Monday, December 2, 2013
The Bellefontaine Rotary invites students, parents, community members and colleagues to nominate a teacher for the 2013-2014 Excellence in Teaching Award.
The award recognizes three Logan County teachers who have impacted students in education through various methods, innovative practices and new technologies.
Five Ohio Hi-Point Career Center instructors have received the prestigious award. They include:
- - JoEtta Spain (2002-2003)
- - Robin Curley (2004-2005)
- - Deb Purcell (2008-2009)
- - Peter Raatz (2011-2012)
- - Tom Carrig (2012-2013)
Nominees must be state certified and employed by an accredited school in Logan County. Past recipients of this award are not eligible.
To nominate a teacher, please fill out the form here. Or download the nomination form. Nominations are due Monday, January 6, 2014.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
The Ohio Hi-Point Riverside High School FFA Chapter traveled to the FFA National Convention at the end of October.
Students partook in leadership training while learning about agricultural trends and discovering a variety of ways for students to grow local FFA chapters during the FFA National Convention in Louisville, Kentucky.
The OHP Riverside FFA Chapter, traveling with the Benjamin Logan FFA Chapter, went to Jungle Jim’s, the Cincinnati Zoo, toured a local dairy farm in Louisville and the Louisville Slugger Hall of Fame and stadium.
Other activities included a river boat tour and a Buckeye Bash activity. A record setting 60,000 people registered for this year’s convention.
BELLEFONTAINE, Oh- Ellie Skinner can now add the title of ‘president’ to her list of accomplishments. Ohio Hi-Point Career Center’s Ellie Skinner was elected to serve as president of the SkillsUSA Southwest Region for the 2013-2014 school year. Skinner is the first student from Ohio Hi-Point to serve in this role. Skinner, a Cosmetology senior… Read full post
Senator Cliff Hite spoke to a group of Ohio Hi-Point Career Center students Monday morning. Ohio Hi-Point’s students learned about the process of the state government and the importance of voting. Senator Hite encouraged students to register to vote saying, “You have the power to make a difference, yet your age group is the smallest… Read full post
BELLEFONTAINE- Ohio Hi-Point Career Center recently recognized the hard work of students enrolled in the satellite programs who have been named to the Honor Roll list for the first nine weeks. The following Ohio Hi-Point satellite students (middle school and high school) earned Honor Roll: Graham High School Freshmen: Christoffer Allen, Gary Bailey, Austin Baker,… Read full post
ST. PARIS- Two students enrolled in Ohio Hi-Point’s High School of Business program at Graham High School scored among the top business students nationwide on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge. The exams are part of the national accelerated business administration program. Approximately 4,000 students from across the nation participated in the High School… Read full post
BELLEFONTAINE- Ohio Hi-Point Career Center recently announced the career center’s Superintendent’s List, Honor Roll and half-day Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. To be eligible for the Superintendent’s List students must receive all A’s, while Honor Roll students must receive letter grades of B or better. The Superintendent’s List recipients are as follows: Bellefontaine… Read full post
BELLEFONTAINE- Ohio Hi-Point Career Center is hosting an Open House for sophomores from the district’s 14 partner schools at Ohio Hi-Point on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sophomores and parents are invited to ‘LIFE at Hi-Point’ to explore the career and academic opportunities available to students. Speak with instructors, do… Read full post
BELLEFONTAINE- The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education approved the career center to be part of the Logan County Insurance Consortium self-funded insurance plan during Wednesday evening’s Board meeting. The consortium will establish and carry out a benefits insurance program for employees. Other schools in the consortium include Benjamin Logan High School, Indian Lake… Read full post
BELLEFONTAINE- Warren Stevens, an Ohio Hi-Point Board of Education member and Urbana resident, was recently selected as a Board Trustee for the Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA). He and the other trustees will have “general charge of the affairs, funds and property” of the Ohio School Boards Association. The Board consists of 14 to 16… Read full post