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Opportunity School

Midwest Regional ESC & Sidney City Schools Opportunity School

PROVIDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUCCESS

Program Highlights

  • Low teacher/ student ratio
  • Self-paced curriculum
  • Earn academic credits
  • Earn credit for your job
  • Non-traditional classroom setting
  • Field trips
  • Guest speakers
  • Career Planning (field experiences, job shadowing, internships)
  • Service learning projects
  • One to One Mentorship CareerQUEST
  • Partnership with the UVCC –GRADS Program
  • Partnership with local Social Service Agencies
  • Small Group Counseling
  • Tutoring
  • Manufacturing Program with Rhodes State College and Career Camp with UVCC

Student Expectations

  • Come with a positive attitude
  • Have a desire to graduate – complete graduation requirements
  • Attend class daily Mon-Thur 3pm-7pm
  • Secure and maintain a job approved by the CBIP coordinator

Student Profile

  • Enrolled in Sidney city or Shelby county schools
  • 16 years of age or older
  • Earned fewer than 6 credits
  • Other criteria may apply and students will be considered on an individual basis

Opportunity School Staff

Jon Guey

Evening Principal

Sybil Truster

Director

Thomas Roll

Co-Coordinator

Tom Clark

Consultant

Doug Barhorst

Academic Adviser

Amy Simindinger

Juvenile Liaison

Bev Holthaus

Grads

Greg Ward

Careers

Hilary Davis

SCOLA/Academic Advisor

 
Dee Slonaker

OS Aide

Mike Ward

Math Tutor

Sara Olding

ELA Tutor

Mandi Croft

Big Brothers/Big Sisters 

Tabitha Schmieesing

Intervention Specialist

Morgan Headings

Intervention Specialist

Bill Hoewischer

OS Aide

Gail Dafler

Counseling

John Willoughby

SCOLA

Greg Johnson

Evaluator

For More Information Contact

Jon Geuy, Program Coordinator/Evening Principal/SCOLA
Sidney High School, 937.494.2001 ext – 1154