Junior High School News

Blog Entries - 2020

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Happy Winter Break!

Posted on: December 22, 2020

There will be no school from Wednesday, December 23, 2020 through Monday, January 4, 2021. 

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Waynesville Lacrosse Club

Posted on: December 21, 2020

2021 Registration NOW OPEN!! Registration for the 2021 Spring Lacrosse Season is NOW OPEN!  Registration Link Go to the drop down and select the appropriate season to register (Middle School, Youth, or K-2).  Don’t forget, if you’re a

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VLA Students Returning to In-Person Instruction for Second Semester:

Posted on: December 16, 2020

WELCOME BACK TO IN-PERSON LEARNING VLA Students Returning to In-Person Instruction for Second Semester:   HIGH SCHOOL:  Please check your email from Mrs. Sarah Snyder regarding your student schedules and google classroom codes.  The first

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District-Wide Remote Learning

Posted on: December 15, 2020

Wayne Local Schools will move to District-wide remote learning on Monday, December 21st and Tuesday, December 22nd before the winter holiday break.  The District will start on remote learning after the holiday break from January

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Remote Learning Day for Middle School Only Friday, December 11th

Posted on: December 10, 2020

Due to a staff shortage in the middle school, tomorrow, Friday, December 11th, Waynesville Middle School will be having a remote learning day.  This is for the Middle School only. The remote learning schedule will be on the 2 hour delayed

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Explanation of the Alternative Transportation Plan

Posted on: December 8, 2020

Update:  12/8/2020 Beginning Wednesday, December 9th, Wayne Local Schools will be using the Alternative Transportation Plan. We will be shifting employees around to utilize their best abilities in an effort to continue to keep our school functioning

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Superintendent’s Message Regarding New Guidelines

Posted on: December 7, 2020

SUPERINTENDENT’S MESSAGE Posted:  December 7, 2020 Response to Positive COVID-19 Cases Starting on December 7th, 2020, Wayne Local Schools will implement a new process to modify student quarantine of close contacts to return to

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Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Posted on: December 7, 2020

Posted on: December 7, 2020 In 2020, we recognize the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7. National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is observed across the nation this day in honor of all those who lost their lives serving this nation at

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Community Service Hours Available

Posted on: December 4, 2020

There are many community service opportunities coming up.   The students need service hours for various groups, clubs, and applications to the honor societies as well.  Plus, it's a great way to give back to community, have fun, and build

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Memo from the Athletic Department

Posted on: December 2, 2020

Dear Spartan Families, We commend all of you for pushing through these unusual circumstances and continuing to make the most of our academics and athletics. We take great pride in our Spartan athletic teams and their families. Our students’ academic

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Superintendent Message to Wayne Local Schools Community

Posted on: December 1, 2020

Posted:  December 1, 2020 We are currently under a Red (level 3 advisory) COVID related public emergency indicating very high exposure and spread; we also have the additional star * designation indicating the county is approaching the Purple level. A

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WLS Will Practice Remote Learning on Nov. 30th & Dec. 1st

Posted on: November 23, 2020

Wayne Local Schools has been developing a “Student, Parent and Staff Plan for Remote Learning.”   The multi-faceted plan addresses remote learning in case Warren County moves to Level 4 or “Purple” in the State’s Public

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

SUPERINTENDENT MESSAGE November 20, 2020 Today, I participated in a public awareness video focused on keeping Warren County open. Participants are asking all of Warren County to make a “Personal Commitment to Keep our Community Safe and Open.”

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Positive COVID Test

Posted on: November 20, 2020

November 20, 2020 Dear School Community, Wayne Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.  We want to inform you that that we have recently received information of an individual in the middle school who

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A Closer Look at COVID Data and our Cleaning Protocols

Posted on: November 18, 2020

Posted:  11/18/2020 Ohio’s current COVID-19 case data is below: 312,443 total cases 22,846 hospitalizations 5,772 confirmed deaths 4,250 ICU admissions Governor DeWine announced the release of a new holiday celebration guide from

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WLS Practices Remote Learning on NOV 30 & DEC 1, 2020

Posted on: November 18, 2020

Posted:  11/18/2020 Wayne Local Schools has been developing a “Student, Parent and Staff Plan for Remote Learning.” The multi-faceted plan addresses remote learning in case Warren County moves to Level 4 or “Purple” in the

