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Blog Entries - 2016

Boys Holiday Basketball Tournament

Posted on: December 28, 2016

Boys Basketball Holiday Tournament results

Varsity Champs - Little Miami defeated Clinton Massie 55-52

Junior Varsity Champs - Waynesville defeated Little Miami 42-40

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Breakfast With Santa!

Posted on: December 16, 2016

WHS Boosters presents:
Breakfast With Santa
Admission $10 Kids, $5 Adult at the door 

Click this link for more information.

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Cold Weather is Here!!!!!!

Posted on: December 14, 2016

Just a reminder that cold weather is here. Please make sure that your child or children are dressed appropriately for the cold weather. Dress your child in layers: 1. Base layers (the layer right next to your child’s skin) What it does: wicks moisture

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Lady Spartans Win the SPARTAN HOLIDAY BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

Posted on: December 14, 2016

2016 Holiday Tournament

Lady Spartans win Championship game 56-52 over Miami Valley

 

 

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Pay For It

Posted on: November 22, 2016

  Attention: Action May Be Required! Your PayForIt.net login credentials will be changing from Username to Email Address on Monday, November 28th. In an effort to enhance the security of PayForIt.net, we are asking you to be

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Good News Friday - November 18, 2016

Posted on: November 18, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE THANKSGIVING BREAK NOVEMBER 23-25, 2016 Enjoy and have a safe holiday. K-5TH GRADE RESOURCE ROOM FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION   This year is off to a fantastic start! The students are excited about

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AVAILABLE CONTRACT FOR “PRE-BOND” ARCHITECT SERVICES

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Wayne Local School District (“District”) is seeking Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Architectural Pre-Bond Issue Assistance Services. This RFQ is being initiated to secure the services of a qualified firm to provide technical assistance for

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Good News Friday - November 4th , 2016

Posted on: November 4, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE The time is changing – change your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector batteries too! (November 6)  Clocks fall back. 2 PERFORMANCES LEFT TO SEE FALL PLAY   Please come and see our Double

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Good News Friday - October 28th , 2016

Posted on: October 28, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WAYNESVILLE HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREAT IS 6PM - 8PM HALLOWEEN IS A TIME FOR HAVING FUN - but it's also a good time for some important safety reminders for motorists and parents.

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WLS is Ranked 7th out of 86 School Districts

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Best-Performing School Districts in the Greater Dayton Region
WLS is Ranked 7th out of 86 School Districts

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Waynesville Middle School and High School Theatre Presents:

Posted on: October 27, 2016

Time is fast approaching to come and see our Double Bill Fall Play Featuring Snowy White and The Dwarfs and Rapunzel Uncut November 3rd - 5th  at 7pm in the Waynesville Middle School Auditorium. Tickets are $5 at the door.  Hope to see you

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Mary L. Cook Public Library

Posted on: October 24, 2016

NEWS FROM THE Mary L. Cook Public Library With almost 100 years rooted in the Waynesville community, the Mary L. Cook Public Library is branching out. We are pleased to announce that we have added a branch at the Waynesville Elementary Media Center in the

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Congratulations Ryan Teeters

Posted on: October 17, 2016

Members of the Warren County Safe Communities Coalition came together to choose a winner for the billboard contest, seeking artwork and a positive message to send to youth and adults to prevent vehicle crashes and deaths. We are excited to announce that

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PSAT Reminder

Posted on: October 14, 2016

THIS SATURDAYOCTOBER 15, 20167:30AMCAFETERIA Please enter the middle School doors. Bring proper ID if you are not a enrolled Waynesville student. Click here for the form Offical PSAT Student ID Form  BRING SHARPENED No. 2 PENCILS Know or bring your

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Good News Friday - October 7th, 2016

