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20 Under 20 Banquet
Congratulations .... 5 Greenville High School students were recently recognized during the 20 Under 20 Banquet. They were honored for their contributions to school and their work internships. These students were chosen from Darke, Mercer, and Auglaize Counties as this year's 20 under 20. Congratulations and Go Wave!!
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April 2017-Auto Tech Students Earn GOLD!
Auto Tech Students earn Gold Medal at the state SkillsUSA competition. This qualifies them for the national competition in June.
Read More
Know! April is Alcohol Awareness Month
The media has done a good job bringing to light the prevalence and severity of
the use of heroin, prescription drugs and marijuana among our nation’s youth.
But what about alcohol? We don’t hear much about it in the news anymore. Is
underage drinking still that widespread? And c’mon, is it really that big of a deal?
YES and YES.

Alcohol remains the number one drug of choice among youth, and excessive
drinking continues to lead to more than 4,300 adolescent deaths each year.

Read More
Know! To Secure, Monitor and Properly Dispose
Tis the season for spring cleaning. As you’re working hard to get your home decluttered, organized, spotless and sparkling, be sure to include the clearing out of old, unused or unwanted medicines – it’s a vitally important task.
Read More
Know! To Stop, Drop and Breathe
Even as adults, anger can be a difficult emotion to control, especially when it involves a child who continues to defy his or her parents. No one can push our buttons like our own children. However, the importance of exhibiting self-control in order to discipline a child appropriately, is monumental.
Read More
Know! What a Healthy “Dating” Relationship Is, and What It Is Not
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month; a time to focus attention on abuse in young people’s relationships and provide information to help prevent it.
Read More
Know! The Not-So-Innocent Side of Teen Romance
The month of February is known as a time of “love,” where secret-admirers and Valentines of all ages express their affection for one another through candy hearts, red roses and love letters. In sharp contrast however, February has also become known as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month; to focus ...
Read More
Know! If You Have A Smartphone Addiction
We jokingly talk about our children (and maybe ourselves) being addicted to our smartphones, but in reality, it is no laughing matter. Cell phone addiction is real and can be destructive to the lives of those who truly cannot control their use.
Read More
Fundraiser Alert
Alert!
If you are contacted by "All Schools Fundraiser", please be aware that this is NOT a fundraiser affiliated with Greenville City Schools. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Memorial Hall at 937-548-3185

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Kindergarten Registration
Greenville City Schools will be holding kindergarten registration on the following dates: April 4-6, 2017, at our new school, Greenville Elementary.
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REQUEST FOR DESIGN-BUILD SERVICES
PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT
REQUEST FOR DESIGN-BUILD SERVICES
STATEMENTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

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New K-8 Facility Dedication
Greenville Schools is pleased to announce the dedication of the New K-8 Facility!  You are cordially invited to join us in the dedication on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Read More
Cheer Fun Day
Saturday February 11, 2017 .... Sign up today for students in grades K-6!
Cheer Fun Day Flyer

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Greenville City Schools Update January 2017
From Superintendent, Douglas Fries

Greenville City Schools has had a great first semester of the 2016-17 school year, both academically and with extra-curricular activities. Thanks to the hard work of our students and staff and the support of our parents and community, the first semester is nearing the end and has been very educational and productive.

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Know! To Get YOUR Cell Phone Use In-Check
Teens spend an average of nine hours a day on their smartphones. Yes - you
say - you’ve heard it before, you know it’s unhealthy for them for a number of
reasons, and you have rules in place to reduce their screen time. Very good;
you’ve got your child’s phone use in check, but how about yours?

Read More
Know! How To Even the Playing Field For Your Child
The NFL and its big-dollar advertisers are gearing up for Super Bowl LI, set to
kickoff Sunday, February 5th on the FOX network. About 111.9 million viewers
tuned in for Super Bowl 50, making it the third highest watched U.S. broadcast
in history. The upcoming Super Bowl is expected to catch just as much attention,
for the commercials as much as the game itself. Of that wide viewing audience,
somewhere around 18% will be youth under 21 – which means millions of
children will be exposed to all sorts of advertising to include alcohol.

