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Friday, May 14, 2021 Back to School Program Set
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The third annual Back to School program begins soon. Eligible Van Wert County students in grades preschool - 12 (2021 - 2022 school year) will receive a $100 voucher for the purchase of shoes and socks and a school spirit t-shirt for grades K - 12th.

Friday, May 14, 2021 Lunch Menu Update
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Lunch menu update!!!

Word of the Week Winners: Community

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Friday, May 7, 2021 VWCS COVID-19 UPDATE 05/07/21
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Van Wert City Schools is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.

10 students read letters to educators that had an impact on them during the 26th annual educator's banquet.

Wednesday evening, students and educators from Van Wert City Schools gathered at Willow Bend Country Club to honor teachers who had a special impact on students and those who will be retiring this school year.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 VWCS COVID-19 UPDATE 05/05/21
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Van Wert City Schools is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.

Monday, May 3, 2021 VWCS COVID-19 UPDATE 05/03/21
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Van Wert City Schools is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.

Friday, April 30, 2021 VWCS COVID-19 UPDATE 04/30/21
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Van Wert City Schools is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.

Van Wert City Board of Education member Scott Mull listens to a presentation during Wednesday’s meeting. 

Van Wert High School seniors will graduate during an in-person commencement ceremony scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Van Wert High School, and, during Wednesday night’s monthly meeting, the Board of Education approved the list of members of the Class of 2021.

Monday, April 26, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Listening
Word of the Week Winners: Listening

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners!

Word of the Week Winners: Truthfulness

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Monday, April 12, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Considerate
Word of the Week Winners: Considerate

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

First-grade students enjoying their Action Bibles. 

LifeWise Academy, the Released Time Bible Education program of Van Wert City Schools, is growing.

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Van Wert City Schools recently released its 2020-2021 Quality Profile. The Quality Profile is designed to be an at-a-glance summary of the outstanding educational experience VWCS offers.

Word of the Week Winners: Appreciation

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Monday, March 29, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Dedication
Word of the Week Winners: Dedication

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

VWHS band director Bob Sloan talking about plans for the upcoming school year. 

Three longtime Van Wert City Schools employees are retiring at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

Celina teachers

Celina teachers recently came for a visit to watch our literacy framework in action.

Mrs. Stemen's kids are practicing some word work together.

Students in Mrs. Short's class have been observing a baby eagle.  They chose to write that in today's interactive writing. 

Guided reading in Mrs. Mishey's class gives her students some extra attention in small groups.

Word study is an important daily activity in Mrs. Sinn's second grade.

Mrs. Sealscott's class each have their own 'Readers Notebook' to write about what they are reading.

 

 

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Determination
Word of the Week Winners: Determination

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners!  

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 Interdistrict Open Enrollment
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Van Wert City Schools, in correlation with Ohio Revised Code 3313.64 or 3313.65, will again permit students from other school districts in Ohio to apply and enroll in the district's school system through "open enrollment" for the 2021-2022 school year. 

Monday, March 8, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Excellence
Word of the Week Winners: Excellence

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners!

Monday, March 1, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Initiative
Word of the Week Winners: Initiative

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Van Wert Superintendent Mark Bagley gives his report during Wednesday's Board of Education meeting.

During Wednesday's regular Board of Education meeting, Van Wert Superintendent Mark Bagley gave an update regarding the district's response to COVID-19. Recently, area teachers got the opportunity to be vaccinated.

Thursday, February 25, 2021 VWCS Board Meeting - February 24, 2021
Van Wert Superintendent Mark Bagley gives his report during Wednesday's Board of Education meeting.

During Wednesday's regular Board of Education meeting, Van Wert Superintendent Mark Bagley gave an update regarding the district's response to COVID-19. Recently, area teachers got the opportunity to be vaccinated.

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Remote Learning for Calamity Days #10 and Beyond

Monday, February 8, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Understanding
Word of the Week Winners: Understanding

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Friday, February 5, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Cheerful
Word of the Week Winners: Cheerful

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Monday, January 25, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Helpful
Word of the Week Winners: Helpful

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Once Upon a Dream
Once Upon a Dream

Last year, when these students were in second grade, they entered their poems they had written into the Once Upon a Dream Contest.   

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Sportsmanship
Word of the Week Winners: Sportsmanship

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Ruth Ann Dowler, special services coordinator, addresses the Van Wert City Board of Education during its meeting Wednesday evening.

Anthony Adams was elected president of the Van Wert City Board of Education at the Board's organizational meeting Wednesday evening.

Thursday, January 7, 2021 Word of the Week Winners: Self-Control
Word of the Week Winners: Self-Control

Congratulations to the Van Wert Elementary Word of the Week Winners! 

Trinda Keber, Van Wert Middle School art teacher, addresses the Van Wert City Board of Education during the Board's meeting Wednesday evening.

Van Wert City Schools Board of Education dealt with a number of personnel issues at its regular meeting Wednesday, Dec. 16.

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Superintendent Mark Bagley provides an update to the Van Wert Board of Education on Wednesday.

During Wednesday's Van Wert Board of Education meeting, Treasurer Michelle Mawer discussed the updated five-year forecast.

Thursday, September 24, 2020 Wanted: Substitute Teachers
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