District News

Pride Council Food Drive Bag of groceries with soup can animated flying out

November 1- 15

Benefiting Families of Champion Township

Coffee Dialogue Coffee Mug with Donut and steam rising

 Coffee – with Parents and Administration Coffee Minutes

Famous Flashes - Middle School Edition Red carpet with paparazzi

This month's Middle School Edition of Famous Flashes features the 5th grade students and teachers celebrating Grandparent's Day.

Central Demolition Drone Footage

Drone footage from October 3, 2018

TCESC Educator Newsletter Trumbull ESC logo
8th Grade BOE Dialogue Forum 8th graders in library conference with Board of Education

The Board of Education met with selected 8th graders on Monday Sept. 24 to get student input into issues of school classes, discipline, cafeteria food, student activities and safety matters.

Resource Officer Program
Demolition Update

Update - Central demolition as been targeted for Wednesday, Sept. 26 

Famous Flashes - High School Edition Red carpet with paparazzi

The Softball team recently received their Championship rings. 

Famous Flashes - Central Elementary Edition Red carpet with paparazzi

Mrs. Nannicola interviews students on what they like about the new school. 


Our Phones are now fully operational.  rotating gold star

Our Phones are now fully operational. 

Champion Schools Mosquito Update Mosquito

Champion Schools Mosquito Update

During the first week in August, the Trumbull County Health Department deposited a tablet in the detention pond located behind the new baseball field. The tablet was to eliminate mosquito larvae for up to 60-90 days.  Mrs. Bucco, Champion School nurse spoke with the Health Department Director on Sept. 4th and was notified that the tablet will keep larve in check until the end of mosquito season. 

Trumbull County Combined Health Department Sept. 4th Press Release


TRUMBULL COUNTY - Through our mosquito surveillance program, we have been informed by the Ohio Department of Health that Trumbull County had one mosquito pool test POSITIVE for West Nile Virus...

District Phone Number blinking black and white phone

Please Use the Following Numbers When Calling Our Schools:

District Phone Numbers

Board of Education (330) 847-2330

Elementary School (330) 847-2315     

Middle School (330) 847-2340

High School (330) 847-2300

PK-8 School Nurse (330) 847-2310

Dedication Program Booklet rendering of new building
District Update on Mosquito Issue Mosquito

The Trumbull County of Board of Health treated Champion Schools Detention  water basin today.  The basin is located on the new P-K property.  The Board of Health deposited a tablet  in the water basin designed to kill mosquito larvae. Should you have questions please don’t hesitate to contact Champion School Superintendent Pamela Hood at 330-847-2330 ext. 2 or at pamela.hood@neomin.org.  

Champion Newsflash from Pamela Hood, Superintendent Mosquito


Champion Newsflash from Pamela Hood, Superintendent


This afternoon, the Trumbull County Board of Health notified Champion Township that a mosquito containing the West Nile virus was found off the bike trail in Champion Township.  Champion Local Schools was then notified by the Township. Until further notice, our athletic teams will not practice or scrimmage at or near dusk/dawn, which are prime mosquito activity times. All games will move forward. All athletes, coaches, and spectators will be encouraged to use mosquito spray as a precautionary measure. Champion Township will be spraying for mosquitoes on August 28th. Champion Schools will be spraying the water detention area behind the new preK-8 construction on   Thursday,   August 9th.  

Thank you,

Pamela  Hood, Superintendent
John Grabowski, High School Principal
Heather Campbell, Middle School Principal
Alexandra Nannicola, Elementary School Principal

