District News

Heroin and Opiate Awareness Campaign - Robby's Voice, February 17

In November, Rob Brandt, President of Robby's Voice, spoke to our high school students about the dangers of drugs and his family’s experience with heroin.  Mr. Brandt was also part of the panel featured in the CBS program "60 Minutes."  The episode, “Heroin in the Heartland,” was highlighted in our November 20 community message.  

February Wadsworth City Schools Board of Education Meeting

The regular stated meeting of the Wadsworth City School Board of Education will be held on Monday, February 8, at 7 p.m. in the James R. McIlvaine Performing Arts Center at Wadsworth High School. The board agenda can be accessed by clicking here.

City of Wadsworth Downtown Planning Survey

The City of Wadsworth is soliciting feedback from our community as they work through a process to create a new downtown plan. You can learn more about the process and complete the brief survey by clicking here.

Wadsworth High School Parking

The Wadsworth City School District values our collaborative community partnership with the City of Wadsworth, the YMCA, Wadsworth Public Library, Summa, WCTV and the Soprema Senior Center, all occupants of the community center on our high school campus.

When you are attending events at Wadsworth High School we ask that you please park either in the Visitor Parking Lot or the School Events/Student Parking Lot (see map here).  The North and West Parking Lots are reserved for use by our community partners listed above and are not to be used by visitors to Wadsworth High School.  We thank you in advance for helping us adhere to these guidelines.

Kindergarten Registration 2016-17

For parents who have a child who will be turning 5 years old prior to September 30, 2016 and are planning to enroll him/her for kindergarten, please complete the information by clicking here. A Parent Information Meeting will be held on Monday, February 22 at 6:30 PM in the WHS Performing Arts Center.

Delayed Start Time Committee - UPDATED WITH VIDEO LINK

At the January 13 delayed start time community meeting, Dr. Wendy K. Bedrosian, a professor in the Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies Department at Kent State University, presented the research about delaying the start of the school day.  Members of our Delayed Start Time Committee also presented an outline of what implementation of the delayed start concept would look like in Wadsworth.   The meeting was recorded and can be viewed by clicking here.  You can view the presentation materials from the meeting by clicking here.
 

Medical Assistants/Licensed Practical Nurses Sought

PSI School Health Services is currently seeking Medical Assistants and/or Licensed Practical Nurses in the Wadsworth City School District.  A minimum of one year experience caring for children in a pediatric medical environment is preferred.  Candidate must have experience working with children and must pass a comprehensive background check.  Position is part-time, day shift, with weekends, holidays, and summers off.  Please email resume and letter of interest to careers [at] psi-solutions [dot] org.

Wadsworth Plastic Bottle Challenge!

Here is another STEM opportunity!!!  Wadsworth City Schools will be having a Plastic Bottle Challenge!

Bring your creations to the WHS cafeteria on Saturday, February 27, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM to share and see other awesome creations!

 

 

 

Substitute Bus Drivers Needed

Would you like to have your summers and holidays off, receive regular training and work with a wide variety of people? Then become a substitute bus driver.  We are ready to train dependable and safe drivers as substitute bus drivers.  Please contact the Wadsworth City Schools Transportation Department at 330-335-1328 or complete an online application on our school website.  Help us transport the “most precious cargo” and make a difference in a child’s life.

Medina County Recycles

Recycle containers have been placed at Franklin Elementary, the City Transfer Station, Charles R. Parsons Administration Building, Friedt Park, and Weatherstone Park to collect recyclable materials.  Click here for more information with a list of recyclable materials acceptable to put in the containers as well as all container locations in Medina County.

   

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