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COVID-19 Positive Test and Reminders on How to Reduce the Spread

Posted on: November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020 Dear School Community, Wayne Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.  We want to inform you that that we have recently received information of an individual in the high school who tested

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Identifying Internet Providers and Getting Connected

Posted on: November 16, 2020

The following internet providers are offering free or reduced-priced services during the coronavirus pandemic crisis. This list was identified in partnership with InnovateOhio and Ohio Broadband Strategy.  Charter

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Practice Remote Learning Plan for Waynesville High School Grade 9, 10 and 12 only

Posted on: November 10, 2020

Practice Remote Learning Plan for Waynesville High School Grade 9, 10 and 12 During the Practice ACT Test for Juniors Date: Monday, November 16, 2020   Purpose: 1. To prepare for Level 4, or Purple in Warren County (per the state’s Public

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Middle School Book Fair

Posted on: November 9, 2020

Middle School Book Fair Posted: 11/9/2020 When: November 18th -20th Where: Waynesville Spartan Room Students will visit the fair during their regular Language Art Class.  Each class will have a day and time. No cash on hand for the book fair? 

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Please Remember Your Mask

Posted on: November 9, 2020
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Canned Food Drive 2020

Posted on: November 9, 2020

Updated:  11/9/2020 See updates below in regards to what they need... In coordination with the American Legion Auxiliary Unit Post 615, the Canned Food Drive will be held a little earlier this year, to supply the Christmas Boxes and also to support our

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Arrival and Dismissal Procedures 2020-21 School Year

Posted on: October 29, 2020

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLElementary School Arrival and Dismissal Procedures 2020   MIDDLE SCHOOL 6th grade - front of the Middle School building inside the parking lot 7th grade - drop off at the curb in front of the Middle School building 8th grade -

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Middle School Football Finishes a Fantastic Season!

Posted on: October 28, 2020

Congratulations to both our 7th and 8th grade football teams for an outstanding season finale!  Both the 7th and 8th grade teams took the wins and earned the league titles in the SWBL Buckeye Division.  The 7th grade team had an

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Junior High Wrestling

Posted on: October 22, 2020

Junior High Wrestling

If interested in participating, see Mr.King during school or email at cking@wayne-local.com for more information.

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PSAT 2021 Registration

Posted on: October 19, 2020

Tuesday, January 26 at 7:45 A.M.COST: $18.00 ( Checks payable to: Waynesville High School and indicate child’s name and grade on memo line) You must arrive at St. Augustine Church by 7:45am. Non drivers can ride the bus to and from the church. Sign up

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HS/MS Boys Basketball Tryouts

Posted on: October 19, 2020

HS BOYS BASKETBALL TRY-OUTS   Friday, October 30:                9th Grade: 6:00-7:30             

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*Update* - Spartan Cafe Free Offerings

Posted on: October 16, 2020

Update posted:  10/16/2020 Food Services Wayne Local Schools are pleased to announce that we will be able to extend the free class "A" breakfast and lunch from the Spartan cafes through the end of the school year.  This is available to ALL

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Wayne Local Schools Recognizes School Bus Safety Week

Posted on: October 15, 2020

RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING SCHOOL BUS SAFETY WEEK   Wayne Local joins school districts and transporting agencies throughout Ohio and the nation in celebrating the importance of National School Bus Safety Week. National School Bus Safety Week is an active,

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VLA Students of the Month

Posted on: October 14, 2020
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School is IN-SESSION on Monday, Oct. 12th

Posted on: October 7, 2020

Just a reminder that school is IN SESSION on Monday, October 12th.  This change was announced with the revision of our calendar in July.  Below is the original post, along with links to the Revised School Calendar for your reference for the

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Parent-Teacher Conferences

Posted on: October 6, 2020

Middle School & High School Parent/Teacher Conferences are Thursday, October 8th, 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Middle School Office:  Call (513) 897-4706 to set up a time for you to meet with your child's teachers. We offer virtual or in-person (mask

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Middle School Spirit Week

Posted on: October 1, 2020

GREAT week last week in the Middle School with the celebration of Spirit Week!!  

