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​March 31, 2020 l

Hello.  This is Dr. Thomas with a few announcements. 

Yesterday, Governor DeWine extended the school closure order through May 1st.  Students are still expected to complete instruction and turn in assignments.  Also, spring break will be observed from April 9-15th per the master calendar posted on the District website.

The fifth-grade field trip to Camp Fitch is cancelled for this year.  Respectively, fifth and sixth graders will attend Camp Fitch next year together.

Thank you and stay healthy!

 

March 30, 2020

Hello.  This is Dr. Thomas with a couple announcements. 

 

Beginning Thursday, April 2nd, breakfast and lunch pick-up will be pushed back to 9:30-10:30 a.m.  These new times will continue until further notice.

Also, the Handel's Gift Card fundraiser has been cancelled.  If you collected any money or sold cards, please refund the money to the patrons.

Thank you and stay healthy!

 

March 26, 2020

Yesterday, the General Assembly passed House Bill 197 in response to the COVID-19 Public Health Crises.  Some measures in the Bill eliminates state and federal testing for the 2019-2020 school year, waives the third-grade reading guarantee retention requirement and permits schools to grant high school diplomas to students on track to graduate and for whom the principal determines that the student has successfully completed the curriculum.  As we receive more communication from the Ohio Department of Education, we will share it with you.

Also, the end of the 3rd nine weeks was Friday and grades will be posted on Progress Book tomorrow beginning at 7:00 a.m.  

Thank you and stay healthy!

March 23, 2020 
Hello. This is Dr. Thomas with an announcement.
Yesterday, Governor DeWine's office issued a "Stay At Home"
order for the entire state of Ohio from March 23rd to April 6th.
We wanted to let you know that this order

does NOT affect the distribution of breakfasts and lunches.

The distribution of meals will continue on Mondays and Thursdays

between 9:00-10:00 a.m. in which each student will receive food for multiple days.

 

March 19, 2020
Hello. This is Dr. Thomas with some announcements.  The breakfast and lunch program is going well. Beginning on
Monday, March 23rd, distribution of breakfasts and lunches will occur ONLY on Mondays and Thursdays in which each student
will receive food for multiple days. We are trying to accommodate families to follow the health guidelines and limit exposure outside
the home.
Also, we want to reiterate how important it is for students to continue with their distance, online and blended learning instruction from the teachers. We will inform you of any new announcements we receive from the Governor's office or the Ohio Department of Education.

Additionally, the Board of Education meeting scheduled for March 25th is cancelled.

Finally, we continue to receive many questions about graduation, prom, grades, field trips and so forth.

We ask that you please be patient as information seems to change daily with this uncertain
and unprecedented pandemic. We will do everything we can to keep you informed ahead of time of changes and plans.
Thank you.

March 17, 2020
The Lowellville School District expanded its offering of a free breakfast and lunch starting immediately to all students regardless of home district. Families may drive-thru or pick-up meals for their children ages 18 and under. The pick-up location is at the cafeteria entrance located at the back of the staff parking lot. Pick-up time is between 9am-10am. District employees will be there to hand out meals.  

Also, please be sure to remind your child that academics are an important aspect during the Coronavirus interruption away from school.  Assignments are to be completed each day and your teachers are available as needed through email or Google Classroom.
Thank you, have a great evening and stay healthy!

 

 March 12, 2020

Good evening.  This is Dr. Thomas with an important announcement.  

Due to the directive of Governor Mike DeWine, school will be canceled beginning on Monday, March 16, 2020 for the next three weeks. Please note that school WILL be in session tomorrow.

All school-related and district-sponsored events are canceled until further notice.  This includes athletic contests, practices, concerts, plays, meetings, clubs, and any other school related events.  

Students receiving a free or reduced lunch will be able to pick up a pre-packaged meal daily between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. at the back of the school cafeteria entrance.  

More information about assignments and school work will be shared tomorrow by the classroom teachers. 

We understand the inconvenience that these restrictions and cancellations may cause to our families, students, staff, and the community. We feel that this is the best decision at this time in order to do our part in helping to slow the spread of the virus.

Thank you and have a great night!

 

3-11-2020

Good evening Lowellville Community, this is Dr. Thomas with a short message about the Coronoavirus concerns:

 

As a District, we have been monitoring closely and are preparing for the possibility that the virus could make its way to our area. The Lowellville Local School District is working very closely with state and local officials, and is receiving regular updates.  We will continue to communicate with the Mahoning County Health Department and local Officials of any possible school closure to protect the safety of our students and families.  In the event that Lowellville Local Schools would close for an extended period due to COVID-19, or any other reason, District leaders will communicate with you every step of the way. 

