Children in some regions of northern Europe leave hay and carrots outside the house on Christmas Eve because they believe Saint Nicholas arrives by horse. /Contents 42 0 R Our team will continue to meet and establish plans in which the ultimate goal is for your child to be safe and successful. 0000006951 00000 n %%EOF SHELBY -- Shelby City Schools will have a new treasurer come 2021. The current superintendent is Dr. Joris M. Ray who was elected on April 30, 2019. Superintendent Just as remote learning will continue for the remainder of the school year, so will food distribution to our families. Curriculum Update Paul Walker 6. For the Shelby City Schools the end of this school year is May 27th; our expectation is that staff and students will continue working on instruction through that date. The teachers and students like this concept because when we come back in January, we jump right into the second semester of classes, which we believe pays tremendous academic dividends for our students. Monday, Shelby County Schools announced that Superintendent Ray sent an open letter to officials at the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) … "We remain determined to return in-person when … 0000008391 00000 n 0000027876 00000 n SHELBY - Shelby City Schools will not necessarily close if there is a Risk Level 4, or purple, in the Ohio Public Health Advisory System for COVID-19. As we work on the options for these celebrations for our seniors we will certainly keep students and parents informed about possible plans. Report this profile; About. Local 24 News political analyst and commentator Otis Sanford shares his point of view on a raise for Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dr. Joris Ray. Tim Tarvin Also, we intend to provide any ticket availability information to our Shelby Schools community either via email or some other social media platform soon. In spite of all of the challenges we faced this school year, our students and staff continued to work earnestly to make this school year successful. Quite frankly, speculation is rampant right now and I understand that, but please also know that the Shelby administrative team is already holding meetings and brainstorming what next school will/could look like. Shelby, Ohio 44875 0000006433 00000 n Again, I recognize that this school year has run the gamut of emotions for our students, staff and families; thank you so much for your continued support and for helping our district to persevere. They are not anything of our own design, these guidelines are CDC recommended, and implementation has been discussed with our local and county health departments, deciding what is most feasible for use in our school system. See All Events . 39 0 obj 0000037724 00000 n Dear Shelby Families and Community, On Monday, April 20, Governor DeWine announced that remote learning will continue for all students through the end of this school year. 42 0 obj Mark Caudill. �tO��ì�b�_�!� Q>�; .�̀Ƕg�f:��T������6Jx�V߰g:��)&/ƫi�$�`ϝߧ���2�����|?�_A��N\���P2p�x�H[��_�z6�@�����څ�O��m R�2���)u�b��i����ħo���w�XS�UH��h�(�ԑ6m$�FIb�BF��>����,Ҭ� �-��ZPcZрrr�)PZ We have incorporated the ability to do this into our school calendar for quite a number of years now. As a result, we are already very busy conducting a great deal of research and planning; as this process continues to gather momentum, we will work diligently to keep you as well informed as possible. Curriculum Update Paul Walker 7. Shelby County Schools will start virtually on Aug. 31, Superintendent Joris Ray said Monday. <> It was posted Tuesday on the district's website. Superintendent, Shelby City Schools. Of course, the big question is, what does the rest of the school year look like? Superintendent, Shelby City Schools. More Headlines . Scott Harvey — the Shelby school district's director of building maintenance, grounds and safety — provided further details to the board also on Oct. 26, three days after the official groundbreaking. Seniors and parents, please know that we are still considering a variety of options to celebrate this school year. Shelby County Schools superintendent Joris M. Ray (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian file) Officials say SCS won’t resume in-person learning until February as coronavirus cases continue to rise. 0000020605 00000 n If you are in attendance at a game, at a minimum, you can expect the same face covering and distancing requirements that are currently in effect throughout Ohio. Shelby-Rising City Schools is made up of the town of Shelby (714) and Rising City (396). The way we taught students in the past simply does not prepare them for the global world. Dr. Joris M. Ray is superintendent of Shelby County Schools. Yes, I recognize that remote learning is difficult and challenging for everyone, parents included, so it’s extremely important that we all continue to work together and communicate well. This is an extremely important time for our school district to be prepared for the transformation happening in education; we are preparing our students for the rigorous state standards that will take. Superintendent Joris Ray earned high marks from Shelby County Schools board members in his evaluation for his first full school year. Also, please keep in