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Academic Challenge Team WHS Students Win Their Way to the Academic Challenge Championship Match

With a score of 660 points, the Wadsworth High School Academic Challenge Team moves on to the Championship Match on May 24.  Click above to read the complete story.

March 5, 2018, Safety Meeting Follow Up

As many of you are aware, on March 5, 2018, we held a community meeting to share safety measures we have implemented in our district, to discuss the education programs we have in place, and to answer your questions and listen to your concerns/ideas.  Click the link above for a follow up on ideas that resulted from this meeting. 

 

Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon WHS Off Broad Street Players Present "The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon"

Don't miss this WHS comedy on April 26 through 28, at 7:30 p.m., in the James R. McIlvaine Performing Arts Center.  Subject matter is appropriate for high school age and older.  Click above for more information.

2017 Educator Emeritus 2018 Educator Emeritus Hall of Fame

The Wadsworth City Schools' Educator Emeritus Hall of Fame honors and recognizes the retired educators and/or administrators of Wadsworth City Schools who made a significant contribution to students, faculty, and/or the community.  Click above to nominate your favorite retired educator before May 4!  Pictured are the 2017 Educator Emeritus honorees Shirley Casey and Susan Franz (not pictured is Dennis Deibel).

Invention Convention Invention Convention

Click the news story for information regarding the Invention Convention.

Parent Teacher Conferences

February 7 Parent Teacher Conferences are being held tonight for grades PreK through 4.  If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment, you are asked to email your child’s teacher.  

Summer STEM Camp Help WCS get summer camp funding by voting here!

VOTE FOR WCS to help fund STEM and Coding summer camps! One vote could be the difference in the Follett Challenge $8,000 giveaway. Click above for the link to vote.

AAA People's Choice Award 2018 People’s Choice Award: Vote Now!

Congratulations to our five students who are winners of the AAA Traffic Safety Poster Program.  See their artwork and vote for your favorites as the 2018 People's Choice Award by clicking above.

Coach Dave Sladky Wadsworth to Honor Longtime Coach Dave Sladky

Wadsworth City Schools and Wadsworth High School to name court in gym Coach Dave Sladky Court. 

WHS Outstanding Design Award Wadsworth High School and Community Center awarded "Outstanding Design - Community Use"

The Wadsworth High School and Community Center building has been awarded “Outstanding Design - Community Use” by the AMERICAN SCHOOL & UNIVERSITY magazine in the 2017 Architectural Portfolio edition.  (Click above to read the complete story.)

Online Emergency Medical Form (InfoSnap Access)
Inter-District and Intra-District Open Enrollment
STEM and Coding Camp Waiver Forms
PayForIt.net logo Pay For It – Online Payment System for Student Lunches and Fees
Message on Quality Profile and State Report Card:
School Emergency Guide for Parents/Guardians
Volleyball Varsity Asst. Volleyball Coach & Middle School Volleyball Coach Openings
Welcome to Kindergarten 2017-2018 Kindergarten
Coding and STEM Camp Applications are Open

CALLING ALL STUDENTS!!!

District Honor Roll Wadsworth City School District named to the College Board’s 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll

Great news!  Wadsworth City Schools has been named to the College Board’s 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. Click above to read the complete story.

Central Intermediate School Future of the Central Intermediate School Building

WCS is looking for feedback from the community regarding the future of the Central Intermediate School building.  Click above for the schedule of public forums, take a survey, and read more about the recommendations presented to the board of education from the Central Intermediate School Committee.

WCS Board of Education December Meeting Agenda

The agenda for the regular stated meeting of the Wadsworth City School District Board of Education that will be held Monday, December 11, at 7 p.m. in the James R. McIlvaine Performing Arts Center at Wadsworth High School can be accessed by clicking above.

School Safety Slide Presentation from the School Safety Meeting

Parents and community members gathered on March 5 to discuss school safety.  Click on this news story to view the presentation.

Cardboard Challenge Wadsworth Cardboard Challenge

All Wadsworth City School students, families, and friends are invited to participate in the Wadsworth Cardboard Challenge! Share your creation at Wadsworth Middle School on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 10:00 AM. Please click here for details.

November Board of Education Meeting

The agenda for the November Board of Education meeting is now available. Select the news story headline above to get to a quick link which will take you to the Board of Education webpage.

