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Blog Entries - 2021

Free Breakfast and Lunch for Enrolled Students

Posted on: June 22, 2021
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Exciting News! The Switzerland School District is partnering with Innovation Foods to provide breakfast and lunch for enrolled students in the school district. Shipments will take place through July and August. A box of 7 breakfasts and lunches will be

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SHCC Ceremony

SOLSD Graduation Dates

Posted on: May 28, 2021
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Congratulations to our SOLSD seniors as they become graduates of our district! Our seniors have had anything but a normal senior year, which makes us all the more excited to give them true graduation ceremonies. Our Swiss Hills Career Center students

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Kiwanis

Honors, Awards, and Scholarships presented at Kiwanis Banquet

Posted on: May 20, 2021
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Congratulations to our students who received awards and scholarships at the Kiwanis Banquet on Monday, May 17.    Congratulations to our Kiwanis Academic Honorees: Shaylee Burkhart Melody Chambers Kyra English Bellah

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Mr. Perkins

Students and Staff of the Month - April

Posted on: May 20, 2021
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Congratulations to MCHS’s Students and Staff of the Month for April! These students and staff member are being recognized for their positivity and dedication to Monroe Central.  Congratulations to our Students of the Month:  Braden

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National Prevention Week

National Prevention Week

Posted on: May 14, 2021
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This past week was National Prevention Week, an annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, mental health and/or substance use disorders. SOLSD wanted to take a second to share some information about National

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Emergency Broadband Benefit

FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Posted on: May 7, 2021
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is now offering the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, which will help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households

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MCHS Art Show

Art Show on display at Monroe County Library

Posted on: May 7, 2021
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Monroe Central High School Art Show will be on display at the Monroe County Library in Woodsfield, Ohio. Art students helped arrange and set up the show, which will be on display May 4 - May 14. Friends and families of our students and the local community are

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Business Professionals of America chapter competes in Regional, State, and National competitions

Posted on: May 7, 2021
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Written by Stephanie Ogden, Senior BPA Member The Business Professionals of America (BPA) competitions looked different for students this year. Previously, the members of Monroe Central’s BPA have traveled to regional, state, and national competitions.

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FFA

Vet Science Team places at the top of FFA State Competition

Posted on: May 7, 2021
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Congratulations to the Vet Science Team, who placed 11th out of 64 teams at their State Competition. This competition involves 24 chapters, 400+ identification items, and 20 practicums -- needless to say, it’s an intense and testing

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High School Registration QR Code

High School & Elementary Summer School Programs

Posted on: April 30, 2021
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SOLSD will be offering Summer School programs for both high school and elementary students within the district. Below is information on the programs themselves, as well as the registration links.  All high school program classes will be offered

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Summer School Registration

Posted on: April 26, 2021
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There are two options for summer school registration:   Elementary "Camp Swiss" for grades K-8 - July 5-August 16, 2021   8:30 a.m. - noon - REGISTER HERE High School Summer School - June 14-July 23, 2021  8:30 a.m. - noon  -

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Monroe Rising Youth Led Prevention brings awareness to Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Posted on: April 23, 2021
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Monroe Rising Youth Led Prevention sought to bring awareness to child abuse and sexual assault for the month of April, which is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). SAAM is an annual campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault and educate

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Students of the Month

Students and Staff of the Month

Posted on: April 23, 2021
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Congratulations to MCHS’s Students and Staff of the Month for March! These students and staff member are being recognized for their positivity and dedication to Monroe Central.  Congratulations to our Students of the Month:  Carly

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Pfizer vaccinations available for students

Pfizer vaccination opportunity for students 16-18

Posted on: April 16, 2021
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The district is working with the Monroe County Health Department to provide the opportunity for students ages 16-18 to receive the Pfizer vaccination. Forms are available in your high school office and must be returned by Monday, April 19, 2021 in order to

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announcement

Attention all parents, guardians, and educators of students with special needs ages 14-22

Posted on: April 13, 2021
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Join us for our 1st Virtual Transition Fair on April 29th from 1:00 PM - 8:00 pm! We are excited to have LeDerick Horne as our keynote speaker from 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM. There will also be numerous breakout rooms with speakers who will discuss topics

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Austin Hogue

Basketball player selected as Honorable Mention by Division III & IV Basketball All-Ohio teams

Posted on: April 8, 2021
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Congratulations to MC’s Austin Hogue, senior, who was selected as Honorable Mention by the Division III and IV Boys Basketball All-Ohio teams. The announcement was made on Monday, April 5 by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.  Austin had a

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Garet Cramer

Senior signs on to play football at University of Mount Union

Posted on: April 8, 2021
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Congratulations to senior Garet Cramer, who has declared he will continue his academic and athletic endeavors by attending the University of Mount Union to play football. Garet is currently undecided on his major, but is interested in pursuing education and

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Grizer Castle

Prom Announcement

Posted on: April 8, 2021
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MCHS will be hosting Prom on May 1, 2021, from 7-10 PM at Grizer Castle in Whipple, OH. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we will not be serving dinner, but water and light snacks will be provided. Tickets are $25.00 and photos will be available by PSK Innovations.

