Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Pickertington Local Schools
Parent information on new tests for 2015

Beginning with this school year (2014-15), Ohio school districts will switch from the Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) and Ohio Graduation Tests (OGT) to a new set of exams. These Next Generation Assessments more closely align with the state’s new learning standards and with the PLSD curriculum. These assessments also encourage students to use the critical thinking skills necessary to prepare them for college and career. Click HERE for complete information.

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American Legion supports district families

PLSD wants to say thanks to the Sons of the American Legion Post 283 for generous support of Pickerington families this holiday season.

Post 283 donated $1,500 in gift cards to help give some district families a happier holiday season.

Shown here with Superintendent Valerie Browning-Thompson are Post 283 members Ron Marshall (left), Steve Robertson and Larry Kingera (right).

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Hour of Code part of international effort

On Thursday, dozens of students at Ridgeview STEM Junior High School crowded around tables in the school’s media center, staring intently at computer monitors and iPads.

On the screens, tiny cartoon characters crawled around tunnels in rudimentary video games. But these students weren’t playing Angry Birds. They were learning some of the basics of computer coding during the school’s Hour of Code event.

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PLSD Special Olympics Team wows at competition

PLSD is pleased to announce that members of the district Special Olympics team recently competed at the 2014 State Swim Meet, held at The Ohio State University McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion, with several of our athletes "bringing home the gold."

Here's a look at the performance of these inspiring young people:

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Holiday Happenings in PLSD

Here are just a few of the holiday performances and other activities planned throughout the district for December. Additional activities will be added as we learn about them.

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