REACH Student Statement

This information should be filled out by the applicant. For the essay, please draft your response in Word, and cut and paste it into the open section. Students should respond to all prompts in the application as completely and as thoroughly as possible.
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Terry Lipford, or 216-321-8260 x8394. 
DEADLINE: Friday, February 23, 2024
Home Address
School Information
Names and locations of previous schools you have attended, starting with 1st grade:
List the titles of books you have read outside of class this year:
In the space provided below, write an essay from three to five paragraphs in length responding to one of the following prompts:
1. The postman rings your doorbell and delivers a large box wrapped in brightly colored paper. To whom is the box addressed? Who sent it? What is in the box?
2. Write about a time you worked hard for something. For example, you may have worked hard to earn a reward in class, win a game or make money for something. Tell what you did and how you felt.
3. Imagine someone made an exciting announcement at school. Write about the announcement and what happened next.
I understand that signing my name and clicking "Submit" certifies that I have completed the Student Statement without substantial help from another person.
*If I am accepted into the REACH Program, my family and I will not plan special events during the dates and times of the summer sessions. I understand that signing my name or clicking “Submit” certifies that I have completed this STUDENT STATEMENT without substantial help from another person.

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20701 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122
Phone: 216-321-8260

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2785 SOM Center Road
Hunting Valley, Ohio 44022
GRADES 9 – 12
Phone: 216-831-2200
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