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PCSD recognizes innovative students at second annual Young Entrepreneur’s Day on March 7

Chuck Caldwell with winning PCSD student March 23, 2020


On March 7‭, ‬2020‭, ‬22‭ ‬students participated in the second annual Young Entrepreneur’s Day at Normandy High School‭. ‬Open to students in‭ grades 3‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬6‭, ‬young business innovators showed off their new product and‭ ‬service ideas to judges for prizes‭.   

Students created tri-fold boards to display their ideas‭, ‬as well as how they would design‭, ‬budget and market their invention‭. ‬

The program was organized by Parma City School District’s Workforce Development program and sponsored by John Carroll University’s Entrepreneurship Program and Kwik Car Wash‭. ‬

Here are the winners of this year’s event‭:‬


3rd and 4th Grade Division‭:‬

1‭. ‬Jenica R‭. (‬4th Grade‭) ‬Thoreau Park

2‭. ‬Jolene V‭. (‬3rd Grade‭) ‬Renwood‭ ‬

3‭. ‬Shree P‭. (‬4th Grade‭) ‬Pleasant Valley



5th and 6th Grade Division‭: ‬

1‭. ‬Lauren R‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Hillside Middle School

2‭. ‬Beau M‭. (‬5th Grade‭) ‬Hillside Middle School

3‭. ‬Pujan P‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Greenbriar Middle School



Overall Category Winners‭:‬

Best Presenter‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬Timothy S‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Shiloh Middle School

Best Board‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬Viviana C‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Shiloh Middle School

Most Innovative‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬Viviana C‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Shiloh Middle School

Best Business Name/Logo‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬Riley S‭. ‬and Ashley R‭. (‬6th Grade‭) ‬Hillside Middle School

Best Slogan‭ ‬‮–‬‭ ‬Ryan Z‭. (‬5th Grade‭) ‬Greenbriar Middle School


PHOTO CAPTION: Chuck Caldwell, PCSD Administrative Specialist for Workforce Development, congratulates a student at Young Entrepreneur's Day at Normandy High School on March 7.