Lexington Junior High student Maggie S. will be competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC May 29 and 30, 2018. Maggie’s group will be on stage from 2:30pm to 3:50pm on Tuesday, May 28 and from 2:00pm ...

Girls Track 2018 District Champions

Preschool and Kindergarten Western Games

Eastern students and staff creating a color wheel design on the playground to celebrate Youth Fine Arts Month.

Lexington Junior High Academic Challenge team received first place out of 34 schools in the May 15 competition at MOESC.

Lexington High School students took part in the Daylight Prom at Clear Fork High School. The theme of the Prom was Superheroes.

Western third grade students participated in Lexington’s Arbor Day event.

Lexington High School had 11 Student-Athletes attend the Richland Source Student-Athlete of the Year Breakfast sponsored by Richland Bank.

The Lexington Minutemen Varsity Baseball Team captured an outright OCC Championship last night versus Mansfield Senior 11-1. The Minutemen improved to 15-2 and begin Sectional play at home Friday night versus the winner of ...

Lexington senior Daphnee H. and Intervention Specialist Jeanna Godby(left) and Fourth Grader Gavin B. and Intervention Specialist Amy Gerhardt(right) were awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award for students and ...

Lexington senior Abigail A. was awarded the Rotary McGowan Courage Award on May 8th. She joined 8 other students from Richland County who were nominated by their school who have demonstrated courage, tenacity, and ...

Congratulations to the teacher team of Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Kmetz, Mrs. Smith, Mrs. Pritchard, and Mrs. Coffman for being awarded the Franklin B Walter Outstanding Educator Team Award 2018.

Autumn P., a Senior from Lexington High School, earned The Carmean Award presented by the Pioneer Career and Technology Center. Autumn excelled in Pioneer’s Dental Assisting program.

One boy and one girl were nominated quarterly from each classroom to be on the Fourth Grade Leadership Team at Central. Students met weekly to plan leadership activities to serve our school and community. Students helped ...

Mrs. Goodall's students from Central visit the Environmental Classroom.

Buddy Reading outside at Western.

High School Student-Athletes spent their morning reading to Western students for Right to Read week.

Junior High students giving demonstration speeches for English class.

Juliana H. reads to Western Kindergarten students during Right to Read Week.

Ellie N. reads to Western Kindergarten students during Right to Read Week.

Students from Western collaborating on Art projects with residents at the Lexington Court Care Center.

Eastern students assisted 'People Helping People' in Downtown Mansfield.

Mrs. Betscher’s PM Kindergarten class at Western learning about the letter U by making unicorns.

Lexington High School students will be participating in the Ohio YMCA Youth & Government Program at the Columbus Statehouse. The students will be with History teachers Mr. Kathrein and Mrs. Rice and will ...

Some Eastern, JH and HS students, Eastern staff and community members volunteered to spruce up the restrooms at Eastern Elementary with paintings and inspirational sayings. Great idea. Looks awesome and we've heard very ...

Western students visiting their pen pals at Lex Care. Great experience for the students and the senior citizens.

Lexington students and staff wearing BLUE during Child Abuse Prevention month.

Lexington students and staff wearing BLUE during Child Abuse Prevention month.

Junior High “Reality Store” for 8th graders to learn how to budget a month's pay with a month's worth of expenses. The Reality Store is possible thanks to parent volunteers as well as volunteers and donations from ...

Little Miss Lexington, Valerie D. poses in front of surgical caps she created to help those in need at Golisano Children's Hospital in Rochester, New York. With help from the community, she was able to make 330 ...

