PIQUA — The following events are taking place in the Piqua City School District:

• The Piqua High School Holiday Vocal Concert and Cookie Walk will be held on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

• The Piqua High School Holiday Band Concert will be held on Monday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m.

• The Piqua Citywide Spelling Bee will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m. at Piqua Central Intermediate School.

In other school district news:

• Holiday Break for the Piqua City School District will begin on Monday, Dec. 21. Classes will resume on Monday, Jan. 4.

• School closings and delays — The Piqua City School District will be utilizing the Instant Connect parent notification services for the 2015-16 school year. Please make sure that your student’s building office has up-to-date phone numbers at all times to assure that you receive the notification calls. Announcements will also be posted to television channels 2, 7, 22/45, WPTW radio and on the district website.

• Congratulations to Piqua Junior High School students Cameron Foster and Nick Swank, who finished fifth out of 167 participants in the competition for building an efficient wind turbine blade at the STEM competition at Wright State Nutter Center on Nov. 21.

• Congratulations to Piqua High School student Kyra Buchanan, who was nominated as a candidate for the JJHuddle/Bucknuts Ohio High School Bowling Athlete of the Week.