Welcome to The Warrior Pride, a monthly enewsletter from Huber Heights City Schools
July 31, 2017
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UPCOMING EVENTS
Ohio Tax-Free Holiday
August 4 - 6

Board of Education Meeting
August 10

First Day of School (Grades 1-12)
August 14

Two-Hour Early Dismissal
August 25

STEM Day in the Park VIII
August 26

Wayne Warriors on ESPN
August 27

Two-Hour Early Dismissal
September 1

No School
September 4

Board of Education Meeting
September 14

Two-Hour Early Dismissal
September 15

No School
September 22
VISION
Learning today, prepared for tomorrow--Warrior Pride
MISSION
Empowering our students to be academically and socially prepared for their futures through the support of excellent teachers and staff, families, and community partners.
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Welcome to the Warrior Pride, our enewsletter to share current news and events with our community. Thank you for your support of our Warriors!

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It's almost time to go Back to School!


We know it's only July 31, but the first day of school (Aug. 14 for grades 1-12) is around the corner! We have compiled back-to-school information here for our families.

Have questions? Please contact your child's school or the Board of Education office at 937-237-6300
   
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Ohio sales tax holiday is Aug. 4-6

Ohio's sales tax holiday is Aug. 4-6. This is a chance to save money on school supplies and other back-to-school items. Learn more about what's exempt from sales tax on the Ohio Department of Taxation's website.

School supply lists are posted on our website under each school. You can also access them here:

Charles Huber Elementary
Monticello Elementary
Rushmore Elementary
Valley Forge Elementary
Wright Brothers Elementary
Weisenborn Junior High  
Elementary open house dates

Our staff is excited to welcome students back to school. Get a jump start on the 2017-18 school year by attending an open house at your child's school!

Charles Huber  Aug. 10  5:30 pm 
Monticello  Aug. 10  5 - 6 pm 
Rushmore  Aug. 11  5 - 6 pm 
Valley Forge  Aug. 10  5 - 6 pm 
Wright Brothers  Aug. 11  4 - 6 pm 
 
Kindergarten and preschool start dates

Kindergarten screenings are scheduled for Aug. 10-16. The first day for kindergarten students is Aug. 17.

Preschool students will follow a staggered start. Half of the students will attend Aug. 14 and half of the students will attend Aug. 15. Staggered starts allow parents to experience the preschool program with their children.

You will be notified via mail which day your child will attend. The first day for all preschool students is Aug. 16 . 
Weisenborn seventh grade orientation

Seventh grade orientation is as follows:
  • Students with last names Z-K: Aug. 2 at 11 am
  • Students with last names L-P: Aug. 2 at 3 pm
  • Students with last names Q-S: Aug. 3 at 11 am
  • Students with last names T-Z: Aug. 3 at 3 pm
Free and Reduced Lunch information

Information about and an application for the Free and Reduced Lunch program can be found on our website under   Departments, Food Service
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Warriors vs. Pine Richland game will be covered live on ESPN Aug. 27

Wayne High School has the honor of being featured in the the 2017 GEICO ESPN High School Football Kickoff , a prelude to the GEICO ESPN 2017 High School Football Showcase.

The Wayne Warriors will take on Pine Richland High School in Gibsonia, Pennsylvania, on Sunday, Aug. 27, starting at 1:30 pm.

The game will be covered live by ESPN! Tune in and watch our Warriors make a name for themselves!
 
 
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SAVE THE DATE: STEM Day in the Park VIII is Aug. 26

The wildly popular STEM Day in the Park will be back on Aug. 26, and you're invited! This FREE event is open to the community. Spend the afternoon with your kids exploring hands-on learning experiences that incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Please note registration is requested. You can download the form on our website at www.huberheightscityschools.org.
      
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5954 Longford Road  Huber Heights, OH 45424