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Mask mandate lifted

Dear Parent, Beginning Wednesday, March 2, face masks will no longer be required in the Lima City Schools, at school events or on district transportation.  Families, of course, can continue to wear masks if they choose.  This decision comes after much thought and at the recommendation of our Director of Nursing and the Allen County […]

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DECA wows again, many headed to state contest

Lima Senior High School Business/Marketing Education and Audio Engineering students competed and saw great results at the Ohio DECA District 3 Career Development Conference this week. Nearly 25 teams/individuals have advanced to the state competition March 11 and 12. Below are the Lima Senior results. The top three in each advance to state. Financial Consulting […]

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The Spartan Ride ready to hit the road; scheduled at schools next week

The Lima City Schools today unveiled its newest community engagement initiative, The Spartan Ride – an old school bus transformed into a mini-learning center and community resource. With the tagline, “Engaging Our Community at Every Stop,” The Spartan Ride will bring learning, resources and much more to families throughout the city. The bus, decked out […]

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West coming to community with new PIECE program

West Middle School will kick off a new community engagement program, PIECE (Parent Involvement Engagement Community Exchange) Night from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, at Meat City, 801 E. Kibby St. The goal of each monthly PIECE Night is to help establish effective communication to ensure both the school and community are responsive […]

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LCS participating in Attorney General’s Do the Write Thing program

Students from across Ohio are being encouraged to share their experiences with violence and develop solutions to protect other kids in their communities as part of a collaboration with Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and the Do the Write Thing program. Yost is expanding the second year of the writing program beginning with middle-school students […]

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Students’ songs inspired by pandemic, accompanied by Lima Symphony

The Lima Symphony Orchestra recently completed a project almost two years in the making – Project Noteworthy. This educational project, which stemmed from a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts awarded to the orchestra in 2020, culminated in performances of original songs written and performed by Lima City School students and accompanied by the […]

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“Every Day – On Time” brings focus on school attendance

Every Day. On Time. School Today. Success Tomorrow. This is the message the Lima City Schools will push out to students and parents throughout the school year in an effort to improve attendance and ultimately student success. The “Every Day. On Time” mantra can be seen around the school district and community, with television commercials, […]

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DECA kicks off year, install officers

Lima Senior High School’s DECA program will inducted new members and installed this year’s officers at its recent annual breakfast. Lima Senior’s DECA program now includes students in Marketing, Audio Engineering and Graphics programs. The school has a strong DECA tradition, with students doing a number of projects and competing at the national/international level each […]

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Meet Us at the Bus Stop

Lima City Schools’ officials will catch a school bus and come out to meet and take questions from community members throughout the district starting next week. Four stops are planned for the district’s “Meet us at the Bus Stop” event. Students, parents and residents are invited to come out to the bus and talk with […]

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Come Join Us in the Parade

The Lima City Schools will again have a large group in the city’s Labor Day Parade Monday, Sept. 6. The district invites students, families and other supporters to walk in the parade with the Lima City Schools group. Lineup will begin at 9:15 a.m. in front of St. Gerard School on Main Street. The parade […]