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Students A - G

Deborah Sturm

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Deborah Sturm

Students H - O

Judy Maver

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Judy Maver

 

Students P - Z

Debbie Christy

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Debbie Christy

 

Academic grades (A,B,C,D,F) encompass an evaulation of homework, test grades, class work, quizzes, reports, projects, participation, and attendance. Citizenship grades (1,2,3,4,5) encompass courtesy, participation, attitude, dependability, trustworthiness, effort, initiative, and good behavior. Interim report cards are issued approximately midway through each grading period. 

Honor Roll status is achieved by maintaining a 3.5 or higher G.P.A. Merit Roll status is achieved by maintaining a G.P.A. between 3.0 - 3.499.

Career Passports are very important for our students' education and are needed for them to graduate. There are certain things required to be in your career passport. You should keep reading, especially if you are a senior.

Bylaws and Policies 5517.01 – Bullying and Other Forms of Agressive Behavior

The Board of Education is committed to providing a safe, positive, productive and nurturing educational environment for all of its students. The Board encourages the promotion of positive interpersonal relations between members of the school community.

Harassment, intimidation or bullying toward a student – whether by other students, staff or third parties – is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated. This prohibition includes

For more scholarships visit the following sites:

All students can sign up for a scholarship mailbox at www.fastweb.com

Students, be aware that the list posted here will not include scholarships offered by a University for their prospective students. Check with the admissions office of the university of your choice to see what scholarships they offer to their students.

 Scholarships are listed in order they are received - find them in the same number folder 
 

Box of paper applications located in the GRC

 

1  PTA Scholarships        

December 5, 2014

 Parent or guardian of applicant must be a member, must be a
 graduating senior of Akron Public Schools, min 2.5 GPA, complete
 application


2 Cavaliers/First Merit Scholarship Program   

(10) $2,000 scholarships   

February 13, 2015

 Based on academic achievement, extracurricular and community
 involvement, letter of recommendation from high school faculty,
 500-word essay and interview, must reside in Summit County

3  Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest    

$1,000 to $2,000     

Jan 15, 2015
 
 This is an essay writing competition.  See application for more
 details.  To get an entry form, go to
 http://www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships

4 Pittsburgh Technical Institute         

up to $6,000   

March 6, 2015

 Student must be a member of BPA, DECA, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA
 HS Student Gov't, HOSA, JROTC, NHS, Skills USA,
 TSA, Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition, National
 Tech Honor Society


5 The National Co-op Scholarship Program  

$6,000   

Feb 15, 2015

 Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA and apply and be accepted for
 the 2014-2015 academic year at one of the WACE Partner
 Institutions:  Clarkson Univ, SUNY Oswego, Drexel Univ,
 Univ of Cincinnati, Johnson & Wales, Univ of Massachusetts Lowell
 RIT, Univ of Toledo and Wentworth Institute of Technology.
 Apply online at www.waceinc.org

6 Stark State College

various awards

 President's Scholar Award, Choose Ohio First Scholarship,
 Fortisure Foundation, Dual Enrollment & Early College, Stark State
 Foundation

7 Elks National "Most Valuable Student Scholarship"

over $2 million in scholarships

December 5, 2014

 Academic performance as well as financial need.  Application must
 be initiated online at www.elks.org

8 Akron Optimist Club Essay Contest

up to $3,500

February 6, 2015

 Students under age 19 who have not yet graduated.  Complete
 application

9 Optimist Club of Akron Oratorical Contest

up to $3,500

February 17, 2015

 Students under age 19 who have not yet graduated.  Complete application

10 Oberlin College of Arts & Sciences

$10,000 renewable

November 1, 2015

 Must submit part I of Oberlin's application with SAT/ACT plus Writing
 by Nov 1. Common app, letters of recommendation, essay Oberlin's Writing
 supplement and CSS profile must be submitted by January 2.

11 Take Action Video Contest

up to $2,500 in scholarships

December 12, 2014

 Create a 60-second video on consumer scams, cybersecurity, or identity theft
 and enter the Ohio Attorney General's Take Action Video Contest.

12 Ohio Association of Career Colleges & Schools

more than 220 scholarships, over $1 million available

 High school graduate 2015 from state of Ohio, "C" average, must be nominated
 by a current member of the Ohio Legislature

13 Ronald McDonald House Charities US Scholarship Program

January 20, 2015

 Students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the
 initiative to fulfill their educational goals.

14 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Award

December 18, 2014

  NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their
 freshman year at an accredited (not for profit) two- or four-year university, college or
 vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to
 be considered for an award

15 Air Force ROTC (HSSP) High School Scholarship Program

December 1, 2014

 Degree specific, 3.0 GPA and 26 ACT or 1180 SAT critical reading/math, consideration for
 leadership and work experience, extracurricular activities, results from your personal
 interivew, questionnaire results, and academic scores.


16 GE Foundation Scholarship Program

$10,000 renewable

January 8, 2015

 Seniors who embody the characteristics of Leadership, Drive, Integrity and Citizenship.
 The online application can be found at www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships 

 

17 Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program at UA

up to $5,200

March 1, 2015

 You must be enrolled full time in pursuit of a degree in a science, technology, engineering
 or mathematics related discipline.  It is a renewable scholarship with a maximum eligibility of
 four years (eight semesters) or until completion of a baccalaureate degree, whichever comes
 first.  For renewal, you must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 overall and make sufficient
 progress toward degree completion in a timely manner.

