity to tour several local businesses to learn a little bit about careers and entrepreneurship in their community as part of an annual event organized by Geauga Growth Partnership. Students traveled to Geauga Growers to learn about hydroponic growing, to Buckeye Chocolates to learn about their family-run concessions business, … Read more

Second Grade Growers Busy at Burton Elementary

Burton Elementary second graders have been busy at work planting kale, broccoli, and spinach. Their plants have already started to sprout in the Burton Elementary greenhouse. Through this activity, the students will observe how living things grow, change, and impact their environment. The students will also learn skills for measuring and data collecting as they record plant growth. We’re … Read more