Westerville South High School freshman Alex Miller had seen GaGa pits all throughout Westerville — except at Whittier Elementary while he was a student.
So for his Eagle Scout project this year, Miller approached Whittier’s PTA group and school leaders about building one for his former school.
Amid uncertainty in state funding, unexpected expenses and legislative changes, Westerville City School District has been able to stretch funds from a 5.9-mill levy voters approved in 2019 and delay deficit spending longer than originally anticipated.
As a child, Westerville South High School senior Kandace McConnell was drawn to writing and reading as a form of self-expression. As part of her Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS) project for the International Baccalaureate diploma, she wants to share her love for the language arts with her younger peers.
Westerville City Schools Special Education Department is hosting a family engagement forum from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 at the Early Learning Center.
Martin Fihi, a senior at Westerville South High School, earned a seat in the Ohio Music Education Association’s (OMEA) South-Central Region Orchestra, which is composed of talented high school musicians from three OMEA regional districts throughout central and southern Ohio.
Orchestra and jazz band students at Westerville South High School will perform classical holiday music selections as part of its “Sounds of the Season” concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at the high school auditorium, 303 S. Otterbein Ave.