High School News

Blog Entries - 2021

Luke Zebell & Megan Winterbotham

Prom Court 2021

Posted on: April 21, 2021

Congratulations to the Senior Class King Luke Zebell and Queen Megan Winterbotham

and the 

Junior Class Prince Jackson Berger and Princess Maddie Beuchat!

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May Menus

Posted on: April 21, 2021

The May cafeteria menus have posted. 

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National Administrative Professionals Day

Posted on: April 21, 2021

National Administrative Professionals’ Day, also known as Secretaries Day or Admin Day, recognizes the professionals who keep an office running smoothly every day. The day recognizes the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists, and

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Mock Crash - April 15th

Posted on: April 19, 2021

  You may have noticed two "crashed" cars with police tape over the weekend in the parking lot next to the tennis courts.  These cars were staged there as part of a Mock Crash demonstration for Juniors and Seniors of Waynesville High School this

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WCHD Vaccination Clinics in April

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Warren County Health District - Vaccination Clinics in April Posted on: April 19, 2021   Appointments are available for ages 16*+ for the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine at the Warren County Fairgrounds Tuesday to Thursday through the end of

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Mulch Delivery Date

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Posted:  4/19/2021

 

NOTE:  Athletic Mulch Sale Delivery Date - April 24, 2021. 
Thank you for your support! 

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"You Can Count on Me" Award

Posted on: April 19, 2021

You Can Count on Me Scholarship Purpose The You Can Count on Me scholarship program is designed to recognize high school seniors who have a desire to pursue post-secondary education and/or training. Each Spring, ten students are chosen to receive

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Marine Biology Trip to the Bahamas

Posted on: April 19, 2021

  Under the leadership of high school teacher, Patrick Hardin, Waynesville High School Biology classes had the option to participate in a week long adventure to Andros Island, Bahamas.  While there, the students explored many natural wonders in a

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Wright Scholar Research Interns

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Landen Stricker (12th Grade) and Brad Sisk (11th Grade) have been accepted to the Wright Scholar Research Internship. The Wright Scholar Research Assistant program is a program for stellar high school students (juniors/seniors when they apply)

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2021 Project Excellence Recipients

Posted on: April 16, 2021

Please join us in congratulating Nancy Lukasavage (middle school) and Patrick Hardin (high school) as the 2021 Project Excellence recipients this year!   Project Excellence recognizes and rewards superior educators who impact our district. 

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Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2021

Posted on: April 14, 2021

Waynesville High School is proud to announce the Valedictorian and Salutatorians for the Class of 2021     Alaina Spencer, Valedictorian Alaina is planning to continue attending Wright State University after graduation, in pursuit

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Purple Up! Day

Honoring our Military Students

Posted on: April 13, 2021

PURPLE UP! DAY - Honoring the Military Child Purple Up! Day on April 15th recognizes some of the military’s most unsung heroes – their children. The day encourages everyone to wear purple representing all branches of the military and showing

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HS Student Council Elections for 2021-2022

Posted on: April 12, 2021

High School Student Council Elections including CLASS OFFICERS are coming soon for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year.   APPLICATION PACKETS DUE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, APRIL 16th. Application packets with instructions can be picked up in the high

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Adopt a High School Senior

Posted on: April 9, 2021

Attention Parents who have elected to participate in the Adopt-a-Senior Basket Program.... The high school office has been sending responses with graduate information so that you can customize your gift basket.  However, we are hearing that some email

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Perfect Attendance for 3rd Quarter

Posted on: April 6, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL Caden Adams, Colin Amato, Savanna Amburgy, Gracyn Armstrong, Cameron Bailey, Tazzaray Bailey, Eryn Barrett, Landon Beachler, Makayla Bell, Isaiah Blythe, Samantha Boswell, Mira Bouchair, Colton Bradford, Julia Bratton, Jonathan Brillhart, Joshua

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Honor Roll & Perfect Attendance for 3rd Grading Period

Posted on: April 6, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL 3.75 & Above: Caden  Adams, Maddie Almeter, Juliana Alvarado, Colin Amato, Jake Amburgy, Savanna Amburgy, Ryleigh Anderson, Gracyn Armstrong, Booker Atkins, Harrison Aunspaw, Lindsey Austin, Cameron Bailey, Kaleb Bauer, Makayla

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2020-2021 Workforce Development Internship

Posted on: April 6, 2021

The Montgomery County Educational Service Center is looking for 14 high school sophomores from around the region to work alongside Dayton professionals, businesses, and educators to help design creative ways to connect students to careers for their school

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Paraprofessional's Day - April 1st

Posted on: April 1, 2021

  Paraprofessionals are an integral part of the special education team, and April 1st is Paraprofessional Appreciation Day. It's a national day dedicated to our support staff (even though they deserve more than one