Posted on: October 7, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT'S OFFICE Enjoy the 47th Annual Sauerkraut Festival this weekend. NO SCHOOL DISTRICT-WIDE - MONDAY, OCTOBER 10 FIFTH GRADE MATHIn fifth grade math, we have just wrapped up our second unit on whole number multiplication and

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Good News Friday - September 23rd, 2016

Posted on: September 26, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WAYNESVILLE ELEMENTARY SAUERKRAUT BOOTH   Waynesville Elementary is selling sauerkraut macaroni and cheese at the 47th Annual Ohio Sauerkraut Festival! We are also serving plain macaroni and cheese for

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5K Donut Dash 2016

Posted on: September 23, 2016

Come be apart of this years 5k Donut Dash as Hisey Park. Click the link for more information. 5K Donut Dash 2016

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2015/16 State Report Card

Posted on: September 16, 2016

State report cards for year two of Ohio’s transition to new learning standards and state tests were released on Thursday morning. Overall grades across the State came in significantly lower than normal. Ohio Department of Education officials are urging

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Brian Blair Named National Merit Semifinalist!

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Brian Blair Named National Merit Semifinalist! Congratulations !!!!!! Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) have announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

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A.L.I.C.E. drill today at 9:00 am for WHS and WMS

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Waynesville Middle School and High School will be doing their first A.L.I.C.E. drill today at 9:00 am.  The A.L.I.C.E. program provides the staff and students the best possible options which they can employ in case of a critical incident. It will

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Once Call Now - TEST

Posted on: September 13, 2016

One Call Now This is a test of One Call Now. One Call Now is Wayne Local’s notification system used to contact students and school staff quickly and effectively by phone, email, and/or text message. You can receive phone calls, text alerts or

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Good News Friday - September 9th , 2016

Posted on: September 12, 2016

September 9, 2016 We’re SMALL enough to really know our students. That gives them BIG opportunities. Wayne Local School’s web site. www.wayne-local.com Follow the Superintendent on Facebook.   GOOD NEWS FROM THE

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Cincinnati ESSA Stakeholder Meeting

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Sponsored by Philanthropy Ohio, the Ohio Department of Education, The Greater Cincinnati Foundation, KnowledgeWorks and United Way of Greater Cincinnati Join in the conversation and contribute to Ohio’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan. Engage

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Dayton ESSA Stakeholder Meeting

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Sponsored by Philanthropy Ohio, the Ohio Department of Education, The Dayton Foundation, The Frank M. Tait Foundation, Vectren, Montgomery County Educational Service Center and Learn to Earn Dayton Join in the conversation and contribute to

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WCCC- Early Release

Posted on: September 6, 2016

A power outage at the Career Center and Alternative School has resulted in a dismissal of their students at 9:00 am.  WCCC students who ride WLS transportation will be brought to WHS. If students need WLS bus transportation home from WHS, they will need

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VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS- Reminder

Posted on: September 6, 2016

2016/2017 SEVENTH GRADE VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS The Ohio Department of Health has revised the School Immunization Requirements effective January 4, 2010. All students are to receive an additional dose of Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis) vaccine

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Wayne Local Schools are Open

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Wayne Local Schools are open today as POWER has returned to all buildings.   Buses are running on normal schedule. We are experiencing a problem with our One Call system.  Please disregard messages that do not relate to our power outage. 

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1st Home Football Game Tonight!!!!

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Varsity Football Waynesville Spartans  will host the Bellbrook Eagles tonight for the Home Opener at 7pm kick-off. Black Out In the Stands for tonight!  Come out and support Your Team Tonight!

Ticket price for all students, Adults and Seniors $6.00 at the gate.

