School Board

About Our Board

As an independent nonprofit organization, Cypress High School is governed by a dedicated group of community leaders who put our students’ needs first, provide fiduciary oversight of public funds, and ensure compliance with all policies required by the Ohio Department of Education.

Board Members

Jessica Hricovec, Chair

Robert Demko, Vice Chair

Jennifer Yorko, Secretary & Treasurer

Nicholas Manno

Owen Spaite

Judy Lynn Tarr

Board Meetings

The Cypress High School Board will meet monthly. Notices for re-scheduled meetings or additional meetings will be posted on the school's website and posted at the school.

If you wish to address the Board during a meeting's Public Comment Period, please submit this Request To Speak Form.


The Board shall hold a Public Hearing to allow for public comment on the Food Allergy Policy, pursuant to requirements set forth in ORC 3313.719 and by the Ohio Department of Education and provides for an opportunity for public comment on the School’s Food Allergy Policy.

The Public Hearing is on the agenda of the Regular Meeting:

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 5:45 p.m. Eastern

Orchard Park Academy
14440 Triskett Road
Cleveland, OH 44111

Board Calendar

  • August 16, 2021 5:45 p.m.
    Annual Meeting
  • September 20, 2021 5:45 p.m.
    On the agenda:
    Public Hearing: Standardized Test Preparation Time Limit/Waiver Application
    Public Hearing: IDEA Part B Funds
  • November 15, 2021 5:45 p.m.
  • January 24, 2022 5:45 p.m.
  • December 6th, 2021 5:30 p.m.
    Special Meeting: Consideration of Agreements for Building Expansion
    Meeting Location: Panera Bread
    18324 Bagley Road, Middleburg Heights, OH. 44130
  • March 21, 2022 5:45 p.m.
  • May 16, 2022 5:45 p.m.
  • June 20, 2022 5:45 p.m.


Meeting Location:

Orchard Park Academy
14440 Triskett Road, Cleveland, OH 44111
Unless otherwise noted

Adopted by the Board this May 19th, 2021.