Schools

Local Program To Boost Academic Performance Gets A Financial Boost

6 Aug , 2019  

The Ohio Department of Education has announced the grantees awarded federal funding for the 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) program. One of those recipients is Mansfield City Schools. The program creates or expands community learning centers that provide academic enrichment and youth development opportunities for students who attend predominantly high-poverty and low-performing schools. Read More

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Schools

Start Of Year Info For Mansfield City Schools

3 Aug , 2019  

Students in Mansfield City Schools will begin classes on three different dates next month, depending on their grade level. The first day for students in grades four through 12 will be Thursday, August 22. Those in kindergarten through third grade will start on Monday, August 26. Opening day for pre-kindergarten children will be Wednesday, August 28. Read More

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All About Richland, Schools

Back To School Sales Tax Holiday Is Here

29 Jul , 2019  

The State of Ohio will exempt certain school supplies and clothing from the state sales tax during the first weekend in August. The three-day sales tax break will be Friday, August 2 at 12 AM to Sunday, August 4 at 11:59 PM. Read More

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Schools

Camp Hetuck Builds Student Leaders At OSU Mansfield

29 Jul , 2019  

For the third year, Alec Pajek proudly dons his Camp Hetuck shirt during the annual two-day camp at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. The camp, which refers to the Erie Native American tribe’s word for “eye of the buck,” is aimed to teach incoming freshman significant leadership skills before the start of the school year. Read More

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Schools

School Immunizations Schedule Set

24 Jul , 2019  

It may be difficult to believe, but the start of school is less than a month away. Included in planning is making sure your children are up-to-date on their required immunizations. Richland Public Health is reminding parents of students just starting Kindergarten, those entering 7th grade, and those entering high school that certain shots are required: Read More

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Schools

Malabar Window Replacement Hits Final Phase

18 Jul , 2019  

The third and final phase of window replacement at Malabar Intermediate School began on Monday. The project will complete major scheduled work at the 57-year-old building. Phase III involves all three levels of classrooms facing the rear courtyard, as well as the library. “We started today and we’ll be finished by Aug. 21,” said John Wolfe, leader of a crew from All-Glass Systems in Mansfield. Read More

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All About Richland, Schools

Arts Integration For Teachers Workshop Coming Up

17 Jul , 2019  

The Mansfield Partners in Education Team, comprised of the Renaissance Performing Arts Association, the Mansfield Art Center, and Mansfield City Schools, will host a two-day professional development workshop on arts integration for elementary and intermediate educators, and administrators on August 6-7, 2019 at the Renaissance Theatre. Read More

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Schools

Jefferson Heralds The Return Of The Tyger Roar

15 Jul , 2019  

Superintendent-elect Stan Jefferson delivered a passionate address to business and community leaders last week, telling them Mansfield City Schools needs their involvement to achieve academic reform and build new elementary schools. “Our goals and those of our entire community must be truly aligned,” Jefferson said during a luncheon meeting at WMFD-TV. “For us to survive and thrive we must work together. If our schools are striving for excellence and growing the community is striving for excellence and growing.” Read More

Downtown, Schools

Downtown Merchants Launch Mansfield School Supply Drive

12 Jul , 2019  

Downtown Mansfield, Inc. has announced a collaborative downtown Mansfield School Supply Drive benefiting the Mansfield City Schools S.A.F.E Program. Participating downtown merchants will collect school supplies from July 15 to August 2. Read More

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Schools

From Shanghai To Mansfield: Chinese Students Visit, Learn About Area

11 Jul , 2019  

Thirty young Chinese students got a taste of Mansfield’s culture and history Wednesday, all from the comfort of the library at Malabar Intermediate School. The group of 10- to 13-year-olds from Shanghai, including their teachers, arrived on July 5 for a 12-day visit sponsored by Forte International Exchange Program. Paul Lintern, pastor of St. Luke’s Point of Grace, is coordinating the visit, which includes lodging with host families and visits to a variety of sites in and around Mansfield. Read More

Schools

Incoming OSU Freshmen Tuition May Increase Slightly

10 Jul , 2019  

It may going to cost a bit more for tuition at The Ohio State University for incoming freshman this year, including at OSU Mansfield. On the other hand, the new rate will be frozen for four years for the same students. The school will increase tuition and fees for incoming Ohio freshmen by 3.3%, which equates to a $358 change from last year’s rate for Columbus campus students, and $268 for Mansfield students, according to a proposal being presented to the university’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday. Read More

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Schools

Malabar Launches Into Future Of School-Based Health Care

9 Jul , 2019  

Malabar Intermediate School is taking an aggressive approach to helping at-risk students – both in school and at home – through creation of a school-based health care clinic. Funded by a four-year state School Quality Improvement Grant, medical care at the clinic and home visits by two community health care workers will be provided by the Third Street Family Health Services in Mansfield. Read More

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Schools

Study Abroad Helps OSUM Student Broaden His Horizons

5 Jul , 2019  

Martese Roulette wanted to travel but wasn’t sure how he would be able to while attending classes as a student at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. Then he found out about an opportunity he couldn’t pass up. Ohio State Mansfield students are able to take advantage of a Student Travel Grant to help cover some expenses while studying abroad in either Cyprus or Corfu, Greece. Read More

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Schools

Proposed School Funding Bill Would Boost All County Districts

3 Jul , 2019  

A school funding measure introduced in the Ohio House of Representatives might well put a smile on the face of Richland County school officials. Some more than others, admittedly (particularly those in Ontario). The County’s four home-based districts would each receive an increase under the measure, each receiving a share of the proposed $600 million increase over two years. Read More

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