Buckeye Junior High
3024 Columbia Rd.
Medina, Ohio 44256
Voice 330-722-8257
FAX   330-725-2413


Junior High

Name E-Mail Title Extension
Theresa Farello tfarello@buckeyeschools.org Guidance Counselor 2103
Jill Besida jbesida@buckeyeschools.org Principal's Secretary 2104
Mary Ellen Zaremba mzaremba@buckeyeschools.org Office Paraprofessional 2101

Important Dates & Reminders

March 30th - April 6th:  No School - Spring Break
April 7th - 10th:  School resumes.  Jr. High Book Fair
April 10th:  7th Grade Scheduling for the 6th Graders at the Intermediate Building

April 17th:  4th Quarter Interims posted in Progressbook

April 17th:  All fees must be paid in full at this time to attend the 8th grade DC trip

April 21st:  Jr. High Parent Group Meeting at 7pm
April 22nd: EOY Testing begins
May 6th - 8th:  8th Grade DC Trip  
May 15th:  EOY State Testing Complete

May 19th:  8th Grade visits the High School

May 21st:  8th Grade Scholastic Achievement Luncheon

May 22nd:  8th Grade Picnic

May 25th:  No School - Memorial Day
May 28th:  Students' Last Day of School - Awards/Field Day

NOTE: Tuesday and Thursday -  after school tutoring (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

The Buckeye Junior High is supported by: Labels for Education, Box Tops, GFS and Target.

Building Goals for 2014 - 2015

As a staff and school community:

  • Create a caring environment that provides opportunities and support for academic achievement and emotional/social growth for our student population.
  • Establish a professional learning community that will enhance the lives of our students.
  • Foster our educational programs using all of the resources necessary, including technological advancements as a learning tool.
  • Improve our curriculum and instruction by communicating clear learning targets and providing effective feedback to move students forward.
  • Maintain open communication and conversation with parents, guardians and the community.
Principal - Jeff Smith
(330) 722- 8257 Ext. 2105