18 AXA Achievement Scholarship

52 winners - one from each state $10,000

December 15, 2014

 Enrolled full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the US for
 entire 2015/16 school year.  Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding
 achievement in school, community or work-related activities.  Special consideraton will be
 given to achievements that empower socity to mitigate risk thro education and/or action in
 areas such as financial, environmental, health and/or emergency-preparedness

19 AXA Achievement Community Scholarship

up to twelve $2,500

February 1, 2015

 Students who have distinguished themselves within their community.  Enrolled full-time in an accredited
 two-year or four-year college or university in the US for entire 2015/16 school year.
 entire 2015/15 school year

20 Graphic Arts Council Benny Awards Competition

1st place  $100
2nd place  $50
3rd place  $25

December 9, 2014

 Open to any high school student involved in commercial art, graphic design, computer graphics,
 printing, journalism or communications programs in the Northeast Ohio area.

21 Graphic Arts Council Educational Scholarship Program

December 9, 2014

 To further the technical education of our youth in preparation for tomorrow's employment
 opportunities in the Graphic Arts community in the Northeast Ohio area.

22 Graphic Arts Council Outstanding Student Award Nomination

December 9, 2014

 This award is established to recognize the efforts of the selected student and to
 encourage their interest in further education and future career opportunities available
 in the Graphic Communications industry. 

23 Newcomer Tradition of Caring Nursing Scholarship

$1,000

January 31, 2015

 High school seniors currently pursuing a nursing or pre-nursing course of study.

24 Wright State Army ROTC Scholarship

tuition and all requred fees
$1,200 per yr for books (cadets receive $600 per semester, except nursing cadets who receive
full amount in the fall semester
monthly tax-free tiered stipend starting at $300 for freshmen that increases each subsequent
year with seniors receiving $500 per month during the school year

December 24, 2014 and February 28, 2015

 The National Board Scholarship is a four-year scholarship available for high school
 students planning on attending a four-year college program.

25 BGSU Alumni Freshman Scholarship

$500

February 13, 2015

 Alumni Freshman scholarship is presented annually to an incoming freshman student who has
 been admitted to BGSU with a declared major in Biological Sciences. 

26 OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Foundation Program

$2,500 ea to applicants in each of the 10 OAPSE/AFSCME Districts in the state

March 1, 2015

 Any graduating high school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good
 standing of the Ohio Association of Public School Employees (OAPSE/AFSCME Local 4/AFL-CIO)
 and who intends to enroll in a full-time degree program in any two (2) or four (4) year accredited
 university, college, business or technical school.  The scholarships may be used for any field of
 study.

27 Akron Urban League

$500 (one full tuition @ Kent State)

February 19, 2015

 Minimum 2.5 GPA, Essay, FAFSA, Letter of Recommendation, Minimum of 20 volunteer hours
 at The Akron Urban League after you have been awarded a scholarship

28 Gannon Univ School of Engineering & Computer Science

$5,000

March 30, 2015

 High school math and science GPA of at least 3.0, demonstrated financial need, as determined
 by FAFSA, in following majors:  Biomedical Engr, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engr,
 Environmental Engr, Information Systems, Mechanical Engr or Software Engr

29 Marist College

Full tuition, room and board scholarships

 Planning on majoring in Computer Science or Information Technology 

 


 

27 Akron Urban League

$500 (one full tuition @ Kent State)

February 19, 2015

 Minimum 2.5 GPA, Essay, FAFSA, Letter of Recommendation, Minimum of 20 volunteer hours
 at The Akron Urban League after you have been awarded a scholarship

28 Gannon Univ School of Engineering & Computer Science

$5,000

March 30, 2015

 High school math and science GPA of at least 3.0, demonstrated financial need, as determined
 by FAFSA, in following majors:  Biomedical Engr, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engr,
 Environmental Engr, Information Systems, Mechanical Engr or Software Engr

29 Marist College

Full tuition, room and board scholarships

 Planning on majoring in Computer Science or Information Technology 

 

 

 

 

Akron Public Schools posted additional scholarship information on the old Ellet Web site found here:

http://akronschools.com/schools/home/pages/?schId=10321&linkId=Scholarships&pageTitle=Scholarships

Other Scholarship Opportunities:

http://brokescholar.com

http://careersandcolleges.com

http://collegeanswer.com

http://collegescholarships.com

http://collegetoolkit.com

http://collegetreasure.com

http://collegeview.com

http://collegeview.com

http://findtuition.com

http://free_4u.com

http://freescholarshipguide.com

http://apps.collegeboard.com/cbsearch_ss/welcome.jsp

http://careersandcollege.com

http://collegeloan.com

http://fastweb.monster.com/index.ptml

http://studentsawards.com/

http://www.aflcio.org/familyfunresources/collegecosts/scholar.cfm

http://www.callmemister.clemson.edu/index.htm

http://www.collegebasics.com/

http://www.collegeboard.com/parents/pay/scholarships_and_aid/

http://www.collegenet.com/mach25/

http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/majors.phtml

http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

http://www.iefa.org

http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships

http://www.srnexpress.com/index.cfm

http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/studentres/sk_v4.cfm?map=B1

http://meritaid.com

http://military.com

http://offtocollege.com

http://petersons.com

http://scholarshipamerica.org

http://scholarshipexperts.com

http://scholarshiphelp.org

http://scholarshiphunter.com

http://scholarship-page.com

http://scholarshipwinnings.com

http://schoolsoup.com

http://sdfoundation.org/scholarships/websites

http://studentaid.ed.gov

http://students.gov

http://summitcountyscholarships.org

http://uncf.org

http://www.blackcollegexpo/com/scholarship_websites

http://www.college-scholarships.com

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