Lightening Strikes! - Tribtoday.com Allison Smith batting
Three times is charm for Golden Flashes’ seniors HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS Girls softball champs holding trophy
FAMOUS CHS Softball Team - Back-to-back titles again - Tribune Chronicle reports Paparazzi
CES & CMS Online Auctions have begun! Basinger Auction Service sign
Regional Champions! See "Flashing their Bats" reported in Tribune Chronicle Champions sign spinning
CMS Invention Convention - Champion students learn Inventive Lessons Flying Car
Tribune Chronicle reports - Champion saying Final Farewells hands held in a heart shape with Farewell message
Tribune Chronicle Features CMS final lap That's all Folks sign
CES & CMS Farewell Tribute Program now available Farewell sign with waving hands
Champion Community Network Council - Tribune Chronicle April 18, 2018 Champion Community Network Council logo
Laurena Rouan, Champion Schools Treasurer, receives State Auditor  Award Certificate with confetti
Champion Middle School Recycling Center Closing Recycling
Tribune Chronicle - April 1, 2018 - Could They Do It Again? Baseball
Tribune Chronicle reports - Author Spends Day in Champion Author visit sign
New PK-8 School Preparations - Champion Township Safety Tour Safety Tour
Tribune Chronicle Community News captures State of Schools Forum Trib News
Champion Schools SAFE SCHOOL PARENT Info Brochure SAFEPARENT
Champion Central Fights against Bullies martial arts
Champion Board Dialogue & CMS Minutes - Read here Dialogue
Champion Board of Education members meet with CMS 8th Graders teamworkdreamwork
FAMOUS - Champion High School Students - Blinded us with Science Paparazzi
FAMOUS - Champion Central Elementary Students - "Steel" your hearts Paparazzi
2018 State of the Schools Forum - Student Talent Showcased - WOW! star effects
CMS Students Study History of Holocaust - featured in Tribune Chronicle Holocaust students
Students honored at November Board meeting School Board
The 11th Annual “Fall Fest” Appreciation Luncheon and Award Program Fall Fest 2017
Rotary’s Senior Citizen of the Year, Dr. Frank Veres SofYear
Champion's own Andrew Russell--OHSAA's State magazine OSHHA
The Champion Pride Council's Clothing Closet Purple hat
Constructing the future on display -- Trib Today.com Tour Sketch
Champion Pride Council's 11th Annual Winter Clothing Drive Hat and Mitts
Warren JFK vs. Champion (WATCH LIVE at 7PM on MyYTV) WKBN27
CES & CMS students to sign new PK-8 Building steel beam Steelbeamyellow
Ball Fields Groundbreaking 2017 Ballfield Groundbreaking
Supporting Champion School Sports TY for your support
We are the Champions Victory Celebration announcement Trophy
Boys Win! Champion baseball moves on to state title game, defeats Bellville Clear Fork 2-1 Baseball Noun project
Mrs. Nannicola receives YSU's 2017 Outstanding Administrator Alumnus Award YSU award
CMS receives OAESA Hall of Fame Award CMS HoF
Tribune Chronicle reports CHS Says Yes! Yes
CMS gets ‘Hall of Fame’ award featured in Tribune Chronicle Great News
Congratulations Champion Middle School recipient of OAESA Hall of Fame Award 2017 Gold Apple
CHS Symphonic Band earns superior rating! Symphonic band
Champion Schools Educational Enrichment Foundation Awards Teachers' Grants Congrats
CES 2nd Graders enjoy Grandparent's Day 2017 GP Day
State of the Schools Forum program available now pencil

Pencil us in!

CHS Robotics Shows off at State of the Schools Forum Robotics
CHS robotics team, The Lightning Bots engage the community

Thank you!

CES after-school program focuses on STEM


Best of our future CMS “scientists” Magnifying Glass
The spellbinding  “CES PE Club”  PE Club
State of the Schools Forum School
Channel 27's Caring for our Community award Robot
Veteran's Day Tribute 2016

Thank you Veterans!

