Maskin S, a senior at Lexington HS, was selected as a Franklin B. Walter Distinguished Scholar recipient for 2019-2020. Pictured at the awards banquet, prior to the closing of schools, is Kevin Young, Lexington HS Principal, Pam Conover, Maskin's impact teacher; ...

Eastern Elementary students recently had a virtual Fine Arts show which included Visual and Performing Arts. Here are pictures of some of the students and staff who participated in the Fine Arts show. Everyone had a great time showcasing their talents. Way to go Eastern!

Addy W. organized a donation drive at our Junior High prior to school being closed. She was able to coordinate with the Domestic Violence Shelter in Mansfield and thanks to all the generous donations from the students and staff at the Junior High, she delivered 25 book ...

In February, some of our Eastern Elementary 6th grade students competed in a math league competition for the first time. We just received the scores and our Eastern team earned 5th place in the region which includes schools from all of the following counties: Hancock, ...

Scott O. recently competed in the Division I OHSAA State bowling tournament. Scott becomes the first bowler in the history of the Lex bowling program to be a two time State qualifier. This year Scott was also the Ohio Cardinal Conference Bowler of the Year and the OHSAA ...

Congratulations to the Lexington High School Symphony Orchestra for receiving straight 1s at the Ohio Music Education Association State Orchestra Adjudication!

Richland Newhope hosted its inaugural bowling event to kick off Developmental Disability Awareness Month. Students from our Junior High and High School participated in this event along with students from throughout the area. (One of our teams even winning 1st place!)

Congratulations to Eastern students Mia D. and Lily T. for having their artwork selected for the Young People's Art Exhibition in Columbus. Congratulations Mia and Lily!

Central Elementary fourth graders recently provided an appreciation breakfast for school support staff and local service providers. The students invited the School Transportation, Maintenance and Technology Departments and the various Village of Lexington Departments and ...

Lexington Girls’ and Boys’ swim teams qualify 16 to the State Swim meet (12 swimmers and 4 divers). Congratulations and Good Luck!

A Robotics Club was started at the Junior High last school year. Recently our 8th grade Robotics Team entered their first competition ever and finished second in paired rounds, won the Excellence Award based on their combined score for all three parts of the competition, ...

Lexington Boys' Varsity Swim team earned the 2020 District Championship recently at Bowling Green State University. Congratulations! On to State...

AP Biology students toured Charles River Laboratories in Ashland. Students learned about career opportunities in the Biotech industry.

The Lady Lex Girls’ Varsity Basketball team beat Mt. Vernon in their last regular season game and in doing so, earned the 2019-2020 outright Ohio Cardinal Conference Girls’ Basketball league championship! CONGRATULATIONS Ladies!

Lexington Senior, Gabriella M. received 2 Gold Keys in the Regional Judging of The National Scholastic Art competition for her jewelry creations. Her pieces will now go to the National Judging competition. Congratulations and Good Luck Gabriella!

Western Elementary recently celebrated World Read Aloud Day by taking time for teachers and staff to read aloud to the students.

“Greenhouse Effect”, created by senior Zoe S., is a gold key and scholarship winning piece in the National Scholastic Art competition. Inspired by climate change, Zoe created a raincoat made from shower curtains and paper flowers. Each flower was hand-made and placed ...

Our Lex Junior High Academic Challenge team placed 2nd in a recent MOESC Academic Challenge competition. Team members from left to right: Oden B., Jacob H., Kennedy L., Grant M., Wyatt M., Darcie R.

The Junior High and Eastern Mathcounts teams competed in the Regional Mathcounts competition at Ashland University. Teams from all over the Akron and Canton Regions competed. Our Junior High team took 2nd place at regionals! The team consisted of Noah E., Drayton B., Owan ...

Congratulations to Mikinzi P. (French Horn) for qualifying and performing with the Ohio All-State Band at the Ohio Music Educators Association Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio!

Congratulations to High School students Daniel D. (Cello) and Scott O. (Bass) for qualifying and performing with the Ohio All State Orchestra in Cincinnati, Ohio!

A group of Lexington students recently attended a luncheon at the Ashland University Ashbrook Center. Governor Mike DeWine was the guest of honor. The students had a chance to meet the Governor after receiving a special award from the Governor for their advancement of ...

Our Eastern Elementary 5th grade Academic Challenge team competed recently in the MOESC Academic Challenge Competition. The competition included 28 teams from Crawford, Richland and Ashland Counties. Our Eastern team took 1st place out of those 28 teams competing! ...

Junior High Math 8 students recently concluded their study of transformations, dilations, scale, and scale factor. Some students chose to make a scale model of a famous structure. Students were required to make their model to a matching scale.

Lex HS band students Andrew R., Mikinzi P., and Daniel D. auditioned for and were chosen to participate in the Ohio State University Honors Band. They had the distinct honor to perform with this prestigious group recently. There were 206 high school students chosen to be ...

Congratulations to the Eastern and Junior High students who participated in the 2020 Richland County Spelling Bee. 6th grader, Addie S. earned First Place and will advance to the Tri-County Spelling Bee in February. Drayton B. and Natalie H. placed in the top 12 ...

The Eastern Elementary sixth grade academic challenge team competed in an online competition in December. Eastern's team placed fifth in the nation! They beat the reigning National Champions from last year to take first place in the state of Ohio. Wow! What an awesome ...

6th Grader Gavin proudly shows off the purchase he made using funds he earned selling a calendar that he illustrated himself. His calendar is awesome and he discovered others thought so and wanted to buy a copy. What started as a cute gift for his mom turned into a hit ...