Read More
Know! To Interact with Tact – Smartphone Tips
Is your son or daughter among the many youth begging for a smartphone this
holiday season? And are you among the many parents considering the buy?
Smartphones certainly have their advantages. The number one reason parents
cite for purchasing their child’s first cell phone is that it provides location tracking
and makes it easier to communicate with their son or daughter. Children
however typically want a smartphone for the ability to connect with friends,

Read More
Know! Positive Relationships Build Character
One of the greatest gifts you can give your children cannot be bought online or in-store. While it is not likely to be on their holiday wish list, this gift is likely to bring your children greater happiness with lifelong benefits. We are talking the gift of positive relationships and character development.
Read More
Know! To Recognize and Support Military Families
Veterans Day was November 11th; an opportunity to thank all military personnel, past and present, for their service and sacrifice for our country and our freedom. As you share your appreciation, please extend your gratitude and recognition to all the military family members as well – for their sacrifice is also great.
Read More
Know! To Recognize & Respond to Bullying
Bullying touches the lives of at least one out of every four children in the U.S. In this year alone, approximately 13 million youth from preschool to high school will experience it. Yet, many parents do not even know their child is a victim.
Read More
Know! Social Anxiety Increases Substance Abuse Risk
Many adults are known to drink alcohol at social functions to “loosen up” and feel more comfortable interacting with others. Well guess what? Many of our teens are doing the exact same thing. It is often referred to as “liquid courage,” because after a few drinks, a person may no longer feel afraid to get out there and dance, to ask out a love interest or to simply chat with their peers.
Read More
Know! Family Support for Prevention
Research Institute has identified 40 Development Assets for adolescents; a specific set of skills, experiences, relationships and behaviors that help young people flourish and mature into successful and contributing adults. Studies of more than five million children of all cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds consistently show that the more developmental assets they possess, the less likely they are to engage in four specific patterns of high-risk behavior; problem alcohol use, violence, illicit drug use and sexual activity. According to the Research Institute, as the number of assets increase for youth, the greater their chances of succeeding in school and being happy, healthy and responsible.
Read More
Know! To Use Your Senses for Optimal Sleep
In the previous tip, Know! To Send Them To Bed, we talked about the importance of teens getting the 8 – 10 hours of sleep their bodies and minds desperately need, as well as the many negative consequences of sleep deprivation, including the link to substance use. Now that we know how much sleep our children need, let’s take a look at what we can do to help them achieve quality sleep. According to research by the National Sleep Foundation, small changes in the bedroom can make a big difference when it comes to a good night’s sleep. The experts say to simply use your senses ... /uploads/638DBB9D-78A6-4D4D-859B-C816395B1EF9/know-pt-sept122016.pdf
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Know! To Send Them To Bed
Know! provides parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other school administrators with information about alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, as well as action steps they can take to help children resist peer pressure to use.
Read More
Know! E-Cigs, Vape Pens and Throat Hits – Oh My!
Know! provides parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other school administrators with information about alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, as well as action steps they can take to help children resist peer pressure to use.
Read More
Complete Forms Online!

 We are writing to notify you of a new, online parent portal called OneView. OneView is where you will find the district’s annual student forms that previously were only available on paper the first week of school.

 

With the help of OneView we are able to offer you an online option for completing the forms.  It is our hope that this will provide a more convenient option for the form completion.


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Family Reading Night
 Thursday, May 12th is an important date for our students and families of incoming 1st – 3rd graders! From 5:00 – 7:00 PM we are hosting a Family Reading Night event at Memorial Hall. This event is truly a community event with many community members and Greenville City School staff members helping to make the event memorable.
 

Read More
Greenville Junior High Concert Band Receives Superior Rating
The Greenville Junior High Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Brian McKibben, earned a Superior or 1 rating at the 2016 Ohio Music Education Association’s Middle School Large Group Adjudicated Event held at Troy High School on May 7, 2016.

Read More
5th Grade Band Meetings Scheduled
 We will be holding band instrument “petting zoos” for your students to come to the high school band room and try different instruments before they make their final instrument decision. We will be holding these events from 7PM-8:30PM on Thursday May 12th and Thursday May 26th.   
Read More
What does it take to graduate from Greenville High School now and beyond?
For many years, students have had to complete 22 credits, including specific credit requirements, plus they must pass an achievement test in order to graduate. The Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) is alive for only a few more years -the tests that Ohio freshmen have needed to take and pass to earn a high school diploma is almost gone.  For many years, students have had to complete 22 credits, including specific credit requirements, plus they must pass an achievement test in order to graduate. The Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) is alive for only a few more years -the tests that Ohio freshmen have needed to take and pass to earn a high school diploma is almost gone. 
Read More
Athletics Physical Exams
 Greenville City Schools in conjunction with Family Health, Wayne Healthcare and Orthopedic Associates of SW Ohio will be offering athletic physical exams for students entering grades 7 – 12 for the 2016-17 school year. Exams will be held May 5th and May 18th from 6 to 8:30pm at Family Health in Greenville. Athletes must preregister by contacting the Greenville High School Athletic Office (548-4416) beginning April 13th from 8am to 4pm. Walk-in preregistrations are also available during these times.
 

