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Blog Entries - March 2022

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Upcoming Athletic Boosters Events

Posted on: March 31, 2022

Get involved with the Middletown Athletic Boosters! These two events are a great way to meet new people and support our Middie athletes!


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District Hiring Event

Posted on: March 30, 2022

Rise Up. Be the Reason. Work in the Middletown City School District When: April 13, 2022 from 6-7 PM Where: Middletown Middle School | 551 N Breiel Blvd. Who: We will be hiring for all positions Teachers Support Staff Bus Drivers Food

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ESSER Series Part 3: ESSER III Commitments

Posted on: March 29, 2022

ESSER by the Numbers: Middletown City Schools received approximately $3 million in ESSER I, $12 million in ESSER II, and $26 million in ESSER III.

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Summer Bridge Invitation

Posted on: March 29, 2022

Summer Bridge Invitation for Incoming Kindergarten Students Dear Parents: We appreciate your interest in our Summer Bridge Reading Readiness Program, funded by the Middletown Community Foundation and Middletown City School District, and carried out by

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ESSER Series Part 2: ESSER III

Posted on: March 24, 2022

Middletown City School District received approximately $26 million in ESSER III funds to address the pandemic’s negative impact on students. The district has strategically worked to address a number of key areas in the package.

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ESSER Series Part #1: What is ESSER?

Posted on: March 21, 2022

The purpose of ESSER funds is to provide schools with resources necessary to maintain district operations and appropriately respond to and mitigate the impacts of the Covid-19 Pandemic on student academic progress and socio-emotional wellbeing. Middletown City Schools received approximately $3 million in ESSER I, $12 million in ESSER II, and $26 million in ESSER III.

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ICYMI National Group Visits Our Schools

Posted on: March 18, 2022

Journal-News writer Michael Clark and photographer Nick Graham put together an informative and visual article on the recent Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools spring convening in our district and neighboring Lakota Local Schools. Nick Graham visited Amanda Elementary and documented educational leaders from across the country learning about (and playing with) our Lu Interactive Playground. 

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Get to Know Our Elementary Counselors: Part 7

Posted on: March 7, 2022

Get to Know Our Elementary Counselors! Did you know this school year we were able to hire elementary counselors for every elementary school? In the past, our counselors were shared between school. Thanks to ESSER I and II, we allocated funding to provide

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Covid Update #7

Posted on: March 1, 2022

Last Friday, February 25, the CDC lifted the masking requirements on public school transportation. In alignment with this update, all Middletown City School District students and Petermann Bus staff are no longer required to wear masks when

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