NewsDepth A+: Heights Youth Club

WE’D LIKE TO RECOGNIZE SOME STUDENTS WHO ARE SHOWING US THAT LEARNING CAN BE A LOT OF FUN.

GEORGE KLOUDA, JERVON COLE, JOSEPH EFFORD, BERNARD STEVENS, DE'NEYA LEE, AND TERSOO IORDAAH ARE A TEAM OF SCHOLARS FROM THE HEIGHTS YOUTH CLUB IN CLEVELAND HEIGHTS.

THE TEAM COMPETED IN – AND WON - THE “IN IT TO WIN IT” ACADEMIC GAME SHOW ON SEPTEMBER 29, HOSTED BY THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF CLEVELAND.
CLUB DIRECTOR BEVERLY BURGESS TELLS US THAT THESE SCHOLARS PREPARED FOR THE COMPETITION BY STUDYING, QUIZZING EACH OTHER, CONDUCTING MOCK GAMES AND USING FLASH CARDS.

WELL, ALL THAT HARD WORK SURE PAID OFF, AND FOR BEATING THE BUZZER WITH THE MOST CORRECT ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS IN A VARIETY OF CATEGORIES, THE TEAM WALKED AWAY WITH THE WIN…AND A GIANT TROPHY.

FOR DEMONSTRATING THAT ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT CAN BE FUN AND EXCITING, WE’RE RECOGNIZING THE MEMBERS OF THE HEIGHTS YOUTH CLUB WITH THIS WEEK’S NEWSDEPTH A PLUS.

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