A message to High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/rq0c for an update on COVID testing.
A message to Middle School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/rq0d for an update on COVID testing.
A message to Middle School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/roaf for an update on COVID testing.
A message to High School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/roag for an update on COVID testing.
A message to High School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/rm2h for an update on COVID testing.
The April 2021 edition of our Wellness Newsletter "The Dietitian's Desk" is now available on our website here: https://5il.co/rlt3.
"Boys and Girls Virtual Basketball Banquet (Date, Times, Login Information)" https://docs.google.com/document/d/1JrQzS6zk7qScz2RZlyK8XOc3nL56Dyp0zWWAaGyJE7A/edit?usp=sharing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/rk2y for an update from Dr. Oldenburg regarding our revised reopening plan.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/rf3r for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding the most recent NYS guidance.
The Tonawanda City School District's Spring 2021 newsletter is now available to view on the website! You can find it here: https://5il.co/r4s3
Please click on the link below to an announcement from Mr. Morton about the upcoming home football game for Thursday, April 1st @ 7:00pm. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-vpmS4opkw4Tqoj5w5JMpyPtMKc4XWnfrwhWneDZxpo/edit?usp=sharing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/qzm2 for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding the TONA2020 project as well as district COVID updates.
A message to Middle School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/qzme for a message regarding COVID testing.
A message to Middle School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/qvrq for an update on COVID testing
A message to High School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/qvrp for an update on COVID testing
HS students exploring their options for continuing their studies can visit the Buffalo Business First website for the 2021 Western New York College Fair: https://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/partner-insights/western-new-york-college-fair-2021/2021
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/qs5f for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding changes to CDC guidance.
Parents from the Class of 2021 are selling yard signs for families with a senior this year. If you are interested, please email Dana Maxwell at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Orders are due Monday, 3/15. Thank you.
A message to Middle School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/q41o for an update on COVID testing.
A message to Middle School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/puyz for an update on COVID testing.
A message to High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/puyy for an update on COVID testing.
A message to Middle/High School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/puxp for a letter from Mr. Morton regarding Section VI updates for winter sport spectators at home events.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/prpe-2 for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding COVID updates, as well as information on the TONA2020 project.
HS students interested in scholarships... click on the link below for a list of scholarships along with deadlines. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1eEV8dvG0-Ac13DH2NsPNJkz7LXCv6eMXXg3INcGJMEU/edit#gid=0
SENIORS: If you did not order your caps and gowns for graduation, we are asking that everyone complete their order by Feb. 26 so we can receive our caps and gowns on time. Visit Herff Jones to place your order: https://highschool.herffjones.com/secom/school/NY/Tonawanda%2BHigh%2BSchool/31007095000/4966/home?gradYear=2021
SENIORS: We have the opportunity to bring in a photographer in the spring to take senior portraits in their caps and gowns, but need to gauge the interest of our families first to see if it's worth scheduling. Learn more on our newly created Class of 2021 page, and be sure to bookmark this page for the latest information for seniors. https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tmshs/page/class-of-2021--19
DID YOU KNOW? Monthly wellness newsletters are posted on our website for families to read! Three newsletters are available - Nutrition Nuggets, Teen Food & Fitness and The Dietitian's Desk. You can find them here: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/browse/123416
High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/pfjo for a message regarding COVID testing
HS Parents/Guardians: Marking period 2 grades are now posted and viewable in the parent portal.
Tonight is the premiere of the Drama Club's virtual live production, "Almost, Maine!" You can catch a sneak preview in a news story done by WGRZ-TV here: https://www.wgrz.com/article/entertainment/tonawanda-theatre-department-adapts-to-covid-pandemic-presenting-first-virtual-play-almost-maine/71-a7a4afd5-4b8d-45bf-8300-169f794b8373
HS Parents/Guardians: Please click on the link below to letter outlining an update to after school activities for students. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OFhw6_Knh2E-DAEeD890BsgoUcV9cC4elK0NpSlUc6M/edit?usp=sharing Thank you.
High School families, please visit our website at https://5il.co/p8f1 for a message from Dr. Oldenburg
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/p8g8 for an update from Dr. Oldenburg on the TONA2020 project.
We are seeking talented substitute teachers who want to join a team of ambitious professionals who help all students succeed! Learn more on our website: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/become-a-substitute-teacher-today
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/p18t for an update from Dr. Oldenburg regarding COVID Random Testing
High School & Riverview families, please visit our website at https://5il.co/p18c for an update on COVID testing
Attention seniors! Scholarship applications and information is located in the counseling area of the Tonawanda Secondary School website. Deadlines are updated as scholarship sponsors notify us of new deadlines. Check it out to see what you can apply for!
