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Blog Entries - 2019

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Traffic Flow Patterns

Posted on: November 17, 2019

Just a friendly reminder about the intended traffic flow and drop off/pick up plans for students in MS/HS.  Students can be dropped off in either the Middle School parking lot as seen below, or in the Tennis Court parking lot in the second

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Let's Talk About Vaping Informational Session

Posted on: November 15, 2019

There is a free informational session presented by the Warren County Health District on Tuesday, November 19th at 6:30pm.  This session will address the following:  recognizing vape/e-cig devices, severe pulmonary disease related to vaping, dangers

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Chipotle Fundraiser for After-Prom Dec. 10th

Posted on: November 15, 2019

Join us at our restaurant for a fundraiser to support the Waynesville High School After Prom. Bring in the attached flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you're supporting WHS After-Prom to make sure that 33% of the proceeds will be donated to

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WHS Blood Drive

Posted on: November 14, 2019

Waynesville High School Student Council will be hosting the semi-annual Blood Drive on Friday, November 22nd.   Where:  HS GymTime:  8am-11:30am Pick up your permission form in the high school office or in the Media Center.  Forms

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Panda Express - Swim Team Fundraiser

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Help Us Raise Money For: Waynesville HS Swim Team When:  Wednesday, November 13, 5:00pm-9:00pmWhere:  Panda Express, located at Wilmington Pike & Feedwire Rd., 5381 Cornerstone North Blvd., Dayton, Oh  45440, 937-432-9666How: 

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All-Area Girls Soccer Game

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Senior Goalkeeper Riley Rice and Senior Forward Megan Handle represented Waynesville High School at the All-Area (MVSSCA) Senior All-Star Game. The game was on Sunday, November 10 at Alter High School.

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WHS Presents Peter and the Star Catcher

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Waynesville High School presents Peter and the Star Catcher....the story of Neverland you never knew! Peter and the Star Catcher is a play by Rick Elice, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, and music by Wayne Barker. Dates: November

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Elementary School Book Fair

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Details:
Book Fair is the week of Nov. 11th-15th 
Family Night- Nov. 14th 4-7pm

About eWallet....  The Book Fair is offering a digital payment method for students.  Click the image below to be redirected for more on eWallet.

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ATTN: SENIORS

Posted on: November 8, 2019

Posted:  November 8th, 2019: NEW DATE FOR THE SENIOR PANORAMIC PICTURE... MONDAY, DECEMBER 2ND AT 7:10AM at Waynesville High School Gym.   Additionally, Lifetouch will be at the Warren County Career Center on December 3rd for seniors head

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All-Area Boys Soccer Game

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Mac Greely and Ryan Papanek will represent Waynesville at the All-Area (MVSSCA) Senior All-Star Game.  The game is on Sunday, November 10th at Alter High School.  Game starts at 1PM.

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HS Volleyball All-Star Match

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Lydia Vrettos and Kenzie Purkey will represent Waynesville at the District 15 Senior All Star Match.  The game is Sunday November 10th from 3pm-5pm at Edgewood High School.  All 4 of our Volleyball Seniors will be recognized as Academic All Stars.

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8th Grade Washington D.C. Trip Parent Meeting

Posted on: November 7, 2019

There will be a Parent Meeting for 8th grade students regarding the Washington, D.C. trip in the spring.  

When:  November 7th
Time:  6:30pm
Where:  Middle School Gym

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Middle School Wrestling

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Waynesville 7th and 8th grade wrestling starts November 18th. 

See Coach King for more information.

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MS/HS Parent-Teacher Conferences - Nov. 7

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Parent-Teacher Conferences for Middle School and High School are currently being scheduled.  Call the office to schedule for your student. 

High School - 513-897-2776
Middle School - 513-897-4706

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Middle School Book Fair

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Wednesday November20th - Friday November 22nd. Family Night- Thursday November 21st, 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the Spartan Room Parents and students can begin online ordering Nov. 15-28 by using the link ONLINE

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Playoff T-shirts and Game Information!!!

Posted on: November 7, 2019

TICKET SALES WILL BE AVAILABLE TONIGHT AT THE RECOGNITION RALLY...

until 7pm in the high school office.  

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Rapid Fire Pizza Fundraiser

Posted on: November 7, 2019

SUPPORT THE WHS AND WMS CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS! Please come out and support the High School and Middle School Cross Country Teams next Tuesday, November 12th at the Rapid Fired Pizza Centerville Location.  25% of all sales go back to support the Cross

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Build It Challenge

Posted on: November 7, 2019

The challenge is to build an original game, gadget, or model from everyday materials like cardboard, duct tape, and recyclables. Students can work individually or on teams up to 4 members.  Bring finished creations to this special event

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Recognition Rally

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Community Recognition Rally

Thursday, November 7th  at 7:30pm

Spartan Community Field

Recognizing the band, football team, & boys cross country team

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High School Wrestling

Posted on: November 6, 2019

High School wrestling begins Monday, November 18th in the wresting room @ 4:30pm.

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Tragedy for One of Our Own

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Recently, a Wayne Local School employee, Aaron Young and his wife Christy, were blessed with a new baby girl named Ember, but were stricken with concern as the new baby was born extremely premature.  It is with great sadness that the district

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Marching Band Send-Off

Posted on: November 5, 2019

There will be a Band Send Off Sunday, November 10th at 2:30pm. 

The band will be competing at Welcome Stadium on the University of Dayton’s campus beginning at 5:15 pm.

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Flu Season is Approaching

Posted on: November 4, 2019

Flu season is approaching.  The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is by

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Daylight Savings Time Ends This Weekend

Posted on: November 3, 2019

Reminder:  Daylight Savings Time ends November 3rd.  At exactly 2:00am on the morning of Sunday, November 3rd, the time will change and fall back one hour.  This is also a good reminder to check the batteries in your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide alarms.

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Community Send Off to State Contest

Posted on: November 1, 2019

There will be a community send off as the boys cross country team heads to state for the first time as a team!!  

The send off will be on Saturday, November 2nd at 11am.

Good luck to the Boy's Cross Country!!

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Attn: Graduates - Order Your Cap and Gown Now to Avoid Late Fees

Posted on: November 1, 2019

Order your cap and gown now to avoid late fees!   After Dec 6, the price goes from $40.50 to $60.50.  *This late fee only applies to the cap and gown. Pricing on announcements and other graduate merchandise does not

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Elementary - Halloween Costumes

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Elementary students can dress in costume for Halloween on Thursday, Oct. 31.  In an effort to clarify some questions regarding face paint.... no FULL face paint, but that a little bit of make-up (like eye make-up, or kitty cat whiskers) will be acceptable.

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Beggar's Night

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Beggar's Night /Trick or Treat for the Village of Waynesville is scheduled for October 31st from 6 pm to 8 pm.

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Students Learning in Some Creative Ways

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Students from Mrs. Lamb's Photo 1 class and Mr. Vixi's Astronomy class when to Cowen lake for a night of stargazing through the telescope and long shutter star photos. We identified things in the sky, saw Saturn and Jupiter! And students practiced their camera skills to catch light from far away stars. 

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Thursday Night Lights

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Following their win last Thursday night at Northridge, the Waynesville High School Football team has clinched at least a share of the SWBL Buckeye Division Title as well as a playoff berth!   Following this Friday night’s home game

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Mrs. Baker's Class Visits Ohio Living

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Mrs. Baker's class visited Ohio Living Quaker Heights today to deliver goody bags for Halloween.  

It was a great experience for the students and residents!! 

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2020 Census for Warren County

Posted on: October 30, 2019

A LETTER FROM WARREN COUNTY COMPLETE COUNTY COMMITTEE.... October, 2019 Dear Warren County Resident: EXPECT THE 2020 CENSUS QUESTIONNAIRE & INFORMATION IN YOUR MAIL SOON. The U.S. Census Bureau’s will be conducting a decennial Census in 2020 to

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The Boys Cross Country team is headed to the State!

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Cross Country results this past weekend:  The boys had a 4th place team finish at a very tough Troy Regional.  The boys will advance to STATE!!   Girls Cross Coutnry also had an awesome 6th place finish with Carissa Tekeste finishing a

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Final Forms Due for Winter Sports

Posted on: October 28, 2019

*PLEASE NOTE – These forms need to be completed PRIOR TO THE START OF TRYOUTS/PRACTICES !!!  (varies per sport). Go to https://waynelocal-oh.finalforms.com Any question Please feel free to call: High School Office  513-897-2776Middle

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Would You Like to Know?

Posted on: October 28, 2019

Would you like to be in-the-know for what's happening during the phases of construction? Did you know that Wayne Local has a Construction Tab on the homepage of the school website?  Under this tab, you'll find periodic detailed updates in the

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SGit Club in High School

Posted on: October 28, 2019
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Waynesville Winterguard

Posted on: October 25, 2019
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High School Student of the Month

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Sponsored by Waynesville Lions Club

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Middle School Football League Champs

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Congratulations for a fabulous season, and not one, but two more League Champion teams for Waynesville!!  

The 7th grade and 8th grade football teams both secured the number one spot and title of League Champions!!  

Way to go!! 

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Author Visit Coming to Waynesville Elementary

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Children’s book author Michele Jakubowski is coming to Waynesville Elementary, on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.   Michele will talk about her four book series: Sidney & Sydney, Perfectly Poppy, Ashley Small and Ashlee Tall, The Sleuths of

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National School Bus Safety Week

Posted on: October 24, 2019

This third week of October recognizes National School Bus Safety Week.  The goal of the week is to raise awareness for the need for parents, teachers, students, motorists, and school bus operators to be diligent about using an additional measure of

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Preparing the Base

Posted on: October 24, 2019

On the construction site, we have recently seen much soil movement as the bulldozers prepare the base where the new school will be built.  The equipment seems to be in constant motion preparing for something bigger!  What you can't see with these

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Middle School Fall Sports Award Ceremony

Posted on: October 24, 2019

When:  Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Where:  Middle School Gymnasium
Time:  6:00pm

Fall athletes and parents are to meet in the middle school gymnasium for team highlights followed by a breakout awards session by sport.

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Fourth Grade Music Progam

Posted on: October 24, 2019

 On Tuesday, October 29th, the 4th grade students will perform their Music Program “We Honor You” at 2:45 and 7:00 pm in the Elementary Gym.  Everyone is invited to come enjoy as our 4th Graders share some of our patriotic songs as well

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Sports Update as of Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Football Varsity Football continued their incredible season last Friday, defeating the Carlisle Indians 48-14. The Spartan offense attacked first, putting up 34 points in the first half. The defense held strong and kept the Indians scoreless throughout the

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Congratulations to this Year's Festival Scholarship Winners

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Thank you for all community members, merchant/businesses, and sponsor contributions!!  Without your contributions, these scholarships would not be possible. Our 2019 Sauerkraut Festival Scholarships:Nathan Eshler, David Muth, Ryan Papanek, Kailee

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Notice: Time Change for Lady Spartans Soccer on Thurs. Oct. 24

Posted on: October 23, 2019

Note:  There has been a time change for Lady Spartans Soccer this Thursday, Oct. 24th.  The tournament game will now be played at 5:30 with gates opening at 4:30.  The Lady Spartans will take on Madeira in the District Championship game

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Beginning Career Exploration with the Guidance Department

Posted on: October 23, 2019

Students in 7th grade Family & Consumer Sciences work with high school career counselor, Mrs. Shinkle, on creating Ohio Means Jobs accounts. Students also complete a career cluster inventory and profile assessment. Results will guide their career exploration in class.

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Meet the Candidates Night 2019

Posted on: October 22, 2019

The Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a "Meet the Candidates Night" on October 28th, 2019. The event will be held in the Waynesville Middle School gymnasium.

