Taylor High School Blog

Blog Entries - 2017

Printer RFP

Posted on: April 10, 2017

Request for proposals for copier/printer contract Three Rivers Local School District.

COPIER RFP ADDENDUM

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Collecting Donations for Florida

Posted on: September 15, 2017
Oser and Pennington reunited

TAYLOR ALUMNI REUNITE

Posted on: September 12, 2017

The USS Cole was participating in the Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival this past weekend in New London, Connecticut. ETNAV3 Noah Oser (class of 2016) is stationed in Groton, CT attending Sub School - Navigation. STG2SW Patrick Pennington (class of 2011)

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OHIO DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted on: September 12, 2017

September is Attendance Awareness MonthRelease date: 8/31/2017With the new school year underway across Ohio, it’s more important than ever that our students be in class every day ready to learn. Missing too much school has long-term, negative effects on

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Volley for the Cause 2017

Posted on: September 12, 2017

TAYLOR VS. INDIAN HILL Tuesday, October 3rd JV- 5:30pm Varsity- 6:30pm *Over 20 awesome baskets for the basket raffle *Split the Pot *Bracelets for sale T-shirts are available for $10 pre-order only by Friday, September

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Rachel Hardtke surrounded by President of Thomas More College, Counselor, Principal and the mascot

President Visits Taylor High School

Posted on: September 7, 2017

A typical Thursday at Three Rivers Local School District can mean just about anything; it seems something incredible is always happening with our students and today was no different. On September 7, 2017, Thomas More College President, David A. Armstrong, and

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Taylor High School Band Premiere

Posted on: August 29, 2017

The Annual Taylor Band Premiere is right around the corner. The event brings 13 bands from around the tri-state to Three Rivers. The campus will be packed on September 23, and your business has an opportunity to be a sponsor.

Sponsorship Form

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all state choir

Ohio All State Choir

Posted on: August 24, 2017

The Taylor Choir Program is excited to announce that we have had 4 singers accepted into the Ohio All State Choir this year.  This choir is made up of the best Ohio high school singers.  Over 500 student singers audition each year and only 120 are

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solar eclipse 2017

Solar Eclipse

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Dear Three Rivers Families, Welcome back to school! We are looking forward to many exciting things this year, in particular, August 21, 2017, total solar eclipse (1:01 PM – 3:52 PM). The moon will completely cover the sun, but it is our job to cover

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class schedules

Class Schedules

Posted on: August 3, 2017

Taylor High School (grades 9-12) student schedules can now be viewed on ProgressBook. 
*Please note that students new the to the District will not yet be updated in ProgressBook, but are welcome to come to campus and get a paper copy from Kim Kurzhals (second floor in media center).

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PTO Board Members

Posted on: August 1, 2017

Taylor High School PTO needs some new board members ASAP for the 2017-18 school year. Several positions are open. Please contact Angie Bayer at 467-1940 or taylorhighschoolpto@gmail.com if you are interested in joining the incredible

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Freshmen Orientation

Posted on: July 11, 2017

Freshmen Orientation Dear Parents and Members of the Class of 2021: Taylor High School offers the “Yellow Jacket Freshman Orientation” as a freshman transition experience. We are offering this opportunity for all incoming freshmen. We believe

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Congratulations Taylor High School Honor Roll Students

Posted on: June 28, 2017

Ninth-Grade Honor Roll 3.000-3.499 Ona Abdon, Samantha Alloway, Jacob Beck, Blake Brunswick, Ashley Bucher, Jordan Drake, Matthew Hellebusch, Natalie Johns, Damien Johnson, Mya Karle, Madyson Kauffman, Devin Lapikas, Katelyn Macaluso, Megan Mahon,

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Welcome New THS Principal

Posted on: June 27, 2017

Taylor High School will soon welcome their new Principal, Mr. Ceair Baggett. Ceair Baggett is currently the Principal for Ethel M. Taylor Academy, a Cincinnati Public School serving preschool through 6th grade. Taylor Academy is a Title 1 School, located in