 

If you have questions regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19 please contact the Board of Education office at 330-536-6318 and be sure to view the letter being sent home tomorrow with your child on the District website or FaceBookpage.  Thank you.

3-8-2020
Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a few announcements,

The Winter Sports Banquet will be Tuesday, at 6 pm in the cafetorium. 

Cost is $10 for adults, and students and athletes are free. 

Payment will be accepted at the door.

Also, on Tuesday there will be a PTO meeting at 6:00 in the library. 

And finally, Family Literacy Night will be Wednesday at 5:30 in the cafetorium. 

Thank you and have a great night.

 

3-1-2020

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a few announcements,

The First and Second Grade Spring Concert will be Tuesday beginning at 6:00.

There will be a mandatory meeting for any student in grades 6-11 interested 

in trying out for Cheerleading on Wednesday at 5:30 in the cafetorium.

Also, on Wednesday, there will be a mandatory  Spring Sports Meeting

for any student in grades 7-12 involved in track, baseball, or softball

beginning at 6:00 pm in the cafetorium.  

There will also be a crescendo club meeting in the band room on Wednesday beginning at 6:00.

Finally, the PTO Easter Candy Sales are due by Wednesday.

Thank you and have a great night.

 

2-23-2020

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with an announcement from the PTO,

The Elementary School’s Little Sweethearts dance is Saturday from 5-8 pm at the Elmtree in Struthers.

Tickets will be held at the door for all rsvps

Thank you and have a great night.

 

2-9-2020

Good evening this is Mr. Hynes with a few announcements:
There will be an early release on Thursday with the Elementary students being dismissed at 12:30 and High school at 12:45.

There is no school on Friday or Monday. Classes will resume on Tuesday, February 18 th .
Sports physicals will be held on Thursday from 5:00 – 6:30 pm in the nurse’s office.  

Information including the forms and payment can be found on the school or athletic website.
Also, Rocket Spirit Wear order forms are due Thursday to the athletic department.  

Forms can be downloaded off the school or athletic website.
Finally, the Little Sweethearts dance rsvp’s are due by tomorrow.
Tickets are $25 a person and all checks should be made to Lowellville PTO. 
Thank you and have a great night.

 

2-2-2020

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a couple of announcements. 

Parent/Teacher Conference night will take place on Thursday, February 13th. Please contact the main office to schedule an appointment.  The PTO meeting scheduled for this week has been moved to Wednesday at 6:00

Thank you and have a great night.

 

12-15-2019

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a few announcements,
Our elementary winter concerts will take place on Wednesday.
1 st and 2 nd graders will perform at 6:00 and should arrive at the school by 5:30
3 rd and 4 th graders will perform at 7:00 and should arrive by 6:40
Please contact Miss Gapsky if you have any questions.

This is the final week to show your support and vote for the
Lowellville Art Club’s plow painting. You can do this by going to
the Ohio Department of Transportation District 4’s Facebook page and LIKE our plow painting.

Finally, Friday will be an early release with the Elementary
students being dismissed at 12:30 and High School at 12:45.

Classes will resume on Monday, January 6 th .
Thank you and have a great Holiday Break

12-09-2019

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a few announcements. 

There will be a PTO meeting Tuesday in the Library beginning at 6:00

The High School Band concert is scheduled for Wednesday at 7:30 pm

And finally, the Kindergarten Performance will be Friday afternoon beginning at 1:30 in the Cafeteria.

Doors will open at 1:25 and everyone must enter through the main entrance. 

Thank you and have a great evening.

11-24-2019

Good evening, this is Mr. Hynes with a couple of announcements,

There will be an early release on Tuesday. Elementary students will be
dismissed at 12:30 followed by the high school at 12:45. Classes will
resume on Tuesday, December 3 rd .

Thank you and have a Happy Thanksgiving!

11-03-2019

Good Evening.  This is Mr. Hynes with a message from the Booster Club. 

The Fall Sports Banquet will be Tuesday, November 12th in the Cafeteria at 7:00 pm.

  The cost is $10 for adults at the door and athletes are free.  

10-20-2019

10-13-2019

"Good evening parents.  On Wednesday, October 16th at 7:00 p.m. in the library, there will be

a 2018 state report card presentation during the Board of Education meeting. 

Thank you.

10-9-2019

"Good morning all.  This message is to inform you that at 9:30 a.m. Lowellville Schools is having

a school lock down training drill in coordination with the Lowellville Police Department

and that there is no emergency. 

Again, there is no emergency and this is a school-wide drill. 

Thank you."

Dr. Eugene M. Thomas

Superintendent, Lowellville Local School District

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