6:30-7:00pm Social
7:00-9:00pm Event

 

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After-Prom Planning Meeting

Posted on: October 22, 2019

Join in on the "Kick-Off" After-Prom meeting. We have a lot of planning ahead of us and need all the volunteers we can get to make this a special event for our students. Date:  Wednesday, October 30Time:  6:30pm - 7:45pmPlace:

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Middle School Fall Sports Award Ceremony

Posted on: October 22, 2019

When:  Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
Where:  Middle School Gymnasium
Time:  6:00pm

Fall athletes and parents are to meet in the middle school gymnasium for team highlights followed by a breakout awards session by sport.

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Veteran's Day Assemblies

Posted on: October 22, 2019

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: WAYNESVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS HOSTING ITS ANNUAL VETERAN’S DAY PROGRAM ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2019. The Elementary will be hosting its annual Veteran’s Day Program to honor our Veterans and community members currently

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Boys Tennis Meeting

Posted on: October 22, 2019

There will be an informational meeting this Thursday, October 24th for any high school boy interested in trying out for tennis in the spring. The meeting begins at 3:45 in the Spartan Room and will last about 30 minutes.

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Fantastic Finishes from Middle School Cross Country

Posted on: October 22, 2019

On Wednesday, the school will have a mini-celebration for the State Champions Junior High Girls Cross Country team and Boys Overall winner Jonas King, at the Ohio Cross Country State Championships held at Dublin Jerome High School!  Samantha Erbach

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Great Job by the MS Boys Cross Country Team

Posted on: October 22, 2019

Congratulations to the Middle School Boys Cross Country Team who pulled out a strong finish with 3rd place at State Finals! 

#SpartanPride

Divison II Boys Results

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South Shore Marine partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: October 21, 2019

Thank you to our hosts at South Shore Marine in partnering with the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Senior Hunter Fillmore is interested in marine technology. Within our program Hunter will be getting hands-on, experience-based

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Waynesville Athletic Partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: October 17, 2019

Thank you to our hosts at Waynesville Athletic Department & Ryan Hill for partnering with the WHS Experiential Learning Program. Senior Ashley Beach is interested in journalism and athletic administration. Within our program Ashley has been working

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Cobblestone partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: October 17, 2019

 Thank you to our hosts at Cobblestone Home Interiors & Gifts in Waynesville, Ohio for partnering with the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Senior Victoria Wheeland is interested in the program of Interior Design

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Operation Football

Posted on: October 17, 2019

From WDTN:  WAYNESVILLE (WDTN) – On a five game winning streak and ranked 8th in the State, the Waynesville Spartans earn the Operation Football Team of the Week honor.

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Middle School Fall Dance

Posted on: October 17, 2019
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Strategic Gaming and Information Technology Club

Posted on: October 16, 2019

SGit Club will be meeting twice a month on alternating Tuesdays.  The next meeting for the Strategic Gaming & Information Technology Club (SGit) will be after-school on Tuesday, October 22nd. We will meet in Computer Lab 2 from 2:35 until around 4pm. 

Twitter:  @WHS_SGit
Remind:  @sgit2019

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Mandatory OHSAA Meeting October 29

Posted on: October 16, 2019

There will be a mandatory OHSAA meeting for all winter athletes and parents on Tuesday, October 29th at 7pm in the high school gym.   

The athletics office will also be receiving the $100 activity fee at this time. 

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College & Career Fair

Posted on: October 16, 2019

Waynesville High School held a College & Career Fair October 11th for Middle School and High School students to explore and learn about different educational pathways and careers.  Students had the opportunity to be exposed to many different

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Dayton Daily News Athlete of the Week

Posted on: October 15, 2019

This week's Dayton Daily News Athlete of the Week Award goes to Senior Bryce Cumbow. 

Congratulations Bryce!! 

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Attention: Friday Night Football Fans

Posted on: October 15, 2019

This upcoming Friday night football game will be held at Carlisle High School, however, they too, are under construction.  

Please see the image and link below to review their entrance points, and parking lots available for the football game.  

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Boys Soccer Tournament

Posted on: October 15, 2019

The game is Tuesday, October 15th at 7pm.  See you there at Spartan Community Field!

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Attention Students Interested in HS Basketball

Posted on: October 15, 2019

All Boys interested in trying out for the HS Basketball Teams, there will be a short meeting directly after school on Thursday 10/17.  Open Gym to Follow.

***Players not able to attend meeting need to see Coach Arlinghaus in person to get all needed information***

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Students Vist Otterbein Lebanon SeniorLife Community

Posted on: October 10, 2019

Today a select number of College & Career Readiness students took the opportunity to tour and job shadow at Otterbein Senior Living in Lebanon. These students are interested in careers in health care, marketing, or pursuing opportunities at Otterbein

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National Stop Bullying Day

Posted on: October 9, 2019

In recognition of National Anti-Bully Month of October and today, October 9th being National Stop Bullying Day (2nd Wednesday of October), Wayne Local Schools reminds you of our Bullying, Harrassment, and Intimidation Policy.  There are a number of

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Waynesville High Schoolers Attend Alfons Haar for Manufacturing Day

Posted on: October 9, 2019

 October 4, 2019:  WHS Transitions & Careers 9th grade students attended Alfons Haar for National Manufacturing Day. Manufacturing Day addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors

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High School Picture Information

Posted on: October 9, 2019

Attention Parents:    Letter from Lifetouch: Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for trusting Lifetouch to photograph your child this Fall. We consider it a privilege to serve you and strive to provide the highest quality service and products.

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Waynesville Middle School Partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: October 9, 2019

 Thank you to our host Karyn Phillips, Principal, at Waynesville Middle School for partnering with the WHS Experiential Learning Program.   Senior Emma Philpot is interested in journalism and administration. Within our program

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Notice: Automatically Generated Calls

Posted on: October 9, 2019

It has been brought to our attention that some parents received incorrect calls yesterday in regards to their students' lunch balances.  What we have been told is that The Education Connection, who manages our call system, is working on this

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Mrs. Baker's Class Helps our Furry Friends

Posted on: October 8, 2019

Students in Mrs. Baker’s class made peanut butter dog treats.  They will be delivered to the Warren Animal County Shelter this week.

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Lady Spartans Soccer Wins 5th Consecutive SWBL League Championship

Posted on: October 8, 2019

Congrats to the Lady Spartans on winning their 5th SWBL League Championship in a row with an 11-0 victory over Carlisle Tuesday night!  Waynesville has an overall record of 9-3 and finishes up their season with three of their last four games at

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Goodwill Drive to Victory - Band Edition

Posted on: October 8, 2019

DRUM ROLLLLL....... WE WON!!!   Waynesville Community collected over 26,797 pounds donated!!! That included 2 cars!!!!  We CRUSHED the competition!  We not only filled the semi-truck, but they had to call for a second truck to pick up the

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Swim Team Parent Meeting

Posted on: October 8, 2019

Love water? Join the Swim Team! The Waynesville High School Swimming Spartans will be holding an informational meeting regarding the upcoming high school swimming season on Tuesday October 15th, 2019 at 7:00pm in the Waynesville HS Library. Meet the coaches,

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Kickin for Chicken

Posted on: October 8, 2019

Homecoming Festivities

Posted on: October 7, 2019

Super fun night as Waynesville High School celebrates Homecoming Night with a tailgate in the parking lot including corn hole games, face painting, and even a dunk tank!   The football team brought home a win for Waynesville over Milton-Union with

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SPORTS AND BAND UPDATE FOR 10/4/2019

Posted on: October 4, 2019

Girls Soccer The Lady Spartans secured their fifth straight league title after an impressive 11-0 win over Carlisle on Tuesday! They will continue their season in a home match against Bishop Fenwick on Monday and at Dixie on Tuesday. On Thursday the 10th,

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2019-2020 WHS Yearbooks are On Sale Now

Posted on: October 4, 2019

The 2019-2020 Yearbook Order Center is open! Our pre-sale price of $55 for yearbooks is from now until December 20th, the last day before Christmas Break. Our regular sale price of $70 will begin after that and end the last day of school, May 21st. Parents

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Pre-Season Wrestling

Posted on: October 3, 2019
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The Waynesville Wave

Posted on: October 3, 2019

“Spreading Kindness like Confetti” September 30th- October 4th   WES staff started out their week with their ‘Hi’ shirts. Students were given a ‘3 HI Challenge’. Each day of the week had a kindness themed

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WDTN Band of the Week

Posted on: October 3, 2019

Congratulations to Waynesville Band for being selected as WDTN Band of the Week!

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Extra White Out Shirts Available for Friday Night’s Oct. 4th Football Game!

Posted on: October 3, 2019

The following shirts are available to be purchased in the high school office.    Short Sleeve- $15 Sizes Available:1 Youth Medium1 Small1 Large2 XL2 - 2XL Long Sleeve- $20 Sizes Available:1 Medium2 Large2

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Spartan Fun Run 2019 - DATE CHANGE

Posted on: October 2, 2019

Due to the extreme heat temperatures, the Spartan Fun Run has been rescheduled to Thursday, Oct. 10th. 

The Fun Run is a fundraising opportunity that will continue through Friday, Oct. 11th.

Thank you for supporting WES and the WES PTO.

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High School Homecoming Dance and Festivities

Posted on: October 2, 2019

The Homecoming Dance will be held on October 5th, in the High School gym.  8:00pm-11:00pm. Tickets go on Sale Monday Sept 30th in HS office $5.00 each. Guest forms available in HS office for Non-Waynesville Students. Homecoming Festivities begin

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FAFSA Informational Meeting

Posted on: October 2, 2019

Juniors and Seniors and their parents are invited to attend a financial aid informational meeting in the Media Center at Waynesville High School. Thursday, October 3rd, 20196:00pm in the High School Media Center Will learn about the upcoming changes,

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Pep Assembly Friday 10/4 at 2:00pm

Posted on: October 2, 2019

There will be a Homecoming Pep Assembly at 2:00pm this Friday, Oct. 4th in the High School gym.

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7th & 8th Grade Football Time Change for 10/2/2019

Posted on: October 2, 2019

The boys football games vs. Dixie for 7th and 8th grades will have new times for Wednesday, Oct. 2nd.

7th Grade - 5:30pm
8th Grade - approx. 7:00pm

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Waynesville Elementary Early Release, Oct. 1st & 2nd

Posted on: October 1, 2019

Waynesville Elementary will dismiss early on Tuesday, October 1st and Wednesday, October 2nd at 1:30 p.m.  There will be no afternoon kindergarten and preschool. All other Waynesville Schools and programs will run on a regular

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Bartleigh Janes Parlor on Main partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: October 1, 2019

Thank you to our hosts at Bartleigh Janes  & Leigh McCarty in partnering with the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Senior Gracie Van Schaik is interested in attending Cosmetology school in the Fall of 2020. Within this program

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Manufacturing Tours with Fecon and Hi-Tek

Posted on: October 1, 2019

College & Career Readiness Students Look to the Future! Last week our 11th grade College & Career Readiness students attended a field trip to Fecon & Hi-Teck manufacturing facilities. Fecon is a state of the art, world renown facility

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Former Graduate Receives Full Scholarship

Posted on: September 30, 2019

Former graduate, Jenna Senetra has recently received the prestigious John G. and Jeanne B. McCoy Scholarship. The scholarship program was endowed in 1998 by John G. ’35 and Jeanne B. McCoy to promote and recognize outstanding academic ability and

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SPORTS AND BAND UPDATE FOR 9/27/2019

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Cross Country Waynesville Cross Country’s first race at Saturday Night Lights at Centerville High School is in the books, and we competed quite well with some of the best teams in the state. Our JH teams were separated into grade level races and then

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Ground Breaking is Officially Underway

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Since the groundbreaking event last week, we have noticed the security fencing going up to surround the construction site.  Once these security measures were in place, we noticed more visible changes as bulldozers broke up the existing pavement this week

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NOTICE: Bus Incident

Posted on: September 26, 2019

Tonight, Sept. 26, an SUV hit one of our school buses in Franklin. There are no injuries and minimal damage to bus. All protocol was followed.

