Stories tagged with: Zanesville High School

April 5, 2012 - 4:40pm
2 years 1 week ago

Current 8th and 9th grade students are being recruited for a new opportunity at Zanesville High School.

Muskingum Valley New Tech Academy is a program designed to prepare students for college and the workforce.  Principal Jocelyn Cosgrave said it will be part of the existing Zanesville High School, and the courses will be taught by a cohort of Zanesville teachers.

"Our students will still be Zanesville students," said Cosgrave.  "They will participate in...

March 21, 2012 - 3:52pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is warning students and parents about the consequences of underage drinking.

Last weekend ten Zanesville High School athletes were caught drinking at parties, and Director of Student Services Kevin Appleman said the students were suspended from their sports for 20 to 50 percent of their games.  Police Chief Eric Lambes said the juveniles are responsible for their behavior, but parents should be aware of what can happen if their child throws a house...

March 20, 2012 - 8:19pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

The Zanesville City School District is once again dealing with student athletes caught at underage drinking parties. The latest episodes happened this past weekend.

Zanesville City Schools Director of Student Services Kevin Appleman says seven male and three female student athletes have been suspended from their sports for 20 to 50 percent of their games. Appleman says according to the district's extracurricular code of conduct, first time offenders get 20 percent...

February 28, 2012 - 3:29pm
2 years 6 weeks ago

Four students from Zanesville High School are taking their robotics creation to compete against students from around the world.

Jeffrey and Bradley Suciu, Harley Rider and Matthew Thompson are all a part of the robotics class at Zanesville High School taught by Dr. William Stewart.

In April the students will travel to Anaheim, California with their robot in hopes of winning world-wide recognition.

"I'd say we're more excited than anything else, just to be able to...

February 26, 2012 - 6:32pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

Zanesville High School was full of spirit Sunday afternoon...

The Blue Devils hosted the Y-City Classic Cheer Competition. Varsity Cheer Coach Stephanie Jones said her team spent a lot of time getting ready for the big day.

"Well there's a huge mat system in the gym that we have to set up, it takes about an hour and a half for us to get that set up. The whole school has to be set up for it, the tables and everything. Preparing, getting teams registered for the event. And...

January 25, 2012 - 9:31am
2 years 11 weeks ago

Rosecrans 39 Zanesville 38

In the prelude to the boys' game looming, the Rosecrans-Zanesville girls provided enough excitement to last both fanbases until Friday night, and beyond. The Lady Devils took a 12-8 lead into the second quarter, but an 8-0 to start the second for the Lady Bishops gave them their first lead of the night, one they would not relinquish. It seemed every time Zanesville got close, Roscrans had an answer.

Down the stretch, the Lady Devils hit...

November 15, 2011 - 7:18pm
2 years 21 weeks ago

Students at Zanesville High School are learning more about promising careers in math and science.

Interactive science presenter Darryl Baynes put on shows throughout the day focusing on cryogenics - the study of very low temperature.  GEAR UP Advisor Amber Dozer said the school received a $2,500 grant from the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio to fund the program.

"He blows things up and freezes things," said Dozer.  "The kids get to eat frozen...

October 2, 2011 - 5:21pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

A decade of planning, labor and dedication was celebrated Sunday afternoon with the official dedication of Zanesville High School.

The completion of Zanesville High School marks the last phase of Zanesville City Schools $92-million Facilities Project. The project was made possible by the bond levy in 2002 along with 67% of matching funds. The support came at a time when Superintendent Terry Martin said the local economy needed a boost, as well as community pride. Principal Mark...

September 28, 2011 - 11:50am
2 years 28 weeks ago

The new Zanesville High School will be opening its doors to the community this weekend for a dedication ceremony.

The Board of Education and Zanesville Alumni Association are teaming up to sponsor the ceremony. Board of Education member Janet Stewart says the entire staff and student body will be involved in this special day.

"It's been a long time coming and we are so excited to be able to show off to the community and to give to the community...our beautiful new high...

September 26, 2011 - 12:00pm
2 years 29 weeks ago

One woman's story is impacting kids around the United States. It's the story of Johanna Orozco; a victim caught in an abusive relationship.

Raised in Cleveland, Johanna met Juan Ruiz Junior as a child. In 10th grade, they would go on their first date. After two years of being in an abusive relationship, Johanna officially left Juan. Johanna says after the break-up Juan raped her and two weeks later...shot her in the face. Now years later, she continues to tell her story to teenagers...

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