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2018 Waynesville Spartans Football Camp

Posted on: July 12, 2018

2018 Youth Football Camp   Who:  All Waynesville Students Grades K-6When:  July 16 and 17 6:00-8:00 p.m.Where:  Community FieldCost: $25.00 Includes instruction from Varsity Staff and T-shirtDress:  Shorts, T-shirt, cleats and gym

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Movie in the Park

Posted on: July 12, 2018
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Attn: Class of 2019

Posted on: July 9, 2018

ATTN:  Waynesville HS seniors. There will be 2 dates for Senior headshots this summer: Wednesday, July 11th, from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Friday August 3rd, from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Where:  Middle School Gym Seniors and parents were scheduled to

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Taking Students from Education to Business

Posted on: July 5, 2018

United Way of Warren County is partnering with area school districts and local businesses to generate career-ready graduates.  Their efforts are fully dedicated to preparing students for the workforce by offering internships, workshops, summer

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Let's All Stand and Support Waynesville Local Larry Cornett

Posted on: June 7, 2018

As many of you know, Larry B Cornett, a Waynesville alumni (1993) and Clearcreek officer passed away unexpectedly at his home this past weekend. His funeral is this Friday at 10 am at Crossview Christian Church.  The processional route for Sgt Larry

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High School Summer Office Hours

Posted on: June 5, 2018

Waynesville High School will continue regular office hours through June 8, 2018 Starting:  June 11  8- 11amJune 20  8-12noonJune 27  8-12noonJuly 11   8-12noonJuly 18   8-12noonJuly 25 8-12noon Regular office hours

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Next Steps in the New Construction Project

Posted on: June 4, 2018

 

Wayne Local officials have been busy in the next stages of our New Construction Plan for the new Elementary building and Community Center.  

For all of the latest details and news, CLICK HERE.

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Purple Star Recognition for Wayne Local Schools

Posted on: June 4, 2018

  Ohio Department of Education has selected Wayne Local Schools as a 2018 Purple Star designee.  The Purple Star Award for military-friendly schools recognizes schools that show a major commitment to students and families connected to our

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Good Luck to the Track State Finalists

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Good luck to the following athletes who will be competing at State Finals this week for their track event.  Jessica Gill - High JumpHalen Wick - 400Team of Jakob Hardin, Jake Amburgy, Dominic Riviello, and Anthony Curry in the Boys 4x100 We wish you

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Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

Posted on: May 24, 2018

School is Out!  Have a great summer and we will see you in the fall! Congratulations to the Class of 2018! Ceremonies for the graduating class of Waynesville High School will include the following: Friday, May 25 - Baccalaureate at the First Baptist

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8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: May 24, 2018

The Waynesville Middle School Students celebrated a milestone as they were promoted on from 8th Grade.  These students will enter the halls of the high school building next year as Freshmen, and we wish them the best of the best during the remainder of their academic years at Waynesville.

 

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High School Awards Assembly & Senior Walk

Posted on: May 24, 2018

Waynesville High School seniors gather in front of their peers during the 2017-2018 End of Year Awards Assembly. During the assembly, awards and recognition are given for the year for the following:   Writing Center Tutors Quiz Team National

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Waynesville Elementary Media Center Books

Posted on: May 23, 2018

Urgent Message from Mary L. Cook Public Library and Waynesville Elementary Library... RE:  Waynesville Elementary Media Center Books Parents, If you find any Waynesville Elementary library books over the summer months, please return them to The Mary

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HS Girls Tennis Meeting

Posted on: May 21, 2018

8th Graders Returning from Washington DC Trip

Posted on: May 18, 2018

Buses arriving back to school approx 8:00pm

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Celebrating Police Week

Posted on: May 17, 2018

  In 1982, an annual Memorial Service gathering in Senate Park began and later became known as Police Week.  Survivors and supporters honoring those fallen peace officers grew into a series of events that now includes candlelight vigils, pipe

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Amazing Performances at our Spring Concert

Posted on: May 15, 2018

Outstanding Job on the Band and Choir concert last night for both the Middle School and the High School! 

IMPRESSIVE !!!

WOW they did an amazing job, and you can tell the students LOVE you!

Thanks and Congratulations to Leslie Schleman and Keith Minnery for building a great program.

