Sheffield-Sheffield Lake City Schools News

Stephanie Blythe: 25 years of keeping kids safe

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Keeping Kids Safe – Stephanie Blythe, director of Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s Safety Town program (center in grey shirt) is seen here with some of her wee charges and aides Bryana Wallace (far left) and Emily Hahn (far right). Blythe began working for Safety Town 25 years ago at the young age of 13, serving as an aide. (Press photo, Michele Murphy)

By Michele Murphy

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Ohio past and present comes to life at Brookside assembly and wax museum

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

ERMA SAYS – “Erma Bombeck” held the floor as a guest listens intently to her accomplishments as told by fourth-grade student Grace Hicks. Hicks and her classmates participated in an All-Ohio program last week at Brookside Intermediate School.

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Village/Sheffield Lake – More than 200 guests sat in the gym at Brookside Intermediate School last week swaying to the strains of The Ohio State University …Read More

Children hone skills and practice kindness while reading to shelter dogs

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

“I LOVE YOU, TOO” – Kindergarten student Connor Chou delights at the affectionate shelter dog he and classmates read to last week as part of Knollwood School’s Reading Buddies program.


By Michele  Murphy

Sheffield Village/Sheffield Lake – While many small children look forward to being read to, 40 kindergarten students from Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s Knollwood School turned the tables last week when they read to dogs in …Read More

Brookside grad takes first steps to become Dr. Ketchum

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Heather Ketchum

By Michele Murphy

Sheffield Village/Sheffield Lake – When Heather Ketchum looks back on her days as a student in Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s Brookside High School, it may well boil down to four letters – GC-MS.

This is not some social media abbreviation. Rather, it stands for gaschromatography mass spectroscopy, and Ketchum, who turns 18 years old on May 31, had the experience of explaining what that …Read More

Knollwood Art Show

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

This is mine! Gavin Cifranic, age 5, shows his mom, Nicole Yankof, the piece of art he created. It, along with hundreds of pieces of student-created art, was on display at Sheffield-Sheffield Lake’s Annual Elementary Student Art Show last week.

WOW -Amanda Stacknick and daughter, Andrea, age 9, enjoy mother-daughter time viewing art created by Andrea and her classmates.

Look, Daddy – Seven-year-old Hailey …Read More