Board of Education Meeting,
November 17, 2014
5:15 p.m., ICS Administration Building
request to the Superintendent, the District shall make reasonable
accommodation for a disabled person to be able to participate in this
Bids Being Accepted For A Piece Of Tiger
The two goal posts that were replaced at Tank
Stadium are up for sale. Bids for one or both of the goal posts should be
submitted to Mark LaFon, Athletic Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 1701 S. 7th Street, Ironton, OH 45638. Bids will be accepted through
Friday, October 31. Winning bidder is responsible for pickup and transport
of the goal post(s). Seller has the right to reject any & all bids.
Ironton City Schools Recognized For Safety
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine visited
Ironton on Tuesday, July 29 to talk school safety. The Attorney General said
Ironton City Schools has one of the state's top safety
programs and hopes to
learn from its model.
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Ironton City Schools.....There's An App For That!
The "Welcome to Ironton City Schools" app
has been published live to the web in the Mobile HTML5 version. Anyone with
a web-enabled smartphone can access it via:
http://theapp.mobi/tigert...own Progress Book Access, IHS Sport
Schedules, Bus Stops, School Calendar are a few of the items that can be
viewed from your smart phone. iPhone users can click on the link and
add a short cut to their Home Screen. Android users can click on the link
and download the app to their phone. Check it out!
Ironton City Schools Launch "MySchoolBucks"
is now available!!!
What is MySchoolBucks? MySchoolBucks is an online payment service that
provides parents the ability to securely pay for meals, monitor student
cafeteria purchases and receive email notifications for low account
How do I Enroll?
1. Go to www.myschoolbucks.com
and register for an account.
2. Activate your account and add students.
3. Provide your credit or debit card information.
If you have any further questions, please visit
www.myschoolbucks.com and select
the Help/FAQ link. If you need assistance with the enrollment process,
please call MySchoolBucks Customer Support at 1-855-832-5226.
Class of 2017 Sponsors Schwan's Cares Fundraiser
The IHS Class of 2017 will be participating in a
fundraiser through Schwan's Cares. Now through November 7th the class will
receive 20% of the sales made online using the campaign ID 14796. Please <CLICK
HERE> to see how you can order and receive
your products delivered to your home. The Schwan's truck will also be at the
IHS parking lot on Saturday, October 25th from 9:00- 2:00. You may buy items
directly from the truck and the Class of 2017 will receive 20% of all sales.
The Class of 2017 thanks you for your support!
Receives 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools Distinction
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
recognized Ironton High School and 336 other schools across the
United States as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 based on their
overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps
among student subgroups.
The U.S. Department of Education will honor Ironton High School and the
other National Blue Ribbon Schools at a recognition ceremony on Nov. 10-11
in Washington, D.C.
“These great schools are fulfilling the promise of American education—that
all students, no matter their name or zip code, can flourish when schools
provide safe, creative, and challenging learning environments,” Secretary
Duncan said. “National Blue Ribbon Schools are models of consistent
excellence and a resource for other schools and districts. We celebrate them
for their tireless effort and boundless creativity in reaching and teaching
The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program honors public and private
elementary, middle, and high schools where students either achieve very high
learning standards or are making notable improvements in closing the
achievement gap. The award affirms the hard work of students, educators,
families and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where
students master challenging content.
Congratulations to all students, staff, parents, and community members of
Ironton City Schools.
IHS Receives "Schools of Promise" Award
Ironton High School
has been recognized by the Ohio Department of Education by being named a
“Schools of Promise” recipient for sustaining high academic achievement
among their students. The Schools of Promise award program recognizes
schools attaining solid student achievement in reading and mathematics
while serving a significant number of economically disadvantaged
students. The students, parents, faculty, staff and administration of
Ironton High School are to be commended and congratulated for receiving
the “Schools of Promise” award. Ironton High School is one of one
hundred forty-one schools across the state of Ohio to receive this
award! Congratulations IHS!!!
See letter from Dr.
Richard A. Ross, Superintendent of Public Instruction.
IHS Yearbooks Available
the following years are available for purchase: 1981, 1985, 1995,
1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007,
2008, 2009. The purchase price of a yearbook is $55. Email
email@example.com for more information on how to make a purchase.
Quantities are limited.
Ironton Memorial Alley Pavers Available
The Ironton City School District is offering
the opportunity for alumni and supporters of Ironton High School to place
their stamp on the newly constructed Memorial Alley by purchasing a paver
that can be engraved with up to three lines with an inscription of your
choice and placed in Memorial Alley at the new Ironton High School. (Picture
of Some of the Purchased Pavers) These pavers will become a
permanent marker at the new facility. The cost of an engraved paver
is $100. The paver would make a great
gift or a way to honor a special friend or relative.
Place your order today. (Order Form)
Ohio Enforcement of the Individuals
with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
The Ohio Department of Education soon will make changes in the way it
monitors, enforces and publicizes Ohio school districts’ compliance with the
federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, which ensures a free,
appropriate public education to students with disabilities. The actions
result from the partial settlement of a class action lawsuit. For details,
read the legal
consent order and related
Students residing outside the city of
Ironton that would like to be considered for enrollment in the Ironton City
School District for the
2014 - 2015 school year need to submit an
Application to the Ironton Board of Education, 105 S. Fifth Street,
Ironton, OH. For more information call
Closings & Delays
The following information is needed when
registering: birth certificate, immunization record, custody or guardianship
documents if applicable.
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