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Sidney City Schools
Three preschool-age boys play together on a playground.

Every smile is a celebration of uniqueness, and every friendship is a step towards a brighter tomorrow.

13 middle school cheerleaders pose together.
Jacket Pride

Jacket Pride is all about cherishing our traditions and wearing black and yellow like a badge of honor.

Parents of a preschool-age girl sit beside her while she colors.

Building bridges between home and school, where family engagement is the key to unlocking a world of learning and growth.

10-11 year old students play tug of war.
Heave ho!

In the game of knowledge, we pull together, fueled by determination and unity. Tugging towards success, one strong bond at a time.

SHS Class of 2023 tosses caps on graduation day.

Embarking on a new chapter with tassels turned and dreams in hand.

Young Sidney students stand outside on the first day of school.
Inspired & Empowered

Nurturing a mission to inspire, empower, and prepare for a future filled with limitless possibilities.

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News & Events

Preschool-age children play doctor with toy babies.

Sidney City Schools is proud to offer preschool to children ages 3-5 at Whittier Early Childhood Center. Preschool registration for the 2024-2025 school year opens on March 4, 2024.  

  • Preschool
  • WECC
  • Whittier Early Childhood Center
Matthias Yelton recieves State FFA Degree.

Sidney High School is proud to announce that junior Matthias Yelton will earn the State FFA Degree.

  • FFA
  • Sidney High School
SMS earns Momentum Award from Ohio Department of Education and Workforce

Sidney City Schools is proud to share that Sidney Middle School has been recognized by the Ohio Department of Education and Workforce (ODEW) for achieving the Momentum Award for its results on the 2022-2023 state report card. 

  • Sidney Middle School
Emerson Primary named 2024 OAESA Hall of Fame School

The Ohio Association of Elementary School Administrators (OAESA) announced that Emerson Primary School of the Sidney City School District has been selected as a 2024 OAESA Hall of Fame School.

  • Emerson Primary


At A Glance

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Student Enrollment

Our district is made up of approximately 3,300 students, 6 schools, 200 teachers, and 150 support staff such as aides, custodians, bus drivers, cooks, and secretaries. Each school also has a security officer or SRO and a trained emergency response team for student and staff safety.


Extra-Curricular Activities & Programs

Starting as early as fifth and sixth grade, we offer our students a variety of boys, girls, and co-ed sports and provide our students the opportunity to become members and leaders of clubs. Students may also choose to become involved in our highly successful music program by taking band, choir, or orchestra.


Preschool Students

Early childhood education lays the groundwork for the development of a lifelong learner. Whittier Early Childhood Center staff strive to support the whole child by providing learning opportunities in all areas of development including social-emotional skills and academic foundations. 


CCP & AP Courses

Sidney High School offers its students  24 college credit plus and advanced placement courses, allowing students to take and earn credit for college-level courses while staying at Sidney High School. Some students are able to obtain an associate's degree in tandem with their high school diploma. 

On being a Yellow Jacket

Jesie Geuy
  • Administrator

"To be a Yellow Jacket means being a part of a proud family. A family who perseveres even when the odds are stacked against us. We lean on each other. We learn & grow day in and day out. Yellow Jackets represent tradition, family, & unity. We strive to thrive in our hive."

Jesie Geuy, SMS Assistant Principal

Part of the Sidney City Schools family since 2022
Shamara Foy
  • Administrator

"Many people play an active role in a student's development inside and outside the classroom. These members include teachers, students, and parents. To be a Yellow Jacket means being part of a big FAMILY, with a common goal to see a student succeed."

Shamara Foy, Director of Food Services

Part of the Sidney City Schools family since 2012
Sara Olding
  • Teacher

"It means being part of something that is trying to make this community better. It means being dedicated to understanding the changing needs of the students I serve and the community I am a part of. Being a Yellow Jacket means that I have a family much larger than the one that into which I was born."

Sara Olding, 12th Grade English Teacher

Part of the Sidney City Schools family since 1998

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