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District Updates

Tragic Loss
The Canton Local School District is saddened to learn of Canton South student Omarion Baker's passing on Monday, July 5. A celebration of life for Omar will be held on Sunday, July 25, from 3:00 - 7:00 pm at the Canton Township Community Center (formerly Amos McDaniel Elementary School).

We wish to extend our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to family members, relatives, friends and classmates.

Anyone wishing to speak with a counselor can call Coleman Crisis Center at (330) 452-6000 for assistance 24/7. 

Resources for Family:
Age-Related Reactions to a Traumatic Event


Back-to-School Ready Fest

Ready Fest is a time to meet your child’s teacher, bring all school supplies, and tour the building.

Walker Ready Fest 

  • Tuesday, August 10, 5:00-7:00 pm - Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 3
  • Wednesday, August 11, 5:00-7:00 pm - Preschool, Grade 2, Grade 4

FMMS Ready Fest - Thursday, August 12, 2021

  • 5th and 7th Grade from 4:30 - 6:00 pm
  • 6th and 8th Grade from 5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • Applied Arts and Music teachers from 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Teachers will only be available in classrooms during their designated time. 


school lists

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Please join us in welcoming Brett Yeagley to the Wildcat family!

In a sBrett Yeagleypecial meeting held Friday, March 19, 2021, the Board of Education hired Brett Yeagley as Superintendent of Canton Local Schools. He will replace Superintendent Steve Milano, who is retiring in July after 39 years in education. Click for press release




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Click here: American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ARP ESSER) -  Safe Return to In-Person and Continuity of Services Plan 





Canton Local Schools Learning Recovery Plan 3_29_2021


Facial Coverings and other COVID Updates

Effective June 2 and in alignment with the rescinded Ohio Department of Health Orders, facial coverings are recommended, but not required on Canton Local School District buildings, grounds, and buses. Please click here for further details.


Latest News

Summer Meals

On-site menu for summer learning & camps - Breakfast - Lunch
Curbside menu - Breakfast - Lunch
2021 summer meals

New Canton South Middle School csms

Opening August 2022!

Construction of the building began in the fall of 2020. Funding for the project comes from public utility taxes that the district has been able to put aside over the past several years and a partnership with the Ohio Schools Facilities Commission.  Download details here


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