Federal Programs Informational Meeting

Mark your calendar

Renewal of Champion Permanent Improvement Levy

September  18, 2016

CLS District 2016-17 School Calendar/Annual Report

Get Yours this Friday, August 12, 2016

HS driveway gets relocated in preparation for PK-8 Construction

August 1, 2016

Champion Water Testing Update

April 18, 2016

Update on Champion School District's Drinking Water
Champion School's Finance Council to meet

See details

Veteran's Day Community Tribute 2016

Salute to Service Personnel

Champion Local Schools HEALTH ANNOUNCEMENT Heart weights
Step Right Up! Champion PK-8 Guided Tours PK8 tour




Veterans Day 2017 Community Tribute Vets Day 2017
A Time for Togetherness and Gratitude Happy Thanksgiving




PROGRAM now available >> STATE OF THE SCHOOLS FORUM 2018 c logo slide
Champion High School to Receive Improvements - Update asphalt roller
High School Facility Projects Get the Green Light green flashing light
FAMOUS - CHS Class of 2018 & CES Class of 2030 Walkthrough Paparazzi
Brick Update brick wall

As soon as the September demolition of Champion Elementary School and Champion Middle School concludes, interested community members can retrieve building bricks at those sites.  All bricks will have been washed and are available at no cost.

Dedication Ceremony Friday! gold star turning

Join us in Celebrating the opening of our new PK-8 building this Friday!

Dedication Ceremony at 5:30 pm

Building open for tours at 6:30 pmsave the date postcard

Champion Network Council Forum on Wed. Oct. 24. four hands reaching to each other

The Champion Network Council presents its fall community forum, “Probate Issues Affecting Your
Family” presented by the Honorable James Fredericka, Trumbull County Probate Judge, on Wed.
October 24 at 4:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. in the PK-8 school building cafetorium...

Water Testing in Champion Schools

February 22, 2016

Champion Schools  is now part of Ohio’s Safer Schools Program

August 29, 2016

Champion Breaks Ground - Trib Today

September 13, 2016

Champion Pride Council Food Drive

November 1-17

YSU honors Champion Principal Y alum
Champion of Champions Spectacular! Chmps Coaches
Champion Board of Education members tour construction site HardhatChamp
Final Chromebook Night is here! Laptop
Trib Today features Family Chromebook Night Classroom CBs
Dialogue of Champion Board Members and CHS Students Board Dialogue and CHS
Champion Pride Council Fall Food Drive - Huge Success! Food Truck
FAMOUS - Champion Central Elementary Students Paparazzi
January BOE Meeting Awards Teachers - Congrats! Enrichment Winners
Champion township, schools talk outdoor learning center Outdoor Learning
FAMOUS - Champion Middle School Students Paparazzi
Champion New PK-8 School Complex Tour is coming soon Construction worker with stop sign
Mic'd Up: Champion Softball Coach Cheryl Weaver - WKBN News Softball
High School Sees Upgrades flashing baracade


CHAMPION - With a new school complex set to open for grades pre-kindergarten to eighth in less than a month, students in grades ninth to 12th who attend Champion High School also will see some changes when they start school this year

Senior Annual Fall Fest Luncheon leaves falling says Happy Fall

Fall Fest 

2018 Appreciation Lucheon and Award Program for Champion Resident Senior Citizens.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Reservations recommended. 

Fall Fest Event Flyer

Champion Pride Council’s Clothing Closet - October 27 blue hat and mittens

Champion Pride Council's Annual 
Clothing "Closet" 
New and nearly new


(No cost for clothing)

Items available include:


Hats, Coats, Gloves/Mittens & other clothing items...

Saturday, October 27, 2018 
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 
Central Elementary Cafeteria 




Please share this announcement with someone

who has a need for some winter clothing for children and/ or teenagers
This notice prepared by Champion Local Schools 

CLS Schedules Testing of Drinking Water

The week of Feb 15

Champion School Complex Introduced

August 23, 2016

Board's Annual Dialogue Forum with High Students

Nov. 4, 2015

Board Member Honored

Thank you

Annual State of the School Forum and "Administrators' Coffees" Purple Mug
Champion Schools Open Enrollment

