Academic All-Star

Partners in Education LogoThe Partners in Education Academic All-Star Award recognizes K-12 students who have exhibited academic achievement, community involvement, citizenship andleadership in and out of the classroom.

For being recognized as an Academic All-Star, winners will receive a $100 gift card, a prize pack and a certificate of excellence.


The Partners in Education program has been improved to enhance the impact made on students, teachers and schools.

New for 2023-2024 School Year

  • Academic All-Star and Teacher of the Month nominations will be accepted from September 1-May 10; and each month three Academic All-Stars and three Teachers of the Month will be recognized.  
  • School of the Year nominations will be accepted from September 1-March 10; and one school will be recognized as the School of the Year.

2023-24 Monthly Winners

April, 2024

Gabriella Halton - Centerville High School
Kristopher Buckland - Crestview High School
Donald Mason - McGuffey PK-8 School

March, 2024

Hudson Sosbe - Springfield High School
Raymond Buckland - Crestview High School
Dominic Gedney-Vidal - North Elementary School

February, 2024

Kiera Saksa - River High School
Mallory Finkel - Black River Middle School
Sean Washington - Benedictine High School

January, 2024

Kaydence Carver - Sebring McKinley Jr/Sr High School
Macie Shepherd - Indian Valley High School
Ryli McConnell - Indian Valley High School

December, 2023

Krislynne Favors - McGuffey Elementary
Prince Johnson - Akron Prep
Kinsey Riffe- Briggs High School

November, 2023

Heidi Clark - Black River Middle School
Brady “Jager” Pollack - Olmsted Falls Middle School
Norah Van Niel- Fallen Timbers Middle School

October, 2023

Cai'yan Warren - Silverton Elementary
Christopher Martin - Waverly Elementary
Gracyn Beckelhymer- Blanchester Middle School

September, 2023

Addiesyn Robinson - Whitney Elementary
Isabella Betran - Indian Valley High School
Jamaad Newell - Youngstown Academy of Excellence

Academic All-Stars Nominations

The nomination period for Academic All-Stars is closed. Please return on September 1, 2024,  to submit nominations for the 2024-2025 school year.