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Coleman Dentistry Partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: September 26, 2019

Thank you to our hosts at Coleman Dentistry for taking on Senior Joey Bowman as an Intern within the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Joey is interested in the Dentistry field, and within this program she will be getting

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High School Spirit Week

Posted on: September 25, 2019
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National Voter Registration Day

Posted on: September 24, 2019

Today, September 24th is the fourth Tuesday of September and is also nationally recognized as National Voter Registration Day.    You must be registered to vote in order to exercise your right to vote.  Why should you register to vote? 

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Middle School Spirit Week

Posted on: September 24, 2019

Middle School Spirit Week for the week of September 30th - October 4th.

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Friday Night Under the Lights Military Appreciation Game

Posted on: September 24, 2019

The past Friday Night Under the Lights proved to be an exciting one as Waynesville Schools celebrated the military with a Military Appreciation Night.   The football team showcased camouflage jerseys from the Ohio National Guard, while the team was

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SPORTS AND BAND UPDATE FOR 9/20/2019

Posted on: September 23, 2019

Boys Soccer             Boys soccer traveled to Bishop Fenwick on Thursday, and they will take on Wilmington on Saturday. The team has been putting in work, including planning an early morning practice

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Ellis Custom Homes partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: September 23, 2019

 Thank you to our hosts Ellis Custom Homes for taking on Senior Tanner Fannin as an Intern within the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Tanner is interested in pursuing Architecture and Construction and within this program, he gets hands-on

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Ground-Breaking and Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

Posted on: September 20, 2019

Waynesville Schools ushered in a new page of its history on Tuesday holding two ceremonies to celebrate the completion of Phase I and the beginning of Phase II of its three (3) phased master facilities plan.  The morning ceremony focused on our

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Special Camouflage Jerseys from the Ohio National Guard

Posted on: September 20, 2019

In an Immediate Press Release from the Ohio National Guard, they announce their new Ohio Army National Guard camouflage jerseys will debut this weekend.  High school football teams all across the state of Ohio will be wearing special jerseys at

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Wayne Local Students will have Regular Schedule on Friday, Sept. 20th

Posted on: September 19, 2019

The career center accidentally sent a message to all students across all of Warren County, and this message is to clarify that only Warren County Career Center students do not have school tomorrow. 

All other Wayne Local students will be running on a regular schedule for Friday, September 20th.

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Project Gunlock

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Project Gunlock is a community safety initiative supported by the Village of Waynesville, Wayne Township, Mary L. Cook Public Library, Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce, Wayne Local Schools, and endorsed by "The Waynesville Way."  Collectively, we

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National See YOU at the Pole Day

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Wednesday, September 25th is National See You At the Pole Day.  Students can gather at the flag pole in front of the Middle School for a prayer rally.   September 25, 2019 7:05 AM - Waynesville Middle / HS Flag Pole 8:05 AM - Waynesville

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Senior Anna Parry Named as Commended Student

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Congratulations to Anna K. Parry, WHS Senior, for being named “Commended Student” in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program!

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Practice ACT for all Juniors

Posted on: September 18, 2019

On October 22, all juniors will be taking a full-length practice ACT.  This test will provide valuable data to help prepare students for the official ACT in the spring. CCP and WCCC juniors are asked to take this as well. Students should bring a

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HS Parent Advisory Meeting

Posted on: September 18, 2019

There will be a Parent Advisory Meeting on September 25th for parents who wish to have dialogue with High School Principal, Dr. Ison.  

When:  Wednesday, September 25th
Where:  Spartan Room
Time:  5:30-7:00pm

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National Merit Semi-finalist for 2019

Posted on: September 18, 2019

WHS Senior, Brandon Blair, was notified with the honor of being selected as a National Merit Semifinalist for 2019.

He is one of 16,000 Semifinalists in the country and Canada to be recognized.

Congratulations to Brandon!  We are very proud of him!

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Zumba Fundraiser Combining Fitness and Fun

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Cheer Coach Tammy Burchfield along with the Junior High and High School Cheerleaders would like to invite you to participate in a seven week long Zumba fitness session beginning the week of September 10  There will be a total of 7 classes in the session.

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Caesar Creek State Park Partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: September 18, 2019

   Thank you to our hosts at Caesar Creek State Park for taking on Senior Adam Wilkerson as an Intern within the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Adam is interested in attending Hocking College in the Fall of 2020.  Within this

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The Waynesville Way

Posted on: September 18, 2019

‘THE WAYNESVILLE WAY’ Superintendent Pat Dubbs was a part of a book study focusing on Thomas Friedman’s “Thank you for Being Late.”   Friedman reflects on his appreciation of the “inclusive, nurturing and

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Warren County Youth Chamber of Commerce

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Four WHS students joined Principal Dr. Ison at the Golden Lamb on September 10th as members of the Warren County Youth Chamber of Commerce.  The mission is to provide development opportunities that empower young people and create awareness and acceptance

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Constitution Day is September 17th, 2019

Posted on: September 17, 2019

Constitution Week is the commemoration of America's most important document. It is celebrated annually during the week of September 17-23. The United States Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity of Americans throughout history to maintain their

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Lady Spartans Take on Alter Tonight!

Posted on: September 16, 2019
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National Construction Week

Posted on: September 16, 2019

Waynesville Schools would like to recognize this third week of September as National Construction Appreciation Week.  Alongside the Ground-Breaking and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremonies, Wayne Local would like to encourage the students of Waynesville

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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL PARENTS:

Posted on: September 13, 2019

CHANGES TO SCHOOL START TIME AND END TIME FOR ALL STUDENTS EFFECTIVE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH DUE TO CONSTRUCTION.   High School/Middle School:  7:25 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Elementary School:  8:45 a.m. - 3:37 p.m.      

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Changes Around Campus

Posted on: September 13, 2019

Starting Wednesday, September 18th, the community and Spartan families will see fences rising up around the campus. In a perfect situation, we would not be altering traffic patterns and schedules. After construction meetings this week, we’ve determined

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State Report Card Results

Posted on: September 13, 2019

Wayne Local Schools continue to achieve at a high academic level according to the State of Ohio’s Report Card. We are extremely proud of our students and staff as we celebrate the efforts of the past school year. Waynesville Elementary received an

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Guest Speaker from Sinclair Visits with 11th Grade

Posted on: September 13, 2019

"Students in College & Career Readiness listen to guest speaker, Julie Ilg from Sin Clair, speak about the options after high school." College & Career Readiness is a required class for all 11th graders. If you are interested in speak to students in

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Elementary on 2 Hour Early Release 9/13/2019

Posted on: September 12, 2019

Waynesville Elementary will be on a 2 hour early dismissal on Friday, September 13th. There will be no afternoon kindergarten. All other Waynesville Schools and programs will run on a regular schedule.   Details: Morning kindergarten

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Elementary Menu Change for Thursday

Posted on: September 12, 2019

Due to the heat we will be substituting today's lunches for cold Ham or Turkey wraps or sandwiches.

We will also be offering Pizza or a Jammer Lunchable.

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National Days of Prayer and Remembrance

Posted on: September 11, 2019

In remembrance of the 1st responders and the victims of 9-11, senior Joey Hobbs read a statement with senior Nathan Eshler playing Taps with a moment of silence over the PA for both the middle school and high school students & staff.

Each senior did a fantastic job!

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Once a Spartan, Always a Spartan T-shirts

Posted on: September 10, 2019

By popular demand, the 'Once a Spartan, Always a Spartan' t-shirts are now available to everyone.  Proceeds from orders will help defer the cost of REDO Day.   Shirts will be LIGHT GREY, with an orange "W", and black lettering. Order forms

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COSI on Wheels

Posted on: September 10, 2019

Waynesville Elementary School would like to thank COSI for visiting our school and sharing their passion for science with our students.  It was both educational and fun for the students. 

Below are just a few of the images captured.

 

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Informational Meeting for Parents of Gifted-Identified Students - Grades 1-8

Posted on: September 9, 2019

Parents of gifted-identified students in grades 1-8, join us for an information night on Monday, September 23 from 6:30-7:30 in the Elementary School Media Center.  Learn about the identification process, written education plans (WEP), acceleration,

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SPORTS AND BAND UPDATE

Posted on: September 9, 2019

  Football             Varsity Football kicked off their season last Friday with a 42-7 win against the Bexley Lions. The defense stayed tough throughout the whole game, limiting the opposing

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Test Phone Message Alert Information

Posted on: September 8, 2019

At Wayne Local, our phone notification system is populated from your student's official school records and contact information.  For changes to their official school records, please notify your specific building office.  Elementary Office: 

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Notification Test Phone Message

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Wayne Local Schools will be sending a TEST NOTIFICATION phone call to our families.   If you need assistance following the call, such as removal of a number or difficulties receiving the phone message, please send an EMAIL and we will

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Staying Connected to Good Information

Posted on: September 6, 2019

How to stay connected and get Important Information is all listed below. 

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Notice: No Outside Food or Drink Permitted

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Updated:  9/9/2019 Effective immediately, all attendees to Spartan Community Field events and Waynesville School events will not be permitted to bring outside food or drink into the stadium.  The OHSAA has asked for participating schools to

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Warren County Junior Chamber of Commerce Now Forming

Posted on: September 4, 2019

In coordination with the Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce, Waynesville High School is currently seeking interested Juniors and Seniors who would like to be a part of the Warren County Junior Chamber of Commerce.   The program would be an

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Middle School Football Kicks Off Tonight

Posted on: September 4, 2019

The Middle School football teams kick off at home tonight against Valley View on Spartan Community Field.

  • 7th grade at 5:00pm
  • 8th grade to follow at approximately 6:30pm

Come out and support our rising football programs as they kick off the 2019-20 season!

 

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WCCC and Alternative School Dismissed Early 9/4/2019 Due to a Water Main Break

Posted on: September 4, 2019

Warren County Career Center and the Alternative School have dismissed early today, September 4th, 2019 due to a water main break.  Alternative School and WCCC students who do not have transportation will be taken to Waynesville High School, where

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You're Invited to a Ribbon Cutting and a Ground Breaking

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Please join us for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of our new transportation facility and the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new PreK-Grade 6 Elementary School. Invitation Flyer Date:  Tuesday, September 17, 2019 **Rain Date:  September 23,

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ATTENTION All Current 12th Grade Parents

Posted on: September 3, 2019

2019/2020 SENIOR VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS Beginning with the start of the 2019/2020 school year, all pupils entering the 12th grade are required to be vaccinated against meningococcal. A second (2nd) dose of meningococcal) vaccine is required prior to entry

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Bus Evacuation Drills

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Wayne Local Schools Transportation Department will be having our annual school bus evacuation drills on Wednesday, Sept. 4th and Thursday, Sept. 5th. **The Rain Date will be Friday, Sept. 6th, 2019. Please encourage bus riders to wear appropriate shoes

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Garden Flags Now Available!

