The BIG Shake is a soft-skills event for 4th and 5th graders that teaches kids how to best present themselves by looking people in the eye, being kind, engaging in polite conversation, and shaking people's hands. There is a six-round competition over the course of several weeks whereby students are judged on their competency in these areas. The goal of Bigelow Hill is to lift as many students up as possible and provide experiences that they might not have otherwise. One student becomes the final winner.
29th Annual Golden Apple Award
The Findlay Noon Rotary Club is seeking nominations for the 29th Annual Golden Apple Award, recognizing teaching professionals in Hancock County.
February 2019/March, 2019
As we enter the dreary remnants of winter with full anticipation for spring, this has certainly been a challenging January due to extreme weather. It's hard to believe that January is over and we are moving into testing time for the students in grades 3-8. I continue to be impressed in the classroom and out of the classroom with our staff and students during these school cancellations...continue reading
Click Here to see the Findlay City School's Educator of the Week! Congratulations!
Book - Did You Know...A collection of anecdotes of FHS & more
Roger Powell, FHS Alumni Director, has written a book entitled, "Did You Know...a collection of anecdotes of FHS & more". It's 75 pages packed with all kinds of information dating back to the 1800's, lots of stats, black & white and color photos. The cost is $12 + $3 shipping. Proceeds benefit the Findlay High School Alumni Scholarship Fund.
Make check out to Findlay City Schools. Mail to Roger Powell, FHS Alumni Director, Findlay High School, 1200 Broad Ave., Findlay, Ohio 45840.
If you would like it autographed, make note of that and the person you want it written with his autograph.
Recent legislation strengthened the Third Grade Reading Guarantee to give greater emphasis to reading instruction and intervention in the early grades. Through this initiative, school districts and community schools will diagnose reading deficiencies in students at grades kindergarten through three, create individualized reading improvement and monitoring plans and provide intensive reading interventions. The new law also includes additional requirements for school districts and community schools. (Source: Ohio Department of Education)
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Findlay City Schools
Educating and empowering for life.
Findlay City Schools is located in the heart of Hancock County and is an excellent public school system. Serving a growing cultural and economically diverse population the Findlay City Schools encompasses approximately 37 square miles. Presently, the district is...continue reading....
District Boundaries/School Boundaries & Routes
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