High School Families: please read this letter from Mr. Brown in regards to an upcoming presentation about about course selection for next school year. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VoqjLdmoRni4GuE_ROJnDPw1CHxuCN3MSNFkiXjE8ew/edit?usp=sharing
High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/ogeb for an update on COVID testing
High School Parents, Please read the attached memo from Mr. Brown in regards to changes to January Regents week. https://5il.co/oek1
MS/HS Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/oddg for a letter regarding testing updates.
Our 2021-22 Middle/High School Course Selection Guide is now available on our website: https://5il.co/fv8t
A message to Middle/High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/o3ap for a message from Dr. Oldenburg.
A message for Riverview and Middle/High School families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/o0ub for a letter from Dr. Oldenburg
A message to high school families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nz00 for a message from Dr. Oldenburg.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/ntfr for an update on the return to hybrid and COVID testing.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nrap for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding COVID Testing.
Congratulations goes out to Alison West, Caiden Roper, Emily Maggiore, Jedson Green and Ava Scholz for being nominated as the High School Warrior Way Students of the Month for November 2020! You can read their nomination writeups here: https://5il.co/nr67
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nney for an update on the district's return to hybrid instruction.
A message from Tonawanda City School District: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nm9n for a message regarding updates on fully remote instruction.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nidg for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding continued remote instruction in the Orange Zone.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nik2 for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding COVID testing.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/nflu for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding COVID testing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/n996 for a message regarding meal distribution during the full remote program.
Parents, Please click on the link below to view a letter re: winter sports from Mr. Morton. Thanks. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SqPhKh7Xg2aA5Eh1uYCOtziMVFoqu35P7768d_sYBTE/edit?usp=sharing
Middle/High School Families: Please visit our website at https://5il.co/n831 for an update on the 2020-2021 Winter Sports Season
MS and HS parents, please see attached letters from Mr. Sellan and Mr. Brown regarding the shift to full remote instruction starting, Monday, November 23, 2020. HS Letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VDgcX7nskW-PSeFPtWxx9bJ8l9BI52PmRXy2C4d4G9I/edit?usp=sharing MS Letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/13fvxENyK2GRgktyvN9xU8oS1QLH6maEbz0DXOxqAhoA/edit?usp=sharing
MS and HS parents, please see attached letters from Mr. Sellan and I regarding the shift to full remote instruction starting, Monday, November 23, 2020. HS Letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VDgcX7nskW-PSeFPtWxx9bJ8l9BI52PmRXy2C4d4G9I/edit?usp=sharing MS Letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/13fvxENyK2GRgktyvN9xU8oS1QLH6maEbz0DXOxqAhoA/edit?usp=sharing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/n6zn for an important message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding the district's Orange Zone designation.
MS & HS Parents and students: Marking period 1 grades have been posted to the parent and student portals. Thank you.
MS & HS Parents, Just a reminder, P/T conferences are scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 18th from 12:00-3:00pm and 6:00-8:00. They will be done virtually. Please read the following letter with more information and how to sign up with your child's teachers. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VQBnyMMchb3zMxtyME3Zn4GQJt9qC8mIa8xA5ZJMNaw/edit?usp=sharing Additionally, you can sign up by clicking on the link below. https://www.myconferencetime.com/tonawanda Thank you.
Please read the following letter regarding student lockers. Thank you. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ljNtnUEVj_omarQrx4cyv3OlfblebHCuJ_6snaslAZk/edit?usp=sharing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/n55i for an important message regarding district COVID testing.
Please click the link below to view an important message from Mr. Brown and Mr. Sellan: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kMPAI8-4R9sjui67n2_AleWAOO-1hGcPcpnr5Hq1J7s/edit?usp=sharing
Please click on the link below for an important message regarding the PASS survey. Thank you. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jKN9mNzVsAquPs-ZQefZ0DKwL8G_ERC3Gslj7Cmd5vI/edit?usp=sharing
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/n22b for an update on the district's Yellow Zone designation
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/mxx4 for updated information on the district's Yellow Zone designation.
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/mwap for a message from Dr. Oldenburg regarding our recent community designation as a Yellow Zone.
Parents/Guardians of seniors - Please read the following letter re: an update on senior clothing apparel. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1EI_uRQueWFPNUS1gpXKlpYRxdnltv5pJneW3bddDcIM/edit?usp=sharing
MS & HS Parents, P/T conferences are scheduled for Wednesday, November 18th from 12:00-3:00pm and 6:00-8:00. They will be done virtually. Please read the following letter with more information and how to sign up with your child's teachers. Thank you. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VQBnyMMchb3zMxtyME3Zn4GQJt9qC8mIa8xA5ZJMNaw/edit?usp=sharing
Yearbook ads are available to purchase. Click on the following link to view how to purchase an ad. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bYiqFIfLi1ZbHpdv2TG_DaFo7-HF1VAL/view?usp=drive_web
Please check out the newly released Parent and Family Digital Learning Guide from the U.S. Department of Education. This guide can be used as a resource to help parents/guardians understand how digital tools can provide tailored learning opportunities, engage students with course materials, encourage creative expression, and enrich the educational experience. https://5il.co/mhi4
Warrior Families, please click the link below to watch a short informational video on how our entire district has set up their Google Classrooms, how to easily navigate this platform and how we are using our different communication tools districtwide! https://tinyurl.com/y46mccvh
District phone lines have all been restored. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please continue to communicate with schools as you normally would.
