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.
Presale tickets for the Division 1 Regional Volleyball Championship between Wadsworth & Jackson on Sat. Nov. 1st at Hudson High School (2:00 p.m.) will be on sale Friday in the Athletic Office from 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Presale ticket prices are $6.00 for all fans. The price at the door will be $8.00. Please consider purchasing presale tickets as a portion of the ticket proceeds will come back to Wadsworth High School. This is an OHSAA event and no league passes or senior citizen discounts will be honored.
Attention 10th grade students interested in applying for the HOBY Leadership program, applications must be turned into your English teachers by Friday, November 7th.
W.C.S. is selling $10 raffle tickets for a chance to win a 2014 Camaro LS. The car, pictured on the ticket, was donated by Laria Chevrolet in Rittman. Tickets are being sold in the offices of all school buildings including the Charles R. Parsons Administration Building. Tickets are also being sold before home varsity football games at the south entrance of the Art Wright Stadium. Contact Sandy Hall at 330.335.5218 if you have questions on getting a ticket. (More information is on the ticket below.)
How do you get an Athletic Scholarship? What does it take to be a college athlete today? When does the recruiting process start? Do smaller colleges have money for athletes? Learn the answers to ALL of these questions and more on Monday, November 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the PAC. This FREE seminar is a MUST for all parents and athletes in grades 8-12 who want to play sports in college. Click here for more information.
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!