Please read details

CMS 2017 A+ Teachers Awarded Teachers rock
Champion Flashes Teams Praised as State Champs flashes
Family "Evening in Chrome" Night Update Chrome heart
Champion Pride Council's Fall Food Drive Fall food drive
Ohio School Board Association convention features Invention Convention OCBA
Students Learn from Architect and Builder Construction Architect
FAMOUS Champion High School Students Famous paparazzi
CES & Hammond Construction - How do you Build a School? CES&Hammondlogo
Champion Schools' Senior Citizen Advisory Council > 8th Annual Swing into Spring Butterfly
Sneak Peak into new Champion PK-8 School Newspaper press
Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Magazine features Champion Teams Ohio High School Athletic Association logo


To maintain the District’s high quality of student learning the Champion Board of Education has invested in the following learning tools for the 2018-19 school year.


Fall Fest Video Slideshow jumping pumpkin

Fall Fest Video Slideshow

Champion schools Making Adjustments to Eliminate Lead

March 1, 2016

Champion High School earns national recognition

Tribtoday.com August 12, 2016

Ohio School Boards Association Honorees 2016


Champion Schools STEM Advisory Council Meeting Announcement STEM
CHS Class of 2017 Final Walkthrough at CES Winnie
Construction Under Way for PK-8 School Complex Gold Team
Board members dedication September 2017 Baseball
Trib Today feature>>Champion Breaks Ground --New Fields! Ball Fields
It's time for Senior Fall Fest Appreciation Luncheon & Award Program 2017! Heart of leaves
CES Coffee Minutes with Principal & Parents Coffee Talk CES
Dearest Veterans- Thank you for your service Thank You Veterans
FAMOUS - Champion Middle School Students Famous paparazzi
KEY TIMELINES on PK-8 New School Construction Goals
FAMOUS - Champion High School Students Paparazzi
Champion Schools Open Enrollment - UPDATE! Open Enrollment
Champion Holds Yes Fest - Tribune Chronicle reports daily news rolling newspaper
FAMOUS Champion Central Elementary Students Paparazzi
PK-8 School Update word new animated SAYS: new




2018 Veterans Day Community Tribute waving american flag

The 10th Annual Tribute Presented By Champion Central Elementary and the Champion Schools' Senior Citizen Advisory Council

Hearing impaired students benefit

50th annual event held in Champion

Important Health Message from School Nurse

Please read.

Champion BOE and CHS Student Dialogue Forum

November 4, 2016 Minutes

Champion Schools Finance Council Meeting Announcement Finance Council
Current Construction Drone Video and Progress Report Helmetgold
CHS Boys Baseball - 2017 District Champions! Baseball bolt
The CES & CMS Chromebooks have arrived! Chromebooks arrive
TribToday features CES & CMS Construction Beam signing Newspaper
Minutes from the STEM Incubator Council Meeting STEM Incubator
CHS Quintet Band Performs for audience CHS Quintet
More FA LA LA LA LA please Interact Club Lama
FAMOUS - Champion Central Elementary Students Paparazzi









Champion High School Spring Musical -- Seussical CatinHat
27th Annual Tribune Chronicle Spelling Bee Congrats
Famous Champion Central Elementary Students Paparazzi
Champion Local Schools’ PK-8 benefits local trades community backhoe

The new Champion PK-8 School is just weeks away from the start of school, with a grand opening and dedication ceremony planned for the community this month.  The new building will consolidate the district to a single campus...

Board Dialogue with CHS Students Champion "C" with Lighting

Board members solicit opinions from CHS students regarding discipline, courses, safety matters, cafeteria lunches, extracurricular activities and school climate.  