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College Credit Plus

Posted on: June 16, 2017

High Schools are giving students the option of taking CCP (College Credit Plus) courses. Ohio’s College Credit Plus program enables students to earn college and high school credits simultaneously by taking college courses from community colleges or

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Costa Rica

Posted on: June 13, 2017

BLOG UPDATES FROM THE COSTA RICA TRAVELERS.... Tonight San Josá has the feeling like that of Super Bowl Sunday in the states.  Just a couple of blocks from our hotel, Costa Rica is gearing up to play Panamá in the World Cup Qualifiers 5th

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Staffing Updates

Posted on: June 13, 2017

I hope everyone is taking time to enjoy the start of summer break. We wanted to share some exciting news from tonight's Board of Education meeting. Megan Rivet was approved to be the new Student Services Director of Three Rivers. There were 21 people

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State of Ohio Immunization Requirements for the 2017-2018 School Year

Posted on: June 8, 2017

State of Ohio Immunization Requirements for the 2017-2018 School Year   Kindergarten The Ohio Department of Health requires that ALL students entering Kindergarten have the following vaccines; DTap, Polio, MMR, Hep B, and Varicella (Chicken Pox) for

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summer office hours

OFFICE HOURS

Posted on: June 2, 2017

The offices will be open throughout the summer. However, the doors will be locked and hours shortened.  Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Elementary Office: Anne Miller and Nancy Herbert - 513.467.3210Middle School Office: Kim Mink -

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CHL Champions and Coach of the Year

Posted on: May 19, 2017

The Boys Track Team brought home the CHL championship breaking Wyoming’s five year hold on the title. The Yellow Jackets scored 141 points earning their first league title since 2003 and the 4th overall title. Brad Greene won the 800m Run (2:01.54). The

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color-a-thon 5k run/walk

Color-A-Thon

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Three Rivers 5K Color Run/Walk (sponsored by Taylor Football)

Sunday, June 4, 2017

9:00 AM

Click HERE for full details and registration information.

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Samantha Simms receiving Knights of Columbus Award

Taylor High School Senior Receives the Knights of Columbus’ Youth of the Year Award

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Taylor High School senior, Samantha Simms, was awarded the annual Knights of Columbus’ Youth of the Year Award. Samantha is actively involved in a wide variety of clubs, activities, and sports in addition to her daily academic achievements, jobs, and

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Personal Achievement Award

Posted on: May 8, 2017

Congratulations to Taylor High School Senior, Rebecca Leisure, for being the 2017 recipient of the Western Hills Exchange Club's Personal Achievement Award! 

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Alumnus Works for Browns

Posted on: May 3, 2017

Ryan Lysaght, a 2013 Taylor High School graduate, had an incredible experience during college years at Ohio University that opened up his mind and options to a variety of different career paths and heightened his collegiate experience as his personal dreams

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2017 Cappies Nominees

Posted on: May 2, 2017

The Cappies is a writing and awards program that trains high school theatre and journalism students to be expert writers, critical thinkers, and leaders. Student critics vie to be published in local media outlets by attending productions at other schools and

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Alumni Chorus Concert

Posted on: April 28, 2017

Don't miss this year's Taylor High School Alumni Chorus Concert: "Broadway Magic".

Show Times:

Friday, May 12 7:30 PM

Saturday, May 13 7:30 PM

*Tickets can be purchased at the door. Adults are $8/ticket and Children/Students are $5/ticket. 

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Color Guard

Posted on: April 27, 2017

Join Taylor's Color Guard (no experience necessary). 

Watch the video HERE

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Board of Education Meeting with Miami Township

Posted on: April 27, 2017

On May 9, 2017 Three Rivers Local School District’s Board of Education will partner with Miami Township to conduct a meeting to begin discussion of a proposed community center. Three Rivers will hold their regular board meeting at 6:00 PM. The joint

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Field Trip

Posted on: April 26, 2017

These students had a blast at the Krohn Conservatory Butterfly event and Eden Park!

