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West Geauga High School

West Geauga High School

West Geauga High School
13401 Chillicothe Road
Chesterland, OH 44026
Principal: Jay Bishop
Assistant Principal: Shawn Krippel
Important Numbers:
Attendance (440) 729-5951
Fax (440) 729-5959
Main Office (440) 729-5950

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Class of 2020

Graduation Information!

 Seniors and Senior families!
The information below was mailed home yesterday.  Please make sure you get your graduation participation agreements returned by Thursday, March 19th!!
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Geauga Growth Partnership Paid Internship Program

The Partnership’s intern program offers junior and senior high school students the opportunity to learn workplace skills and earn wages. The program is designed to increase the workplace readiness of Geauga County high school graduates and to increase the likelihood that graduates will find jobs in Geauga County when their education is completed. More +
Cristal Robinson

West G Adds New A.D.

By Cristal Robinson, Staff Writer
West Geauga High School has welcomed a new athletic director to the building. His name is Mr. Ben Stehura. Mr. Stehura, on one level or another, has been a part of administration, education, teaching and coaching for 21 years. A 1996 graduate of Jefferson High School, Mr. Stehura wrestled twice in the Ohio high school state tournament before becoming a three-year starter at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania where he received a teaching degree.
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Jacob Solomon

West G. Y.L.P. Presses On

By Jacob Solomon, Staff Writer
Back in November, two representatives, Karen Lackey and Jennie Canganelli, from the Geauga County Youth Led Prevention (YLP) met with the West Geauga High School YLP to help train them and give them useful knowledge in identifying and working to make changes to the school environment. Using the skills and knowledge the representatives taught the group, the West Geauga High School YLP is beginning to make suggestions as to some of the changes here at the high school. 
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Valerie Angie

"They're Back..."

By Valerie Angie, Staff Writer
In 2019, Curio opened its doors for both the second and first times. Let me explain…

Years ago Curio was a literary magazine published by West G students in a manner similar to the yearbook. It featured original pieces of writing, poetry, art and photography. 
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Kat Magalski

A New "Blue Line" at the High School

By Kat Magalski, Staff Writer
West Geauga’s spring semester brought a bright new face to watch over and safeguard the student body, Sergeant Sean Day! Sergeant Day is our new school resource officer here at West G. Officer Day joins West Geauga as an 18-year veteran of the Chester Township Police Department, but he has been in law enforcement, overall, since 1995. 
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Senior Internship 2020

Senior Internship 2020

The Senior Internship Program, endorsed by the school administration and Board of Education, is designed to provide interested and eligible seniors with the opportunity to participate in meaningful independent projects of their own selection and design.
The Senior Internship will occur during the last two weeks of the school year. Seniors will be exempt from the last two weeks of school. The grade each participating senior has upon leaving the classroom will be the grade for the last grading period and the semester final. Final exams will be taken before students leave for their Senior Internship Program.   Please print the following packet at home to fill out.
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2019 - 2020 Parking Pass Application

Please complete the following parking application for the 2019-2020 school year. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible to drive to school. After completing this application, permits can be picked up at the school's main office beginning August 12th through August 19th from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. A driver's license, proof of insurance and $30 ($15 for Excel TECC and CCP students) will be due when the permits are picked up. All school fees from prior years must be paid in order to receive your permit. Please note that students may not drive to school the first day without purchasing a permit. Contact Mr. Krippel at 440-729-5957 if you have any questions. 

 2019-2020 Parking Application
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Transcript Request

If you are a former graduate and requesting a high school transcript, please download, complete, and sign the following form and send it to:
Lisa Porter
Guidance Administrative Assistant
West Geauga High School
13401 Chillicothe Road
Chesterland, OH 44026
[email protected]
Fax# 440-729-5959
Ph# 440-729-5962
If you graduated before 2000, please include a $3.00 processing fee that allows us to obtain your transcript from an offsite facility.
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