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Blood Drive Results

Posted on: March 31, 2021

Did you know that nearly 40% of all blood donations that are collected come from high school drives such as ours?  Waynesville is PROUD of our student and staff donors, as well as the High School Student Council who help organize and run the drive, for

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2021-22 Cheerleading Tryouts

Posted on: March 31, 2021

Tryouts are for Waynesville Junior High and High School students who are interested in trying out for    Football, Basketball, and Competition squads. *Students who are currently in grades 6-11 *Wear athletic clothes and tennis

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COVID-19 Vaccinations

Posted on: March 31, 2021

Kettering Health network is committed to serving you and we are working as quickly as possible to vaccinate the community while following the vaccination guidelines setup by the Ohio Department of Health. On March 29, ODH lowered the qualifying age for

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Prom Tickets

Posted on: March 31, 2021

Tickets will be on Sale in the High School Office March 24th -31st  Cost per ticket:  $50.00 (Cash/Check-payable to WHS) Date:  April 17, 2021 Location:  The Reverie, 9095 Washington Church Rd., Miamisburg, OH Details of the

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Cap and Gown Pick Up

Posted on: March 30, 2021

Graduate Services Inc will be here March 30 at 10am to deliver Cap and Gowns in the High School Lobby. Any cap and gown packages not picked up will be held in the office until the student and or parent can pick them up. More Information on

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Experiential Learning with Buckingham Financial

Posted on: March 26, 2021

 

Senior Jordan Combs internships at Buckingham Financial. Jordan is interested in pursuing a degree from BGSU in finance or accounting. Thank you Buckingham Financial for allowing Jordan to intern with you.

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Positive COVID Tests - UPDATED 3/25

Posted on: March 25, 2021

UPDATED:  March 9, 2021 Dear School Community, Wayne Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.  We want to inform you we received confirmation of the following positive case(s) today. 2 positive

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CONGRATULATIONS WHS CHEER COMPETITION SQUAD!

Posted on: March 24, 2021

 

DIVISION IV GAME DAY - STATE CHAMPS
AND
DIVISION IV BUILDING/STUNTING - 2ND PLACE

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State-Wide Tornado Drill

Posted on: March 24, 2021

As part of Ohio's Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week, the state's annual statewide tornado drill will be held on Wednesday, March 24th. The sirens will be activated one time for three minutes. The test tone will be the same "tornado warning" tone that

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ACT - Coming Soon

Posted on: March 23, 2021

ACT Test at Waynesville High School 

When:  Saturday, April 17th
Time:  8:00am

Late Registration at:  CLICK HERE

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Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award

Posted on: March 22, 2021

Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award Recipient Booker Atkins   Congratulations to Senior Booker Atkins, recipient of the Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award.  The award was established by the Ohio Superintendent's Educational Service

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David Fornshell Presentation

Posted on: March 22, 2021

Wayne Local Schools is honored to have David Fornshell speak with our students on March 31, 2021. He will be talking to our students about various topics that affect our teens every day. He will speak of the dangers and legal ramifications of school threats,

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Senior Yearbook Ads

Posted on: March 22, 2021

YEARBOOK ADS Contact:  Kristen Elton, Yearbook Advisor  kelton@wayne-local.com Senior Ad Information:    We are offering ad space for you to place a senior ad to celebrate your 2021 graduate! We love

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After Prom Needs Your Help!

Posted on: March 22, 2021

We need your help in volunteering to put on a great Prom for our kids this year.  Due to a lot of restrictions and unknowns due to COVID, After Prom is partnering with the High School to provide prizes and volunteers for the 2021 WHS

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March 12th, - Remote Learning Day

Posted on: March 12, 2021

Friday, March 12th will be a Remote Learning Day and our physical school campus will be closed.  This is due to our staff receiving the Covid-19 vaccination Thursday evening.  Additional instructions and details will follow for each

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Miamisburg Art Show 2021

Posted on: March 12, 2021

Congratulations to our participants and winners for their art work in the Miamisburg Art Show 2021!   Google Slideshow of the Art Work    Waynesville High School:  Miamisburg Participants & Places Maddie Almeter - 2nd

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Hall of Fame Nominations are Open

Posted on: March 11, 2021

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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Easter Cake Pop Sale

Posted on: March 11, 2021

Available to all students K-12 Please send in ORDER FORM with $3 cash by March 26th. Please send it to any main office.  Cake pop delivery will be Thursday April 1st. Allies Assembly thanks you for your support in this fundraiser. Funds will go to

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So Proud of Our Lady Spartans!

Posted on: March 9, 2021

Update:  3/9/2021 Lady Spartans Basketball Wins 3rd District Championship, Falls to Worthington Christian in the Regional Semifinal   Waynesville clinched its 3rd Division III District Championship in 4 years on Saturday with a 33-29

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HS Course Scheduling Information

Posted on: March 3, 2021

High School Course Scheduling Information is now available online for the school year 2021-2022.