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craft show vendor list

2017 CRAFT SHOW

Posted on: April 25, 2017

This year's vendor list for the Craft Show is absolutely incredible.... over 40! LuLaRoe, Stella & Dot, jewelry, animals accessories, pottery, home decor, and much, much more! Check it out anytime Saturday (April 29) from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM. See the attached list... and get ready to shop.

 

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College Credit Plus at TRLSD

Posted on: April 13, 2017

CCP Provides College Credits to High School Students High Schools are giving students the option of taking CCP (College Credit Plus) courses. Ohio’s College Credit Plus program enables students to earn college and high school credits simultaneously by

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Isabelle Murray with Craig Hockenberry and Larry Herges

Mayor John Cranley Pronounces a Day in Recognition of Taylor High School Athlete

Posted on: April 13, 2017

On April 11, 2017 Taylor High School student and athlete, Isabelle Murray, went downtown with her grandmother and picked up a proclamation of an incredible recognition for such a young woman. The proclamation, signed by the City of Cincinnati Mayor, John

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Jenna Snowden's College Signing

Jenna Snowden College Signing

Posted on: April 13, 2017

On April 11, 2017 Taylor High School senior, Jenna Snowden, signed with letter of intent to play volleyball and attend Oberlin College next school year. 

Jenna is an incredible student, athlete, and person. We wish her nothing but the best at the collegiate level. 

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Bolivia Trip 2017

Posted on: April 13, 2017

On March 21, three Taylor High School students, Anna Pastrick, Holly Wanek, and Kurt Knue, collaborated with another UNESCO school from Winnipeg, Canada and traveled to Bolivia. In addition to their own luggage, the three Taylor High School students and

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March students of the month

March Students of the Month

Posted on: April 10, 2017
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Auditor of the State Award

Posted on: April 10, 2017

Three Rivers Local School District received the Auditor of State Award following the recent state audit.“Clean and accurate record-keeping are the foundation for a good government and the taxpayers can take pride in your commitment to

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Major General John B. Oblinger, Jr. Ceremony

Posted on: April 6, 2017

John B. Oblinger was born and raised in the small town of North Bend, Ohio where he attended Taylor High School. This is where his legacy began. While attending Taylor High School John, also known as Butch, lettered in basketball, baseball, and track each

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Bolivia Update

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Bolivia Update (blog content submitted by Taylor High School student, Holly Wanek, for Days 2, 5, 8, and 11 of the trip) Day 2 We ended our first day seeing the sun set out the airplane on our way to Miami. Then, after the sun set, we circled around and

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BOLIVIA UPDATE

Posted on: April 3, 2017

Bolivia Day 10 This morning we started out with our usual breakfast of cereal, yogurt, rolls and an assortment of spreads. We split up into groups and went to work on finishing up the painting job and re-varnishing the windows and doors on the children's

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PHILANTHROPY CLUB

Posted on: March 31, 2017

PHILANTHROPY CLUB Philanthropy Club is currently reviewing non-profit organizations that focus on helping those in poverty. So far, the club has visited "Bake Me Home", an organization that gives cooking supplies and recipes to families in poverty, and "Our

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3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Posted on: March 31, 2017

Taylor High School 3rd Quarter 2016-2017   Ninth-Grade Honor Roll 3.000-3.499 Ona Abdon, Tyler Andrus, Amber Anness, Jacob Beck, Theresa Beitz, Sophia Bruns, Blake Brunswick, Ashley Bucher, McKayla Forrester, Kylee Hammann, Matthew Hellebusch, Ruth

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PROM 2017 information and updates

PROM 2017

Posted on: March 31, 2017

PROM 2017 Taylor’s 2017 Prom is “An Enchanted Evening.”May 5, 2017Moonlite Pavilion at Coney Island - 7 pm to 11 pm6201 Kellogg AvenueCincinnati, Ohio 45228After Prom will be at the Three Rivers Educational Campus courtesy of