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WARREN COUNTY PROSECUTOR DAVID FORNSHELL VISITS WMS August 24, 2016

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell visited Waynesville Middle School to address our student body.  Previously he has spoken to our 18 year old students (Seniors).  This presentation was designed for middle school aged students; age 13 is when

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Superintendent's Message

Posted on: August 24, 2016

Superintendent’s Message   At Waynesville we’re SMALL enough to really know our students.  That gives them BIG opportunities.   The 2016/17 school year is off and running; this week students and staff returned with smiles and a

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Good News Friday - August 19th , 2016

Posted on: August 19, 2016

  August 19, 2016 Wayne Local School’s web site. www.wayne-local.com Please check out our NEW website Follow the Superintendent on Facebook.   GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE First Day for

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Good News Friday - August 5th , 2016

Posted on: August 8, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE First Day for Students Grades 1-12 – Monday, August 22 First Day for Kindergarten and Preschool – Thursday, August 25 ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL HOMEROOM LISTS Class/Homeroom lists will be

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OHSAA Mandatory Parent Meeting

Posted on: July 28, 2016

The OHSAA requires every member school (grades 7-12) to conduct pre-season meetings with parents in order to better educate them on state interscholastic procedures and bylaws.  This meeting is also important to ensure that parents and participants

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WCCC Information 2016-17

Posted on: July 12, 2016

Welcome to the 2016-17 school year at the Warren County Career Center. One of our primary goals is to ensure that you begin the new school year with a positive and encouraging experience. The first day of school for WCCC Juniors is August 11, 2016. The first

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Good News Friday - June 3rd, 2016

Posted on: June 3, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE HAVE A SAFE AND ENJOYABLE SUMMER BREAK. Summer Office Hours Elementary Office will be open through June 7 regular hours. Middle School Office will be open through June 15 regular hours High School Office will

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Pertussis – “Whooping Cough”

Posted on: May 24, 2016

As the school year comes to an end please be aware that pertussis also known as “Whooping Cough” was diagnosed in Waynesville Elementary. The bacillus is present in the saliva/phlegm of an infected person.  People become infected through

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Good News Friday - May 20th, 2016

Posted on: May 20, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE Last School Day for Students Wednesday, May 25.  We will have a district wide 2 Hour Early Release.   PLAN “B” – TWO HOUR EARLY RELEASE SCHEDULE Kindergarten &

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Class of 2016

Posted on: May 19, 2016

One Hundred Forty-Fourth Commencement Exercises  Waynesville High School presents the Class of 2016 Sunday May 29th , 2016 2:00

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Class of 2016 Senior Walk

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Tuesday, May 17th 8:00 a.m. Senior Breakfast/Honors Assembly/Senior Walk – 8:00 A.M.- All seniors are required to be here and will participate in the assembly. (WCCC/CCP INCLUDED)   We will meet in the cafeteria at 7:15 for breakfast and

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WHS BAND PRESENTS THE 12th ANNUAL JAZZ DINNER

Posted on: May 10, 2016

Mark your calendars for Friday, May 20th as the Waynesville Band transforms the Middle School gym into a jazz hall for the 12th Annual Jazz Dinner! Come sample the musical delicacies performed by Spartan Steel and the WHS Jazz Band!  The doors open at

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Update - Suspect in Custody

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Waynesville Police Department has continued their investigation into the night and have a suspect in custody at this time.  We would like to thank Chief Copeland and his staff for their hard work.  We would also like to thank the Warren County

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Message from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: May 6, 2016

In light of the events of the past two days, we would like to ensure all parents and community members that the safety of our students and staff is always our first priority. We make all decisions based on that priority. Staff and students remain safe and

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Mid-Day Update 1:00 PM

Posted on: May 6, 2016

This message is to inform parents that all three school buildings have resumed normal routines including the attendance of classes and lunches.  All state testing has been cancelled for the day.  The threat that resulted in this

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Updated information...

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Updated information... Afternoon Kindergarten for 5/6/16 has been cancelled due to traffic congestion issues.  The 3rd grade field trip has been cancelled, and will be rescheduled. Morning kindergarten will be dismissed at normal

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UPDATE- 9:00 a.m.