Click Here to be redirected to the High School Scheduling Information.

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Congratulations Spartans Quiz Team

Posted on: March 3, 2021

Spartan quiz team takes home 2nd place in SWBL tournament after going 3-1 in pool play. Spartans then defeated valley view in the semifinals before losing in the finals to Oakwood.

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Spartans Make Waves in Canton, Ohio

Posted on: March 1, 2021

Kate Handle, Jordan Patterson, Devyn Olson, and Audrey Conley made the 3+ hour trip to Canton, Ohio to compete in the Ohio High School State Swimming Championships this past Wednesday.  The ladies made huge waves during the 4-hour meet. The team was led

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College and Career Information

Posted on: March 1, 2021

What does your teen want to do when they grow up? Most likely you’ll hear they want to be a pro-athlete, doctor, fireman, police officer, lawyer, singer, actor, etc. Or, you’ll hear what is “in” and popular on television like

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Staying Connected

Posted on: February 26, 2021

Wayne Local School District uses a number of communication methods to communicate information to families.  As winter weather is upon us, please be sure that you are CONNECTED in the event of weather alerts, school delays, and unexpected

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Free One-on-One Tutoring Available

Posted on: February 26, 2021

Free One-on-One Tutoring Available The Mary L. Cook Library is offering one on one live tutoring to students 7 days a week from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. You will need your library card to login and create a profile. Check it out on the Mary L. Cook website

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National Merit Finalists

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Waynesville High School has two seniors, William (Eli) Click and Landen Stricker, who have been selected to be one of the 15, 000 Finalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program after advancing in September to the Semifinalist stage. There were over 1.5

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HS Student of the Month

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Congratulations to the High School Student of the Month for January (Cooper Koch) and February (Kaden Senetra).

 

Photo on the left:   Dr. Sam Ison, Cooper Koch, Cathy Joefreda

Photo on the right:  Dr. Sam Ison, Kaden Senetra, Cathy Joefreda

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Life Changer of the Year Nominee

Posted on: February 24, 2021

Anna (AJ) Garafolo has been nominated as “Life Changer of the Year” sponsored by National Life Group that recognizes and rewards K-12 educators and school employees across the country.  The program celebrates those who are making a

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HS Boys Tennis Interest Meeting

Posted on: February 23, 2021

HS Boys Tennis Interest Meeting

When:  Friday, February 26th
Location:  HS Gym
Time:  2:35pm

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High School Theater Auditions

Posted on: February 22, 2021

Auditions for GAME OF TIARAS for interested High School students have been delayed due to weather.  NEW:  Any high school students that are interested in being a part of the production need to go to Room 114 in the middle school Monday and Wednesday

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WLS - Closed - Friday, Feb 19th

Posted on: February 19, 2021

WLS - Friday, February 19th Information Wayne Local Schools will be closed for Friday, February 19th.  Additional instructions and details will follow for each building.  Please watch the website and your email for follow-up

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College Credit Plus - Zoom Meeting at 5:30

Posted on: February 18, 2021

College Credit Plus Virtual Meeting will STILL take place THIS Thursday 2/18/21  from 5:30-6:00pm   ·        This meeting is mandatory if your child is new to CCP and would like to

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Important Message from WLS

Posted on: February 17, 2021

Good afternoon Wayne local school district This is an informational message to notify everyone that the school buildings will be physically closed on Friday February 19.  Please watch your email and the website for individualized messages from each

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A² Valentine's Bouquet Fundraiser

Posted on: February 8, 2021

The Allies Assembly is doing a Valentine's fundraiser selling Cake Pop Bouquets for $5. (5 cake pop wrapped bouquet) Bouquet sale will run through the week and be delivered on Friday, February 12th during 8th period. Money earned will go to a scholarship and

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Senior 2021 Graduate Signs

Posted on: February 8, 2021

With the help of Designs Now and Jamie Gabbard, Comey & Shepherd Reality, every graduating senior will receive their own personalized sign. The signs will be displayed in the Front of the Middle School in May, then given to the student prior to

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Honor Roll & Perfect Attendance for 2nd Grading Period

Posted on: February 8, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL: 3.75 & Above :Caden Adams, Maddie Almeter, Juliana Alvarado, Ava Amato, Colin Amato, Jake Amburgy, Savanna Amburgy, Ryleigh Anderson, Gracyn Armstrong, Booker Atkins, Harrison  Aunspaw, Lindsey Austin, Cameron Bailey, Lorelai Bailey,

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Experiential Learning with Waynesville Elementary School

