Schools

Big Walnut Mask Requirement Begins Monday

25 Sep , 2021  

By 1808Delaware

At its regular meeting on September 16, the Big Walnut Local Schools Board of Education voted to implement a mask requirement for all students.

As a follow up, Superintendent Angie Hamberg shared the following message via the District’s website:

As you know, face coverings are required on all school buses due to a Federal order.  Additionally, due to continued impact on attendance from Covid-19, our Board of Education voted at last Thursday’s meeting to implement a K-6 school mask mandate for students.  This mandate is for indoors only, and it is in effect until one of the following criteria is met: More…

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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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Schools

Big Walnut Schools Share COVID-19 Update

5 Mar , 2020  

The following letter summarizes Big Walnut Schools’ efforts to safeguard kids and families in light of the COVID-19  virus, and was sent to parents and guardians.

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Schools

BWC Approves $6.6 Million for School Safety, Security; Local Schools Benefit

13 Oct , 2019  

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has approved $6.6 million in grants since July 1 to improve school safety and security across Ohio.

Two of those grants have gone to Delaware County schools. More…

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Schools

Name That School!

8 Feb , 2019  

Big Walnut Local Schools is turning to the community to help in its choice of a name for the district’s newest elementary school.

The new facility was approved by voters in November of 2017 and will sit in close proximity to the new Big Walnut High School on a total of 103 acres. The price tag for the elementary building is $17 million, and it is set to enroll its first class in the 2020-2021 school year. More…

Schools

Class Of 2032 Registration To Open At Big Walnut

20 Jan , 2019  

Yes, you heard that correctly. Kindergarten registration for the Class of 2032 begins for Big Walnut Local Schools on February 19 at 8 AM.

Detailed student enrollment requirements can be found here. This includes a list of required documents which must be provided to secure registered status for your child. More…

Life in Delaware County

Walk And Boo

5 Oct , 2018  

This Sunday, you can walk and boo at the same time. In fact, it’s highly encouraged.

The 2018 BOOathon 2, 3, or 5 K Walk in costume takes place beginning at the shelter building behind General Rosecrans Elemetery, 301 South Miller Drive in Sunbury. Sponsored by Big Walnut Friends Who Share, the walk will take place from 1 until 4 PM. More…

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