Cardinal Middle School Mitten Tree Helps Animals

The Animal Mitten Tree project at Cardinal Middle School was a big success this year. Food Service Director Janis Benton coordinated the event, asking students to bring in items for pets at the Geauga Humane Society’s Rescue Village. For every item students brought in, their name was entered into a drawing for a pizza party for them and three … Read more

Cardinal High School Fall Play is a Success!

Congratulations to the cast and crew of the 2017 Cardinal High School Fall Play “American Idle.” Students put on three fantastic performances for the public in November. Jordak Elementary School Cook Receives Hero Award Congratulations to Jordak Elementary School Head Cook Lori Sperling – she was recently selected as a ConAgra Foods School Meal Hero! The company provides some … Read more

Cardinal Local School District Receives Three Awards from the State for Positive Behavior Implementation

Several of our staff members attended the Ohio PBIS Showcase November 30th in Mansfield where Jordak Elementary School, Cardinal Intermediate School, and Cardinal Middle School all received recognition for their positive behavior supports! The Ohio PBIS Network and State Support Team 4 awarded Cardinal Intermediate School and Cardinal Middle School with bronze medals, and Jordak Elementary School … Read more

Cardinal Kindergarten Students Appreciate Apples!

Kindergarten students in Mrs. Courtney Dyer’s class recently learned about apples. They have learned about Johnny Appleseed, the life cycle of an apple, the parts of an apple, the different types and colors of apples, how they are grown, and things that are made from apples. Lessons were all topped off with an apple tasting. Students tasted a … Read more

Cardinal High School Crowned Homecoming King and Queen!

Congratulations to the 2017 Homecoming King and Queen – Connor S. and Marina C.! The pair was crowned at the game on Friday, October 6th. Other senior attendants included: Anna A., LuLu C., Ashley P., Ethan C., Spencer S., and Willie B. (not pictured). 9th grade attendants were Melissa Z. and Gene H. 10th grade attendants were Andrea … Read more

Cardinal 3rd Graders are Mastering Multiplication!

3rd graders in Mr. Mike Topalian’s class took advantage of a gorgeous day to practice multiplication facts outside. Students sat in a circle and “faced off” against one another to see who could answer the fact correctly first. The student who answered first got to move on to the next student and fact. Pictured In Cover Photo: … Read more

Cardinal Middle School 8th Graders Explore Careers

Career Day is always an exciting adventure for our 8th grade students each year. Counselor Mrs. Emily Figliano works closely with the Geauga Growth Partnership to plan an informative day for students that gives them an insightful look into potential future careers. Students spent the day traveling across the area, making visits to Gold Key, Tarkett, CNC Precision, … Read more