Zanesville High School

Zanesville City Schools are CLOSED per the Governor's order.
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Zanesville High School

UPDATED! COVID-19 PLANS (03/26/20)

UPDATE! 3/26/20
Reminders for Friday:
  • Meal distribution begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m.
  • Meals are available at all six of our school buildings, as well as at War Veterans Park, next to VFW Post 1058 in Putnam. Please be patient at these sites, and also mindful of other traffic and possible pedestrians.
  • ZMHA will distribute meals in their neighborhoods that lie within our district.
  • All students are encouraged to turn in completed lessons, and can do so at any meal site. Graduating seniors may also drop off completed applications for the Zanesville Alumni Association Scholarship at this time.
  • Please remember that we prefer drive-ups, but walkers will not be excluded.
  • All students – especially those who attend ZHS – are highly encouraged to regularly check their school email and Google Classrooms (or similar) for important messages and information.
Also, please remember that all District buildings are CLOSED. Please utilize email for contact purposes.
We hope everyone is doing well, and practicing safe physical distancing procedures. Like all of you, we anxiously await reaching the other side of this crisis and resuming normal operations.
Click the photo of Mr. Foreman's latest release above to download a PDF version.

Important resources for students

Students in crisis, or needing immediate assistance for physical or mental health needs, should contact 9-1-1.
Additional mental health resources for those in need include:
  • AllWell Crisis Hotline: 740-453-5818 or 1-800-344-5818
  • Nationwide Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Crisis Text Hotline: Text HELP to 741741
In non-emergency situations, students receiving counseling services through our partnership with AllWell at the high school, and who would like to get in contact with the counselor, should call the ZHS Main Office at 740-453-0335 for contact information.
Additionally, students can dial 2-1-1 or call 1-800-544-1601 for various resources, including housing and food needs, in Muskingum County.
Other helpful resources:

Spectrum offering free Wi-Fi

Charter Communications, parent company of Spectrum, is offering free access to broadband and Wi-Fi for 60 days for new K-12 and college student households. For more information, click here.

What to do about COVID-19

Please read the following information from the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department regarding COVID-19. You can also access information by going to the ZMCHD website.

2020-21 Cheer tryouts set

Cheerleading tryouts for both ZMS and ZHS have been announced. All clinics and dates are required unless approved in advance by a coach. All will be conducted at ZHS:
- Parent Meeting (ZHS): 6 p.m. Thursday, April 16th
- Parent Meeting (ZMS): 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16th
- Clinic 1: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 21st
- Clinic 2: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22nd
- Clinic 3: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 23rd
- Final ZHS Tryout: 4 p.m. Friday, April 24th
- Final ZMS Tryout: 6 p.m. Friday, April 24th

Prepare for a trip to Japan!

Mr. Miller is coordinating another trip to Japan through Explorica, and you're invited to come along. The dates are June 8-17, 2021. For more information, go to the Explorica website for this trip. You may also get more information by viewing the attached slide show (click "MORE+"). More +

Board policy regarding early dismissal of a student

The Zanesville City Schools Board of Education has established a policy regarding the early dismissal of any student. Click here to read that policy, and to learn the avenues for arranging an early dismissal.

2020 Tour will highlight Austria, Germany, Switzerland

ZHS teachers Ms. Porter and Mrs. Woerner are preparing to lead another tour to Europe, in conjunction with EF Tours. This tour will be in late May / early June 2020, and will feature visits to Austria, Germany, and Switzerland. Click here to watch Ms. Porter's informational slide show regarding this upcoming trip.

Job shadowing helps define career choices

Job shadowing is a great way to help you determine you career path and goals. Click here to learn more about it, and for a form to request a job shadowing experience.

for Zanesville High School

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Ms. Laura Tompkins
Mr. Nate Seekatz
  Assistant Principal
Mr. Chad Grandstaff
  Assistant Principal
Mr. Roger Cook
  Attendance Officer
Mrs. Colby Schmitt
  Counselor Supervisor
Mrs. WillaMarie Jackson
  School Counselor (10 & 11)
Mrs. Betty Caw
  School Counselor (9 & 12)
Mr. Scott Aronhalt
  Director of Athletics
1701 Blue Ave.,
Zanesville, OH 43701
Teacher Day7:10 AM - 2:40 PM
Student Day7:45 AM - 2:26 PM

ZHS Spring Choir Concert

Tue May 5 2020

ZHS Spring Band Concert

Thu May 7 2020
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