District News

Rotary Service to Youth Award Video for 2018-19

Courtesy of Dennis Blair, Westerville Sunrise Rotary.

Westerville City Schools Sweeps 2019 Teachers of the Year Competition 2019 Teachers of the Year
Westerville Central and North High Schools Host Military Signing Day Ceremonies
District Announces 2019-2020 Testing Calendar
Robert Frost Wax Museum Shines the Spotlight on a Variety of Historical Characters Robert Frost Wax Museum
North’s Casey Campbell, a DACC Student, Places Top 10 in the Nation for Original Film
Fouse Leader in Me Community Breakfast Allows Students to Share what they Learned Student shares
Westerville South Theatre Interest Night Slated for May 20
South Jazz Band to Perform at Renaissance Westerville-Polaris Hotel on May 22 Jazz Ensemble at Westerville South
Westerville Middle School Students Accepted into OWjL Camp
Westerville Parent Council Awards Nine $500 Scholarships to Graduating Seniors Scholarship winners
Westerville Central Hosts its First Fine Arts Signing Day Fine Arts Signing Day
South Students Visit Ohio State Reformatory, Thanks to WEF’s Fund-a-Project Students at the Ohio State Reformatory
Sunrise Rotary Recognizes 2018-2019 Service to Youth Award Winners Westerville Sunrise Rotary
Kindergarteners at McVay Prove it is Never Too Early to Start Thinking about Careers Kindergarten students with hard hats, goggles and vests
Westerville Middle School Students Succeed in Laws of Life Essay Contest Laws of Life Essay winners
Whittier Students Entertain Audience with Uplifting Songs of Encouragement Avery sings
Pointview Hosts a Celebration of Leadership for Families Pointview Leadership
Pilot Program Connecting Gifted and Special Education Celebrated at Walnut Springs Connecting Gifted and Special Education Celebrate
Successful Annehurst International Night Celebrates Cultural Diversity International Night
Pen Pals from Westerville North and Robert Frost Meet for the Very First Time Students to shooting hoops
Bette Marschall Memorial Education Fund Announces Spring Grant Recipients
Whittier Elementary Art Show Celebrates Student Creativity Whittier Art
Updated Financial Forecast Avoids Deficit Spending One More Year
Students Share Ideas at Alcott Elementary’s Designing Westerville Community Symposium Westerville Mayor Craig Treneff and Vice Mayor Kathy Cocuzzi
Westerville City Schools Summer Food Service Program Details Announced
OEP Celebrates “Kids Teaching Kids” at Columbus Zoo; Westerville’s Efforts Honored OEP Celebrates “Kids Teaching Kids”
Westerville Sunrise Rotary Grant Application Deadline Extended through the End of May
Mobile Dentist Day at Hawthorne Elementary Results in Bright Smiles Mobile Dentist Day
Rotary Club of Westerville Sends Two Students to Youth Leadership Conference
Pointview Panthers Host Third Annual Leadership Day on May 3 A leadership exercise
Westerville Central’s Arts Alive Festival Showcases Creativity on Many Levels 300 original works of art
South Rakes In Multiple Nominations from First CAPA Marquee Awards Competition
OSU Representatives Lead STEM Activity for 8th Grade Students at Walnut Springs A STEM Activity for 8th Grade Students
Westerville North/DACC Student Abigail Jones Earns Full Ride to Otterbein University
Visitor Bearing Insects Bugs Robert Frost Students Mark Berman
North Students Philip Alston and Jeremiah Keene Sign Letters of Intent to Play Basketball Philip Alston and Jeremiah Keene Sign Letters of Intent
Four Middle School Students Earn Scholarships to Be WISE Camp at Kenyon College Be WISE
Westerville South High School Honors Student Athletes Signing Letters of Intent WSHS Student Athletes Signing Letters of Intent
Transition Specialist Cassandra Lawson Recognized by Westerville Board of Education Cassandra Lawson
Westerville North Standout Students Solidify Post High School Plans WNHS Crist and Stefanelli
Westerville Teachers Present at National Council of Teachers of English Conference Teachers Present at National Council of Teachers of English Conference
Emerson Students Hear of Harrowing Journey from “Lost Boy” Bol Aweng “Lost Boy” Bol Aweng
Wilder Spring Trail Blazers Conduct Fundraiser for Nationwide Children’s Hospital Wilder Spring Trail Blazers Fundraiser
GEM Award Recipients Honored by Westerville Parent Council and Roush Honda GEM Winners
Westerville South High School Hosts its Third Fine Arts Signing Day Fine Arts Signing
District Secondary Art Exhibit and Reception Celebrates Student Creativity Secondary Art Exhibit and Reception
Author/Illustrator Jason Tharp Encourages Hawthorne Students to Dream Big Tharp Encouraging Students
Cassandra Lawson Receives Westerville Civitan’s Special Education Professional Award Cassandra Lawson
Westerville South’s STEAM and Interact Clubs Host Popular Family Fun Science Night bubble on fire
Westerville North’s Mitch Potterf Signs Letter of Intent to Wrestle at West Point North’s Mitch Potterf
Westerville South High School Inducts Three into Alumni Hall of Fame South High School’s newest Alumni Hall of Fame inductees
Westerville Education Foundation’s Artful Affair Raises more than $95,000 WEF President Bob Gibson and Executive Director Colleen Moidu
Westerville Education Foundation’s Artful Affair Raises more than $95,000 WEF President Bob Gibson and Executive Director Colleen Moidu
Third Grade Alcott Reading Fair Students Present their Findings to Judges Reading Fair
Westerville Education Association Celebrates Teachers at Spring Reception Group shot of Educators of the Year.
