September 15, 2022 — The District is pleased to announced that Chardon Middle School has been named one of 45 Ohio schools (22 public), to receive The Governor's Thomas Edison Award for Excellence in STEM Education and Student Research for their accomplishments during the 2021-22 school year.
This honor, announced by the Ohio Academy of Science on Sept. 9, includes recognition of the work of CMS STEM/Science teachers Mr. Hilston, Mrs. Brown and Mrs. Efantis. Chardon Middle School will receive a special Governor's Award certificate, and each teacher will receive a complementary membership to The Ohio Academy of Science.
First established in 1985, the Governor’s Thomas Edison Awards recognizes Ohio schools and teachers who stimulate scientific student research and technological design and extend experiential opportunities beyond traditional classroom activities.
Founded in 1891, The Ohio Academy of Science (OAS) is a membership-based, volunteer-driven, not-for-profit organization. The Academy is the leading organization in Ohio to foster curiosity, discovery, innovation, and problem-solving skills. To learn more about the OAS, visit https://www.ohiosci.org/
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