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SEL Snapshot - 2020
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. This past spring, despite COVID-19 causing jobs and wages to be lost, the residents of our community proved that they value public education and support our schools by passing a 6.9-mil levy - 5.9 mils of which is to be used for general operations and 1 mil for permanent improvements ...
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Brush Alumni Wall of Achievement
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Wall of Achievement event is typically held annually or every other year. In November 2019, we honored four Brush graduates, two retired teachers and approximately 20 of the top ranking Brush seniors. The purpose of the Wall of Achievement is "To recognize ...
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Never Too Late To Make Amends
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. Is there anything you did in high school that still haunts you to this day? From poor beverage choices at a Friday night party to some seriously questionable outfit choices, teenagers often do things that seem outlandishly stupid. Failing to consider the consequences of their ...
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The Beauty of Brush High School
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. When it comes to the most beautiful high schools in Ohio, Brush does well compared to the rest of the state. The driver's education company, Aceable, loves to compile lists on their blog and recently compiled a list of the prettiest high schools in Ohio. The list, released in the blog on ...
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Speaking of Mascots
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. As most of us know, Brush was named for the inventor of the electric arc lamp, which first lit up Public Square in Cleveland in 1879 and continued to light public streets around the world well into the 20th century. The Euclid native's invention led to the high school named in his honor taking on ...
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Worth Repeating ~ Join Us!
Released: 9/23/2020
Read the full story. Have you ever wondered, "What is an Alumni Association?" Why should I be a part of my High School Alumni Association?" "What do I have to offer my old High School?" Well these are some great questions... and hopefully, we can answer these and a few more for you... read on ...
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May 2020 Update From The Brush Alumni Association. No Matter How Far Apart We Are, Art And Music Can Help Us Relax And Bring Us Closer Together.
By Deb DiLillo Betz '76
& Jamie Allison Sanders '98

Released: 5/25/2020
Read the full story. As we approach summer 2020, we all share a unique, unanticipated and unprecedented experience; the world is stressed out by coronavirus. Businesses shut their doors, schools closed, markets fell and to some extent, the world seemed to stop. Being Brush ARCS, we try not to ...
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The Brush Alumni Association Winter 2020 Arc-Lite Newsletter
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Association is working to preserve the history of Brush High School. We appear to be the only organization devoted to this important mission. Our office houses a complete set of yearbooks. It has file drawers of photographs; some old copies of the Arc-Lite, the ...
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Much Effort Goes into Preserving Brush's Legacy and Promoting its Future
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Association is working to preserve the history of Brush High School. We appear to be the only organization devoted to this important mission. Our office houses a complete set of yearbooks. It has file drawers of photographs; some old copies of the Arc-Lite, the ...
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Welcome Sally Shortle Miller - Class of 1971
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Sally Shortle Miller is a member of the Class of 1971 at Brush High School. She is one of three generations in her family to graduate from Brush. Her mother, Margaret Prasse Shortie was a member of the Class of 1940 and Sally's children, Katherine Miller and Gregory Miller, graduated in ...
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Induction Dinner for 2019 Wall of Achievement
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The 2019 Wall of Achievement Induction Dinner was held on November 14, 2019 at Acacia Reservation Clubhouse in Lyndhurst. Four Brush graduates and two retired teachers were inducted for their accomplishments. The top Brush seniors were honored for six ...
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The Class of '54 Celebrates 65 Years of Memories
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '54 celebrated our special 65th reunion the weekend of August 16, 17, and 18th. Friday evening's get-together was a fun evening with five first timers who came. The event was held at the Mayfield Village Community Center. The Saturday evening event was held at Pine ...
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Class of '59 - 60th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of 1959 celebrated their sixtieth reunion on August 3, 2019 at the Acacia Reservation Clubhouse in Lyndhurst. Close to ninety classmates attended. Members of the class came that had never attended a reunion in the sixty years since graduation. The evening was filled with good ...
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Class of 1969 - 50th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '69 held their 50th reunion on September 21st at Mayfield Sand Ridge Country Club. On Friday evening, some classmates attended the Brush/Mayfield football home game. Others celebrated at The Rustic Grill at Stone Water in Highland Heights with food, talk, and memories.
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Class of 1979 - 40th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Brush Class of 1979's 40th reunion was a hit! The event was held on Saturday, August 10th 2019 at Play Arcade and Kitchen in Mayfield Heights. Almost 200 guests came to the party. The committee consisted of Joel Zaas, Karen Roth-Tindel and Marci Gross-Izeman. The reunion ...
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Class of '84 Celebrates 35th with Three Events
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '84 held their 35th Reunion on Saturday, August 3rd, on the upper deck of Shooter's on the Water in Cleveland's Flats. There were 112 attendees for the afternoon party. The Class of '84 made it a whole weekend starting off with a Friday night concert by Dave Galaxy and ...
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Class of 1994 - 25th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of 1994 held a "Twenty-Five Year Get-Together" on August 10, 2019 at Dito's Bar and Grill. It was great to catch up with old friends and classmates on a lovely summer evening. Thank you to Jenna Galatis Abrams and Lyndsey Suster Sarris for organizing this event. We are ...
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Upcoming Reunions
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. 60th Reunion of Brush Class of 1960. August 23, 2020. Luncheon 11 am — 4 pm. Acacia Clubhouse at Acacia Reservation. Lyndhurst, Ohio. Contact: Dorothy Dvorak Zenobi if you plan to attend or have questions. (440) 442-4858. Please pass on this information to our classmates. Class of ...
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Commemorative Pavers
Memorial Walkway Paver Order Form
A Perfect Gift for Your Brush High Alum

Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. What: A personalized, engraved, brick paver that will bear an alum's name, a family name, or good wishes for past/present/or future generations. Where: These pavers are prominently located between the circle drive and Korb Football Field, adding to the beauty of Brush High School ...
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Lamp Honors Charles F. Brush
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Located on Public Square next to the Society Bank in Cleveland is a commemorative decorative lamp in honor of Charles F. Brush. In 1869, Charles Brush placed twenty arc lamps around Monumental Park, now Public Square. The iron lantern was designed by John Root in 1890 ...
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The Brush Alumni Association Needs You!
Help Us Keep The Arc Spirit Alive!
Many Important Initiatives To Choose From
Join Us At Our Next Meeting
February 11th 2020

Released: 2/5/2020
Read the full story. Happy New Year from the Brush High Alumni Association! Thank you for signing up to receive our electronic newsletter. Our big "Winter Newsletter" is coming soon... this is just a short correspondence to let you know... WE NEED YOU! Our organization is small, but we have taken ...
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Email Newsletter Debuts
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Welcome to the Charles F. Brush Alumni Association email newsletter. In it you will find information about our ongoing projects and events and a feature article. Additional pages with feature articles and photographs are included in our print newsletter. To receive the print ...
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Email Newsletter Kick Off
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. After much planning and preparation, we are excited to kick off our first Email Newsletter. We plan to use this newsletter to keep you connected to your history as well as make you aware of what is happening in the South Euclid Lyndhurst school system today. Thus, Highlighting the Past ...
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2019 Brush Alumni Association Wall of Achievement Induction Banquet and Ceremony
November 14, 2019
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Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. The Charles F. Brush Alumni Association Cordially Invites You to Attend the 2019 Wall of Achievement Induction Banquet and Ceremony. The 2019 Brush Alumni Association Wall of Achievement Banquet and Ceremony is being held this year on Thursday, November 14, 2019 ...
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The Chowder Society
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. The Chowder Society began in 1973 with a small group of Memorial Junior High teachers who met for dinner one Friday a month. Among the original members were Chris Welsh, Al Taylor, Rolan Harvey, George Schuster, and Don Mastrobuono. In time, members of the group took their talent ...
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2019 Scholarship Presentations
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. The Senior Awards Night was held on May 8, 2019 in the Brush Performing Arts Center. Seniors with a 3.00 cumulative grade point average were invited to attend the program. Presenters came from as far away as Vermont and Maryland to honor seniors with scholarships. The ...
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2019 3rd Annual SEL Appreciation Day at Legacy Village
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Highlighting the Past, Illuminating the Present, Sparking the Future... this very important tag line for the Brush High School Alumni Association points to the spirit behind the force that guides us. In addition to focusing on our alumni and our history, we also strive to maintain a positive ...
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2019 Alumni Association Wall of Achievement
November 14, 2019
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Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. The 2019 Alumni Association Wall of Achievement Induction Dinner is being held this year on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Acacia Reservation Clubhouse in Lyndhurst. The purpose of the Wall of Achievement is "To recognize and honor graduates of Charles ...
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New Brush Alumna Poised to Achieve Great Things
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. As members of the Brush High School Class of 2019 start their journeys in to the world of adulthood, few are more poised for success than Rebecca Rossi is. Rebecca was ranked third in a graduating class of 250 students. Additionally, she earned a perfect score of 800 on the math section ...
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Dr. Charles Blanchard: Athlete, Entrepreneur, and Psychologist
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Dr. Charles Blanchard has built a life of wide-ranging accomplishments. Though Brush High did not have a swimming team in 1960 and he did not swim competitively, he arrived at the University of Notre Dame and made the swimming team. (Swimming was important to his family. His ...
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Exciting Paver Update
Until January 1, 2020
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Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. At our April Brush Alumni Association meeting, the executive committee decided it would be fun to offer a previous paver promotion again. Simply stated: Place your order for two new Brush pavers and take 20% off the total cost. You may mix and match your order. For example, you may ...
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Brush 2019 Valedictorian Kareem King Accepts Full Academic Scholarship to Harvard University
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Brush 2019 Valedictorian Kareem King will attend Harvard University next year on a full academic scholarship. He will concentrate his studies on Molecular and Cellular Biology. Kareem received similar academic scholarship opportunities from Princeton, John Hopkins, Stanford ...
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Upcoming Reunions
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. CLASS OF 1969 — 50TH REUNION. September 21, 2019. Mayfield Country Club. Contact: Charyl Feneli Bandiera at proudmom8763@yahoo.com ✉. CLASS OF 1979 — 40TH REUNION. August 10, 2019. Play Arcade & Kitchen. 5900 Mayfield Road. 7 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Contact: Marci ...
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Missing Class Ring Update
Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Hi folks, in the last issue of our Alumni Arc-Lite, I posted a spot on a Brush '63 class ring with the initials "JPL". In trying to return it, the two obvious candidates told me it wasn't their ring. I had one rather interesting nibble, but no luck. I'm going to drop this ring off at the alumni office and ...
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Nominate a Brush Graduate or Teacher for the 2020 Brush Alumni Association Wall of Achievement Nominations Accepted Through
April 1, 2020
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Released: 10/28/2019
Read the full story. Nominate a Brush Graduate or Teacher for the 2020 Brush Alumni Association Wall of Achievement. If you would like to nominate a Brush graduate or teacher, please complete a Nomination Form today. The form can be printed and completed by hand, or filled in and submitted ...
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