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Freshmen Booker Atkins Receives SSA Dennis Purduski Flight Training Scholarship

Posted on: May 15, 2018

  Congratulations to Booker Atkins for being the recipient of the SSA Dennis Purduski Flight Training Scholarship. Booker is a Freshman at WHS and has always had a strong passion for flight. He continues to focus on his dreams and goals within the

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Justin Back Be a Hero 5K Run/Walk

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Justin Back Be a Hero 5K Run/Walk Proceeds benefit the Justin Back Be a Hero Fund. Saturday, June 9th, 20188:00 a.m. Waynesville Middle School723 Dayton Rd.Waynesville, OH  45068 Register online

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Prom Court 2018

Posted on: May 14, 2018
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Congratulations Middle School Essay Winners

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Congratulations to the following Middle School students who won their essay writing contest.  These students have earned the privilige to participate in the Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington Cemetary during the 8th

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WHS Band Present the 14th Annual Jazz Dinner

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Mark your calendars for Friday, May 18th as the Waynesville Band transforms the Middle School gym into a jazz hall for the 14th Annual Jazz Dinner!   Come sample the musical delicacies performed by Spartan Steel and the WHS Jazz Band!  The doors

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135th Annual WHS Alumni Reunion — Saturday, May 26, 2018

Posted on: May 14, 2018

135th Annual WHS Alumni Reunion — Saturday, May 26, 2018 LOCATION:  The annual Alumni Reunion will be held in the high school gymnasium. When arriving, plan on entering at the high school entrance at the side of the buildings. Signs will be

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HS Principal Dr. Ison Receives Distinguished Award

Posted on: May 10, 2018

Our very own High School Principal, Dr. Sam Ison, was inducted into the Lebanon City Schools Hall of Fame on May 3, 2018 for his distinguished and significant contributions to the students, faculty, staff and programs at Lebanon City School District. 

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Waynesville Idol Coming on May 11th

Posted on: May 9, 2018

Tickets on Sale Now during Lunch !! 

$3

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Important Information Regarding Food Service for the Remainder of School Year

Posted on: May 7, 2018

Important Deadline:  It is requested that all unpaid lunch charges be taken care of before May 24, 2018. * Please note that during the last two weeks of school, lunch charges will not be permitted. S tudents will need money on their account prior to

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Congratulations Jessica Gill - 2018 Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award Recipient!

Posted on: May 7, 2018

  On April 13, 2018 the Warren County ESC hosted the 3rd Annual Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award Program.  Participating school districts included Carlisle, Franklin, Greater Ohio Virtual School, Kings, Lebanon, Little Miami, Mason, Middletown,

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May 7 is School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on: May 7, 2018

  The Ohio legislature has designated the first Monday in May as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day. The day gives Ohioans an opportunity to reflect on the outstanding job performance of more than 15,000 school bus drivers who transport students to

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After Prom "STEP RIGHT UP" Tickets on Sale Today After School

Posted on: May 4, 2018

After Prom Pics!   Thanks to the many parent volunteers, the students were able to have a fun-filled continuation of their Prom Experience.   After Prom takes oodles of volunteers, truck fulls of decorations, donations galore, and

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Waynesville Spartans Youth Basketball Summer Camp 2018

Posted on: May 4, 2018

 Hosted by:  Boys Basketball Coach Mike ArlinghausGirls Basketball Coach Tim Gabbard   May 29th  – June 1st    2rd – 3rd Grade Players (Fall 2018)10:00am to Noon  Cost: $60  4th – 6th Grade

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Wayne Local Schools Work Proactively with a Social Threat Alert Service

Posted on: May 2, 2018

  There are literally billions of public posts made in social media and blogs daily; unfortunately some of those posts are threatening in nature.  We do not want threats to go unnoticed; so starting this school year, we use a safety-focused, social

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Teen Alliance Council Accepting Applications

Posted on: May 1, 2018

Open House:  May 6, 2018  2-4:00pm   VISION Teen leaders coming together to influence positive change MISSION Warren County youth leaders united to empower one another to achieve personal success by promoting healthy relationships and

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Two Seniors Receive Apprenticeships

Posted on: April 30, 2018

Sinclair Community College is only 1 of 10 community colleges in the state of Ohio to be awarded a grant opportunity creating the ability to run and operate a College Sponsored Registered Apprenticeship Program.  With only 7 apprentices registered,

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Waynesville Men's Soccer Meeting and Fundraiser Information

Posted on: April 30, 2018

 

Men's Soccer (Grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 season)

 

Players Only Meeting

Date: Friday, 4 May 18

Time: 3:30pm

Where: Soccer Locker Room

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Donate Items to Help with the Annual 6th Grade Auction

Posted on: April 30, 2018

As  everyone is thinking about spring cleaning, please also start to think about our annual sixth grade auction.  Before you get rid of all of those treasures consider donating some of them to the sixth grade for our auction.   This is

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Camp Joy - 6th Grade Field Trip

Posted on: April 26, 2018

Coming May 17th-18th Outdoor Education programming provides students with the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to the outside world. Classes focus on environmental awareness, cultural history and outdoor adventure. Waynesville Middle School 6th

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Explorations of WiSTEM - for Females Grades 9-12

Posted on: April 25, 2018

The 2018 WiSTEM (Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) Camp at Sinclair Community College Courseview Campus in Mason will give young women in high school the opportunity to explore different fields of study associated with science,

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Posted on: April 25, 2018

Key pieces to prevention include:  Young people need to feel loved, valued and appreciated - through words and actions – at home, at school, and within their community. At home, it is our job to hug our kids (no matter how big they are), and

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Middle School Track T-shirt Preorders Due Thursday, April 26th

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Posted:  4/24/2018 ATTN:  Middle School Track and Field Parents Order your 2018 SWBL Track & Field Championship T-Shirts Now.  All shirts are PRE-ORDER. $12 All pre-ordered shirts will be given to your coach for distribution at the SWBL

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Middle School Tracks Scores Among the Top at Greenville

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Congratulations to our Middle School Track Teams who both took 2nd place at The Greenville Invite.

