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Have a safe and happy summer! Please try to read with your children as much as possible! Thank you to our community and parents for your support and dedication to AACS. 
Our students deserve the best!
School Supply List for the 2019-2020 School Year


                   Ashtabula Area City Schools     

      Primary Supply List - Grades K - 2



1 - large book bag - no wheels

4 - Crayola crayons 24 pack 


6 - glue sticks


10-12 - #2 pencils (Made in USA pencils)


1 - plastic supply box


2 - boxes of tissues


4 pack - Expo black dry-erase markers 


1 pack - Crayola markers


1 - pair of blunt tip scissors (rounded)


BOYS - 1 box of gallon-size ziplock baggies (sliders)

GIRLS - 1 box of quart-size ziplock baggies (sliders)


Preschool and Kindergarten only: 

1  change of clothes (pants, socks, underpants in a ziploc bag with child’s name)


Kindergarten only:


1 - three-prong pocket folder

Crayola watercolor paint


Grade 1 only:

2- three-prong pocket folders


Grade 2 only:

3 - spiral notebooks (blue, green, red) 

3 - three-prong pocket folders (blue, green, red)

1- bottle of Elmer's white glue


Kids for Positive Change All day Event - May 9, 2019
Rite to READ Week! May 6 - 10, 2019
Beach Theme
Senior Walk Through - Congratulations 2019 Lakeside High School Seniors!!
Breakfast with Mrs. Newsome - 3rd 9 Weeks
April 12, 2019
Jungle Terry visited Ontario on February 28, 2019
Breakfast with the principal - 2nd 9 weeks - ROAR Students
Hard working READERS!!!!! 
All these students finished their snow day packets!  AWESOME JOB!!
 2nd and 7 Foundation
Thank you Lakeside High School, Athletic Director Jason Baxter for bringing LHS student athletes to Ontario Primary to read with our students and teach them the importance of
academics and teamwork!
SNAP Program concluded!
7 Weeks of a fun filled program that taught the students about the importance of the food groups, physical activities, hand washing and overall safety! Tammy Glover did an AMAZING job and the students enjoyed her weekly visits and important messages.
Breakfast with the Principal!
1st 9 Weeks - ROAR Expectations MET!
Grandparent/Special Visitor's
Day ~ November 6, 2018
Happy Halloween 2018
            Mr. Blair got confused!      
An AMAZING start to the 2018-2019 school year!

Administrative Assistant

School Times

7:20 - Drop off

7:50 - 8:20 - WOW time - Literacy and Math scheduled time.

8:00 am- 2:15 pm - School Day

Excusable Absences are:

1.  personal illness

2.  illness in the student's family

3.  death in the student's family

4.  quarantine for a medical reason

5.  religious reasons

6.  emergency - which is determined by the superintendent or building principal


The office must be notified with a phone call prior to 8:30 A.M. on the day of absence.  A written explanation is required on the day the student returns to school from an absence. 

Any student arriving after 10:00 A.M. is counted absent for a half day.  A students who is late to school must report to the building office. 

Every effort should be made to schedule medical and dental appointments after the school day.  Those wishing to be dismissed early from school should bring a written note stating the reason for early dismissal. The note should include parent/guardian's name and phone number for verification. 

No students shall be released to anyone who is not authorized.

Any visitor/guest must register in the Principal's office immediately upon entering the school building.

Parents and the public are always welcome to visit school.  All visitors are asked to register in the Principal's office first.  Please call ahead for an appointment with the administrator, teacher, or person with whom one wants to meet.

When weather is extremely severe or a calamity occurs, parents are asked to listen to the local radio stations WFUN - WZOO and TV Channel 5, Cleveland.