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Front row (left to right):  Jill Stevens (President), Julie Batey
Back row (left to right):  Gary McComas, Amanda Gordon (Vice President), Tim Beck

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Board Meetings

The Wadsworth City School Board of Education 2024 meeting schedule was set at the Wednesday, January 3 organizational meeting.  The Board will meet on the second Monday of each month, as listed below, with the exception of July, which does not include a scheduled meeting; and November, which will be held on the third Monday.  Meetings are held in the James R. McIlvaine Performing Arts Center (625 Broad Street)

Wednesday, January 3

Monday, May 13

Monday, September 9

Monday, February 12       

Monday, June 10

Monday, October 14

Monday, March 11

(no July meeting)

Monday, November 18

Monday, April 8

Monday, August 12      

Monday, December 9

Note:  Board of Education meetings may be viewed on demand at  Select School Board from the drop-down list.  It is also shown in rotation on WCTV, channel 16.


Link to Board of Education Bylaws and Policies

Selecting the link above will direct you to the current Board of Education bylaws and policies. As revisions are made to the policies and guidelines, they are submitted to our policy production company, Neola, for processing.  As Neola processes our revisions, the policies and administrative guidelines are not accurate on our Neola website (link above).  Until the revisions are posted to our Neola website, you can view them by clicking here.


Board of Education Handbook

The Wadsworth City Schools Board of Education has developed a handbook, which you may download here.


Mission Statement

Wadsworth City Schools, in cooperation with families, school personnel, and community, is committed to providing a quality education that will empower students to reach their highest potential while promoting a culture of mutual respect and acceptance of all.


Belief Statements

  • We believe that all students have a right to an education that provides an opportunity to reach their highest potential in an ever-changing global community.
  • We believe that each student's education should lead to responsible citizenship and a productive, meaningful life.
  • We believe that education should be conducted in a safe environment -- mentally, physically, emotionally, and socially.
  • We believe families, school personnel, and the community should accept
    joint responsibility for the educational needs of students.
  • We believe that our schools should provide the best possible resources to meet student needs.

Legislative Contacts

Governor Mike DeWine
Governor's Office
Riffe Center, 30th Floor
77 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43215-6108
Phone: General Info: (614) 466-3555 
Contact the Governor's office online.

Senator Mark Romanchuk
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square
Ground Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Telephone: (614) 466-7505
Contact Senator Romanchuk using this link.

Representative Sharon Ray
77 S. High St, 13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 466-8140
Fax: (614) 719-3969
Email Representative Ray using this link.