Nordonia High School is a comprehensive high school with an enrollment of approximately 1,250 students, grades 9-12. The school year is composed of two 90-day semesters with four 9-week grading periods. The school day consists of seven 48-minute instructional periods. Our mission is to inspire every student to value learning, community and excellence. The vision statement for the school is: Nordonia High School will have first-class standards and expectations; incorporate social and cultural values while respecting individual diversity; and provide a safe secure learning environment. Using meaningful activities and technologies, we will continuously strive to raise these standards, expectations and support lifelong learning in our community.
The Nordonia faculty, district curriculum committees, the curriculum office and school continuous improvement teams have worked diligently to establish clear, rigorous and reasonable academic standards that all students are expected to meet. The faculty members open their classrooms to new ideas by utilizing quality resources and technology. The faculty consists of 88 certified professionals, 43 percent of whom hold advanced degrees. The average teaching experience is 15+ years. A comprehensive guidance program is provided by four accredited counselors. The counselor is involved in educational, vocational and personal counseling on an individual basis and in group work. The School District is comprised of five communities which include Macedonia, Northfield Center, Northfield Township, Sagamore Hills and Boston Heights Township. These growing residential suburbs are primarily composed of families of executive, professional, business and technical personnel. All communities are interested in providing a quality education to all district students. The total district enrollment is 3,712 students.