Imagine yourself in a comprehensive high school that has a thriving athletic and academic tradition, is one of the District’s Investment Schools and is also now a Wraparound School, supported by College Now Greater Cleveland as the lead social service partner.
At John Adams, we’ve got great instructors at every level, with AP courses in American government and English and honors courses in subjects from algebra to world history. You can also join the chess club or robotics club, in addition to all boys and girls athletics from football to basketball to cheerleading. Or you can join other extracurricular activities like drum line and step team.
In addition to College Now Greater Cleveland we’re supported by a variety of community partners focusing on the “Whole Child, Whole School, Whole Community” Community Wrap Around Model.
Last week, at the 39th conference, the club honored the District’s top seniors and connected them with civic leaders to discuss issues that are important to the seniors and articulate their visions of the future.
The Parent Leadership Institute seeks to enable parents and caregivers to become leading advocates for children and school improvement under The Cleveland Plan.
The CMSD News Bureau asked the winners for their teaching philosophies, what about their practices they will share with peers and how they will share it, what drew them to CMSD and urban education and who served as their role models. Here are excerpts from their responses.
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Parent Leadership Institute