District News

Election Day Letter From Superintendent Scott Gates
Ross Local Schools Hall of Fame to Induct Twelve as the Class of 2019

The Ross Local Schools Hall of Fame completed a very successful inaugural year in 2018. The Hall of Fame comprises four branches; Academic, Athletic, Fine Arts, and Community. We are very pleased and honored to present the next class of inductees as the Ross Local Schools Class of 2019.

Induction weekend begins Friday, January 18, with the inductees being introduced at halftime of the home varsity basketball game against Harrison. The induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at the Courtyard by Marriott Hamilton. Ticket information will be available on the Ross Local Schools Hall of Fame website found on the Ross Local School District website.

2018-2019 District Report Card Presentation

In September, the Ohio Department of Education released district and building report cards.  These report cards are designed to give parents and communities information about the performance of districts and schools. This video presentation provides information about the Ross Local School District report card.  For additional information about Ohio school and district report cards, please visit the Ohio Department of Education's website at https://reportcard.education.ohio.gov/.

ODE Releases New School Report Card for 2018-19 Report Card Graphic

Above is a graphical representation highlighting some of the Ross Local School District's accomplishments on the newly released school report card. 

ROSS CENTRAL TRAIN CLUBS WELCOME ROSS SCHOOLS TO AN OPEN HOUSE

Take some time to tour the model train clubs in Ross

Ross Local Schools Hall of Fame extends nomination timeline

There's still time to nominate a deserving Ross Ram

RHS/Butler Tech Students win World Cup!

JEE Foods Traveled from Ross Township to South Africa for 2018 SAGE World Cup

Ross Local School District chooses Elda Elementary Principal

Mrs. Quana Curtis will serve as Principal on an interim basis for the 2018-2019 school year.

July 16, 2018 School Board Meeting Update

The Ross Local School District Board of Education votes on two tax levy resolutions.

Ross Board of Education Special Board Meeting Scheduled for July 19, 2018 at 8:00

Ross Board to address Butler County Safety Levy Opt-Out

Ross Local Schools to add facebook page

You will be able to follow the Ross Local Schools on Facebook

Ross Teletown Hall Meeting-Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Tonight's Town Hall Meeting is not at RHS at 7:00

Rally for Ross Town Hall Meeting Update

Review the questions and answers from Town Hall number 3 held on June 13, 2018.

Ross Local Schools partner with Ross Twp. Police for two school resource officers for the 18-19 school year

Ross Local Schools add an SRO for the 18-19 school year

Rally for Ross Town Hall Meeting Number Three

Please make plans to attend this informational session on the future of Ross Local Schools.

Ross staff take first aid to a new level

Saving lives took another angle on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 for staff members in the Ross Local School District.

Community Engagement Town Hall Recap

In case you missed the Town Hall, here are questions that were posed and the answers.

Functional Safety Exercise: Attention RHS Parents and Students

Dear RHS parents and students,

The state of Ohio mandates all school districts to complete an exercise cycle of our Emergency Operations Plans every three years.  This year Ross is tasked with completing a functional exercise. Also called an operations-based exercise, it means you actually go out and do a drill or practice. The focus is to see how policies and procedures work in a realistic, but still simulated setting. In functional exercises, the practice includes changes in the situation that management must respond to and adjust. Our functional exercise will revolve around the reunification of students to parents after an incident...

Upcoming Community Town Hall Meetings

Let's Rally for Ross.  We want to hear from you!

Rally for Ross Teletown Hall Meeting Information

Teletown Hall meeting scheduled for May 16, 2018 beginning at 6:55 p.m.

Let's Rally For Ross

We need to hear your voice!

Ross Local School District new website to go live May 2, 2018

We are  pleased to announce the launch of the new Ross Local School District website on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The updated site is still located at  www.rossrams.com... (Click the title to read more.)

Say “thanks!” to our school board members during School Board Recognition Month

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Graduation 2018 Video Information

Graduation is coming up on May 23rd and you can watch it live on Waycross Community Media.  You can also purchase your own personal DVD copy of the ceremony from Waycross.

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day at the Ross Twp. Police Dept.

On Saturday, April 28, 2018 community members can drop off unused, unwanted or expired prescription medications at the Ross Township Police Department for safe disposal. Medications can be dropped off from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

Winter weather will be here soon. Here’s what you need to know! calendar

It looks like the cold and winter weather is just around the corner. Decision making around instruction and budgets are critical to all, but when weather conditions impact our classrooms....

Student Chromebook Update

For an update on the usage and recommended guidelines for student chromebooks please see the letter below. This letter will be sent home with students in grades 5-12 today (February 6) and was emailed to parents through Final Forms this afternoon. 

Ross High School Students Inducted into National Spanish Honor Society National Spanish Honor Society inductees

On Wednesday, April 4th, at 6:30pm, 8 new members were inducted into the Santiago Calatrava Chapter of the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica (National Spanish Honor Society) at Ross High School. These students have completed a minimum of three units of study of Spanish language and culture, and have expressed an interest in continuing the study and use of the language in the future.