Kindergarten Flyer Class of 2031 Kindergarten Registration Parent Meeting

Click above for more information on the class of 2031 Kindergarten Registration Parent Meeting to be held on Wednesday, February 28, at 7 p.m.

Open Enrollment Open Enrollment Applications Now Available

Inter-district and intra-district open enrollment applications are now available.  Click the news story title above for additional information and links to the applications.

Tax Bill Image Real Estate Tax Bill Reduction

Wadsworth City Schools District property owners will see a reduction on their real estate taxes in January.  (Read more by clicking above.)

The Family Build Challenge The Family Build Challenge

Don't miss this fun event for your whole family on Saturday, March 10, 10 to 11 a.m., at Wadsworth Middle School! Families will build structures and participate in challenges that require group problem solving and collaboration. Register by clicking on this news story (and bring one clean 2 liter bottle if possible).

AlertNow Call sent Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The following AlertNow message was sent on Tuesday, February 20. Click above to read the entire message.

Ohio School Report Card 2016-17 for Wadsworth City Schools

Dear Community Members:

Today, the Wadsworth City School District released its fourth annual Quality Profile in conjunction with the release of the Ohio Department of Education’s Wadsworth City School District  2016-2017 State Report Card.   While the State Report Card is an important measure of student success, there are many other facets that we believe are necessary for the well-rounded education our community expects.  To gain an overall understanding of the depth of opportunities offered to our students and their resulting success, we encourage you to review not only our State Report Card but our Quality Profile as well.

Hidden in Plain Sight Hidden in Plain Sight - An Awareness Program for Parents and other Adults

"Hidden in Plain Sight " is an initiative that teaches parents signs of hidden substance abuse. Open to adults only, the program uses a recreated bedroom of a typical teenager to test parents' knowledge of common items that can be substance abuse warnings.  Click above for complete information.

Kindergarten Registration 2018 Kindergarten Registration Slide Presentation

The slide presentation from the February 28 "2018 Kindergarten Parent Night" is available by clicking above.

CIS CIS Committee
report card Electronic Report Cards

Wadsworth City Schools will transition to electronic report cards.  Click above to read the complete story.

District Named to College Board's 7th Annual AP District Honor Roll

Wadsworth City Schools has been named to the College Board’s 7th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.

School Safety Meeting for Parents and Community Members

Parents and community members are invited to a school safety meeting on March 5.  Click above for complete information.

Wadsworth High School Choir & Drama Fundraiser

Choir & Drama Fundraiser:  Check out this opportunity to get a great group rate at Kalahari Resorts on Thursday, October 19!  

Communication Guidance to Parent/Guardian(s)

The Wadsworth City School District recognizes that ongoing communication with district employees is key to the education of your child.  The following is guidance on communication between WCS employees and parents.  

graduation photo Meritorious Hall of Fame

It is time to nominate your favorite WHS graduate to be in the Meritorious Hall of Fame.  Read more about qualifications and to get a nomination form by clicking above.  

Schoolpointe Stay Connected Download Our New District Mobile App

This news story provides links to download our app via the Apple App store and the Google Play store.  Also, there are two videos included that will demonstrate how to download/setup the app as well as a brief tour of all the information the app provides.

Direct Dial Phone Numbers Building and Department Phone Numbers

To skip the automated phone directory when calling Wadsworth City Schools, here is a quick list of building and department direct-dial phone numbers to program into your phone for easier access:

Important E-Link Information for Parents

E-Link provides parents the ability to look up the most accurate bus information for their children throughout the school year.

Grizzly Academy Grizzly Digital Academy

Grizzly Digital Academy is online curriculum for students in grades 4 through 12.  

Student Absences

Ohio law on how school districts record and monitor student absences has changed. Click above to read about the WCS Attendance Policy.

Emergency Medical Form 2017-18

Parents/Guardians who have been issued a Snap Code for the 2017-2018 school year may complete their student's online emergency medical form from the link provided here.

Random Drug Testing of Students

The Wadsworth Board of Education has implemented a random drug testing policy that will begin in the fall of 2017.  Any student in grades 7-12 that is planning on participating in any extra-curricular activity that is not tied to an academic grade or any student who plans on purchasing a parking pass will be subject to the testing.  Every student eligible will be tested one time prior to the start of his/her activity and then subject to monthly random tests throughout the school year.  The policy and procedures can be found by clicking here.  Testing will begin in August and more information will follow from your principal.  If you have any questions, please contact the high school (330-335-1400) or the middle school (330-335-1410).