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Our students learned a lot about fire safety and how to be prepared in school and at home! Thank you to everyone who helped make our Trick or Treat for Turkeys Fundraiser a huge success this year! Our 2nd graders put on a delightful Harvest program for families and our PTO provided a delicious Thanksgiving lunch! Thank you to everyone who attended our "Dinner at Our House" Family Night! Our McKinley staff put together a wonderful Harvest lunch for our students! Our Kindergartners enjoyed dressing up as turkeys and eating a delicious Thanksgiving lunch! Thank you veterans for your dedication and service to our country. Millcreek Metro Parks Farm taught our 3rd grade students about harvesting and the very first Thanksgiving! Seventh & Eighth grade students enjoyed a slime making experiment in class! Spanish 3 students put on Skeleton Puppet Shows in celebration of Day of the Dead! Our Spanish students celebrated Day of the Dead! Thank you to Catherine Bosley for speaking with our students about the importance of social media awareness. Congratulations to our newly elected 5th grade Student Senate! We have Trojan Spirit everyday, but especially during Spirit Week! Our kindergarten classes enjoyed their apple orchard tour on a field trip to White House Fruit Farm. Thank you so much to our All Star Alumni George Clark, Christopher Clemens, Destinee Green, Emma Holodnak and Zane Twaddle for sharing their stories with our students! Two groups of McKinley students attended the first Skilled Trades Expo held at the Canfield Fairgrounds. Our students did an awesome job with their summer reading logs and enjoyed our picnic celebration! The high school marching band had an awesome performance at the Canfield Fair this year! Our Cheerleaders did an awesome job representing Sebring in the Canfield Fair Cheerleading Demonstration! Alex Sheen, Founder of Because I Said I Would, spoke with McKinley students about his inspirational journey and how the concept of promise cards came to be. Our elementary students are ready to learn and looking forward to the 2019-2020 school year! Our students are ready to discover their story this school year, as part of our McKinley school theme - What's Your Story? Sebring McKinley Junior High School offers robotics. Sebring McKinley has a talented and passionate staff, who are dedicated to the students they teach. Sebring Local Schools are 1 to 1 in technology, meaning each student has his/her own Chromebook. Students in Mrs. Walsh's kindergarten class eat their breakfast and work on a project. Positive messages can be seen throughout the walls inside both school buildings. Sebring Administration Building BL Miller School Entrance McKinley Main Entrance

Mission Statement

Mission

To open the door to each Child’s Future

Purpose

In pursuit of our mission, we provide a high quality education to prepare students to graduate college and career ready.

Values

We ensure that all children achieve their highest potential by providing and fostering educational opportunities in a caring and safe environment.  Our school community delivers a challenging, innovative, and progressive education.  We empower our students to acquire and develop knowledge, skills, and talents while guiding them as they explore their unique abilities.   We are passionate about academic excellence, committed to fostering positive citizenship, and dedicated to inspiring all students to succeed in school and life.

Our school district, which is the heart of our community, will work in partnership with students, teachers, families, civic, governmental, social and religious organizations and businesses to equip our students with academic, technological, and social skills.  We create an environment where families feel welcome and share responsibility in the development of their children's educational success. 

Core Competencies

·         Providing an exemplary instructional experience

·         Utilization of a variety of appropriate methodologies and resources

·         Recognition and accommodation of student differences

·         Challenging students to problem solve and think critically

·         Addressing social and emotional growth

We Believe That:

  • Each student is unique and has individual worth.
  • Each student is capable of learning and progressing.
  • Learning is enhanced when education becomes meaningful.
  • Education is a shared responsibility of the individual, family, school, and community.
  • Optimal learning takes place in a climate of love, caring, respect, trust, and acceptance.

·         Each student will experience and contribute to a safe and secure learning environment.

  • A safe environment is best achieved when school, home, and community work together.
  • Individual integrity, tolerance, and respect for others contribute to a better society.
  • Each student will become a responsible member of our global society.

Adopted May 15, 2013

Revised and adopted November 17, 2014

Sebring Local Schools  |  510 North 14th Street  |  Sebring, OH 44672
Phone:(330) 938-6165  |  Fax:(330) 938-4701