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Start Talking ... Know! Youth's #1 Drug of Choice
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.

Read More
The Positive Behavior Wave Starts at Woodland
Woodland Primary’s mission is to provide a safe and secure learning environment and to develop healthy, independent, lifelong learners and responsible citizens. One way that we are living into our mission, is through the implementation of a PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support) model.
Read More
GHS adds Advanced Manufacturing to their Career Technical Education Center
 The Advanced Manufacturing Lab at Greenville Senior High School is the newest addition to the Greenville Career Technical Educational Center. The lab boasts highly technical training equipment including an AC/DC Electrical Systems Trainer, a Rotating Machines Trainer, a Motor Control Systems Trainer, a Motoman Robotic STEM Cart, a FANUC LRMate Robotic CERT Cart and conveyor, a FANUC CNC machine, Allen Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers, and Parker Hydraulics Trainers. 
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School Accountability

 For Immediate Release - Additional Information Contact: Andrea Townsend, Director of Administrative and Pupil Personnel Services, at 937-548-3185

So much of what schools are talking about right now are report cards. They seem to be getting a great deal of media coverage these days. In all fairness, school report cards are not really new. In fact, the legislation that requires states to report on specific areas in their schools has been around for decades, in fact almost a century.  
 


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Start Talking - How can you protect your children from inhalant use?
Start Talking ....
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.

Read More
GJHS Performs at University of Dayton
 The Greenville Junior High School Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Brian McKibben, was invited to visit, rehearse, and perform at the University of Dayton’s Department of Music on Thursday, March 10, 2016.  
Read More
One Thing Remains…
 It seems we can hardly pick up a newspaper, watch a news program or a political ad without hearing about upcoming or proposed changes in our education system. As a school district, we have spent a great deal of time combing through the almost daily updates regarding changes in policy and practice for Ohio’s public educational system.
Read More
Start Talking ... Know! Doing Good is Good for Them
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.

Read More
Testing Update
 In February, 2016 districts across the state of Ohio received test data from the Ohio Department of Education for tests that were administered in April, 2015. After receiving A’s in Value-Added overall data in 2013 and 2014, Greenville City Schools received an F, according to the grades released by the Ohio Department of Education. Knowing that teaching and instruction methods have only improved during that time period, we became concerned about the testing method reliability.  

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The Flying Eagle-East Intermediate’s Young Journalists
 For the last eight years, students in the Discovery class have distributed a four to six page newspaper entitled, “The Flying Eagle” at the end of each quarter. 
Read More
Uniquely Darke County: DCCA and Arts in Education
  As the principal of South Middle School in Greenville I’ve had the fortune to enjoy the partnership that has been established with the Darke County Center for the Arts and the school districts of Darke County. Every year our 5th and 6th grade students experience at least one performance through the DCCA.   
Read More
Kindergarten registration and readiness
 If your child turns 5 on or before August 1st, he or she is eligible for kindergarten! Greenville City Schools is registering students for kindergarten for the 2016-17 school year on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, April 5th, 6th and 7th from 1:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Memorial Hall.  
Read More
Start Talking ... Know! To Practice Kindness
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.

Read More
Helping Your Student Schedule Classes for Next Year
 For seniors at Greenville High School, the beginning of the second semester is a time to start counting the days left before graduation. For everyone else, however, it is a time to start thinking about next year’s schedule. Over the next two months, students in grades 
Read More
Jim Sommer Earns OSBA Award
 COLUMBUS —Jim A. Sommer, a board member of the Greenville City School Board, will be presented with the Ohio School Boards Association's Award of Achievement at one of the association's regional spring conferences.
Read More
Improving Education through Communication Partnerships
 Communication with students, parents and community is an aspect of the school district’s responsibility that is never ending. New developments over the past several years have led to changes in state required testing, data collection related to students and families and requirements for school involvement with local community organizations. 
Read More
Woodland Primary Students Talk about Numbers
 Ohio’s New Learning Standards for Mathematics call for students to be problem solvers. One way teachers at Woodland are answer this call is by teaching their students to be independent problem solvers through the use of Number Talks.
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DISTRICT NEWS
20 Under 20 Banquet
Congratulations .... 5 Greenville High School students were recently recognized during the 20 Under 20 Banquet. They were honored for their contributions to school and their work internships. These students were chosen from Darke, Mercer, and Auglaize Counties as this year's 20 under 20. Congratulations and Go Wave!! 
April 2017-Auto Tech Students Earn GOLD!
Auto Tech Students earn Gold Medal at the state SkillsUSA competition. This qualifies them for the national competition in June.  
Know! April is Alcohol Awareness Month
The media has done a good job bringing to light the prevalence and severity of
the use of heroin, prescription drugs and marijuana among our nation’s youth.
But what about alcohol? We don’t hear much about it in the news anymore. Is
underage drinking still that widespread? And c’mon, is it really that big of a deal?
YES and YES.

