Van Wert City Schools has cancelled all school-related events beginning Monday, March 16 through Friday, April 3 due to the order announced by Governor Mike DeWine on Thursday, March 12. VWCS will remain open for normal classes on Friday, March 13.
In a press conference today, Governor DeWine announced an order to close all K-12 schools throughout the state of Ohio for three weeks, at least through April 3.
Van Wert City Schools’ spring break was already scheduled for March 16-20. VWCS will remain closed until April 3 and will announce its plan for distance-learning by the end of the day on Friday, March 20.
VWCS will continue to work closely with the Van Wert Health Department, who is in contact with the Ohio Department of Health and the CDC, as we monitor the development of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Updates will be posted on the VWCS website, Facebook and Twitter pages.