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Blog Entries - 2020

Bogan Enews 10/23/20

Posted on: October 24, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News October 23, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday Everyone!  We have completed our first week of having two options for our families, both Face to Face and Remote Learning.  Our Remote Learners have

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Bogan Enews 10/16/20

Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News October 15, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  I hope everyone had a great week.  Today is the end of the 1st quarter.  There is no school on Monday, October 19, 2020 for fall break. 

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Employment Opportunities

Posted on: October 12, 2020

Attention Community Members: The HR Department, along with student services, will be conducting interviews on October 13 & 14, 2020 at the Talawanda PDC from 9am-1pm for substitute teachers and educational assistant positions. This includes 3 hr

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Update- TSD Food Program

Posted on: October 12, 2020

Good News! The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has formally extended the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and Seamless Summer Option (SSO) waivers through the end of the 2020-2021 school year. USDA was granted authority to take this action by last

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BOE Meeting October 12th

Posted on: October 9, 2020

Talawanda Board of Education Meeting-October 12th, THS, 7pm.   As Talawanda School District begins to open our schools, we are providing ways for community members to access the monthly school board business meetings.   Starting this month,

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Letter from Nurse Fangman 10/9/2020

Posted on: October 9, 2020

Talawanda School District  Returning to School during COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic  The symptoms of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) are like many other childhood illnesses/conditions. In order to provide the safest learning environment in our

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Bogan Enews 10/9/20

Posted on: October 9, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News October 9, 2020   School News and Information Thank you to everyone who completed the decision form that was sent from the district.  We have been sorting the information and making plans to accommodate the

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OHIO Connectivity Initiative

Posted on: October 7, 2020

For Immediate Release- Ohio Public Schools   Ohio’s Connectivity Champions, one of three components of Ohio’s RemotEDx initiative, are available for live support starting at 8:00am today. Connectivity Champions provide additional

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Bogan Enews 10/2/20

Posted on: October 5, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News October 2, 2020   TSD Information The Talawanda Board of Education met via a ZOOM meeting (the meeting was also made available to the public on the district youtube channel) on September 29, 2020 to further discuss

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Special Education- OSU Survey

Posted on: October 2, 2020

Dear Parent or Guardian,   The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) would like to invite you to participate in a short, 25 question survey about your involvement in your student’s education.  Research suggests that parental involvement is a

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Morning Start Times

Posted on: October 1, 2020

Talawanda Morning Start Times: THS- 7:45am TMS- 8:00am Elementary- 9:30am The bell schedules for secondary and elementary schools are in development.  Data from parents and staff are being collected from the forms shared on 9/30/20 regarding parent

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BOE WORK SESSION-9/29/20 at 6pm

Posted on: September 26, 2020

TSD VIRTUAL Board of Education Work Session- September 29, 2020 at 6pm   *School Board Work Sessions do not include public participation.  This is a time for members to discuss issues and do their work.  Their meeting/discussion will be made

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Bogan Enews 9/25/20

Posted on: September 26, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News September 18, 2020   Thank You! Bogan Remote Feedback Form   Names on Zoom Sessions To protect the safety of every student, we need every device to have a name assigned to it.  Teachers are not admitting to

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Helpful Information-Immunization Clinics

Posted on: September 24, 2020

The Oxford Kroger Little Clinic has offered/can provide immunizations to NON-MEDICAID students.   Clinic Hours: M-F 8:30am -7:30pm, Sat 8:30am - 5pm, Sun 9:30am - 5pm The Union County Health Department (Liberty, IN) can provide immunizations

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Message from the TSD Nurse

Posted on: September 23, 2020

Dear Talawanda Parents & Guardians:   It's important to keep up with required school immunizations, particularly now.  We must report vaccination records to the state by October 2, 2020.  If you have a child in kindergarten, grade 7 or

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TSD BOE MTG- September 21, 2020

Posted on: September 18, 2020

TALAWANDA BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING ON ZOOM Monday September 21, 2020 Board of Education Meeting- 7pm. Talawanda Board of Education Meeting- ZOOM WebinarTo be a speaker in the public participation portion of the meeting, please click the link below to join

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Bogan Enews 9/18/20

Posted on: September 18, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News September 18, 2020   Thank You! Bogan Remote Feedback Form   Bogan Library Book Pickup Mrs. Blakely, our Bogan Librarian will be available for book pickup on Wednesdays.  Check out the information:

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Bogan Enews 9/18/20

Posted on: September 18, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News September 18, 2020   Thank You! Bogan Remote Feedback Form   Bogan Library Book Pickup Mrs. Blakely, our Bogan Librarian will be available for book pickup on Wednesdays.  Check out the information:

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Public Participation Policy #0169.1

