Hello Hornet residents and families...
Our sincere thanks to all that are continuing to support the Kirtland Hornet Boosters Club. We hope to bring back the comradery you have known throughout the years that is revered in Kirtland, Ohio. The Boosters is a 501 (3c) volunteer organization made up of parents, alumni, administration, and coaches who strive to work together for the betterment of the the community, school and sports programs. We have provided support to Kirtland sports teams by funding facility improvements, paying for OSHAA coaching fees, purchasing needed equipment and providing new uniforms. If we are to continue to give our students and athletes the very best tools with which to succeed and compete, we need your support and help in running our Booster Club!
Pay to Participate fees
Recent changes in Kirtland Local Schools sports include a Pay to Participate fee (PTP) for all Middle School and High School sports participants. The school district has implemented this fee to help offset the costs of coaching salaries, transportation, and insurance. With these changes, the Booster Clubs goal is to is to continue support and assist in keeping these fees to a minimum.
What we do:
The Boosters provide support for the Kirtland Local School District athletics and academics. Through membership and fundraising, the Boosters are able to contribute and subsidize the Middle School and High School athletic budgets as well as provide support to several school and community activities including :
Even without Bingo proceeds the Booster funding for 2020-2021 school year included:
Donation for red rock for the baseball & softball fields
Wrestling warm ups & singlets
Cross Country uniforms
OSHAA coaching fees for swim team
Donation to help fund swim team practice venue
Yard signs for the Volleyball team
The Dean Marquart Scholarship
T-shirts for all sports teams advancing to conference or states
Kirtland Area Service Council
Purchased equipment to stream sports events to community
Ohio Varsity Coverage
Middle & High school Cheer Teams
VEO equipment and subscription for soccer team
Are you an Alumni Athlete? Get in touch with us and let us know what you are up to now. In town? We are always looking for Alumni to come back to inspire current athletes and to feature in our Booster newsletter. For more information or to get involved email Kirtlandboosters@gmail.com.
Our 2021-2022 membership drive is now underway. Become a part of the team as we continue to provide the excellent level of support that the district and community have come to expect. Please JOIN the BOOSTERS via the membership registration page and VOLUNTEER your time to assist with events and fundraising initiatives.