District News

Blog Entries - 2017

pumpkin and bell

19 Days Until Election Day!

Posted on: October 19, 2017

 Remember to join our Facebook Event on November 7th!! Facebook

read more …
historical building

The 1915 Building

Posted on: October 19, 2017

The 1915 building, although over 100 years old, serves as a historic original building representing the heritage of Wayne Local Schools. During community forums, residents were clear that saving the facade of the building was worth the extra trouble and cost.

read more …
5th quarter image

5th Quarter After Football Party

Posted on: October 19, 2017

After Friday’s Game (October 27), grades 6-12 come down to the Waynesville First Baptist Gym to keep the game rolling!

Dodgeball, a DJ, Food, and FUN will be provided for free!

Ends at midnight.  

FREE ADMISSION!

read more …
photographer emoji

Middle School Picture RETAKES Day

Posted on: October 19, 2017

On Friday, October 27th, Waynesville Middle School is having Picture RETAKES Day.   Students who need to have retakes taken or if they missed the original picture day should plan for this day.  If you received a set of pictures, and wish to have

read more …
learning about fire safety

Fire Station Visit with Elementary Youngsters

Posted on: October 19, 2017

On Wednesday of this week, the Waynesville Elementary Preschool and Kindergarten students visited the Wayne Township Fire Department.  Check out this dose of adorable!  

Thank you to the awesome WTFD for making this happen!!

#community

#waynelocalschools

read more …
halloween animated figures

Pumpkin Bash Dance Oct. 19th

Posted on: October 19, 2017

The Middle School is having a school dance on Thursday, Oct. 19th from 6:30-8:30 in the Middle School gym.

Tickets are $3

Bring your best costume for the costume contest!

A concession stand will be available.

See you there!!!

 

read more …
Building our community's future now sign

Building Our Community's Future Now

Posted on: October 19, 2017

October 19 BUILDING OUR COMMUNITY’S FUTURE NOW:   The design phase of new facilities are truly a community effort that takes into consideration a school community’s many needs as well as its wants. After passage of Issue 19 the design

read more …
pink football

Pink Out Game This Friday! Oct. 20th

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Pink Out Game This Friday!   At this Friday night’s football game, we will be hosting a PINK OUT in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Come out and support our football team while decked out in

read more …
spartan snow club logo

Spartan Snow Sports Club

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Spartan Snow Sports Club is a Middle School/High School Club currently open to new members.   Throughout this website you will find club information, pricing, contact information, and updates. To view the details of the club along with pricing,

read more …
Buzz and Fact image tags

Fact-Check: The Buzz about the Bond (Issue 19)

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Intended to clarify some misconceptions about the upcoming

Bond Issue on the Nov. 7 ballot.

read more …
national unity day logo

Stand Up Against Bullying and Wear Orange on October 25th, 2017

Posted on: October 18, 2017

About Unity Day Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Unity Day 2018: Wednesday, October 24. Save the date!   UNITY DAY: Together against bullying. United for kindness, acceptance and inclusion. Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Make it ORANGE and make it

read more …
Red Ribbon Week logo

Red Ribbon Week Coming October 23rd

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Red Ribbon Week October 23rd - 29th Hands Down - We Are Drug Free!   Students will be learning the history of Red Ribbon Week Students will be decorating and displaying "hands" to show that HANDS DOWN - WE ARE DRUG FREE! Students are invited to

read more …
Wayne Local Bus Drivers

Bus Safety Week - Oct. 16-22

Posted on: October 17, 2017

Held during the third full week of October each year, National School Bus Safety Week is an active and evolving public education program and an excellent way for parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus operators, school administrators, and other

read more …
Scholarship winner 2017

The Ohio Sauerkraut Festival Scholarship 2017

Posted on: October 17, 2017

  Scholarship Winners:   Sauerkraut Festival Scholarships in the amount of $1000 go to: Sophie Brown Daniel Papanek James Schneider Liana Webb   The Sauerkraut Festival Founder Albert “Cap” Stubbs is recognized with

read more …
restaurant dancing

Foreign Language Club to Visit El Meson Restaurant

Posted on: October 17, 2017

The Foreign Language Club visited El Meson Restaurant on Monday, October 16th and had a blast!  See all of the pictures on the Twitter page @WHS_forlang

read more …
fire truck

Fire Safety Day at Waynesville Elementary School

Posted on: October 17, 2017

Fire Safety Day came to Waynesville Elementary School to provide and educational experience for our young students.  This is an annual event provided by Wayne Township and we appreciate all of their efforts to keep our young ones educated and smart about fire safety.  

 

read more …
handicapped accessible image

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?

Posted on: October 16, 2017

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?   NEW LEARNING SPACES PROVIDE HANDICAPPED ACCESS: · Provide ADA-compliant signage, electric water coolers, toilets, sinks, urinals, toilet partitions and toilet accessories to facilitate the

read more …
high school volleyball team

Both Varsity and JV VOLLEYBALL go 3-0 on the week!!

Posted on: October 13, 2017

VOLLEYBALL CLINCHES LEAGUE TITLE!  Varsity Undefeated in SWBL Buckeye Division! JV 11-1 in SWBL!   The Volleyball teams hosted Carlisle on Tuesday in their last home match of the season.  It was a clean sweep for both teams.  JV won

read more …
7th grade volleyball team

Middle School Volleyball Teams Wrap Up Their Season

Posted on: October 13, 2017

Congratulations to a strong season finishes from both our 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams.  7th Grade also brought home a title for the Middle School Spartans!  

Fantastic effort by everyone and Way to Go!!!

read more …
school safety sign

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?

Posted on: October 13, 2017

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?   NEW LEARNING SPACES PROVIDE IMPROVED SECURITY: Security system upgrades consisting of motion detectors and cameras Door contacts at exterior doors to monitor in and out Computer controlled door access

read more …
boys soccer image

WHS Men's Soccer - SWBL Champs!

Posted on: October 13, 2017

Congratulations to the Spartans Men's Soccer who secured their title as 2017 SWBL Champs!!!

Well done!

read more …
receiving award

WAYNESVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED!

Posted on: October 13, 2017

At the Regional Conference, Waynesville Elementary School Principal Tammy Burchfield, and Superintendent Pat Dubbs received the official plaque for being honored as a National Blue Ribbon School.

Congratulations to the entire building as they celebrate this enormous accomplishment!!! The entire community is extremely proud!!

read more …
elementary classroom

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?

Posted on: October 12, 2017

WHAT WOULD A NEW LEARNING SPACE PROVIDE?   NEW LEARNING SPACES SHOULD BE: Handicap accessible Comfortable Allow different seating patterns and configurations Multipurpose spaces Bright spaces Temperature controlled Technology

read more …
girls varsity soccer

Varsity Girls Soccer Wins SWBL

Posted on: October 12, 2017

Update:  10/11/2017  Varsity Girls Soccer Wins SWBL

 

Varsity Lady Spartans earn their third straight title in the SWBL as League Champions!!  

Congratulations Girls Soccer!!  

