Schools, Sunbury

Take A Video Tour Of A Really Big Big Walnut

19 Feb , 2021  

By 1808Delaware

This week, Big Walnut Local Schools shared a video which takes viewers on a trip through the inside of the new Big Walnut High School, under construction on land off of Kintner Avenue in Sunbury.

The building is adjacent to the new Prairie Run Elementary, which is now up and running. Both projects were made possible by voter approval of a bond issue in November 2017. At the time, the projected cost of the new high school facility was set at $87 million.

The new Big Walnut High School will occupy 325,000 square feet of space and will relieve overcrowding at the District’s current building. More…

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Big Walnut Softball Coach Resigns

18 Jun , 2020  

On Tuesday, Brian Shelton, Athletics Director at Big Walnut High School, was informed that Softball head coach Jeff Hatfield is stepping down from that position.

In a press release, Shelton shared:

“…Coach Hatfield had just completed his 13th season as head coach and this spring he had a very good group of players returning. Coach Hatfield was looking forward to this past season until COVID-19 ended their season abruptly. More…


Life in Delaware County

Spend Some Alone Time Together On Valentine’s Day

11 Feb , 2020  

How’s this for a great idea? The Big Walnut High School Leo Club is presenting an opportunity for local parents to enjoy “Free Childcare on Valentine’s Day!

While you two go out, you can drop off your kids at Big Walnut High School to play games, make valentines, and even watch A Charlie Brown Valentines with the great members of the BWHS Leo Club. More…


Life in Delaware County

American History On Stage At Big Walnut

23 Jan , 2020  

600 years of history in 6000 seconds … history will never be the same as the Big Walnut High School Theatre Department presents “The Complete History of America: Abridged.”

“From Washington to Watergate, yea verily from the Bering Straits to Baghdad, from New World to New World Order – The Complete History of America Abridged is a ninety-minute rollercoaster ride through the glorious quagmire that is American history.”–Broadway Play Publishing Inc. More…

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