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School Calendar for 2021-22

Posted on: April 6, 2021
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MC Mindful March

MC practices Mindful March

Posted on: March 26, 2021
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MC prioritizes the mental wellness of our students, particularly during this uncertain and inconsistent time of the pandemic. There are many ways to work on mental wellness, one of which is practicing mindfulness, which is the act of being present within

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Cheerleading Tryouts

Cheerleading Team tryouts next week

Posted on: March 26, 2021
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Monroe Central’s Cheerleading Team is hosting tryouts for the 2021-2022 school year! If your student is interested in trying out for the team, please view the information below:  Parent meeting was this past Thursday, March 25. If you were

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#ridewiththetribe campaign

#ridewiththetribe campaign plans multiple events for end of year

Posted on: March 12, 2021
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The MC Journalism & Social Media and Speech classes are currently putting together an end of the year campaign aiming to build student morale. This year has been full of challenges as students, families, and the stuff have had to overcome learning and

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Monroe Central 2020-21 Sports Schedules

Posted on: March 8, 2021
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Monroe Central Baseball Schedule Monroe Central Softball Schedule Monroe Central Track

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ACT

ACT rescheduled for March 9

Posted on: February 26, 2021
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As you know, due to the weather cancelling multiple days of school, we had to reschedule ACT testing. Students will now take the ACT on Tuesday, March 9. Students are asked to report to school by 8:15 AM to check in to their assigned testing room. Testing

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Mr. Shirley receives Excellence in Education award

Teacher presented with Excellence in Education award

Posted on: February 26, 2021
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Congratulations to our own Mr. Derik Shirley, who was awarded with the Excellence in Education Award on February 17. This prestigious award was presented by the Ohio Valley Educational Service Center (ESC), which provides services focused on preschool

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MCHS BPA

MC Business Professionals of America competes in Region 5 Skills Competitions

Posted on: February 26, 2021
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The Monroe Central Business Professionals of America students competed in the Region 5 Skills Competitions the first week of February, with many of Monroe Central’s students placing highly among their competitors.  The mission of Business

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Shootin' for Change raises money for Cancer Gas Cards, Inc.

Shootin’ for Change fundraiser raises over $2000 for Cancer Gas Cards, Inc.

Posted on: February 26, 2021
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Monroe Central PBIS and MC Boys’ Basketball would like to thank everyone for their charitable contribution to our “Shootin’ for Change” fundraiser. This fundraiser benefited Cancer Gas Cards, Inc., a local organization that supports

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Schedule reminders

Posted on: February 12, 2021
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What a snowy week we’ve had here at Monroe Central! This is a reminder of our upcoming schedule, not including any potential future snow storms:  No school Monday, February 15, in observance of President’s Day. Tuesday, February 16,

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Lt. Governor visits SHCC

Lt. Governor Husted announces completion of first phase of Broadband Telehealth Pilot Project

Posted on: February 12, 2021
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On February 4, Ohio Lieutenant Governor Jon Husted announced the first phase of the Broadband Telehealth Pilot Project at SOLSD is fully operational. The project included partners InnovateOhio, BroadbandOhio, the Ohio Department of Education, the Ohio

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MC Cheerleading Squad

Cheer Squad places second in Division IV competition

Posted on: February 12, 2021
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Congratulations to our Cheer Squad and coaches! The Squad competed in the Ohio Best in the State (BITS) Competition the last week of January. They walked away with runner-up in Division IV Non-Tumbling. The teams all had to submit their routine in video form to be judged this year. 

 

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MC boys' basketball

Basketball teams have successful first half of season

Posted on: January 29, 2021
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The Monroe Central girls’ and boy’s basketball teams are moving into the second half of their seasons after incredible success in the first. Both teams are sitting on multiple wins, with great contributions from their players.    The

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Teddy Bear Toss

Teddy Bear Toss a huge success

Posted on: January 29, 2021
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Our annual Teddy Bear Toss was a huge success! We had approximately the same amount of teddy bears donated as last year. While we wish participants could have thrown them this year, we appreciate everyone’s understanding of our limitations during this

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ASPIRE programs offer adults opportunity to receive HS diploma & industry credentials

Posted on: January 21, 2021
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If you are 22+ or a dropout (age 16-18) and haven’t received your HS diploma, SOLSD is now offering programs that will allow you to receive a diploma along with industry credentials for your desired field! Through Ohio Higher Ed, SOLSD is now offering

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Shootin' for Change

Shootin’ for Change raises money for local Cancer Gas Cards, Inc. 

Posted on: January 15, 2021
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Monroe Central PBIS has partnered with the Seminoles Boys’ Basketball Team to sponsor, “Shootin’ for Change,” in an effort to raise funds to support Cancer Gas Cards, Inc. This local organization supports cancer patients by providing

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Teddy Bear Toss

3rd Annual Teddy Bear Toss

Posted on: January 15, 2021
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We are approaching our 3rd Annual Teddy Bear Toss! We will be collecting new stuffed animals on January 25, from 5-7pm, at Monroe Central High School. Due to COVID-19, we will be collecting these stuffed animals via a drive-by drop off; you can simply drive

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Welcome back!

Welcome back

Posted on: January 15, 2021
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We hope you all had a break full of family time and relaxation. Please remember to be kind to yourselves during this time; we are living through history, and it’s okay to not feel 100%.  We are definitely excited to see our students, whether it be

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No cost meals

No cost meals provided to ALL SOLSD students

Posted on: January 15, 2021
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This year, during times of remote or hybrid learning, SOLSD is providing meals at no cost to any student enrolled in the school district. Meals are available for pick-up during designated school building hours.  Parents will receive five breakfasts and

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District Graduation Dates

Posted on: February 12, 2021
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High School Graduation Dates Swiss Hills Career Center - Certificate Ceremony: Thursday, May 27, 2021 @ 7:00PM Beallsville High School: Friday, May 28th, 2021 @ 7:00PM River High School: Saturday, May 29th, 2021 @ 2:00PM Monroe Central High School:

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