Spread the word! An informational Meeting for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) will be held on Tuesday, August 26th, at 7pm, at the Logan-Hocking Chamber of Commerce, 140 East Main Street. Students, parents and any interested persons are invited to come learn more about YEA!
The 2014 Logan Cross Country Invitational will take place on Saturday, August 23rd, at Logan High School. The course will open at 8am, with races beginning at 9am. All are invited to come out to support our Logan Chieftains and enjoy the recently updated course. Admission is $5.
The LHS Theatre Department will offer a two day workshop on October 25 and 26, 2014, called Dance on Air. Dance on Air is a flying workshop, where dancers learn to take their moves to a new level – literally – as they learn theatrical flying. Think Peter Pan, Wicked, or Beauty and the Beast, and the wires used to move actors and dancers into the air for such shows.
The Logan-Hocking School District Preschool program still has a few openings remaining for the 2014-2015 school year for those children that are three to five years old and are potty trained. The Logan-Hocking Preschool Program recently underwent an extensive evaluation process through the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and received a five star Step Up to Quality rating. This is the highest rating that can be given to a preschool program.
The Logan-Hocking School District is launching an exciting new learning opportunity for our students beginning this school year. This first year (14/15) of the rollout begins with the Class of 2020 (7th grade students) each being assigned a Chromebook device for use 24/7 during the academic year. This class will serve as the pilot for the district’s 1-to-1 computing initiative.
To the Parents, Guardians, and Staff of the Logan-Hocking School District First Day The first day for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade is Wednesday, August 20th. The first day for Pre School is Monday, August 25th.
Logan High School students were recognized at the August 4th, 2014 Board of Education Meeting for their video production of "In the Forest of Tom Bombadil". Hannah Barlow wrote and directed the adaption from Chapter 7 of the "Lord of the Rings" - "Fellowship of the Ring". The video was filmed at the "Barlowshire" in Hocking County. The cast of characters were played by Ben Barlow, Hannah Barlow, Alex Barlow, Will Brooks, John Cummin, Jacob Waugh and Andrew Wilkison.
The Logan-Hocking School District has been awarded one 21st Century Grant for the 2014-2015 school year. Four grants were submitted to the Ohio Department of Education in April for all Logan elementary schools and the middle school.
The Logan Chieftain Athletic Boosters will hold their annual door-to-door discount card drive this Saturday, Aug. 9th. Logan High School athletes will be selling cards from 11am to 1pm; and Logan Middle School athletes will be selling from 10am to 12pm.
Dear Parents, Guardians & Students, I am so excited to welcome you and your family back to an exciting new school year. We have so many things to be proud of. Union Furnace is being recognized on the national level as a “Blue Ribbon School”. This is because of their high academic achievement. On the state level we showed significant improvement across the District on our achievement tests. In fact, the High School scores were the highest ever. It is because of the hard work from our students, parents and staff that we did so well on the tests.
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