#spartanpride

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2018 Recycle Rally & Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Posted on: April 24, 2018

PLEASE NOTE:  CORRECTED TIMES ARE 9:00PM-2:00PM.  2018 Recycle Rally & Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, April 28th(CORRECTED TIMES)     9:00am - 2:00pm      (CORRECTED TIMES )Waynesville High

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CORRECTION - Choir Spring Flower Fundraiser Pick UP

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Posted:  4-24-2018

*** Spring flower sale pickup is Monday, APRIL 30th from 2:30-6:00 ***

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Proud Day for Waynesville Former Grads

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Proud Waynesville day at Miami University at the Presidential Review and Awards. Erin Mannix is graduating and will be receiving her officer commissioning on May 19 and begin active duty as a Naval officer. Her brother Kyle is a freshman Midshipman. Jake

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Senior Aubrey Rains Plays in Ohio All-Star Game

Posted on: April 23, 2018

This past weekend, Aubrey Rains competed in the Ohio North-South All-Star Game.  

Aubrey scored 18 points during the game.  Seen here pictures with her high school coaches., and her All-Star team.

#spartanpride

Way to go Aubrey!!!

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Save the Date - 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Posted:  4/23/2018 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony Waynesville Middle School cordially invites you to attend the 8th  Grade Promotion Ceremony on Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in the Middle School Gymnasium. 8th grade students will report to

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Waynesville Art Show 2018

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Waynesville Art Show 2018   Waynesville Art students showcased an impressive and enormous display of their art pieces last week at the Art Show 2018.   In the show, there were pieces from various forms of art, as well as all levels of art

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Senior Tanner Shinkle Earns Associate's Degree Through the College Credit Plus Program

Posted on: April 20, 2018

  Congratulations to Tanner Shinkle for earning his Associate’s Degree from Sinclair Community College within the College Credit Plus Program.  Tanner is a member of the WHS Class of 2018.  He chose to participate in the College Credit

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Junior High Football Parent/Player Meeting

Posted on: April 20, 2018

Posted:  4/20/2018   All players interested in Junior High Football for 2018 Season, there will be a mandatory parent/player meeting in the middle school gym on Sunday April 29th at 6pm.   If there is an issue, please contact Coach

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Sports Physicals Coming In May

Posted on: April 18, 2018

Posted:  4/18/2018 Reminder that Waynesville Athletics along with Dayton Sports Medicine Institute will be hosting physicals for school athletes on May 8, 2018. 3pm-5pm for Students CURRENTLY in grades 9-11 5pm-7pm for

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Cheerleading Fitness Fundraiser

Posted on: April 16, 2018

  Cheer Fundraiser Fitness Class Flyer   Cheer Coach Tammy Burchfield along with the Junior High and High School Cheerleaders would like to invite you to participate in a six week long fitness session beginning the week of April

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2018 - 2019 School Year Calendar

Posted on: April 16, 2018

Please click here for the 2018-2019 SCHOOL CALENDAR - adopted at the February 12, 2018 Board of Education Meeting. 

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Congratulations to our Project Excellence Winners!

Posted on: April 16, 2018

 

Congratulations to “Project Excellence” award winners Heather Kerns and Cheryl Richards!  Superintendent Pat Dubbs presented the elementary school teachers with a planter to recognize them with this prestigious award! 

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Prom Tickets On Sale Now!

Posted on: April 16, 2018

 

** Only available before school, during ETEH, and after school.

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Washington D.C. Parent/Student Meeting - May 7th

Posted on: April 11, 2018

 

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Middle School Gym.

Final itinerary and packing suggestions will be discussed.  

This is the last meeting before the trip, so it is especially important to attend.  

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4th Grader Performs in Spelling Bee!

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Waynesville Elementary School 4th grader Kohl Johnson performed in the spelling bee and did a fantastic job!!   Kohl is in the back on the right!  This event was live streamed on WCPO.COM and on their facebook page.

Congratulations Kohl!!  

#spartanpride

 

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Congratulations to the 2018-2019 Writing Center Tutors!

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Cameron Adams Jonas Boggs Macy Burchfield Carly Conner Loren Foley Sarah Hartman Hannah Kaan Kirsten Meier Morgan Miller Willa Pardon Jesse Reeves Kyle Rodriguez Jenna Senetra Chaz Stump Kailee Webb Megan

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Mr. Hardin's Anatomy Classes Visit Kettering Medical College

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Mr. Hardin and his anatomy class students had the opportunity to tour Kettering Medical College and visit the cadaver lab. They also got a short presentation about the nervous system and had the opportunity to hold and take a picture with a human brain. 

