Maple Heights High School

Media Arts students will study photography, videography, graphic design, communication skills, video editing, broadcasting, writing for broadcast, entrepreneurship, and movie making.

Skills Necessary for Success:

  • Read and comprehend directions
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Innovative problem solver
  • Cooperative attitude
  • Hard working self-starter
  • Eager to participate in news show production
  • Desire to compete and succeed

Professional Pathway:

  • Photographer
  • Videographer
  • Broadcaster
  • Video Editor
  • Reporter
  • Movie Director

College Credit Opportunities:

  • Cuyahoga Community College -10 hours of credit may transfer to any state

Industry Credentials:

  • Adobe Pro
  • Adobe In Design
  • Adobe Photoshop

Club Affiliation:

Business Professionals of America


Ms. Tricia Wintergerst
Advisor: Business Professionals of America
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
Bachelor of Science in English Communications Education
Master’s Degree in Education

Two Year Program:

Grade 11:
Media Arts Primer
Video Production

Grade 12:
Video Broadcasting
Digital Cinema