Posted on: September 17, 2020

Parents & community members have requested the policy regarding public comment at Board of Education Monthly Business Meetings.  See board policy #0169.1 below: 0169.1 - PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AT BOARD MEETINGS   The

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Public Participation Policy #0169.1

Posted on: September 17, 2020

Parents & community members have requested the policy regarding public comment at Board of Education Monthly Business Meetings.  See board policy #0169.1 below: 0169.1 - PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AT BOARD MEETINGS   The

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Message from the Board President

Posted on: September 14, 2020

September 14, 2020   Talawanda Families:   The Board of Education would like to provide some information to our families, share some details regarding how school boards are mandated to legally operate, outline what kinds of interactions members

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Bogan Enews 9/11/2020

Posted on: September 11, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News September 11, 2020   Thank You! Thanks for all that families have done to make this remote learning experience be the best for you and your students.  If you would like to provide feedback, please visit this form:

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Bogan Enews 9/4/2020

Posted on: September 4, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News August 29, 2020   Thank You! Thank you for your continued patience as we create a new version of school during this global pandemic.  We were thrilled to be back in contact with students and impressed with how

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Free & Reduced Meals Information

Posted on: August 25, 2020

FREE AND REDUCED LUNCH Online Free and Reduced Applications Now you can apply on-line for your children to receive free or reduced price school meals. Your application will be sent from a secure web site directly to the Child Nutrition office, so you

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Bogan Enews 8/21/2020

Posted on: August 22, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News August 21, 2020   The First Day of School for Grades 3-5 is Monday Aug 24, 2020. The First Day of School for Grades K-2 is Thursday Aug 27, 2020 Thanks for your patience.  Here is a brief video explanation:

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Device Drop-Off- Extended Weekend Times

Posted on: August 21, 2020

DEVICE- IPAD- DROP-OFF - EXTENDED TIMES & HOURS

The Talawanda High School Media Center will open Saturday from 11 am - 1 pm, and also Sunday from 8 am - 10 am to allow people more flexibility to drop off devices.

Thank you.

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TSD- 8/17/20 BOE Meeting Video Link

Posted on: August 14, 2020

TSD- August 17, 2020 BOE Meeting Link To speak during public participation at the meeting (if not wishing to speak, just use the youtube link above): Please click the link below to speak at the School Board

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Bogan Enews 8/14/2020

Posted on: August 14, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News August 14, 2020   Happy Friday!  I hope everyone is doing well.  Welcome to the 2020-21 Bogan E-News.  If you are new to Bogan, each Friday we give an update on the upcoming week, events around TSD and any

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Incoming 1st grade- Ipad drop off

Posted on: August 13, 2020

Dear 1st Grade Families,   In order to be ready for the first day of school on August 24, 2020, we will need to collect your iPad from last year so we can update them and install all the correct apps for 1st grade.  The collection date will be

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St. Mary's Backpack Program- Important Update

Posted on: August 12, 2020

To Talawanda Families:   The St. Mary's Backpack Program will NOT be distributing food on Friday, August 14th, but will resume distribution on Friday, August 21st.     Starting on August 21st, Darrtown - St.

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CV-19 Tests-THS- August 14th

Posted on: August 10, 2020

TSD Community:   This Friday, you may drive up and have a COVID-19 test done between 9am-Noon at THS.  Please bring your insurance card.  You won't be charged, but your insurance will be billed.  This is an opportunity to know your

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CV-19 Update 8/10/2020

Posted on: August 10, 2020

COVID-19 MEMO-  August 10, 2020         TSD COMMUNICATIONS & PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT OFFICE   Please contact:Holli Morrish with any questions. morrishh@talawanda.org  Cell:(513) 839-1343 TSD Student-

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2020-21 Teckman Award Information

Posted on: August 6, 2020

Teckman Award Information

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Work Session- August 3, 2020 - More Information

Posted on: July 31, 2020

The TSD Board of Education is hosting a work session on Monday evening August 3 at 6pm. Community members may watch the board's discussion at the youtube link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBaNFeAuDV4&feature=youtu.be . If you wish to share a

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TSD Chromebook/Device Exchange Plan/Schedule

Posted on: July 31, 2020

TSD CHROMEBOOK COLLECTION/EXCHANGE   Attention TSD Families:   We hope this communication finds you well!  In order to prepare for the 2020-2021 school year we need to begin the collection and exchange of student chromebooks.  The

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Save the Date! CV19 Testing August 14th at THS

Posted on: July 16, 2020

SAVE the DATE!

August 14th COVID 19 Testing available at THS from 9am-12pm for staff and students.

Thank you to Primary Health Solutions!

*Bring your insurance information.  If you do not have insurance, please still come and you can be tested for free.

Stay tuned for more details!

