Cross Country State Meet Postponed
Due to inclement weather the state meet has been moved to next Saturday, November 10th.
Academic Goal: By October 2021, 100% of our students will demonstrate a minimum of one year's growth and 80% of our student body will reach proficiency or above in all subject areas using MAP, SLO, state and local assessments.
Climate/Conditions Goal: By October 2021, 100% of Osnaburg Local School District staff, in partnership with students, families, and community organizations will cultivate a safe, supportive, and inclusive school climate that nurtures the development of the whole child as measured by district collected non-academic indicators.
2018 State Cross Country meet will take place Saturday, November 10th.
National Trail Raceway
2650 National Rd. SW
Whatever it takes. Let's go Hornets!
East Canton vs Cuyahoga Heights
Saturday, November 10th
Hudson Memorial Stadium
Tickets at the gate are $9.00
Little Hornets Preschool has been awarded the 5-Star quality rating for the past two years. Step Up To Quality is a five-star quality rating and improvement system that recognizes and promotes learning and development programs that meet quality program standards that exceed regulations. Program standards are based on national research identifying standards which lead to improved outcomes for children.
STEM education is active and focuses on a student-centered learning environment. Students engage in questioning, problem solving, collaboration, and hands-on activities while they address real life issues. The elementary has also implemented STEM sections in the 4th and 5th grade levels.
East Canton Elementary utilizes personalized education and building wide intervention.
ECMS was a 2016 and 2017 Momentum Award recipient, this award recognizes schools that have received A's for every value-added portion on the Ohio School Report Card. Value-added is used to measure the amount of growth students experience within a school year and this award indicates ECMS students are receiving a year or more of growth per school year. The report card for 2016-2017 showed that students made greater than expected progress in mathematics and reading.
According to the 2016 My College Options Annual Report, which surveys more than 700,000 students nationwide, about 52 percent of East Canton High School students plan to pursue a STEM-based career versus 28.2 percent nationally. The report also found that 95 percent of East Canton students planned to attend a four-year higher education institution following their high school graduation.
Osnaburg Local Schools has implemented STEM education at all building levels. STEM focuses on subject-specific learning, along with helping to foster inquiring minds, logical reasoning, and collaborative skills.
East Canton Schools recognizes the need to model continuous improvement and we value the guidance and support from all stakeholders-students, staff, parents and community, as to how we can “get better” as a district.
Research that is the basis for the improvement process can be found at:
Ohio Improvement Process (OIP) Guide, www.ohioleadership.org
Please provide us with constructive feedback by completing the appropriate survey listed below and if you have any questions, please feel free to call Kevin Finefrock at 330.488.1609.
EC Plan Team
Students at East Canton Elementary participated in Career Days with local businesses on October 17th and 18th. Students were able to visit tables and ask questions to learn more about careers. They were afforded the valuable opportunity to make discoveries, ask pertinent questions to the employees, and explore a myriad of different career options. They were also able to get tactile, hands on learning when local organizations brought cruisers, an ambulance and even a dump truck for the kids to explore. The kids especially enjoyed getting to turn the sirens in the cruisers on and learning how to use the speakers in the police vehicle, going through the ambulance and seeing the equiptment, and getting a look at the inner workings of a dump truck.
A huge thank you goes out to the local businesses who took time out of their busy days to participate: Clearview Golf Club, Comfort Keepers, DLH Bowles Industries Plant 5, East Canton Police Department, Flowserve, Griffith and Sons Excavating, Stark County Public Library-East Canton Branch, Osnaburg Township Fire Department, Osnaburg Historical Society-Werner Inn, Pero Dairy Farm, and PBS Animal Health. Thank you to everyone involved for taking your time to make this year's career event a great one.
Osnaburg Local Schools is enrolled in SaferSchools Ohio a statewide tip line that is monitored 24 hours a day by trained professionals with the ability to contact law enforcement and school administrators should the need arise. The contact number is 844-SAFER-OH, (844-723-3764). This can be done anonymously by call or text, 24-hours a day. Please encourage your students to "Say Something if you See Something."
The Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Public Safety's SaferOH tip line accepts both calls and texts 24 hours a day.