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Auditions Set For Play About Trailblazing Professional Footballer

10 Jan , 2019  

The Black Cyclone,” a play that tells the story of Charles Follis, the first black professional football player, will be featured again this spring on the stage of the Mansfield Senior High auditorium.

The production is a collaboration between Jim Stoner, who wrote the original play, the North End Community Improvement Cooperative, and Mansfield City Schools as part of the district’s 21st Century state grant. More…

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Mansfield Senior An Ohio Finalist In Tech Competition

30 Nov , 2018  

An idea developed by the Career Tech Networking and Cybersecurity class has made Mansfield Senior High School one of five Ohio finalists in the $2 million Samsung 2018 Solve for Tomorrow Contest.

Nationally, 250 schools – five from each state – will now compete to be one of three national winners named in the spring, each of whom will receive $100,000 in Samsung classroom technology and supplies. More…

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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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Class Day Celebrates Achievement At Senior – With Video

22 May , 2018  

Mansfield Senior High School celebrated its annual Class Day on Friday, May 18.  Class Day is an annual tradition-going back many years at Mansfield Senior. Students were awarded scholarships and special recognition for participation in many school programs. More…



Senior Graduate Receives Courage Rotary Courage Award

14 May , 2018  

A young woman who came to the United States from Puerto Rico when she was only 9 years old is Mansfield Senior High School’s McGowan Courage Award recipient from the Mansfield Rotary Club.

Katiuscka Del Valle Rodriguez, who will graduate this month, was nominated by counselor Kayla Loughry. More…

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Talent Show Tonight At Senior

19 Apr , 2018  

Twenty students will perform this during a talent show in the Mansfield Senior High School auditorium, sponsored by the vocal music and performing arts departments.

Showtime is 7 PM. Tickets will be $5 at the door. More…



Two Mansfield Senior Chefs Compete At SkillsUSA Ohio

14 Apr , 2018  

One culinary arts senior has represented Mansfield Senior High in spring SkillsUSA Ohio competition in Columbus. Another senior will compete later this month.

Bryce Gillum demonstrated his baking skills during a grueling six-hour marathon at Columbus State Community College in March. Then, on April 24, Myron Barnhill-Rankin will have three hours to prepare and serve a complete chicken dinner at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. More…


Senior High Artists Excel At Governor’s Art Exhibition

25 Mar , 2018  

When judging was complete, art students from Mansfield Senior won over five percent of the top spots in the 2018 Ohio Governor’s Youth Exhibition.

Works by four students at Senior were among the top 75 state winners – from approximately 11,500 entries statewide. More…

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Mansfield Senior Alum Takes Columbus State To National Tournament

12 Mar , 2018  

A last-second shot by former Mansfield Senior High Tyger Mario Young some days ago has propelled the Columbus State Community College Cougars to their first-ever appearance in the National Junior College Athletic Association Div. III national basketball tournament. That tournament experience begins this week. More…

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Tygers Head To Science Day

2 Mar , 2018  

Eight projects involving 10 students will represent Mansfield Senior High School at the seven-county Mohican District Science Day at Ashland University on March 24.

The eight earned “superior” ratings from staff and community judges Thursday afternoon during Senior High’s annual science fair in the commons. Students were required to explain the steps involved in their projects, including hypothesis, materials, procedure, results and conclusion. More…

Schools, Sports

Senior Quarterback Signs To Play At Otterbein

11 Feb , 2018  

This past week, Mansfield Senior High’s Sid Caudill signed a letter of intent to play football at Otterbein College in Westerville.

Caudill, 6’3” 205, was quarterback on the Tygers’ 2017 team that finished with an 8-3 record. He was named to the All-Ohio Cardinal Conference Second Team. More…



Temporary Position, Long-Term Impact For Mansfield Senior Freshmen Class

28 Jan , 2018  

Joetta McCruter-Polk’s assignment with Mansfield City Schools will demand the full range of her three decades of professional experience — and she will have less than six months to make an impact.

McCruter-Polk was hired January 16 to serve as family resource/engagement coordinator for the freshman class at Mansfield Senior High School. In short, she is charged with the task of getting more freshman parents involved in their children’s education, including some who have never set foot inside Senior High. More…



National Bullying Prevention Authority Coming To Mansfield Senior

9 Jan , 2018  

A nationally recognized authority on bullying prevention and youth motivational speaker will visit Mansfield Senior High School this month.

Tom Thelen is the founder of the Victimproof Bully Prevention Program, a curriculum that helps kids speak up to bullying and become a positive influence at their school. Thelen will speak to freshmen students throughout the day on Monday, January 22, then conduct a 6:30 PM session for parents and other community members. More…


SkillsUSA Thrives At Mansfield Senior

19 Dec , 2017  

The new SkillsUSA chapter at Mansfield Senior High School is expected to advance the Career Technical Education program and expand its ties to local business and industry.

All 241 juniors and seniors in the Career Tech program automatically are chapter members. The purpose and benefits of SkillsUSA membership will be outlined to juniors and seniors in two assemblies scheduled for Friday. More…