Alcohol remains the number one drug of choice among youth, and excessive
drinking continues to lead to more than 4,300 adolescent deaths each year.  
Know! To Secure, Monitor and Properly Dispose
Tis the season for spring cleaning. As you’re working hard to get your home decluttered, organized, spotless and sparkling, be sure to include the clearing out of old, unused or unwanted medicines – it’s a vitally important task. 
Know! To Stop, Drop and Breathe
Even as adults, anger can be a difficult emotion to control, especially when it involves a child who continues to defy his or her parents. No one can push our buttons like our own children. However, the importance of exhibiting self-control in order to discipline a child appropriately, is monumental. 
Know! What a Healthy “Dating” Relationship Is, and What It Is Not
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month; a time to focus attention on abuse in young people’s relationships and provide information to help prevent it. 
Know! The Not-So-Innocent Side of Teen Romance
The month of February is known as a time of “love,” where secret-admirers and Valentines of all ages express their affection for one another through candy hearts, red roses and love letters. In sharp contrast however, February has also become known as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month; to focus ... 
Know! If You Have A Smartphone Addiction
We jokingly talk about our children (and maybe ourselves) being addicted to our smartphones, but in reality, it is no laughing matter. Cell phone addiction is real and can be destructive to the lives of those who truly cannot control their use. 
Fundraiser Alert
Alert!
If you are contacted by "All Schools Fundraiser", please be aware that this is NOT a fundraiser affiliated with Greenville City Schools. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Memorial Hall at 937-548-3185
 
Kindergarten Registration
Greenville City Schools will be holding kindergarten registration on the following dates: April 4-6, 2017, at our new school, Greenville Elementary. 
REQUEST FOR DESIGN-BUILD SERVICES
PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT
REQUEST FOR DESIGN-BUILD SERVICES
STATEMENTS OF QUALIFICATIONS  
New K-8 Facility Dedication
Greenville Schools is pleased to announce the dedication of the New K-8 Facility!  You are cordially invited to join us in the dedication on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. 
Cheer Fun Day
Saturday February 11, 2017 .... Sign up today for students in grades K-6!
Cheer Fun Day Flyer
 
Greenville City Schools Update January 2017
From Superintendent, Douglas Fries

Greenville City Schools has had a great first semester of the 2016-17 school year, both academically and with extra-curricular activities. Thanks to the hard work of our students and staff and the support of our parents and community, the first semester is nearing the end and has been very educational and productive.
 
