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End of School Day Pick-Up Procedure

End of School Day Pick-Up Procedure  2017-2018 School Year

Parent Anti-Bullying Training Wednesday, September 13th at 6:30 p.m. Auditeria

Parent Anti-Bullying Training Session coming to Antwerp Local School Wednesdsay, September 13, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditeria

Aladdin Junior Musical Aladdin Junior Cast

Antwerp Local School is excited to present the fourth, fifth, and sixth grade musical Aladdin Junior on November 17 and 18, 2017, at 7 p.m. and November 19, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the auditeria. Ticket prices are $8.00 for students and $10.00 for adults. Tickets are available in the high school office now or at the doors the evening of the show. 

Mini-Archer Basketball Mini-Archers Basketball Form

Mini-Archer basketball for both boys and girls in grades 3 through 6 starts after Thanksgiving break. Students should turn in their registration form and money by Tuesday the 21st. However, walk-up registration will be accepted.

New Library Makerspace Stations Marble Run

Students in grades 2 through 5 have been enjoying new library stations, including a marble run, Lego wall, art station, and Snap Circuits. As the school year proceeds, new stations of various robotics will be added as well, and the kindergarten and first graders will begin some basic stations during their library time. This is one way Antwerp Local School District is ensuring that its students are STEAM ready (science, technology, engineering, art, and math).

 

 

Antwerp High School One of Best in State of Ohio

Every year the U.S. News & World Report releases a list of the Best High Schools in the United States. Out of 20,500 public high schools in 50 states, Antwerp High School was listed as 53rd in the state of Ohio and 1,380th in the nation.

https://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools

2016-2017 District Report Card 2017 Ohio School Report Card

The 2016-2017 Antwerp Local School Report Card has been released. Clink on this link to access the district report card. Also, check the Quick Links on the left side of the district webpage for a link to the "Guide to the 2017 Ohio School Report Card." 

Small Town, Small School, Big Heart T-Shirt Sales T-Shirt Order Form

Show your Antwerp pride by purchasing a "Small Town, Small School, Big Heart" T-shirt. Orders are due Monday, October 16. This fundraiser supports the yearbook trip to the CSPA convention in New York in March.

Middle School Spelling Bee Winners Middle School Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to eighth grader Gaige on winning the Antwerp Middle School Spelling Bee on Friday, December 15. He won the bee by spelling the words callous and dexterity correctly. Eighth grader Kelsie was the runner-up. Gaige will represent Antwerp Middle School at the Paulding County Spelling Bee on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Antwerp Local School auditeria. In the case he cannot attend, Kelsie will represent the school.

Grease to Take the Stage Sandy and Ensemble

Antwerp Local School is proud to announce that Grease will soon take the stage. Show times are March 9 & 10 at 7 p.m. and March 11 at 2 p.m. Tickets are now on sale in the high school office. You won't want to miss junior Ashton Barnhouse as Dannie and senior Kortney Smith as Sandy!

Elementary Morning Choice Implementation Marble Run

Since the middle of last school year, first and second graders at Antwerp Elementary School have enjoyed and benefited from the implementation of Morning Choice. At the beginning of each school day, the first and second graders can go to a classroom of their choice to participate in various stations, including word games, LEGOs, art, dance, and hands-on manipulatives. The latest addition to the Morning Choice stations is a large marble run. 

Antwerp Local School Finishes Broadcast Studio New Broadcast Studio

Antwerp Local School recently completed a high-tech, professional broadcast studio, where students produce live broadcasts that air to the entire school district and community every school day. 

 

Antwerp High School "America's Best High Schools" America's Best High Schools
Antwerp Elementary Spelling Bee Winners Elementary Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to fifth grader Jessica on winning the Antwerp Elementary School Spelling Bee on Thursday, December 14. She won the bee by spelling the words diagram and grocery correctly. Fifth grader Ally was the runner-up. Jessica will represent Antwerp Elementary School at the Paulding County Spelling Bee on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Antwerp Local School auditeria. In the case she cannot attend, Ally will represent the school.

Antwerp Local Schools - Sound System Upgrades - Notice to Bidders
Antwerp Local School's ARCHER ADVANTAGE Vision Marque Archer Advantage Marque
Antwerp Preschool Recognized as a Quality Learning and Development Program Five-Star Staff

In recognition of a commitment to quality and an ongoing dedication to the learning and development of children, Antwerp Local School has received a Five-Star Step Up To Quality Award from the state of Ohio.

Step Up To Quality is Ohio's rating system for learning and development programs. Participating programs can earn a one to five star rating.

Disc Golf Donation to Physical Education Department Disc Golf Donations

The Antwerp Local School physical education department recently received donations of about $1,000 worth of disc golf merchandise. The Fort Wayne Disc Golf Club donated two portable baskets, and players from around the Fort Wayne area donated over 100 discs. Disc golf is the fastest growing sport in the world. Participants throw a plastic disc into a series of metal baskets; the object of the game is to complete the course using the fewest possible throws. Physical Education Teacher Mr. Josh Hoeppner's ultimate goal is to create a 9 hole course on school grounds for student and community use.

Native Prairie Garden Documentary

This year our school saw a lot of changes to its campus, one being the completion of the native prairie garden beside the school. This documentary credits everyone involved with its creation and answers any questions you might have about this conservation effort.

Military Appreciation and Booster Nights

The January 19th home varsity girls' basketball game against Hicksville will be Military Appreciation Night. All veterans will be admitted free of charge. Students are encouraged to wear red, white, and blue. It will also be Antwerp Athletic Booster Night, meaning all students will be admitted into the game for free.

The Antwerp Athletic Booster Night for the varsity boys will be January 26th. All students will be admitted into the home game against Tinora free of charge that night.

Solar Array Statistics

Solar Array Statistics

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New Hydroponic Unit in Cafeteria Hydroponic Leafy Greens Harvest

The Antwerp Local School cafeteria now has a hydroponic unit used to grow leafy vegetables. Tom Blake, owner of EnTrust, the company who funded Antwerp Local's new solar array, donated the hydroponic prototype to the school. The company is in the process of building a permanent metal structure that will replace the current prototype. In the meantime, the cafeteria staff is getting used to using the hydroponic unit to grow its leafy vegetables for the salad bar.

Operation Round Up Funds Physical Education Bicycle Set Josh Hoeppner

Recently the Paulding Putnam Electrical Co-Op awarded Mr. Josh Hoeppner $750 to purchase bicycles to build a classroom set for physical education. Antwerp Local School would like to thank the Co-Op and those who donate to Operation Round Up; the school has benefited tremendously over the years from this program.

Antwerp Conservation Club Donation Antwerp Conservation Club Donation

The Antwerp Conservation Club recently donated $3,176 to Antwerp Local School to purchase new equipment for its archery classes. The Club received a grant from ODNR-Division of Wildlife and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services. The grant funds several different projects for the Club, including the donation to Antwerp Local School. 

Recycling Poster Contest Winners Recycling Poster Contest Winners

Congratulations to fourth graders Brianna and Amelia on winning the annual recycling poster contest. Brianna won first place at Antwerp Elementary School and earned $25 for her artwork. Amelia was one of four county winners who will get her artwork on a billboard. You can see her sign on the billboard on 424 just east of town starting December 10th. Amelia won $50 for her creativity. 

Antwerp Senior Wins Art Competition Amelia's Artwork

Ohio 82nd House District Rep. Riedel of Defiance has announced that Amelia Miller is the winner of the 2018 Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition. Amelia's work is on display at the Ohio Statehouse. The exhibition there showcases high school artwork from all 99 Ohio House districts.

"Flip of the Switch" Solar Array Grand Opening Solar Array Panel

On Friday, October 27, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., Antwerp Local School, in partnership with EnTrust, Inc., held a “Flip of the Switch” celebration for its grand opening of its 4.62 acre solar array. The event had been rescheduled from Monday, October 23, 2017, due to rain.

Antwerp Broadcast & Yearbook Students Fare Well at Journalism Contest Chloe Saul Superior Photo

Ball State’s annual J-Day contests are a way for high schools students to get valuable recognition for their journalism work. This year, more than 500 entries were submitted into the newspaper, yearbook, online and broadcast journalism categories. Some of those 500 entries were from our own broadcast and yearbook students, who fared very well. 

 

2017-2018 Yearbook Order Forms 2017-2018 Yearbook Order Form

 

 

General Assembly of the State of Ohio Recognition Certificate from the General Assembly of the State of Ohio

The General Assembly of the State of Ohio recently recognized Antwerp Local High School for its silver medal ranking on the U.S. News & World Report list of the Best High Schools in the country in 2017. The school was ranked 85th in Ohio and 1,743rd in the nation.

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