2019-2020 School Year Important Information

Welcome to the Lorain County JVS for the school year of 2019-2020. We are looking forward to a great new school year! The first day of school for all students is TUESDAY, AUGUST 27.

Welcome/Orientation letters will be mailed the last week of July. Returning 10th and 12th grade students will have Orientation on Wednesday, August 14 anytime from 8:00am to 3:00pm. Students entering the 9th and 11th grade, and new students to the building, will have orientation on Thursday, August 15 during the hours of 11:00am to 7:00pm. Parents and students will be asked to come at certain times on August 15 that will be outlined in the Orientation letters.

Uniform Requirements for Both Boys & Girls: Black, Navy, Khaki or Grey Pants (purchased on your own) with Uniform Shirts (ordered through the school). Log on to, click on High School, then Uniforms. Pre-ordered uniforms are delivered to the JVS and will be available for pick up in labs at Orientation.

From Ohio to Russia - JVS Alumnus Prepares for WorldSkills Competition

Her passion and love for food started at a very young age and now it is taking her places she never dreamed possible. Julia Spondike, Lorain County JVS Culinary Arts 2017 alum, will be heading to Kazan, Russia in August representing the United States at the WorldSkills Competition in cooking.

JVS Seniors Awarded over $850,000 in Scholarships

The 2019 Lorain County JVS Senior Recognition Ceremony was held at the Lorain Palace Theater on Friday, May 17th, with 411 students receiving career-technical certificates in their respective fields. More than $850,000 in scholarships was awarded to JVS graduating seniors. Click HERE to view the full video of the ceremony.

Students Get Outside Education Area Ready for Learning

The Lorain County Early Learning Center (ELC) in LaGrange, has had a long collaboration with the Lorain County JVS, primarily with the Early Childhood Education program. Students in this career tech program have done internships and work experiences in the classroom for many years.

Mutual Support for Lorain County JVS and Local Business

The Wellington NAPA Auto Parts store has been a long supporter of the Lorain County JVS, and when their JVS clock stopped working a few months back, Rebekah Hecock, Sales Representative at the store, made a call to Eric Robson, JVS 9th and 10th grade lab instructor.