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Board To Hear Presentations, Consider Other Business

20 Jun , 2017  

The Mansfield City Schools Board of Education will hear two presentations when it meets in regular monthly session at 5:30 PM this evening, June 20. The session will be held at the Raemelton Administration Building, 856 West Cook Road. More…

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New Excitement At Spanish Immersion School

17 Jun , 2017  

Expansion of the science lab, including installation of a 3D printer, and creation of an in-house, TV-type broadcast system are stirring excitement at Mansfield City Schools’ Spanish Immersion School.

The projects are made possible by a $21,433 Gorman Family Fund grant through the Richland County Foundation, school fundraisers and support from the Gimbel Foundation.  “We hope to have these projects completed and ready to go when students return to school on Aug. 21,” Principal Gabe Costa said. “They will offer new and exciting opportunities for our kids. We are very grateful for the grant support.” More…

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New Principal At Springmill STEM Elementary

4 Jun , 2017  

David Gilbert will assume the duties of principal at Springmill STEM Elementary for 2017-2018 as the school expands to include both kindergarten and first grade.

Springmill, located at 1200 Nestor Drive, also will house the district’s pre-kindergarten program. Those classes previously were located at the Spanish Immersion School. More…

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Spanish Immersion School Expands

2 Jun , 2017  

Mansfield City Schools’ Spanish Immersion School will expand to seventh and eighth grades for the 2017-2018 school year.

“Spanish Immersion is an award-winning school that has achieved significant growth since its inception in 2008. We are pleased to announce the addition of grades seven and eight,” Superintendent Brian Garverick said. More…

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Class Of 2030 Receives Diplomas — Yes, 2030!

21 May , 2017  

While the Mansfield Senior High Class of 2017 was celebrating Class Day Thursday afternoon barely a half mile away the Class of 2030 was receiving diplomas of its own.

Ninety-nine children clutched handmade diplomas during morning and afternoon programs that drew large turnouts of parents, grandparents and friends at the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center, 890 W. Fourth St. Classes paraded in a “grand promenade” to the recorded strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” as cameras flashed and recorded videos. More…

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Board To Hear About Springmill STEM Elementary

16 May , 2017  

A presentation about Springmill STEM Elementary School and four administrative job descriptions will be on the agenda Tuesday evening, May 16, when the Mansfield City Schools Board of Education meets in regular monthly session. More…

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Robot Stars At Education Celebration

1 May , 2017  

MECCANO, a robot that could spin around, tilt its head and wave its arms was a crowd favorite at last Thursday evening’s Celebration of Education in the Mansfield Senior High commons.

Hundreds of parents, grandparents and others turned out for the annual Mansfield School Employees Association event. The program, whose theme was “Wild About Our Tygers,” featured singing, presentations and displays by each district school. More…

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School Year Heads Into Final Weeks

26 Apr , 2017  

Like other area districts, the Mansfield City Schools are heading into the homestretch for the 2016-2017.

In a first for recent years, only two days were lost this school year for winter weather, and so for most students only five weeks remain. Students’ last day will be May 26. For seniors, the calendar is even shorter; commencement will be May 20. More…

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Mansfield Schools Board Of Ed Meeting On Tuesday

25 Apr , 2017  

The Mansfield City Schools Board of Education will meet in regular monthly session at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, at the Raemelton administration building, 856 W. Cook Road.

The agenda includes a presentation by Linda Burrage and Deanna West-Torrence about the recent third-grade spelling bee sponsored by the North End Community Improvement Collaborative and the district. More…

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Mansfield Schools Receive Financial Reporting Recognition

20 Apr , 2017  

Mansfield City Schools has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the district’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. More…

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Springmill Becomes First STEM Designated School In Richland County

8 Apr , 2017  

Mansfield City Schools’ Springmill STEM Elementary is the first school in Richland County to be designated a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics school by the Ohio Department of Education.

Springmill earned the designation after district administrators appeared before ODE’s STEM Committee. The elementary school, located in a wing of Springmill Learning Center at 1200 Nestor Drive, is one of only 42 STEM-designated schools in Ohio. “The Ohio Department of Education recognized that the work we are doing at Springmill is good work,” said Stephen Rizzo, district curriculum director. More…

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Honor Roll At Mansfield Middle School

30 Mar , 2017  

Eighty-eight students at Mansfield Middle School earned honor roll status for the third grading quarter, which ended March 10. Eighteen had all A’s.

Principal Robert McQuate continued his tradition this year of recognizing the honor roll students each quarter during a cake-and-certificate reception.

The honor roll includes: More…

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