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 By Treasurer Suzanne Wilson          Following the death of Matt Kobal in November, many individuals have asked for ways to honor Matt and his dedication to Vermilion students.  Last week Matt’s parents requested that the Vermilion Board of Education establish a scholarship fund to help hard working football players attend the college or university ofContinue reading “School Zone”

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Board approves tennis court repair and new memorial scholarship fund

By Melanie Williamson The Vermilion Local Schools Board of Education met for a regular meeting on Monday, December 4. The meeting opened with an introduction of the students of the month from Vermilion Elementary School. Then assistant principal Bobby Figuly showed a video introducing the students of the month at Sailorway Middle School. Legislative updates:Continue reading “Board approves tennis court repair and new memorial scholarship fund”

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By Suzanne M. Wilson, Treasurer Each year federal grant funds are made available to Ohio school districts to be used for specific programs that are described later in this article.  Application for grant funding must be submitted annually through the Comprehensive Continuous Improvement Planning (CCIP) Application.  Our fiscal year 2018 application was recently approved byContinue reading “School Zone”

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Dear community of Vermilion, thank you for your continued support in the Vermilion Local School District. We are pleased to inform you that the School District has taken additional measures to maintain prevention of fraud in the School District by using the web-based application(s) powered by Bonefish Systems called the Electronic Payroll Audit System (ePAS).Continue reading “School Zone”

Treasurer asserts cost-cutting measures have extended levy request to 2021

By: Melanie Williamson Each year the superintendent and district treasurer work with the school board to set goals. Those goals are then reviewed throughout the year to ensure they are working towards accomplishing them. At the Wednesday, July 26, school board meeting treasurer Suzanne Wilson reviewed her goals and the progress she has made towardsContinue reading “Treasurer asserts cost-cutting measures have extended levy request to 2021”

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By: Suzanne Wilson The 2016-2017 fiscal and school year officially closed on June 30, 2017.  For this article I thought it might be interesting to review some of the highlights from the treasurer’s office perspective. Donations and Grants – We received several grants and donations, including: $1680 from the Action of Healthy Kids for studentContinue reading “School Zone”

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 By Treasurer Suzanne Wilson We were very excited and pleased when the Auditor of State’s office announced in March that Vermilion was selected receive the Auditor of State Award for 2016.  The award recognizes exemplary financial reporting in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). To qualify for this award, school districts must complete anContinue reading “School Zone”