 

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TSD Food Distribution UPDATE

Posted on: June 15, 2020

Talawanda School District Food Distribution Notice   The last day of food distribution for the summer will be on June 22nd.  Please note that each participating student will receive 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches to account for the last two days in

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TSD Summer Update to Families

Posted on: June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020   Dear Talawanda Parents:   We hope this communication finds you and your family well!  We hope that sunny weather arrives to stay very soon, and that folks can enjoy some nice activities out in the fresh air.  We want to

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Bogan Enews 5/15/20

Posted on: May 15, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News May 15, 2020   School News and Information   Student Materials Pickup On Tuesday May 19, 2020, Bogan Elementary staff will be at school to provide pickup for materials that were left in student desks and

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Request for Proposal

Posted on: May 12, 2020

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) SPECIAL NEEDS PUPIL TRANSPORTATION SERVICES   The Talawanda School District Board of Education is requesting proposals for the provision of special needs pupil transportation services which includes the provision of

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Talawanda-Sew Masks-Donation Project

Posted on: May 8, 2020

Talawanda Community Members: Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic many of you have reached out to me and other other district officials asking how you can help!  Thank you for being amazing and caring so much for the students and families in our

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Bogan Enews 5/8/2020

Posted on: May 8, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News May 8, 2020   School News and Information On Tuesday May 19, Bogan will host Student Material Pickup to allow families to pick up any remaining items in student desks or cubbies.  Staff will be available to deliver

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Bogan Enews 4/24/2020

Posted on: April 24, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News April 24, 2020   School News and Information We all heard Governor Dewine’s statement on Monday that said that school buildings will remain closed for the remainder of the school year.  This means that we

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TSD Food Distribution

Posted on: April 20, 2020

TSD Food Distribution Mondays & Fridays at 12pm & 1pm   Kramer Elementary  12:00 P.M. Talawanda High School 1:00 P.M.   Park View Arms 12:00 P.M. Oxford Mobile Home Park 1:00 P.M.   Collinsville Community Center 12:00

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Governor DeWine Extends School Closures through the end of May 2020

Posted on: April 20, 2020

Talawanda officials listen to Governor DeWine's press conference/news update every day.  We understand that he has extended remote/online education through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.  We know that students and parents have many questions

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Bogan Enews 4/17/2020

Posted on: April 17, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News April 17, 2020   School News and Information   There are  plastic tubs on the Bogan Front Porch.  If you cannot access the internet or would prefer copies of paper materials, please stop by and pick up

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In Honor of Mike Davis- Respect Ride

Posted on: April 14, 2020

FYI-To the Talawanda Community RESPECT RIDE - In memory of Mike Davis, Talawanda School Treasurer, husband, father, grandfather, and friend who passed away unexpectedly this past weekend.     Pay your respects for Mike and to the Davis

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Bogan Special Enews 4/10/20

Posted on: April 10, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News April 10, 2020   School News and Information   There are  plastic tubs on the Bogan Front Porch.  If you cannot access the internet or would prefer copies of paper materials, please stop by and pick up

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April 2, 2020- BOE Meeting Video Link

Posted on: April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020 BOE Meeting Video

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Open Enrollment/Intradistrict Transfer UPDATE

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Talawanda will begin accepting forms by U.S.P.S (MAIL ONLY) beginning April 6, 2020 for open enrollment and intra-district transfers.  We will date and time-stamp the forms as we receive them.  All forms must be mailed to the Board of Education

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Governor DeWine Extends School Closures to May 1, 2020

Posted on: March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020 Dear Parents and Guardians:   Governor Mike DeWine announced today that schools will continue to be closed through May 1, 2020 due to the COVID-19 health crisis. At that time the situation in Ohio will be reevaluated.   We know

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Bogan Special Enews 3/30/20

Posted on: March 30, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News March 30, 2020   School News and Information Good Evening Bogan Families!     You have probably already heard that today, March 30, 2020, Governor Mike DeWine made an announcement ordering all of

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UPDATE- Food Program-Mondays/Fridays

Posted on: March 29, 2020

TSD Food Program-Updates- Mondays & Fridays Talawanda -FOOD DISTRIBUTION UPDATE! As we maneuver through this new way of life, we want to keep you as updated as possible with our attempts to keep our students healthy and nourished. This week we are

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Bogan Special Enews 3/27/2020

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News March 27, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  I hope that you were able to enjoy the nice weather the past couple of days and get outside in your yard.  This is certainly a new experience for

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UPDATE- Food Sites-Dates-Times for Week of March 23

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Please NOTE the Updated information regarding Dates/Times/Locations of the TSD Food Distribution Program!  Please also note that families can choose any site and pick up for each of their children there, regardless of whether the children attend

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Bogan Special Enews 3/20/20

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News March 20, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  We are into our 3rd official day of Online Learning Days.  I am sure that you have been overwhelmed by the amount of information shared with you (I

