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Hawthorne power restored; School as planned 11/16
Teachers and Support Staff Engage in Professional Development on November 6 Professional Development Pictures
Alcott Students Duct Tape Principal to the Wall as a Reward for Stellar Fundraising Taped to the wall
Astronaut Scott Kelly Fascinates Walnut Springs Students and Staff with Tales from Space Astronaut Scott Kelly speaking to Walnut Springs Middle School students
McVay Elementary School’s Spooky Read Night brings out the Little Goblins in Droves McVay second grade teacher Arin Florence reads “Big Pumpkin” to captivated pupils
School Board to Meet
Westerville Education Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Serving Our Schools Westerville Education Foundation 25th Anniversary Celebration
High School Hall of Fame Nominations Sought
Public Reviews Renovation Plans for Westerville South at October 29 Open House Westerville South Open House Presentation
Schools Close for Thanksgiving Break
Westerville South Marching Band Enjoys Successful String of Performances Westerville South Marching Band performs in state competitions
Westerville Educator Day is Tuesday, November 6
Westerville Caring and Sharing Celebrates 30 Years of Helping Those in Need Caring and Sharing 30th Anniversary
October 31 Proves to be Fun Day of Learning for Students and Staff Alike Transportation Staff in Halloween Costumes
Acclaimed Actor Jonathan Weir Returns to Westerville South after 40 years Jonathan Weir with Westerville South students
Genoa Student Leaders Responsible for Obtaining Grill Donation from Home Depot Genoa Grill Donation
Rotary Club of Westerville Names November Students of the Month Rotary Students of the Month for November 2018
Times Change: Modern, Safer Spaces – Facilities Plan Conversations Scheduled
Fallen Police Officers Memorialized at Dedication of Westerville South Victory Bell Fallen Police Officers Memorialized at Dedication
Emerson Students Raise $7,000, Earn All School Hip-Hop Dance Party Hip-Hop Dance Party
Genoa Middle School Focuses on Safety through Active Shooter Training Active Shooter Training
Ten A+ Awards Bestowed to Exemplary Employees at School Board Meeting A+ award winners
Fourth Annual Early Learning Center Preschool Dance-a-thon Raises Money for PTA Dance-a-thon
Junior Achievement Day at Genoa Empowers Students to Focus on a Productive Future Students in activities designed to make them concentrate on success
Westerville School Employees Make the Most of COTA Day through Varied Activities COTA Activities
Mark Twain Reading Specialist Kelly Calhoun is Rotary Service to Youth Recipient McVay reading specialist Kelly Calhoun
COSI on Wheels Program Energizes Students at Robert Frost Elementary School Kindergarten students
Walnut Springs Students Take Part in ODOT’s Paint the Plow Project Walnut Springs creative designs painted on ODOT snowplows. 
Beaver Dam Comes to Life at Wilder Elementary School
Huber Ridge Pupils Present their Findings about Ridgewood Park Studnets present their findings
School Bus Evacuation Drills Completed as Required by State Law Youngsters practice emergency bus evacuations
Bird Announces Resignation from School Board; Process to Fill Vacancy Begins
Heritage Olympics Create Sense of Community among Students and Staff Seventh grade teachers embrace the spirit of the Olympics
Westerville Electric Division Professionals School Emerson Students in Energy John Friley shows students how to utilize bucket trucks. 
Blendon Student Attends Camp in Colorado for Burn Victims
Wilder’s Shelli Speakman Receives Volunteer Award from Down Syndrome Association Shelli Speakman pictured with Barbara Leman
Westerville Students Participate in Fall Back into Digital Learning Day October 16 Third grade students in Emilee Berwanger’s class
Crossing Borders Art Exhibit Inspires Project Offshoots at the Elementary Level Laurie VanBalen speaks with students at Emerson Elementary School
Grammy-Award Winning Singer/Author Ketch Secor Entertains Hawthorne Students Ketch Secor performing to delighted children at Hawthorne
Ten to Receive Westerville City Schools A+ Awards during October 22 Board Meeting
Westerville Superintendent John Kellogg Receives BASA’s Exemplary Leadership Award Dr. R. Kirk Hamilton and Westerville City Schools Superintendent Dr. John Kellogg
Emerson Elementary Students Take an Up Close and Personal “Journey through the Soil” Linda Pettit with Emerson third graders
Columbus Crossing Borders Project Viewed by Some 3,000 in the Westerville Community Hanby students observe the art
Sunny Skies Attract Crowds to Ned Mosher Apple Butter Festival at McVay Elementary McVay families
Student Journalists from North Attend Ohio Scholastic Media Association Conference Journalism students from Westerville North High School
Westerville Central Team Takes Second Place in Cyber Ohio Capture the Flag Contest WCHS Capture the Flag team
Rotary Club of Westerville Names October Students of the Month
Top Sellers at Mark Twain Elementary School Earn a Stylish Ride to Lunch at Sonic Students and staff riding in style.
