District News

Blog Entries - January 2023

CORE VALUES

CORE Value Character Ceremony - Series: KNOWLEDGE

Posted on: January 27, 2023

ELEMENTARY CHARACTER TRAIT RECOGNITION   The elementary school held a Core Value Character Ceremony to honor students who exemplify the January word of the month - "KNOWLEDGE."  Congratulations to these students for excellently modeling

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candy grams

Candy Grams on Sale Starting Monday, Jan. 30th

Posted on: January 27, 2023

The High School Student Council has organized a fundraiser and will be selling Candy Grams during High School lunches beginning January 30th. The Candy Grams will be delivered the week of February 13th for Valentine's Day!  For questions,

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athletic calendar

Athletic Calendar

Posted on: January 27, 2023
running club

W-E-S Running Club

Posted on: January 27, 2023

The Running Club is an experimental 6 week program in the Elementary School which began at the beginning of the second semester.  This is an opportunity for members to get daily exercise before class begins.  Exercising before brain work stimulates

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communication

Communication from Wayne Local

Posted on: January 27, 2023

The Education Connection (TEC) The Education Connection (TEC) is Wayne Local’s notification system used to contact students and school staff quickly and effectively by phone and/or email.  You can receive notifications regarding School

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dr jim byers

Board Member Spotlight

Posted on: January 27, 2023

January is School Board Recognition Month & we continue to celebrate our Board of Education members who dedicate countless hours to the success of our district!  This week, we are featuring Board Member Dr. Jim Byers. Dr. Jim Byers, Board

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students working

Getting the Job Done!

Posted on: January 27, 2023
Students at Wayne Local are SHOWING UP...PUTTING IN THE WORK... AND GETTING IT DONE following a snow day/remote learning day this week!
Great job Spartans!!
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stick running figure

News from 6th, 7th, & 8th P.E. Class

Posted on: January 27, 2023

First Semester Students that scored in the High Fitness Performance Zone   8th GradeSage Beck, Emma Capozzolo, Delaney Snook, Wyatt Crawford, Books Dunford, Kloe Frankenberg, Ben Nelson, Aislin Turkelson, Wyatt Wuerstl, Matthew Knott, Macy Todd,

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youth preparedness council

Youth Preparedness Council Opportunity

Posted on: January 26, 2023

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is looking for students in grades 8 -11 interested in supporting disaster preparedness to join the Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). This is a great opportunity for the YPC members to learn leadership skills and

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food service

Food Service Menus Now Available Online

Posted on: January 26, 2023

Please click the link to be directed to our Food Service Page where you can view, download and print menus for the month.

School Menus

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president and vice president

2023 Appointed Board of Education President and Vice President

Posted on: January 26, 2023

Earlier this momth, the school board held its organization meeting & appointed Darren Amburgy as the board president and Brad Conner as the vice president for 2023.

Many thanks to each member of our Board of Education for all they do to serve our community!

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Wayne Local Schools- Closed, Wednesday, January 25

Posted on: January 24, 2023

Based on expected weather conditions, Wayne Local schools  will be closed on Wednesday, January 25. This will give parents ample opportunity to plan accordingly, as well as ensure the safety of our staff and students. Junior high and high school

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honor roll

Quarter 2 Honor Roll - 2022-2023

Posted on: January 24, 2023

JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL 7th Grade 3.75 and above:Johanna Adams, Hudson Back, Madison Bell, Avery Blank, Ella Buchanan, Audrey Crumback, Julia Crumback, Devyn Day, Matthew Elliott, Jacob Federle, Lauren Fessler, Morgan Flick, Brielle Gamble, Owen

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perfect attendance

Quarter 2 Perfect Attendance - 2022-2023

Posted on: January 24, 2023

JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL 7th Grade:Isabela Baker, Matthew Beck, Madison Bell, Avery Blank, Matthew Elliott, Ethan Frye, Owen Glaser, Braylon Hammett, Shepherd Hively, Lucas Jacobs, Annalise Larsen, Tyler Linkhart, Joshua Marks, Gregory Marlow, Coralyn