Posted on: February 8, 2021

Waynesville Elementary School Seniors Jenna Turner and Brielle Mahoney job shadow at Waynesville Elementary School. Both Jenna and Brielle are interested in education after graduation.  Brielle interned at Caeser's Creek Animal Clinic in the fall

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Design Your Class T-shirt

Posted on: February 5, 2021
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Black History Month

Posted on: February 4, 2021

February is recognized as National Black History Month, also known as National African American History Month.  It is a time for all Americans to celebrate the achievements of African Americans. The month recognizes their central role in American

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Stay Connected

Posted on: February 2, 2021

Wayne Local School District uses a number of communication methods to communicate information to families.  As winter weather is upon us, please be sure that you are CONNECTED in the event of weather alerts, school delays, and unexpected

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2-Hour Delay with Plan B 1st Grade, Kindergarten and Preschool

Posted on: February 2, 2021

Due to the weather and current road conditions, Wayne Local Schools will operate on a 2-hour delay on Tuesday, February 2nd with Plan B for 1st grade, Kindergarten and Preschool. Plan “B” Delay Schedule is as follows:AM K/Pre-School/AM 1st Grade

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***Inclement Weather Days Information

Posted on: January 29, 2021

In the event that Waynesville area is impacted by inclement weather, we will either be on a 2-Hour Delay schedule or we may implement a Remote Learning School Day.

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Waynesville Engineering Program

Posted on: January 29, 2021

Are you interested in Engineering?  Would you like to learn more?  Click the link below for a presentation of the Waynesville Engineering Program taught by Mr. Otto. 2020-2021 Waynesville Engineering Program Presentation Mr.

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Staff Member of the Month

Posted on: January 25, 2021

December 2020 - Congratulations to Leslie Schleman for being December’s Staff Member of the Month- Representing “JOY”!   Leslie, our Band Director, was chosen by fellow staff members for this well-deserved award.  The theme

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Order your 2020-2021 Yearbook Today!

Posted on: January 21, 2021

This school year has been quite unforgettable and we have been working very hard to capture every moment of this historic year in our yearbook. Things may look a little different this year but it has helped us become more creative with lots of fun content for

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Congratulations to our 2021 Art Scholastics Winners!

Posted on: January 20, 2021

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards were founded in 1923 and, for nearly a century, have inspired bold ideas in creative teens throughout the country.  As the nation’s longest-running awards in the field, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

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Triple P Power of Positive Parenting Zoom Classes

Posted on: January 19, 2021

Triple P is a FREE parenting support program!  It encourages caregivers while exploring the joys and challenges of raising children.  "The fact that you worry about being a good parent means you already are one!" Triple P (Power of Positive

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Wright Scholar Research Program

Posted on: January 19, 2021

Wright Scholar Research Assistant Internship at WPAFB for H.S. JRS/SRS - Summer 2021 Selected scholars learn about various STEM career fields through classes and workshops at the University of Dayton, Wright State University, and The Ohio State

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Cold Weather is Here!!

Posted on: January 19, 2021

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

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Vaccinations for Covid-19 in Warren County

Posted on: January 15, 2021

 January 15, 2021   For Immediate Release Media Contact: Public Information Officer, snorton@wcchd.com, (513-695-2475) Vaccination for Covid -19 in Warren County   The Warren  County Health District (WCHD) is continuing its

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Class of 2021 Information

Posted on: January 15, 2021

GRADUATION INFORMATION *Please check back often for updated documents pertaining to the current graduating class. Graduation Guide 2021 Download Graduation Timeline 2021 Download Senior Bulletin - 2021   For more details:  Click Here

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Reports Cards for 2nd Grading Period

Posted on: January 14, 2021

Report cards will be going home this week on Friday, January 15th for the 2nd grading period/1st semester.

 

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Information from the Warren County Career Center...

Posted on: January 13, 2021

Still waiting!- Application Site Unfortunately, we are still waiting for the application site to open. We are working closely with our developer and they are well aware of the urgency to open the application site. While we are behind the time we usually

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National Technology Appreciation

Posted on: January 8, 2021

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

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End-of-Course Testing Schedule and Details

Posted on: January 5, 2021

Waynesville High School Families, Due to the Wayne Local Schools remote learning days from Dec. 21 - Jan. 8, the End of Course testing schedule for Biology, Government, and students needing to re-test has been adjusted.   The student will choose one

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Additional Lunch Support

Posted on: January 5, 2021

Additional Lunch Support for Remote Learning Days on January 5th through January 8, 2021:  Free and reduced lunch service will be available for families to pick-up from the hours of 11am -12 pm. on January 5 – January 8, 2021.  If this

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District-Wide Remote Learning

Posted on: January 2, 2021

Original Post Date: December 15, 2020   The District will start on remote learning after the holiday break from January 5th through January 8th.  Face to face instruction will resume on January 11, 2021.  The Wayne Local Board

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