FAMILIES ARE GETTING MORE WITH CMSD
CMSD always strives to ensure that its students and families Get More – more joy and adventure, more technology, more after-school programs, more preparation for the future, more opportunity.
CMSD provides a device for every student, connections for every family that needs internet access and tech support. Graduates leave commencement with a laptop. Other tech perks: Interactive Clevertouch screens in every classroom and ID badges that let parents monitor their children’s travel on yellow buses. The IDs double as Cleveland Public Library cards.
CMSD students “Get More” opportunities preparing for college and careers after graduation.
Students participate in hands-on training for their preferred career pathway. Learning from seasoned professionals, they gain real work experience through a combination of traditional academics, job shadowing, and internships.20Unique CTE Pathways5.6%Higher Graduation Rate2,545Participating CMSD Students
The financial strain of continuing education in an accredited career training facility or college after high school can be eliminated with a “Say Yes” scholarship. CMSD Students are eligible if they live within CMSD boundaries and have been continuously enrolled in a CMSD high school from 9th grade through graduation.$7mPaid in Scholarships since 2019100+CMSD Say Yes recipients have already received degree1,200CMSD Graduates currently using Say Yes ScholarshipPlanning and Career Exploration
PACE provides unique lessons, career advising & hands-on, out-of-school experiences with local companies to help students find a livingwage career that matches their strengths and interests.40Participating Organizations75Employer Partners7,562Participating CMSD Students this year
Below is a list of the many support services, activities and amenities we provide to CMSD students and their families. Click on an item to learn more about it.
Services for StudentsTechnology
Academic & Extracurricular
- Device when you enroll
- Device when you graduate
- Free Microsoft Office software
- Free internet access
- Security suite
- Buss Pass & Tracker
College & CareerSupport Services
- Out-of-School Programming
- After-School Programming
- Student Advisory Board'
Services for FamiliesTechnologyAcademic & EngagementSupport
Investment in Our Schools
- FACE-Office of Family and Community Engagement
- Project Act (Homeless students & families)
- Legal assistance
- Behavioral and mental health services
- Medical, vision and dental services
- Clothing and household needs
- Housing assistance