Middle School News



Blog Entries - 2019

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Middle School Fall Dance

Posted on: October 17, 2019
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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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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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Traffic Flow Patterns

Posted on: October 9, 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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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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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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Kickin for Chicken

Posted on: October 8, 2019
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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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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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Build It Challenge

Posted on: October 1, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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**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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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6th Grade Auction

Posted on: April 9, 2019

The 6th Grade Team is once again collecting items for our Sixth Grade Auction.  If you are doing some spring cleaning and come across those treasures that a sixth grade student would just love, please send them our way.  Send all donations to room

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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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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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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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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

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

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Update:  7:56am

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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