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computers class

5th Grade Computers Class

Posted on: January 20, 2023

Students in 5th grade computers class work on their computer skills in Ms. Hartzell's class.  The students explained that they are improving their skills and learning how to do slideshow presentations with google slides.  They have also been working

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college credit plus

2023-2024 College Credit Meeting

Posted on: January 20, 2023

WHEN:  February 16, 2023TIME:  5:00pmLOCATION:   WHS SPARTAN ROOMREQUIREMENT:  If your student has NOT participated in CCP before, the information meeting is recommended.  If you cannot attend, you will need to meet with

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carolyn huber

Welcome New Treasurer Carolyn Huber

Posted on: January 19, 2023

We are pleased to announce the Board of Education has selected Carolyn Huber as Treasurer of Wayne Local Schools during a special Board of Education meeting this evening.  Mrs. Huber comes to Wayne Local Schools from Xenia Community Schools where she

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pto elections

PTO Elections

Posted on: January 18, 2023
board meeting

Notice: Special Meeting for the Board of Education

Posted on: January 18, 2023

Special Board Meeting tonight, January 18th at 5:30 pm in the Performing Arts Center, 2nd Floor Board Room for the purpose of considering the employment of school treasurer. 

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project excellence forms

Project Excellence Nomination Forms are Available and Due Feb. 28th

Posted on: January 18, 2023

Project Excellence Mail-In Form PROJECT EXCELLENCE 2023 Excellence in Teaching Educator Award Nomination   The Project Excellence Committee of the Area Progress Council of Warren County, Inc. seeks to recognize and honor excellent teachers within the

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wrestling news

Wrestling News

Posted on: January 18, 2023

Posted:  1-18-23 On Saturday, the Spartans Wrestling team participated in the Bellbrook invitational. The meet went extremely well with the team finishing third overall in team points. Nearly everyone on the team ended up placing most notably however

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girls basketball

High School Girls Basketball

Posted on: January 17, 2023

Posted:   1-17-2023 Last Saturday, the Lady Spartans took on the Legacy Christian Knights at home. The Lady Spartans had capitalized on an early lead giving virtually no chance for the Knights to get onto the scoreboard. During the second quarter

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collage shots

High School Boys Basketball

Posted on: January 17, 2023

Posted:  1-17-2023 Last Friday, the Spartans stung the Monroe Hornets off the court at home. Waynesville had captured a close lead in the first quarter with the Hornets barely keeping up with the Spartans on both sides of the court. The second period

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flower sale

Flower Sale - Grades 9-12

Posted on: January 17, 2023

PRE-SALE OF FLOWERS FOR VALENTINE'S DAY!
$2.00
WILL BE SOLD DURING HIGH SCHOOL LUNCHES
FROM JANUARY 17TH - 19TH!

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chemistry and inspiration

Inspiration Can Be Found Everywhere

Posted on: January 16, 2023

As you walk the hallways and classrooms of Wayne Local Schools, inspiration can be found everywhere.  Sometimes they are large messages like this bulletin board outside of the chemistry classroom, while other times, it is a lot of small messages like you

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mother son dance

Mother Son Dance - February 11th

Posted on: January 13, 2023

The After Prom is once again hosting the Mother/Son Dance on Saturday,February 11th from 6 to 8pm.  And Moms of Waynesville.... we heard you, and are rolling out the Red Carpets.  Come dressed in your best at the "Stepping Out With My

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Kaeleb Payton - spelling bee

Waynesville Elementary School Spelling Bee

Posted on: January 12, 2023

One student from our school will represent us in the 2023 WCPO 9 Regional Spelling Bee program, which will determine who moves on to the 2023 Scripps National Spelling Bee. With a winning word of tallyho, fourth grade student Kaeleb Payton is

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life mapping

Spanish II Using Life Maps to Tell a Story

Posted on: January 12, 2023

Students in Mrs. Horvath's Spanish II class work on a Life Mapping project where they will create presentations that road map the story of their life. Next week, the students will get to present their life story using the Spanish language and only photos on

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SPARTAN CARDS

Scratch and Win!

