July 17, 2014 – The Wooster City School District Board of Education recently approved the hiring of Mrs. Sara Crooks as the new principal of Parkview Elementary. Crooks joins Wooster, having spent the past seven years as a teacher and building leadership chairperson in the Ashland City School District.
“I am so excited for the opportunity to join this outstanding school district,” Crooks said. “I look forward to working with Parkview’s staff, parents and community, while advocating on behalf of our students and teachers to best support their needs in the classroom.”
July 17, 2014 – The Wooster City School District has announced the hiring of Kaylee Early as a new administrative intern for Cornerstone Elementary. Early joins Cornerstone, having previously taught second and third grade in the district since 2010.
July 18, 2014 – The Wooster City School District is launching an online program for students beginning in the 2014-15 school year. Open to district students in grades 6-12, the Generals’ Online Academy will offer a flexible and personalized online learning experience. The academy will also allow for students to stay connected with the Wooster City School District and to participate in a variety of school activities.
Parents whose children were in grades 3-8 for the 2013 - 2014 school year, may now pick up their child's OAA Family Report (scores) at the Wooster City School District Central Office (144 N. Market Street) from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Children who will be 3 or 4 years old, on or before July 31, 2014 are invited to register for the half-day program. We are accepting registrations for the 2014-2015 school year.
"Beach Bags" give parents an easy way to keep their children's reading skills sharp with fun summer activities arranged around five themes: weather, pets, transportation, food, and neighborhoods. Each downloadable Beach Bag includes two free "little books" you can print out at home, two related activities, a list of classic picture books for further reading, and suggested websites to explore. Beach Bags are offered free to all Ohio families by INFOhio and the Ohio Department of Education.
If your student was registered this past year for busing and they rode the bus to and from the home address on a regular basis, you will not need to re-register for busing.
If any of the following apply to your child, please contact the transportation department prior to July 28. There will be no registration at the buildings.