Jul 24, 2017
BOE Votes to Make Bowling Official HS Sport

Pickerington Schools Board of Education added boys and girls bowling as official high school varsity team sports at its meeting Monday night. The change will go into effect for the 2017-18 school year. The high schools have fielded club teams for both boys and girls for the past four years. North boys managed to advance […]

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Jul 21, 2017
Volunteer Teachers Sought for Ohio MathCorps

Help students see that every problem has a solution. AmeriCorps offers a unique opportunity for people to give a year of their life in service to others, while receiving extensive professional development, a monthly stipend and an Education Award to help pay back student loans or tuition costs. The Ohio Math Corps (OMC) is a brand […]

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Jul 20, 2017
Every Student Will Have Personal Tech Device This Fall

When computers were first placed inside schools for educational purposes, it was almost a luxury to sit behind a big box with a black-and-white screen that operated at a snail’s pace. It was almost unheard of for a computer to be available for every student in the class, let alone to access anytime of the […]

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Jul 20, 2017
Job Fair Planned for Monday

Maybe you or someone you know would make a great substitute custodian, secretary, food service worker, paraprofessional or duty aide! Pickerington Schools has positions for substitute workers in these areas — and we’re hosting a job fair on Monday, July 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Heritage Elementary School, 100 N. East Street, […]

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Jul 13, 2017
Student Before Athlete

Life as a student athlete is a balancing act.  A lot of students while in school participate in extra curricular activities such as sports. Student athletes are held to a specific standard to make sure their grades do not fall. Pickerington Schools student athletes are required by the Ohio High School Athletic Association and the […]

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Jul 6, 2017
Mark Aprile to be inducted into OCC Hall of Fame

Mark Aprile, Pickerington Schools Director of Student Activities, will be inducted to the Ohio Capital Conference Hall of Fame. Inductees were selected through a nomination process by member schools, and the Hall of Fame Committee made final selections. Aprile began coaching and teaching in Pickerington High School in 1992 and spent five years as a […]

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Jun 28, 2017
Summer Food, Fun, and Education

Even though it had a new location this year, the Pickerington Schools Summer Food Program has been a success in serving Pickerington students with food, fun and education! The meals are sponsored by the USDA, so are free for all children between ages 0 and 18. All meals must be eaten on site. Lunch is being […]

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Jun 20, 2017
PHSC Secretary Nominated for LifeChanger of the Year Award

Congratulations to Linda Katchmar, Pickerington High School Central secretary, for being nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year Award. LifeChanger of the Year Award is an annual program sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation and helps recognize K-12 educators and school employees across the United States. This program celebrates those who are […]

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Jun 14, 2017
Monica Lavelle Receives Educator Award at Conference

Congratulations to Monica Lavelle, Toll Gate Elementary School second grade teacher, for receiving the Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator Award from Battelle for Kids. This award encompasses what it means to be an outstanding educator. The intention of the Celebrate Teaching award is to recognize and support educators who have had a powerful impact on students, […]

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Jun 6, 2017
PHSN’s Kuberski Received National Merit University Scholarship

Pickerington High School North graduate Sara Kuberski has received a university-financed National Merit Scholarship from the West Virginia University Foundation Inc. The announcement was made today by National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Nearly 3,200 students nationwide were offered one of these college- and university-sponsored scholarships. The NMSC scholarships range from $500 to $2,000 per year. Kuberski […]

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