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BOLIVIA UPDATE

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Day 7, March 27 (blog submitted by Taylor High School student, Kurt Knue)   Today was spent entirely at the orphanage. After waking up at around 8:30 to the sounds of chirping parrots, we proceeded with our regularly scheduled breakfast. Our

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BOLIVIA UPDATE

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Day 3, March 23 Today was our first day of work. We sanded windows where the orphans lived and painted play sets within the property. It was hard work, but they gave us time to rest and fed us well.    Julie is a very nice woman. Her children

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BOLIVIA UPDATE

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Bolivia Day 6 This morning our UNESCO group headed out for a second hike through the Andes Mountains. The trails were very narrow and steep, but scenic. We hiked for about two hours on relatively flat land until we stopped for lunch at a swimming hole. We

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BOLIVIA TRIP UPDATE

Posted on: March 25, 2017

March 25, 2017 - We started the day with a breakfast of bread, dulce de leche, and various fruits. We played with the kids at the home and then headed off to Samaipata to explore the Incan ruins. Tomorrow we will be touring the rest of the UNESCO World

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bolivia trip

Bolivia Trip

Posted on: March 23, 2017

Dear Three Rivers Community, As we are getting ready to begin our journey of a lifetime to Stansberry Orphanage in Santa Cruz, Bolivia through the UNESCO program in partnership with Canada, we would like to thank everyone who has helped us. Thank you to the

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Regional Youth Leadership

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Regional Youth Leadership is a program for outstanding Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati area high school juniors who demonstrate leadership potential and a strong commitment to community service. The purpose of the Regional Youth Leadership Program is to

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Student chosen for Ag Day at the Capital

Alyson Tittle chosen for Ag Day at the Capital

Posted on: March 17, 2017

Alyson Tittle, Diamond Oaks Career Campus Equine Science student from Taylor High School, was among Farm Bureau members from every county in Ohio who traveled to the state capital to participate in Ag Day at the Capital – a function where Ohio Farm

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College Visits for Juniors

Posted on: March 15, 2017

The THS Counseling Department has scheduled four local campus visits in the next few weeks. All juniors are highly encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity. To attend, students need to complete a permission slip at least 2 days prior to

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Taylor High School Choir and Band Departments Head to State

Posted on: March 14, 2017

On the weekend of March 10, the Taylor High School Symphonic Band headed to Harrison High School to perform in the OMEA District XIV band contest and the Taylor High School Choir hosted, and competed, in the OMEA District choir competition. It was more than

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English AIR & ACT Test Prep Sessions

Posted on: March 14, 2017

English AIR and ACT Test Prep Sessions Come get some last minute test taking strategies and tips before you take your AIR exam or ACT next Tuesday March 21.   AIR Prep Sessions (9th & 10th grade) After School with Ms. Perry - Room

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Senior Wins State

Posted on: March 7, 2017

February 25, 2017 – The entire community of Three Rivers watched live as Isabelle Murray swam for the State Championship. With the voice of Athletic Director, Larry Herges, in the background, you couldn’t help but feel in the moment and excited as

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Jazz Student

Posted on: March 3, 2017

SOPHOMORE JAZZ STUDENT Recently, sophomore Garrett Leicht performed with the OMEA District XIV Honor Jazz band, comprised of the best jazz students from around Cincinnati. Garrett auditioned and was selected for the solo chair.Click HERE to

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Student Blogs

Posted on: March 3, 2017

Mrs. Staley's class has been working hard on creating student blogs. Please feel free to read some of them.

 

Click HERE to read.

(*Disclaimer - some material is for mature audiences.)