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Bogan Special Enews 3/17/20

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News March 17, 2020   Happy St. Patrick’s Day!    School News and Information School News and Information If you were not able to come Monday.  We will be staffed one more day, tomorrow, from 9:00 am

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TSD Parent Letter-COVID-19 3/12/20

Posted on: March 13, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 12, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Talawanda School District just received word from the Butler County Health Department that ALL

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TSD Parent Letter in Spanish

Posted on: March 13, 2020

OFICINA DEL SUPERINTENDENTE __________________________________  12 de marzo de 2020- 4:55 pm  Estimado miembro del personal de Talawanda,  El gobernador de Ohio, Mike DeWine, emitió una orden hoy para cerrar las escuelas en Ohio a

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Bogan Special Enews 3/13/20

Posted on: March 13, 2020

Bogan Elementary Weekly E-News March 13, 2020   School News and Information We know it has been a crazy week and we are certainly headed into unchartered territory.  We also know that information is constantly changing and sometimes by the

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Change in Circumstance/Need Assistance/COVID-19

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Talawanda Families: If you have had a change in circumstance due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 we encourage you to contact the school social worker at your child's school to apply for free/reduced meals ( FREE & Reduced Application ). TALAWANDA

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Change in Circumstance/Need Assistance/COVID-19

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Talawanda Families: If you have had a change in circumstance due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 we encourage you to contact the school social worker at your child's school to apply for free/reduced meals ( FREE & Reduced Application ). TALAWANDA

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UPDATE- COVID-19-District Information Letter 3/11/2020

Posted on: March 11, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 11, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Ohio now has 4 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, now named COVID-19. At least 24 other individuals are

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UPDATE- COVID-19-District Information Letter 3/11/2020

Posted on: March 11, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 11, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Ohio now has 4 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, now named COVID-19. At least 24 other individuals are

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Ohio Health Opens Call Center

Posted on: March 10, 2020

The Ohio Department of Health has developed a call center to assist with questions and support regarding the COVID-19 virus.  Just hours after this information was released to Ohio schools, it was reported that there are 3 confirmed COVID-19 cases in

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Update on COVID-19- 3/9/2020

Posted on: March 9, 2020

TSD Parents: Governor DeWine tweeted today that there are 3 people who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Ohio.  See the governor's tweet below.  It's important to remember that thorough hand-washing helps to prevent the spread of illness! 

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Bogan Enews 2/28/2020

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Bogan E-News - February 28, 2020   PTG Kid’s Night Out Friday, Feb 28 6:30-900pm.  80’s themed costume contest, games, snacks, movies, crafts.  If you could volunteer, please return the PINK sign up form.   Bogan Fun Run

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OSBA- Ed-Choice Update

Posted on: February 26, 2020

From:  Will Schwartz, OSBA — (614) 540-4000           Barbara Shaner, OASBO — (614) 325-9562           Kevin Miller, BASA — (614) 846-4080 Re:     Conference

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Bogan Enews 2/21/2020

Posted on: February 21, 2020

Bogan E-News - February 21, 2020   PTG Kid’s Night Out Friday, Feb 28 6:30-900pm.  80’s themed costume contest, games, snacks, movies, crafts.  If you could volunteer, please return the PINK sign up form.   Pennies for

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OSBA- UPDATE ON EDChoice

Posted on: February 11, 2020

To:      School board members, superintendents, treasurers and other school business officials From:  Will Schwartz, OSBA — (614) 540-4000
            Barbara Shaner, OASBO

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Bogan Enews 2/7/2020

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Bogan E-News - February 7, 2020   No School Feb. 14 and Feb. 17   Pennies for Patients Bogan, Kramer and Marshall students are collecting change for the Pennies for Patients for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  Thanks for supporting

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Bogan Enews 1/31/20

Posted on: January 31, 2020

Bogan E-News - January 31, 2020   Foreign Language Starts on Tuesday, February 4th for those that have previously signed up.   4pm - 4:55pm.   Bogan Fun Run Bogan will be hosting a FunRun Event in March to raise money to improve our

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EdChoice & Other Concerns

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Ohio’s EdChoice Scholarship/Voucher and other Ohio legislated programs are Hurting All Taxpayers and Public School Students   In 1997 the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that the public school funding mechanism in Ohio is unconstitutional.  Twenty

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Bogan Enews 1/24/2020

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Bogan E-News - January 24, 2020   Foreign Language Starts on Tuesday, January 28th for those that have previously signed up.   4pm - 4:55pm.   PTG Program Please join us for the PTG Program on Thursday, January 30th at 7pm in the

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2020 Kindergarten Information

Posted on: January 10, 2020

Talawanda School District- 2020 Kindergarten Registration   The Talawanda School District will hold its kindergarten registration (by appointment only) for students living in the Talawanda School attendance.   Any child whose fifth

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