#22Strong

read more …
manufacturing tour

Manufacturing Day - October 6th

Posted on: October 10, 2017

Waynesville 7th grade students recently visited Gem City Engineering to learn more about what Manufacturing Day represents.  The students were taken on tours through the manufacturing facility and learned about all aspects of the manufacturing process

read more …
cross country symbol

Cross Country Update

Posted on: October 10, 2017

Update:  10-10-2017:    Our cross country teams had a very good weekend at Eaton in our last tune-up before the league championship. Starting the day was our freshmen group of Gavin Price, Joey Phillips and Kameron Bauer, they ran in

read more …
photo of united way donation

United Way Donation Gives Back

Posted on: October 10, 2017

United way gives back to our community by donating to our kindergarteners.  All of the Waynesville Elementary kindergarten students received a book titled Oh, The Things You Can Do That Are Good For You! featuring ways to stay healthy.  The

read more …
high school grant challenge logo

McDonald's High School Grant Challenge

Posted on: October 9, 2017

Round 2 - McDonald's High School Grant Challenge The Waynesville Spartans moved onto Round 2! If you haven’t done so, please log on to https://highschoolgrantchallenge.com/ and vote for Waynesville in Bracket 2, Division 5. Today marks the

read more …
group presentation

BOND ISSUE FORUM THURSDAY, OCT. 5th

Posted on: October 7, 2017

We had a successful turnout from interested community members last night in the elementary gym for the Facilities Plan Forum.  

Superintendent Pat Dubbs and Treasurer Ron James were there to present facilities conceptual designs and answer questions regarding the Bond Issue 19.  

read more …
black tshirt

Pink Out Football Game Tshirts and Hoodies Available to Order Now

Posted on: October 6, 2017

Our Annual Pink Out Football Game will be held Friday, October 20th.  For the order form, click the link to view the unisex  t-shirt and hoodie available.   Apparel for the event will be pink design on black clothing.  Samples will be

read more …
FAFSA meeting

FAFSA Meeting in the Spartan Room Last Evening

Posted on: October 6, 2017

Great turnout tonight for the FAFSA meeting with Junior/Sebior parents and students.  Thank you to Wright State University's Michelle Dixon for taking the time to educate the group on current FAFSA information.  

read more …
ACT test image

ACT Test Prep Fall 2017

Posted on: October 6, 2017

High School Junior and Seniors are invited to participate in the ACT free review held at WHS.  For details on registration, please click the link below.  Saturday, October 7th at Waynesville High School.

ACT FREE REVIEW WHS -fall 2017

read more …
FACILTY PLANNING PROCESS PLAN

Potential Uses of Spaces in a New Facilty

Posted on: October 5, 2017

FACILITY PLANNING PROCESS

read more …
parent teacher conference image

HS/MS Parent-Teacher Conferences Oct. 5

Posted on: October 4, 2017

High School and Middle School Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held this Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 4:00-7:00pm.  Conferences will be in 15 minute increments and held in their classrooms. High School & Middle School:  To schedule an

read more …
voters

Are You Registered to Vote?

Posted on: October 3, 2017

  GENERAL ELECTION Election Date: November 7, 2017 Registration Deadline: October 10, 2017 Link to answer your

read more …
Book talk presentation

Mary L. Cook Shares the Newest Titles with Middle School Languarge Arts Classes

Posted on: October 3, 2017

Wednesday, September 28, 2017, the Mary L. Cook Library, visited the Middle School Language Arts classes to share some of the latest book titles.  Mary L Cook employees talked about a variety of great books for our students to read for book reports,

read more …
school nurse logo

Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease

Posted on: September 29, 2017

We have had some cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth disease in the district.  Please see below and contact us or your physician with any questions or concerns. Jennifer Royalty     School

read more …
sign me up image

Wayne Local Communication Texting Opt-In

Posted on: September 28, 2017

  Sign-Me-Up Directions   ***Phone numbers that you add here DO  NOT update your permanent record.  Please contact the building office if you require a permanent record change.   ***Both steps are required in order

read more …
Graduation supplies

Graduation Products Available to Order This Week

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Graduation Products will be available to order this week on the following dates: Parent Order Night:  Thursday, Sept. 28 from 4:00-7:00pm (cap and gowns/invitations) Senior Order Day:  Friday, Sept. 29th at Lunch!  Plan to order your Cap

read more …
flag pole gathering

National See You at the Pole Day

Posted on: September 27, 2017

National See you at the Pole Day had a terrific turnout this morning.  Community members, students, and staff gathered around flagpoles in the area to pray and show support for our local district as well as area law enforcement.  For a community

read more …
Kate Von Handorf

Golfer Kate Von Handorf Advances to District Level

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Congratulations to Spartan Golfer Kate Von Handorf for advancing to the District Tournament!    Kate shot a 95 for her round of 18 holes which ranked 5th overall, and 2nd as a non-team qualifier.    Kate will play at Pipestone Golf

read more …

Waynesville Elementary Cool Plan

Posted on: September 26, 2017

9-26-17

The Beat the Heat Plan will be in effect again this afternoon, Tuesday, September 26th.  

read more …
Mary L Cook Library street sign

Mary L. Cook and WLS Partnering to Design the Community Center

Posted on: September 22, 2017

Mary L. Cook Public Library (MLCPL) and Wayne Local Schools (WLS) will work together to design, plan, and establish a community center on the Wayne Local Schools campus.  On September 19, 2017, the Mary L. Cook Public Library Board of Trustees passed a

read more …
Jessica Hupe - soccer photo

Waynesville Graduate Being Inducted into the Eastern Michigan University Hall of Fame

Posted on: September 22, 2017

On September 22, 2017, Dr. Jessica Hupe, a graduate of Waynesville High School in 2000, will be inducted into the Eastern Michigan University (EMU) Athletic Hall of Fame at a reception in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The following day she will be recognized at

read more …
gymnasium full of students

COSI comes to Waynesville Elementary School

Posted on: September 22, 2017

It's COSI day at Waynesville Elementary! Thanks to our PTO for their support of this annual event!

read more …
images of fingers crossed

Blue Ribbon Nomination for WES !!

Posted on: September 22, 2017

Waynesville Elementary School has been nominated for the 2017 National Blue Ribbon School Award based on exemplary performance.   The U. S. Secretary of Education will announce the 2017 cohort of National Blue Ribbon Schools on Thursday, September

read more …
I pledge statement image

"I Pledge" Statements

Posted on: September 21, 2017

"I Pledge" Statements are powerful. There are bright green posters in the high school lobby if you plan on doing the following on Homecoming Night... Look Out for Others Stay Alcohol and Drug Free Make Above the Line Decision By signing the posters,

read more …
green business logo

Wayne Local Schools Named a "Green Business"

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Wayne Local Schools is pleased to be named a “Green Business” by the Dayton Regional Green Program.  We believe establishing a positive environmental impact is of the utmost importance.   As a part of Dayton

read more …
image of Ray Davis

Former WHS Teacher Ray Davis Turns 90!