The Ashbrook Center held a national competition for high school students. Each entry had to be a 3-5 page essay accompanied by a three minute video. Junior Joanna H. (pictured to the left) won the competition with an essay critiquing the imbalanced reporting of social ...

Ariana H. and Mr. Z play a game of "Pie in the Face" at the Western Elementary Winter Wonderland...Mr. Z lost :) What a great victory smile!

Franklin B. Walter Distinguished Scholar
Franklin B. Walter Distinguished Scholar
Eastern Virtual Fine Arts Show
Eastern Virtual Fine Arts Show
Addy W Organized Donation Drive
Addy W Organized Donation Drive
Eastern Math League Competition
Eastern Math League Competition
Scott O Finishes Great Bowling Career
Scott O Finishes Great Bowling Career
Symphony Orchestra Receives Straight 1s
Symphony Orchestra Receives Straight 1s
Richland Newhope Bowling Event
Richland Newhope Bowling Event
Eastern Students Artwork Selected for Art Exhibition
Eastern Students Artwork Selected for Art Exhibition
Central Appreciation Breakfast
Central Appreciation Breakfast
Lexington Swimmers Qualify for State
Lexington Swimmers Qualify for State
Junior High Robotics Club
Junior High Robotics Club
Boys Varsity Swim Team District Champions
Boys Varsity Swim Team District Champions
Students Visit Charles River Laboratories
Students Visit Charles River Laboratories
Girls Basketball 19-20 OCC Champions
Girls Basketball 19-20 OCC Champions
Gabriella M. Art Competition
Gabriella M. Art Competition
Western Read Aloud Day
Western Read Aloud Day
Zoe S Greenhouse Effect
Zoe S Greenhouse Effect
JH Academic Challenge Team
JH Academic Challenge Team
Eastern and Junior High MathCounts
Eastern and Junior High MathCounts
Mikinzi P. - All State Band
Mikinzi P. - All State Band
All State Orchestra
All State Orchestra
Ashland Ashbrook Center Luncheon
Ashland Ashbrook Center Luncheon
5th Grade Academic Challenge Team
5th Grade Academic Challenge Team
Math 8 Scale Projects
Math 8 Scale Projects
Students Chosen for Ohio State Honors Band
Students Chosen for Ohio State Honors Band
2020 Richland County Spelling Bee
2020 Richland County Spelling Bee
Sixth Grade Academic Challenge Online Competition
Sixth Grade Academic Challenge Online Competition
Gavin's Illustrated Calendar
Gavin's Illustrated Calendar
Ashbrook Center Essays
Ashbrook Center Essays
Ariana and Mr. Z Play
Ariana and Mr. Z Play "Pie in the Face"

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Western Elementary Welcomes You to the Military Family Resource Page!

We hope you will find the links to the resources helpful. 

We thank you for your service!

Military Discount Guide - https://dealhack.com/blog/military-discounts-guide

The Dealhack Military Discount Guide is the result of a quarterly survey of brands that offer active-duty military and veteran discounts. Every three months, each and every store on this list is independently verified. The list is then conveniently broken down into categories, and can also be saved in PDF form and used as the ultimate reference guide for active military and veteran discounts.

Military One Click - http://militaryoneclick.com/25-programs-non-profits-for-military-kids/

The site provides links to twenty-five programs and non-profits for military kids.

Our Military Kids - http://ourmilitarykids.org/

Our Military Kids, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, supports children, ages 5-12th grade, of deployed National Guard and Reserve service members and children of wounded warriors from all service branches. Grants pay for participation in activities that help children cope with stress and anxiety while their parents are recovering or absent.

OMK Ohio Military Kids - https://ohio4h.org/statewide-programs/ohio-military-kids

Supports the youth of military families throughout the deployment cycle.

Military Child Education Coalition - http://www.militarychild.org/

The Military Child Education Coalition or MCEC is a worldwide non-profit organization whose goal is to serve as a model of positive leadership and advocacy for all military children. Their mission is to ensure inclusive, quality educational experiences and opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition. They provide responsive and relevant support systems and resources such as Students at the Center as well as free professional training and programs such as Student 2 Student and Parent 2 Parent for families in transition.

Boys and Girls Clubs of America - MISSION: YOUTH OUTREACH - https://www.bgca.org/about-us/military

Boys & Girls Clubs of America know that times of national crisis can dramatically disrupt a military family’s life. The MISSION: Youth Outreach partnership supports military youth, ages 6 to 18 who are coping with a deployed parent by creating a positive, supportive network. Through this partnership, children of National Guard, Reserve, and Active Duty families, who do not live near or have access to a military Youth Center, can receive a free membership to their local Boys & Girls Club.

Military One Sourcehttp://www.militaryonesource.mil/

Finding fun activities for your children can teach them life skills without boring them. Learn about military youth programs and summer camps available for your family.

Supporting Ohio's Military Families - http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Family-and-Community-Engagement/Supporting-Ohio-s-Military-Families

Ohio offers a number of programs to assist military families.

National Military Family Association - www.militaryfamily.org

NMFA is the voice of military families because, for 48 years, we have proven that we stand behind service members, their spouses, and their children. Our Association is the “go to” source for Administration Officials, Members of Congress, and key decision makers when they want to understand the issues facing our families.

Military Tutor - https://military.tutor.com/home

Online tutoring and homework help for U.S. military and their families provided 24/7 at no cost by the U.S. Department of Defense and Coast Guard Mutual Assistance.

March 2 Success - www.March2success.com

March 2 Success provides an online study program to help students prepare for standardized tests, improve school work and review materials.

VFW Auxillary National Organization Scholarships - https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/

The VFW Auxiliary is proud to offer scholarships and participate in scholarship contests that promote patriotism, assist students in furthering their education and help students reach their full potential.

 

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