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PINK OUT Game - Oct. 2nd - Waynesville vs. Northridge

Posted on: October 1, 2020

Waynesville vs. Northridge PINK OUT GAME - Friday, October 2nd, 2020 2 tickets per varsity student athlete (football, varsity cheer, band) If you purchased your two 'passes' already, there is no need to buy additional tickets If you are in need of

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Notification Test Phone Message

Posted on: September 25, 2020

  Wayne Local Schools will be sending a TEST NOTIFICATION phone call to our families on Friday, September 25th.  If you need assistance following the call, such as removal of a number or difficulties receiving the phone message, please

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Happy Fall

Posted on: September 22, 2020
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Wayne Local Schools VLA Family Support Sessions

Posted on: September 21, 2020

Need someone to help guide you and your child through the VLA process?  Need internet acess?  Need a quiet, yet guided study hall session?  We have you covered. Please see the following schedule for support. We have a dedicated classroom to

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Welcome Videos

Posted on: September 14, 2020


To view the teacher welcome videos, click the link to be redirected to the Staff Directory.

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COVID Decisions

Posted on: September 11, 2020

If your child is sick or not feeling well, please reference the below Flow Chart.  Wayne Local Schools will be using this chart to determine if a child should be sent home or should not be in school. Download Printable Reference

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COVID-19 in Ohio: Reporting Requirements

Posted on: September 9, 2020

COVID-19 in Ohio: State releases case reporting requirements for schools Starting Sept. 8, parents and staff should notify Wayne Local Schools of any positive coronavirus diagnosis within 24 hours. Wayne Local Schools will then report student and staff cases

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WLS Daily Health Screening Reminder

Posted on: September 9, 2020
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DEADLINE: Emergency Information and Final Forms

Posted on: September 1, 2020

With the new school year, it is time to update your emergency contact information. Please log onto your Final Forms account and update this as soon as possible to complete emergency information.  To get to the Final Forms login page, go to our website

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Audio Message from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: August 31, 2020

TOPICS of Discussion: 

  • First-day Soft Opening
  • The next few days
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Emergency Weather Siren

Posted on: August 31, 2020

The Village of Waynesville installed an emergency weather siren in front of our tennis courts over the summer.  The rotating Federal Signal system is on a 50 foot pole and will be tested on the first Wednesday of each month at Noon (12:00 pm). 

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

In place of the originally scheduled evening orientations, Wayne Local School District will use a “soft opening” format to orientate students to COVID related protocol.  Preschool and Kindergarten student orientation will take place on

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Audio Message from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: August 25, 2020

TOPICS of Discussion: 

  • Virtual Learning Academy
  • Athletics
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Chromebook Return/Request

Posted on: August 25, 2020

Chromebooks Hello Wayne Local VLA Families, If you have a Chromebook for your student from the Spring, we need to collect it and update it for your student.  Even if you need a Chromebook for your child who is learning through VLA for the upcoming

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Posted:  August 19, 2020 On August 13, 2020, the Interim Director of the Ohio Department of Health (the “Director”) issued an order requiring use of facial coverings in K-12 schools (“Order”).  The Order which became

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COVID-19/coronavirus - How to Talk to Your Child

Posted on: August 19, 2020

Your kids are hearing about coronavirus (COVID-19). You want to make sure they get reliable information — and you want them to hear it from you. Here's how to talk about it. Find out what your child already knows Ask questions geared to your

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Device Return Dates

Posted on: August 17, 2020
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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Posted:  August 14, 2020 On August 13, 2020, the Interim Director of the Ohio Department of Health (the “Director”) issued an order requiring use of facial coverings in K-12 schools (“Order”). The Order, which became effective on

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Virtual Learning Academy (VLA) FAQs

Posted on: August 6, 2020

1. What is Virtual Learning Academy? Virtual Learning Academy (VLA) is an online curriculum provider offering over 250 core and elective courses to students in grades K-12. VLA courses are aligned to Ohio's content standards, which are rooted in the National

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Responsible Restart Questions and Answers

Posted on: August 6, 2020

Please visit our Question and Answers page regarding our Restart Plan for answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.  