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Ray Davis 90th Birthday Open House Quaker Heights Community Room 514 High St. Waynesville, OH Saturday October 28, 2017 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Open House

read more …
yard sign image

Custom Spartan Yard Signs - orders DUE Sept 20th

Posted on: September 19, 2017

2 x 2 Custom Spartan Yard Signs available.  Click here for order form.  Deadline is Wed., September 20, 2017.   Any questions, please contact Tammy Buchfield at tburchfield@wayne-local.com or call (513) 897-2761 with any

read more …
tailgate image

Football Pre-Game Tailgate Events

Posted on: September 19, 2017

The Waynesville Football Alumni will be hosting a pre-game tailgate party inviting everyone to attend. The tailgate party will be before homecoming on September 22. While we want to have as many former players as possible attend the games, we also want

read more …
golf ball

Boys Golf Update 9-15

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Update:  9/18

The Boys Varsity Golf Team had a big win tonight against Dixie (167-221), putting them in a tie for first place as they go into the SWBL Tournament this Thursday.  Drake Stiles (38) and Jackson Beachler (42) were our leaders for the night.

read more …
helping hands image

WLS Supportive Peers Program

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Supportive Peers' is a program where high school juniors and seniors (sometimes sophomores) use as an elective or give up study hall, and are placed throughout the district to work with students that have special needs. The peers are responsible for

read more …
bus load of students

Foreign Language Club

Posted on: September 19, 2017

This weekend the Foreign Language Club went to the Hispanic festival in Dayton.  We ate churros, fried plantains, arroz con pollo, tamales, arepas, and frijoles negros.  We danced and we celebrated the many cultures that make up the Hispanic

read more …
homecoming ticket image

Homecoming Tickets on Sale Now

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Tickets for Homecoming will be going on sale starting Monday, September 18, and are $5 each in the High School office. If you are bringing a guest from another school, they will need a guest pass which is also located in the High School office.

read more …
marching band

Alumni Marching Band this Friday Night - Sept 22

Posted on: September 19, 2017

The Waynesville Marching Band is inviting any band alumni to come on Friday, September 22, 2017, for the Alumni Marching Band. You will meet at 4:00pm in the band room on Friday to get organized. Then you will rehearse with the high school band from 4:30-5:15

read more …
building our community's future now

Update from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: September 18, 2017

BUILDING OUR COMMUNITY’S FUTURE NOW  -  9-18-17 Issue 19, a 4.68 mill bond issue on the local November ballot, is a unique opportunity for Waynesville to strengthen our community and its future. The time is now for Wayne Local Schools to

read more …
blood drive donation

Thank you for Another Successful Community Blood Drive

Posted on: September 15, 2017

We're super proud of our students of Waynesville High school who gave selflessly of themselves this week for our semi-annual blood drive.  These students look forward to the event, taking time out of their already busy days to donate blood. Blood cannot

read more …
spartan garden flag

Class of 2018 Spartan Garden Flag Fundraiser

Posted on: September 15, 2017

The Class of 2018 is selling Waynesville Spartan Garden Flags IT’S THE MISSION IT’S THE 22 STRONG IT’S THE UNITY OF OUR COMMUNITY The cost is $30 which includes weather proof vinyl double-sided printing and a garden stand Perfect for

read more …
in remembrance of 9-11

In Remembrance of 9-11

Posted on: September 11, 2017

On September 11, the people of the United States remember a sad event that happened in our country sixteen years ago.  Even though many of our students weren't born yet, they have older parents and relatives who remember that day quite well.  Our

read more …
kids playing

New Learning Devices in the Middle and Elementary Schools

Posted on: September 11, 2017

These students are enjoying their two, brand new, sensory math and science centers in the middle and elementary schools.

read more …
cross country symbol

Cross Country Runs to Victory!

Posted on: September 7, 2017

Our JH girls started the day with a 5th place finish out of 17 full teams. Leading the way was Kate Handle placing 6th followed by some fantastic runs resulting in PR's (Personal Records) by Alyza Camp in 31st, Rachel Ingle in 32nd, Jordan Patterson in 33rd,

read more …
image of inkwell and pen

The Writing Center is Open

Posted on: September 7, 2017

Mission Statement: It is our job to help fellow students focus, organize, develop, and revise all kinds of writing.  Our role is to question and redirect while leaving control of the paper in the hands of the student-writer. The tutors have been

read more …
image of marine biology

Marine Biology Parent Meeting Sept 12th

Posted on: September 7, 2017

Marine Biology Parent Meeting September 12 @ 6 pm Parents/Guardians of students interested in going on the Marine Biology Trip this year are welcome to come and learn more about it.  The trip will be on March 24th -31st to Andros Island in the

read more …
vaccination image

12 Grade Senior Vaccination Requirements

Posted on: September 5, 2017

ATTENTION ALL PARENTS OF SENIOR STUDENTS:  2018 SENIOR VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS  Meningococcal:   All pupils entering the 12th grade are required to be vaccinated against meningococcal. A second (2nd) dose of

read more …
mumkin imgae

Mumkin and Mumster Sale Going on Now

Posted on: September 5, 2017

Going on NOW thru September 13th, the High School and Middle School choirs will be conducting their Annual Mumkin and Mumsters Sale.  Pickup will be October 3rd after school and checks need to be made out to Wayne Local Schools.

read more …
vote

Update from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: September 1, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL BOND ISSUE ON BALLOT NOVEMBER 7, 2017   Our school campus is a daily destination for community members whether we are in school or not. This high volume of activity causes traffic issues complicated by current campus limitations. An

read more …
tennis equipment

Girls Tennis has an Amazing Start

Posted on: September 1, 2017

Lady Spartan Tennis team is off to an amazing start. The girls are practicing and competing with such enthusiasm and determination. On 8/24/17, girls competed against Dixie and brought home their first team win of the season, 3-2. Just last night, 8/31/17,

read more …
blue paisley thyroid ribbon

September is Thyroid Awareness Month

Posted on: September 1, 2017

The Thyroid is a small gland located in the base of the neck, and regulates the flow of hormones to many parts of the body, including your heart, brain, liver and kidney.  Because symptoms are so broad, it can be hard to identify, but symptoms include

read more …
spartan head on golf ball

Waynesville Golf Matchups of the Week

Posted on: September 1, 2017

On Wednesday, August 30, the Boys Varsity and JV traveled to Jamaica Run Golf Course to match up against Carlisle. The JV team was led by junior Hunter Clements and sophomore Bryce Daniel. The Varsity played a tight game with a only a one point deficit

read more …
donut with money

Middle School Penny Wars to Support Disaster Stricken Areas

Posted on: August 31, 2017

From August 31 until September 15, Waynesville Middle School is having a fundraiser to help out those effected by the hurricane in Texas.  Each grade level is broken up into teams, and each team has a Bucket located in the Cafeteria during lunch.

read more …
pizza with money

High School Students Collections to Help Texas Victims

Posted on: August 31, 2017

From September 1 to September 15, Waynesville High School will be in a competition to see who can raise the most money to aide victims of the recent hurricane disaster in Texas.  Teams will be organized by homeroom, and the winning team with the most

read more …

Important Notice

Posted on: August 30, 2017

On Wednesday midday, August 30th, one of our afternoon elementary buses had an accident with a private vehicle. Fortunately, no one sustained injuries.   At this time, students are back in class and all parents of students involved have been notified.

read more …
spiritwear order form

Fan Spirit Shop Now Open!

