Purple Star Designation

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Mission Statement:

The Stow-Munroe Falls City School District will unite to support military families during times of transition.

What is the Purple Star Designation? The state of Ohio adopted MIC3 Law from the Military Interstate Children's Compact Commission (more information found at www.mic3.net) to encourage schools to support military families in the areas of enrollment, eligibility, placement, and graduation.

Who is eligible for assistance? Families that are eligible for additional assistance are listed below.

  • Active duty members of the Uniform Services
  • National Guard and Reserve members on Active duty orders
  • Members and Veterans medically discharged or retired for one year
  • Family of military members who have died on active duty

Contact Information

Mrs. Melissa O'Donnell

Served 7 years in the Ohio Army National Guard

OIF '06-'07 Veteran

High School Math Teacher

Room: 208

Email Address: st_modonnell@smfcsd.org

Phone Number: 330-689-5300 ext. 6834

The Purple Star Committee

Pictured from left to right, Ms. Wendy Paul, Ms. Melissa O'Donnell, Mr. Tom Martinelli, Ms. Tina Burdette, Ms. Cassidy Mason, Ms. Sally Dean, Mr. Jason LePard, and Dr. Jeffrey Hartmann.