District News

What's in the Bag!?

Warner 6th Grade Science students from Mr. Egbert, Mrs. Keadle, and Mrs. Nolen's classes held their very own game show called, "What's In The Bag?". 

Literacy Night Coming to Cox

Cox Elementary is hosting a Literacy Night Wednesday, Oct. 14th 5:30-7:30.

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Technology Coaching

Technology Coach, Jason Brodehl, visited teacher Mary Black’s 7th grade students to teach students how to use our new Chrome Books and to use Google Docs.  Students were introduced to Google Classroom and they completed their first assignment using these new resources.


Recently Tecumseh students and members of their families attended a Literacy & Math Learning Fest held at the building.  Over 200 attended in total! A complimentary pasta dinner was catered by One Bistro. 

Arrowood All Stars

The Arrowood All Stars program was established to recognize students who consistently do their best, are responsible and respectful, and make Arrowood a better place. Congratulations to September Arrowood All Stars: Keegan Houser, Jade Gaffney, Kameron Williams, Felicity Hammerstrom, Kaitlyn Avey, Abigail Tuck, Noah Myers, Greta Freed, Angel Marie Lannon, Colton Brown, Carson Baker, Abby Puttin, Jaelyn Moore, Ian Waggoner, Hannah Faul, Kaydence Keeton, Neveah Cunningham, Amil Moore, Isaac Rapp, Evan Harbison, Corbin Brown, Phoebe Eldridge and Nate Fellie.   

Mandatory Winter Parent/Athlete Meeting

The OHSAA mandated Winter Sport Parent/Athlete Meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the XHS Gym. Anyone in grades 7-12 interested in participating in a Winter Sport must attend with parent or guardian.

Superintendent Weekly Update

I hope this weekly bulletin finds each of you in good health and having enjoyed a relaxing weekend. The weather Friday night and all day Saturday was not too inviting, but yesterday was gorgeous. I hope you had a chance to get outside to enjoy it.

October is Learning Disabilities Month. It is important during LDA Month to focus less on the disabilities aspect and focus more on the incredible abilities so many of these individuals possess as well as emphasize the phenomenal achievements and important strides so many of these individuals have made.

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Dayton Contemporary Dance Company Visits Shawnee

The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company visited Shawnee Friday.  DCDC is a culturally diverse contemporary dance company that is noted in the African American experience.  

A District and Community Effort

In week five, Xenia High School beat Troy High School and earned a $300 scholarship in last week’s Goodwill Stores Drive to Victory competition.  Drive to Victory is a friendly competition each week between two local high schools that battle off the field in a donation drive benefiting Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley. 

Xenia High School collected 3,880 pounds of donations and Troy High School collected 3,660 pounds of donations.  These items will be sold in Goodwill Stores with proceeds supporting the mission of helping people with disabilities and other needs here in the community.

Thank You to the community for donating your items and also a Thank You to Mark Stoll and Jeff Keadle for setting the event up this year. 

Superintendent Receives Award

On September 29, 2015 Superintendent Morrison received the Exemplary Educational Leadership Award from the Buckeye Association of School Administrators.  This award recognizes outstanding educational leadership which has resulted in the enhancement and improvement of educational opportunities for the elementary and secondary students in Ohio.  Congrats Mr. Morrison!!!

2 Hour Delay and Early Dismissals Scheduled

In order for staff to receive follow-up professional development related to emergency operations, the following 2 hour early dismissals or 2 hour delays have been scheduled.

Shawnee and Tecumseh Elementary - 2 hour delay - October 14
Arrowood, Cox and McKinley Elementaries - 2 hour delay - October 20
Xenia High School - 2 hour early dismissal - November 6
Warner Middle School - 2 hour early dismissal - November 10

Parent Community Night

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Healthy Halloween Hustle 5K

The XCS Foundation is hosting the 1st Annual Healthy Halloween Hustle 5k Fun Run on October 31, 2015. The event will start at 9 a.m. at Shawnee Park in Xenia. Registration deadline to guarantee a t-shirt is October 23.

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Upcoming Events

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