Maggie Will Compete in Scripps National Spelling Bee
Maggie Will Compete in Scripps National Spelling Bee
Girls Track District Champions
Girls Track District Champions
Western Games
Western Games
Eastern Color Wheel
Eastern Color Wheel
Junior High Academic Challenge Earns First Place
Junior High Academic Challenge Earns First Place
Daylight Prom
Daylight Prom
Lexington Arbor Day
Lexington Arbor Day
Student-Athlete of the Year Breakfast
Student-Athlete of the Year Breakfast
2018 Varsity Baseball OCC Champions
2018 Varsity Baseball OCC Champions
Outstanding Achievement Award
Outstanding Achievement Award
Rotary McGowan Courage Award
Rotary McGowan Courage Award
2018 Outstanding Educator Team Award
2018 Outstanding Educator Team Award
Autumn P. Wins The Carmean Award
Autumn P. Wins The Carmean Award
Central Fourth Grade Leadership Team
Central Fourth Grade Leadership Team
Environmental Classroom
Environmental Classroom
Buddy Reading
Buddy Reading
Student Athletes Right to Read Week
Student Athletes Right to Read Week
Junior High Demonstration Speeches
Junior High Demonstration Speeches
Right to Read Week
Right to Read Week
Right to Read Week
Right to Read Week
Lexington Court Art Projects
Lexington Court Art Projects
Eastern Students Assisted People Helping People
Eastern Students Assisted People Helping People
Kindergarten Learns About Letters
Kindergarten Learns About Letters
Government Program at Ohio Statehouse
Government Program at Ohio Statehouse
Eastern Restroom Project
Eastern Restroom Project
Western Students Visiting Lex Care
Western Students Visiting Lex Care
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Junior High Reality Store
Junior High Reality Store
Little Miss Lexington Creates Surgical Caps for Children's Hospital
Little Miss Lexington Creates Surgical Caps for Children's Hospital

Eastern Elementary is CLOSED today, May 22nd, 2018 due to power outage and the uncertainty of when American Electric Power will be able to restore power to the buiilding.

Central Elementary is in need of a part time, long term substitute teacher for September - December 2018. Candidates need to be certified to teach elementary art. Contact Kathy Weidig at 419-884-1308 or the Board of Education office at 419-884-2132, if interested.

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Congratulations Central Elementary for being selected as a 2018 Purple Star School. This week we were informed that the Ohio Department of Education has recognized them for “outstanding commitment to serving military students and families!”

Click here for the letter from Paolo DeMaria, Superintendent of Public Instruction

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Finance Planning Committee Meeting
May 22, 2018 - 6:30pm
High School Library

Due to a number of conflicts associated with the May 14th meeting date, the Facilities Finance Committee meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, May 22nd at 6:30pm in the High School Library. The Finance Planning Committee meeting will be held to further discuss and determine the best available financing options for recommendation to the Board.

K12Alerts

Lexington Schools has updated to a new text and email alert service. The K12Alerts Portal link to sign up/make changes can be found under "Parents & Students" and clicking on "Text and Email Alerts" or by clicking here. If you were previously signed up for district-wide messages, you will still receive those alerts as usual. If you only wish to receive district-wide alerts, you do not need to do anything. If you wish to receive individual school specific alerts as well, those will need to be signed up for again. For existing users, enter your phone number or email address as the username and a password of changeme by default. After signing in, you can change your contact information as well as change the password to one of your choice. Click the "Click here to continue" button at the bottom of the contact information page and select the schools you wish to receive alerts from on the following page. Click "Add" and then "Click to continue" to confirm your selections.

Text and Email Messaging can be used for a variety of reasons such as:
Snow day notifications, school closings or delays
Emergency alerts (school lockdowns)
Alerting parents for delayed school buses
Alerting parents for local dangers

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CONGRATULATIONS TO LEXINGTON HIGH SCHOOL students, staff and administrators for being recognized by the Ohio Department of Education as one of the first annual All A Award winners for receiving A's on every measure of school performance for 2014-2015.

Click here to read the letter from Thomas Gunlock, President of the State Board of Education

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 Lexington Local Schools earned an “Excellent” rating on the most recent report card issued by the Ohio department of Education. This marks the 11th consecutive year of an “Excellent” rating. This type of continued achievement is only possible through the dedication and commitment of school and community.

Over the past several years, Lexington has continued to improve its scores on the performance indicators from the state used to determine the report card rating.  These achievements are a reflection of our teachers’ expertise and their commitment to maximizing each student’s academic growth.  They reflect the hard work, focus of our students and parents, and their dedication.

 

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"The Lexington Local Schools, through a partnership with our children's families and our community, will provide the BEST possible curricular and co-curricular opportunities to challenge all students to reach their highest potential, to enjoy learning and to make positive contributions within their homes and communities."

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