Giving Back, While Moving Forward

2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the MAC Scholars Program at Shaker Heights High School. The peer-to-peer mentoring program has helped African American males as young as third grade develop their leadership skills and achieve academic success.


Grounded, and Flying High

Shaker Heights High School Senior Lyle Yost is an elite diver with dreams and priorities beyond the pool.

21st Century Learning

The School District’s strategic plan includes a technology initiative. Thanks to that initiative, and support from teachers and students, technology now plays an essential role in teaching and learning.

Change Agents in the Making

The three culminating events of the International Baccalaureate Programme prepare students for taking action in today’s world.

Authentically Dr. Hutchings

With just a few months until his departure, Shaker Schools Superintendent Gregory C. Hutchings, Jr. shares what he’s learned as an advocate, educator, leader, and a father.

Choosing the Middle Path

Middle school is nobody’s favorite time of life. Or is it? Shaker Heights Middle School boasts a talented staff of teachers, counselors, and administrators who have chosen to embrace this unique developmental stage, and wouldn’t have it any other way.

3 Cheers for Volunteers

Parents, grandparents, alums, and community members provide a big assist to Shaker students and their teachers, when they volunteer their time and talents.

Making the Grade

A Shaker Heights Schools education has never been better. You wouldn’t know it from the State Report Card.