Westerville Central High School Marching Band Performs in Ohio Stadium WCHS marching band OSU stadium
Community Culture Celebration Attracts Hundreds to the Point at Otterbein University ESL students dance
Community Members Turn Out in Support of Hands Across Westerville Hands Across Westerville
Eight Westerville City Schools Pupils are National Merit Commended Students
Robert Frost Principal Sarah Berka turned into an Ice Cream Sundae by her Students Sarah Berka sundae
Enthusiastic Hawthorne Students Rake in $9,500 during First Annual Bubble Run Bubble Run
Westerville South’s FROSH Program Helped Freshmen Acclimate to High School FROSH students
Wilder Elementary Students and Staff Start Each Day with “Hello” Wilder staff
PSAT / SAT Parent Information Meeting Draws Large Crowd; Follow-up Planned PSAT Parent Meeting
Drew Wright Returns to Emerson to Build a Bike Rack for his Eagle Scout Project new bike rack
District’s Latest Financial Forecast Continues to Reflect Conservative Revenue Projections
Cherrington Walk A Thon Brings in more than $8,000 for School Activities Walk A Thon participants
Board Recognizes Boys, Girls State Delegates; Americanism & Government Test Winners Buckeye Boys and Girls State delegates
WEF Lauded for 25 Years of Enhancing the Educational Experience in Westerville WEF Resolution
Genoa Honored as Longest Participating School in Pennies for Patients Fundraiser Genoa Honored
Westerville Parent Council Releases 2017-2018 Volunteer Support Report
Heritage Inducts First Group of Scholars into National Junior Honor Society Heritage Middle School inductees
Westerville Caring & Sharing Seeking Volunteers, Donations, Families in Need
South is Using Neurosequential Model in Education to Regulate, Relate and Reason South students and teachers
Westerville City Schools Qualifies for Auditor of State Award with Distinction Treasure's Department receiving the Auditor's award
Westerville South High School Names Erick Herzberg as Head Girls Basketball Coach
The Hate U Give Author Angie Thomas Visits Westerville City School District Angie Thomas, author of “The Hate U Give"
Robert Frost Students Raise an Astonishing $14,800 for their School Fourth graders before heading around the track
Cherrington Elementary School’s 50th Birthday Celebration Draws Large Crowd Cherrington events
Middle School Empowerment Summits Offered at Blendon, Genoa, Heritage and Walnut Empowerment Summit
Westerville Central Commemorates September 11 with All-School Tribute Students silence as a color guard marches past
Cherrington Elementary Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence in Education Cherrington representatives
Three Westerville Students are Semifinalists in the National Merit® Scholarship Program
Aladdin Shriners’ Donation will allow Purchase of a Rifton Chair for District Students Physical therapist Kristin Tobin accepts check
Central Teacher Jody Christy Named 2018 ASM Detroit Chapter Teacher Scholar
Westerville Reps Participate in OSBA School Security and Safety Solutions Summit Westerville City School District representatives
North’s Miriam Sandoval Earns MAE from Otterbein, has Capstone Project Published
Eagle Scout Cameron Varney Returns to Wilder Elementary to Create Butterfly Garden Cameron Varney with friends and his father
Westerville Central Paraprofessional Krishna Bajgai Surprised with WGU Scholarship Krishna Bajgai
Curriculum Specialist Dr. Jill Williams to Receive CEL Innovative Leadership Award
"Illegal" Authors Colfer and Donkin Captivate Young Audience at Heritage Middle School Andrew Donkin and Eoin Colfer
Heritage Middle School PRIDE Initiative Day Focuses on Fostering Positive Relationships “#HMS” on the football field.
Blendon Renaissance Students Celebrated with Sunshine, Swimming and Skyline Chili Blendon Renaissance Students
BOE to Meet in September
Westerville City Schools Board of Education Approves 2018 Meeting Calendar