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The Secret Society of Serendipitous Service to Hal

Brandon BakerWho is Hal? On February 20, 1991, Chief Warrant Officer Hal "Hooper" Reichle 27, was killed while piloting an OH-58 helicopter during the Desert Storm war. Hal was returning from a reconnaissance mission. Hal's death has started a movement across the United States involving an anonymous and secret society performing anonymous good deeds for perfect strangers.

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Kenston Grad Rocks Out in Style

Ben FazioKenston High School alumni, John Peets visited KHS on Friday, October 10. Peets grew up in Bainbridge and graduated in 1985. In high school he helped the boys cross country team win states and he set records in the mile and the 4x800. After High school he attended the University of Mount Union where he studied marketing. After College he decided to make the leap in the music industry and moved to Nashville. After starting out by doing odd jobs at recording studios and playing in local restaurants he found his way into the Managing business. Now he has managed the careers of Little Big Town,  Nickel Creek, Gillian Welch, Brothers Osborne, and most notably Eric Church and The Black Keys.

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Bomberettes Heading to Capital One Bowl With Your Help!

The Kenston Bomberette Dance Team has been invited to go to the Capital One Bowl in Orlando, Florida on New Years Day. The team will be learning a routine that is going to be performed during pregame. They were given this opportunity by the Universal Dance Association Dance Camp at Oakland University in Michigan. Each girl on the team learns three routines while they are at camp and performs them at the end of the week to be evaluated. This past summer, the team was awarded 51 blue ribbons and two superior trophies for their routines, attitude during the week, and putting in 110%. This is a once in a life time opportunity for the girls and they are actively fundraising for the trip. If you would like to make a donation to help the girls go to the Capital One Bowl please send it to the Kenston High School attention Kathy Wener.

Life in America

Matheus BarcelosMy name is Matheus O. Vigilato Barcelos, and I’m a foreign exchange student from Brazil brought here by the Rotary International.

I have been in the USA two months now, and I have experienced many things about the USA, including cities, foods, sports, habits of American culture, and more.

I am staying with the Abbarno family right now, and then I will be staying four months with the Thome family. And I will finish the year back with the Abbarno's. I appreciate what they are doing for me. I am liking the food! Mrs. Abbarno is a good cook.

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Volunteer Blue

Josh ShahidianCalling all Kenston students! Do you need community service hours?  Volunteer Blue is a great way to earn community service hours.  Volunteer Blue is meant to promote and to share the experience that the students have to encourage others to help the community.  The Geauga Park District is in need of help on October 10 and October 11 at Frohring Meadows Park from 4:15 until 9 pm.  Students that volunteer will be helping in a puppet show, face painting, and costumed characters.  If interested contact Holly Sauder at hsauder@geaugaparkdistrict.org or 440-279-0802 before the event. 

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Coach Jakacki's Hall of Fame Induction

Luke WinovichJosh Jakacki, a beloved teacher and coach, was just nominated for introduction into the Hiram College Hall of Fame Class of 2014. Josh Jakacki was a three-year member and three-year varsity letterman in men's basketball at Hiram. Jakacki was team captain in 1998 and was named Team MVP for all three seasons he played (1996-1998). He led the team in both assists and rebounds in all three of his seasons. He is also a member of the 1,000 Point Club, scoring 1,049. He was named Second Team All-OAC in 1996 and Honorable Mention All-OAC in 1997; 1998 2nd team performer and 1st team all-academic 1998. Jakacki holds the single season and career mark for steals with 62 and 142 steals, respectively. In addition, he ranks fifth in career assists (325) and free throw percentage, seventh in field goals made (403), eighth in minutes played (2,477) and tenth in field goals attempted. He graduated from Hiram College in 1998. Jakacki got his Master’s Degree in 2001. He served as a language arts teacher at Crestwood from 1998-2007 as well as lead the boys basketball team from 2000-2005. He is currently a language arts and social studies teacher at Kenston Middle School and serves as the head boys basketball coach and assistant girls track coach for the high school.

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Homecoming is Coming Up!

