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Ohio State Announces Academic Plan For Summer Term

2 Apr , 2020  

A change was announced today for The Ohio State University‘s summer term at all campuses, including The Ohio State University at Mansfield.

All courses will be delivered through virtual modes of teaching and learning for the Summer 2020 term as the university continues to respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This and other updates are available on a website with information about the outbreak. The university will also respond to an email account where general questions about the pandemic can be directed: coronavirus@osumc.edu. More…

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More Packets To Be Ready For Pickup

28 Mar , 2020  

Remote learning continues on full throttle at Mansfield City Schools.

A second packet of 13 at-home lessons for students in pre-kindergarten through high school will be ready for pickup at each school from 8 AM to 12 PM on Tuesday, March 31, through Thursday, April 2. At the same time, parents and students are asked to return completed packets of the 10 days of homework sent home on March 16. More…

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OSU President Drake Declares State Of Emergency

23 Mar , 2020  

In a letter to The Ohio State University community and issued on March 22, President Michael V. Drake shared the following:

Dear Ohio State Community:

As we start another extraordinary week, I write to update you on some of the important steps we are taking to respond to the effects of COVID-19 on university operations. More…

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Tygers Heading To Mohican Science Day

11 Mar , 2020  

11 Tygers will compete March 28 at Mohican District Science Day

Mansfield Middle School seventh-graders had their displays ready to set up in the Senior High commons for the local science fair on Feb. 19. Seven of them are headed to Mohican District Science Day. Eleven Mansfield City Schools students – four from Mansfield Senior High and seven from seventh grade – will compete at the 60 th Mohican District Science Day March 28 at Ashland University.

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Great Reasons To Support The OSUM Student Life Support Fund

11 Mar , 2020  

When students get involved in extracurricular activities, they are able to make connections with other students and the community. Through these experiences, they can improve their leadership and job skills, make lifelong friends, learn about the world, and give back to others.

At The Ohio State University at Mansfield, students have the chance to take part in service projects, leadership building activities, and other programs and events outside of the classroom. The OSU Mansfield Student Life Support Fund helps to finance these programs and provide aid to struggling students throughout the year. More…

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Come See What North Central State Has To Offer

8 Mar , 2020  

North Central State College will be holding a series of Preview Nights at multiple locations, to give prospective students an opportunity to see what the college has to offer. At each event attendees will have a chance to talk to staff from Admissions, Financial Aid and Student Services. More…

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Sixth-Grade Scientists Display Their Work At Malabar

8 Mar , 2020  

Scores of sixth-grade scientists display their work at Malabar

The science projects of more than 100 students ringed the basketball court at Malabar Intermediate School Tuesday afternoon. Science teacher Becki Smith, who coordinated the event, said approximately 130 students participated. Entries displayed in the gym were judged by teachers and members of the community.

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OSUM Professor Finds Right Equation For Math Instruction

4 Mar , 2020  

Terri Bucci doesn’t want anyone to think they are not good at math. Instead, the associate professor of teaching and learning at The Ohio State University at Mansfield wants young students to know that it’s a matter of how you are taught to understand math.

Ohio State Mansfield students majoring in education learn this early on in Bucci’s classroom and are provided with a hands-on learning experience that includes leading math camps in local school districts.

“Our students at Ohio State Mansfield are exposed to teaching in a non-traditional setting,” Bucci said. “They also get experience in our surrounding districts. We’ve had several students graduate and then get jobs in those districts where they have done a math camp.” More…

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Strategic Planning Continues For Mansfield Schools

2 Mar , 2020  

Energy and enthusiasm building for district

Dr. Bobby Moore leads a Strategic Plan discussion Thursday evening at the Raemelton administration building. Nearly two dozen community leaders turned out Thursday night at the Raemelton administration building for the last of three focus groups dates that will help to shape Mansfield City Schools’ five-year Strategic Plan.

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Madison Superintendent Search Underway

29 Feb , 2020  

Madison Local Superintendent Search is being completed by Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center

The Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center is pleased to announce the following posting for the Madison Local Schools in its search for a new Superintendent. Position: Superintendent …

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Mansfield Middle School Has New Dean Of Students

27 Feb , 2020  

Middle school classroom teacher in new role as the dean of students

Logan Slavinski, a seventh-grade math teacher, was named dean of students at Mansfield Middle School Tuesday evening. The change of assignment was approved during a special meeting of the board of education. A 2011 graduate of Clear Fork High School and a 2015 graduate of Ashland University, Slavinski is in his fifth year in the district.

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Local Schools Holding Open Houses

25 Feb , 2020  

Both Mansfield Christian School and St. Peter’s School have announced that they will hold open houses to give perspective students and their parents a chance to explore each school, and find out more about what is being offered. More…

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Shelby Schools Boosts Social Media Presence

24 Feb , 2020  

It’s even more cool to be a Whippet these days.

In the past few weeks, Shelby City Schools has been updating and expanding its social media footprint. This includes both general posts from the school district as well as those from its athletic department.

The change is part of a coordinated effort by Shelby Schools to maximize communication with parents and the community. The following description of the changes appear on the district website: More…

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Touring Theatre Company Comes To Mansfield Senior With Inspirational Show

22 Feb , 2020  

Harriet Tubman inspires students from the stage at Senior High

Members of the Great Works touring theater company of Chicago prepare in the dressing room at Mansfield Senior High before taking the stage for “Tubman: Road to Freedom.” Abolitionist and political activist Harriet Tubman came alive before more than 1,000 intermediate and middle school students from nine schools Thursday in the Mansfield Senior High auditorium.