Posted on: August 30, 2017

Waynesville Clothing 17 is now open! Find items that we've picked out specifically for our school. There is also spiritwear available for your family and friends. Check out the shop details below. OUR SHOP DETAILS - Shop Now:

read more …
theater mask image

Attention Actors and Tech Crew

Posted on: August 29, 2017

The Waynesville High School Fall Play Kickoff Meeting will be held on  Wednesday, September 6th at 2:45pm in the Choir/Drama room.

read more …
vote image

Voting in Ohio is easy as 1-2-3.....

Posted on: August 29, 2017

Voting in Ohio is easy as 1, 2 3….. Register to vote for the upcoming election.  You must be registered at least 30 days before Election Day. Select which voting option works best for you: Absentee voting by mail Early in-person voting Vote

read more …
painting park benches

Community Service and the Girls HS Tennis

Posted on: August 29, 2017

A great effort put forth by the HS Girls Tennis Team.   The team members have been busy preparing two new park benches that have been anonymously donated by a community member. These benches will be up near the tennis courts and are for the use and

read more …
vaccination doughboy

Seventh Grade Vaccination Requirements 2017

Posted on: August 29, 2017

ATTENTION ALL CURRENT 7TH GRADE PARENTS!    Below are the 2017/2018 SEVENTH GRADE VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS:  The Ohio Department of Health has revised the School Immunization Requirements effective January 4, 2010. All students are

read more …
boys soccer

Boys Varsity Soccer Game Tonight!

Posted on: August 29, 2017

Boys Varsity Soccer take on Carlisle soccer on Tuesday, August 29th at home on the Spartan Community Field.  The Varsity game begins at 6:00pm.  Community members, students, and sport enthusiasts are encouraged to come out and support your teams. 

read more …
tennis equipment

HS Girls Tennis Match Tonight!

Posted on: August 29, 2017

On Thursday , August 31st, the Girl's Tennis team will be playing matching up against Northridge.   Both matches start at 4:30 and will be held on Waynesville's home tennis courts. 

read more …
truancy image

Truancy Laws in Ohio

Posted on: August 28, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE WE’RE small ENOUGH TO REALLY KNOW OUR STUDENTS. THAT GIVES THEMBIGOPPORTUNITIES.     659 Dayton Road, Waynesville, OH  45068 

read more …
traffic image

Alert: Traffic Conditions for the Away Varsity Football Game

Posted on: August 25, 2017

ATTENTION: The following is a suggestion for the trip to Bethel for tonight’s football game. Traffic on 275 and 32 this time of day is very slow to stand still  with a lot of construction going on 275 and 32 right now.  The better route will

read more …
PSAT - NMSQT IMAGE

PSAT/NMSQT REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Posted on: August 25, 2017

Registration for the 2017 PSAT/NMSQT is now open to all students grades 7-11. JUNIORS - this is the year you can qualify for the National Merit Scholarship so please register early.  All other students this is an economical way to practice your skills

read more …

High School School Pictures

Posted on: August 23, 2017

On Monday, August 28th, 2017, Lifetouch school picture photographers will be at Waynesville High School.  Pictures are scheduled to take place between 7-10am and will be located in the high school gym.  Make sure you have your forms filled out and

read more …
image of students watching eclipse

Waynesville Students Go Outside to Witness and Learn about the Eclipse

Posted on: August 22, 2017

In an article published by WHIO TV staff writer, Jeremy Kelley, Waynesville was featured for our Eclipse Community Event. Hundreds of students, staff members and community members met at the Spartan Community Field to witness the eclipse on Monday,

read more …
spartan challenge question

Spartan Challenge Question

Posted on: August 21, 2017
Challenge question for Spartan community
 
The Sun rises in the east and sets in the west;
so why will the eclipse move west to east?
read more …
solar eclipse

What is the Moon's Role during a Solar Eclipse?

Posted on: August 21, 2017
Published by NASA'S Goddard Space Flight Center, the video link below offers a great explanation of the moon's location during an eclipse.  

http://content.jwplatform.com/previews/D2biRAzX-LGVHcJDb

 

read more …
boys soccer game details

Boys soccer game tonight!

Posted on: August 18, 2017

The boys soccer team will be playing at home tonight, August 18th at Spartan Community Field.  The JV game will begin at 5:30 with the Varsity game following at approximately 7:00pm.

Come out and support our boys soccer team as they kick off the season!  

#22strong

read more …
eclipse event viewers

Eclipse Event Viewer

Posted on: August 18, 2017

Check out this extra measure of precaution that the elementary building has taken to protect our younger students and their smaller faces during the Eclipse Event on Monday, Aug 21st.    The viewers are being attached to paper plates with small cut

read more …
testing.. testing..1-2-3 message

Testing....Testing....1-2-3

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Please be aware that Wayne Local School District will be conducting a test of their emergency phone notification system on Friday, August 18th.  The message will begin with a brief intro that it is "only a test."

Thank you for your cooperation. 

read more …
back to school bash rain date

RAIN DATE for the Back to School Bash!

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Good morning!   I know this first day is exciting and busy for all of you! Thank you for all of the preparation you have done this summer for the students and their families. It does not go unnoticed!    Due to potentially

read more …
Kate Von Handorf golf picture

Congrats to Kate Von Handorf!

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Congrats to Kate Von Handorf for being co-medalist and shooting a personal best with her 39!  #22strong

read more …
eclipse visual

Community Eclipse Event

Posted on: August 15, 2017

The Mary L. Cook Public Library and Wayne Local Schools are hosting an Eclipse Viewing Event on August 21, 2017.  The community is welcome to join our students and staff in our outdoor stadium to view The Great American Solar Eclipse. It is the first

read more …
back to school apples

Reminder: Back To School Nights

Posted on: August 15, 2017

High School Open House – Tues, Aug. 15 – 6:00-8:00 p.m. Middle School Orientation and Open House - Wed., Aug 16 New Student Orientation –  5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Sixth Grade Orientation – 5:30 – 6:30

read more …
free school meals matter

Free or Reduced School Meals Family Applications Now Available

Posted on: August 15, 2017

2017/2018 Free and Reduced School Meals Family Applications are available.  You may print the attached application or pick up in the High School, Middle School, or Elementary buildings.   Please return the completed application to any building

read more …

IT’S ABOUT MORE THAN AIR CONDITIONING!

Posted on: August 14, 2017

IT’S ABOUT MORE THAN AIR CONDITIONING!   Waynesville, Ohio – August 14, 2017:   When a classroom is sweltering, it is difficult to be productive; cooler temperatures in a classroom improve focus and productivity.  It allows

read more …

Wayne Local Board Passes Bond Issue Resolution

Posted on: August 11, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL BOARD PASSES BOND ISSUE RESOLUTION (4.68 MILLS)   Waynesville, Ohio – August 11, 2017:   The Board of Education of the Wayne Local School District officially passed a resolution on Monday evening (August 7, 2017) for the

read more …
back to school apple

Elementary Classroom/Teacher Assignments Announced August 8th

Posted on: August 7, 2017

Hard copies of student classroom assignments/schedules will be available starting at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, August 8.  We will also be emailing parents individually with the same information.  Parents are welcome to visit the Elementary Office if

read more …
palette of construction bricks

WLS is Excited to Announce a New Chapter

Posted on: August 5, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL SCHOOLS TO PARTNER WITH OHIO FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION COMMISSION Waynesville, Ohio – August 2017: Over the course of the 2016/17 school year, Wayne Local Schools embarked on an evaluation of our district facilities. The process included a

read more …
don't forget emoji

ATTN: Waynesville Athletes

Posted on: July 27, 2017

Don't Forget.....