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Waynesville Elementary School has been cleared by the tactical team and students will be returning to the "elementary only" at this time. Students will be walking from Quaker Heights to the elementary building with the intention of having a

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Waynesville High School and Middle School will be evacuated at this time as there has been a threat. Law officials have been notified and are on the scene and the situation is under control. Students will report to the following locations and report to your

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Mid-Day Update

Posted on: May 5, 2016

The threat referenced in an earlier communication this morning is now part of an active criminal investigation.  We are working very closely with law enforcement and Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell.  We have no additional information to

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Wayne Local Schools received a  threat to one of its buildings.  The circumstances of the threat include vagueness, and the legitimacy of the threat has been deemed extremely unlikely.  All buildings have been cleared by local law

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Confirmed Case of Pertussis in Waynesville Elementary

Posted on: May 3, 2016
Tags: Elementary

CONFIRMED CASE OF PERTUSSIS IN WAYNESVILLE ELEMENTARY   There has been a confirmed case of pertussis in Waynesville Elementary. The bacillus, Bordatella pertussis, is the cause of this illness, which is also known as “Whooping Cough”. 

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Good News Friday - April 29th, 2016

Posted on: April 29, 2016

  Open Enrollment Applications will be accepted Monday, May 2 starting at 8:00 a.m. in the Superintendent’s Office.  Please visit our website to print the application and course request forms. A NOTE FROM THE CHOIR ROOM   On Saturday,

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SPARTAN CONCERT BAND PERFORMING AT OMEA STATE

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Good luck to the Waynesville High School Concert Band as they take the stage this Friday, April 29th for the Southwest Region OMEA State Large Group Adjudicated Event. Over the past decade, the concert band has consistently qualified for this honor, earning a

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WHS Attends Daylight Prom

Posted on: April 27, 2016

On April 22nd, students from the high school attended Daylight Prom.  This year’s prom was hosted by Little Miami Schools at the Oasis Conference Center in Loveland.  The theme for prom was Disney and Dancing.  While at prom, students

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Good News Friday - April 22nd, 2016

Posted on: April 22, 2016

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WAYNESVILLE ART SHOW - TODAY   The Waynesville district Art Show takes place this Friday, April 22nd from 5-8 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. Works from kindergarten to high school will be on

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Judges Needed For Elementary Science Fair!

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Waynesville’s fourth and fifth grade students will be participating in the science fair on May 19.  We need judges!!  Judges would need to be here at 12:00 on the 19th.  You do not need any specialized training or an engineering degree to

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Good News Friday - April 15th, 2016

Posted on: April 15, 2016
Tags: Gnf

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE SUMMER READING TIPS   Your children have grown to be great readers this year!  They have learned many new reading skills that will still need to be practiced over the summer to ensure retention and

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VARSITY BASEBALL ON TV

Posted on: April 14, 2016

ICRC-TV will be out to cover the Waynesville Spartans vs. Indian Hill Braves Varsity Baseball game tonight! The game will be broadcast LIVE at www.icrctv.com and will start at 5:00 pm.. After the game it will be available ON DEMAND at the same site.

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2016 W.H.S. Theatre Presents THE WIZARD OF OZ

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Don’t miss the 2016 W.H.S. Theatre Spring Musical, THE WIZARD OF OZ, April 15-16 and 22-23 at 7:00 PM and Sunday, April 17 at 2:00 PM!  Advance tickets are on sale now at W.H.S.  Tickets may also be purchased starting at 6:00 on show

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Good News Friday - April 8th

Posted on: April 8, 2016
Tags: Gnf

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE PROJECT EXCELLENCE WINNERS   Each year the Area Progress Council of Warren County recognizes two Project Excellence Teachers from each school district. This year Amy Lipinski (2nd grade) and Melissa

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Good News Friday - March 24th