Know! To Get YOUR Cell Phone Use In-Check
Teens spend an average of nine hours a day on their smartphones. Yes - you
say - you’ve heard it before, you know it’s unhealthy for them for a number of
reasons, and you have rules in place to reduce their screen time. Very good;
you’ve got your child’s phone use in check, but how about yours?  
Know! How To Even the Playing Field For Your Child
The NFL and its big-dollar advertisers are gearing up for Super Bowl LI, set to
kickoff Sunday, February 5th on the FOX network. About 111.9 million viewers
tuned in for Super Bowl 50, making it the third highest watched U.S. broadcast
in history. The upcoming Super Bowl is expected to catch just as much attention,
for the commercials as much as the game itself. Of that wide viewing audience,
somewhere around 18% will be youth under 21 – which means millions of
children will be exposed to all sorts of advertising to include alcohol.  
Know! To Interact with Tact – Smartphone Tips
Is your son or daughter among the many youth begging for a smartphone this
holiday season? And are you among the many parents considering the buy?
Smartphones certainly have their advantages. The number one reason parents
cite for purchasing their child’s first cell phone is that it provides location tracking
and makes it easier to communicate with their son or daughter. Children
however typically want a smartphone for the ability to connect with friends,  
Know! Positive Relationships Build Character
One of the greatest gifts you can give your children cannot be bought online or in-store. While it is not likely to be on their holiday wish list, this gift is likely to bring your children greater happiness with lifelong benefits. We are talking the gift of positive relationships and character development. 
Know! To Recognize and Support Military Families
Veterans Day was November 11th; an opportunity to thank all military personnel, past and present, for their service and sacrifice for our country and our freedom. As you share your appreciation, please extend your gratitude and recognition to all the military family members as well – for their sacrifice is also great. 
Know! To Recognize & Respond to Bullying
Bullying touches the lives of at least one out of every four children in the U.S. In this year alone, approximately 13 million youth from preschool to high school will experience it. Yet, many parents do not even know their child is a victim. 
Know! Social Anxiety Increases Substance Abuse Risk
Many adults are known to drink alcohol at social functions to “loosen up” and feel more comfortable interacting with others. Well guess what? Many of our teens are doing the exact same thing. It is often referred to as “liquid courage,” because after a few drinks, a person may no longer feel afraid to get out there and dance, to ask out a love interest or to simply chat with their peers. 
Know! Family Support for Prevention
Research Institute has identified 40 Development Assets for adolescents; a specific set of skills, experiences, relationships and behaviors that help young people flourish and mature into successful and contributing adults. Studies of more than five million children of all cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds consistently show that the more developmental assets they possess, the less likely they are to engage in four specific patterns of high-risk behavior; problem alcohol use, violence, illicit drug use and sexual activity. According to the Research Institute, as the number of assets increase for youth, the greater their chances of succeeding in school and being happy, healthy and responsible. 
Know! To Use Your Senses for Optimal Sleep
In the previous tip, Know! To Send Them To Bed, we talked about the importance of teens getting the 8 – 10 hours of sleep their bodies and minds desperately need, as well as the many negative consequences of sleep deprivation, including the link to substance use. Now that we know how much sleep our children need, let’s take a look at what we can do to help them achieve quality sleep. According to research by the National Sleep Foundation, small changes in the bedroom can make a big difference when it comes to a good night’s sleep. The experts say to simply use your senses ... /uploads/638DBB9D-78A6-4D4D-859B-C816395B1EF9/know-pt-sept122016.pdf 
Know! To Send Them To Bed
Know! provides parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other school administrators with information about alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, as well as action steps they can take to help children resist peer pressure to use. 
Know! E-Cigs, Vape Pens and Throat Hits – Oh My!
Know! provides parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other school administrators with information about alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, as well as action steps they can take to help children resist peer pressure to use. 
Complete Forms Online!

 We are writing to notify you of a new, online parent portal called OneView. OneView is where you will find the district’s annual student forms that previously were only available on paper the first week of school.

 

With the help of OneView we are able to offer you an online option for completing the forms.  It is our hope that this will provide a more convenient option for the form completion.  

Family Reading Night
 Thursday, May 12th is an important date for our students and families of incoming 1st – 3rd graders! From 5:00 – 7:00 PM we are hosting a Family Reading Night event at Memorial Hall. This event is truly a community event with many community members and Greenville City School staff members helping to make the event memorable.
 
 
Greenville Junior High Concert Band Receives Superior Rating
The Greenville Junior High Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Brian McKibben, earned a Superior or 1 rating at the 2016 Ohio Music Education Association’s Middle School Large Group Adjudicated Event held at Troy High School on May 7, 2016.
 
5th Grade Band Meetings Scheduled
 We will be holding band instrument “petting zoos” for your students to come to the high school band room and try different instruments before they make their final instrument decision. We will be holding these events from 7PM-8:30PM on Thursday May 12th and Thursday May 26th.    
What does it take to graduate from Greenville High School now and beyond?
For many years, students have had to complete 22 credits, including specific credit requirements, plus they must pass an achievement test in order to graduate. The Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) is alive for only a few more years -the tests that Ohio freshmen have needed to take and pass to earn a high school diploma is almost gone.  For many years, students have had to complete 22 credits, including specific credit requirements, plus they must pass an achievement test in order to graduate. The Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) is alive for only a few more years -the tests that Ohio freshmen have needed to take and pass to earn a high school diploma is almost gone.  
Athletics Physical Exams
 Greenville City Schools in conjunction with Family Health, Wayne Healthcare and Orthopedic Associates of SW Ohio will be offering athletic physical exams for students entering grades 7 – 12 for the 2016-17 school year. Exams will be held May 5th and May 18th from 6 to 8:30pm at Family Health in Greenville. Athletes must preregister by contacting the Greenville High School Athletic Office (548-4416) beginning April 13th from 8am to 4pm. Walk-in preregistrations are also available during these times.
 