Tatyana HillHomecoming Spirit week is coming up! Starting October 6, 2014 each day of the week will be a different theme.  Monday is Neon, Tuesday is Twins day, Wednesday is Class color/Bomber game T-shirts, Thursday is tie dye, and Friday is Kenston spirit day! On Wednesday for class colors Freshman wear white, Sophomores red, Juniors Colombia blue, Seniors Navy Blue, and the Staff should wear grey. If you are planning on attending Homecoming, tickets will be sold starting Tuesday, September 30th and will continue until Friday, October 10th. Tickets will be sold for $15.00 during your lunch periods in the box office (ticket booth) with checks or online with a credit/debit card (link will be on KHS homepage). Make sure to purchase them beforehand because tickets will NOT be sold at the door! If you plan to bring a guest from another school, you must get a guest form filled out (Forms are available in the office) and approved before you purchase tickets. Your guest’s and your tickets must be purchased at the school (Not Online) once your guest form has been turned in. Failure to follow guest protocol will result in removal from the dance. 

Kenston Has First ever Sibling Duo in Fair History

Taylor WiegandCailee and Tyler with their lambsMaking history Cailee and Tyler Rendlesham are the first siblings to win Grand and Reserve Champion in the same year. With the judges not even knowing that they were brother and sister. This year at the Geauga County Fair Cailee beats her big brother and won Grand Champion lamb in market lamb show. Tyler won Reserve Champion in the market lamb show category this year. The fair was held over Labor Day in Burton, Ohio.

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Band on Demand is Back!

Band on DemandMAAK proudly presents BAND ON DEMAND

What: Win a performance by the KHS Marching Band and Bomberettes Dance Team!
Where: Your Front Yard**
When: Friday, October 24, 2014 @ approx. 5:30pm
Drawing: Friday, October 10th, 2014 (Halftime @ Bomber Stadium)

Winner need not be present to win. Raffle Tickets: $5.00/ea. or 5/$20.00 Buy them from a Band or Dance Team member.

**Location must be within Kenston School District. Winner outside district may donate prize to location within district.

Contact mozingo@windstream.net for additional tickets.

Thank you for your support!

Kenston's History

Jeff BrownHave you ever wondered why our mascot is a plane?  "I think it's cool that somebody wants to tell the story of our school’s history.  It’s interesting to know how everything came together," said Luke Winovich, a current senior. 

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Birthdays This Week

Sunday (10/19): Meghan Crystal and Kenny Indiano
Monday (10/20): Collin Angelori, Adam Bush, Charles Ellis, Kilee Paystrup, and Justin Tuskes
Tuesday (10/14): Margaret Sulzmann
Wednesday (10/15): Allison Linder
Thursday (10/16): James Artale, Dana Caputo, Kate Caputo, and Jack Rini
Saturday (10/11): Shelby Zenobi

On This Day in History

October 17, 1931 - On this day in 1931, gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years in prison for tax evasion and fined $80,000, signaling the downfall of one of the most notorious criminals of the 1920s and 1930s.

Quote of the Day

October 17, 2014 "Day 19: I have successfully conditioned him to smile and write in his book every time I drool."
~ Pavlov's Dog

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Mens Alumni Basketball Game
(on 11/26)
KHS High School
6:00 Arrival
7:00 Game
$25.00 Fee (Cover Shirts and Food)
MUST PRE-REGISTER
Contact Danny Lieberth (330) 524-3531
or dannylieberth12@gmail.com
Help PTO! Our school code for Market Day is 5848. You can create an account at the Market Day Website and order items online. Market Day pickup is usually the third Wednesday of every month. Support KHS and order from Market Day!

PEAK

October - Respect
Show consideration for yourself, others and the world around you.
PEAK

Thank You Kenston!

It does take funds to keep our website top-notch, and we greatly appreciate all the families and organizations that have made donations to our website operating fund. View Our Supporters (3/24/2014)

Caught Ya!

May 28, 2014
This morning, Ryan Harrris & Ryan Cozzens brought an Iphone to the Main Office, found in the C wing hallway. A block later Ben Princic came to claim his phone, very thankful to have it turned in. Thanks - Ryan & Ryan!!!
Ryan Harrris & Ryan Cozzens

Easy Way To Help!

You can sign up at HeinensRewards.com and a percentage of your purchases will come back to Kenston! More Information
When you order anything online at Amazon.com, you can tell them to donate to Kenston Foundation and they will!

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