• STRONGSVILLE CITY SCHOOLS

    Rigorous, Diverse, Student Focused Programs

    • Over 5,500 students participate in an exciting classroom atmosphere supported by an accredited, comprehensive curriculum, diverse student activities and clubs, engaging teachers, and committed support staff
    • Award winning instructional, instrumental, and vocal programs
    • A comprehensive high school curriculum, including twenty-seven (27) Advanced Placement course offerings and sixteen (16) Honors Courses 
    • 92% of students complete a college core curriculum
    • College admission test scores above state and national average
    • Eight (8) National Merit Scholarship Finalists and four (4) National Merit Commended Students for the 2017-18 school year
    • Athletics: State and Regional championships in boys’ and girls’ sports

     The School Community Connection

    • Over 79% of faculty have earned a Master’s Degree
    • Nationally Board Certified and state designated Master Teachers on staff
    • Supportive and involved residents and business community
    • Multi-faceted community engagement programs
    • Online access to student progress and performance reporting

     Facilities

    • Safe and well-maintained facilities and grounds include one (1) preschool, five (5) neighborhood elementary schools (grades K-5), one (1) middle school (grades 6-8), and one (1) high school (grades 9-12) with planetarium
    • New Strongsville Middle School opened August 2016
    • Completion of Strongsville High School renovation (January, 2017)
    • Completion of preschool renovation as well as critical repairs and upgrades to elementary buildings
    • Contemporary athletic facilities including synthetic turf fields at middle school and high school
    • Up-to-date technology providing secure wireless access to school and student devices, interactive whiteboards in classrooms, 4,650 Chromebooks for student use and continuous professional development on the integration of technology into our learning environment
    • Increasing efficiencies by eliminating six (6) buildings and repurposing of one (1) building to save resources and maximize educational offerings

     Finances

    • School district is the largest employer in the City of Strongsville
    • $81 million bond issue passed November 2012 for construction/renovation projects (new middle school / renovations to high school and preschool)
    • Nationally recognized financial reporting for two straight years (FY16 & FY 17):
      • Recipient of the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) Meritorious Budget Award for budget presentation
      • Recipient of the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting for the District's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)
      • Recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the District's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)

     

                                                     2018-2019