- Category: High School News
NHS candidates: Your Activity Form and letter of reference are due by Friday September 21. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Bonnigson in room 118.
The theme for Friday nights football game is a green out.
SPIRIT WEEK THEME:
Wednesday - sports day
Thursday - Redneck day
Friday - WE ARE MARGARETTA
SPIRIT WEEK EVENTS:
Wednesday 9/19 - PowderPuff at the Stadium @ 6:30
Snake Dance immediately following PowderPuff BonFire at
the end of the Snake Dance
Friday 9/21 - pep rally during 11th period Homecoming
Court & Crowning @ 6:45 in the Stadium Homecoming
football game @ 7:00
Saturday 9/22 - Homecoming Dance in the HS gym 7:00-
HOMECOMING TICKET SALES
To purchase a homecoming ticket you must have your school fees paid. Tickets will be on sale September 17-21 before and after school in the office or with Mrs. Szymanski and during lunch. The cost is $10 per person or $15 per couple.
The Elks National Foundation is offering the Most Valuable Student Scholarship.To apply you can go online to enf.elks.org/mvs and to get complete details.
Terra State Community College will be holding a college night on Monday, October 1st from 6 p.m - 7:30 p.m. More than 70 college and university representatives will be in attendance to answer your questions.
On Wednesday, September 26th there will be a senior meeting in the cafeteria during 11th period. You will receive information on applying for college, financial aid, scholarship procedures and lots of other important information. Please sign up to attend in the Student Services Office.
Beginning next week we will have college representatives visiting to talk with you about their schools. Below is a list of dates and times when they will be here. If you would like to attend their presentation, stop by student services and see Mrs. Cullen to sign up. Each visit will last one period and you will be excused from class for that period. Sign up ONLY if you are interested in that college.
Sept. 18th - BGSU - 11th period
Un. of Toledo Sept. 19th - 2nd period
Sept. 20th - Ashland - 5th period
Oct. 1st - Bluffton - 2nd period
Oct. 10th Cleveland State – 2nd period
Oct. 16th - Findlay - 10th period
Oct. 17th - Tiffin - 2nd period
Oct 19th -Terra State -10th period
Oct. 30th - Youngstown - 5th period
- Category: District News
Applications for free and reduced price meals are available for download by clicking here. Please complete one application per family and return with your child to school or you may mail it to the Board of Education Office, 305 S. Washington Street, Castalia, Ohio 44824; attention Sarah Ransom, Food Service Director. Applications must be submitted every year to continue on the program. If the application is approved, your child(ren) will begin to receive or continue to receive free or reduced price meals from the date of approval. A letter will be sent home notifying you of your child's meal status. Applications can be submitted at any time during the school year if your family financial circumstances change. All information submitted to the school is kept confidential. There is no discrimination or identification of free or reduced price paying students. We urge all families to consider filling out an application.
- Category: District News
Regular meetings of the Margaretta Board of Education are held on the third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. The 2018 regular meeting schedule is set as follows:
Monday, September 17, 2018 (changed to September 26)
Monday, October 15, 2018
Monday, November 19, 2018
Monday, December 17, 2018
All meetings will be convened at the Margaretta Board of Education Office, 305 South Washington St., Castalia, OH 44824.
Check the website's online District Calendar for exact meeting dates and times.
All meetings of any Board of Education of a school district are declared to be public meetings open to the public at all times with the exception of an executive session, in which specific matters can only be discussed, and the public is excluded; however, no business may be transacted at such executive sessions.
The Margaretta Local Board of Education welcomes you to its meeting and expresses its appreciation for your interest in its work and schools.
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The MARGARETTA LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT will deliver an education that supports academic achievement, in a safe environment, that provides the knowledge and skills needed to be college and career ready.