Posted on: September 3, 2019

The High School is currently selling Garden Flags for your mulch bed and home decor.  It's not only a great way to adorn your yard and show your school spirit, but with the purchase of this garden flag, you'll be helping with costs associated with the

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Parent Volunteer Opportunities in High School

Posted on: September 2, 2019

Throughout times during the school year, the high school has various opportunities for parents to get involved with volunteering or business partnerships.  We'd love to know if you would be interested in helping this school year.  Below, there is a

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Important Notice for all Graduates of Wayne Local Schools

Posted on: September 1, 2019

Important Notice for all Graduates of Wayne Local Schools In 30 days from today, October 1st, 2019, all waynelocal.net Google Accounts assigned to past students will be closed.  If you would like to save any documents (docs, sheets, slides, pdfs, etc),

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September is National Attendance Matters Month

Posted on: September 1, 2019

September is National Attendance Awareness Month.  Regular school attendance is so important it gets an entire month of recognition and celebration! (Not that National Taco Day on Oct. 4 isn’t cause for celebration, too.) Did you know? Good

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Labor Day is Monday, September 2nd

Posted on: August 30, 2019

This coming Monday, September 2nd is Labor Day.  School will be closed on Monday in honor of the holiday. We will return on Tuesday, September 3rd.  Enjoy the long 3-day weekend!   About Labor Day: Labor Day on first Monday of every

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Fall Saturday Morning Workouts

Posted on: August 29, 2019

Workouts for both Student-Athletes AND Adult open workouts! This fall, Excelerate Athletic Development is offering "open" workouts for any Waynesville student-athlete on Saturdays.  This is an opportunity for the kids to put in some extra

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2018-19 Yearbooks Available for Pick Starting August 30th

Posted on: August 28, 2019

The 2018-2019 Yearbooks are now available for pickup starting this Friday, August 30th in the high school lobby until 4 pm. If a student or parent can’t make the pickup time Friday then they can pickup their books any weekday AFTER school from 2:30-3:30

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PINK OUT Event - Breast Cancer Awareness Shirt

Posted on: August 28, 2019

The WHS cheerleaders need your help supporting a “PINK OUT” at the football game on October 11th, 2019.  Monies raised through fundraising that evening will go a local family affected by cancer. Completed order forms should be returned WITH

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“A Splash of Confidence”

Posted on: August 27, 2019

“A Splash of Confidence”- Begin to swim program at the Countryside YMCA/ Lebanon There will be a 4th Grade Parent Informational Meeting for the Swim Program on Thursday, August 29th, 7:00pm in the Elementary Gym. About the Countryside

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Great Things Happening on WCCC Campus

Posted on: August 27, 2019

Waynesville Senior Garrett Hudgel has been studying at the Warren County Career Center in the field of robotics.  This morning he showed off a side-project he's been working on...Wireless Electricity!  According to Garrett, the positively charged

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September Menus

Posted on: August 26, 2019

The September menus have been posted for the cafeterias.

Click Here to be Redirected

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Lady Spartans Soccer Grab the Win Under the Direction of New Head Coach Kelley Bricker

Posted on: August 23, 2019

Congratulations to the new head coach for the Lady Spartans, Kelley Bricker!!

The team brought home a win last night vs. Preble-Shawnee with a score of 6-0.  This marks the first win for Bricker as the head coach for the girls Varsity team. 

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Spartan Community Field Gets a New Scoreboard

Posted on: August 20, 2019

Update:  8/20/2019 As many of you will and may have already noticed, we have a new scoreboard at Spartan Community Field. With the help of the Waynesville Athletic Boosters and Wayne Local School District, we are now equipped with the latest in

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Senior Hunter Fillmore Named to the Top Running Back List

Posted on: August 20, 2019

As reported by the Dayton Daily News June 26, 2019: The Dayton Daily News Sports column featured the Top 7 most productive area underclass running backs from the 2018 high school football season. The football preseason begins Thursday, Aug. 1 and

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Middle School Picture Day August 29

Posted on: August 20, 2019

The Middle School Picture Day is scheduled for Thursday, August 29th. 

Order forms will be going home as soon as they arrive.  Lifetouch also provided email links to online ordering.

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Drop off and Pick up Diagram for Waynesville Elementary

Posted on: August 19, 2019

Drop off and Pick up Diagram for Waynesville Elementary Kindergarten and Preschool start tomorrow: Please see diagram below if you are using our parking lot to drop off and/or pick up your child. In order to keep traffic moving, we are requesting you

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Final Forms Due August 23rd, 2019

Posted on: August 19, 2019

News about orientation: This year, we have set up Final Forms to record all your child’s personal data such as address, parents’ names, custody details, emergency contacts, etc. This system will replace the emergency cards we used to have each

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Beat the Heat and Stay Cool

Posted on: August 19, 2019

Currently the forecast looks like very warm weather early next week.   We’ve identified cool zones throughout the campus that allow elementary teachers and their students to beat the heat.  Additionally, we will be providing water and

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Wayne Local Schools Board of Education votes to accept Phase II Bid

Posted on: August 19, 2019

At its August monthly meeting, members of the Wayne Local Board of Education voted to award phase II of our construction project to Monarch Construction based in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Monarch is a general contractor specializing in the construction of

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Senior Sunrise

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Members of The Shield organized a Senior Sunrise this morning where senior students gathered near the tennis courts to watch the sunrise.  The moment signified the beginning of their last year in high school.  

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Boys HS Basketball Fall Workouts

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Boys High School Fall Workouts begin 8/19.

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 3:30-5:00P,

Open gym and skill workouts begin in September. 

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PSAT 2019 Registrations - Due Sept. 13

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Registration for the 2019 PSAT is currently underway.  Due Date to Register is Friday, September 13th.  (7th - 11th grade) The PSAT will be held on Wednesday, October 30th at 7:45amCost:  $17.00  (Checks payable to WHS - please indicate

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Boys Soccer Team’s Home Opener

Posted on: August 15, 2019

This Friday night, the Boys Soccer Team will match up against the Valley View Spartans for the Spartan Cup Playoff.   This is the third year of Spartan Cup play, with the record tied one win apiece for both teams.  The OHSAA is also promoting

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Elementary Teachers are Ready to Welcome the Students Tomorrow

Posted on: August 14, 2019

As teachers put the finishing touches on their plans for the first day of school, they add a little bit of color at the elementary sidewalks with some messages to welcome the students on their first day tomorrow.  

Let's hope it doesn't rain first!  

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REQUIRED FOR SPORTS PARTICIPATION

Posted on: August 14, 2019

UPDATE:  8/8/2019 Please note that 3 new forms have been added to each student-athlete's account that need your attention.  The Urgent Care Intake Form (now electronic) will serve as a replacement for any hard copy to be printed and turned in to

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Parking Lot Reminders for 2019-20

Posted on: August 14, 2019

With school beginning on Thursday, August 15th, it is a good time to review parking lot assignments and expected traffic flow procedures.  Whether you have a new student driver, experienced student driver, or need to review drop-off and pick-up

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Welcome Back to School 2019-20

Posted on: August 13, 2019

On Monday, August 12th, educators at Wayne Local Schools returned, and were welcomed back by Superintendent Pat Dubbs.   The staff members were briefed on a variety of topics and are ready for a fantastic new year.  Back to school nights for

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Congratulations Coach Gabbard

Posted on: August 13, 2019

As selected by the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association, Waynesville is proud to announce that the selection for ALL DISTRICT Waynesville's Girls Basketball Coach of the Year is TIM GABBARD!!!  Out of all of the Ohio Coaches of the

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Safety Science Goggles Available Tonight $7

Posted on: August 13, 2019

SCIENCE GOGGLES for sale tonight at Back to School Night in the High School Gym.   Safety Science goggles will be needed for all incoming Freshmen, and will be available for purchase for only $7.00.   If you happened to miss getting

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Good News from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: August 12, 2019

Date:  August 12, 2019 GOOD NEWS FROM SUPERINTENDENT PAT DUBBS Welcome to the 2019/20 school year.  Starting a new school year is always an exciting event; however, we also realize the recent events in nearby Dayton force us to focus on

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Senior Parking Spot Painting

Posted on: August 12, 2019

This week, the seniors have been given an opportunity to purchase a parking spot to claim as their own during the school day for the duration of the school year.  In addition, they are permitted to paint their parking spot in a unique design.  They

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**NEW** Wayne Local Mobile App

Posted on: August 9, 2019

Updated:  8/12/2019 New this year, and just launched Friday, August 9th, is the new mobile app for Wayne Local Schools. ***Please note, this app cannot be found in your phone APP Store.  It is an app provided through your mobile device's search

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2019-20 ALL-SPORTS Passes on Sale Now

Posted on: August 8, 2019

2019-20 School Year All-Sports Passes are for sale again right now and will also be available during the high school open house this Tuesday.  Please see the attached pricing sheet.  

Athletic Pass Information Sheet

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ATTN: Kindergarten and Preschool Parents

Posted on: August 8, 2019

If you have a student entering Kindergarten, Young 5's, or Preschool, please remember to call the elementary office at 513-897-2761 to sign up for your student's Kindergarten/Preschool assessment.   When:  August 15th - 16thTime: 

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Graduate Services

Posted on: August 8, 2019

September 19th Graduate Services will be here 4pm-7pm to start taking graduation orders and class ring orders.

Students will be given information prior to that during the school day, All full time CCP students will need to come into the high school to pick up information.

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Women's Soccer Alumni Game Matchup

Posted on: August 6, 2019

This past Saturday night, the Lady Spartans Soccer Team matched up against the Lady Spartan Alumni players in a game on Spartan Community Field.  It was a great way to kick off the season, and we look forward to a fantastic year for the 2019

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Elementary Teacher Assignments

Posted on: August 5, 2019

Elementary families will receive notification about their child's 2019-20 school year and placement no later than August 8th, 2019

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Back to School Events

Posted on: August 5, 2019

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Elementary 1st Grade Open House - Monday, August 12th, 5:00-6:00pmElementary 2nd Grade Open House - Tuesday, August 13th, 5:30-6:30pmElementary 3rd Grade Open House - Tuesday, August 13th, 5:30pmElementary 4th Grade Open House - Monday,

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Fill the Bus

Posted on: August 5, 2019

Peoples Bank works to partner with Wayne Local Schools and the entire community for the first annual campaign of ...   ‘Fill the Bus’   This campaign helps students, families, and teachers with costly school supplies. A Wayne Local

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Mandatory OHSAA Meeting August 5

Posted on: August 5, 2019

There will be a mandatory OHSAA meeting for all fall athletes and parents on Monday, August 5th at 7pm in the high school gym.   

The athletics office will also be receiving the $100 activity fee at this time. 

 

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News Release from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: August 2, 2019

Date:  August 2, 2019 News Release from Superintendent Pat Dubbs: Wayne Local Schools announces today a series of administrative moves reconfiguring our leadership team.  After 18 years in Wayne Local School District, Tammy Burchfield has made the

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Getting Ready for the Beginning of the Year

Posted on: August 1, 2019

With the beginning of the school year just two weeks away, we know that parents are busy preparing their students for a successful start to their year.  The school website has a great deal of the information already, but there will be new postings up

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Youth Cheerleading Clinic

Posted on: August 1, 2019

The WHS Cheerleaders are hosting a Youth Cheerleading Clinic for all cheerleaders entering grades K-6. When:  Saturday, August 10Time:  8am-12:00pmLocation:  WHS GymCost:  $25 if you are a participant of WYFCA or $35 for

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Asphalt and Landscaping Work Will Complete the Parking Lot

Posted on: August 1, 2019

There was a lot of energy and movement around the back area of the school this week as asphalt trucks laid the first layer of asphalt.  Landscaping crews work to fill in the islands in preparation for the final layer of asphalt.  Additionally, rake trim was added to the barn along edges of the roof.  

