Kids & Teens

Cleveland Goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The 176th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade was held Saturday, March 17 in downtown Cleveland drawing thousands donning their green, shamrocks and Irish-flagged apparel. Mayor Frank G. Jackson walked in the parade, along with members of Cleveland City Council and other city officials. The Cleveland Divisions of Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Service also participated with officials walking, driving vehicles and on horseback. Parade-goers lined the route from Superior Avenue at East 18th Street down to Public Square.

  • Mayor Frank G. Jackson Scholarship Applications Now Available

    Mayor Frank G. Jackson Scholarship applications are available to City of Cleveland employees, dependents of City of Cleveland employees, high school seniors graduating from the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and high school seniorswho are in the Youth Development Program or involved with the City of Cleveland Department of Recreation. The entry deadline is Sunday, April 29, 2018.

  • Cleveland Transformation Alliance Measures Progress of the Cleveland Plan

    Collaborative work to reinvent public education in Cleveland continues to show mixed results, according to this February 2017 report by the Cleveland Transformation Alliance. Cleveland's Plan for Transforming Schools seeks to reinvent Cleveland public education by creating a diverse portfolio of district and charter schools.

  • Plankton Fund Gives Dogs Second Chances

    The Plankton Fund was created in response to the heartworm positive dogs that come into the Cleveland Animal Care and Control (CACC) that have limited options due to the cost of heartworm treatment