March 07, 2014 – Wooster seventh-grader Alyssa Naftzger was recently announced as the K-8 Grand Prize winner for her submission in the AAA’s 70th Annual Safety Poster Program. Fifth-grader Brooklyn Sturgis-Erb also received third prize in the grades 3-5 division for her entry into the state-wide contest. The program was open to kindergarten through eighth-grade students and asked them to create a poster promoting traffic safety.
Due to the amount of days that schools across Ohio have been closed because of inclement weather, Dr. Richard Ross, Superintendent of Public Instruction (Ohio Department of Education), recently pushed student assessments back one week. The Wooster City School District revised assessment calendar is attached.
Feb. 25, 2014 – Cassandra Gordyan, a fifth-grade teacher at Wooster City School District’s Edgewood Middle School, was recently named the Ohio Lottery Teacher of the Month for February.
To see the students that were recognized at the February Board of Education meeting on February 25, please click here. The recognitions are sponsored by Panera Bread.
On February 3, 2014, the Wooster City School District’s Public Preschool (Littlest Generals) will begin accepting registrations for the 2014-2015 school year. Children that will be 3 or 4 years old, on or before July 31, 2014 are invited to register for the half-day preschool program.