Middle School and High School Parents - As the end of the year approaches it is important that students and parents know and understand the rules for the semester exams that will be given on Wednesday, May 17 and Thursday, May 18, 2017. Semester exams are very challenging, and can be a stressful part of a student’s academic life. We encourage you to help your child to prepare for these tests by providing adequate rest, study time, and nourishment during these testing days. Click here to view the rules and procedures for exam days.
The Grove Girls’ Basketball Team is conducting a youth basketball camp. Fundamentals such as dribbling, passing, and shooting will be taught. Playing the game in a team setting will also be emphasized. Competitions may include: Hot-Shot, Free Throw, “PIG”, Knock-Out, Around the World, 1 on 1 Challenge. WHO: The camp is for any girl interested in basketball that is CURRENTLY IN grades 1-7. Coach Schroeder with the help of Varsity players will be running the camp from 5/30-6/1. The session for grades 1-3 will be from 9-10:30 in the Junior High Gym, grades 4 & 5 will be from 10:45-12:30 in the Junior High Gym and the session for grades 6 & 7 will be from 12:45-2:30 in the High School Gym.
COST: $30 per camper (Make checks payable to Columbus Grove Girls’ Basketball). Every player will receive a t-shirt. Registration is due by May 5th. Click here to download the registration form.
CGHS Coaches will be hosting a summer camp for boys grades 3-8 involving Track, Basketball, & Football. The camp will be held May 23rd, 24th, and 25th from 9:00am-12:00pm each day. The advanced registration cost is $40 for one child, $60 for more than one. Registration at the door will be $50 for one child and $70 for more than one child. Click here for more information and to register.
The CG Band Boosters are now taking orders for the 55th edition of the Community Birthday Calendar. You can place your order with any band member, or use the order form to mail your order. The Band Boosters would like to thank the Community and Businesses for helping to continue this successful fundraiser.
A benefit recently added to our Microsoft software school agreement provides all CG students with FREE copies of Microsoft Office 2016 for Windows, Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac, and Office for mobile devices to use at home. For information on how to sign in and obtain the software, click here.
The Columbus Alumni Association and Columbus Grove Schools have partnered to start a brick paver project on the east side of the new school building. Click here to see drawings of this project. This project will allow Columbus Grove community members and alumni to purchase a personalized brick to be placed in this area to honor individuals or significant events in Columbus Grove Local Schools' storied history. Bricks are on sale for just $50 for a 4" by 8" brick. Click here for an order form. These bricks will make a perfect gift to commemorate a CG alumnus, faculty member, student accomplishment, or historical event in our district's history!
Grove Chiropractic (212 W Sycamore) will be offering athletic physicals at a cost of $10 for any student planning to participate in school sports next year. Junior High physicals will be held Tues., May 2 starting at 3:00 p.m., and high school physicals Tues, May 9 at 3:00 p.m. Please use this physical form, noting that it must be signed by a parent before examination. There are also physical forms on table outside of high school office.
Columbus Grove Local School is accepting applications for substitute bus drivers. This position has the potential of becoming a full-time bus driver in the future, if the applicant is interested. Substitute bus drivers are contacted to drive extracurricular and field trips and occasionally drive a regular morning or afternoon route. Certification requires the completion of attending a pre-service class, a written and driving test, CDL license, a medical physical exam, drug test, BMV check of driving record, and a background check. Cost for training will be reimbursed by the district for any individuals who serve as a substitute bus driver for Columbus Grove Local Schools. If you are interested in becoming a bus driver for Columbus Grove School, please contact the Superintendent’s Office at 659-2639 for further information.