mind that you can always go to our district website www.shelbyk12.org to see all district updates, particularly those dealing with our remote learning and related information on our COVID-19 page. Live Feed. In-person classes will resume Dec. 7, the superintendent said. Superintendent Tim Tarvin wrote a letter to families to address the decision. In fact, many believe this tradition was later brought to England by immigrants who had roots in that region of Europe and missed the ritual of decorating a tree. "Since we began the school year on Aug. 24, it has been the goal of Shelby City Schools to provide a safe environment for our students and staff, so that face-to-face instruction can be provided to our students throughout the district," Tarvin said in a letter to Shelby families. Shelby is a community with strong traditions but of course, traditions are not unique to our little corner of the world. 0000007811 00000 n The first and last days of school are two of my favorite days of the year. Students may return on day 11 as long as they have been symptom-free for the previous 24 hours. 25 High School Avenue If you have questions or concerns about your child’s education during the remainder of the school year, please reach out to your child’s teacher or principal. ��9m�������pN崃�P�(����R�o�r�����/c W��@�m��D��>k�:7� #%��VG9 �"���ol����[�mI�a�\Pe5b�$�K���Z�,ְ��y��I/4�0��� �1#"�pS!����f���hO�N�9�eֆ��Wm%0��l�ߎ�6�QP6a���M:{���mp��5H���BT��Y�=��`2"G��9ӳjKJ�4Y("˅8f��0���9�l�o� ��N�#[i�jR潅Kv �q�2�.ӏ6��M9�. The Shelby County Schools board extended Superintendent Joris Ray’s contract for two years to 2025, citing the need for stable leadership amid the pandemic’s disruption of education. From the desk of Mr. Tarvin 4/22. 0 Superintendent, Shelby City Schools. To that end, the district is conducting a survey beginning on Wednesday, May 20th; the survey will be open through Tuesday, May 26th. <> Superintendent Joris Ray announced hires for four of the five remaining top leadership posts for Shelby County Schools on Monday. News. By completing the survey you will help provide important information that will be considered for the upcoming school year. Our goal is to have the PreK-8 building completed and open for the 2022 school year; that date might seem far in the future but I can assure you that there is a tremendous amount of work to be done to meet that goal. Please enter the school property from the roadway off Sunset, drive past the track and follow the road to the back of SMS to the loading dock area to receive your food. Lykins was chosen to be the new treasurer for Shelby City Schools during a special school board meeting Monday evening. Also, as I mentioned in a previous post, certain teachers and buildings may tweak things just a bit…so if you are a parent of a Shelby student, please watch for announcements and updates from your child’s building principal. Spotlight . endobj Sincerely, Now, Joris Ray leads Shelby County Schools. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me directly at (419) 342-3520. 0000008076 00000 n <> The cost to the Shelby City Schools district will be $19,274,020 over 30 years. Personnel A motion by _____, and seconded by _____ to approve the Superintendent’s recommendations for the following items: 6.1. The deadline for parents of Madison City School students to pick a learning option for the second semester is fast approaching. Finally, as I have said many times before and what I will continue to trumpet…I want to thank our entire staff, parents and community for their tremendous support, patience and cooperation throughout this extremely challenging time. Approving an MOU between Shelby City Schools and the Shelby Education Association regarding supplemental contracts for swimming coaches. Ashland University. 41 0 obj That week’s food distribution will take place on Tuesday, May 26th, again from 10:00-12:00. Events See All Events . 0000007749 00000 n “I’m excited for our kids, and our staff members and the community,” said Superintendent Tim Tarvin. Fax (419) 347-3586, “If we truly value our children as our greatest. 0000000892 00000 n Mansfield News Journal. %�쏢 SHELBY — As the winter season approached, Shelby City Schools provided an update on the new school that is being built in the community. Shelby Schools Superintendent Tim Tarvin said at the regular school board meeting of Oct. 26 that the project is moving "full steam ahead." >> All around the world the holidays are celebrated with meaningful and ingenious customs. <> 0000055781 00000 n 39 29 Traditions exist everywhere and many of them are very similar. “We talked a little about the fact that the building pad is almost complete,” Superintendent Tim Tarvin said in an interview after the recent Shelby Board of Education meeting where the update was provided. Beth Lykins, the treasurer at Crestview Local Schools, will assume the role at Shelby City Schools on Jan. 1. Shelby City Schools. As I’ve said in other posts and letters, creativity and flexibility are going to be important during this challenging time and we are working diligently to make the end of the year for our seniors special. Assistant Superintendent at Shelby City Schools Shelby, Ohio 107 connections. According to the Governor’s guidance, spectator attendance is capped at 15% of venue capacity for both home and away fans which obviously, makes seating greatly limited. 