 
Start Talking ... Know! Youth's #1 Drug of Choice
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.
 
The Positive Behavior Wave Starts at Woodland
Woodland Primary’s mission is to provide a safe and secure learning environment and to develop healthy, independent, lifelong learners and responsible citizens. One way that we are living into our mission, is through the implementation of a PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support) model. 
GHS adds Advanced Manufacturing to their Career Technical Education Center
 The Advanced Manufacturing Lab at Greenville Senior High School is the newest addition to the Greenville Career Technical Educational Center. The lab boasts highly technical training equipment including an AC/DC Electrical Systems Trainer, a Rotating Machines Trainer, a Motor Control Systems Trainer, a Motoman Robotic STEM Cart, a FANUC LRMate Robotic CERT Cart and conveyor, a FANUC CNC machine, Allen Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers, and Parker Hydraulics Trainers.  
School Accountability
 For Immediate Release - Additional Information Contact: Andrea Townsend, Director of Administrative and Pupil Personnel Services, at 937-548-3185 So much of what schools are talking about right now are report cards. They seem to be getting a great deal of media coverage these days. In all fairness, school report cards are not really new. In fact, the legislation that requires states to report on specific areas in their schools has been around for decades, in fact almost a century.  
 
 
Start Talking - How can you protect your children from inhalant use?
Start Talking ....
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.
 
GJHS Performs at University of Dayton
 The Greenville Junior High School Concert Band, under the direction of Mr. Brian McKibben, was invited to visit, rehearse, and perform at the University of Dayton’s Department of Music on Thursday, March 10, 2016.   
One Thing Remains…
 It seems we can hardly pick up a newspaper, watch a news program or a political ad without hearing about upcoming or proposed changes in our education system. As a school district, we have spent a great deal of time combing through the almost daily updates regarding changes in policy and practice for Ohio’s public educational system. 
Start Talking ... Know! Doing Good is Good for Them
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.
 
Testing Update
 In February, 2016 districts across the state of Ohio received test data from the Ohio Department of Education for tests that were administered in April, 2015. After receiving A’s in Value-Added overall data in 2013 and 2014, Greenville City Schools received an F, according to the grades released by the Ohio Department of Education. Knowing that teaching and instruction methods have only improved during that time period, we became concerned about the testing method reliability.  
 
The Flying Eagle-East Intermediate’s Young Journalists
 For the last eight years, students in the Discovery class have distributed a four to six page newspaper entitled, “The Flying Eagle” at the end of each quarter.  
Uniquely Darke County: DCCA and Arts in Education
  As the principal of South Middle School in Greenville I’ve had the fortune to enjoy the partnership that has been established with the Darke County Center for the Arts and the school districts of Darke County. Every year our 5th and 6th grade students experience at least one performance through the DCCA.    
Kindergarten registration and readiness
 If your child turns 5 on or before August 1st, he or she is eligible for kindergarten! Greenville City Schools is registering students for kindergarten for the 2016-17 school year on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, April 5th, 6th and 7th from 1:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Memorial Hall.   
Start Talking ... Know! To Practice Kindness
What is Start Talking! all about?
A new effort is underway across Ohio to prevent drug abuse among Ohio’s most vulnerable citizens – our children. Governor John R. Kasich and First Lady Karen W. Kasich have launched Start Talking! to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.
 
Helping Your Student Schedule Classes for Next Year
 For seniors at Greenville High School, the beginning of the second semester is a time to start counting the days left before graduation. For everyone else, however, it is a time to start thinking about next year’s schedule. Over the next two months, students in grades  
Jim Sommer Earns OSBA Award
 COLUMBUS —Jim A. Sommer, a board member of the Greenville City School Board, will be presented with the Ohio School Boards Association's Award of Achievement at one of the association's regional spring conferences. 
Improving Education through Communication Partnerships
 Communication with students, parents and community is an aspect of the school district’s responsibility that is never ending. New developments over the past several years have led to changes in state required testing, data collection related to students and families and requirements for school involvement with local community organizations.  
Woodland Primary Students Talk about Numbers
 Ohio’s New Learning Standards for Mathematics call for students to be problem solvers. One way teachers at Woodland are answer this call is by teaching their students to be independent problem solvers through the use of Number Talks. 
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