Thank you to all of our exhibitors...
You made this event a huge success!
Adults, parents and students packed booths for NewsChannel5's first School Expo, the largest education event in northeast Ohio.
More than 30 schools and programs took part in the NewsChannel5 School Expo, showing there’s a lot more choices these days when it comes to education. Booths showcased online opportunities and private schools.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
In one year, over 1.2 million people visit the Zoo, 150,000 attend special events, 211,000 participate in formal and informal education programs, 500 Zoo education volunteers donate over 50,000 hours, and 40,000 member households support the Zoo. The Zoo employs 250 people year-round (not including seasonal help during busy times). Come learn how you can get involved with the Zoo!
We are a Pre-K through eighth grade private, independent school. Its focus is academic, providing a rigorous curriculum for bright and gifted children while emphasizing habits of industry. Learn the 5 distinguishing feature of our program at the NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark Mall!
When a child comes to The Academies, he or she enters a safe, clean, positive and caring environment built on respect. The Academies are committed to helping parents and children overcome obstacles so students can reach their full academic potential. Successful learning awaits!
Life Skills High School
Education that fits your life! We are a community school that gives students one-on-one attention and flexible scheduling to help them earn a free high school diploma and achieve future success.
Come see why we are more than an online school. We are not just about learning, we are about growing and succeeding. Our interactive schooling for the 21st century provides technology, flexibility and a personal touch.
Magic Johnson Bridgescape
Choose your game plan at the NewsChannel5 School Expo! We provide students who have dropped out or are at-risk of dropping out of school, with a free alternative path to earn a high school diploma in an environment that first their schedules.
We help motivated individuals, just like you; turn their “one day” dreams into day one of the healthcare future they’ve always wanted. We offer you the real-world learning experience and the on-going support you need to pursue your career goals. Learn More!
It’s time to gear up to go Back to School and Dillard’s at the SouthPark Mall has got you covered! Come join us at our Back to School Extravaganza! With Music, Fashion, Fun and more! See the season’s hottest trends for all school ages available at prices that you will love! Dillard’s, The Style of Your Life!
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Preparing the next generation of primary care health professionals! Our mission is to prepare students to become osteopathic physicians, pharmacy practitioners, and dentists through programs of excellence in education research, clinical care and community service to enhance the quality of life through improve health for all humanity.
Ohio Connections Academy
Ohio Connections Academy is an accredited, tuition-free, full-time, public eSchool program for students in grades K-12. We provide our students with personalized plans, one-on-one attention from certified teachers, and leading-edge technology tools. That’s why our students get wrapped up in learning like never before.
Starting Point for Child Care and Early Education
We are Northeast Ohio’s child care and early education resource and referral agency, serving families, early childhood professionals and the community. Now is the time, come meet us at the NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark Mall to learn how to register your child for the next school year!
Chamberlain College of Nursing
At Chamberlain College of Nursing, our students have something special. They are eager to learn, confident in their skills and determined to make a difference in their patients’ lives. Whether our students are aspiring nurses or nurse advancers building on professional experience, Chamberlain offers the degree programs and options, resources and support to help them succeed. Come see why U.S. News recently ranked Chamberlain among the top five online graduate programs in nursing in the faculty credentials and training category!
Lake Ridge Academy
Lake Ridge Academy is an independent, nonsectarian day school offering co-educational classes from kindergarten through grade 12. Now celebrating its 50th anniversary, Lake Ridge Academy is committed to providing small class sizes and maintains an 8:1 student to teacher ratio. Located on a beautiful 88 acre campus, we are the only independent, college preparatory school on Cleveland's west side. We invite you to visit our extraordinary campus in person and witness our outstanding school in action.
Bethel Christian Academy
We have the privilege as a Christian School to teach the heart along with the mind, using God's Word to train each child in His way. "Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it." Proverbs 22:6. Learn more about what we believe at The NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark Mall!
Cuyahoga Community College
Our mission is to provide high quality, accessible and affordable educational opportunities and services including university transfer, technical and lifelong learning programs that promote individual development and improve the overall quality of life in a multicultural community.
Break free of low expectations. Find success in the field you love, in an environment you can thrive in, and at a cost you can afford, at Edinboro University. Choose Excellence. Choose Edinboro. Learn more at The NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark Mall!
Today’s job market is ultra-competitive and employers are looking for people who can contribute right away. An education from Stautzenberger College will give you a competitive edge and our high-demand programs will prepare to launch you into the workforce FAST! Visit our display are and start your future today at Stautzenberger College!
Buckeye Online School for Success
We are a tutition-free, public school who serve students in grades K-12 who learn from the safety of their own homes. Students and parents collaborate with High Qualified Teachers and support staff to choose the best available curriculum option. Come learn why BOSS has many aspects that make a student’s educational experience beneficial and rewarding!