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The Bus Barn Gets a Fuel Tank

Posted on: July 22, 2019

In addition to the old bus barn demolition and clean up, the school grounds have seen some finishing touches going on around the new bus barn.  Most recently, new sidewalks form the directional flow of traffic in the back parking lot area.  A new

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Important Note About School Supplies

Posted on: July 9, 2019

School supplies are beginning to emerge at local stores, and you'll be glad to know that Wayne Local supply lists are already available online as well.   Please note:  We realize that some stores have created modified lists that are SIMILAR TO

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2019 Waynesville Spartans Football Camp

Posted on: July 1, 2019

Who:  All Waynesville Students Grades K-6When:  July 15 and 16 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 shoes This camp is intended to

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The Old Bus Barn is a Thing of the Past

Posted on: June 20, 2019

Over the last few weeks since school has been out, we have been able to remove the old bus barn.  This is necessary because it stood in the location where the new elementary school building will be built.   This is excited to continue seeing

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Second Saturday Street Faire Art Contest

Posted on: June 20, 2019

High school student art work was submitted to the annual Second Saturday Street Faire student competition that took place on June 8th. The following awards were given: 1st place - Hannah Bulcher2nd place - Grant Henry3rd place - Jenna FoleyPeople’s

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Coach Jordan and Graduates Anderson and Carmichael Chosen for SWOFCA 2019 Game

Posted on: June 10, 2019

The Greater Cincinnati showcase event held last weekend at Kings Stadium witnessed a big win during the 44th edition of the 2019 SWOFCA East/West All-Star Game.  Waynesville's Head Football Coach Scott Jordan coached the East side all-stars to a

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Summer Office Hours

Posted on: June 10, 2019

The school offices will have limited hours during the summer.  Please visit the appropriate building link to view the hours for each office.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

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Athlete of the Week

Posted on: June 10, 2019

Congratulations to recently graduated senior Brady Stone for having been named Athlete of the Week.  

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Honor Roll and Perfect Attendance

Posted on: June 10, 2019

A fantastic finish to the school year as all three buildings, High School, Middle School, and Elementary School, recognize Quarter #4 and All-Year Honor Rolls.  The Elementary School also recognizes Merit Roll All-Year. Additional recognition is

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Commencement Photos Available

Posted on: June 6, 2019

Celebrate your achievements with commemorative photos of the commencement ceremony through Lifetouch.  Visit events.lifetouch.com to sign up and receive notification when your proofs are online and ready to view.  For all of the details, CLICK

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High School Report Cards and Transcripts

Posted on: June 3, 2019

Regarding High School Report Cards:

Along with the report cards, please notice that there is a copy of your student’s transcript enclosed and their 2019-20 class schedule with their enrolled classes.

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Happy Memorial Day!

Posted on: May 27, 2019

On this federal holiday, Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May.  Wayne Local Schools wishes to take a moment to acknowledge and thank all of those who have died serving our great country in the United States Armed Forces.  We also

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Garage Doors Complete the Entryways

Posted on: May 24, 2019

The exterior garage doors for the bus barn were installed this week.  Additionally, the interior work continues as office, restroom, and storage spaces are laid out and framed.  We are expecting phase 1 of the construction project to be completed

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The Honors Assembly and "The Senior Walk"

Posted on: May 24, 2019

Last Monday, the graduates for the Class of 2019 gathered at the school for the Honors Assembly and their final senior walk.  Sporting their official cap and gowns, the processional into the gym was a glimpse of what is yet to come at their official

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Power Lunches with the Superintendent

Posted on: May 23, 2019

Mr. Dubbs, Superintendent, was asked by several elementary teachers to eat lunch with them and some elementary students who exemplified outstanding student habits.  Mr. Dubbs accepted and decided a “Business Power Lunch” with an agenda would

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Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Posted on: May 23, 2019

On behalf of Waynesville High School staff, Administration and Board of Education, I would like to congratulate the class of 2019 on your well-deserved success!  We wish you the best in your future endeavors and look forward to seeing and hearing about

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Become a Legislator for a Day

Posted on: May 23, 2019

Every year our Warren County state representative Scott Lipps sponsors a contest, “Become a Legislator for a Day”, for fourth graders in which students could win a day touring our Ohio Statehouse and finding out what it is like in our state

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Waynesville's Athletics Signing Day

Posted on: May 22, 2019

On Wednesday, May 15th, the entire 6th-12th grade student body attended an assembly honoring seven seniors who plan to further their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level.  Those students honored were: Grant Johnson signed to attend

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Exams Schedules

Posted on: May 21, 2019
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8th Grade Student Places 6th and 8th at State

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Congratulations to 8th grader, Brooke Schoephoerster, who placed 8th in the state in the Discus with a distance of 95 feet 2 inches and 6th in the Shot Put with a distance of 39 feet 2.75 inches!!!

Competition took place at Lancaster High School on Saturday, May 11.

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Life Skills Class Gets Treated to Pizza

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Students in Mrs. Bakers Life Skills class were treated to pizza today as a thank you for washing the girls basketball uniforms.

Thanks to the Coaches and girls for doing this!! 

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Elementary Field Day 2019

Posted on: May 21, 2019

The Elementary students had a great time at "Field Day" on Thursday, May 9th. 

The rain did not dampen the day even though the event was moved indoors. 

Thank you PTO and the many volunteers that assisted to make this event a success! 

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8th Grade Washington D.C. Trip

Posted on: May 21, 2019

The 8th Grade Class got to experience the Washington, D.C. class trip last week.  It always proves to be a very exciting trip with lots of enthusiasm as well as memories made for our students.   Congratulations to essay winners Megan Rieger,

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Campus Clean-up a Huge Success

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Wenzler Landscape Management of Waynesville, Ohio helped Wayne Local Schools with their landscaping this past weekend. The landscape company graciously donated their time, energy, and mulch to the school.  In addition, there were plenty of student

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Happy Retirement

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Happy Retirement to Cheryl Winters, Second Grade Teacher, (pictured on left) and Becky Hanauer, Elementary Secretary. Please join us in extending best wishes to Cheryl and Becky as they will be retiring at the end of this school year.   Cheryl and Becky

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Congratulations to Grace Jordan, WACC Valedictorian 2019

Posted on: May 21, 2019

The 2019 Senior Ceremony Program for the Warren County Career Center was held on Thursday, May 16, 2019.  Congratulations to GRACE JORDAN, WACC Valedictorian and all of our 15 Career Center

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Justin Back Be A Hero 5th Annual 5K Run/Walk

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Proceeds benefit the Justin Back Be a Hero Fund Saturday, June 8, 2019, 8:00am Waynesville Middle School723 Dayton Rd.Waynesville, OH  45068 Register online at:  www.speedy-feet.com Be a Hero Flyer

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Third Grade Students are Published Authors & Illustrators

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Waynesville Elementary third grade students are now PUBLISHED authors and illustrators. In April, the students had the opportunity to write and illustrate a Biopoem about their life.  We taught the students all about the writing and publishing process

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6th Graders Visit Camp Joy

Posted on: May 21, 2019

OUTDOOR SCHOOL PROGRAM Last 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 learning. Classes focus on

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Honors Assembly and Senior Walk

Posted on: May 19, 2019

The Honors Assembly and Senior Walk will be held in the high school gym at 8:00am on Monday, May 20th. Following the assembly, the seniors will take a final walk through the hallways of Waynesville schools, ending in the elementary school halls where their

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Prom Court 2019

Posted on: May 17, 2019

Congratulations to the Prom Court 2019! The students all had a fantastic time! Great job by the Prom Committee, led by Advisor, Kelley Purkey.  The gymnasium was transformed in spectacular fashion.  The students even participated in a Red Carpet

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Girl Scout Troop #49750 Gives Back

Posted on: May 17, 2019

On Sunday, April 27th the 4th grade Girl Scout troop participated in a project to beautify the elementary school. The girls enjoyed giving back to the community and showing their Spartan pride! Many thanks to Coach Scott Jordan and the football team for the

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The Mulch is Still Available While Supplies Last

Posted on: May 17, 2019

The football and baseball teams have leftover bags of brown mulch for sale AT $5 each. 

Please contact the high school athletic office if interested in purchasing 513-897-2776.

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Waynesville High School Alumni Dinner

Posted on: May 17, 2019

Waynesville High School Alumni Dinner Saturday, May 25 — Social Hour 5:30 ● Dinner 6:30   The 136th Annual Waynesville High School Alumni Dinner and Meeting will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019. The social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. and

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Student Council Treats the High School Teachers

Posted on: May 17, 2019

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the high school student council worked to provide a week of goodies and special treatment for their teachers and staff.  For Monday-Thursday of last week, the teachers were rewarded with small tokens of appreciation

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8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: May 17, 2019

Parents are invited to attend an 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony on May 23rd, at 9:00am in the Middle School Gym. 

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Girls Tennis Informational Meeting

Posted on: May 16, 2019

There will be an informational meeting for those interested in Fall 2019-20 Girls Tennis. 

Monday, May 20th
2:45pm
in the Spartan Room

 

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National Police Week

Posted on: May 16, 2019

Wayne Local Schools would like to publicly recognize National Police Week and the efforts from our own local police department to keep our small town of Waynesville safe.  This includes a great big thank you to our School Resource Officer Walker for

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Aerial Images of the New Construction

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Wayne Local Schools resident, parent, and community member Jeremy Foley has provided drone images of the new construction building.  There are additional photos at the link below.   As updates become available on the entire construction

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Congratulations Storywork's Jr.'s Locust Contest Winner

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Congratulations to the winner of Storyworks Jr.'s Locust Contest from the February 2019 issue... Elementary Student Maggie Martini!!   Maggie wrote a descriptive account accurately detailing how the Rocky Mountain locusts attacked Laura's

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France and Italy Trip 2021

Posted on: May 14, 2019

There will be an informational meeting for the Italy and France Trip 2021 on Thursday, May 16th at 6pm in the Spartan Room.  The trip is for 2021 (current freshment and sophomores who will be juniors and seniors in 2021) Please RSVP your interest to

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Wrestling Meeting MS/HS

Posted on: May 14, 2019

There will be a Middle School/High School Wrestling Meeting for 2019-20.

Monday, May 20th

4:30-5:00pm in the Spartan Room

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MS-HS Spring Concert 2019

Posted on: May 14, 2019

The Waynesville Music Department and their talented students once again wow'd audience members with their performances at the Spring Concert on Monday night.  Under the direction of Leslie Schleman, Band Director, and Keith Minnery, Choir Director, the

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Middle School Exam Schedule

Posted on: May 14, 2019
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Senior Exam Schedule

Posted on: May 14, 2019
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Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted on: May 13, 2019

Appreciation goes out to each of the school staff members who give their “all” throughout the school year.  In May, the following days/weeks are recognized as staff appreciation days.  The outstanding work that they do make a difference

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Senior Ride In Day 2019

Posted on: May 10, 2019

Waynesville High School would like to give a shout out to the Waynesville Police Department today for their support and cooperation with the senior “Drive-In” day festivities this morning. Even with the initial delay to work out the details, the

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Sports Physicals May 14th

Posted on: May 9, 2019

Mark Your Calendars!   2019 Save the Date CLICK HERE TO BE REDIRECTED TO FINAL FORMS Sports Physicals Dayton Sports Medicine Institute, Kettering Health Network, and Orthopedic Associates of Southwest Ohio are collaborating to provide a full,

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SENIOR ONLY - HS Spirit Week

Posted on: May 9, 2019

"Beach Day"

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Softball vs. Baseball Cancer Awareness Benefit Game

Posted on: May 8, 2019

The Waynesville Softball team is challenging the Waynesville Baseball team to a softball game to raise money for Cancer Awareness. The game will be played on the Varsity Softball Diamond on Monday, May 13th at 5:00pm. Admission will be $1 with donations

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In-Demand Jobs Week

Posted on: May 7, 2019

Along with 11 other participating school programs, Wayne Local High School celebrated In-Demand Jobs Week at a signing event on May 6th, 2019.  The purpose of In-Demand Jobs Week is to highlight careers in and around the area and where the starting

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Important Information About Graduation Photos

Posted on: May 7, 2019

Celebrate Your Achievement Honor Your Graduation with Commencement Portraits Graduation photography by Lifetouch Special Events Everyone will be photographed Photos will be online at events.lifetouch.com ten days after the

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Waynesville Idol Coming May 10th - Tickets on Sale Now

Posted on: May 7, 2019

Program begins at 1:00pm.