Restart Plan Questions and Answers - CLICK HERE

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UPDATED: 7/31 - 2020-2021 A Responsible Restart - Spartans Return to School

Posted on: July 31, 2020

POSTED:  JULY 31, 2020   A Responsible Restart Spartans Return to School  Click here to be directed to our Restart Plan information page PLEASE NOTE:  ALL PLANS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON GUIDANCE FROM STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES

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Warren County Health District's (WCHD) Protocol

Posted on: July 31, 2020

Warren County Health District’s (WCHD) Protocol:  WCHD Protocol - Download Here WCHD will work directly with our District’s nurses and leadership to conduct contact tracing to determine exposure and determine the need to isolate and

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Youth Cheer Clinic

Posted on: July 23, 2020

The WHS Cheerleaders want to cheer with YOU! 2020 Cheer Clinic Flyer Who:  Cheerleaders entering grades K-6When:  Saturday, August 8thTime:  9:00am-11:00amWhere:  WHS GymCost:  $25 How to Register:  Call or text HS Coach

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2020 Waynesville Spartans Football Camp

Posted on: July 17, 2020

2020 Waynesville Spartans Football Camp Who: All Waynesville Students Grades K-6 When: July 20 and 21 6:00-8:00 p.m. Where: Community Field Cost: $30.00 Includes instruction from Varsity Staff and T-shirt Dress: Shorts, T-shirt, cleats and gym

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Shared Harvest Food Distribution

Posted on: July 7, 2020

Shared Harvest Food Bank is hosting a pop-up food distribution at Wayne Local Schools for community members.  When:  July 14, 2020Time:  12:30pm to 2:00pmWhere:  Waynesville MIddle School Parking Lot Free food distribution to

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Wayne Local Schools has shared an email with parents containing an invitation to complete a survey.  The timing corresponds with Governor DeWine's announcement of his school re-opening guidance plan. The deadline to complete the survey is

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Notice Regarding Athletics - Phase II Begins

Posted on: June 26, 2020

Notice:  June 26, 2020 COVID-19 Return to Play - Phase 2 Wayne Local High School735 Dayton RoadWaynesville, OH 45068 Download Phase 2 Document here   On Thursday, June 18th, 2020 both Governor DeWine's Office and the Ohio High School Athletic

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Perfect Attendance 2019/2020

Posted on: June 4, 2020

HIGH SCHOOL Colin Amato, Darren (Jake) Amburgy, Savanna Amburgy, Cameron Bailey, Alexis Butt, Emily Cook, Kennedy Deters, Owen Kossler, Noah Lindsey, Anna Lipinski, Levi Morgan, Megan Rieger, Gabriel Stafford, Natalie Woods 4 Year High School Perfect

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New Process Coming Soon for Enrollment Registration

Posted on: June 4, 2020

Wayne Local Schools is transitioning to "Central Registration" for all incoming new students.  At this time, we will not be enrolling new students for 2020/21 until the process has been fully implemented. 

Details will be available by end of June, 2020. 

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Honor Roll for 2019/2020

Posted on: June 4, 2020

HIGH SCHOOL 3.75 AND ABOVE:  Caden Adams, Hazelyn Almeter, Maddie Almeter, Juliana Alvarado, Jake Amburgy, Savanna Amburgy, Ryleigh Anderson, Gracyn Armstrong, Booker Atkins, Harrison Aunspaw, Lindsey Austin, Camerson Bailey, Lorelai Bailey,  Mary

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8th Grade Promotion Celebration

Posted on: May 28, 2020

At Waynesville Middle School, a tradition has come to be over the years as 8th grade students complete their 8th grade year and cross over into the high school.  This year the ceremonial celebration has been transformed into a

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Congratulations Project Excellence Winners

Posted on: May 26, 2020

CONGRATULATIONS TO KELLEY BRICKER AND LORA SCHAFER!   Superintendent Pat Dubbs, along with the administrative staff, held a zoom meeting to inform and congratulate the winners of this exemplary award.  Due to COVID-19, the Project Excellence

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Farewell Message from Wayne Local Schools

Posted on: May 26, 2020

Click Here for a farewell message from Wayne Local Schools.