Le Chaperon Rouge
We offer an entire preschool curriculum to every child without charging extra for phonics, math, art, music, social studies, science, French and Spanish, computers and nutritious hot breakfast, lunch and snacks. Come see us - You owe it to your children to compare our programs; You owe it to your budget to compare our prices!
Central School of Practical Nursing
Our mission is to educate a diverse group of adult learners from Cleveland and its surrounding areas in the field of practical nursing, thereby increasing the capacity of Cleveland’s healthcare workforce. We are currently the only private, independent Practical Nursing program in the state. Come learn more about our schools and arranged for an individualized tour!
The Ohio Academy: Paul Mitchell Partner School
We are a cosmetology school designed to teach you the skills you’ll need, inspire you to explore your passion and creativity, and help you learn the business that will make your career in the beauty industry both fun and rewarding. The Ohio Academy Cleveland is waiting to welcome you. Come see our display space and say yes to your future!
We provide educators with the best quality materials to effectively teach, inspire and motivate students of today. We are THE one stop shop for all your education needs. With a teacher/parent resource store of over 5,000 sq ft., we pride itself on its variety and selection, offering an array of engaging products. Visit us at our display space and see what we are talking about!
Ohio Virtual Academy/Insight School of Ohio
K12 is the leader in online learning for grades K through 12 for two fundamental reasons: we develop our own curriculum; widely regarded as the highest quality available online and we are devoted to fulfilling the promise of education for every child. An individualized learning plan is available for each student and OHVA is state and nationally accredited. In that spirit, we invite you to come meet us at the NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark Mall and discover who we are and how we inspire learning!
TRECA Digital Academy
We are a public, non-profit community Ohio online school that provides a customized, K-12 online education to students and partner schools across the State of Ohio. Our K-12 comprehensive curriculum meets or exceed of all Ohio’s academic standards and includes a multitude of Electives and Global Language options that are not available in many local districts. Isn’t it about time your education revolved around your life, instead of the other way around? Learn how we can help you at the NewsChannel5 School Expo!
Polaris Career Center
We are a premier educational center, promotes lifelong learning and prepares high school students and adults for a meaningful employment and further education through authentic learning experiences. Discover why we are quality education, lifelong success and how we provide the tools you need to succeed!
All students deserve the opportunity to go to college. That's why we work with schools and districts to provide College Readiness Programs that prepare students with the specialized skills, support, and resources they need to succeed. Learn more about our products, services and most importantly our outstanding results!
It’s more than just easy - it's smart. By contributing to a CollegeAdvantage 529, you can get a significant tax benefit while saving for your child's education. It's a win-win. And as tax rates keep changing, you need every advantage you can get. Best of all, you can sign up or contribute in about 10 minutes.
Lakeshore Community Credit Union
We have been providing financial services to its members since 1955. Although we provide many services offered by a bank, you’ll find that we’re better than a bank in many ways. We are a not-for-profit, member-owned financial cooperative which means that we exist solely to provide our members with a safe, convenient place to save and obtain loans at reasonable rates. Discover how we can help you navigate your financial future!
KinderCare Learning Centers
We offer unique, expertly designed early education programs for infants as young as 6 weeks and school-age children up to age 12. Select the right center for your family ! Explore KinderCare Programs at the NewsChannel5 School Expo at SouthPark MallSelect the right center for your family !
Educational Service Center (ESC) of Cuyahoga County
The ESC of Cuyahoga County prides itself on its ability to deliver cost effective shared services for schools and youth-serving agencies, develop and manage student programs and cooperative endeavors, provide high-quality professional development, support the implementation of federal and state education initiatives and develop strong community partnerships. The Educational Service Center (ESC) of Cuyahoga County serves school districts, community agencies and local government in Cuyahoga County and Northeast Ohio.
Ohio Online Learning Program
As a leader in K-12 online education options for schools and families, the Ohio Online Learning Program offers students the chance to create a customized learning environment. Thousands of students across the state who desire the flexibility and diversity of virtual learning while remaining connected to their neighborhood schools have chosen the tuition-free Ohio Online Program to complete their education. What are you waiting for? Discover more at our display space – see you there!
Nexus Academy of Cleveland
A Small High School with Big Advantages! Choosing the right school can transform your life. Designed to be different, new Nexus Academy public schools create a positive high school experience with a blend of online and face-to-face instruction in a unique, supportive environment. We limit enrollment so we can personalize education to fit individual student needs, goals, and interests. Some benefits of Nexus Academy include college-prep curriculum, small class sizes, individualized pacing, no tuition, and an on-site fitness coach.
Provost Academy Ohio
At Provost, students have the freedom to choose – their courses, their schedule, their pace of learning, while still having the support of qualified teachers and advisers, and the option of activities and clubs. Provost Academy offers its students personalized learning plans and flexible schedules designed around how they learn. And each student works one-on-one with an adviser to meet his or her unique academic and career goals.
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