Westerville Commencement Ceremonies will Take Place on May 25
School Board to Meet in May
Blendon’ Choir is Grand Champion at the Kings Island Music Showcase Festival Blendon’s choir
Leadership Westerville Presents $500 Scholarship to Central’s Olivia Loesch
Rotary Club of Westerville Awards Three Scholarships to Deserving Students
Westerville North Thespian Troupe Earns Accolades for Public Awareness Efforts
Mental Health Month Shines Light on Services offered by Westerville School District
Westerville Middle School Students Advance to Finals in Laws of Life Essay Contest
Westerville Students Receive Honors at National History Day Statewide Competition
Walnut Springs’ Jean Trimble is Sunrise Rotary’s May Service to Youth Recipient Service to Youth recipient Jean Trimble
Rotary Club of Westerville Names May Students of the Month
Westerville Schools Win “Best of the Best” Award for Community Engagement Efforts Visual Communications Coordinator Matt Davis
Author Sharon Draper Speaks at Genoa Middle School and Huber Ridge Elementary Sharon Draper
Author Michelle Houts Visits Walnut Springs Students to Talk about the Writing Process Michelle Houts discusses book
Family Game Night at Cherrington Stimulates Creative Thinking
School Offices Closed on Memorial Day
Westerville Kiwanis Honors Top Scholars at 57th Academic Varsity Awards Banquet Keynote Speaker Dr. John L. Comerford
Westerville School District Earns Achievement Award from Capital Area Safety Council
Wilder Students Inspired to Volunteer after Reading Help is On the Way Wilder Students
Board Passes Resolutions Supporting Fair School Funding, Repeal of H.B. 70
Ten Exemplary Employees Receive A+ Awards at April 22 School Board Meeting Spring 2019 A+ Award winners
Westerville North’s Casey Campbell Advances to National BPA Contest in Anaheim
Annehurst First Graders, Now All Grown Up, Gather for Fond Farewell All Grown Up
Westerville Schools Cost Avoidance for Utilities Passes $20 Million Mark
Westerville Students Succeed in Soil and Water Conservation District Poster Contest Poster winners
April 17 was Signing Day for Three Westerville Central High School Student Athletes Erice Bonner, Kaila Aaron and Elisa Summanen
Westerville Education Foundation Names Teachers of the Month for April
North’s Megan Zody Signs Letter of Intent to Play Softball at Mount Union Megan Zody
Westerville Central High School Inducts Two into Alumni Hall of Fame Ben Buchanan
District Elementary Art Exhibit and Reception Celebrates Student Creativity Superintendent Dr. John Kellogg addressed the standing-room-only audience
Third Grade Class at Mark Twain Wins Columbus Blue Jackets Playoff Pep Rally Jenn Bichsel suited up
Walnut Spring Girls Explore STEM Career Opportunities Sixth grade girls from Walnut Springs learn about careers in STEM
Wilder Elementary K-Kids Bring Columbus Zoo Program to School for Two Performances Columbus Zoo officials talk with students
Westerville City School District Public Notice
Middle School Summer Camps Announced
Westerville City School District Launches Mobile App Westerville City Schools Launches New App
Hawthorne’s Trash 2 Fashion Catwalk Show Wows the Crowd with Creative Designs Hawthorne’s Trash 2 Fashion Catwalk Show
Walnut Springs Hosts First All-District Middle School Poetry Slam at Westerville North All-District Middle School Poetry Slam
GEM Award Recipients Announced
Annehurst’s Cathy Monteiro is 104.9 the River’s First Ever “Classroom Hero” 104.9 the River’s First Ever “Classroom Hero”
Emerson Student Brayden Burgess Wins Westerville City Schools LEGO Competition Westerville City Schools LEGO Competition
Walnut Springs Middle School Takes First Place at 8th Grade Battle of the Books Walnut Battle of the Books
Dr. Nancy Nestor-Baker is Recognized by the Ohio School Boards Association
Westerville Scholarship Foundation Announces Students Selected for Scholarships
Rupert the Puppet is Master of Ceremonies for Alcott’s First March Madness of Reading Rupert the Puppet
Artwork by South Students Selected for Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition
Westerville North’s Orchestra and Choir Earn Superior Ratings at OMEA Events
