High School News
Wadsworth High School and Isham, Overlook and Valley View Elementary Schools have received Gold Level LEED Certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a point-based system where building projects earn points for satisfying specific green building criteria. Within each of the seven LEED credit categories, projects must satisfy particular prerequisites. LEED certification offers third-party validation of a project’s green features and verifies that the building is operating exactly the way it was designed.
Any student that would like to be considered for the November Student of the Month, must have his or her application to Mr. Schoonover in 2407 no later than Friday at 2:30. Please see Mr. Schoonover with any questions or for an application.
Attention students interested in an ACT prep course, The university of Akron is offering this prep course beginning October 27th. The class will help students master the basic test taking skills needed to take the ACT. If interested please register at www.uakron.edu/uabs or stop in the counseling office for a flyer.
Students from the Wadsworth Drama Department will be collecting nonperishable food items as part of "Trick or Treat So Kids Can Eat" during Scare-on-the Square on Thursday, October 23 and Trick-or-Treat on Thursday, October 30. Food items will be donated to the Wadsworth Salvation Army as part of a nationwide community service project run by the Educational Theatre Association & International Thespian Society. More information is on the attached postcard.
Mark your calendars! The Wadsworth Drama Department has an exciting lineup of plays and musicals for the fall! Comic Book Artist starts on October 29, followed by Beauty and the Beast Jr. in November, and then Our Town in December.
All performances will be held in the WHS James R. McIlvaine Performing Arts Center, 625 Broad Street. Tickets will be sold at the door. Dates and times are listed below.
Effective June 1, 2014, registration of all students, regardless of grade level, will be completed at the Charles R. Parsons Administration Building, 524 Broad Street (330-336-3571). Parents/Guardians registering their student(s) may complete the required paperwork (available online) and bring it to Mrs. Linda McCann, Dept. of Instruction, at the Charles R. Parsons Administration Building between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. For those parents without online access, forms will be available at the administration building. The enrollment brochure will provide information about the items needed for enrollment as well as useful information for all newly registered students. Welcome to Wadsworth City Schools!