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Graduation Parade Featured on Channel 7 Tonight

Posted on: May 21, 2020

The Graduation Parade honoring our Senior Class of 2020 was a tremendous success.  The seniors felt the love all around as the Waynesville Community and family and friends showed up in a big way!  Mike Hartsock of Channel 7 joined the festivities

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Senior Walk-Through of Waynesville Elementary School

Posted on: May 21, 2020

Among the traditions for Graduating Seniors from Waynesville High School, one has always been to walk the halls where it all began for most of them, in the hallways of Waynesville Elementary School.  With the circumstances being the way they are,

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

On Monday, May 11th, the Waynesville music department was supposed to have its Spring Concert, but that was not to be this year.  However, all band members were still given the opportunity to vote for our annual End of Year Awards through Google

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Adopt-a-Senior Baskets

Posted on: May 18, 2020

Many thanks to the Waynesville Community for their efforts in helping with the Adopt-a-SeniorClass of 2020.  The baskets were pouring in all weekend long, and we had to use one of the school buses to transport them all to the school for the seniors to

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Notice from Community Officials

Posted on: May 18, 2020

All Independence Day Activites have been CANCELLED in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The official press release is in the image below.  

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PayPal Link Established to Receive Donations

Posted on: May 11, 2020

Wayne Local has established a PayPal link for donations during this unprecedented time.  There are many difficult strains on families right her in our community and while some families are adapting, there are many others who are

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Applause for All

Posted on: May 11, 2020

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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Honors Bio 2 Class Projects

Posted on: May 11, 2020

The following are links to videos that were shared by Mr. Hardin, High School Biology/Anatomy teacher.  Sophomores Rachel Ingle and Viviana Syvertsen completed the project for their Honors Bio 2 class.  The class was studying the life cycle of

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Celebrating Teachers

Posted on: May 11, 2020

This year’s Teacher Appreciation Week finds our state's educators navigating a new set of challenges and showcasing their ever-present instructional resilience, ingenuity and creativity. While this school year was shaped by unprecedented challenges, it

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This Week's Community Meal

Posted on: May 8, 2020

Special Thank You to the Athletic Boosters for sponsoring this week's Community Meal!   #TheWaynesvilleWay When:  Thursday, May 14thTime:  5-6pmWhere:  Waynesville Middle School  *Must have meal ticket*  -  Pick up

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Happy Staff Appreciation Week

Posted on: May 7, 2020

Happy Staff Appreciation Week to everyone who is a part of our wonderful Wayne Local Schools Team!!       Today we are grateful for so many and so much!  In the midst of the anxiety and difficult times surrounding our current

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ATTN: Parents of 8th Grade Students

Posted on: May 4, 2020

Please email a great picture of your child to kphillips@wayne-local.com for an 8th grade promotion project.

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

 Any CURRENT open-enrollment students should have received a link to submit an electronic open-enrollment application for the 2020/21 school year via email.  The email was sent out to parents several weeks ago.  If you did not receive or have

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Community Dinner To-Go

Posted on: May 4, 2020


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A Great Big Thank You!

Posted on: May 4, 2020
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OHSAA Updates

Posted on: May 4, 2020

This letter was sent to Waynesville Superintendents, Principals, and Athletic Administration from OHSAA Executive Director, Jerry Snodgrass.  See update

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National Principals' Day

Posted on: May 1, 2020

Thank you for your educational leadership of our school!! Mrs. Tracey Poole, Elementary School PrincipalMrs. Anna Garafolo, Elementary School Assistant PrincipalMs. Karyn Phyllips, Middle School PrincipalDr. Sam Ison, High School Principal Throughout

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School Lunch Hero Day

Posted on: April 27, 2020

Next Friday, May 1st, is “School Lunch Hero Day” to recognize the hardworking professionals in our school cafeterias.  Currently the halls of our schools are eerily quiet as students and staff members stay home to prevent the spread of

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Class of 2020 Drive By - #BeTheLight

Posted on: April 27, 2020

In honor of our graduating seniors, the Class of 2020, Wayne Local School turned on stadium lights at Spartan Community Field at 8:20 p.m. (20:20 Military Time) on Monday, April 20th to honor graduating seniors.   The #BeTheLight recognition lasted

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

As remote learning was implemented during the coronavirus pandemic, Wayne Local Schools lent Chromebooks to students in need of an electronic device.  We have made the decision that Chromebooks may remain with students over the summer.  Please keep

