Back to School - WTRF 7 News Sports Weather - Wheeling Steubenville


Keeping Kids Safe Video included

Updated:

Maintaining a safe and secure environment. That's what officials say is the main responsibility of every school district.

Local Organization Honors Teachers Video included

Updated:

With the new school year, one local organization went out of their way to show its appreciation to the teachers of Bridgeport schools.

Officials Work to Keep Your Kids Safe While Getting On and Off the Bus Video included

Updated:

Wheeling Police officials sat along bus routes on Thursday as children returned to school.

Marshall County Schools Bring Classroom to Cafeteria with Multiple Gardens Video included

Updated:

When we think about the school lunches we were served as kids, usually square pizza, chicken nuggets, french fries, fruit cups, and milk come to mind. But these days schools are taking a whole new approach in feeding students while educating them at the same time.

Brooke County Schools Hands Out 1,200 Chromebooks To Students

Updated:

Tuesday was the first day of school for students in Brooke County, but the day was a little different than normal. 1,200 Chromebooks were given out to students in grades 4, 5, 8, and 9. Officials said their ultimate goal is to get Brooke County students to a one-on-one ratio with technology. So, after years of research to find something economical and effective, officials have decided to go with Chromebooks. Studies show that Chromebooks through Google Docs are actually ...

Hundreds Attend 27th Annual Adopt-A-Student event Video included

Updated:

27 years. That's how long Bethlehem Apostolic Temple has been holding their annual Adopt-A-Student Program, which gives children the supplies they need heading back to school. "We're trying to send them home with a smile and we're trying to do it in more than one way," said Reverend Darrell Cummings, Director of the North Wheeling Youth Center. Through the program, children are given supplies at different times throughout the school year. They receive...

Lawmakers Want Federal Help In Ending 'Lunch Shaming’

Updated:

A new bipartisan bill would make it illegal to publicly shame students who can’t afford to pay for lunch or have outstanding school lunch balances.

Backpack Safety: Too Much Weight Can Hurt

Updated:

Each year, students strap on their backpacks filled with textbooks, folders, lunches and more ---which means the weight quickly rises.

Buckeye Local Back to School Bash Video included

Updated:

We're quickly approaching the beginning of the 2017-18 school year, and most areas are doing what they can to ensure students have the proper material when school begins; Buckeye Local School District held their Back-to-School Bash on Sunday.

Tips To Save Money When Back To School Shopping

Updated:

It's that time of year again. The school year is right around the corner, which means it's time for back to school shopping and that can get pretty expensive. There are some ways to save money though. Officials believe shopping online is the best way to go. When shopping online, customers can compare stores, shop sales and even use cash back sites that put a little bit of money back in your pocket. Some other helpful tips to save include checking to see what you already have ...

Get Back to School Ready with Ohio's Tax Free Weekend

Updated:

Back to School bargain hunters, take note! This Friday, Saturday and Sunday is Tax Free Weekend in Ohio.

Adopt-A-Student and Back To School Festival Are Coming Up Soon

Updated:

It's back to school time again. The North Wheeling Community Outreach Center is preparing for their Adopt-A-Student event.

  • Back to SchoolMore>>

  • Back to School Tech - What you need for the 2017 season

    Back to School Tech - What you need for the 2017 season

    Summer is coming to an end and that means students are getting ready to head back to school. Technology has become a must-have and students and parents need to make sure they gear-up with this year’s latest gadgets.

    Tech Expert Carley Knobloch partnered with brands to showcase tech that will give students an edge when they go back to class this year.

    Summer is coming to an end and that means students are getting ready to head back to school. Technology has become a must-have and students and parents need to make sure they gear-up with this year’s latest gadgets.

    Tech Expert Carley Knobloch partnered with brands to showcase tech that will give students an edge when they go back to class this year.

  • Back to School Essentials – The Must-Haves for 2017

    Back to School Essentials – The Must-Haves for 2017

    Summer is almost over and that means students across the country are going back to school. It’s time to stock up on gear and get ready for class, at home and on the go.

    Lifestyle & Trends Expert Justine Santaniello partnered with some of her favorite brands for a look at the back to school essentials that students and parents should check out this school year!

    Summer is almost over and that means students across the country are going back to school. It’s time to stock up on gear and get ready for class, at home and on the go.

    Lifestyle & Trends Expert Justine Santaniello partnered with some of her favorite brands for a look at the back to school essentials that students and parents should check out this school year!

  • Back to School Shopping Trends

    Back to School Shopping Trends

    Preparing for a new school year is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting. Luckily, Lifestyle expert Justine Santaniello partnered with Target to help find everything you need for students of all ages, whether they’re in elementary school or heading off to college. Trends for elementary school kids include personalization. More than ever, kids want to express themselves and show off their personalities in their gear and supplies. Target has a ton of great brands to choos...

    Preparing for a new school year is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting. Luckily, Lifestyle expert Justine Santaniello partnered with Target to help find everything you need for students of all ages, whether they’re in elementary school or heading off to college. Trends for elementary school kids include personalization. More than ever, kids want to express themselves and show off their personalities in their gear and supplies. Target has a ton of great brands to choos...

2017 Back To School
Start Dates

Barnesville
8/21/17

Beallsville
8/29/17

Beaver Local
8/28/17

Bellaire
8/23/17

Bellaire St. John
8/23/17

Bridgeport
8/21/17

Brooke
8/15/17

Brooke County Schools
8/15/17

Buckeye Local
8/28/17

Buckeye Trail
8/17/17

Caldwell
8/21/217

Cambridge
8/21/17 Grade 6
8/22/17 Grades K-5 & 7-12

Cameron
8/17/17

Clay-Battelle
8/17/17 Grades 1-12
8/21/17 Kindergarten

Conotton Valley
8/23/17

Crestview High School
8/23/17

East Liverpool
8/30/17

East Richland Christian School
8/17/17

Edison
8/24/17

Fort Frye
8/24/17

Frontier
8/22/17

Hancock County Schools
8/23/17 Grades 1-12
8/30/17 Kindergarten

Harrison Central
8/24/17

Hundred
8/21/17

Indian Creek
8/29/17

John Marshall
8/17/17

Linsly
8/17/17

Magnolia
8/21/17

Marshall County Schools
8/17/17

Martins Ferry
8/22/17

Meadowbrook
8/15/17

Monroe Central
8/29/17

Morgantown
8/17/17 Grades 1-12
8/21/17 Kindergarten

Oak Glen
8/23/17 Grades 1-12
8/30/17 Kindergarten

Ohio County Schools
8/17/17

Paden City
8/21/17

Parkersburg South
8/16/17

River
8/29/17

Shadyside
8/23/17

Shenandoah
8/16/17

Southern Local High School
8/22/17

St. Clairsville
8/23/17

Steubenville
8/23/17

Steubenville Catholic Central
8/29/17

Toronto
8/23/17

Trinity Christian School
8/17/17

Tyler County Schools
8/17/17 (Move Up Day)
8/18/17

Union Local
8/23/17

University
8/17/17 Grades 1-12
8/21/17 Kindergarten

Valley
8/21/17 Grade 9
8/22/17 Grades K-8 & 10-12

Warren High School
8/23/17

Weir High
8/23/17 Grades 1-12
8/30/17 Kindergarten

Weirton Madonna
8/21/17

Wellsville
8/28/17

Wetzel County Schools
8/21/17

Wheeling Central Catholic
8/23/17

Wheeling Park
8/17/17

Powered by Frankly