Burlington Stores Presents $10,000 to Willard PK-8

Burlington Stores Inc., through its partnership with, is donating $10,000 to Warren City School District’s Willard PK-8 School in celebration of its new store at Howland Commons.

Representatives from Burlington Stores presented the check to Willard Principal Michelle Chiaro during an assembly on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the school at 2020 Willard Ave. SE, Warren.

A representative from contacted school administrators and helped secure the donation, which will provide instructional supplies for each teacher’s classroom.

“On behalf of the Warren City School District, I would like to thank Burlington and for adopting our entire school,” Chiaro said. “Our teachers at Willard PK-8 look forward to using the funds to enhance learning in our school and in their classrooms. We are thankful to Burlington and for their support of our students and the educational mission at Willard.”

Burlington, in partnership with, makes a donation to a local school in each grand opening market to celebrate the new store location. The Burlington store at Howland Commons, Niles Cortland Road SE, Howland, is scheduled to open Wednesday, March 21.

Any Given Child Press Conference

Please join us Tuesday, April 10, 2018, as we celebrate the achievements of our students and provide an update on the Any Given Child initiative in Warren — a partnership among Warren City Schools, local businesses, artists, arts and cultural organizations and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at 10 a.m.
Lincoln PK-8 School, 2253 Atlantic St. NE, Warren, OH
RSVP with Jill Merolla at or 330-841-2321 Ext. 7220

Event parking will be available behind the school

Preschool Registration

It’s time! Time to sign up your future Raider for Preschool.

Registration date, locations, and times are as follows:

Tuesday, March 13 Willard PK-8, 2pm-6:00pm
Thursday, March 15, McGuffey PK-8, 2pm-6:00pm
Tuesday, March 20, Jefferson PK-8, 2pm-6:00pm
Tuesday, March 27, Lincoln PK-8, 2pm-6:00pm

Warren City Schools’ preschools are Literacy Based, and offer Outstanding Programs, AM and PM Classes, and Transportation.

Preschool Registration Flyer

Warren City Schools Treasurer Search

The Warren City School District located in Trumbull County, Ohio has opened a search for a Treasurer/CFO due to the December 31, 2018 retirement of the current Treasurer. Please see the attached search brochure and job description for further details. All questions and application materials are to be directed to the dedicated email address listed below:

  WCSD Treasurer Search (683.7 KiB, 124 hits)

  WCSD Treasurer Job Description (408.7 KiB, 138 hits)

Congratulations Tavish and Eric!

The Warren G. Harding H.S. Band would like to congratulate seniors Tavish Burd and Eric Thompson who performed in the Ohio Music Education Association’s All-State groups this past weekend in Columbus!

To be selected, students must submit an audition recording in May of the preceding year.  Their auditions are evaluated and ranked against musicians from the entire state regardless of school size or demographic.  The top musicians earn their spots based on these auditions.
Tavish was selected as the fourth chair trombonist in the All-State Concert band, and Eric was chosen to be the guitarist for the All-State Jazz Band.  Both participated in severals days of rehearsals that culminated in concerts this weekend.  Each also received a medal to commemorate their performance.  
Congratulations Tavish and Eric!
Tavish Burd - OMEA All-State Concert Band Eric Thompson - OMEA All-State Jazz Band Tavish Burd Band Award Eric thompson Band Award

Kindergarten Registration

It’s time! Time to sign up your future Raider for Kindergarten and Jump Start.

Registration date, locations, and times are as follows:

February 13th, Willard PK-8, 2pm-6pm
February 15th, McGuffey PK-8, 2pm-6pm
February 27th, Lincoln PK-8, 2pm-6pm
March 1st, Jefferson PK-8, 2pm-8pm

Don’t forget to bring the following with you:

  • The child that you’re registering
  • Birth Certificate
  • Current Immunization Record
  • Social Security Card
  • Parent’s/Guardian’s Photo I.D.
  • Custody Papers (if applicable)
  • Current Proof of Residency in the Warren City School District (Only one required):
    • Utility bill (with top and bottom portion intact) – electric, gas, water (where the service and billing address are the same)
    • Signed lease/rental agreement with contact information for the landlord
    • Monthly mortgage statement in the parent’s name for the given address
    • Aide to Dependent Children (ADC) or Social Security (SSI) benefit letter (current within 2 weeks)
    • Home or auto insurance information for the given address in the parent’s name
    • Work or other income check stubs in the parent’s name with the given address
    • Other records as required by section 3313.64 for other custody or residency situations

18-19 Registration Flyer Color

Community Open Swim

Sundays starting January 14th and through May 6th, Warren G. Harding High School is opening up it’s pool for community open swimming.

Lessons and adult swim go from 2pm -2:30pm
For swimming lessons, call Ed at (330) 372-6647 to get signed up.
Open swim is from 2:20pm – 5pm

Students: $3.00
Adults: $5.00
Family: $7.00

Community Swim Flyer. For information, read the community open swim article.

Learn to Swim with the Red Cross

The American Red Cross and Warren City Schools has teamed up to offer swim lesson for children Pre-school aged and up.
Four sessions are scheduled:
March 26th – April 25th (Mondays & Wednesdays)
March 27th – April 26th (Tuesdays & Thursdays)
April 30th – May 23rd (Mondays & Wednesdays)
May 1st – May 24th (Tuesdays & Thursdays)

Registration opens on March 1st. Save $15 by signing up before March 16th for Sessions 1 & 2 and before April 20th for Sessions 3 & 4. You may register in person in the Bookroom at Warren G. Harding High School’s main office, 860 Elm rd. NE, Warren, OH 44483 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am and from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Monday thru Friday.

Download the Flyer and Registration Form here:

  Learn to Swim Flyer (319.1 KiB, 140 hits)

  Learn to Swim Registration Form (755.9 KiB, 133 hits)

Basketball Game Moved

Warren G. Harding Vs. Cardinal Mooney:  January 11, 2018,  JV @ 5:30 with Varsity to follow.

WGH Boys’ JV and Varsity basketball games against Cardinal Mooney have been moved from Friday, January 12 to Thursday, January 11.  The Junior Varsity Game will begin at 5:30PM and the Varsity game will follow.

Special Education Annual Meeting

The Warren City Schools Special Education department is inviting the general public to its annual meeting on February 13th at 4:00-5:00 at the Board of Education located at 105 High Street, Warren. The purpose of this meeting is to inform parents and individuals with disabilities on how the district plans on spending it’s Special Education funds. There will be an opportunity for public comment.