RITE Strategic Alliances and Partners

As a regional entity, RITE links and leverages its network of industry partners, capabilities, programs and services with those of other education, economic and workforce development organizations that share our vision for a highly skilled, industry responsive IT workforce.

Strategic Alliances

  • BioEnterprise
  • Ohio Means Jobs Cleveland | Cuyahoga County
  • ConxusNEO
  • Digital C
  • Higher Education (see text box)
  • Northeast Ohio Society for Information Managers (NEOSIM)
  • Greater Cleveland Partnership including OHTec
  • Lorain County RITE Council


  • Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Community Development
  • Cuyahoga County
  • Employers Resource Council
  • IoT Collaborative
  • Information Security Summit
  • Information Technology Deans Consortium / Community College Collaborative
  • Northeast Ohio Cybersecurity Consortum (NEOCC)
  • State of Ohio Department of Higher Education and Office of Workforce Transformation
  • Stark State College (Skills Gap Research Partner)
  • TeamNEO and JobsOhio
  • University System of Ohio – Talent Development Resource Network
  • We Can Code IT (Sector Partnership Project)
  • Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Funders and Other Participants

  • Cleveland / Cuyahoga County Workforce Investment Board (Sector Partnership Grant)
  • Lorain County Community College (Backbone Organization and Central Office)
  • Nordson Corporation Foundation (Lorain County Programming)
  • State of Ohio (Ohio Skills Bank and Workforce Innovations Solutions Grants)
  • TalentNEO Funders Group
  • The Cleveland Foundation (Strategic Planning and Implementation)
  • The Fund for our Economic Future (Engage and Empower Grant)

High Schools through 2017*

The following is a list of schools that have participated in one or more of RITE’s programs.

Adlai E. Stevenson High School Hathaway Brown School Mayfield Excel (2 schools) Richmond Heights High School
Ashtabula Tech Center Heritage middle school Mayfield High School Rocky River High School
Avon High School Holy Name High School Mc2 Stem High School Roosevelt High School
Avon Middle School Home Schooled Menlo Park Academy Saint Ignatius High School
Bay High School Horizon Science Academy- Cleveland High School Mentor High School Saint Paschal Baylon
Beachwood High School Hudson High School Mentor High School (Three schools) School of One
Beaumont I Can Schools/ Northeast Ohio College Preparatory H.S. Middleburgh Heights Junior High Shaker Heights Middle School
Bedford High School Independence High School Midview High Shaker High School
Benedictine High School Independence Middle School National Inventors Hall of Fame High School Shaw High School
Berea-Midpark High School Jackson High School Near West Intergenerational Solon High School
Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School James F. Rhodes High School Nexus Solon Middle Schools
Brookside High John F. kennedy @PACT NIHF STEM High School St Edward high school
Brunswick High School John Hay Nordonia High School St. Anthony of Padua (Parma)
Brush High School John Marshall School of Information Technology Normandy High School St. Dominic School
Chippewa High School Kirtland high school North High School St. Ignatius High School
Cleveland Heights High School Lake High School North Olmsted High School Stow-Munroe Falls High School
Cleveland School of Science and Medicine at John Hay Lake Ridge Academy North Ridgeville High School Strongsville High School
Copley High School Lakewood High School North Royalton High School Summit Academy Lorain Secondary
Cuyahoga Falls High School Lakewood High School North Royalton High School The Intergenerational School
Cuyahoga Heights (CVCC) Laurel School Northwest High School The Ratner School
Cuyahoga Valley Career Center Lee Burneson Ohdela High school Theodore Roosevelt HS
East Technical High School Linconl-West High School Ohio Connections Academy Tremont Montessori
Elyria Catholic High School Lorain Junior Vocational School Olmsted Falls High School Trumbull Career Technical Center (Six schools)
Elyria High School Lorain High School Orange High School Tuslaw High School
Euclid High School Lutheran High School West Parma Community High School Twinsburg High School
Firestone High School Madison High School Parma High School University School
Garfield Heights High School Magnificat High School Portage Lakes Career Center Valley Forge High School
Glenoak High School Maple Heights High School R.B Chamberline Middle School Walsh Jesuit High School
Groveport Madision High School Massillon Jackson High School Revere High School West Geauga High School
Hamilton Local HS Max S. Hayes High School Woodridge High School West Shore Career-Technical District
Westlake High School

*2018 list will be updated in August, 2018 at the conclusion of RITE’s program year.

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