A message from Tonawanda City Schools that district phones are currently down in all buildings. We are working with our vendor to get them up as soon as possible. Please be assured that we still have access to emergency responders if needed. We will send another message when service has resumed. If you have an urgent matter that cannot wait, please report to the main entrance of your child's building.
Attention Seniors: Senior formal, informal, baby pictures and quotes are due by 10/30/20. Please visit https://sites.google.com/tonacsd.org/hsyearbook/home for information on how to submit everything.
Reminder - The high school virtual Curriculum Information Night is this evening from 5:30pm-8:00pm. Below is a link to the letter that was sent last week explaining this event in more detail. Looking forward to seeing everyone virtually this evening. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1db_X1ABh-pqDCwm0mHpgYB1nCzf8XtwOXAkntcM0Wh8/edit?usp=sharing
2020 MS Yearbooks have finally arrived! Pre-ordered books are being distributed in homerooms this week. Remote Warriors can pick up their pre-ordered books at door 3 from security. There are a limited number of extra copies available for $25 cash or check (payable to TMS Yearbook)- see Mrs. Edholm-McNelis in room 160.
The WNY Anti-vaping Coalition has prepared a reference guide for parents that you can view here: https://5il.co/lte0. They are a collaboration of agencies and community organizations working together to reduce the vaping epidemic.
HS Virtual Curriculum Information Night - Wednesday, October 7th. (5:30pm-7:00pm) The following letter provides more details about how this evening will operate. We look forward to seeing you virtually October 7th. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1db_X1ABh-pqDCwm0mHpgYB1nCzf8XtwOXAkntcM0Wh8/edit?usp=sharing
Parents/guardians and THS students who missed the Counseling Office Virtual Financial Aid Night on Sept. 24 can watch the presentation on YouTube: https://youtu.be/CR8MrfceWU8
Just a reminder - please click on the link below to a letter from Dr. Oldenburg, Supt. of Schools. Thank you. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1IP3dvucszhyivgrQYvEyIrqBTlliFsaDlKfwtb-Kl4s/edit?usp=sharing
Attention seniors: Senior portrait appointments are now available to be scheduled online. Go to https://sites.google.com/tonacsd.org/hsyearbook/home for more information and links.
Middle and High School Families, please click on the following link to view important updated information from the building principals: https://docs.google.com/document/d/19euLjW7DrL6GG5NNMKdSVRghfgpgDx61L1x3oeCs5D4/edit?usp=sharing
If you’d like to sign up for Middle School Remind please text the following codes to 81010. If your child is in 6th grade (Class of 2027) please text the code: @dd22ed If your child is in 7th grade (Class of 2026) please text the code: @d4gcb4 If your child is in 8th grade (Class of 2025) please text the code: @368a9b
PLEASE NOTE: September breakfast & lunch menus can be found on our Food Service page. We are working to begin updating the Dining section on each of our school sites in the near future. Thank you for your patience! https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/page/food-service--396
Hello HS Warriors! I hope everyone is doing well and ready to get back to school . Reminder, students make sure you are logging into your school email account for classroom invites from your teachers. It is important for you to do this to maintain communication back and forth with teachers. Enjoy the nice long weekend! Looking forward to seeing you soon. Thank you.
Click the link for a letter from Mr. Sellan as well as a video from Mr. Sellan and Mr. Morton, highlighting some of the changes for opening day at the middle school! Letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ndl8e1dByPnsFqAlvLOUv2fyYspKBiVs7hTOmI6PFIw/edit?usp=sharing Video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xXo0FLbkxroC0iDOpNZTx4aF7IgPIYyk/view?usp=sharing
Middle/High School schedules have been posted on the parent portal. If you haven't set up an account, go to: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tmshs/page/parent-portal-instructions--14 for instructions. Please contact the main office if you have any questions: MS (716) 694-7660 HS (716) 694-7670 **Teacher assignment letters for all elementary students will go out in the mail today**
The THS Warrior Wear clothes closet will be having a “Back to School Blowout” Wednesday (8/19) and Thursday (8/20) from 11am-5pm. Due to social distancing requirements, each person will be given a half hour time slot and only 2 family members may attend in each slot. Masks are required and no children will be allowed at this event. Please email email@example.com for a time slot. Once your time is confirmed you will receive further directions about the event!
