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New School Year Brings New Online Academy

23 Aug , 2017  

The beginning of the new school year brings a new educational opportunity for students in Ontario.

Ontario Online Academy is a new educational program designed to open new opportunities to students in the Ontario Local School District that allows students to complete their education through a fully sponsored virtual school program. More…

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Alternative School Has New Home

21 Aug , 2017  

Lead teacher Sean Adams has a quick and firm response to anyone who thinks Mansfield City Schools’ Alternative School is simply a place for students to sit idly in detention.

“We’re here to meet all students’ needs, help make their school experience successful and get them on a path to graduation,” Adams said.

The Alternative School has relocated from the Hedges building on Mansfield’s east side to the 1300 wing of Mansfield Senior High, a move Adams welcomes. “Being in this building (Senior High) is a positive thing for our students,” Adams said. More…

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Parking And Traffic Flows Change At Madison

20 Aug , 2017  

Madison High School students and parents will notice changes while driving to and from the school this school year. More…

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Richland Public Health Shares Reminder Concerning School Buses

19 Aug , 2017  

Richland Public Health is issuing a reminder for drivers to be cautious driving in school zones and around school buses.

Most schools in Richland County return to session next week and 20 miles per hour school speed zones will be in effect. Some schools have already begun. More…

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Meet the 2017-2018 Buckeye Ambassadors

18 Aug , 2017  

The Ohio State University at Mansfield has announced the slate of 2017-2018 Buckeye Ambassadors.

The Ohio State University at Mansfield Buckeye Ambassadors are a major part of the campus experience for new and continuing students.  They are responsible for representing OSU-Mansfield’s student body during new student orientation, leadership, seminars, recruitment efforts, community events and other activities. More…

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Mansfield Schools For 2017-2018: Every Student, Every Day

17 Aug , 2017  

The Superintendent of Mansfield City Schools and the president of the Mansfield School Employees Association drove home the same point Tuesday morning during staff opening day.

They echoed the district’s rallying cry for 2017-2018 — “Every Student, Every Day” – to hundreds of employees assembled in the Mansfield Senior High auditorium. More…

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New Tyger Girls Varsity Coach Optimistic About Soccer At MSHS

16 Aug , 2017  

The new girls varsity soccer head coach at Mansfield Senior High School has a plan to build the program in the years ahead — on and off the field — and he’s counting on his senior captain to play a major role in getting it started this season.

“Everyone loves to win but that’s not the end game,” said Jon VanHouten, who moved into the head coaching role this season. “Ten years from now we want the Lady Tygers to be successful in this community. We hope soccer is part of the foundation of that success.” More…

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Buckeye Community Spirit Day

16 Aug , 2017  

You are invited to “get your scarlet and gray going” this Saturday at The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s Buckeye Community Spirit Day outside of Ovalwood Hall on the OSUM campus.

This event is open to all Ohio State and North Central State students, families, friends, and members of the community. More…

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Bond Between Brothers Builds at Camp Hetuck

14 Aug , 2017  

For new students, Camp Hetuck is about building relationships and leadership skills. However this year, for James and Logan Downey, the camp was much more. It was also about strengthening their bond as brothers. More…

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Veteran Mansfield Schools Teacher Assumes Directors Role

12 Aug , 2017  

A veteran Mansfield City Schools teacher has joined the district’s administrative ranks as Director of Student Support Programs.

Holly Christie began her new role on Thursday at the Raemelton central office. More…

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OSU Sets New Fundraising Records

11 Aug , 2017  

As Mansfield is a constituent community in The Ohio State University network of campuses, 1812Blockhouse occasionally shares news about the university. This press release was issued by OSU earlier this week.

Buckeye Nation gave to The Ohio State University in record numbers in FY17, with more than 267,000 donors contributing over $532 million to education, research, athletics and innovation, including a cash total of $403 million. More…

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Preschool Now Enrolling

11 Aug , 2017  

Openings are available for new students in both morning and afternoon classrooms at the Mid-Ohio Learning Center Preschool, located at 890 West Fourth Street in Mansfield, and at the Plymouth Preschool located at 48 West Broadway Street in Plymouth. More…

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