All athletes will be required to complete all paperwork for fall sports before the first day of practice, July 31.  If all required paperwork is not completed by this date, the athlete will not be permitted to practice until it is completed.

See details below.....

read more …
summer hours

Office Hours

Posted on: July 27, 2017

All building offices will be open to the public beginning Wednesday, August 2nd, for regular business hours.  

read more …
Ohio High School Athletic Association logo

MANDATORY for Athletes! OHSAA MEETING AUGUST 1ST

Posted on: July 17, 2017

Attention all athletes and parents of athletes, Tuesday, August 1 at 7:00 PM will be the OHSAA pre-season parent and player meeting. This is MANDATORY for all players and parents to attend.  The meeting will be held in the high school

read more …
Majestic Springs Golf Club

Pee Wee Football Golf Outing

Posted on: July 12, 2017

The Annual Pee Wee Golf Outing will be held on Friday, July 28th, starting at 8:30am at Majestic Springs Golf Club in Wilmington, Ohio.   Come join us for a great day of golf, food, and fun!  Please see the registration form link below for all

read more …
Back to school apple image

Back to School Night

Posted on: July 12, 2017

High School Open House – Tues, Aug. 15 – 6:00-8:00 p.m. Middle School Orientation and Open House - Wed., Aug 16 New Student Orientation –  5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Sixth Grade Orientation – 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Middle

read more …

Waynesville Community Night

Posted on: July 7, 2017

The Community Night was a huge success!  Thank you to all who came out to support the athletics of Waynesville!  #22strong .  Be sure to check out the photos on our Facebook page...  Community Night

read more …
marching band

Spartan Marching Band News!

Posted on: October 2, 2017

SPARTAN MARCHING BAND NEWS!This fall, the Waynesville High School Spartan Marching Band has been entertaining audiences with their 2017 show: “AVATAR”, featuring music from the 2003 movie of the same name.  The band competed at their first

read more …
king and queen 2017

Homecoming Game Festivities 2017

Posted on: October 2, 2017

2017 HOMECOMING KING AND QUEEN ANNOUNCED!The Homecoming King and Queen were announced at the home football game on Friday, September 22, 2017.  The Waynesville High School student body elected Dora Vrettos as the Homecoming Queen and Ian Bauer as

read more …
tennis team

Tennis: These Girls Were Downright “SMASHING!"

Posted on: September 29, 2017

 Update:  9-29-2017  Tennis: These Girls Were Downright “SMASHING”! League Tournament Results!                 This past Tuesday, September 26th, the

read more …
boys golf team

Boys Varsity Golf Team traveled to Reid Park Golf Course

Posted on: September 29, 2017

Update:  9-29-2017:   The Boys Varsity Golf Team traveled to Reid Park Golf Course on Tuesday to compete in the Sectional Tournament.  Bryce Cumbow led the team in scoring with an 89, followed by Matthew Warren with a

read more …
22 strong image on field

22 Strong

Posted on: September 27, 2017

  At Last Week's Football Game, students displayed a chain that was in shape of two '2's to signify the image of 22Strong. Throughout Homecoming week, orange slips were passed out in all schools and the students were to write down what they liked

read more …
football reminder

Summer Youth Football Camp

Posted on: July 12, 2017

REMINDER..... The youth football clinic will be Monday and Tuesday from 6-8 pm.  Price is $25.00.  See below for  further details.

read more …
Cameron Anderson - Top Prospect Award

Top Prospect Award goes to Cameron Anderson

Posted on: July 3, 2017

Cameron Anderson – Kicker / Punter – Waynesville High (OH) earns Ray Guy Prokicker.com Top Prospect Award Junior Cameron Anderson has been recognized as a Ray Guy Prokicker.com Top

read more …

Summer Office Hours for High School, Middle School and Elementary School

Posted on: June 19, 2017

The Elementary office will be open every Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Except July 5th)   The High School office will be open the following Wednesday’s from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.: June 7 June 14 June 21 July 12 July 26   The Middle

read more …

Our Small Community Enters the TOP 10

Posted on: June 13, 2017

In a recent article published by Cincy Magazine, for the first time in history, Waynesville is rated among the top 10 suburban communities citing our "low crime and good schools."  Specifically, Wayne Township and Waynesville were named as Number 6 and 7

read more …

2016-17 SWBL All Sports Champs

Posted on: June 13, 2017

Waynesville High School has been named the 2016-17 Southwestern Buckeye League All Sports Champions!  Congrats to all the student athletes, coaches and parents! This make 10 years in a row for Waynesville to be the SWBL Champs and we'll be going for 11!!!  

read more …

CLASS OF 2017

Posted on: June 5, 2017

Waynesville High School has turned out yet another fantastic group of young people and is proud to congratulate the class of 2017.  We wish you all of the best in your next steps and personal journeys.  

CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2017!!!

 

read more …

Madison Deitz Finishes Strong at Regional Track Meet

Posted on: June 5, 2017

Madison Dietz finished her year strong with a 6th Place finish in her field event, the long jump.  Madison took 6th place in the region AND had a new personal record of 16'11"!!!!!!  

Congratulations to Madison! 

read more …
Girls Track and Field 4x100

Girls Track and Field 4x100

Posted on: June 5, 2017

A new school record has been set with the foursome of Reagan Metzler, Madison Dietz, Jessica Gill, and Taylor Ritter.  These girls ran the 4x100 relay and finished their year strong with a NEW SCHOOL RECORD of 50.97!!!!!  

GREAT JOB GIRLS!!!

read more …

Emily O'Connor Finisher at State Track Level

Posted on: June 5, 2017

Congratulations to Emily O'Connor for qualifying for the State Track meet in the 8oo meter run. Emily competed at the Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium, the Ohio State campus.  She finished with an astounding 12th Place in her event, the 800m run.

read more …

Attention 2017 Seniors

Posted on: May 30, 2017

Class of 2017; all emails and accounts will be deleted September 1st. Contact the tech department for any concerns you may have. 

read more …

Exciting Plans on the Horizon for our Community

Posted on: May 26, 2017

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE As the school year ends, I want to update the community on our facilities planning process. Wayne Local Schools has partnered with the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) and the Ohio School

read more …

Last Day Farewell!