6th Grade Students and Parents: Please view this important letter from Mr. Sellan and Mr. Morton https://5il.co/js0y
Middle School supply list correction: We will NOT be utilizing our PE locker rooms at the start of the school year. Students will be required to come to PE class with a pair of sneakers, as well as in clothes that are comfortable to move in. (It is highly suggested that athletic clothes be worn on the days students have Physical Education). At this time all students will NOT be participating in swim during Physical Education class.
Middle and High School supply lists are now available on the website: Located here: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tmshs/browse/127039
Please visit our website at https://5il.co/jdsh for updated information and login details for the hybrid parent meeting
Please view this important letter regarding reopening from Mr. Sellan : https://5il.co/j8v0. You may also visit our website to view the reopening plans and FAQ: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/page/reopening-plan--10
Please view this important letter regarding reopening from Mr. Brown: https://5il.co/j8uy. You may also visit our website to view the reopening plans and FAQ: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/page/reopening-plan--10
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) is delaying the official start date of the Fall 2020 sports season. You can read their press release here: http://nysphsaa.org/Portals/0/COVID%2019/COVID%20Task%20Force%20Meeting%20PR%20071620%20FINAL.pdf
We've updated 2 important Food Service forms on our website: the K-5 CEP Household Income Eligibility Form and Grades 6-12 Free & Reduced Meal Application. All families are encouraged to fill the applicable form out. https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/page/food-service--396
TCSD Middle and High School Families, Just a quick reminder that students DO NOT need to turn in chromebooks this summer. They may hold on to them until the fall when school resumes.
Middle School yearbooks will be delivered in the fall
Please visit our website news to review the newly released survey results from our district and surrounding region. Thank you for participating in this recent survey regarding school planning for the fall! http://tonawandacityny.apptegy.us/article/265416?org=tcsdny
Looking to request a transcript? Our updated Transcript Request Form is now available on the MS/HS site! You can also click the following link to go directly to it: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdmZKOAHxzauDbykRT-XjGWTbqEXPqDUKPXmJQZVTbXUkX-Dg/viewform
Our Alternate Food Service Program, which has provided meals to our students during the pandemic, ends today. However, there are local groups who continue to support our community by providing food during the summer. Learn more: https://www.tonawandacsd.org/o/tcsdny/page/breakfast-lunch-information--5
Does your child plan on looking for summer employment? If so, he or she must complete working papers. A printable application can be found on our website: https://5il.co/hi2m
Report cards for middle and high school students can now be viewed on the parent portal. For easy access to your parent portal account, please copy and paste the following link in your web browser: https://parentportal.wnyric.org/Login.aspx
HS yearbooks have arrived! Pre-ordered books can be picked up Tuesday, June 30 from 10AM to 4PM in the TMHS bus loop. Didn't pre-order? There's still some extra copies available! Learn more on the HS Yearbook Google Site: https://sites.google.com/tonacsd.org/hsyearbook/home
HS NEWS: Please read an important update from Principal Brown regarding the June 25 graduation ceremony. https://5il.co/hcc0
For this year's Board of Ed election, Kristin Schmutzler and Jeff Thorp have earned 3-year terms with 1,257 votes and 928 votes, respectively. Dennis R. Atkinson was 3rd with 875 votes, while J. Mario Peña was 4th with 761 votes. Multiple write-ins earned between 1 and 3 votes.
The 2020-21 proposed budget has been APPROVED by voters. The tally was 1,287 "yes" votes and 832 "no" votes. Thank you to all who participated in this year's vote! We appreciate your support, especially during this trying year!
Due to technical issues with tabulating votes at the Board of Elections, results from the Budget Vote/BOE Election will not be posted tonight. The ballot count will take place tomorrow, and results will be posted when they become available. Thank you to all those who voted!
Looking for something specific? Try the search button at the top of the page. Looking for Portal Information? Choose Schools- Tonawanda Middle/High-Menu-Our School, and you will find the same pages as before!
Following the guidance from the Governor, we will open our playgrounds on Monday, 6/15 for public use. Please practice social distancing and other recommended guidance for public interaction when utilizing these spaces.
Welcome to the new website for the Tonawanda City School District! Please feel free to browse the new website for the latest information and updates!
Please note that pursuant to the Governor's Executive Order 202.39, absentee ballots for this year's School Budget Vote/School Board Election can be received BY MAIL in the office of the District Clerk no later than June 16, 2020 at 5PM. Hand-delivered ballots are no longer being accepted.
Congratulations to THS senior Alyssa King for being named a Community All-Star by Independent Health and Buffalo Business First! You can learn more about the award under the News section on the District and MS/HS homepages.
The District Art Department is happy to announce its time to order your District Art Calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. Order yours today by following this link: https://bit.ly/30si6l3