District News

SCS to Utilize Final Forms Online Registration Final Forms Logo

Sidney City Schools will utilize Final Forms online registration for the 2019-2020 school year. Online registration through Final Forms is mandatory for parents or guardians to complete prior to the first day of school. Schedules and teacher/classroom assignments will be withheld until online registration is complete. 

SHS Students Earn Black Achievers Scholarship Black Achievers Scholarship Winners - 2019

May 24, 2019 – Sidney High School's Merzades Jelks received the James P. Humphrey Scholarship in the amount of $1,100 and Olivia White received the Elder Claudie Johnson Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 during the senior awards program at Sidney High School on May 16. These scholarships were named in honor of James P. Humphrey, Sidney's first African-American mayor, and Elder Claudie Johnson, a charter member of the Black Achievers. Scholarships were also awarded to Josiah Hudgins, Amaya Matlock, and Ratez Roberts. 

Olding Named Teacher of the Year Sara Olding Named Teacher of the Year by SEA

The Sidney Education Association held their awards dinner on May 7, 2019, in conjunction with Teacher Appreciation Week. The evening, filled with laughter and tears, celebrated various teachers for accomplishments and achievements throughout the year, as well as those who from the community who have positively impacted the education of Sidney City Schools students.

Members honored Sara Olding, English teacher at Sidney High School, as Teacher of the Year. Olding was nominated by her colleagues, Nicole Collaruso, and Allexis and Christian Taylor.


PTO Organizational Meeting

Sidney City Schools PTO groups will be holding an organizational meeting on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at 5:30PM in the Northwood Elementary music room.


As a result of the Sidney City Schools district reconfiguration beginning in the 2019-2020 school year, the PTO structure is changing from four individual elementary school PTOs to a single Little Jackets PTO with parent liaisons to represent each of the preschool through fourth-grade schools, to include Whittier Early Childhood Center, Emerson and Longfellow Primary Schools, and Northwood Intermediate School.


Preschool Registration for 2019-2020 School Year Now Open SCS Preschool Logo

Sidney City Schools is proud to begin to offer preschool to children ages 3-5. Preschool registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.  

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.