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High School Girls Soccer Meeting

Posted on: May 7, 2019

There will be a meeting Sunday, May 12, at 7:30 pm in the cafeteria for any girl interested in playing high school soccer next fall.  You and a parent/guardian should attend. 

If you cannot attend, please see Coach Bricker in room 102.

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2019 Waynesville Spartans Basketball Camp

Posted on: May 6, 2019

Hosted by:  Boys Basketball Coach Mike Arlinghaus & Girls Basketball Coach Tim Gabbard May 28th -31st This youth basketball camp will highlight the important of Team Concept and Team Attitude, daily fundamental skill development and stations. 

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HS Student Council & Class Officer Voting Results for 2019-20

Posted on: May 3, 2019

CONGRATULATIONS to the NEWLY ELECTED CLASS OFFICERS & STUDENT COUNCIL OFFICERS 2019-20 !! Senior Class Officers President:  Anna ParryVice President:  Kailee WebbTreasurer:  openSecretary:  Alexis Wynn Student Council:  Grant

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Board Meeting Date Change

Posted on: May 2, 2019

The school board meeting has been changed from May 13th to TUESDAY, MAY 7TH.  

 

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The Bus Barn Interior Work Begins

Posted on: May 1, 2019

Not only do we now have a roof on the new bus barn, but we also seeing interior work beginning.   Also, traffic blockers/entrance protection barriers have been installed at the entrances of the building.   More Information on the New

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Waynesville Ranks Among the Top Public High Schools

Posted on: May 1, 2019

U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 ranking of Best Public High Schools recognized several of the same local schools that generally score well on Ohio’s state report card With Oakwood High School leading the way for the Dayton area; other

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Happy National Principals' Day

Posted on: May 1, 2019

Thank you for your educational leadership of our school!! Mrs. Tammy Burchfield, Elementary School PrincipalMrs. Tracey Poole, Middle School PrincipalDr. Sam Ison, High School Principal Throughout the school year, these educators assume the commitment to

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PTO Meeting

Posted on: April 30, 2019

Monday, May 6th is our LAST Parent Volunteer meeting at 9:00 AM in the Elementary office

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Third Grade Living Wax Museum

Posted on: April 29, 2019

It’s that time of year again.  It’s time for the Third Grade Living Wax Museum!   Our third graders were recently given a selection of biographies and asked to choose one of these famous people to research.  They will spend the

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Seniors Butterbaugh & Blankenship Named for the OHSFCA North South Classic

Posted on: April 29, 2019

Congrats to Senior Riley Blankenship for being selected to play in the OHSFCA North South Classic on the South Division 4-7 game on April 27th at noon in Massillon, Ohio.  As a senior, Riley was named First Team All SWBL, First Team All-Southwest District and Honorable Mention All Ohio."

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Open Enrollment for 2019-20

Posted on: April 29, 2019

Any CURRENT open-enrollment students should have received an open-enrollment application to complete for the 2019/20 school year.  The applications were sent home with each student several weeks ago.  Any questions, please contact

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Thank You for the Eye Glass Donations

Posted on: April 29, 2019

THANK YOU OneSight for donating eye glasses to some of our elementary students!  Thirty one (31) elementary students were transported to OneSight, a Luxottica Foundation, in Mason Ohio for an eye exam and if needed, fitted for new glasses.  28 of

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2019 Prom - RED CARPET EVENT

Posted on: April 26, 2019

Waynesville HS Prom is right around the corner and we have a special announcement!  RED CARPET EVENT:  APRIL 27th ...THE COMMUNITY IS INVITED for our first ever Red Carpet Event.  Please join us in the Middle School Gym to watch the

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Congratulations Wayne Local Board of Education!

Posted on: April 26, 2019

The Southwest Region Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) recognized the Wayne Local Board of Education with an award for reaching the "Gold Level for Effective School Boards."  The award, which signifies the outstanding work of the school board and the

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CANCELLED: Mock Crash April 26

Posted on: April 26, 2019

***CANCELLED***  Due to the uncertainty with weather and wind, we are going to CANCEL today’s Mock Car Crash Waynesville High School Juniors and Seniors will observe our bi-annual Mock Car Crash on Friday, April 26th at 1pm in the Bicentennial

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Upcoming Game for Senior Rachel Murray

Posted on: April 26, 2019

Rachel Murray played in the State North South basketball game at Denison on April 25th at 8:00.

Rachel was League, District, and AP Southwest District player of the year. Rachel was also 1st team All State.

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15th Annual Jazz Dinner

Posted on: April 26, 2019

15th Annual Jazz Dinner

Friday, May 17th
Doors open at 6:00pm
Dinner and music begin at 6:30pm

Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door

Silent Auction!

Dinner provided by Davidson's Meat Processing

Featuring:  The Spartan Steel Band and the WHS Jazz Band

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Color Guard Clinic for 2019-20

Posted on: April 26, 2019

Spartan Marching Band Color Guard Clinic for the 2019-20 season will be held on Thursdays from 6:00pm-8:30pm beginning May 2nd.  

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Congratulations to our Athletes of the Week

Posted on: April 24, 2019

Congratulations to Sophomore Leah Butterbaugh and Juniors Carli Brown and Kenzie Purkey for all being named Athlete of the Week!!



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'It's Beach Time' After Prom 2019

Posted on: April 24, 2019

Tickets for this year's After Prom will be on sale at the HS concession stand area after school every day this week.  

$10 per ticket

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Happy Easter

Posted on: April 21, 2019
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Building Evacuation

Posted on: April 18, 2019

The high school and middle school buildings experienced a community power outage originating from a transformer in the community.  When the power returned, the fire alarms were triggered, and the school systems needed to be rebooted manually. 

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Senior Taylor Eitel Earns Associates Degree

Posted on: April 18, 2019

Congratulations to Senior Taylor Eitel for earning her Associate's Degree from Sinclair Community college within the College Credit Plus Program.   Taylor is a member of the WHS Class of 2019.  She chose to challenge herself in the College

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Youth Volleyball 2019

Posted on: April 17, 2019

2019 Youth VB Flyer FREE VOLLEYBALL CLINIC:      Wed. May 1, 2019, 3:30pm-5:30pmFUNdamentals, Games, Prizes And learn about our Youth Volleyball Program!Girls in Current Grades 2nd-6th  (Pre-registration for FREE Clinic is due

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Construction Camp

Posted on: April 17, 2019

The Warren County Educational Service Center and Home Depot are offering CONSTRUCTION CAMP for students in grades 6-8.  June 11-14, 2019 8:30 a.m-11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Home Depot in Lebanon Learn from construction experts during both

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Ford Test Drive Event

Posted on: April 15, 2019

The Lady Spartans basketball program is hosting their annual Ford Test Drive on Saturday, May 4 in the Middle School parking lot.  Anyone 18 years or older with a valid driver’s license can participate in a 3 minute, no pressure test drive in any

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Waynesville Art Show 2019

Posted on: April 12, 2019

Amazingly talented students showcased their works of art at the Art Show Event on Thursday evening.  All grades were represented and featured works of art using paper, wood, clay, metal, photograhy, textiles, and paint, just to name a few. One by one,

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IMPORTANT UPDATES REGARDING CAMPUS EVENTS THIS WEEKEND:

Posted on: April 11, 2019

Due to campus construction and a large number of events on campus this Friday and Saturday, please plan accordingly regarding parking and traffic.  Parking may be limited during this time, and we ask for and give thanks in advance for everyone’s

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Donate Your Old Books for the Book Swap

Posted on: April 10, 2019

BOOK SWAP WEEK IS COMING!!! We need your gently used books Did you know that over the summer month’s students risk losing some of their school year academic gains they’ve worked so hard to build?  In fact, research has shown that over a six

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Elementary Dayton Dragons MVPs

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Fourth and fifth graders in Waynesville Elementary have spent the past few weeks participating in the Dayton Dragons MVP program.  This program is offered by the Dragons as an incentive tool to learn and achieve for students in area schools. 

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Seal of Biliteracy

Posted on: April 9, 2019

What is the Seal of Biliteracy?   This year, Wayne Local School is offering for the first time: The Seal of Biliteracy. The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given by our school in recognition of students who have studied and attained proficiency in two or

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Thank You for All of the Help with the WBSA Work Day

Posted on: April 9, 2019

A huge thank you for all of the support this past weekend. We are now ready to PLAY BALL

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Spring Driving Safety Tips

Posted on: April 9, 2019

According to the Federal Highway Administration, rain contributed to 46 percent of all weather-related crashes between 2005 to 2014, and wet pavement in general accounted for 73 percent. With this in mind, professional school transportation staff need to

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2019 Miamisburg Art Guild Student Art Exhibition

Posted on: April 9, 2019

The Waynesville High School Art Department submitted artwork to the annual Miamisburg Art Guild Student Art Exhibition in downtown Miamisburg where our students artwork competed with local artists from surrounding area high schools.  The show has grown

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Flags Over Waynesville

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Flags Over Waynesville is a new fund raising project for Boy Scout Troop 51. Besides helping the Scouts raise money for camping expenses, this Project helps build community spirit, patriotism, awareness, leadership, and responsibility while also providing a

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Artists of Italy and France Trip a Success!

Posted on: April 9, 2019

First spring break art trip was a success! Our art trip over spring break to France and Italy exposed students to art, culture and language. During the trip travelers visited Rome, Florence and Paris. In each city we saw lots of famous

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Congratulations to Linda Applegate and Peggy Becker

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Project Excellence is a recognition by the Area Progress Council of Warren County, a non-profit foundation, that honors excellent teachers within the public schools in Warren County.  This effort is made possible by visionary leaders who are interested

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Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award Recipient Macy Burchfield

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Congratulations to Senior Macy Burchfield, recipient of the Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award.  The award was established by the Ohio Superintendent's Educational Service Association to promote student achievement and recognize outstanding students.

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Life Skills Class Organizes a Fundraiser for Area Nonprofit

Posted on: April 5, 2019

In the Life Skills Class, the students have been working on a fundraising promotion where they will begin selling Laffy Taffy ropes in the cafeteria during high school lunches for $1 each.   The monies raised will be helping an area non-profit

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Zumba and Kickboxing Fitness Fundraiser

Posted on: April 5, 2019

Cheerleading Fitness Fundraiser Spring Event 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 15.  Mondays of each

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High School Boys Soccer Meeting

Posted on: April 5, 2019

There is an informational meeting for all boys in current grades 8-11 for the High School Men's Soccer program. This will be for the upcoming season 2019-2020.

Location:  WHS Cafeteria
Date and Time:  Wednesday, April 17th at 6:00 p.m.

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Several Pieces Working at Once

Posted on: April 4, 2019

This week at the construction site, we've seen several areas of progress that we want to share with you.  First, the siding has begun on the bus barn itself, along with furlim cross supports along the roof beams. There is also a trench that extends

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Fazoli's Fundraiser for Cross Country

Posted on: April 4, 2019

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 11:00am - 8:00pm6110 Wilmington PikeDayton, OH When you purchase your meal mention your group's name and follow the restaurant's instructions to receive 20% of your meal's price donated back to Waynesville High School

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Marine Biology Parent Informational Meeting

Posted on: April 3, 2019

Interested in the Marine Biology Trip?  Parent Meeting for Students Interested in going on the Marine Biology Trip during the 2019-2020 school year can attend a meeting on April 15th at 6pm in Science Lab 1 with Mr. Hardin.  Come and learn about

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Congratulations to our Newest Members of National Honor Society

Posted on: April 2, 2019

Waynesville High School wishes to congratulate the newest members to the National Honor Society!!  

The induction ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 7th at 2:30pm in the high school gym. 

