District News

SMS Announces Honor Roll for 2nd Nine Weeks

Sidney Middle School has released its honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2019-2020 school year.

Congressman Highlights 2020 Hall of Honor Selections

January 22, 2020 - Four new inductees were elected to the Sidney City Schools Hall of Honor this week and will be enshrined on Friday evening April 17, 2020 at Sidney High School with a 6pm gymnasium reception preceding the 7pm auditorium induction, marking the debut of a new format. The public is invited to attend both components of this 27th annual event. The Hall will have 135 members with these additions.

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.

District to Offer Shuttle Bus from Northwood to Primary Schools School Bus

In an effort to help out parents picking up siblings at more than one school, the district will now be offering an afternoon-only shuttle bus service from Northwood Intermediate to Emerson and Longfellow Primary. Service will begin Monday, November 4. Students taking advantage of the shuttle bus can either be picked up at the primary schools or may walk home with their siblings.

**UPDATE** Now open to ANY NORTHWOOD STUDENT going to the primary schools - A PARENT/GUARDIAN MUST COMPLETE THE FORM LINKED IN THE ARTICLE. Your child will not ride until they receive confirmation from the school. Shuttle service to those recently confirmed who do not have a sibling at either primary school will begin Monday, November 11.  



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.