Posted on: May 25, 2017

The final bell has rung this year and the staff lined the sidewalks to bid farewell to our students.  As students passed through the doors of the building for the last time this year, the staff members were waving a final goodbye and sending wishes

read more …

updated 5/25...WAYNESVILLE SPARTANS WIN DISTRICT TITLE

Posted on: May 25, 2017

UPDATED 5/25/17.... The boys baseball regional game has been moved to FRIDAY!  Same time and location.   The Waynesville High School Baseball Team has advanced themselves once again by defeating Kenton Ridge in a 10-8 battle this past Saturday.

read more …

Regional track Meet

Posted on: May 25, 2017

Good Luck To all Track members at the Regional Track meet today and Saturday Girls Regional Qualifiers Alexa Neely - 100 hurdles - 2nd place at district. Emily O'Connor - 1600 & 800 - 3rd in both Jessica Gill, Madison Dietz, Reagan Metzler, Taylor

read more …

6th graders Visit Camp Joy

Posted on: May 24, 2017

OUTDOOR SCHOOL PROGRAM On Monday and Tuesday of this week, 6th grade students from our Middle School visited Camp Joy.  The overnight trip helps with improving student confidence by impacting educational content through experiential outdoor

read more …

Elementary Students get to experience 'Move UP a Grade Day!'

Posted on: May 23, 2017

On Monday of this final week of school for the year, our elementary students got to experience Move UP a Grade Day.  The students spent part of the morning in the grade that they'll be in next year.  They met the teachers and learned about what to

read more …

Baseball Postponed until Friday

Posted on: May 23, 2017

The Baseball Game has been postponed until Friday 5:00 pm at Mason.

read more …

Middle School Track Awards

Posted on: May 22, 2017

Middle School Track Awards for 7th & 8th grade will be held in the cafeteria on Tuesday, May 23rd.  

There will be an Ice Cream Social from 5:00-5:30 followed by the Awards from 5:30-6:00pm.

 

read more …

High School Track Awards

Posted on: May 22, 2017

The High School Track and Field Awards will be held on Tuesday (tomorrow!), May 23rd in the Cafeteria.  

6:30 - 8:00 PM

See Coach Vrettos in RM 20 for more information. 

ALL uniforms need to be turned in at the awards night.

read more …

Waynesville Idol takes the STAGE!

Posted on: May 22, 2017

On May 11th, students from Waynesville High School showed their classmates some of their talents....some well-known, while others not so known.  Either way it was a fantastic afternoon of student performances and entertainment by our panel of

read more …

TRACK STARS OF WAYNESVILLE

Posted on: May 22, 2017

Congratulations to all of the District placers for Waynesville this past weekend...... Girls Regional Qualifiers: Alexa neely - 100m hurdles - 2nd place at District Emily O'Connor - 1600m & 800m - 3rd place in both Jessica Gill, Madison Dietz,

read more …

The Second & Seven Foundation

Posted on: May 19, 2017

THE MISSION OF THE 2ND & 7 FOUNDATION IS TO PROMOTE READING BY PROVIDING FREE BOOKS AND POSITIVE ROLE MODELS TO KIDS IN NEED WHILE ENCOURAGING YOUNG ATHLETES OF THE COMMUNITY TO PAY IT FORWARD. Student athletes from high schools and universities across

read more …

UPDATED!!! Washington, D.C. Arrival Location will be Park/Tennis Court parking lot

Posted on: May 19, 2017

UPDATED:  2:35PM  Students will be arriving back from the 8th Grade Washington, D.C. trip at approximately 4:30-4:45 Friday afternoon.  The buses will unload at the Park/Tennis Court parking lot, next to the playground. 

read more …

Spartan Bats WIN Sectional Championship over Madison

Posted on: May 19, 2017

The Waynesville Baseball Team earns the title of Sectional Champion with their 11-5 win over Madison.  Good luck as they head on to Districts playing Kenton Ridge on Saturday at 11 am in Miamisburg for a District Championship.  Way to go Waynesville!!!   "Trust the Process"

read more …

Logan Bloom District Champ!

Posted on: May 19, 2017

Logan Bloom earned the title of District Champion in the discus event with a throw of 133 feet.  Way to go Spartan Logan Bloom!

read more …

STEM Guitar Project Receives National Attention

Posted on: May 18, 2017

During the week of May 8, 2017, students at the John Lazares Alternative School participated in the National Science Foundation STEM Guitar Project conducted by Sinclair Community College. Fifteen students from eight different school districts, including

read more …

WCCC Names Valedictorian Mackenzie New

Posted on: May 18, 2017

Waynesville High School is proud to pass along that a Waynesville student has been named the Warren County Career Center Valedictorian for the Class of 2017.  Mackenzie New is a Waynesville student and was just honored with this recognition at the

read more …

The Story of the Mary L. Cook Library

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Attached you will find a documentary that features the history of the Mary L. Cook Library.  The documentary features interviews with the employees, as well as many community members.  The library is a beloved treasure for many and this

read more …

Thank you Chad Combs!

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Waynesville High School and Athletics would like to recognize a remarkable figure in Waynesville Baseball...Chad Combs, a.k.a. "Doc Combs."  If you don't know Chad, you may recognize his voice, for he is the voice of baseball on our home ball fields.

read more …

Senior Awards Program Tonight

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Waynesville High School will be hosting the Senior Awards Program, May 16th at 7:00 PM in the high school gym.  The evening will be highlighted with scholarships and awards for seniors.  Please make sure to arrive on time and dress appropriately.  You do NOT wear your cap and gown for this program.  

read more …

15th Place Finish at State

Posted on: May 16, 2017

The WMS Girls team, represented by Hannah Gill, ran 1600-meter race, set her personal record and finished 15th in the State at the Inaugural Ohio 7th & 8th Grade Track and Field Championship this weekend. Congratulations on such a huge accomplishment!

read more …

WMS Boys Track

Posted on: May 15, 2017

The WMS boys 400-meter relay team finished 7th in the State at the Inaugural Ohio 7th & 8th Grade Track and Field Championship this weekend.  Representing the 400 meter relay team from left to right are team members Zach Turner, Jake Amburgy, Tanner

read more …

WMS Boys Track

Posted on: May 15, 2017

The WMS boys 1600-meter relay team finished 8th in the State at the Inaugural Ohio 7th & 8th Grade Track and Field Championship this weekend.  Representing the 1600 meter relay team from left to right are team members Colin Amato, Brayden

read more …

WHS Girls Track 3x Champs!

Posted on: May 15, 2017

The High School Girls Track Team has taken for the 3rd year in a row, the title of Champion in the SWBL!!   Way to go girls!!! Pictured left to right:   Front Row:  Alexa Neely, Abby Baldwin, Tara Todd, Reagan Metzler, Taylor Ritter, Madison

read more …

Middle School Exam Schedule

Posted on: May 15, 2017

 6th Grade Exams and Last Day Schedule - May 2017  7th Grade Exams and Last Day Schedule - May 2017  8th Grade Exams and Last Day Schedule - May

read more …

Eighth Grade Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: May 15, 2017

The Eighth Grade Promotion Ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 25th at 9:00 AM in the Middle School Gym.  