0000000015 00000 n On each Monday, all food pickup for any students in the District will take place from 10:00-12:00 at the middle school; enough food will be distributed to each family so that each child has breakfast and lunch for five days. Zero. Shelby City Schools Page 3 of 7 5.1. Friday, Superintendent Ed Nichols held a … Superintendent: Tim Tarvin 25 High School Ave Shelby, OH 44875. According to Superintendent Tim Tarvin, Shelby teachers accrue a day and a quarter of sick leave for every month worked, capping out at 15 days per year. From the staff at the Shelby City Schools to all of you have a safe and joyous holiday season. ��;dx�8�ㇸZ麚n�QL���������ZpxT �x�+�� �]�jjI��}U�H�`�蝙�z��#gQlģVZ���m���@n����B��t�4�eh�m��P&�X��NN�������(z������ـ�r���PK �h�C��v�냮� 6�ٴ�v�|*2{�)O��������T���'�IT�H8�H/' y��+��(��r�}B�"����kMH*���m�N��}���[Yx�\��x�8��P:���C�-Sa*��1�T�8ÝB�[��)Ow1���Yd�sp�8J ��L� I am fortunate that I have the opportunity to work with your children, and I am looking forward to the rest of the school year and all we can accomplish. As the school year comes to a close, I want to thank the community of Shelby for the tremendous support and assistance throughout this school year; particularly over the past three months. 40 0 obj 0000007614 00000 n However, please know that our District is working to allow as many people to be present as possible while still complying with the Governor’sorder. We ask for your patience and understanding as we develop a ticketing plan that works best for our students, parents, families and the community. Shelby City Schools making plans for online learning in 2nd semester Students have option of switching to remote or in-person classes. The cost to Shelby taxpayers? Aitken's predecessor, Dr. Bobby G. Webb, was superintendent from January 2002 until 2009. Again, not to be redundant, but our ability to be creative, flexible and innovative will go a long way to our future success. Fax (419) 347-3586, Shelby City School District 0000005759 00000 n Phone (419) 342-3520 SHELBY - Beth Lykins says she's "always up for a challenge." Of course, with Governor DeWine’s recent announcement regarding schools, we have to also begin shifting our focus to the 2020-2021 school year. Meaningful news delivered to you each week Coverage of the key happenings in our city including city hall, education, and more. Assistant Principal, Columbus Public Schools, Columbus, NE 2001-2003 . Athens City Schools superintendent placed on paid administrative leave after FBI raids home Athens City Schools leader gets $15,500 a month while on paid leave during FBI investigation stream 0000008499 00000 n As we make plans for August, I am looking forward to getting our students and staff back together in a safe setting and to have a fantastic 2020-2021 school year. Brett Stanton, the superintendent of Guntersville City Schools, made the announcement earlier this week. We understand that Shelby Whippet pride runs deep and that we will have many more fans wanting to attend our athletic events than our venues allow with the 15% capacity cap. SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — With the start of a school year that promises to be like no other, Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dr. Joris Ray appeared before county commissioners in a … As you know, the Shelby City School District (SCSD) is partnering with the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) to build a new PreK-8 facility; this building will be located directly behind the current middle school. Shelby, Ohio 44875 Teachers will continue to provide learning opportunities for students during this time. 0000005780 00000 n 0000001008 00000 n One local superintendent is deciding to retire after 38 years in public education. I recognize that this is a very difficult time for many of our students, but particularly our class of 2020. As we begin making decisions about what next school year looks like, be assured that we will keep Shelby families and the community as updated and as informed as possible. If a county on the Watch List hits six or more indicators the following week, it will move up to the level PURPLE. District: 419-342-3520. 25 High School Avenue As we near our Christmas break, I want to take a moment to thank the Shelby City Schools’ staff, students, parents and the entire community of Shelby for your support and everything you do to make the Shelby City Schools an excellent school district. In a festive display, folks in more tropical parts of the world adorn their homes with mango leaves and decorate banana trees. We in the Shelby City Schools recognize that your family may be hurting in a variety of ways; if there is anything that our school district can do to help, please let us know. As previously stated, 14 days is still the preferred standard … We appreciate your continued support and understanding. 