St. Vincent-St. Mary High School promotes health and wellness in a supportive environment where the community demonstrates a commitment to a happy and healthy lifestyle. The mission is to lead and to serve, enlighten the mind, develop the body, touch the heart, inspire the soul.
STVM is committed to maintaining a positive learning environment, one that is safe and healthy for all its students. We are invested in establishing and reinforcing patterns of making health-minded decisions. For this reason have implement a universal drug testing program.
The goal of the strength and conditioning program is to educate students on training fundamentals, nutrition, recovery and their role in health and performance. Lifting sessions are Monday-Friday from 3:15-4:00 for in-season teams, and 4:15-5:00 for off-season teams. We ask that a sports coach is present at lifting sessions for extra supervision. If you would like to schedule your team please contact Coach Burns.
Kyle Burns is a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the national strength and conditioning association and has a masters degree from the University of Akron. Kyle was a 4 year varsity wrestler at Ashland University where he was a national qualifier.
School schedule will begin Monday 8/23. Strength and conditioning session will be Monday-Thursday: In-season: 3:15-4:00 Off season: 4:15-5:00
The goal is to educate students on training fundamentals, nutrition, recovery and their role in health and performance. We will teach technique in strength training and speed/agility and how it impacts performance on the field. This is a great opportunity to develop physical preparation, improve resilience to injuries, increase strength and power, increase speed and agility, improve flexibility and mobility.
Reach out to Coach Burns if you have any questions.
The mission of St. Vincent-St. Mary High School's comprehensive school counseling program is to advocate for an environment that supports high achievement for all students and will empower them to become effective learners, responsible citizens, and productive members of a global workforce.
In collaboration with other educators and families, the counseling program will enable all students to experience educational success by providing preventative and responsive services in the areas of academic, career, and personal-social development to help students reach their full potential.
Dr. Julie Mehigan Kerr is a native of Akron and is a graduate of St. Vincent-St. Mary High School’s Class of 1986. She deepened her Fighting Irish roots at the University of Notre Dame and received her M. D. degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine at University Hospitals of Cleveland and is currently an attending physician in the Sports Medicine department at Akron Children’s Hospital. In addition to her clinic duties, Dr. Kerr serves as the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program Director. She is the Medical Director of The University of Akron Student Health Services and is a Team Physician for The University’s Department of Athletics. Dr. Kerr resides in Bath with her husband and son, Evan VM21.
Dr. Mark John Adamczyk was born in Madison, WI and grew up in Kalamazoo, MI. He attended Msgr. John R. Hackett Catholic Central High School, a Marianist high school and whose mascot is also the Fighting Irish. After receiving his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, NE in 1999, he has been in Akron since, completing his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Akron General Medical Center in 2004. He then went on to a fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego. Dr. Adamczyk has a special interest in clubfoot, pediatric orthopedic trauma, infantile orthopedic conditions and developmental dysplasia of the hip. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America, the American Orthopaedic Association, the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is currently the Vice Chairman of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at Akron Children’s Hospital. Dr. Adamczyk lives in Fairlawn with his wife, Becky, and has two sons, Mitchell VM17 and Shane VM23.