We are privileged to have local area school districts welcome our Saudi scholars participating in the Building Leadership for Change through School Immersion (BLCSI) program.  Click the links below to see some highlights about our partner districts and the BLCSI Courier.  

Our Partners

Cuyahoga Falls City Schools

Cuyahoga Falls City Schools consists of one high school, two middle schools, six elementary schools, and a learning center.  In 2016, Cuyahoga Falls Roberts Middle School was recognized as Ohio Department of Education (ODE) School of Momentum.  The Momentum Award recognizes schools that have received A's on every value-added measure included on the 2016 Ohio School Report Card. Cuyahoga Falls City School District: “The hub of our community; committed to a culture of caring! We innovate.  We create.  We personalize education for all!” 

Hudson City Schools

Hudson City Schools is a suburban school district with four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. The mission of Hudson City Schools is to “….provide an education program that maximizes the intellectual, physical, social and emotional development of each child in a safe, nurturing and diverse environment.” Ohio's State Board of Education has granted Hudson Middle School the 2016 Momentum Award. The Momentum Award recognizes schools that have received A's on every value-added measure included on the 2016 Ohio School Report Card. 

Kent City Schools

Kent City Schools is a suburban school district with four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. The mission of Kent City Schools is to “…. see that all students have access to the resources and tools necessary to improve academically, socially and emotionally. Providing support in these areas will help students and staff to adopt behaviors that will enhance their well-being and quality of life.” Kent City Schools received an “A” grade in Overall Student Progress for the 2013-14 school year.  

Manchester Local Schools

Manchester Local Schools in Akron consists of a high school, middle school and elementary school. Their mission is “to encourage mutual understanding and respect among various vocational, economic, religious, ethnic, and racial groups…[and] make every effort to provide a program that will develop the potential of each individual student in order to prepare them for the world in which they live.” 

Nordonia Hills City Schools

Nordonia Hills City Schools consists of a high school, a middle school and four elementary schools.  Its mission statement “expresses the unique purpose for which the organization exists and the specific function which it performs.”  Further, they hope to “inspire every student to value learning, community, and excellence.”

Rootstown Local School District

Rootstown School District's high school, middle school and elementary school share pride in their athletics and community service.  Rootstown mission statement is "Rootstown Schools, in collaboration with the community, will provide a quality education in a safe environment for students to become productive, life-long learners."

Stow-Munroe Falls City Schools

Stow-Munroe Falls City Schools is a suburban school district with six elementary schools, one intermediate school, one middle school, one high school, and an online learning academy. The mission of Stow-Munroe Falls City Schools is to “…. provide a 21st Century Education Empowering Each Learner to Be a Self-Motivated Successful Citizen in a Global Society.” Stow schools focus on individualized instruction, problem solving and student engagement in activities that foster student learning.

Streetsboro City Schools

Streetsboro City Schools is comprised of Streetsboro High School, Streetsboro Middle School, Henry Defer Intermediate School, and Streetsboro Elementary School.  The mission of Streetsboro Schools is “We partner with families and communities to provide a personalized education that inspires and empowers students to be lifelong learners and productive members of our global society.”

Woodridge Local Schools

Woodridge Community School District consists of five elementary schools, a pre-school and two alternative schools in addition to their high school and middle school.  The Woodridge mission statement at Woodridge Primary is “we will teach the whole child to be educationally, socially, and behaviorally responsible.  We will nurture lifelong learners by providing an engaging and safe learning environment with purposeful instruction to meet the needs of each individual student.”

BLCSI Newsletter

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BLCSI Courier, a newsletter highlighting the achievements and activities of the BLCSI scholars.