Fouse Elementary’s New Mural Reflects the Seven Habits of Highly Effective Individuals Mural
Westerville North’s International Club Hosts Seventh Annual Cultural Celebration
Blendon Students Have Some Fun While Raising Money for Neighborhood Bridges Pie in face
Westerville North’s Andrew Dellasanta Signs On to Play Baseball at Urbana University Dellasanta Signs On to Play
Robert Frost Archery Club Participating in Charity Shoot to Benefit St. Jude’s Hospital Archery Club
Westerville South High School Recognizes Cats with Class Cats with Class
Westerville Middle Schoolers Advance to National History Day Statewide Competition
Genoa Middle School Team Places Fifth at MATHCOUNTS State Competition Genoa MATHCOUNTS Team
Starry Night on “Pause” for 2019; Volunteers Needed
Board and Superintendent Recognize Heritage Future City Competition Champions Heritage Future City Champions
Wilder Elementary Trail Blazers Help School and Community Wilder Trail Blazers
Americanism & Government Test Top Scorers Honored by Board of Education Americanism & Government Test Top Scorers
Patriot’s Pen, Voice of Democracy Winners Lauded by Board and Superintendent Voice of Democracy Winners
Four Westerville Educators in the Running for 2019 Teacher of the Year Westerville Educators in the Running for 2019 Teacher of the Year; Abby DeChant, Scott Delligatti, Jim Ledford and Caitlyn Maloy. 
Westerville Middle Schools Celebrate Black History Month Middle School Black History Month
Alcott First Graders Celebrate the Release of A Smile is Contagious CD Release of A Smile release
Westerville Schools Observe Read Across America Week Wilder pirates
Robert Frost Family Book Club Generates Discussion between Parents, Students, Teachers Robert Frost parents
Westerville North Spearheads National Theatre Education Awareness Campaign
Westerville South High School Educators Earn OCTELA Presentation Award Detrick and Spriestersback
Westerville Central’s Brown Bag Diversity Dialogues Encourage Discussion, Reflection Brown Bag Diversity Dialogue
Westerville South Grad Maria Hadden Elected 49th Ward Alderman in Chicago
McVay Fifth Grade Student Izzy Studebaker Named Principal for a Day McVay Principal for a Day
Annehurst Counselor Claudia Redd is Sunrise Rotary’s March Service to Youth Recipient Claudia Redd
Former Westerville North Educator Karen Harper Becomes a Best-Selling Author
OSU Professor Betty L. Anderson Visits Eighth Grade Students for STEM Activity Dr. Betty Anderson
Blendon Middle School Celebrates Second Quarter Renaissance Students Renaissance Students
Westerville High School Students Perform in Stirring Black History Month Assemblies Black History Month Performer
Westerville Community Makes a Striking Difference at the 2019 Bowl-A-Thon Monica Brown
Pig Kissing Pep Rally at McVay Results in Generous Donation for Happy Trails Sanctuary McVay Principal Jim Swain exchanges a kiss with a pig.
Career Day at Walnut Springs Helps Students Focus on Future Goals Mandy Root-Thompson
Fifth Grade Energy Fairs Illuminate Understanding about Science and Conservation Fifth Grade Energy Fair
Cherrington Elementary Students Jump for Jazz Students Jump for Jazz
Award Winning Author Jason Reynolds Visits Spirit Club Students at Genoa Jason Reynolds
Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Winners Recognized by Westerville Board of Education Martin Luther King, Jr Award Winners
Winter Graduates Receive their High School Diplomas 18-19 Winter Graduates
Cherrington Principal Andy Heck is City BBQ’s “Hero of the Month” Andy photo and nomination at City BBQ
Hanby Hawk Takes Over Uptown to Win Principal’s Bowling Challenge Hanby Hawk
Cherrington Elementary’s First Father Daughter Dance Benefits All Pro Dads Program Father Daughter Dance
Former Westerville Educator Todd Stoll to Conduct at All-National Honor Ensembles
Westerville City Schools Board of Education Approves Meeting Schedule for 2019
Westerville City Schools Releases its 2017-2018 Annual Report, Where You Belong Cover of the Westerville City Schools 2017-2018 Annual Report
Perseverance Pays – Student Created Barn Bill Finally Passes after Five Year Wait
District Updates Spring 2019 Testing Calendar Dates for Middle School Students