Utica Shale Academy is adding satellite program in Columbiana County

The eastern Ohio charter school that trains high school students for jobs in the oil and natural gas industry is expanding with a new location in Columbiana County, reports Columbus Business First. The newspaper says the Utica Shale Academy near Salineville, Ohio, will open a satellite program at Columbiana High School to serve students in the northern part of Columbiana County. The academy opened at Southern Local High School near Salineville in the fall of 2014. (See our June 23, 2014 blog “Utica Shale Academy gearing up for September opening.”) For more, read the full Business First story.