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SHS Drama Club Presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND SHS Drama Club Presents Alice In Wonderland - Mad Hatter, Alice and Rabbit

Sidney High School Drama Club invites you to come along as Alice plunges down the rabbit hole and becomes involved in that madcap and deliciously satiric series of adventures immortalized by Lewis Carroll. November 15 -17 at Sidney High School and November 22-24 at The Historic Sidney Theatre. Tickets available NOW! $8 for students, $10 for adults. The cast will be hosting a ticketed Mad Hatter Tea Party before the November 23 show. 

SHS Academia Wins Shelby County Competition 12 Years in a Row SHS Academia 2019-2020

Sidney High School Academia has been named, for the 12th year in a row, the Shelby County Champions. Having gone undefeated in the Shelby County league for all of the matches the past twelve years, SHS also won the post-season competition. The group is gearing up for Miami Valley League action on December 17. SHS is 156-15-1 against GWOC/MVL opponents since 2010 and is 83-0-1 against current MVL opponents since 2010. 

SHS Academia members include seniors Conner Nuss, Jay Sherman, Ben Spangler, Blake Steenrod, Whitney Petty, Lovisa Wormbs, and Nobel Zhou. Junior members include Cody Carr and Hunter Croft. Sophomore members are Sarah Bell, Ava Westfall, and Carter Nuss.

Paperless Grade Cards Grade Cards - Gone Paperless

We reached the end of the first grading period on Friday, October 25! As a reminder, Sidney City Schools will not be sending out printed grade cards. All families have the ability to log in and check grades in real-time at any point through PowerSchool on the web and the PowerSchool app.

OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal at SHS Ohio Means Jobs Readiness Seal Logo & Diploma.

In 2018, the Ohio Department of Education introduced a new initiative to recognize high school students who show they are prepared to contribute to the workplace and their community. The OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal is a formal designation that students can earn on their high school diplomas and transcripts indicating they have the personal strengths, strong work ethic, and the professional experience that businesses need. 


Sidney High School Career-Based Intervention instructor, Mary Ellen Buechter, is proud to announce the Scott Family McDonald's and Sgt. Coey of the US Army will be co-sponsoring the OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal program for Sidney High School students and will be serving as mentors.  

SHS' Nobel Zhou Named National Merit Commended Student Nobel Zhou stand with former Orchestra Director Janet Fu.

Sidney High School Principal Denny Morrison is pleased to announce that Nobel Zhou has been named a Commended Student in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior. 

SCS Receives “Expanding Opportunities For Each Child” Grant Workforce Partnership Logo

August 19, 2019 – Sidney City School District has received a $700,000 grant from the Ohio Department of Education for “Expanding Opportunities for Each Child.” The proposal, set for the next three years, is designed to expand access to and enrollment in construction and manufacturing coursework for students through the development of career pathways, while aligning with Sidney’s continuous improvement plans.

Bridge Construction Traffic Pattern Fair Road Bridge Construction Traffic Map - 2019

February 21, 2019 - Beginning in March, construction is going to take place on the Fair Road bridge by Sidney Middle School. In anticipation of the eventual closing of lanes in the area, District administration has worked closely with the Shelby County Engineer's office to develop a modified traffic flow pattern for both Sidney Middle School and Sidney High School to alleviate congestion in this area and on our school campus for the safety of our students. Please follow the modified traffic plan during the time of construction, which is anticipated to be complete by November 2019.