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Dedication Ceremony Set for April 19 for Former Rossford Coach Jerry Baumgartner

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On Saturday, April 19, 2014, Jerry Baumgartner, former Rossford Schools head varsity baseball coach, will be honored at a dedication ceremony that will be held at the Myron Brick Long Field located at the Rossford Schools Glenwood Athletic Complex. The rededication will add the Jerry Baumgartner Diamond to the Myron Brick Long Field. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. before the first game of a double header where Rossford plays Swanton at 11:00 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Former players are asked to attend, as they will play a small part in the ceremony. Hats and jerseys will be available for purchase. . . . read more

RHS Valedictorian and Salutatorian Receive Recognition

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This year’s RHS Valedictorian, Alex Smith, and Salutatorian, Emily Price, will be recognized at the “I Make a Difference” awards breakfast sponsored by the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West on April 27 at The Toledo Club.  The program honors the valedictorian and salutatorian in local schools as well as the teacher who played a major role in his or her academic success.  Rossford High School teachers Ron Demko (science) and Tim Edmond (English) were selected by Alex and Emily respectively. In . . . read more

Grades 3-8 OAA Testing Schedule

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  March 2014   Dear Parents/Guardians: The Ohio Department of Education has extended the testing window for students taking the grades 3-8 Spring 2014 Ohio Achievement Assessments (OAA).  This extension transpired due to the extended number of school days missed related to inclement weather. The Rossford Exempted Village School District has decided to alter the district testing calendar to maximize the opportunities for our students to demonstrate mastery on these assessments. . . . read more

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Rossford Board of Education

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Contact Information 601 Superior Street Rossford, OH 43460 Phone: 419-666-2010 Fax: 419-661-2856 Personnel Dan Creps, Superintendent Lisa Spotts, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent & Communications Liaison Terri Hamilton, Central Office Secretary James Rossler, Jr., Treasurer Cathy Nusbaum, Assistant Treasurer Stacy Riccobene, Payroll Valerie Brown, Accounting and Benefits Specialist  - 419-661-2826           read more

Board of Education Regular Meeting Dates

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DATE TIME LOCATION January 21 6:00 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room February 10 6:00 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room March 17 6:00 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room April 21 6:00 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room May 19 5:30 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room June 16 6:00 p.m. Bulldog Center - . . . read more

Committee, Public & Special Meetings

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Technology Committee Meeting Monday, April 21, 2014 5:30 p.m. Bulldog Center - Board Room     read more

Calamity Days: School Update as of March 13

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Dear Rossford EVSD Families, This communication provides an update of the district’s usage of calamity days and the district’s plan that will be used to meet the requirements of recently passed legislation. As of March 13, 2014, the district had cancelled 11 school days due to inclement weather and poor road conditions.  The new legislation permits districts an additional four (4) calamity days providing they have used four (4) of their required contingency plan days.  The contingency plan for . . . read more

Rossford EVSD Receives Auditor of State Award

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A recent financial audit of the Rossford Exempted Village School District (REVSD) by the Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office has returned a clean audit report. Rossford EVSD’s excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award. This is the second year in a row that the district has received this prestigious award. Less than ten percent of all districts in the State of Ohio achieve this award in a given year. “The staff involved with this audit did a remarkable job. Their combined efforts are to be . . . read more

Certified Vacancies

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The Rossford Exempted Village School District will post openings as they become available.  Application materials require Adobe AcrobatReader.   Speech-Language Pathologist       CLICK HERE to download the certified job application.   For additional information, please contact the Board of Education Office at 419-666-2010. read more

2014 Memorial Way Nomination Submission Window Opens March 15

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The 2014 Memorial Way Nomination submission window opens March 15 through April 15, 2014.  The Committee will meet at the end of April to decide on the recipients of a tree at Memorial Way. To obtain a 2014 Memorial Way Nomination form, please contact the Rossford Board of Education Office at 419.666.2010 or click on the link below to download the form. Please return the form to Lisa Spotts, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent & Communications Liaison, at lspotts@rossfordschools.org or mail . . . read more

"Kids on the Block" Perform for Eagle Point Students

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Third grade students at Eagle Point Elementary School enjoyed a performance by a group of puppeteers called, "Kids on the Block."  They taught our students about anti-bullying and how we should treat people who are different than them or who have disabilities. The group used puppets to teach many valuable life lessons.  A big thank you to the Eagle Point Parent's Club for funding this program! read more

Gavin's Lego Birthday Celebration

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Gavin Boggs, a student at Indian Hills Elementary School, was diagnosed last year with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer.  This year, we wanted to surprise Gavin by collecting Legos for his birthday.  The goal was to collect 10,000 Legos.  Once again, the Rossford community pulled together and surprised Gavin by collecting 52,000 Legos.  We also received a collection of Legos from a woman and her son who reside in Toledo. She had read about the collection in an article in The Toledo Blade.  A . . . read more

RHS Link Crew Kickball Tournament

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The winning team from the RHS Link Crew Kickball Tournament consisted of Link Leaders Danielle Meller and Spencer Kobylak.  Our freshmen members included: Kelsee Butler, Logan Gauthier, Kassidy Hoyt, Dawson Newman, Monique Newsome, Cota Sinclair, Mackenzie Steer, David Tripp and Austin Schmidt. This event concludes the Link Crew activities for the 2013-2014 school year. read more

RJHS Math Students Compete in Ohio Math League Contest

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  Rossford Junior High students recently competed in the 2013-2014 Ohio Math League Contest, and the 7th and 8th grade teams both finished in second place in their region.   The 7th grade team also finished 27th in the state, while the 8th grade team finished 28th in the state.  Rossford’s region consisted of schools from nine counties in Northern Ohio.  Each team was comprised of students with the highest five scores in their entire grade.  The 7th grade team consisted of the . . . read more

Instant Alert System

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Rossford Exempted Village School System uses PowerAnnouncement for our instant alert system to notify parents of school delays and closings as well as other important announcements. This service is embedded into the student services software and changes are made via the parent portal. Please click the link below for instructions on configuring your settings. Power Announcement Instructions Also, the district utilizes e-mail to keep parents informed concerning up coming events. Please sign up for   News Updates . . . . read more

PowerSchool- New Grade Book and Student Information System

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The Rossford School District uses PowerSchool for grades and attendance. Please use the following documents to  help setup your account. If you have not received login information please contact the office at your child's school.   Parent Portal User Guide Parent Portal Account Setup Instructions read more

School Year Calendars

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    Click the links below to view the current and upcoming school year calendars. 2013-2014 School Calendar (REVISED) 2014-2015 School Calendar 2015-2016 School Calendar       read more

2014 Award of Distinction Forms Now Available

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Rossford community members are asked to nominate a deserving candidate who has graduated from Rossford High School prior to 1985 and who has made significant contributions to society. Nomination forms are available at the Rossford Board of Education Office, each school building, the Rossford Public Library and the Rossford Community Recreation Center. Last year’s ho norees, Bradley J. Goeke and Timothy A. Mahoney , were recognized at a ceremony and reception acknowledging their numerous accomplishments. Many . . . read more

Kindergarten Screening & Registration

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2014-2015 School Year

Attention: Parents of upcoming kindergartners.  Did you know that Rossford Schools offers full-day kindergarten?   If you have a child who will be five (5) years old by August 1, 2014, the following information is important for you! WHAT:      Kindergarten 2014-2015 Screening & Registration WHEN:      Monday, May 12, from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. . . . read more