Wauseon approves 2016-2017 calendar

Staff Report

The Wauseon Board of Education approved the 2016-2017 school calendar at its meeting on Thursday.

The calendar has a first day of school for students of Wednesday, Aug. 17. Teachers will report the two days prior.

The last day of school for students is scheduled for May 25. Commencement will be May 28.

Christmas vacation is slated to last two weeks, from Dec. 21 through Jan. 3. Easter vacation will be April 10-14.

Also at the meeting, the school board approved multiple donations. Donations approved included $1,350 from the Wauseon Athletic Boosters to the Wauseon High School Athletic Department for the wrestling state placer record board and $944 from Tomahawk Wrestling Club to the athletic department for state wrestling hotel accommodations.

Other donations were $859.30 from Parents Supporting Schools to Wauseon Primary School Student Activity; $835.93 from Parents Supporting Schools to Wauseon Elementary School Student Activity for end of semester awards; nurse volunteer hours from Laura Parker, Laura Rodriquez, and Robin Smith for kindergarten screening; and popcorn, oil, and salt from The Supply Place at Wauseon Ace to the Wauseon Elementary School.

Staff Report