Schools, Sports

Scorestream Returns To 1812

24 Aug , 2018  

Scoresteam returns to 1812Blockhouse this fall during the ten week season (more for those lucky teams that make the playoffs) of north central Ohio football.

Each week, games featuring all Richland County high schools will be included, with current scores appearing on our front page. More…

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All About Richland, Schools

Mansfield Art Center Expansion To Give Mansfield Schools Some STEAM

23 Aug , 2018  

A planned new education wing at the Mansfield Art Center will include an after-school program for Mansfield City Schools students interested in high-fire ceramic and glass art.

Art center executive director George Whitten outlined the program for the board of education Tuesday evening. “We’re calling it the Tyger STEAM program,” Whitten said, the acronym standing for science, technology engineering, art and mathematics. More…



School Year Opens For Mansfield City Schools With Speeches, Introductions, And Music

21 Aug , 2018  

The president of the Mansfield City Schools Board of Education opened the 2018-2019 school year Monday by emphasizing the positive impact each district employee can have on students.

Citing district enrollment of 3,342, Judy Forney said students could fill Pete Henry Gym at Mansfield Senior High “ and there still would be 1,000 who didn’t have a seat. Each of those 3,342 have a story. Always remember what an important role you play in their lives, whether you are bus drivers, secretaries, custodians or teachers.” Forney addressed a capacity turnout at the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center. “Our parents are counting on you. Our families are counting on you. Thank you for being here.” More…


Ohio State Mansfield Shares New Promotional Video

20 Aug , 2018  

Under the new tagline “Will It Be You?,” The Ohio State University at Mansfield is seeking to promote its wide range of offerings and its great location with a brand-new video.

That video can be viewed below.

In the meantime, here’s a repeat of information included in our “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About The Ohio State University at Mansfield” which we shared back in April. More…



Time And Change Show In Time Lapse Mirror Lake Video

19 Aug , 2018  

As the words of Carmen Ohio go, “Time and change will surely show…”

A video encapsulation of one year of work at the Mirror Lake area of The Ohio State University’s main campus shows exactly that. As a continuation of our stories about this project, shared based on Mansfield’s membership in the network of OSU campuses, we are pleased to share a video of the transformation. More…


New Principal At Springmill STEM Elementary To Guide Growth

15 Aug , 2018  

Regina Sackman doesn’t hide her enthusiasm for her new role as principal of Springmill STEM Elementary or her gratitude for being chosen for the job. “How lucky I am to be working with our nation’s most valuable resource, helping to shape the futures of young children and planting the seeds for them to be successful,” she said. More…



Mansfield Schools Schedules To Be Ready; Open Houses Set

10 Aug , 2018  

Mansfield City Schools are ready for another year of learning and fun. Students at Mansfield Senior High School and Mansfield Middle School will pick up their 2018-2019 schedules next week. Meanwhile, all schools have set open house dates and times.

Senior High and middle school students may pick up their schedules on the following dates: More…



New School Buses Feature Child Safety Upgrades

7 Aug , 2018  

Additional safety – in the form of child restraints for very young students – is built into the two new special needs buses recently delivered to Mansfield City Schools. The 60-passenger buses, which also feature wheelchair power lifts, each has 16 of the child-restraint seats. More…



Foundation Awards Educational Program Grants For New Programs, Projects, And Events

2 Aug , 2018  

The Richland County Foundation has awarded $57,493 in educational program grants for the upcoming school year to local teachers for their creative or supplemental programs not covered by school funding.

The grants are given to K-12 teachers in public or private Richland County schools to encourage them to develop new programs, projects, or events for their classrooms. The following grants were selected by a committee comprised of Richland County Foundation board members, teachers and community volunteers. More…



Cranes And Equipment Signal Change At OSU Mansfield/NCSC

31 Jul , 2018  

Visitors to the campus of The Ohio State University at Mansfield and North Central State College this month will undoubtedly notice construction activity in more than one location.

At least two major projects have begun which will provide enhanced facilities as well as a new “look” for OSUM/NCSC’s front door. More…

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Meet The New Principals Of Mansfield City Schools

29 Jul , 2018  

Parents and supporters of Mansfield City Schools will have the opportunity to put a face with a name this week as new administrators meet the public.

Milton Folson, Ph.D, newly appointed grades 7-12 principal and his assistant principals will meet the community during two open sessions next week at Mansfield Senior High School. More…



Buildings Near Ready For New School Year

27 Jul , 2018  

Maintenance and cleaning work continues at Mansfield City Schools buildings in preparation for the return of students in just under four weeks.

“There’s a lot to do but we’re on track,” operations manager Bob Booth said Tuesday, as he watched district maintenance worker Fred Horton operating a backhoe at Sherman Elementary School at the point where buses drop off students. More…


Anti-Bullying Message To Be Shared During Ocie Hill Block Party

25 Jul , 2018  

Mansfield City Schools will share a strong anti-bullying message during the Ocie Hill Community Block Party from 12 to 4 PM this Saturday, July 28.

Several other community groups will participate. Oasis of Love Church Charities will distribute free school supplies. A bouncy house and a rock climbing wall will be part of the free event. More…



OSU President Testimony To Lawmakers References Regional Campus Affordability

23 Jul , 2018  

As Ohio lawmakers consider strategies to reduce the cost of attending colleges and universities, Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake is highlighting the university’s leadership in this area. This week, Drake provided written testimony to the General Assembly’s Joint Committee on College Affordability demonstrating the impact of several programs and initiatives. More…



Board Hires New Grades 7-12 Principal

20 Jul , 2018  

An assistant principal at Thomas Worthington High School last year will fill the newly created position of grades 7-12 principal at Mansfield Senior High and Mansfield Middle School.

Milton V. Folson, Ph.D. was appointed to the post Thursday evening on a 5-0 vote of the Mansfield City Schools Board of Education. More…

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