Burton-Berkshire High School is proud to announce their Junior and Senior Students of the Month for December. Congratulations go out to Nathan Dornback, Patience Elliott, Lisa Gregory, Melissa Koziol, James Rohaley and Spencer Wilson. Great job and keep up the good work!
The Berkshire After Prom Committee is holding a raffle for Berkshire Juniors only. New Directions Photography located at 11800 East Washington Street in Chagrin Falls (440.708.0965) has donated a Senior Portrait Package valued at $435 to be raffled to assist in raising funds for the After Prom. They have also donated two $25 runners up prizes. Raffle tickets, which are $10 each, can be purchased at any home basketball game. The drawing will be held at the Spaghetti Dinner/Spring Musical After Prom fundraiser on April 8th.
The Berkshire Family and Civic Engagement Team is working alongside the United Way in Geauga County to help the community utilize the United Way’s 211 Help Line. The 211 Help Line is available to all Geauga County residents either via the website (www.211Geauga.org) or by calling 440.285.3194.
Here is just a sampling of the service information provided through the Help Line. You can find alcohol and drug programs, crisis services, employment services, food pantries, health care services, shelter for victims of domestic violence or for those who are homeless, parenting programs, many kinds of support groups, family services, volunteering and much more. The Berkshire Family and Civic Engagement Team are made up of parents, community members, administrators and the Executive Director of the United Way in Geauga County.
Below is a list of upcoming Berkshire sporting events:
Varsity Girls Basketball:
Saturday, Jan. 15 (Cardinal HS) 6:30 pm at Berkshire High School
Wednesday, Jan. 19 (Grand Valley HS) 7:30 pm at Grand Valley High School
Saturday, Jan. 22 (Painesville Harvey) 2:30 pm at Harvey
Wednesday, Jan. 26 (Kenston HS) 7:30 pm at Berkshire High School
Junior Varsity Girls Basketball
Saturday, Jan. 15 (Cardinal HS) 5 pm at Berkshire High School
Wednesday, Jan. 19 (Grand Valley HS) 6 pm at Grand Valley High School
Saturday, Jan. 22 (Painesville Harvey) 1 pm at Harvey
Wednesday, Jan. 26 (Kenston HS) 6 pm at Berkshire High School
Freshman Boys Basketball
Monday, Jan. 17 (Hawken) 4:30 pm at Hawken
Thursday, Jan. 20 (Beachwood HS) 5 pm at Berkshire High School
Monday, Jan. 24 (Richmond Hts. HS) 5 pm at Richmond Hts. High School
Varsity Boys Basketball
Tuesday, Jan. 18 (Independence HS) 7:30 pm at Berkshire High School
Friday, Jan. 21 (Richmond Hts. HS) 7:30 pm at Berkshire High School
Tuesday, Jan. 25 (Hawken) 7:30 pm at Hawken
Junior Varsity Boys Basketball
Tuesday, Jan. 18 (Independence HS) 6 pm at Berkshire High School
Friday, Jan. 21 (Richmond Hts. HS) 6 pm at Berkshire High School
Tuesday, Jan. 25 (Hawken) 6 pm at Hawken
Varsity Boys Wrestling
Saturday, Jan. 15 (Ashtabula Edgewood) 9 am at Ashtabula Edgewood
Other matches are to be announced, please check the website (www.berkshireschools.org) for up to date times and locations.
There are a lot of great things happening at the Berkshire Schools. Thank you to Superintendent Doug DeLong for the updates and news.