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Message from Superintendent Pat Dubbs

Posted on: April 21, 2020

April 21, 2020 Following Governor Mike DeWine’s announcement on Monday, April 20, 2020 to keep school buildings closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year, I wanted to share the following information with you. First, we will continue remote

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

  Governor Mike DeWine announced Monday that all K-12 schools in Ohio will continue remote learning for the remainder of the school year due to the coronavirus pandemic. DeWine said a decision has NOT been made about reopening classrooms for the

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Food 2 Go Program

Posted on: April 20, 2020

Thank you to the team of volunteers who work to ensure our community in need is taken care of.   If you'd like to help, but are unsure how, we are in need of monetary donations to keep the program going.  We have established a PayPal link to

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Food 2 Go Program Fundraiser

Posted on: April 20, 2020

FUNDRAISER APPAREL   https://feedwaynesville.itemorder.com The proceeds from each shirt purchased will equally benefit the Food2Go and The Waynesville Way programs. During this time of need, we want to thank you for the help and support in feeding

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Imagination Library

Posted on: April 20, 2020

Resources Available:   Goodnight with Dolly- Link to the imagination library.   https://imaginationlibrary.com/goodnight-with-dolly/ Storyline Online: Popular children's books read by actors and actresses. 

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

We are all living in unprecedented times and the impact on our lives, personally, socially, and professionally, is significant. Wayne Local Schools is committed to a Waynesville Way approach to teaching and learning. Our Waynesville Way approach will allow us

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Community BBQ Dinner Drive Thru

Posted on: April 10, 2020

When:  Thursday, April 16thTime:  5:00-6:00pmWhere:  Waynesville Middle School  *Must have meal ticket   TICKET pick up at First Baptist Church on Monday thru Wednesday from 5-6pm MEAL pick up at Waynesville Middle School on

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Just a Quick Hello!!!

Posted on: April 10, 2020


Click the link for the video from your teachers and staff!

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Daily Quarantine Questions

Posted on: April 7, 2020
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Do You Need Technology Assistance?

Posted on: April 1, 2020

Do you need technology assistance?  Are you needing to troubleshoot an issue with a school-issued chromebook?

If so, please direct all questions to tech@wayne-local.com


Wayne Local Schools working toward success!

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We Promise, We're Working On It

Posted on: April 1, 2020

Your Wayne Local teams are working remotely to make the best possible outcome for this set of unwanted circumstances.  We understand that this is all new to you, as it is to us as well.  Hang in there, for we are holding daily virtual evaluation

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Mental Health & Wellness Support

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Students can join our "Project Mental Health & You " Google Classroom to stay connected and Students/Parents may also reach out to our Mental Health Consultant, Josie Muterspaw, between Students can request to schedule a Zoom Video Chat Session (with

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Bicentennial Park is Closed

Posted on: March 26, 2020

 Per:  Governor DeWine Order Governor DeWine's stay-at-home order is currently in effect till at least April 6, 2020.  The stay-at-home order includes social distancing and no large groups.  It has come to our attention that

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IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Loaning Electronic Devices to Students

Posted on: March 22, 2020

Updated:  3/22/2020 Important message for those that have contacted Wayne Local Schools about borrowing a device for grades 3-12.   PICK UP DATES AND TIMES HAVE CHANGED:  Due to the Governor's order issued 3/22/2020, device pick up will be

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

LEARNING ACTIVITIES WILL BEGIN MARCH 30TH FOR ALL STUDENTS Wayne Local School District will be using the week of March 23rd-27th as non-instructional calamity days for staff to plan and create instructional opportunities to facilitate learning for our

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Notice: Cancellations

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Based on direction from Governor DeWine, all Wayne Local School District parent-teacher conferences and events are cancelled for this evening. 

Spring Break is effective immediately.