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As the Shelby City School District begins to make preparations for the 2020-2021 school year, please know that the entire staff is working diligently to ensure that students and staff will be safe, while still providing excellent educational opportunities for all of our students. startxref After seven years at the helm, Shelby-Rising City Public Schools Superintendent Chip Kay is moving on. Of course, we in the Shelby City Schools are saddened by this news, but we also understand that all of us have to collectively continue to do our … %PDF-1.4 See All Posts . Just in case you are not aware, our first semester ends when we leave for Christmas break. This information will be made public soon and it likely could include only two tickets per participating student. 0000057866 00000 n "Most of those numbers have come in … Please understand, we want to keep our schools open. Tim Tarvin Students may return to school sooner than ten days if a negative COVID test or alternate diagnosis is presented in writing from their healthcare provider. Middle School Principal, Columbus Public Schools, Columbus, NE 2003-2013. Interestingly, historians believe that the first record of a decorated tree dates back to 15th century France. 0000001171 00000 n 0000008360 00000 n xref These are the quarantine guidelines we have chosen to implement in the Shelby City Schools at this time. 0000057188 00000 n At this point, Shelby City Schools will remain open, just as we have been since August 24, 2020. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) adds an additional 10 days of leave. In accordance with our COVID-19 Protocol and Guidelines, beginning today, any student sent to the nurse’s office will be assessed on a Level 2 scale because of the risk of high community spread. By enforcing these necessary safety measures, we hope that we are able to remain open. Shelby City Schools. trailer All students in grades 3-11 will be taking the Ohio State Assessments online. So as you and your family celebrate the holidays and all of your wonderful traditions, whether it’s decorating the Christmas tree together or simply enjoying the company of loved ones, keep in mind that traditions, no matter how simple or how extravagant, are the ties that bind. A $16 million expansion in 2017 putting all students under one roof in Shelby with a new elementary and students activities wing. However, the District is currently working on the possibility of livestreaming many of our athletic competitions so that our entire Shelby community can continue to safely view our Whippets in action; we will be sharing additional information about this opportunity soon. Ray has worked in the school system for more than 20 years, beginning his career at Kirby Middle School. Counties meeting six or more indicators in a given week, but fewer than six in the previous week, are placed on the Watch List. GOALS FOR 2019-2020. Richland County has met 6 of the 7 indicators established by the Ohio Public Health Advisory System. Recently, the SCSD hired Garmann Miller from Minster, Ohio to be the architect and Adena Corporation from Mansfield to be the construction manager on the project. endobj 0000056765 00000 n On March 8, 2011, residents voted to disband the city school district, effectively merging it with the Shelby County School District. Superintendent’s Report Tim Tarvin 6.1. Memphis City Schools (MCS) was the school district operating public schools in the city of Memphis, Tennessee and also served some unincorporated areas in Shelby County, Tennessee.It was headquartered in the Francis E. Coe Administration Building. If we are moved to PURPLE, we will move to our Remote Learning Plan, where all students will be online until further notice. Phone (419) 342-3520 endobj 0000005822 00000 n Tim Tarvin You may be aware that Richland County was placed on level RED yesterday. 0000006735 00000 n The Shelby County Schools board chose Joris Ray, a current cabinet member, Whitehaven native and former Kirby Middle teacher, as its interim superintendent Wednesday night. And let me clarify, while it may be challenging to host the traditional year-end activities that our seniors are accustomed to, please know that we are working creatively to make the best of a difficult situation and still celebrate the class of 2020 however we can. Company Website. With such restrictive spectator allowances it will be important that the District prioritize the availability of tickets and to that end, making tickets available to family members of participatingstudents will take precedence. Join to Connect. Again, as mentioned earlier, if you attend a contest you should expect physical distancing seating requirements at all venues and face coverings will be required in order to attend both outdoor and indoor events. See All News . Social Studies Teacher, Columbus Public Schools, Columbus, NE 1980-2001. 0000056375 00000 n If our school personnel determines to send a student home due to assessed symptoms such as sore throat, cough, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, chills, fatigue, muscle aches, and/or abdominal pain, the student must stay home for ten (10) calendar days. Please, complete only one survey per household. Of course, we in the Shelby City Schools are saddened by this news, but we also understand that all of us have to collectively continue to do our part to keep our students, neighbors and loved ones safe. 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