Posted on: January 12, 2023

The junior and senior high schools have a fun incentive for students caught exhibiting key school values... being Responsible, being Respectful, and being Ready.  The incentive scratch off cards are presented to students where if they are holding a

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shrek

Theater Production Informational Meeting - Shrek!

Posted on: January 11, 2023

Our Shrek Student Kickoff meeting is Thursday, January 26th from 2:45-4pm in the choir room.    It is for students grades 8-12 interested in participating in the musical, cast and crew.       Future

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recycling students

K-6th Grade Recycle Club

Posted on: January 11, 2023

Recycling Club students are eager to bring back the recycling program while learning life skills. Students will create checklists during the week, and then pick up recycling containers from all teachers on Fridays. Students will be wearing yellow vests,

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technology things

National Technology Appreciation

Posted on: January 11, 2023

National Technology Day is recognized this month and focuses on the way technology changes the world and looks to the future of technology. From the wheel to smartphones, we honor technological achievements made that impact our daily lives. At Wayne

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board of education

January is National Board of Education Recognition Month

Posted on: January 9, 2023

"Supporting Success for All Students"

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swimming

Waynesville Swimming Update

Posted on: January 9, 2023

The swim team competed at the Xenia Sprints Meet Thursday evening.  They had a very successful meet.  They will compete again this weekend at the Princeton Invitational. 

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springboro community theater

Wayne Local Students in Springboro Production!

Posted on: January 9, 2023

Nolan Todd (Senior) plays two characters: Bruno and VolstaggClara Kolaczkowski (Senior) plays two characters: Ammi and HogunAlice Kolaczkowski (6th grade) plays Attli and Fangirl   MARVEL: SPOTLIGHT, showing at the Springboro Community Theater January

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samantha erbach

Candidate Announced for Gatorade Player of the Year

Posted on: January 9, 2023

Samantha Erbach has been announced as a candidate for Girls Soccer Gatorade Player of the Year in Ohio. The Gatorade Player of the Year award was established in 1985 to recognize the nation’s most elite high school student-athletes for their athletic

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Attention Waynesville Elementary School Families

Posted on: January 6, 2023

Attention Waynesville Elementary School Families, this is a reminder that our student DISMISSAL PROCEDURES will be changing on Monday, January 9th. Please review the letter that was emailed by Mrs. Garafolo regarding which pickup lane or parking lot

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winter snow ball dance

6th Grade Winter Snow Ball Dance

Posted on: January 6, 2023

SAVE THE DATE!  The 6th Grade Winter Snow Ball will be held on Saturday, January 28th in the Waynesville Elementary School Gymnasium/Cafeteria (7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.).  When putting away your holiday decorations, please keep the PTO in

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allie freese signing

Signing Day

Posted on: January 4, 2023

Allie Freese signed with Wright State University to continue her academic and athletic career in Soccer next year.  Congratulations to Allie and her family!

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winter competition squad

High School Competition Cheer

Posted on: January 4, 2023

In December, the competition cheer teams competed at Wittenberg University for the OHSAA competition.  The squad made it to the finals and performed well.  They also competed at Bellbrook HS and placed 2nd in both categories.  

Good Job Team!  

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junior high competition cheer

Junior High Competition Squad

Posted on: January 4, 2023

In December, the Junior High Competition Cheerleading squad competed at Bellbrook and brought home 1st place in Gameday!

Way to go girls! 

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softball team

Softball Team - Volunteering and Donating

Posted on: January 4, 2023

On Wednesday night, December 21st, the softball team, coaches, and recent alumni came together to serve at Sugartree Ministries in Wilmington, OH. The team provided and served a meal, cleaned, and sorted clothing. They also donated blankets, hats and gloves

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experiential learning

Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: January 4, 2023

Students in Experiential Learning at the high school presented their final pitches to judges on Monday December 5th.  The students created product concepts and partnered with Sinclair Community College to research business creation.  They were

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saxophone performance

Amazing Saxophone Performances!

Posted on: January 4, 2023

A HUGE congratulations to the WHS saxophone quartet comprised of seniors Carter Atkins (alto), Nick Ronald (alto), Ryan Leopold (tenor) and David Weaver (baritone) this past week, with performances on Thursday at the Art Show and Mary L. Cook

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