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Important Schedule Notice:

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Posted:  3.11.2020 In an effort to be proactive, Wayne Local Schools will be closed for students only on Friday, March 13th, 2020.  We will also be extending Spring Break by one day and school will be closed for students only on Monday, 23rd,

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8th Grade T-shirt Design Contest

Posted on: March 9, 2020

It's time for 8th graders to design their 8th grade T-shirt!!  Pick up your information packet from the office today. Key points to remember: only 2 colors permitted on the shirt design design needs to be approved by the printing company (no

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Hoopla STEM Challenge 2020

Posted on: February 26, 2020

THE EIGHTH ANNUAL HOOPLA STEM CHALLENGE  -  Ready to shoot some hoops? Bring your family to participate in a FREE basketball ‘hot shot’ and education contest with prizes awarded for each shot made! The event is open to boys and girls

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WHS Football Informational Meeting

Posted on: February 25, 2020

Informational Meeting for the 2020-2021 Football Season for players and parents.

When:  Thursday, March 12th
Time:  7:30pm
Where:  High School gym

Questions:  Contact Coach Jordan  sjordan@wayne-local.com

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College Credit Plus - Important Date

Posted on: February 24, 2020

Notice from the Guidance Department of Waynesville High/Middle School - Students must notify their high school of their intent to participate in the College Credit Plus (CCP) Program by April 1st. You may submit this notification at any time from

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Lunch Menu Change

Posted on: February 19, 2020

FRIDAY LUNCH MENU CHANGE for High School and Middle School:

Chick Chick-fil-A Sandwich
Seasoned Hash Brown Cubes
Green Beans
Peaches or Juice

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Parent Teacher Conferences - Feb. 20

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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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Happy Valentine’s Day from Mrs. Baker's Class!

Posted on: February 17, 2020

Students in Mrs. Baker’s class have been busy prepping to cook lunch for the middle school staff on February 13th.  They developed a menu of pasta, salad (with toppings), garlic bread and cookies.  The staff completed a menu and returned it so

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Rescheduled Graffiti Painting Day

Posted on: February 13, 2020

Students that were scheduled to paint on 2/7 (snow day) will paint on Friday, February 21st, from 2:30-4:30.

For students with scheduling conflict, please notify the MIDDLE SCHOOL OFFICE.

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Middle School Valentine's Dance

Posted on: February 13, 2020

MIDDLE SCHOOL Valentine's Dance

Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 6:30 pm to 8.00 p.m.

Tickets are $5.00 (sold during lunches or at the door)
(Only Middle School students are permitted to attend)

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Junior High Softball Pre-Season Meeting

Posted on: February 12, 2020

Junior High Softball Pre-Season Player/Parent Meeting
Wed. February 12th

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2020-21 College Credit Plus Mandatory Meeting

Posted on: February 4, 2020

WHS will be holding an informational CCP meeting for parents and students on February 13, 2020 from  6:00-7:00 pm in the WHS SPARTAN ROOM. For more information and eligibility requirements please go to: Sinclair and review the school

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Mandatory OHSAA Meeting February 11th

Posted on: February 4, 2020

There will be a mandatory OHSAA meeting for all spring athletes and parents on Tuesday, February 11th 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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Traffic Flow Patterns

Posted on: February 4, 2020

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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About the Hope Squad

Posted on: January 29, 2020

HIGH SCHOOL HOPE SQUAD PRESENTATION (Peer Suicide Prevention Program) - JANUARY 24th   Suicide is the second leading cause of death among  U.S. teenagers ages 10-24.  On January 24th all high  school students will attend a presentation

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Fundraiser Inspiration & Ice Cream Social

Posted on: January 27, 2020

ICE CREAM SOCIAL!!! On January 29th,  the Middle School Student Council will host their Second Annual Ice Cream Social as a fundraiser to help maintain wells in South Sudan, so the villagers can have easy access to clean drinking water.

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February Menus Have Posted

Posted on: January 24, 2020

The menus have been posted for the month of February.  

Click here to be redirected.

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Reports Cards for 2nd Grading Period

Posted on: January 13, 2020

Reports Card for second grading period were sent home with students on Friday, January 10, 2020.

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Become a Substitute!

Posted on: January 13, 2020

SUBSTITUTES NEEDED FOR BUS DRIVERS, CUSTODIANS AND CAFETERIA WORKERS AT WAYNE LOCAL SCHOOLS If interested, please send an email or contact Jeannie Camery at jcamery@wayne-local.com, (513) 897-8511 or Jan Dworetsky at jdworetsky@wayne-local.com, (513)

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Return to School January 6th

Posted on: January 5, 2020