 

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Athletes Signing Day Information

Posted on: April 1, 2019

Signing Day Information We would like to recognize your signing accomplishment by celebrating you at our Athletic Signing Day! Where: Spartan Room, Waynesville High School When: Wednesday, May 15th at 2:00 pm Please invite your family, current and future

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5th Grade Parent Meeting for School Year 2019-20

Posted on: April 1, 2019

There will be a Parent Meeting on Thursday, April 4th at 6:30pm in the Middle School gym.    This meeting will be informational for parents and students entering 6th grade in the fall of 2019. The purpose is to help you and you student get

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Masonry Work Along the Base of the New Barn

Posted on: March 29, 2019

While we were on Spring Break, construction continued and this week we saw a new group enter the scene...the masons.  Their expert masonry work has given a different look to the new structure as brick form the bottom half of the walls.   We've

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Posted on: March 29, 2019

LCNB, Waynesville Police Department, and Wayne Local Schools are sponsoring a Shred Day along with Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event will be April 27th from 10 am-2pm and will be held in the parking lot  in front of the Middle School

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Design a T-shirt Contest for 8th Graders

Posted on: March 29, 2019

The winning t-shirt from this 8th grade contest will be printed for all of the 8th grade to receive. 8th graders should submit their design entries no later than Friday, April 5th.  Entry forms are available in the middle school office. Please no more

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Waynesville Girls Basketball Banquet Open to Community - RSVP Required

Posted on: March 28, 2019

Update:  3/28/2019Waynesville Girls Basketball Banquet Open to Community   Coach Gabbard opened up the requests to attend the banquet after several suggestions in their State Runner Up season!  Banquet is April 4th at 6:30pm and the cost is

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Spring Book Fair This Week

Posted on: March 27, 2019

The Spring Book Fair is Coming!!! When: MARCH 25th through MARCH 29th Where: Waynesville Elementary Media Center Students will visit the fair during their regular library times except for the preschool, young-fives and kindergarten classes who will be

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Mother Son Dance March 30th

Posted on: March 27, 2019

Prom Committee Presents SonShine and Mother Time Carnival Dance March 30th7pm-9pm$20 per familyin the Middle School Gym Free cotton candy and water, concessions available, games and prizes. Questions:  EMAIL Mother-Son

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Welcome Back!

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Lady Spartans Win the SemiFinals Game!

Posted on: March 15, 2019

Watch the last minute and game-winning shot of the Lady Spartans semifinals game !! The FINALS game for the State Title will be played on Saturday morning, at 10:45am, at the Shottenstein Center in Columbus.  Tickets will be available at the area ticket

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Important Weather Alert and Spirit Buses

Posted on: March 14, 2019

Due to the severe nature of the weather, we are holding the spirit buses for a short time to allow the storm to pass

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The Bus Barn Gets Roof Beams

Posted on: March 13, 2019

This week on the construction site of the new bus barn, we've seen the addition of roof beams with the use of equipment lifts.   There's also been a fair amount of ground movement and things have gotten quite muddy in the surrounding

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Let's Line the Streets!!

Posted on: March 13, 2019

The Lady Spartans are off to Columbus in true Waynesville style!!  The spirit was amazing surrounding the Community Send-Off, as family, friends, staff members, and members of the community showed their support by waving them on.  Along the way, we

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Brenz Pizza Co. Fundraiser

Posted on: March 13, 2019

Brentz Pizza Co, a Columbus area pizzeria, is holding a fundraiser for Waynesville Girls Basketball.  On Thursday, March 14th, when you're in Columbus for the tournament game, if you eat at Brenz Pizza Co, and mention Waynesville Girls Basksetball,

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Winter Sports Community Pep Rally

Posted on: March 13, 2019

Waynesville hosted a very enthusiastic gymnasium full of excited and supportive community members for our Community Pep Rally honoring our winter sports.  Highlights of the evening were our Final Four Girls Basketball Team, 4-time State Champion

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Middle School Concert

Posted on: March 12, 2019

Fantastic performances on Monday evening from our talented group of Middle School students!! 

Under the direction of music teachers Leslie Schleman and Keith Minnery, these groups of students entertained the audience.

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HS Course Request Sheets Due Before Spring Break

Posted on: March 11, 2019

Important Reminder:  High School Course Request Sheets are due before Spring Break.  Students received their grade-level forms during school on Wednesday, March 6th.   Course Scheduling

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Blood Drive Coming Monday, March 11th

Posted on: March 11, 2019

Waynesville students and staff members participated in our semi-annual blood drive on Monday, March 11th.  The process is so streamlined, and many of our students regularly anticipate the drive and the opportunity to give selflessly.   Blood

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Marine Biology Meeting

Posted on: March 11, 2019

Marine Biology Trip Informational Meeting, March 13th and March 28th in Science Lab #1.  Learn about this amazing adventure. 

Trip Date:  April 4-11, 2020.

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Another Amazing Weekend for Waynesville Cheerleading

Posted on: March 10, 2019

Update:  3/10/2019
Another Amazing Weekend for Waynesville Cheerleading


Competition Cheer Stunting State Champs Again!!!

 

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Waynesville Theater Presents.....

Posted on: March 8, 2019

Waynesville High School presents Grease April 11-13 7:00opmApril 14 2:00pm Tickets $8 Adults/$6 Students and Seniors Available at the door or online

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The New Structure Takes a Vertical Jump

Posted on: March 7, 2019

The new bus barn is getting easier to envision as we saw a few more changes this week. 

Vertical structure supports are put into place which will frame the new building.   

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NHS Volunteering at 4PAWS in Xenia

Posted on: March 6, 2019


Spartan National Honor Society members volunteered their time and service with the 4PAWS For Ability Organization in Xenia on Saturday, March 3!

Thank you to those that gave up time on a Saturday for community service!

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ACT Testing for ALL Juniors

Posted on: March 5, 2019

UPDATED:  3/5/2019    On Tuesday, March 12th, 2019, ALL Juniors will be taking the state funded ACT test.   It is important to note that ALL Freshman, sophomores, and seniors will not be permitted in the buildings

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2019 Summer Enrichment Camps

Posted on: March 5, 2019

Warren County Educational Service Center is proud to offer their Summer Enrichment Camps for 2019.  Registration is now open for camps like WiSTEM, Construction, and Waterbotics STEM.  We are also now accepting applications for Exploring

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Cheerleading Tryouts and Parent Meeting

Posted on: March 5, 2019

CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS for…    Waynesville Junior High and High School Squads Including Football, Basketball, and Competition   Cheerleading tryouts for the 2019-20 school year will be held March 26-28, 2019.  Parents of any

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Wayne Local Hall of Fame

Posted on: March 4, 2019

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

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Senior Joey Carter Earns a Place in the National Technical Honor Society

Posted on: March 4, 2019

Wayne Local is pleased to announce the appointment of William (Joey) Carter to the National Technical Honor Society at the Warren County Career Center in Power Systems. Joey joined 70 other seniors into the National Technical Honor Society on Feb. 28. 

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2019 Scholastic Art-Writing Awards

Posted on: March 4, 2019

The following students submitted to the annual Scholastic Art And Writing Competition this year and received awards for their artwork.  Students receiving Gold Keys, Silver Keys, Honorable Mentions, or American Voices & Visions Nominations

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The Concrete Trucks Arrive

Posted on: March 1, 2019

As promised and right on time, the concrete trucks and concrete pump were busy pouring the foundation of the new bus barn today.   Once the concrete has set up, they will be covering the new floor with blankets to prevent freezing. The schedule

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HS Large Group Contest Coming March 8th

Posted on: March 1, 2019

Update:  

The band will be performing at Madison High School on Friday, March 8th at 4:30 p.m. and the choir will be performing at Eaton High School on the same date (March 8th) at 7:20 p.m

 

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Keeping Our Kids Safe - Know the Momo Challenge

Posted on: March 1, 2019

Wayne Local Schools has learned os a possible new trend that is flooding our student's internet with pop-ups called The MoMo Challenge. While YouTube has announced that the company has found no recent videos promoting this trend, Wayne Local believes that the

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WHS Swim Team Caps The Season At State

Posted on: March 1, 2019

The Waynesville High School Swim Team caps off its amazing season at the OHSAA State Swimming and Diving meet in Canton, Ohio last weekend.  Junior Owen Conley led the Spartans with a pair of gold medals; one in the 200 Freestyle and the other in the 200

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Read Across America Day

Posted on: March 1, 2019
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HS Football Parent/Player Meeting for 2019-20

Posted on: March 1, 2019

  Football Player/Parent Meeting for all players entering grades 9-12 Date:  March 7th Time:  7 pm Location:  High School Agenda:  Introduction of coaching staff, calendar, fundraiser information, and other pertinent

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Prepping the Foundation

Posted on: February 28, 2019

From a distance, it looks like a pool of blue, but once up close, you see that the foundation is being prepped this week for a concrete pour on Friday.   The blue plastic sheets cover the sub-foundation, followed by mesh supports, and finally,

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Boys Tennis Interest Meeting

Posted on: February 28, 2019
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Boys Basketball Win Wednesday Night

Posted on: February 28, 2019

Update:  2-28-2019

 

The Boys Basketball Team wins 49-44!

They will now advance to play in District Semi-Finals at 4:00pm on Saturday at Butler HS (Vandalia) vs. Stivers.

Pre-sale tickets will be on sale in the HS office through the end of the school day on Friday.

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HS Band and Choir Pre-Contest Concert

Posted on: February 28, 2019

Fantastic group performances from the band and the choir this past Monday evening.  

Both groups presented material that they have been working on for the upcoming contests.  

Good luck at the contests and congratulations on a successful evening!!

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Worth Sharing....

Posted on: February 28, 2019

At the girls tournament game this past Monday, many of our parent fans and supportive community fans traveled to Covington to watch not only the girls game at 8:30, but also the closely matched game beforehand.  This earlier game turned out to be

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Seniors Composite Photo Orders Due March 15th

Posted on: February 27, 2019

Attention Seniors:  Prestige Portraits is offering the opportunity to purchase a composite photo of your senior class.  Orders must be postmarked by Friday, March 15th, 2019 and will be mailed to your home.  The composite photo comes in an

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Waynesville Baseball Softball Association Seeking Sponsors

Posted on: February 26, 2019

  The 2019 Waynesville Baseball Softball Association is seeking sponsorship.  We are looking to grow our sponsorships to reduce costs to the program so more children can afford to play in the WBSA. Below is a link to the sponsor package

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Junior Owen Conley Nominated for Athlete of the Week

Posted on: February 26, 2019

Junior Owen Conley Nominated for Athlete of the Week   Waynesville High School is proud to announce that we have a candidate for the MaxPreps Ohio High School Athleteof the Week Award....JUNIOR OWEN

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Senior Graduation Orders & Class Rings

Posted on: February 25, 2019

REMINDER TO ALL SENIORS AND SENIOR PARENTS: If you have NOT ordered your cap and gown, attached is the late order form or you may obtain in the high school office.  Also, reminder that school fees must be paid prior to May 22,

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Fifth Grade Recorder Concert

Posted on: February 25, 2019

On Tuesday, March 5th the Fifth Grade Students will perform their Recorder Concert at 2:45 and 7:00 pm in the Elementary Gym. Everyone is invited to come enjoy as these talented Fifth Graders share their music skills in their final Elementary Music program.

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Wayne Local Preschool Information

Posted on: February 25, 2019

Wayne Local Schools offer services to both special needs and typical children with curriculum and settings tailored to the science of early childhood education.  The children must be residents of Wayne Local School District.  The Wayne Local School

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Middle School Concert Coming Soon!! March 11th

Posted on: February 25, 2019

 Mark your calendars for Monday, March 11th 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 of the month of March, all three middle

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WHS Swimmers State Contest

Posted on: February 22, 2019

Results as of 2/22/2019: Owen Conley is seated first in the 200 Free and 200 IM for finals tonight.  Will Kelley finished 19th in his 100 Free.  Audrey Conley is seated 2nd in the 500 Free and 11th in the 200 Free for finals tonight The girls

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New Construction Updates

Posted on: February 22, 2019

This week on the new barn site, we've noticed a few changes with a soil sampling piece of equipment, and additional happenings within the foundation of the construction site.  Electrical and plumbing groundwork is being laid as the construction team

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Winter Sports Awards Ceremony

Posted on: February 21, 2019

  Waynesville Middle School Winter Sports Ceremony The Waynesville Middle School Winter Sports Ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, February 28th at 7 pm in the Middle School Gymnasium.  All winter teams will meet in the gymnasium to hear brief

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Coming February 22 - Wear Your Orange!

