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Blog Entries - 2021

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2021 Waynesville Independence Day Celebration

Posted on: June 29, 2021

The Wayne Twp Fire Department and The Village of Waynesville invites you to participate in The Wayne Twp/Waynesville Independence Day Parade. When:  Saturday, July 3rd, 2021Time:  12:00 noon Lineup starts at 11:00am on Edwards Rd. off North Street

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Happy Father's Day

Posted on: June 20, 2021
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Happy Memorial Day 2021

Posted on: May 31, 2021
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Summer Office Hours

Posted on: May 24, 2021

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL  (Temporarily set up in the Middle School Office)  Wednesdays from 8:00am-12:00pm (Closed July 7th) Hours will return to normal starting July 26th Elementary Secretary Contacts: Carissa

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Congratulations on a Fantastic Year

Posted on: May 20, 2021

Students will have their last day of the 2020-2022 school year on May 21st.

We're proud of the year that we've had and wish you all a happy summer break!  We'll see you in August!!

Happy Summer !!!

~The Wayne Local School Administration

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Jazz in the Park

Posted on: May 17, 2021

Last week on Friday evening, Ms. Schleman's high school jazz ensemble performed at the amphitheater.  It was a spin on the traditional Jazz Dinner with a bring your own picnic and lawn chairs atmosphere.  The performance was energizing as the

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Sports Physicals are Coming May 18th

Posted on: May 17, 2021

Mark Your Calendars! Sports Physicals Kettering Health Network Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Associates of Southwest Ohio, and Wayne Local Schools are collaborating to provide a full, comprehensive sports physical for athletes at Wayne Local Schools

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Superintendent's Message May 12, 2021

Posted on: May 13, 2021

Posted:  5-13-2021 From:  Superintendent Pat Dubbs It’s been an incredibly challenging school year for everyone and I wanted to reach out with a heartfelt thank you to our students, parents and teachers. Additionally, I would like to share

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Emergency Broadband Benefit

Posted on: May 13, 2021

What is it? The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary FCC program to help households struggling to afford internet service during the pandemic. The benefit provides: Up to $50/month discount for broadband services; Up to $75/month discount for

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Vaccination Clinic Today

Posted on: May 13, 2021

Warren County Health District and the Wayne Township Fire Department ~~   Vaccination Clinics in May   ~~ Posted on: Thursday, May 13, 2021   When:  Thursday, May 13, 2021Time:  2:00-5:00pm Where:  1100 Franklin

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Another Successful Mulch Sale - Thank You!

Posted on: May 10, 2021

Waynesville Spartans Athletics Department thanks everyone for another successful annual mulch sale.  Thank you to our families, community members, coaches, athletes, and Ohio Green Works.  Profits from the mulch sale support our teams by offsetting officials' costs, uniforms, and sports equipment.  

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Happy Mother's Day

Posted on: May 9, 2021
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School Lunch Hero Day

Posted on: May 7, 2021

  School Lunch Hero Day is celebrated Friday, May 7th, 2021.  Wayne Local School District has the most hardworking and best food service professionals around!  We take this week to appreciate their hard work and dedication to their jobs

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Positive COVID Tests - UPDATED 5/6

Posted on: May 6, 2021

UPDATED:  May 6, 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. 1 positive case(s)

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2021 Project Excellence Recipients

Posted on: May 6, 2021

The 34th Project Excellence Banquet was held on May 5th to recognize outstanding teachers for their contribution to public education in Warren County. 

From Wayne Local School District, Patrick Hardin (AP Science & Biology - HS) and Nancy Lukasavage (Language Arts - JH) were both recognized for this prestigious award!

