Meadowlawn News

September 17, 2016

Reading with your child...

Parent tips for raising strong readers and writers ... Growing Readers!

How to Read an E-Book with Your Child Electronic books, called e-books, are becoming more and more commonplace these days. Some readers, like the first-generation Kindle and Nook devices, offer a basic digital version of a print book. Children scroll through the pages to read, and the experience is somewhat similar to reading a traditional book.

What is happening this week...

  • All week - Finishing MAP tests
  • All week - 2nd & 3rd graders - participating in Dibels testing
  • Tuesday & Wednesday - Vision and hearing screening 3rd & 5th graders

Are you registered to vote? Is your registration up to date?

Are you registered to vote? Do you still live at the address you last voted? Did you vote in recent elections?

If you answered NO to any of these questions, you may want to check to see if you able to vote in the November election.

In order to vote in the November election you will need to update your information or register to vote by October 11th.


You can do this various ways...

By mail ...

In person - You can go to the Erie County Board of elections:


2900 Columbus Ave.

Room 101

Sandusky, OH 44870

Telephone: 419-627-7601


1. Get the voter registration form


  • Download and print the Ohio state voter registration form or call 1-877-767-6446 to request one by mail
  • Get the form



2. Fill out the form


  • Check the box to select whether you’re registering, updating your address, or updating your name register
  • Steps 1–2 · Indicate if you're a US citizen and if you'll be 18 on or before Election Day, Nov 8
  • Steps 3–8 · Provide your name and address
  • Steps 9–10 · Provide your birthday and driver’s license number. If you don't have one, provide the last 4 digits of your Social Security number or include a photocopy of one of the following:
Current photo ID


Military ID
Current utility bill
Bank statement
Paycheck
Government check
Any government document that shows your name and address
  • Step 11 · Providing your phone number is optional
  • Step 12 · Provide your old address if you're changing it
  • Step 13 · Provide your new full name if you're changing it, and sign the box with your old name
  • Step 14 · Sign and date the form


3. Send the form


Your completed form must be postmarked by Oct 11 and sent to this address:

Secretary of State of Ohio
Elections Division
180 E. Broad Street – 15th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215

For faster processing, mail it to your county board of elections

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