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Boys Tennis Update

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Posted:  4/9/2018 With some challenging weather the Boys Tennis Team got off to a two and 0 start this week. Our first match was against Bishop Fenwick. With wins by Ben Muth 2nd Singles, James Schneider 3rd Singles and 1st Doubles team of Daniel

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Warren County Career Center Offers Career Counseling April 12th

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Do you need a new career? Stop by the Warren County Career Center, 3525 N. St. Rt. 48 in Lebanon, on Thursday, April 12 between 6-8 p.m. You can talk with WCCC Adult Education and Workforce Development coordinators, instructors, and our counselor about how

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National Honor Society Volunteer Sheets are Due April 19th/20th at the Meetings

Posted on: April 9, 2018

  Reminder:  Member's signed volunteering forms are DUE at your meetings on either April 19th and 20th.   For New Members:  14 hours 5 need to come from NHS or the school   For Previous Members: 20 hours 5 need to come

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April 6th is NATIONAL STUDENT-ATHLETE DAY

Posted on: April 6, 2018

National STUDENT-Athlete Day (NSAD), observed annually on April 6, provides an opportunity to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of student-athletes. National STUDENT-Athlete Day was created by National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS)

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High Tech Career Camp Opportunity for Waynesville 7th Graders

Posted on: April 6, 2018

In partnership with Sinclair Community College, Warren County Career Center is offering a High Tech Career Camp for area 7th graders from Waynesville, Franklin, Kings, Lebanon, Little Miami, and Springboro.   REGISTRATION FORM When:  June

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Waynesville Blue Dolphins Signups April 12th

Posted on: April 5, 2018

Swim Team Flyer 2018 To be eligible to be a member of the Waynesville Blue Dolphins A Swimmer between 5 & 18 years old as of 1 June 2018     Swim assessments will be required for new members You must reside in the 45068 zip code or attend

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5th Grade Scheduling Meeting for Next Year's 6th Graders

Posted on: April 4, 2018

 

There will be a student/parent scheduling meeting on Thursday, April 5th for current 5th graders who will be in 6th grade next school year (2018-2019). 

The meeting will be at 6:30 - 7:00pm in the Middle School gym for the purposes of scheduling information and questions.  

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Education Plays an Important Role in Overall Health

Posted on: April 4, 2018

Healthiest Communities Rankings   According to US News, in collaboratoion with Aetna Foundation, Warren County has been named #32 on the Healthiest Communities Rankings List out of 500 communities in the United States.  These findings took in to

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Middle School and High School Support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society with Annual Fundraiser

Posted on: April 4, 2018

In February, both the middle school and high school buildings participated in a Pasta for Pennies Challenge supporting the Leuekemia & Lymphoma Society.  Each building ran a classroom and/or individual group contest and the winner of each building

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Girls Golf Interest Meeting April 5th

Posted on: April 4, 2018

Posted:  April 4, 2018 Girls Golf Meeting (For the 2018-2019 school year)   When:  Thursday, April 5th Where:  HS Media Center Time:  2:45-3:00 (See Coach Stiles if you are unable to make this time) Who:  Incoming Freshmen

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Attn: Seniors

Posted on: April 3, 2018

Reminder:

 
Herff Jones will be at school on Wednesday for

Cap and Gowns and Announcements orders.

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*Hurry* - Mulch Sale ENDS April 6th

Posted on: April 3, 2018

Mulch Order Form   Just a few days left......The Spring Mulch Sale Fundraiser for the Wayne Local Baseball and Football teams is going on through the end of this week.  Hurry to get those orders completed to guarantee your spring

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SuperHero Dance for Mothers and Sons!

Posted on: April 3, 2018

WHS Prom Committee is hosting a SUPERHERO DANCE for Mothers and Sons!!   REGISTRATION FORM When:  April 7th, 7-9:00pmWhere:  Waynesville Middle School gymCost:  $20 per familyThere will be Cookies, a Selfie Wall, and Temporary

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Officer Ryan Wells Named Waynesville School Resource Officer

Posted on: April 3, 2018

Officer Ryan Wells named Waynesville School Resource Officer Representatives of Wayne Local Schools and the Village of Waynesville have recently met on several occasions to examine school safety. Out of these meetings came the decision to place a fulltime

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New Community Resources to Prevent Prescription Drug Diversion

Posted on: March 29, 2018

This past weekend, the official Ribbon-Cutting ceremony for Waynesville's two new medication disposal boxes took place.  These disposal boxes are now available in our community, and are located at the Waynesville Police Department and

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Waynesville Opens Up the Safety/Bully Tip Line

Posted on: March 29, 2018

Wayne Local Schools is expanding its services with The Education Connection (TEC) to include a Safety/Bully Tip Line.  When you witness verbal, written, physical, or electronic abuse, speak up!  If students hear or see suspicious behavior from

