Back to School

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

The first day of school for students is Monday, August 19th

We can't wait to see you again!

Link: 2019 August Important Dates


New! Final Forms for Online Back to School Forms and Consents

The Wooster City School District is happy to announce that beginning with the 2019-2020 school year we have partnered with Final Forms for our annual online back to school forms, consents and athletic forms. Emails with account information will be sent to all Wooster families on Friday, August 2nd. If you do not receive that email please contact your child's school at 330-988-1111

FinalForms How-to for Parents

What am I signing?

The online emergency medical form and annual consents will ask you to update the contact information we currently have in our student information system. We also ask you to sign the following items. Click on the links to preview or download a copy of these forms.

For all information about Open House, Student Schedules, Before/After School Programs, Immunizations and more visit the link below!

Student Day:

  • 5th & 6th Grade Student Day 8:45 am to 3:35 pm
  • 7th Grade Student Day 8:00 am to 2:43 pm

Edgewood Back to School Information

August Important Dates and Schedules

Pay School - school fee and lunch account online

To register a new student in grade 5-7 please call:

After August 1st: 330-988-1111 ext. 7167 Mrs. Niro

Before August 1st: 330-988-1111 ext 1241 Mrs. Ackerman

Important August Dates:

August 6- 8th Grade Orientation-PAC 9 a.m. for students and parents!

August 9-Schedules will appear in Progress Book

August 12-Printed schedules will be available in the Guidance Office

First Day of school Aug 19

August 19 Open house 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.  2019 Academic Awards of Excellence Presentation-PAC – 7-8 p.m.


For Summer Reading assignments click here

Student Day is 8:05 am to 2:48 pm

Stay up to date by visiting the WHS website!

PaySchool - school fee and lunch account online

To register a new student please call Mrs. Raffa at:

The Main Office is open all summer and can be reached at 330-988-1111 ext. 7801. The Guidance Office will open at 7:00 am on August 1st. 

Athletics Website for Fall Athletic Information

Athletic Events Calendar - August 2019


Click the links below for school supply lists. 

Littlest Generals Preschool

Cornerstone Elementary

Kean Elementary

Melrose Elementary

Parkview Elementary

Edgewood Middle School

Wooster High School - Grade 8

Wooster High School - Grades 9-12


To register a new student please call Mrs. Ackerman:

Elementary School Day - New times for 2019-2020!

  • Student day 9:05 am to 3:45 pm
  • Breakfast at 8:35 (Generals' Club) and 8:45 (walkers/car&bus riders)

School Links

Cornerstone Elementary

Cornerstone Events on Wednesday, August 14th

  • Preschool Parent Information Night 5:30-6:30
  • Kindergarten Parent Information Night 6:30-7:30​​​


Cornerstone Events on Thursday, August 15th

  • Back to School Picnic PreK-4 5:30-6:30
  • Back to School Open House & Classroom Visits PreK-4 6:30-7:30


Kean Elementary

Kean Events on Thursday, August 15th

  • Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting 5:30-6:00 PM
  • K-4 Back to School Open House 6:30-7:30 PM


Melrose Elementary

Melrose Events on Thursday, August 15th

  • Kindergarten Parent Information Night 5:30-6:00 PM
  • Kindergarten Open House & Ice Cream Social 6:00-7:00 PM
  • Grade 1-4 Open House & Ice Cream Social 6:30-7:30 PM


Parkview Elementary

Parkview Events on Thursday, August 15th

  • Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting 5:00-5:30 PM
  • Back to School Open House 5:30-6:30 PM


Littlest Generals Preschool

Parent Only Information Night on Wednesday, August 14th at 5:30 in the Early Learning Center

Preschool questions? Call Jill Ackerman at 330-988-1111 ext. 1241

Click here for Registration Information


Important Food Service Links:

*** a new application must be completed every year. Your 2018-2019 application will be good until September 27th. If you have not received an approval letter from the Food Service Department you must complete a new application prior to September 27th for your child to continue to receive free/reduced breakfast and lunch. Please contact Jessica Tawney at 330-345-4900 with questions or if you are unsure of your child's free/reduced lunch status.


2019-2020 School Breakfast & Lunch Prices

Lunch Prices:
High School - $3.20 for full paid and $.40 for reduced
Edgewood - $3.10 for full paid and $.40 for reduced 
Elementary - $2.70 for full paid and $.40 for reduced
Breakfast Price:
District wide - $1.25 for full price, $.30 for reduced price
If your child prefers to pack:
WHS & EW cafeterias do have a microwave available to students.
There are no restrictions on what students are/are not allowed to pack in their lunch.
Each school offers a nut-free table for students with allergies. 
Students who have a peanut related item in their packed lunch are not permitted to sit at this table.





WCSD Family & Civic Engagement Team

Kean Elementary PTO

Cornerstone Elementary PTO

Parkview Elementary PTO

Edgewood PTO


The Wooster Way

Community Support Agencies

Transportation: Busing Registration is now open! Register for Busing Form

Full details on bus routes & information can be found on the Transportation Page. 

Transportation Department Contact Information:

Vic Cole, Transportation Supervisor
330-988-1111 ext. 1601

Sherri Prindle, Assistant Transportation Supervisor
330-988-1111 ext. 1604


Jennifer Yockey, Transportation Secretary
330-988-1111 ext. 1600

Students entering grade 7 in the fall need one (1) dose of TDap and one (1) dose of Meningococcal vaccine. Students entering Grade 12 a second dose  of the Meningococcal vaccine.  This is a requirement for school attendance.  Please email, mail, or drop off documentation before the first day of school, August 19.

Full Details: Immunization Requirements

Immunization Clinic Information: Wayne County Health Department