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PRIME Quick Clicks

3D Animated Video of Final Schematic Design and Site Plan for 
New PreK-12 Facility (updated 07/09/19)

The PRIME Timeline (5/2019)

Design Drawings of the new Berkshire Facility (updated 4/15/2019)

Click here to see an updated presentation about PRIME (3/7/19)


An Overview of PRIME

What is Prime?

PRIME stands for Partners in Rural Innovative Models of Education.  PRIME is the new name for a K‐16 innovative approach toward education in Geauga County initiative formerly initiated as a High School Consolidation effort led by Geauga Growth Partnership and Kent State University to create a new school on the campus of KSU Geauga for Berkshire.  Using PRIME as the identifying name for this project provides a sense of openness to all Geauga County residents.

Who is Involved?

Currently, there are many partners in this endeavor called PRIME.  The first two critical partners Include Berkshire Local School District and Kent State University Geauga.  Other partners include Geauga Growth Partnership and Auburn Career Center.


Click here to find the dates for community PRIME meetings


PRIME Meeting Minutes

From the 2/1/18 meeting

From the 1/11/18 meeting

From the 11/16/17 meeting

From the 10/19/17 meeting

From the 9/14/17 meeting

PRIME Newsletters

Feedback about different building configurations for new facilities

March 9, 2017 (Newsletter #4)

February 22, 2017 (Newsletter #3)

January 23, 2017 (Newsletter #2)

December 5, 2016 (Newsletter #1)