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Ohio's NEW State Assessments
Please click on the following pdf link to learn more about Ohio's NEW State Tests:  Six Things You Should Know about Ohio's NEW State Tests

Please take a moment to read/review this document as it serves as an important reminder and resource for parents regarding what assessments our students will be taking this year and how you can assist them at home. These assessments are required by the state of Ohio. As communicated earlier this school year, Marysville Schools is moving forward with full implementation of ONLINE testing for our students. If you have further questions, please feel free to contact your child's building principal and/or school counselor.
 
"Ag Today" Program
The Marysville FFA was featured on our local QT1270 radio program.  Listen to the interview of officers and assistant officers at "Ag Today" program.  
Local Teachers Benefit from Walmart Teacher Rewards Program
On Friday October 3 Walmart awarded 20 teachers from Northwoods Elementary with $50 reward cards to purchase classroom supplies that will help students start the school year off right as part of the company's Teacher Rewards program. For the sixth year, Walmart will donate over $5 million to provide 100,000 teachers across the United States with rewards cards to help offset the cost of  room expenses.  "We are proud of our community's teachers, who give time and often their own money to ensure our students have everything they need to be successful throughout the school year." Aaron Baldwin, Marysville Walmart store manager.   Cindy Sheldon, Marysville Walmart HR/Training Coordinator says "These funds come at a critical time, as many teachers will spend an estimated $1000 of their own money to ensure their students have the supplies needed to learn all year long. We just want to ease that burden a little bit."   The Teacher Rewards program is an extension of Walmart's ongoing support of local education initiatives that help students better prepare for their future. In 2013, Walmart & it's Foundation donated more than $44 million to fund education programs across the country.  
Tech Night @ Halcyon
Five students and one teacher helped Halcyon residents with their tablets, IPads or laptops.  They learned numerous miscellaneous tech tasks.  Residents enjoyed snacks and came up with a list of other tech skills they would like to learn.  Lots of laughs and great camaraderie among the young and seniors. 
 
 
CREEKVIEW SMARTER LUNCHROOMS
Many stakeholders in education are concerned about what our students are eating and what they are discarding from their lunch plate eat day. To help us better understand exactly what schools discard and how to offer more desirable meals, Creekview has joined forces with the Ohio Department of Education and Wright State University. We are participating in a pilot program designed to study plate waste in school lunch programs.

Graduate students from Wright State University will be visiting Creekview in October and November to analyze waste on student lunch trays. In October, base measurements will be gathered and recorded by collecting lunch trays and measuring waste. In November, graduate students will be adding additional vegetable toppings to entrée choices on the menu and will again be measuring waste.

The data from the study will be recorded and analyzed and shared with the school district. Information will be pro-vided on how to make serving sizes more appropriate, how to make meals more appealing to students, and how to minimize waste.



     
Third Grade Reading Guarantee
Please click on the following link in order to gain information regarding the Third Grade Reading Guarantee for our current 3rd grade students.  Please click here.


Also, please click here for further information from the Ohio Department of Education and/or call your child's elementary principal regarding the Third Grade Reading Guarantee.
 
Class of 2018 Graduation Requirements
Please click on the following link for important information regarding our current Marysville 9th grade students pertaining to the new State Graduation Requirements. Please click here.

For further information about the Class of 2018 Graduation Requirements directly from the Ohio Department of Education's website, please click here and/or contact your child’s guidance counselor.
 
OSBA Honors Earned
On September 24th, Joanne Morbitzer, the Marysville Schools Food Service Director and Bruce Daniels of Honda Marysville, were both honored for their positive impact on Marysville students at the Central Region Fall Conference sponsored by the Ohio School Boards Association. Joanne Morbitzer of Marysville Schools was honored at the OSBA conference and was awarded the Exemplary School District Employee Award. From meeting the ever-changing Federal and State guidelines for school nutrition to keeping her department budget in the black, Joanne Morbitzer has led the Food Service Department of Marysville Schools and has made a difference for students. Even with her busy schedule, Joanne still tries to find the time to roll up her sleeves and help serve Marysville students lunch and or breakfast. Joanne enjoys interacting with students and her staff and seeing smiles on their faces.  Bruce Daniels of Honda Marysville was honored at the OSBA conference and was awarded the Friends of Education Award. Bruce has been a continuous supporter of the Marysville Schools over the years and his partnership with the district has only grown stronger. Bruce supplied 5 new cars for students to utilize this past summer as a part of the Summer Bridge Design Challenge and delivered the actual design challenge to the students. Bruce has made a positive impact on Marysville students and looks forward to making a difference for years to come.


Congratulations Joanne and Bruce!
    
 

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