Avon Lake

First Egg in the Nest at Redwood Elementary in Avon Lake

Stars and Stripes are going to be parents again! An egg was spotted last night in the nest at Redwood Elementary School in Avon Lake. Bird watchers on the Avon Lake Bald Eagles Nest Facebook page noted the exact confirmation of the egg’s arrival to be at 10:06 p.m. last night (Tues. Feb. 23). Congrats Stars and Stripes! Watch the Eagle Cam ... Read More »

Congrats, Officer Majercak

Congratulations to Avon Lake Police Department’s newest patrolman, Matthew Majercak! Officer Majercak will graduate from LCCC’s Police Academy in February. #LCCCProud Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Lake Kiwanis Scholarship Applications

The Kiwanis Club of Avon Lake has scholarships available for any Avon Lake senior in high school. These scholarships are available to Avon Lake seniors regardless of the high school they attend. Applications are available on the Avon Lake High School guidance website (www.avonlakecityschools.org/highschool/guidance-department) on the scholarship page beginning February 1. Applications are due in to the guidance by the ... Read More »

Kindness Challenge at Westview in Avon Lake

UPDATE: The Great Kindness Challenge week at Westview Elementary School in Avon Lake finished up with PJ Day dress-up theme Friday. Fourth-grader Sadie Siefert, 10, said she gave a compliment to a friend this week and fourth-grader Lilly Starkweather, 10, said she read a book to her brother this week. Photo credit: Avon Lake City Schools We all know how ... Read More »

Kindness Challenge at Westview in Avon Lake

We all know how important it is to be kind. Students are reminded daily to be kind to each other, but at Westview Elementary School (grades K-4) in Avon Lake, they are kicking kindness up a notch. Student Council signed up the school for “The Great Kindness Challenge” which is next week Jan. 25-29. To sum it up, it is ... Read More »

Avon Lake Holiday Cards

Congratulations Troy Intermediate School students, Ryan School, 11, (Grade 6); and Riley Baughman, 11 (Grade 6). Their original artwork was selected by Avon Lake City Schools Superintendent Bob Scott to be featured on the Avon Lake City Schools holiday card. Each year the school district features artwork from students within the district on the cards. There was an “unplanned” theme among the winning ... Read More »

Eastview Student Council Holiday Donations for Foster Children

This holiday season the Eastview Elementary Student Council in Avon Lake sponsored a local branch of the Foster Love Project (headquartered in Pittsburgh). The collection was organized by Reid Judkins, 10, fourth-grade student. She was looking for an organization to help with her family and they came across Foster Love Project. The school is donating items to Lorain County Children Services for ... Read More »

Avon Lake City Schools Presents: Kindergarten Information Night for the Class of 2034

Do you have a child that will be entering Kindergarten in the fall of 2021? If so, this is a meeting you do not want to miss! Log-in to our virtual meeting and hear about the registration process, neighborhood buildings, full-day vs. half-day programs, kindergarten screening, and start dates to name a few! SAVE THE DATE: Thursday January 28, 2021 ... Read More »

Avon Lake Students Say ‘Thank You’ to Staff

Now in a time where each day brings endless challenges and overwhelming COVID-19 news, it’s easy to forget about those who have worked tirelessly to support and educate students. From teachers and administration on the front lines adapting to the “new normal,” to behind the scenes staff who have made it possible for students to attend school safely, Avon Lake ... Read More »

Avon Lake LEAPS Preschool Applications

It’s that time of year! Avon Lake City Schools’ LEAPS Preschool is now taking applications for Peer Models for the 2021-2022 school year. Maybe you or someone you know has a child ages 3-5 that would make a great Peer Model for the program. Please feel free to share this information with friends and family that have youngsters at home ... Read More »