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Westerville District Gears Up for 2014-2015 School Year

Teacher Professional Days in the Westerville City School District will take place on Monday, August 11 and Tuesday, August 12, 2014.  Classes begin for students in grades 1-12 on Wednesday, August 13.  Kindergarten and Preschool starts Monday, August 18.


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District Schedules Professional Development Days

The Ohio Department of Education has approved two days in the Westerville City School District for professional development – September 12, 2014 and February 6, 2015.  Classes will not be held on these dates.  At its Regular Session on July 28, the Westerville City Schools Board of Education amended the district’s Academic Calendar for the 2014-15 school year to accommodate this schedule. 


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ESL Families New to the School District are Invited to August 11 Informational Meeting

The Westerville City School District’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Department will host a meeting for all ESL parents and families new to the district on Monday evening, August 11, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.  It will take place in the Media Center at Westerville North High School, which is located at 950 County Line Road.


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BOE to Meet in August
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District Secures more than $3 Million in Ohio “Straight A” Grant Funds to Enhance Student Learning Opportunities

The Straight A Fund was created in the most recent state biennial budget.  More than 150 entities received $100 million last year, with $150 million earmarked for new grants this year. Westerville has been involved in successful applications each of the first two competitive grant cycles.


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First Time School Bus Riders Gather to Learn About Safely Being Transported

Dozens of students in the Westerville City School District who will be riding a school bus for the first time this fall got a “sneak peek” at how things work during the annual First Time Riders open house, which was held at Whittier Elementary School on July 29.


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Caring & Sharing Volunteers Pack Book Bags with Donated Supplies

Mark Twain Elementary School was a hub of activity on Wednesday and Thursday evening, July 23 and 24, as Westerville Caring & Sharing volunteers gathered to fill dozens of book bags with donated school supplies and personal hygiene products.  The organization’s annual Back to School project helps hundreds of Westerville students each year.


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Westerville City Schools Pilots Flu Vaccination Clinic for the State of Ohio

The Westerville City School District is piloting a Health Heroes Flu Vaccination Clinic for the State of Ohio.  The event will take place on September 10 and 11 at 23 sites throughout the district – all school buildings, plus the Early Learning Center and the Transportation Complex.  The goal is to reduce absenteeism for students and staff.


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Nationwide Children’s Care Mobile Available to Families on August 6

On Wednesday, August 6, during the week of back-to-school registration and schedule pick-up, Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) will be providing a convenient opportunity for Westerville City Schools students to get required immunizations and other medical services through its Care Mobile.


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Professional Development Scheduled
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PHOTO GALLERY
Upcoming Building Events
Summer Lunch Club
@Eight locations around the community (free)
5/27/2014 - 8/8/2014
Teacher Professional Days (No School)
@All Schools
8/11/2014 - 8/12/2014
District Employee Convocation
@Central HS Gymnasium
Monday, 8/11/2014 - 8:00 AM
BOE Meeting
@Early Learning Center-936 Eastwind Dr.
Monday, 8/11/2014 - 6:00 PM
Classes Begin (1-12)
@All Schools
Wednesday, 8/13/2014
Classes Begin (Kg / Pre-School)
@All Elementary Schools
Monday, 8/18/2014
BOE Meeting
@ELC-936 Eastwind Dr.
Monday, 8/25/2014 - 6:00 PM
Labor Day (No School)
@All Schools
Monday, 9/1/2014
Waiver Day/Professional Development (No School)
@All Schools
Friday, 9/12/2014
Interim Reports
@All Schools
Monday, 9/15/2014
One (1) Hour Early Release
@All Schools
Thursday, 9/25/2014
Last Day of Classes (First Grading Period)
@All Schools
Monday, 10/13/2014
First Day of Classes (Second Grading Period)
@All Schools
Tuesday, 10/14/2014
Central OEA/NEA Day (No School)
Friday, 10/17/2014
Grade Cards
@All Schools
Wednesday, 10/22/2014
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