Posted on: February 21, 2019

  Coming February 22, we're honoring and recognizing healthy relationships by wearing orange.  All Teen Alliance Council members will be sporting this original tee and everyone is encouraged to grab something orange in color from your closet to

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HS Writing Center Currently Seeking 2019-20 Applicants

Posted on: February 21, 2019

Waynesville High School is seeking Writing Center tutors for the 2019-2020 school year! If you are currently in Grade 10 or 11, have good writing skills and people skills, good attendance, and room in your schedule next year, please apply to Mrs. Polzinetti

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Wayne Local Schools are Closed Wed., Feb. 20th

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Update:  7:56am

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Preschool Students Get a Tour of the Waynesville Police Car

Posted on: February 19, 2019

  Our preschool students were given a tour of a Waynesville police car by our School Resource Officer, Jim Walker.  The students enjoyed interacting with Officer Walker as he turned on the sirens, flashing lights, and spoke on the police

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2019-20 School Calendar Now Available

Posted on: February 19, 2019

 

Click here for the 2019/2020 School Calendar; adopted at the Wayne Local Board of Education Meeting on January 14, 2019.

 

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Social Media Safety - Keeping Kids Safe

Posted on: February 19, 2019

In addition to a variety of parent meetings and conferences, there is an opportunity to learn more about social media safety and keeping your students safe.  Wayne Local Schools welcomes Rachel Miller, Prevention Specialist for TCN Behavioral Health

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Girls Spring Softball Important Information

Posted on: February 14, 2019

  HS Softball Tryouts & Mandatory Parent Meeting  Tryouts:Monday-Friday February 18th-22nd3-4PM in the Block House4-6PM in the MS Gym  Mandatory Parent MeetingWednesday, February 20th at 6PM in the Spartan Room   Interested in

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Informational Meeting for Kindergarten Registration for the Upcoming 2019-20 School Year

Posted on: February 14, 2019

A parent meeting will be held on Thursday, February 21st at 6:00 pm 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 2019-20 school

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K-5 Father-Daughter Dance

Posted on: February 13, 2019

A Knight to Remember "Hear Ye!  Hear Ye!"    You are cordially invited to attend “A KNIGHT TO REMEMBER”, the Waynesville Father- Daughter Dance at Waynesville Middle School on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Princesses & their

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HS Math Team Takes 3rd Place

Posted on: February 12, 2019

  The high school math team traveled to Ohio Northern University on Monday evening to compete against area high schools.  The competition ended with an impressive overall win of 3rd place!! Individual place winners were Morgan Miller who took 1st

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Waynesville Varsity Wrestling

Posted on: February 11, 2019


The Waynesville Varsity Wrestling team will travel to Monroe for the SWBL Tournament this Friday and Saturday, (February 15-16).

Action begins at 6:00pm Friday and 10:00AM Saturday.

Good luck Spartans!

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Catch the National Cheerleading Video Here!!!

Posted on: February 11, 2019

 

The Waynesville High School Cheerleading Program

wishes to extend a huge thank youfor all of the community support.  

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Vaping: What's the Big Deal? Informational Workshop

Posted on: February 11, 2019

Vaping:  What's the Big Deal? Informational Workshop Hosted by Greater Ohio Virtual School When:  Thursday, March 7th, 2019Time: Doors open at 6:00pm;  Program begin at 6:30pmLocation:  Warren County Educational Service Center

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Attention: 8th Grade Parents

Posted on: February 11, 2019

  There will be an 8th grade Parent Information Night for students entering high school in the fall of 2019.  When:  Thursday, February 28thTime:  6:00pmLocation:  high school gym Teachers and students will be there to encourage

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Advanced Placement Parent Informational Meeting

Posted on: February 11, 2019

There will be an Introduction to the Advanced Placement Program (AP) for parents and students interested in taking Advanced Placement (AP) classes in the coming school year. When:  Thursday, February 21stTime:  6:00pmLocation:  high school

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Middle School Winter Wonderland Dance

Posted on: February 11, 2019

Cupid's Winter Wonderland Semi-Formal Dance Hosted by Middle School Student Council February 14th 6 - 7:30pm Tickets will be on sale during lunch for $4 or $5 at the door Featuring:  Dayton Mobile DJ and a free photo

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Lady Spartans Come out on TOP

Posted on: February 9, 2019

 

A big weekend for Waynesville Athletics as the Lady Spartans basketball team earns their place as SWBL CHAMPS!!!

CONGRATULATIONS LADY SPARTANS!!

 

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Middle School Valentine's Day Candy Grams

Posted on: February 8, 2019

The Middle School Student Council will be selling Valentine's Day CandyGrams through Wednesday, February 13th.  

Only $.50 per candy treat.

Why not surprise your bestie with a treat from you?

 

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IMPORTANT REMINDER: Class of 2019

Posted on: February 7, 2019

  REMINDER TO ALL SENIORS AND SENIOR PARENTS IF YOU HAVE NOT ORDERED YOUR CAP AND GOWN HERE IS THE LATE ORDER FORM OR YOU MAY PICK ONE UP IN THE HIGH SCHOOL OFFICE Also remember that school fees must be paid prior to May 22, 2019. Senior Late Order

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Construction Materials Have Been Delivered

Posted on: February 6, 2019

Update:  2-5-2019 Despite uncooperating weather these last few weeks, the footers have been poured for the new bus barn. The constuction materials have also been delivered and are currently lining the back parking lot right next to the construction

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Baseball Pre-Season Meeting

Posted on: February 6, 2019

 

The Waynesville High School Baseball team will be holding its preseason meeting February 6th at 7:00pm in the Spartan Room.

All interested players and their parents should be in attendance.

 

 

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College Credit Plus Parent Meeting

Posted on: February 5, 2019

College Credit Plus Parent Meeting February 12, 2019 at 6:00pm   The College Credit Plus Parent Meeting at WHS will be held on February 12, 2019 from 6:00pm-7:00pm in the WHS Spartan Room.  Wayne Local Schools is very proud to have

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Iron Giraffe Challenge and Ice Cream!

Posted on: February 5, 2019


Today, as a result of the Iron Giraffe Challenge that the middle school building partipated in,

the students were able to enjoy an Ice Cream Social!  

There a lot of smiles in this crew!!!

 

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February Cafeteria Menus

Posted on: February 4, 2019


The February menus are now available.  

Click here to be redirected 

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Annual Empty Bowls Event - New Details Available

Posted on: February 1, 2019

Waynesville High School's 3rd Annual Empty Bowl Event   Each bowl sold contributes to the fight against hunger with a donation to our school's Food To Go program.  This program sends food home with students in need before each weekend to assure

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Wayne Local Schools - CLOSED February 1st

Posted on: February 1, 2019


Wayne Local Schools will be closed on Friday, February 1st due to the weather and road conditions.

 

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Parent Voluteer Meeting Cancellation

Posted on: January 31, 2019


The Parent Volunteer meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 31st has been cancelled.

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RESCHEDULED: 3rd Grade Parent Meeting

Posted on: January 31, 2019

 UPDATE:  1-31-2019

 

***THE 3RD GRADE MEETING FOR TONIGHT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 21ST AT 5:00PM

 

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Wayne Local Schools will be Closed on Thursday, Jan. 31

Posted on: January 30, 2019

Wayne Local Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 31st. 

Evening activities are yet to be determined. 

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January is School Board Recognition Month

Posted on: January 29, 2019

  School Boards lead so students can achieve; individual board members are citizens who serve children and represent their communities.  It takes strong schools to build a strong community.  School Board Members are accountable to the

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Girls Basketball UPDATE

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Update:  1-29-2019   Tim Gabbard is in his 39th season coaching the Waynesville High School girls basketball team. Key members of the unbeaten Spartans are, front (left) Hannah Gill, Carli Brown, Gabbard, Kenzie Purkey and Leah Butterbaugh. Back

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Boys Basketball Spartan UPDATE

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Update:  1-29-2019 Boys Basketball Update VARSITY: The Spartan have split their last two league games, losing to Northridge 73-45 and defeating Milton-Union 59-42.  The Spartans were led in the Northridge game by Ryan Papanek with 12 points. 

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

Posted on: January 29, 2019

PROJECT EXCELLENCE 2019 Excellence in Teaching Educator Award Nomination Project Excellence 2019 Nomination Form The Project Excellence Committee of the Area Progress Council of Warren County, Inc. seeks to recognize and honor excellent teachers

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Boys Basketball Partners with Shoes4theShoeless

Posted on: January 28, 2019

Shoes4theShoeless Partnership The boys basketball program has partnered with Shoes4theShoeless, which is a nonprofit organization in the Miami Valley that provides brand new socks and shoes for under privileged children.  Please visit their website and

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Mental Health Support

Posted on: January 28, 2019

  Mental Health Support groups for second semester are currently being formed.  Sign up forms are now available... click here!   Please turn the attached form to the high school office by February 1st. Please discuss this option

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6th Grade Enjoys a Quarterly Treat

Posted on: January 18, 2019

As part of a quarterly incentive program, the 6th graders who have gone a full quarter without having any infractions, were able to celebrate with a movie and snack during their lunch period.  

Congratulations from the entire 6th Grade Teaching Staff !!!

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Military Appreciation Night

Posted on: January 18, 2019

On Friday, January 18th, 2019, Wayne Local Schools will honor all military with a Military Appreciation Night at the Friday night boys basketball games vs. Northridge.  All current, active, retired, and veterans will receive free admission to the

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Waynesville Youth Softball Camp

Posted on: January 15, 2019


There will be a youth softball camp on Jan. 19th from 12-3:00 and Feb 16th 4-7:00. 

For details, visit our Community Page.  

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Mental Health Awareness Education

Posted on: January 14, 2019

Starting January 18th through February 28 all students 6-12 will hear a Mental Health Awareness presentation by Solutions staff Mirranda Glaskox and Counselor Cathy Joefreda.  This presentation will cover the definition of  Mental Health, types of

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Construction of the New Bus Barn Begins

Posted on: January 14, 2019

Update:  1-11-2019 In construction terms, there are three "Fs" that happen at the beginning of a new building; footings, foundation, and framing.  Recently, you'll notice that pipes and bricks have been delivered in the back of the school

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Middle School Art Club

Posted on: January 10, 2019


The Middle School Art Club will begin on Tuesday, January 15th and will run January through May.  

Stop by Mrs. Ballard's room for a permission slip.  

Student fee is $5.

 

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NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT APPRECIATION DAY

Posted on: January 9, 2019

Across the country on January 9, citizens take the lead on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.  Law Enforcement Officers of every rank and file have chosen a profession that puts their life on the line every day for their communities.

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Prom Committe Meeting This Friday!

Posted on: January 9, 2019


The first prom committee meeting will be held on Friday, Jan. 11th at 6:45am. 

The meeting will be held on the left side of the lobby next to the high school office. 

Meeting will include discussion about future meeting dates and times.

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7th Grade Musician Earns Top Spot

Posted on: January 7, 2019

7th GRADE MUSICIAN EARNS SPOT IN DISTRICT 13 HONOR BAND Congratulations to Elizabeth Nichols, a seventh grade flute player, for auditioning and earning a place in the OMEA District 13 7th Grade Honor Band! This is the first year that Elizabeth was eligible

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School Reopens January 7th, 2019

Posted on: January 6, 2019