Around These Hills is a quarterly magazine celebrating the students, faculty, and alumni of Ottawa Hills Local Schools, and the donors making possible many of their achievements. It is published four times a year by the district’s Office of Communications in partnership with the Ottawa Hills Schools Foundation. It is mailed to all homes and businesses in the Village, alumni, and donors to the Ottawa Hills Schools Foundation.
Current issue: Summer 2020
Strong together: Parents, alumni, teachers, and the community pulled together to help students (and others across the country) adapt to COVID-19. Stories sharing that compassion appear throughout this special edition.
Tested by adversity, Class of 2020 overcomes: The Class of 2020 pulled together to finish a senior year remade by COVID-19 and capped by a stadium-size Commencement and a Village parade.
Most likely to ... never be forgotten: Vocal music director Donna Wipfli has ended a nearly 40-year teaching career – 30 of which were enjoyed in Ottawa Hills. A new scholarship honors her many contributions.
High School named top of the class in Ohio: U.S. News & World Report has a new No. 1 in Ohio: Ottawa Hills High School. The school was measured against 902 others from 732 Ohio school districts.