Open to the Public

The Lorain County JVS students provide a number of valuable public services for the community while gaining real world work experience in the process. JVS students operate the Buckeye Room Restaurant, the Baking & Pastry Café, the Reflections Salon, Outer Glo Spa, the EDGEucated Cuts Salon, the JVS Greenhouse, and the JVS Preschool.

Public services are always performed by JVS students under the supervision of the program instructors.

A summary of the services available is provided below. Please note, the days the services are available are subject to change without notice, based on the program's curriculum, school closings, student field trips, etc. Therefore, it is always advisable to call ahead for reservations or appointments before driving to the JVS.

Reflections Salon

The Reflections Salon is operated by the senior Cosmetology Program students under the direction of instructors Kim Chandley and Jean Sarconi. It is located on the lower level of the Lorain County JVS. The salon offers services in hair and scalp care such as cutting, styling, and scalp massage. Additional services such as permanent waves, relaxers, coloring, and highlights are also available. Customers can also receive services in skin and nail care including facials, manicures and pedicures. Gift certificates and retail products can also be purchased.

The salon is generally open Tuesday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on most school days. Customer services are performed on a "first come, first served" basis, but appointments are strongly encouraged. Call (440) 774-1051 ext. 22373.

EDGEucated Cuts Salon

EDGEucated Cuts Salon is located inside the Lorain County JVS on the lower level. It is a full service salon with all services performed by senior level Adult Cosmetology students under the supervision of licensed instructors.

For walk in customers, services are performed on a "first come, first served" basis in the time allowed.

Retail products may be purchased. We carry the Redken line of hair care products.

Services and retail purchases can be made by using cash or check.

Salon Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Opens at 5:00 p.m. Appointments preferred. Call (440) 774-1051 ext. 22254.

Outer Glo Spa

Outer Glo Spa is located inside the Lorain County JVS on the lower level. A variety of skin care services including facials, waxing, and massage are offered. All services are performed by senior level adult esthetics students under the direct supervision of licensed instructors.

Appointments are appreciated and encouraged. Services for walk-in customers are performed on a "first come, first served" basis in the time allowed.

Services can be purchased by using cash or check; credit cards are not accepted.

Salon Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Appointments can be reserved by calling (440) 774-1051 ext. 22254.

Buckeye Room Restaurant

The Buckeye Room Restaurant is a full-service restaurant staffed by senior students in the nationally recognized Culinary Academy. Managed by Chef Tim Michitsch and Maurina Driscoll, the restaurant's menu offers mouth-watering entrees at a price you can't beat. Some of the selections include: pork with spatzele, filet mignon, grilled chicken salad, sandwiches, burgers and soups.
The Buckeye Room is generally open to the public for lunch - Tuesday & Wednesday from 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays the Buckeye Room is open for banquets or by special request for 12 or more people. Reservations are requested and can be placed by calling (440) 774-1051.

Baking and Pastry Café

The Baking and Pastry Café is staffed by students in the Bakery & Pastry Arts Program and managed by program instructor, Chef Chris Moore. The Café is open to the public most Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Their menu includes delectable offerings such as pies, cheesecakes, tortes, cookies, breads and an assortment of coffees and teas.


The Landscape and Greenhouse Management students host spring plant sales in May and Christmas plant sales in December. The greenhouse is located on the south side of the school building.
A wide variety of plants are available including: fresh flowers, annual and vegetable flats, perennials, hanging baskets, ferns, pouches, poinsettias and holiday greenery. Prices range from $3.00-$20.00 depending on size and variety.

The greenhouse is open for fresh flower arrangements and corsages during the school year. Orders must be placed two days in advance of when needed by calling the program instructor.

The greenhouse is managed and under the direction of Program Instructor Beth Berthold. Call (440) 774-1051 ext. 22377 for more information.

JVS Preschool

The Early Childhood Education programs manage two preschool programs housed at the JVS. Students work with children three to five years of age in a preschool setting. Junior students operate a four to five year old preschool and senior students work with three year old children, including students requiring special needs. Students plan, conduct and evaluate developmentally appropriate activities based on a weekly theme.

The 3-year old program participates every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from 12-2 p.m. The cost of this program is $40 per month.

Four and five-year olds participate every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday morning from 9-11 a.m., at a cost of $60 per month.

The JVS students operate the preschool under the direction of instructors Lisa Robson and Hilary Duffala.