Parents of 8th graders are invited to attend as their children are promoted on to high school.  

read more …

Flag to Fly at Half-Staff

Posted on: May 15, 2017

American flags fly at half-staff today, which is National Peace Officers Memorial Day Wayne Local Schools will honor Peace Officers’ Memorial Day on Monday, May 15, 2017.  The United States Flag will be displayed at half-staff for the entire

read more …

Superintendent Pat Dubbs announces the hire of Dr. Samuel R. Ison

Posted on: May 11, 2017

 In April, The Wayne Local Board of Education accepted the resignation of Principal Randy Gebhardt who has accepted a position with West Clermont Local School District.  Dr. Samuel R. Ison was hired to replace Mr. Gebhardt as Principal on Monday,

read more …

NetFlix TV series called "13 Reasons Why"

Posted on: May 11, 2017

In recent light of a new NetFlix TV series with growing popularity among teens.  The series deals with strong themes including suicide, revenge, bullying, sexual assault, drug use, and other social issues.  WLS is recommending good family

read more …

Middle School Football Parent/Player Meeting

Posted on: May 10, 2017

There will be a Middle School Parent/Player Meeting on Thursday, May 18th at 6:00 PM in the middle school cafeteria.

read more …

Spring Concert

Posted on: May 10, 2017

The Music Department presents our Spring Concert 2017.  The Middle School will perform at 6:30 and the High School will perform at 7:45.  The performances will be in the High School Gym.  We look forward fabulous performances from both groups!  

read more …

Franklin B. Walter Award Recipients

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Congratulations to Waynesville's two recipients of the Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award....Kaitlin Krumnauer (recognized teacher is Leslie Schleman) and Mackenzie New (recognized teacher is Mark Rogal). Both ladies exhibited superior academic achievement

read more …

Honors Assembly & Senior Farewell

Posted on: May 5, 2017

On May 16th, there will be a Senior Breakfast followed by an Honors Assembly & Senior Farewell at 8:00AM.   All seniors are required to be present and will participate in the assembly (WCCC - optional).  Seniors please meet in the cafeteria at

read more …

SWBL CHAMPS for the 5th consecutive time!!!

Posted on: May 4, 2017

The Waynesville Spartan Varsity Baseball team won its 5th straight Southwestern Buckeye League Championship with an 11-9 victory over Carlisle on Wednesday night. The Bats jumped out to a 10-2 lead after two innings and held on for the victory thanks to

read more …

2017 Project Excellence

Posted on: May 4, 2017

Sherria Rasey and Stacy Keeton Congratulations to these great educators from our elementary building.  Sherria Rasey and Stacy Keeton are the district's 2017 Project Excellence recipients.  They are both very deserving individuals.  Their

read more …

Fantastic Job by our Art Department

Posted on: May 3, 2017

The 2016-2017 Art Show was Huge Success! At the end of April, the art department hosted its annual art show showcasing art from over 900 students ranging from grades K-12!  Some of the different forms of art displayed were clay, wire, painting, pencil

read more …

Staff Appreciation Week

Posted on: May 1, 2017

In May, the following days/weeks are recognized as staff appreciation days.  Thank you for the great work put forth by our staff members not only this week, but EVERY DAY.  The work that they do makes a difference and the dedication, commitment,

read more …

Waynesville Youth Basketball Camp

Posted on: May 1, 2017

Basketball Camp Summer 2017 Hosted by: Girls Basketball Coach Tim Gabbard Boys Basketball Coach Mike Arlinghaus June 26th – June 29th Click link for more information.

read more …

Sectional Baseball Info

Posted on: May 1, 2017

Waynesville Baseball will play the winner of Carroll vs Bellbrook May 11 at Waynesville $5 a person at the gate

read more …

Sectional Softball Info

Posted on: May 1, 2017

Varsity Softball Sectional tournament

Waynesville play at Brookville Monday, May 8th $5 at gate

read more …

All Athletic Events Cancelled - Saturday 4/29

Posted on: April 29, 2017

All athletic events are cancelled for Saturday April 29th. 

read more …

PROJECT EXCELLENCE TEACHERS CHOSEN

Posted on: April 24, 2017

CONGRATULATIONS to “Project Excellence” award winners Stacy Keeton and Sherria Rasey!    Superintendent Pat Dubbs presented the Elementary School teachers with a planter to recognize them with this prestigious award. A banquet will

read more …

WHS Class of 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Named

Posted on: April 21, 2017

Waynesville High School is proud to announce their top students to represent the Class of 2017 as this year's Valedictorian and Salutatorian. This year's class of 2017 Valedictorian is Brian Blair, son of Brian and Sarah Blair.  After graduation, Brian

read more …

Waynesville ACT Scores Rank Among the Top

Posted on: April 20, 2017

According to data from the Ohio and Kentucky Departments of Education, Wayne Local Schools have been recognized as top scoring with their ACT scores for the 2015-2016 school year.  This achievement and recognition is among other public schools in the

read more …

Open Enrollment

Posted on: April 19, 2017

2017/18 Open Enrollment Applications will be accepted Monday, May 1 starting at 8:00 a.m. in the Superintendent’s Office.   The deadline is May 26, 2017.  Please visit our website to print the application and course request forms.

read more …

This week's Middle School State Testing Schedule

Posted on: April 18, 2017

The middle school will be conducting their 6th and 8th grade Social Studies state testing this week. Thursday, April 20th.... 6th grade Friday, April 21st... 8th grade     Test reminders and helpful hints Get a good night of sleep - Eat a

read more …

Sinclair Community College recognizes Waynesville students

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Sinclair's first annual CCP High School Recognition Celebration to honor the hard work and dedication of students, families and school partners.  Six students from Waynesville High School will be honored on May 3rd at 6:00pm (Charity Early

read more …

GRADUATION CAP AND GOWNS

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Cap and Gowns are available now...

read more …

Waynesville Theatre Department presents....

Posted on: April 12, 2017

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

April 27th, 28th, & 29th

7:00 PM

Waynesville Auditorium

Tickets available at the door

Adults $10;  Students K-12 $5

read more …

Mock Car Crash Scheduled for April 20th

Posted on: April 11, 2017

On Thursday, April 20th, at 11:30 am, the WHS chapter of SADD will stage a mock car crash at Spartan Community Fields in partnership with Waynesville Police, Wayne Township Fire, Miami Valley CareFlight and Stubbs-Conner Funeral Services. We wanted to let

read more …

Sports Physicals

Posted on: April 7, 2017

****Sports Physicals**** Mark Your Calendars!**** Wednesday, May 10th **** Students currently in grade 9-11   3-5pm**** Students currently in grade 6-8      5-7pm Dayton Sports Medicine Institute- Kettering Health Network and

read more …

6th Grade ELA State Test - Monday, April 10th

Posted on: April 3, 2017

The 6th grade English/Language Arts State Test will be held on Monday, April 10th  Test reminders and helpful hints Get a good night of sleep Eat a good breakfast Take your time on the test!! Use process of elimination while going back in the

read more …

Memorial Service for Nasko Conroy

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Services for Nasko D. Conroy will be held on Saturday, April 1st.  The family will receive friends 9-11 AM with a memorial service immediately following the visitation at 11 AM.  Both will be held at Faith Bible Church, 8130 E. Kemper Rd.,

read more …

Nasko Conroy

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian: Today , one of our students died after an extended illness. Nasko Conroy was a 7th grade student in the Middle School. A young person's death is always tragic, and a sudden loss like this can have a profound effect on surviving

read more …

WAYNE LOCAL SOCIAL MEDIA

Posted on: March 14, 2017

Wayne Locals Schools have expanded their social media presence.  You are invited to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for all of the latest school news.  Please use the links below to view and follow our news

read more …

HELEN VOILES RETIRING

Posted on: March 3, 2017

At the February 13, 2017 Board of Education meeting; Helen Voiles announced her intent to retire at the end of March.  Helen began working at WLS in 1986; she currently is the Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent.  We will miss Helen; she

read more …

Good News Friday February 24th, 2017

Posted on: February 24, 2017

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE PROJECT EXCELLENCE NOMINATION FORMS DEADLINE TODAY (See article below for more information.) 2017/18 PRESCHOOL APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1 AT 8:00 A.M. (See article below for more information.)