U.S. News and World Report awards Champion High School 2016 BRONZE AWARD for high achievement

August 10, 2016

2017 Swing into Spring Details & Nomination Form Yellow Flower

Mark your calendar

CHS Girls Softball Golden Flashes win District Semifinal Title District Softball
1 to 1 Chromebook Initiative for Grades 4-8 CB
Beaming from Ear to Ear - Signing 2017 Beam signing
Fore Champion! Girls Golf Team Pro Performance Girls golf
CHS Annual Board Dialogue 2017 Collaboration
Updated rendering of the new PK-8 building Rendering cellphone
Issue 6 - New PK-8 School Construction Newsletter flash chairs
FAMOUS Champion High School Students - FLASHZONE Paparazzi
ITEMS IN THE NEWS - MARCH 23, 2018 Spotlight
Tribune Chronicle photographs "First L@@ks" Tour of New PK-8 School Complex Cell phone takes pic of new school rendering
Unbeaten Golden Flashes Just Keep Winning the Champion Way - Vindy.com softball pitcher animation
Fall Fest’s Senior Citizen of the Year bob smith receiving Senior citizen of the year award

Fall Fest’s Senior Citizen of the Year - Awarded to Bob Smith...

CES Kindergarten students wish success to CHS Seniors Drone yellow



2017 STATE CHAMPIONS! Congratulations Boys baseball & Girls softball teams Great News
Champion High School expands drug testing Drug free school zone
Perfect Test Takers of 2016-17 State Tests 100 Emoji
CES Adorbs - America's Next Top Architects! Construction Kids
What does the Superintendent consider when “closing schools” due to the weather? snowflake
Robotics Teams Gear Up for the Season Tribune Chronicle
CMS Annual Science Fair and STEM Exhibition Science Fair
Champion Schools Meal Charge Policy spinning apple
Central Elementary and Champion Middle Slated for Demolition OFCC logo says: Ohio Schools Commission

Central Elementary and Champion Middle Slated for Demolition

Submitted by Pamela Hood, Superintendent. 

The State of Ohio has allocated billions of dollars for the rebuilding of Ohio Public school district buildings.  This funding measure was passed nearly thirty years ago to assist public schools which did not have the financial resources  to address aging buildings.  The State devised an assessment to ...

Students bring book to life - tribtoday.com page turning in book

CHAMPION — After reading the book “The Outsiders” by S. E. Hinton in their language arts classes, eighth-graders at Champion Middle School took part in all-day learning activity based on the book...

CLS Pk-8 School Building Project Newsletter News
Champion Middle School presented top state award Award Winners 2017
Christmas Reboot --Lions Club Celebrates Children - Trib Today Chase Dunn
Tribune Chronicle features 8th Annual Swing into Spring StoSflowers
Drone flies in for New PK-8 School Complex - latest footage Flying drone
Champion Local Schools - Revised Academic School Year Calendar 2018-19 Calendar with maginifying glass moving over numbers.  Says:  Let me check my calendar
Champion Middle & Central Elementary Abatement and Demolition Construction machinery beginning building destruction
Champion Schools Performance on State Testing is among top in county Blinking words says: news flash

Champion Schools State District Report Card ranked Champion's Schools performance at 87th among Ohio’s 608 school districts.  Champion Schools earned the second highest performing school district score in Trumbull County.  

PROJECT WALK WARM man walking with red background

The Champion Local School District is pleased to announce that PROJECT WALK WARM will start on Nov. 5, 2018, at the new Champion PK to 8 building and will conclude on April  11, 2019...

Questions and Answers: Champion Schools 1 to 1 Chromebook Initiative Chrmbk
Champion schools prepare for closing of two buildings - Tribune Chronicle Farewell
Auditor of State Award presented to Champion Schools State of Ohio Emblem
Champion Pride Council School Supply Drive Thank you
Pride Council's 2018 Winter Clothing Drive yellow heart

The Pride Council is collecting new or Gently Worn Hats, Gloves, Mittens, Winter Coats for Children and Teenagers


Central Elementary Bricks Available! Single Brick

Bricks from the former Central Elementary School are now available for interested citizens.

Champion ballfields will honor late school board members PurpleDiamondField
Champion Community Network Council educational forum Network Council
Champion Middle students bring ideas to life at Invention Convention - Tribtoday.com lightbulb inventors
Important Information >> Tips for Helping Children NCTSN
Champion Spring Food Drive Spring Food Drive
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