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Advanced Placement Information

Posted on: March 29, 2018

Advanced Placement Information The high school guidance office has received many requests for the information that had been presented at the Parent Scheduling Meeting in February.  So, in an effort to make this information available to all, we have

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Students Opt to Volunteer During their Spring Break

Posted on: March 29, 2018

This dedicated bunch of students volunteered their time over Spring Break to do community service.   Great Job Waynesville HS Students !!   #SpartanPride Back row (L to R):  David Muth, Mac Greely, Mason Bone, Joey Hobbs, Reagan

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Softball Spiritwear Sale & Fundraiser

Posted on: March 27, 2018

  The softball team has a Fan Cloth fundraiser going on right now, the sale ends Friday! If anyone is interested in purchasing from our catalog, here is our online shop. We would really appreciate your support! You can also order from any of our

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Girls Basketball Moves on to Compete in the SWEET 16 !!

Posted on: March 26, 2018

Posted:  3-7-2018 Lady Spartan Basketball Take Top Awards at Districts   Several players and coaches earned awards from the District 15 winter meetings. Junior Marcella Sizer was named to the District's underclassman team. Sizer average 12 points

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Waynesville High School invited to College Fair at Kings High School

Posted on: March 26, 2018

Kings High School will be hosting a College Fair on April 23, 2018 from 6:00-7:30 PM and would love to invite WHS students and parents to attend. This is a great opportunity for students to speak with representatives before the end of the school

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Progressive Women's Club Foundation Preparing Scholarships for Seniors

Posted on: March 16, 2018

Progressive Women's Club Foundation   Help the Progressive Women’s Club Foundation raise money for scholarships for graduating seniors and Waynesville area charities. Buy tickets to attend the Annual Silent Auction and buffet dinner, Thursday,

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Semi-Annual Blood Drive - March 12th

Posted on: March 14, 2018

Posted:  3-14-2018 Blood Drive Wrap-Up   Thank you to all who participated this week during our Semi-Annual Blood Drive.  The event was a huge success all due to the many volunteers of Student Council officers and members it took to make it

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Wayne Local School Board Receives Recognition for Excellent Efforts

Posted on: March 14, 2018

  This week, Mrs. Sue Blair, Vice-President of our Wayne Local School Board, received the 2018 Award of Achievement from The Ohio School Boards Association.    Sue is an incredibly hard-working individual and is dedicated

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Students Come Together at the Warren County School Safety Forum

Posted on: March 13, 2018

Superintendent Mr. Dubbs, HS Principal Dr. Ison, and seven of our students from Waynesville High School attended a Warren County School Safety Forum on Friday to discuss ideas and concerns about school safety.  A planning meeting followed with just our

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Eagle Scouts Receive High Honors

Posted on: March 13, 2018

On Sunday, March 11th, 2018, four young men from Waynesville High School received high honors at the Troop 51 Eagle Ceremony.  All four of these students, Aaron Fromer, Cole Durham, Connor Johnson, and Nate Eshler, were Presented with Rank for Eagle

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Winter Sports Awards Tonight!

Posted on: March 13, 2018

Winter Sports Awards is tonight, March 13th. All winter sports athletes and parents are invited to attend.  

Light refreshments will be served.  

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Annual Build-It Challenge $100 Grand Prize !!

Posted on: March 9, 2018

Congratulations to our participants of the Build It Challenge.  Some fantastic creations came from young creative minds!   BUILD IT CHALLENGE WINNERS!!   Congratulations to all those who won !!Thank you to all for their

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Owen Conley Wins State!

Posted on: March 9, 2018

Waynesville High School and Star Athlete Owen Conley were featured on this week’s High School Sports Insider! Waynesville Athletics is proud to announce and recognize Sophomore Owen Conley for his State Swimming Title.  Owen's events include

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Wayne Local Schools on a 2-Hour Delay, Thursday, March 8th

Posted on: March 8, 2018

Wayne Local Schools will be on a 2-hour delay on Thursday, March 8th.  Plan B Kindergarten and Preschool.

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Cheerleading Earns Top Scores at State

Posted on: March 7, 2018

The Cheerleading Team is on Fire and has earned the title of State Champions in Division IV Building Category!!  The team also earned the 4th place achievement in their Ground Bound routine.  Congratulations on your dedication to

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Waynesville's Art Department Talent Competes at the Miamisburg Art Show

Posted on: March 6, 2018

Posted:  3-6-2018 Miamisburg Art Show The results are in! Congrats to our 2018 winners in the following categories at the Miamisburg Art Show who competed against multiple high schools in the area. The gallery will be open displaying all work

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Students Attend a Creative Writing Workshop

Posted on: March 6, 2018

A group of talented students from our high school had the opportunity to participate in the Creative Writing Workshop this past Saturday with a local poet and Mrs. Applegate. Pictured:  Front row:  Grace Curtis and Natalie WeigandtBack row

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HS Football Player/Parent Meeting

Posted on: March 6, 2018

High School Football

 

For next year 2018-2019
(Includes current 8th graders)

Player/Parent meeting will be held Thursday, March 8th at 7:00pm in the high school gym.

