Jason Hildebran and Adam Farrell in Mr. Christian Barrus’ class used Jiffy Pop as a simple model of
Thermodynamics. They had been studying how heat can be used to do mechanical work.
February Rotary Senior
Harris Skaramagas has been selected Kenston’s Chagrin Valley Rotary Club Student of the Month in
February. He carries a 4.317, earning High Honor Roll (4.0-5.0) recognition every quarter in high school,
which he attributes to the number of Advanced Placement courses he has taken. He will graduate with
an Honors Diploma and Summa Cum Laude.
He earned varsity letters in football and was a member of the 2018 Division III State Championship
Football team. He also earned Western Reserve Conference All-Academic honors as a Senior.
Throughout his high school career, Harris has tutored students in algebra, precalculus, statistics, biology and chemistry. He has also volunteered as a camp counselor for the Kenston Football Youth Football Camp.
Outside of school, Harris is a member of the Coutalis Club, a Greek Civic Club, which serves
Harris plans to attend The Ohio State University and major in biochemistry with a pre-medicine focus and potentially minor in business.
KHS Literary Magazine named “Excellent”
The Kenston High School literary magazine, Janus, was honored with a rank of “Excellent” in the 2019
National College of Teachers of English Program – REALM Award (Recognize Excellence in Art and
Literary Magazines). Over 325 schools entered the 2019 program and Kenston was one of five (5) Ohio
schools to receive this honor. Student Editors of the 20198 edition were Christa Niemann (Lead Editor),
Dante Anderson, Isabel Andras, Natalia Barone, Samara Benza, Kayla Eastman, Samantha Kirschman,
Nicole Lanese, Annika Markoff, Maddie Ruf-Young, Sarah Soryal and Aubrey Taylor. Mr. Tony Marchesi
was the Faculty Advisor.
KHS Parent Teacher Conferences
Kenston High School will hold Parent Teacher Conferences, Thursday, February 15 from 4-8pm in the
high school gymnasium. The parent teacher conference is an opportunity for parents to learn about their child’s progress in school and for teachers to gain insight into their student’s home and community lives. The high school utilizes an “open” format with teachers at individual tables, set up in the gym where you can stop to see any or all of your child’s teachers. During the school year, utilize Infinite Campus to check your student’s weekly progress.
2020-21 School Calendar Available
The 2020-2021 school calendar is available on the District’s website, www.kenstonschools.org.