School News

XCS on 2-Hour Delay; No AM Preschool

Xenia Community Schools will be on a 2-hour delay Wednesday, February 10, 2016.  AM Preschool in cancelled.


Boys Basketball Cancelled Tonight

Tonight's boys basketball game against Miamisburg has been cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday, February 10. The game will be played at Xenia High School.


Principal - Parent Meeting

Mr. Holop will be hosting a principal - parent meeting on Wednesday, February 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.  Parents are invited to intend to have an open discussion about issues related to the school, Title money expenditure, testing and graduation requirements, and any other items relevant at the time of the meeting.  There is no need to RSVP, just show up at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.  A one call will be sent out to invite and remind.  


Spring Sport Parent/Athlete Meeting - Mandatory

The OHSAA mandated Spring Sport Parent/Athlete meeting is scheduled for February 16, at 6:00 p.m. in the XHS Gym.  Any XCS student in grades 7-12 interested in participating in a Spring Sport must attend with parent or guardian.


College Credit Plus Info Meeting Scheduled

The Xenia High School Guidance Office is hosting a College Credit Plus Informational Meeting on Thursday, February 18 at 7:00 PM in the Bob Hope Auditorium. College Credit Plus is a program that gives students in grades 7 – 12, an opportunity to be enrolled in both high school and college course work at the same time. College Credit Plus replaces Ohio’s Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEO) and all dual enrollment programs. In order to participate, students must qualify academically, and Xenia Community Schools will bear all tuition costs.

If you would like to learn more about this educational opportunity, please make plans to attend. Representatives for Cedarville University, Clark State, Sinclair Community College, and Wright State University will be available to answer questions following the presentation.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact the Guidance Office at 562-9915.


Superintendent Weekly Update

I hope that this weekly bulletin finds you in good health and enjoying the nice temperatures this weekend.  It seems like snow and cold weather will be returning soon though.

Warner News- Last week the Wilberforce Optimist's Oratorical Contest was held at Central State University.  It was a clean sweep for Warner students.  For the girls, Jenna Casey finished 1st, Logann Jackson, 2nd, and Caitlyn Hoskins, 3rd.  For the boys, Ian Delaney finished in 1st, Mark Johnson, 2nd, and E J Wilson, third. Congratulations to all of the speech contest participants.  Thanks also to Dione Greenberg and Stephanie Lane for helping to prepare the students for the competition.  Great job.

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Permanent Improvement Levy Renewal March 15

For information about Issue 10, the Permanent Improvement Renewal Levy on the ballot March 15, 2016 please click View All below.  This renewal levy WILL NOT INCREASE taxes.


Southwest HOSA Competition

This weekend the Xenia HOSA chapter along with the Greene County HOSA chapter took students to the southwest regional HOSA competition and several students in both chapters received certificates to move on to the Ohio HOSA State Competition in April. The students pictured are Xenia students that participated and those moving on with their certificates. Students that participated are Danielle Ciarletta, Madison Brewer, John Feeley, Kiersten Channels, Zach Darner (4th place in biomedical laboratory competition), Moriah Johnson (1st place in Extemporaneous Health Poster), and Aly Landis, Logan DeLotelle, and Breanna Macek who as a group received 4th place for the HOSA Bowl. 


February is Love the Bus Month

February is Love the Bus Month - Message from First Student (provider of transportation for XCS students)

This annual campaign by the American School Bus Council raises awareness
and appreciation for the experience of riding the school bus, as well as for the drivers who safely transport students to and from school each day.

First Student has more than a century of experience providing safe and
reliable transportation. We believe that education offers a child, and their families, the foundation needed to lead a productive and successful life. We are proud to support the process by making sure children have a safe and reliable way to get to and from school.

If you are interested in joining the First Student team, please call Jim Hulsey at (937) 372-3876.  Thank you to all of the transportation staff!


Hall of Honor Nominations Due

The Xenia Community Schools Foundation is still accepting nominations for the 2016 class of the Xenia Community Schools Hall of Honor. Nominations are due by February 12, 2016. The Hall of Honor Banquet will be held April 30, 2016, at Tecumseh Elementary School. The Second Annual Silent Auction for Grants, open to the public, will begin at 5:30 pm. The Dinner and Induction Ceremony starts at 6:30 pm.

Nominees should be graduates of Xenia High School who have achieved remarkable success in their career or anyone who was made a significant contribution to education in Xenia. The guidelines for nominations can be found on the Xenia Community Schools Foundation website (xcsfoundation.com). The format for the application can also be accessed through the Hall of Honor section. The form is available on the Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce website “Forms and Flyers to Download” area.

The nomination(s) can be emailed to admin@xacc.com or mailed to the Xenia Community Schools Foundation, c/o Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce, 334 West Market Street, Xenia, OH 45385.


XCSF Accepting Nominations for Hall of Honor

The Xenia Community Schools Foundation is currently accepting nominations for the 2016 class of the Xenia Schools Hall of Honor.  Nominees should be graduates of Xenia High School who have achieved remarkable success in their career or anyone who was made a significant contribution to education in Xenia.  

Nominations are due by February 12, 2016. The Hall of Honor Banquet will be held April 30, 2016, at Tecumseh Elementary School. The nomination process is easy. Simply follow the guidelines listed on the Xenia Community Schools Foundation website (xcsfoundation.com). The format for the application can also be accessed through the Hall of Honor section. The form is available on the Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce website “Forms and Flyers to Download” area.

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