read more …

CHASING THE DRAGON-The Life of an Opioid Addict

Posted on: February 22, 2017

As part of our drug prevention program, we feel a strong need to address the profound downward spiral that can be caused by Opiate addiction.  On March 16th all students grades 9-12 will be viewing a documentary made by the FBI and DEA agencies. The

read more …

Boys Basketball Sectional Tickets

Posted on: February 21, 2017

HS Boys play CJ this Friday at Trent Arena 5:30. $6 tickets can be purchased in the HS office until Friday at 2:00pm.

read more …

Girls Basketball Sectional Pre-Sale tickets

Posted on: February 21, 2017

HS Boys play CJ this Friday at Trent Arena 5:30. $6 tickets can be purchased in the HS office until Friday at 2:00pm.

read more …

2017-2018 School Calendar

Posted on: February 14, 2017

2017-2018 School Calendar approved at February 13, 2017 BOE meeting. 

2017-2018 School Calendar

read more …

Congratulations to BRIAN BLAIR

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Congratulations to BRIAN BLAIR for being selected  as a FINALIST in the NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Information about this award:About 1.6 million juniors in more than 22,000 high schools entered the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program by

read more …

Good News Friday, February 10th, 2017

Posted on: February 13, 2017

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE SCHOOL CLOSED:  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17 – TEACHER PROF DEVELOPMENT MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20 – PRESIDENTS’ DAY WAYNE LOCAL HALL OF FAME   The Wayne Local Hall of Fame exists to recognize

read more …

WAYNE LOCAL HALL OF FAME

Posted on: February 8, 2017

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

read more …

Good News Friday February 3rd, 2017

Posted on: February 3, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL PRESCHOOL PROGRAM APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED MARCH 1, 2017 FOR 2017/18 SCHOOL YEAR   Wayne Local Schools offers services to both special needs and typical children with curriculum and settings tailored to the science of early childhood

read more …

WLS Preschool

Posted on: January 30, 2017

WAYNE LOCAL PRESCHOOL PROGRAM APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED MARCH 1, 2017 FOR 2017/18 SCHOOL YEAR   Wayne Local Schools offers services to both special needs and typical children with curriculum and settings tailored to the science of early childhood

read more …

Good News Friday, January 27th, 2017

Posted on: January 30, 2017

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE Join the Conversation (Part II)   Since the selection of LWC, Inc. at the December 12, 2016 board meeting we have collaboratively worked to develop a process to shape and maximize our facility

read more …

Join the Conversation (Part II)

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Since the selection of LWC, Inc. at the December 12, 2016 board meeting we have collaboratively worked to develop a process to shape and maximize our facility planning at Wayne Local Schools. Who is LWC Incorporated?  LWC provides comprehensive

read more …

PROJECT EXCELLENCE NOMINATION FORMS

Posted on: January 27, 2017

PROJECT EXCELLENCE NOMINATION FORMS DEADLINE FEBRUARY 24, 2017 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

read more …

Good News Friday - January 20th, 2017

Posted on: January 20, 2017

GOOD NEWS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT’S OFFICE Join the Conversation   The Wayne Local Schools Board of Education and Administration has embarked in a process to assess and develop a master facilities plan that addresses physical deficiencies,

read more …

Join the conversation

Posted on: January 20, 2017

The Wayne Local Schools Board of Education and Administration has embarked in a process to assess and develop a master facilities plan that addresses physical deficiencies, redefines and modernizes our educational facilities.  We completed four (4)

read more …

Congratulations to Waynesville Elementary

Posted on: January 18, 2017

Congratulations to Waynesville Elementary's Principal Tammy Burchfield, staff and students; we received word today that Waynesville Elementary is one (1) of 14 Ohio schools selected by the Ohio Department of Education for a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School

read more …

Good News Friday - January 13th , 2017

Posted on: January 13, 2017

SCHOOL CLOSED MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2017 - ML KING DAY ONE CALL NOW One Call Now is Wayne Local School’s Emergency Notification System.  It is used to contact students and school staff quickly and effectively by phone, email, and/or text message.

read more …

HS Girls Moved to 1:30 and 3:00 on Saturday

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Saturday's Junior Varsity home girls game will start at 1:30 and the Girls Varsity Game will start at 3:00.  Boys games will be played as scheduled.  Please check the webpage in the morning for updates on Saturday's activities. 1st and 2nd

read more …

Wayne Local Schools are on a 2 Hour Delay

Posted on: January 11, 2017

Wayne Local Schools are on a 2 hour delay for Wednesday, January 11th. Preschool and Kindergarten are on Plan B. No breakfast will be served.

AM K / Pre K / Pre-school 10:30 - 12:30 PM

K / Pre-school 1:30 - 3:30

Ext Day Kindergarten 10:30 - 3:30

read more …

Join the conversation

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Wayne Local Schools will be holding two (2) open invitation community forums on January 17th and January 19th at 6:00 p.m. in the elementary media center.   Our District will be embarking on a facilities planning process this calendar year.  We

read more …

WLS Ranked #1 in Warren County

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Article from the Cincinnati Enquirer..... Published 11:05 a.m. ET Jan. 10, 2017 Higher bar could mean fewer Ohio grads One in two. If Ohio’s new graduation requirements go forth as planned, that’s how many should-be North College Hill

read more …

Mason Callahan was selected by the National Football Foundation

Posted on: January 9, 2017

Senior Mason Callahan was selected by the National Football Foundation as a finalist for the Southwest Ohio’s “That’s My Boy” Award. The "That's My Boy" Award is given annually at the National Football Foundation banquet to the senior

read more …

Good News Friday - January 6th, 2017

Posted on: January 8, 2017

“Join the Conversation”   Wayne Local Schools will be holding two (2) open invitation community forums on January 17th and January 19th at 6:00 p.m. in the elementary media center.   Our District will be embarking on a facilities

read more …

Important Message for Friday, January 6th

Posted on: January 5, 2017

The Warren County Career Center and Alternative School will be Closed on Friday, January 6th.   WLS students who attend the WCCC or Alternative school will NOT be in session on Friday, January 6th.  Both schools will resume on Monday, January

read more …

Wayne Local Schools are on a 2 hour Early Release for Thursday, January 5th

Posted on: January 5, 2017

WHS and WMS students will be released at 12:32 today with bus serviceWES Students will be released at 1:32 with bus servicePM Kindergarten/Preschool is CancelledAM Kindergarten/Preschool (Bus Riders), if not picked up by parents, will be held and released at

read more …