Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Click to see where Woodridge High School ranked in the annual list of best high schools prepared by U.S. News and World Report.
Woodridge High School is the 117th best high school in Ohio and 2,155st nationally, according to the annual rankings prepared by U.S. News & World Report. There are 242 public schools in Ohio. The school recieved the silver medal and was praised for its participation rate in Advanced Placement courses. Students are also 96 percent proficient in reading and 92 percent proficient in math, according to the magazine. Learn how U.S. News calculated the Best High Schools rankings. For the full report, click here. —————————————————————— Cuyahoga Falls High School was not ranked this year.
Friday, April 19, 2013
The Woodridge High School student was charged with underage possession of a weapon, but faces no disciplinary action from the Woodridge Local Schools district.
Editor’s note: The original post raised concern among readers over whether a gun was brought to Woodridge High School. According to school officials and Cuyahoga Falls police, there was never a gun on school grounds, nor was there any alarm among students, staff or faculty. On April 16 at 8:58 a.m., a Woodridge High School counselor notified Cuyahoga Falls police that a student had approached her and admitted to illegally purchasing a .357 magnum revolver from an unknown man in Akron. The 17-year-old student said he had buried the handgun near a creek in Cuyahoga Falls, and told police he and his brother had purchased it for self-defense, according to Falls Police Chief Tom Pozza. Officers escorted the student to where the gun was buried …
Monday, February 25, 2013
The community workshop takes place at 6:30 p.m. March 5 inside Woodridge High School
Have questions about the future of Woodridge schools? District officials have answers. The Woodridge Local School District will host a workshop starting at 6:30 p.m. March 5 at Woodridge High School to discuss issues facing the district. District administration will be on hand to address concerns from the community. "The purpose of the workshop is to give Woodridge community members an opportunity to learn more about the changes facing Ohio’s public schools — and in particular — our district," Superintendent Walter C. Davis wrote in an email to Cuyahoga Falls Patch. "These changes, brought on predominately by House Bill 555 will change the way schools are rated, change the way teachers are evaluated, and change much of what is taught in …
Friday, February 15, 2013
The evening of music and sweets will feature the Woodridge Jazz Band and Rhapsody Choir
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The Cuyahoga Falls Police K-9 Unit conducted each search on Tuesday and Wednesday.
During a routine drug search, the Cuyahoga Falls Police K-9 Unit swept through Woodridge High School on Tuesday, and canvassed Cuyahoga Falls High School on Wednesday. The searches turned up no illegal drugs, according to AlertNow messages sent out by each district to its respective parents and students. While police conducted the sweep, students in each school were put on "Place and Secure" status. Place and secure is implemented to closely supervise students and to restrict their hallway movement, said Cuyahoga Falls High School Principal Anne Alfano. While the status is active, teaching and learning isn't interrupted and students are typically still able to exchange from one class to the next. Alcohol was found in a student's parked …
Friday, November 30, 2012
There are plenty of craft shows this weekend that are just a short drive away!
Friday, November 30, 2012
If you’re looking for some unique presents for your family and friends this holiday season, local craft shows and holiday bazaars are a good place to start. Here are the details on some of the shows in the area this weekend: cuyahoga falls If you know of any other shows this weekend, add them in the comments! And if you're hosting or attending an upcoming craft show, add it to our free event calendar. The Plain Dealer has more craft shows for this weekend and beyond on its website.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
Black Tigers lose heartbreaker to North Royalton. Get the scores from around the city.
Cuyahoga Falls: 23 North Royalton: 24 Click this link for the box score. Garrettsville Garfield: 14 Woodridge: 52 Click this link for the box score. Walsh Jesuit: Bye week Click this link for upcoming games. Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy: 17 Tuscarawas Valley: 16 Click this link for the box score. Information gathered from OhioHSSports.com.
Friday, October 5, 2012
Find out which Cuyahoga Falls high school teams celebrated a win.
Cuyahoga Falls High School: 14 Elyria High School: 28 Click this link for the box score. Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy: 17 Fairless High School: 23 Click this link for the box score . Walsh Jesuit High School: 7 Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin School: 28 Click this link for the box score. Woodridge High School: 38 East Canton High School: 0 Click this link for the box score . Information gathered from OhioHSSports.com.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
Cuyahoga Falls' record slips to 3-2 in away game defeat.
HUDSON 46, CUYAHOGA FALLS 28 Scoring Summary: Falls Team Stats First Downs: 10 Rushing: 25 for 34 yards Passing: 15 comp./29 att./2 int. for 277 yards Record: 3-2 Hudson Team Stats First Downs: 23 Rushing: 43 for 298 yards Passing: 10 comp./21 att./1 int. for 152 yards Record: 4-1 Cuyahoga Falls Player Stats Rushing: Chris Harris, 13 carries for 36 yards and 1 TD; Joe Repasky, 11 carries for -1 yard. Passing: Joe Repasky, 15 comp./29 att./2 int. = 277 yards, 2 TD. Receiving: Matt Lawrence, 5 receptions for 62 yards and 2 TDs; Luke Ritzinger, 2 receptions for 43 yards; Brandon Frase, 2 receptions for 100 yards; Chris Harris, 2 receptions for 14 yards; Devin Speicher, 4 receptions for 58 yards. Hudson Player Stats Rushing: Ben Gedeon, 17 …
Saturday, September 1, 2012
In a dramatic finish, the Woodridge High School football team (2-0) handed the Panthers their second defeat of the season.
Scores around the city: