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Aug. 6: Virtual Community Forum to discuss back-to-school, 6:00 p.m. via Zoom | All district buildings are closed; the BOE is open for summer hours, 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Enroll now for Fall! | Aug. 7: Deadline to enroll for at-home learning for the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year

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Community Forum Meeting

KINDERGARTEN SCREENING INFORMATION

Re-Opening Plans 2020-2021 (Updated 7/3/2020 with state guidance)

UH School Restart Playbook

RE-OPENING PLANS Q & A – Please take a moment to read through the plans carefully. We have done our best to answer as many questions as we could at this point. Not all details are finalized currently and we appreciate your patience as we continue to work through the challenges. Please also note that this is a working document and the plans could change depending on mandates, recommendations, and the current pandemic situation.  The deadline to enroll in at-home learning has also been extended to August 7. Thank you!

ENROLL FOR AT HOME LEARNING: We are asking families who wish to have their child participate in remote learning in lieu of coming into the buildings during the 2020-2021 school year to sign up for the program by Monday, August 10, 2020. This decision will be for the first semester only and remain in effect for the entire first semester. Remote learning classes will be taught by Cardinal teachers during regular school hours, attendance will be taken, students will be expected to sign in during their class time. Additional information will be forthcoming once plans are finalized following the sign up period. Thank you for your continued patience as we all work to provide the safest environment possible for our Huskies!  |  ENROLL in REMOTE LEARNING


Governor Mike DeWine announces schools can reopen in the fall with precautions. Guidelines include assessing for symptoms, hand washing, sanitation and deep cleaning, social distancing, face coverings: mandatory for staff, strongly recommended for students in grades 3-12.  |  STATE GUIDELINES


DISTRICT WITHDRAWALS: Families who need to withdraw their students from the district may now submit their withdrawal form electronically. Please submit one form per student. Please note, if verification of enrollment into the new school is not received within 10 SCHOOL DAYS, the district is required to notify the Bureau of Motor Vehicles and the Geauga County Juvenile Judge. (Ohio Revised Code 3321.13(B)). To withdraw, select the building of attendance:  JESCMS |CHS


Sign up now for 2020-21 Sports/Activities:  Sports/Activities Registration |  2020-21 P2P Fees (approved 6/10/20)


HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS:  Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2020 Hall of Fame class. Please complete one of the appropriate applications by June 8, 2020.  |  Athletic Hall of Fame  |  Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame


PANDEMIC ELECTRONIC BENEFITS TRANSFER (P-EBT) UPDATE: Ohio has been approved to operate Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT). Administered by the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services, the P-EBT program provides additional monetary assistance to households with children eligible for free or reduced-price meals dealing with school closures.  | FLYER


CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

REFUND INFORMATION  |  SUMMER LUNCH PROGRAM   |   Student Work Permit Information  |  COVID Information and Tips  |  Previous Updates


ENROLL IN THE IMAGINATION LIBRARY: State officials are teaming up with the Dolly Parton Imagination Library to provide every child from birth up to age five a new book each month.  |  DETAILS  |    ENROLL


CENSUS WORKERS NEEDED: Earn up to $17.00/hour by becoming a Census Taker! (Must be 18 years of age or older to apply.)  |  DETAILS


SUBSTITUTES NEEDED: The District is looking to hire non-teaching substitutes for all positions (cafeteria cook & cashier, custodial, maintenance, paraprofessional, secretarial, transportation aides & drivers.) Apply at the BOE.  | DETAILS


HUSKIE PANTRY: Help us fill our Huskie Pantry! Donation bins are available in all school offices and the BOE. Bins will also be out at all school-sponsored events.  |  HUSKIE PANTRY


CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: Doe v. Ohio Department of Education Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement


CARDINAL CCP: Discover more about our College Credit Plus (CCP) classes being taught right here at Cardinal High School by Cardinal teachers! Thanks to our advanced communications students for putting this together!  |  WATCH!


AWARD WINNERS:  Congratulations to JES, CMS and CHS – Gold, Silver, and Bronze PBIS Award Winners for the 2018-19 school year! The district as a whole was also recognized as one of just five in the region to implement PBIS across all buildings!


FAMILY PASS: Purchase your Huskie Pride Family Pass today!  |  BUY NOW


CHS BRONZE RANKING: Cardinal High School has earned a National Ranking of Bronze from the U.S. News & World Report in the Best High Schools rankings.  | READ MORE  |  RANKING


RUMOR HAS IT: We all know how quickly rumors can spread and grow – have you heard something about the Cardinal Local School District that you’d like more information about? Share it with us!  |  READ MORE


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**CHS REMAINS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.**

NEW! FRESHMAN ORIENTATION: Join Dr. Perkins on Tuesday, August 11 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom to hear more about the upcoming year and what incoming 9th graders can expect!  |  Meeting Link   |  Meeting ID: 892 9431 0093  |  Passcode: Qg4TPy


SCHEDULES POSTED: Schedules for the 2020-2021 school year are now available in IC. Please email Mrs. DeRamo at jill.deramo@cardinalschools.org with any questions or submit a change form to make a class change request. Mrs. DeRamo is off for the summer, but checks emails periodically. She will return the week of August 10 – please email her to schedule an appointment to meet that week if you need to discuss your schedule.  |  COURSE CHANGE FORM


STUDENT WITHDRAWALS: Families who need to withdraw their student from school, may now submit their form electronically. Verification of enrollment into the new school must be provided within 10 SCHOOL DAYS.  |  WITHDRAW FROM CHS


 

2019-2020 Yearbook Information


HUSKIE PANTRY: Help us fill our Huskie Pantry! Donation bins are available in all school offices and the BOE. Bins will also be out at all school-sponsored events.  |  HUSKIE PANTRY

IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION: All immunization records were due by Friday, September 20, 2019. 7th grade students must have a TDAP and meningococcal vaccination and 12th graders must have a second meningococcal booster. The Geauga County Health Department offers clinics in Middlefield and surrounding areas for those who may need it.  | Immunization Summary


CARDINAL CCP: Discover more about our College Credit Plus (CCP) classes being taught right here at Cardinal High School by Cardinal teachers! Thanks to our advanced communications students for putting this together!  |  WATCH!


FINAL FORMS: The district is now partnering with FinalForms, an online forms and data management service, for our athletic/activity participation information.   |  DETAILS


FAMILY PASS: Purchase your Huskie Pride Family Pass today!  |  BUY NOW


RUMOR HAS IT: We all know how quickly rumors can spread and grow – have you heard something about the Cardinal Local School District that you’d like more information about? Share it with us!  |  READ MORE


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2017-18, 18-19 PBIS Bronze Award

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2ND SEMESTER AWARDS

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**CMS REMAINS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.**

STUDENT WITHDRAWALS: Families who need to withdraw their student from school, may now submit their form electronically. Verification of enrollment into the new school must be provided within 10 SCHOOL DAYS.  |  WITHDRAW FROM CMS


YEARBOOKS: Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the printing of our yearbooks was delayed. It is our understanding the factory has started printing again, however, it may still be 7-8 weeks before we see our yearbooks. We will continue to keep families updated when they arrive! Thanks for your patience!


SEMESTER AWARDSCongratulations to all of our scholars who were recognized for academic, athletic, and Huskie Pride achievements in the first semester!  |   AWARD WINNERS


HUSKIE PANTRY: Help us fill our Huskie Pantry! Donation bins are available in all school offices and the BOE. Bins will also be out at all school-sponsored events.  |  HUSKIE PANTRY


IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION: All immunization records were due by Friday, September 20, 2019. 7th grade students must have a TDAP and meningococcal vaccination and 12th graders must have a second meningococcal booster. The Geauga County Health Department offers clinics in Middlefield and surrounding areas for those who may need it.  | Immunization Summary


FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM:  Cardinal Local Schools knows that a healthy meal helps fuel students for better learning opportunities.  Applications for Free/Reduced meals may be completed at any time throughout the school year.  A new application is required every year.  Please direct your application request to the CMS office at 440/632-0261 ext. 4001  Mrs. Tally Hostetler.

Income Eligibility Guidelines 2019-2020


FINAL FORMS: The district is now partnering with FinalForms, an online forms and data management service, for our athletic/activity participation information.   |  DETAILS


Parents’ Guide to Student Success:  5th Grade  |  6th Grade  |  7th Grade  |  8th Grade


PBIS AWARD WINNER: Cardinal Middle School has received a Silver Award from the state for its positive behavior implementation during the 2018-19 school year!


STUDENT FEES:  Student fees can be paid online through your IC Parent Portal account. Don’t have an account? Click here to sign up!


Infinite Campus: Mobile App District Code – LBTSFC

2016-17 PBIS Bronze Award

2017-18, 18-19  PBIS Silver Award

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KINDERGARTEN SCREENING INFORMATION

**JES WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

STUDENT WITHDRAWALS: Families who need to withdraw their student from school, may now submit their form electronically. Verification of enrollment into the new school must be provided within 10 SCHOOL DAYS.  |  WITHDRAW FROM JES


ENROLL IN THE IMAGINATION LIBRARY: State officials are teaming up with the Dolly Parton Imagination Library to provide every child from birth up to age five a new book each month.  |  DETAILS  |    ENROLL


ACADEMIC RALLIES: Congratulations to our third and fourth grade scholars who were recognized for academic and classroom achievements in the second quarter!  |  3rd Grade  |  4th Grade


HUSKIE PANTRY: Help us fill our Huskie Pantry! Donation bins are available in all school offices and the BOE. Bins will also be out at all school-sponsored events.  |  HUSKIE PANTRY


IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION: All immunization records were due by Friday, September 20, 2019.  The Geauga County Health Department offers clinics in Middlefield and surrounding areas for those who may need it.  | Immunization Summary


PBIS AWARD WINNERS: Jordak Elementary has received a Gold award from the state for positive behavior interventions during the 2018-19 school year!


JES CAFE RECEIVES STATE RECOGNITION:  JES Cafe named “the place to be” by the Ohio Department of Education Office of Child Nutrition!  |  READ MORE!


RUMOR HAS IT: We all know how quickly rumors can spread and grow – have you heard something about the Cardinal Local School District that you’d like more information about? Share it with us!  |  READ MORE


“Reading ‘Round the Clock” videos: Reading can happen anytime, anywhere! You and your children can explore the joy of reading together with this series of “Reading ‘Round the Clock” videos that give easy tips for working reading practice into everyday activities! The videos give great tips on keeping your family reading and preparing your children for Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee. Click the links to view the videos!   Reading on the Go  |  Reading for a Purpose  |  Reading on the Screen


Giant Eagle Apple for the Students: Click here to learn how to join the program and support our schools!


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Parent Portal:  All families need to sign up for an Infinite Campus Parent Portal account.  Interim and quarterly report cards will be posted here and not sent home.

 

2016-17 PBIS Bronze Award

2016-17 PBIS Silver Award

2017-18, 19-20 PBIS Gold Award

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