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Cheerleading Tryouts 2018

Posted on: March 6, 2018

Tryout flyer 2018 CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS for… Waynesville Junior High and High School Squads (Including Football, Basketball, and Competition)   Cheerleading tryouts for the 2018-19 school year will be held March 12-14, 2018.  Parents of

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News From the Cafe ...

Posted on: March 6, 2018

Posted 3/6/2018:  NEWS FROM THE CAFÉ Starting the week of March 5th, the Elementary Café and the Middle School / High School Cafe will begin a Prize Tray Day.  Students that purchase lunch will have a chance for a fun surprise gift

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Wrestlers Advance to Districts

Posted on: March 2, 2018

Good luck to our wrestlers today at Districts in Troy!  Matthew Moore and Thomas Foster (and Eli St. Pierre) will compete.  All are hoping to get a change to advance to state level competition. GO GET 'EM GUYS! #SpartanPride 

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Congressman Steve Chabot Personally Congratulates WES on their National Blue Ribbon Award

Posted on: March 2, 2018

Congressman Steve Chabot visited WES to congratulate the staff and students on their National Blue Ribbon Award.  He presented the school with a commemorative flag that flew over the capitol building as a recognition of the Blue Ribbon award being given to WES. 

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Time Change Alert for Boys Basketball

Posted on: March 1, 2018

Time Change Alert! 
The boys basketball game TIME has changed to 2:00pm on Saturday, March 3rd.  

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Promoting Coping Strategies in Youth

Posted on: February 28, 2018

Promoting Coping Strategies in Youth The Project AWARE Ohio team has developed an information brief entitled Promoting Coping Strategies in Youth.  This brief includes information about 1) what are coping strategies and why are they important, 2) what

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Registration is Open for the FREE Volleyball Clinic & Youth Mini-Season

Posted on: February 27, 2018

Posted: 2-27-2018 Waynesville Lady Spartans YOUTH Volleyball Clinic 2018 Free Volleyball Clinic Friday, March 9th, 2018 5-8pmFUNdamentals, Games, Prizes, and learn about our youth volleyball program.Girls in current grades 2nd - 6th (Pre-registration for

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The Princess Ball 2018 was a HUGE Success!

Posted on: February 27, 2018

Posted:  2-27-2018 Princess Ball 2018 (aka: Father-Daughter Dance) was a HUGE success!!!   This is the biggest fundraiser for After Prom, and it takes huge commitment from many to pull it off well.  A special thank you to the WHS students

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HS Course Scheduling Sheets Available No

Posted on: February 27, 2018

High School Course Scheduling Sheets are now available.  Please click the link below to be directed to their location.  

CLICK HERE

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Feb. 26 Special Performances by the Band & Choir

Posted on: February 26, 2018

REMINDER!!  TONIGHT!! 

Monday, Feb. 26th, there will be a special HS BAND AND CHOIR PRE-CONTEST CONCERT beginning at 6:30pm in the High School gym. 

 

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Spartan Swim Rock It at the State Swimming and Diving Championships!

Posted on: February 26, 2018

Update:   2-26-2018: Spartan Swimmers Rock It at the State Swimming and Diving Championships! A team of 8 swimmers, the largest contingent ever in the history of Spartan swimming, traveled to Canton, Ohio to participate in the state championships.

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National Technical Honor Society Welcomes Two New Members

Posted on: February 26, 2018

The National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) honors the achievements of top Career and Technology Education (CTE) students, provides scholarships to encourage the pursuit of higher education, and cultivates excellence in today's highly competitive, skilled

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Parent Teacher Conferences & 8th Grade Parent Meeting

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Updated:  Feb. 21, 2018 REMINDER:  February 22, 2018 - 4-7pm - MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL Parent/Teacher Conferences         8th Grade Parent Night  6:00PM (This meeting is for the upcoming

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Junior's ACT Information AND Schedule Changes for ALL Highschoolers

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Posted:  February 21, 2018 VERY IMPORTANT ATTENTION ALL HIGH SCHOOL PARENTS AND STUDENTSfor Junior ACT Testing on February 27, 2018   On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, we will be administering the state funded ACT test.  All JUNIORS at

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Important Notice to Parents Regarding Vaping:

Posted on: February 20, 2018

Many schools in the county and across the country are seeing an increase in a dangerous new trend known as vaping.  E-cigarettes, vape pens, or JUULs are electronic devices that emit a vapor that is inhaled by the user.  JUULs are small vaping

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Girls' Basketball Program Gives Back to Community

Posted on: February 20, 2018

Last week, the girls basketball team made Valentines Cards by hand and delivered them to the residents at Quaker Heights.  The residents were thrilled with the youthful energy and handmade cards.  