Posted on: March 24, 2016
Tags: Gnf

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE SPRING BREAK BEGINS FRIDAY, MARCH 25TH - ENJOY SCHOOL REOPENS MONDAY, APRIL 4TH LONG TERM SUB POSITION OPEN HS SECRETARY Start Date April 13 until the end of the school year. Questions contact:  Randy

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Good News Friday - March 18th, 2016

Posted on: March 18, 2016
Tags: Gnf

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE SPRING BREAK BEGINS FRIDAY, MARCH 25TH WAYNESVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STARS ARE SHINING BRIGHT!   Waynesville Elementary School is committed to creating a positive environment for all students.  Each

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WARREN COUNTY EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTER 2016 SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMPS

Posted on: March 17, 2016

It is time to start planning for this summer!  View the Warren County Educational Service Center 2016 Summer Enrichment Camp list and register by simply going to www.warrencountyesc.com . Descriptions and registration forms can be found on the WCESC

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Good News Friday - March 11th, 2016

Posted on: March 11, 2016
Tags: Gnf

  March 11, 2016 Wayne Local School’s   GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE DON'T FORGET TO SET YOUR CLOCKS AHEAD ONE HOUR SUNDAY, MARCH 13. Getting More Students to Begin their Day with

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Student Council hosts Community Blood Drive

Posted on: March 10, 2016

The Student Council is hosting their semi-annual Blood Drive on Wednesday, March 23rd in the high school gym from 8-12:00.  Donation permission forms and information sheets are available in the Media Center and in the office.   ***NEW FDA

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Good News Friday - March 4th, 2016

Posted on: March 4, 2016

  March 4, 2016 Wayne Local School’s web site. www.wayne-local.com   Follow the Superintendent on Facebook.   GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WLS ARTWORK BEING DISPLAYED   Starting this Friday the

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Waynesville Students and Staff Supporting the Mohawks

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Waynesville Students and Staff Supporting the Mohawks as they return to school today ‪#‎inourthoughts

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Waynesville High School NHS Inductions

Posted on: March 1, 2016
Tags: Parent information

Please join us on Friday, March 4th at 8:00 a.m. in the high school gym as we will be honoring the 2015-16 students selected to the National Honor Society. 

Congratulations to all those being honored.

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Good News Friday February 26th, 2016

Posted on: February 26, 2016
Tags: Gnf

Good News Friday February 26th, 2016   GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WAYNE LOCAL PRESCHOOL PROGRAM - Applications accepted March 1 at 8:00 a.m.   Wayne Local Schools offers services to both special needs and typical children

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Good News Friday February 12, 2016

Posted on: February 12, 2016
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February 12, 2016 Wayne Local School’s web site. www.wayne-local.com   Follow the Superintendent on Facebook.  GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE SCHOOL CLOSED - MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15 - PRESIDENTS' DAY2016/17 School

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School Calendars

Posted on: February 11, 2016
Tags: Parent information

Please click to see the revised and adopted school calendar's for Wayne Local Schools Revised 2015-2016 School Calendar Adopted 2016-2017 School

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WAYNE LOCAL HALL OF FAME

Posted on: February 5, 2016
Tags: Parent information

The Wayne Local Hall of Fame exists to recognize individuals who exemplified excellence in two categories: 1) Academic Leadership (accomplishments while a student in the Wayne Local School District, and/or 2) Success and Citizenship (accomplishments after

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PROJECT EXCELLENCE NOMINATION FORMS DEADLINE FEBRUARY 26, 2016

Posted on: February 5, 2016
Tags: Parent information

It’s that time again to nominate an excellent Educator or an Innovative Teacher. Remember the educator must hold a current teaching certificate and work at Wayne Local. You can access the nomination form 2 different ways. You can nominate deserving

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WAYNE LOCAL PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

Posted on: February 5, 2016
Tags: Parent information

Wayne Local Schools offers services to both special needs and typical children with curriculum and settings tailored to the science of early childhood education. The Wayne Local School preschool provides both center-based and itinerant (visiting) teaching

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