Our Team

“Psychological safety is kind of important”

Mr. Suter

Director of Grit9

“Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.”

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Noah is a sophomore that joined grit9 to learn more about new technology and further develop his social and soft skills.


Secretary of Grit 9

Carly is a Junior. She’s in Grit 9 because she can work on her soft skills and learn about business. She enjoys this class because she can grow in a safe environment.


President of Grit 9

This is Preston, the president of Grit 9. He is interested in web design and becoming a surgeon.




Emily is a junior. She wants to learn the soft skills, the business skills, the web design skills and she hopes that this class will help her in the future. She enjoys working on things that are on the computer. She enjoyed the computer application classes that she took with Mr. Suter during her sophmore year. She is a member on the volleyball, swim, and track team, as well as being involved with many other clubs within the school.


Jack is a sophmore at Elida. He is excited to finally be in a class he looks forward to daily and can grow in. Jack wants to start a business in Film.



Treasurer of Grit 9

AnnaMarie Rose is a Junior at Elida High School. She is the treasurer of Grit 9. The experience that Grit 9 has provided for her influenced her decision of what  to do after high school. She plans to go to Main Campus OSU and major in business or education.


Vice President of Grit 9

This is Nick, the Vice President of Grit 9. Nick is a sophomore and is interested in web design and business skills.



This is Connor, a junior at Elida High School. He’s the head of web design at Grit9 and is interested in stuff like programming and art.


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Applied Digital Skills
Each student needs:

  • A computer with internet access
  • A Google account

Tell students to:

  • Select “I am a student”
  • Enter class code XVVQKT
  • Watch the introductory video on their dashboard (if this is their first time using Applied Digital Skills)
  • Click into the first lessons of the class on their dashboard
  • Put on headphones and watch the first video


Students – take the Real World Scholars “Start of Year” Survey