Good job!  Great way to give back, Girls Basketball!!  

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Important Notice to Parents Regarding The Dangers Associated with the Tide Pod Challenge

Posted on: February 20, 2018

The "TIDE POD CHALLENGE"  - VERY DANGEROUS CHALLENGE AMONG TEENS/KIDS.  Click here for more information.    CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON The Tide Pod Challenge

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Wayne Local Board of Education Achieves Gold Level Ranking

Posted on: February 16, 2018

Congratulations!! Wayne Local Schools is proud to announce an achievement earned by our Board of Education.  The BOE achieved “Gold Level” for Effective School Board and the team will be recognized at the OSBA Spring Conference on March

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Congratulations to our HS Cheerleading Team Who Earned 1st Place!

Posted on: February 14, 2018

Posted:  Feb. 14, 2018

Congratulations to Waynesville High School Cheerleading Team who took First Place at the National Competition in Orlando, FL last weekend.  They squad earned the 1st place trophy in the category of Game Day Cheer.  

 

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Advanced Placement Student/Parent Meeting for 8th,9th,10th & 11th grades - Feb. 15th 6:30

Posted on: February 12, 2018

On Feb. 15th only: 

  • 5:00pm- AP Parent Meeting in HS Gym- Information and requirements for Advance Placement courses at the High School. AP teachers will be presenting information, requirements and the advantages of taking these courses. 
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Board of Education Meeting Feb. 12, 2018

Posted on: February 12, 2018

Agenda - February 12. 2018 The Wayne Local Schools monthly Board meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. and go into executive session in the Spartan Room. Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 121.22(G)(1), I hereby move that the Board adjourn to executive session

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Middle School Concert Coming March 12th

Posted on: February 12, 2018

MIDDLE SCHOOL CONCERT March 12th   Mark your calendars for Monday, March 12th at 6:30pm – it’s time for the next Middle School Concert!  All middle school bands and choirs will be performing in the high school gym.  In honor

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Excellent and Superior Musicians !!

Posted on: February 12, 2018

EXCELLENT AND SUPERIOR MUSICIANS! Congratulations to the following musicians on their Excellent and Superior ratings at the OMEA District 13 Solo and Ensemble Contest at Lakota West High School on January 20, 2018.  Each were judged by a professional

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Student of the Month

Posted on: February 9, 2018

Student of the Month is an award bestowed on student stand-outs who show exemplary student behavior with their studies, work ethics, and determination.  The chosen Student of the Month is a hard worker in all aspect of academics, has a positive attitude

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Information Now Available on Graduation 2018

Posted on: February 9, 2018

  As May is approaching, graduation informatoin will start becoming available as details are set.  Click on the link below for a Parent-Student Guide, as well as a Senior Timeline. Graduation Link - Click

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Basketball Quintuple Header - Feb. 10th

Posted on: February 9, 2018

WHS Art Club's Annual Empty Bowls Chili & Soup Sale   What: A ceramic sale put on by our high school Art Club including ceramic handmade bowls that you can purchase to fill with unlimited soup and chili.  Why: Empty bowls is a

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Youth Volleyball Clinic

Posted on: February 8, 2018

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CLINIC – Open to Girls in Grades 2nd thru 6th.  Come out and learn volleyball fundamentals in a fun environment!  All skill levels welcome! Friday, March 9th, 5:00-8:00 in the high school gym.  FREE CLINIC, but please

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Wayne Local Schools Closed on Wednesday, February 7th

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Wayne Local Schools will be CLOSED on Wednesday, February 7th due to expected weather conditions. 

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Father - Daughter Princess Ball 2018 (Grades K-5)

Posted on: February 6, 2018

ATTENTION ALL PRINCESSES (K – 5)   Princess Ball Registration Form You are cordially invited to attend the Waynesville Father- Daughter Dance at Waynesville Middle School on Saturday, February 24, 2018 Princesses and their escorts (father,

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Waynesville Hall of Fame Nomination Deadline: March 30th

Posted on: February 6, 2018

WAYNE LOCAL HALL OF FAME   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

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Wayne Local Communication & Texting Opt-In

Posted on: February 6, 2018

1-8-2017  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

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Final Forms

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Parents and Students: Final Forms is being used for all necessary paperwork for athletic participation.  Please click the link below and complete all paperwork prior to season start.  Final Forms   Thank you. Courtney Powell, AT, ATC Team

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WMS Winter Sem-Formal Dance - Feb. 2nd

Posted on: February 2, 2018

The Blizzard - WMS Winter Semi-Formal Dance

Friday, February 2nd
6-7:45pm
DJ & photo booth are both being provided by Dayton Mobile Dj
Tickets on sale starting next week ( M,W,F)
Presale tickets $3.00 & $4.00 at the door

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Request for Qualifications (Architect / Engineer) deadline February 16,2018

Posted on: February 2, 2018

Request for Qualifications (Architect / Engineer)Deadline February 16, 2018 Please submit all questions regarding this RFQ in writing to Jill Hoobler with the project number included in the subject line (no phone calls please). Questions will be answered and

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Kindergarten Registration

Posted on: January 31, 2018

A meeting will be held on Thursday, February 15th at 6:15 p.m. in the elementary gym for parents of incoming kindergarten students.  This meeting will be the first step in getting your child registered for kindergarten for the 2018-19 school year. 