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Notice: Board Meeting Date Change

Posted on: May 4, 2021

  The June Board Meeting has been moved from June 14th to June 7th. Same time of 6:00 p.m. in the Spartan

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Wayne Local Celebrates Teachers

Posted on: May 2, 2021

TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK - May 3rd - May 7th National Teacher Appreciation Week in May honors those men and women who have dedicated their lives to educating the masses.  They have chosen to educate and inspire the minds of our young people, while

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National Principals' Day

Posted on: May 1, 2021

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

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HS Student Council Elections for 2021-2022

Posted on: April 30, 2021

Congratulations to our newly elected High School Class Officers and Student Council Members for the 2021-2022 school year! For the graduation class of 2025: (current 8th graders) Class Secretary: AJ Larsen Class Treasurer: Caleb Ingle Class Vice-President:

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STEMM CAMP - "STEMM for GOOD"

Posted on: April 29, 2021

12th annual CJ STEMM Camp for middle grade students. The camp will be taught by two CJ High School teachers - this year, one math and one science, Jessie and Chrissy - assisted by an administrator and several CJ alumni and local and global

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School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on: April 28, 2021

The Ohio legislature has proclaimed this day and/or week that Ohioans have an opportunity to reflect on the outstanding job performance of more than 15,000 school bus drivers who transport students to and from school and school-related events throughout the

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May Menus

Posted on: April 21, 2021

The May cafeteria menus have posted. 

Click Here for Menus

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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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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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Donations Currently Being Accepted

Posted on: April 19, 2021

From the 6th Grade Teachers:  As we head to the end of our school year, we are beginning to plan our annual sixth grade auction.  This is such a great event for our kids and the culmination of our incentive program.  We try to make this

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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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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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Youth Soccer Fall 2021

Posted on: April 6, 2021

  Waynesville Soccer Association has opened registration for the Fall 2021 youth soccer season.  To register CLICK HERE.  Once on the registration page, click the 'Register' icon in the top right hand corner.  Registration

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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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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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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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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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WMS Pathway Painting Project

Posted on: March 22, 2021

Looking for ways to support our kids? Here are some ways that we could use your help.... All students at WMS will be starting a School Pathway Painting Project within the next few weeks (more details coming soon).  We will be needing some supplies for

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MS/HS Parent Teacher Conferences Important Information

Posted on: March 22, 2021

Parent-Teacher Conferences that were originally scheduled for Thursday, March 11th have been moved to March 25th from 4:00-7:00pm.  Please call the office at 513-897-4706 (Middle School) or 513-897-2776 (High School) to schedule an

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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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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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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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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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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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Middle School Yearbooks

Posted on: February 26, 2021

Lifetouch is ONLY accepting online orders this year, so there are no order forms in the office. Please go to ORDER HERE to order your Yearbook. The yearbook ID code is 6544121.  All orders must be received by March 5th,

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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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Project Excellence 2020 Winners

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Project Excellence of Warren County, Ohio Congratulations to Kelley Bricker and Lora Schafer, 2020 Project Excellence Award recipients for Wayne Local Schools and Warren County. Kelley has been teaching for 8 years in the Wayne Local School District, and

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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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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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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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8th Grade Student T-shirt Contest

Posted on: February 8, 2021

All 8th grade students are invited to participate in a contest to design a t-shirt for their class. All students will (anonymously) vote on which t-shirt they like best, and then we will have that t-shirt made for every 8th grade student to wear on the final day of school.

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Free One-on-One Tutoring Available

Posted on: February 8, 2021

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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8th Grade Parent Night - Feb. 18th

Posted on: February 8, 2021

In order to try to reduce the spread of Covid-19, the 8th grade parent night will be a little different this year. Instead of an in-person meeting, a video is being created by Sam Ison, Principal of WHS and his staff with all the information you and your

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Middle School Yearbooks

Posted on: February 8, 2021

YEARBOOK ORDERS it is time to order yearbooks!  Lifetouch is ONLY accepting online orders this year, so there are no order forms in the office. Please go to ORDER HERE to order your Yearbook. The yearbook ID code is 6544121. All orders must be received by March 5th, 2021.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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