District News

DISTRICT PLANNING SUMMER MEALS PROGRAM

Nearly half of all students enrolled at Cardington-Lincoln Local Schools are eligible for free and reduced-price school meals. Without the structure of school, these students may lack access to nutritious and affordable meals during the summer.

To substitute for the regular school year meal programs, Cardington-Lincoln Local School District is partnering with Marion City Schools and Children's Hunger Alliance in planning to adopt the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). SFSP provides healthy meals and summer fun at no cost*. Anyone 1-18 is welcome and no sign up is necessary. Children and teens simply show up at the meal site and eat for free.


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Washington D.C. Meeting to be Held on May 5th
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Reservations are being taken for the 85th Cardington-Lincoln High School Alumni party to be held Saturday, May 23, 2015, at the high school.

 

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Students Read Their Way to COSI

 

           

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2015-2016 OPEN ENROLLMENT APPLICATION AND INFORMATION 

Beginning on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. and continuing through 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday September 30, 2015 completed Open Enrollment applications for the 2015-16 school year will be accepted at the office of the superintendent located at 121 Nichols Street, Cardington, Ohio 43315.  For more information and an application click here:
OPEN ENROLL INFO AND APPLICATION.pdf
Free Sports Physicals for Grades 7-12

The Morrow County Hospital is offering free sports physicals to athletes in grades 7-12 for the 2015-2016 school year.  Click here for more information:
2015-Sports-Physicals Information.pdf
Think Spring! Get the Spring Sports Schedule
There's no better way to thaw out than to come see our baseball, softball, and track teams.  Seasons begin in just over three weeks.  Most contests are free admission.  Spring Sports Schedule

District Explores Partnership with the Tomorrow Center

The Cardington-Lincoln Local School District is currently exploring a partnership with the Tomorrow Center School which is currently sponsored by the Mount Gilead Exempted Village Schools and located at the former Edison School.  The Tomorrow Center operates as a community conversion school with a primary focus on educating students who have excessive barriers to learning and are at-risk of not graduating.

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INFORMATION ON NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLEGE CREDIT
Starting with the 2015-2016 College Credit Plus (CCP) will replace the Post-Secondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEO) and the Dual-Enrollment Program in the District.  As with PSEO and Dual Enrollment, CCP still allows qualified students to earn college and high school credit while enrolled as high school students.  Nearly all courses taken through colleges and universities, thus known as Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) will be offered tuition free to students  who meet admission standards. While students make take courses from any public IHE and any participating IHE, certain college courses will be offered at Cardington-Lincoln High School. To learn more, download this information sheet and visit this link from ODE.   


IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT SYMPTOMS OF ILLNESS AND SCHOOL ATTENDANCE

In light of recent developments about various communicable diseases including enterovirus (EV-D68), measles, mumps, and Ebola, it is important that parents understand our district’s regular policies and protocols that are in place to assist us in maintaining a safe and healthy school environment.

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letter to parents communicable disease.pdf
INCOMING 9th GRADERS TO HAVE NEW GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
The Governor's approval of House Bill 487 will change graduation requirements for the class of 2018. One major change includes the elimination of the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) by a new series of End-of-Course Exams.  For more information from the Ohio Department of Education, read here.


INFORMATION ABOUT SCHOOL DISTRICT INCOME TAX PAYMENTS
In November 2013, voters in the Cardington-Lincoln Local School District approved a three-quarters percent (0.75%) EARNED INCOME TAX.  The tax is in effect beginning January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2018. The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions answered by the Ohio Department of Taxation: Read more...

Cardington-Lincoln Elementary named "School of Honor" for high performance for the second straight year.
State Superintendent of Schools, Dick Ross, announced in October that the Cardington-Lincoln Elementary School was named a "School of Honor" for High Performance. Read more...
SOH Cardington Lincoln ES_004879.pdf
Cardington-Lincoln High School named "School of Promise" for closing the performance gap for the second straight year.
State Superintendent of Schools, Dick Ross, announced in October that the Cardington-Lincoln High School was named a "School of Promise" for closing the performance gap between groups of students. Read more...
SOP Cardington Lincoln HS_004861.pdf
ALUMNI IN THE NEWS....

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 5
Washington D.C. Trip Meeting 6:30 May 5th in the H.S. Auditorium

Monday, May 11
Board of Education Regular Meeting
7:00 PM
Board of Education Regular Meeting @ HS Library

Thursday, May 21
Free Sports Physicals (Grades 7-12) 4-7p.m.

@MCH Primary Care Cardington

116 East Main Street Cardington

Monday, May 25
Memorial Day - No school
Thursday, May 28
Last Day for Students

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