Broadview Heights is a city situated between Cleveland and Akron at the crossroads of north/south and east/west highways. Broadview Heights has many recreation programs and is a business friendly community. The students attend two different school districts of either Brecksville-Broadview Heights or North Royalton. The north half attends Brecksville-Broadview Heights and the south half attends North Royalton. Both school districts are regarded highly with an "excellent" ratings. Broadview Heights is also the home of Assumption Academy a Catholic School, and Lawrence School, a school for children with learning difficulties.