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Band Concerts

Posted on: February 27, 2017

MARK YOUR CALENDARS... Saturday, March 4th - Forrest Hills Jazz Festival - 10AM TMS Jazz Ensemble   Monday, March 6th - High School Band Concert - 7PM THS Jazz Ensemble THS Wind Ensemble   Tuesday, March

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Swimmers Head to State

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Taylor High School is sending 5 swimmers to the OHSAA State Swimming Championships. Seniors, Isabelle Murray and Abby Rapien, will compete in four (4) events, freshman, Emma Neiheisel, will compete in two (2) events, and junior, Rachel Hardtke and senior,

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THS students of the month

Students of the Month

Posted on: February 14, 2017

Congratulations to the following students who won student of the month for November. 9th grade-Sara Kelley10th grade-Abbi Davis11th grade-Lucy Osborne12th grade-Abby RapienStudents are nominated for positive behavior throughout the month by teachers and

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Army ROTC Scholarship Recipient

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Congratulations to Taylor High School Senior, Brenden Seibert, for being awarded the Army ROTC scholarship. This scholarship will help with tuition, room/board,  and a monthly stipend. Brenden's post-high school plans include attending the

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Ohio All-State Choir

Posted on: February 8, 2017

Taylor High School had three singers perform in Cleveland with the Ohio All-State Choir on February 3, 2017. The students performed at the annual Ohio Music Educators Association Professional Development Conference. This is the highest level of choral singing

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BPA students

Posted on: February 8, 2017

Taylor High School/Great Oaks Business Professionals of America (BPA) students competed in their Region 1 competition on Saturday January 28, 2017. 38 students earned awards and honorable mentions in their events! The 14 students who qualified for BPA State

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Technology at Three Rivers

Posted on: January 31, 2017

Assistant Superintendent, Tom Bailey, is pushing the pace with the inclusion of technology in the classroom in order to continue to enhance student achievement at Three Rivers. With new initiatives, devices, programs, and opportunities being offered, Mr.

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OMEA SOLO & ENSEMBLE

Posted on: January 31, 2017

OMEA SOLO AND ENSEMBLE COMPETITION The band competed in OMEA Solo and Ensemble competition on January 28 at Elder High School. The following groups received an 'I' rating, which is the highest. THS Saxophone Sextet- Hannah Bennett Zach Blackburn Kyle Mear

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Athletic Hall of Fame

Posted on: January 31, 2017

HALL OF FAME The Taylor Athletic Department is PROUD to announce the Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2017.The ceremony will take place on Saturday February 11, 2017 at 7pm at the conclusion of the boys JV basketball game.The event kicks off with the girls JV

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scheduling fair

Scheduling Fair

Posted on: January 31, 2017

Megan Rivet, principal of Taylor High School, invites all upcoming grades 9-12 students to the Scheduling Fair this on February 2nd.  If you do not already have an appointment, please contact the main office and they can set it up, or just come that

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Ohio Music Educators Association Solo and Ensemble Competition

Posted on: January 30, 2017

Over the weekend, the THS Choir department had 12 soloists perform at the Ohio Music Educators Association Solo and Ensemble Competition held at Elder HS.   Alexandria Huston (Sophomore), Anna Bracken (Freshman), Emily Brettschneider (Freshman), Hallie

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My Energy Kit

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Our school is taking the My Energy Kit Challenge and has a goal to save at least 20,000 kilowatt-hours of energy this school year. We’ll reach this goal when at least 100 families at our school sign up for a FREE Energy Kit and use it to make their

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Channel 9 Visits THS

Posted on: January 26, 2017

Craig Cheatham from Channel's 9 iTeam visited Taylor High School to talk to seniors in the Teaching Professions class about East St. Louis schools.   Mr. Cheatham worked in St. Louis and did several documentaries about the corruption in the schools

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2017 Scholastic Art Winners

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Congratulations to all of the Scholastic art winners that will be honored on January 27th at the School of Creative and Performing Arts.    All winning pieces are on display at the Cincinnati Art Academy from January 20-February

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life's a beach

Senior Night

Posted on: January 5, 2017

Each year the Taylor High School PTO honors the graduating class by hosting a Senior Night in the spring. This special event includes dinner, the reading and presentation of the senior superlatives, reflections of memories submitted by the students, as well

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Students of the Month

Posted on: January 4, 2017

Congratulations to the four Taylor High School Students of the Month. Students are nominated for positive behavior throughout the month by teachers and staff.  High School administrators and school counselors then choose a

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