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January is School Board Recognition Month

Posted on: January 30, 2018

JANUARY IS SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNITION MONTH   School Boards lead so students can achieve; individual board members are citizens who serve children and represent their communities.  They assure schools are accountable to the community and strongly

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5 WHS Students Recognized in the Scholastic Art & Writing Contest 2018

Posted on: January 25, 2018

Scholastic Art & Writing Contest 2018 There were 1,400 students who submitted artwork to the annual Art & Writing Contest. This art show is hard to get into and receive an award. We had 5 students who received the honor of getting into the

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High School Student and the Cheerleading Program Team Up for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Posted on: January 24, 2018

High School Student Council and Waynesville Cheerleading team up in a Tips for Flips Event to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society this Friday night at the boys Varsity basketball game.  The cheerleading program will entertain the

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Lady Spartans Basketball

Posted on: January 22, 2018

Update:  1-22-18   Lady Spartans defeat Preble Shawnee to move to 15-0   The Lady Spartans basketball team defeated Preble Shawnee by a score of 54 to 45 giving us a 2 game lead in the SWBL standings  The team was led by Rachel

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TODAY!! After Prom City Barbeque Fundraiser Jan. 22

Posted on: January 22, 2018

After Prom City Barbeque FundraiserJan. 22  10:30am-10:00pm After Prom is hosting a fundraiser in coordination with City Barbeque on January 22nd from 10:30am-10pm!  Come out and show your support while enjoying some 'que, and After Prom Committee

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CCP Informational Meeting for Parents and Students - Feb. 15th

Posted on: January 19, 2018

2018-19 College Credit Plus Meeting Presentation There will be an informational meeting for parents and students on February 15th at 6:00 pm in the Gym.  If your child will be in the grades 7-12 in the fall of 2018, you are invited to this

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Two Wayne Local Students are Cast in a Centerville Theatre Production

Posted on: January 18, 2018

Wayne Local High School has two students who have been cast in a production at the Town Hall Theatre in Centerville, Ohio. Kayleigh Gleason and Brooke Hardin will perform in this all teen production; The Giver, January 19 - February 4. 

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Be-A-Hero: Pay It Forward Campaign

Posted on: January 18, 2018

            Be A Hero: Pay it Forward Campaign             HYGIENE PRODUCTS NEEDED This Pay it Forward Campaign is designed to have students help others by bringing hygiene

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5th Quarter Glow Dance

Posted on: January 18, 2018

5th Quarter Glow Dance When:  January 19th in the Middle School GymTime:  9pm - 12am, following the boys basketball gameAdmission:  $8 for the Glow Dance, but free admission to the game beforehandWhat to wear:  WHITE!!  There will be

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Attn: College Bound Students

Posted on: January 17, 2018

College Bound Students:  January 24th, 6-7pm A representative from Sinclair Community College will be available for parents and students to discuss college as a student with a disability.  They will talk about how to receive and

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Wayne Local Cafe Communication

Posted on: January 17, 2018

Wayne Local Café Communication –Courtesy Phone Calls On Low Balances   In an effort to help parents with their student’s lunch account balance the Cafeteria offers the following: 1)   Parents can sign up for

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WLS is Currently Updating Substitute List

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Wayne Local Schools is currently updating our sub list for the following: Custodians Para-Professional / Aides Cooks Bus Drivers If you are interested please use the following

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Winter Weather Can Be Challenging in Ohio

Posted on: January 11, 2018

WEATHER UPDATE: We are paying close attention and monitoring the forecast as to what Mother Nature has in store for us.  Please be prepared with an alternative schedule for your child in case of an early release or closure. As usual, we will announce

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Coaches Information Now Available for 2018

Posted on: January 9, 2018

Coaches Information and current forms for 2018 is now available.

Click Here

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Dodgeball Tournament for HS/MS Feb.3rd

Posted on: January 9, 2018

There will be a Dodgeball Tournament for both Middle School and High School students on February 3rd at 10:00am. The tournaments will be in either the high school or middle school gyms.  Entry forms are available in the offices and need to be turned in

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NHS Member Informational Letter and Tracking Chart Now Available

Posted on: January 9, 2018

Attn: NHS Members: A new informational letter has posted to the Club Page. NHS December Informational Letter and the updated Volunteer Tracking Chart are available.  Click the link below and be sure to scroll down until you see the NHS Club section

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Happy New Year 2018 !!

Posted on: January 1, 2018




Happy New Year from your entire Wayne Local Schools staff!

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