Sep 13, 2017
Pickerington Schools to Host Google Roundtable

Pickerington Schools will play host to some special guests from Google in October, as well as school officials from Ohio and other states interested in learning about the district’s one-to-one approach to technology. The district will host a Google Leadership Roundtable Oct. 5. Director of Instructional Technology Brian Seymour said this event will be an […]

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Sep 13, 2017
3 Pickerington Students Named NMSC Semifinalists

Three Pickerington seniors are part of the small percentage of high school students who have qualified as semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program. This year’s semifinalists from Pickerington High School Central are Amber Hamelin and Megan St. Hilaire. Pickerington High School North’s Henry Huland also is a semifinalist. The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic […]

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Sep 12, 2017
Junior High Schools Compete to Help Hurricane Relief

The race is on. Lakeview and Ridgeview STEM junior high schools are competing against each other to help victims of Hurricane Harvey. The two schools are partnering with AmerisourceBergen, a pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution company in Lockbourne, Ohio, to collect and send supplies to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. In order to challenge the students […]

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Sep 7, 2017
Pickerington Schools Celebrates Diversity and Cultures with CommUNITY Fair

The second annual Pickerington Schools CommUNITY Fair will take place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at Pickerington High School Central. The CommUNITY Fair is open to the public and appropriate for all ages. The fair will include performances from elementary students, Irish dancers, Laotian dancers, a fashion show, and an Ethiopian dance. “We […]

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Aug 31, 2017
Pickerington Students Selected to 2018 OMEA All-State Ensembles

Fifteen Pickerington high school students have been selected to the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) All-State Choir and All-State Band Ensembles. The OMEA works to promote music education in elementary schools up to colleges and universities statewide. Each year, the OMEA holds a conference in Ohio that showcases several high school and university ensembles and […]

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Aug 24, 2017
Successful First Week of Smart Mouth Pizza Program at High Schools

Pickerington high school students have a hot, new lunch item on the menu this year: fresh, personal pizzas. Smart Mouth Pizza is a program out of Atlanta, Georgia, that provides school lunch programs with the necessary tools and training to create personal-sized pizza in their own cafeteria daily. The Smart Mouth Pizza Program provides the […]

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Aug 15, 2017
Drivers Urged To Be Cautious As Kids Return To School

Dear Parents and Friends of the Schools, Each year, Pickerington Schools experience incidents involving vehicles traveling at excessive speeds near our schools and drivers who are not watching for children walking and biking near school. Pickerington Schools reminds parents and other drivers within our community to be cautious and attentive around school zones because children […]

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Aug 14, 2017
Pickerington High Schoolers Performed in State Fair Choir, Band

If you attended this year’s Ohio State Fair, you just might have seen the All Ohio State Fair Youth Choir and All Ohio State Fair Youth Band performing around the fairgrounds. You also would have seen several of Pickerington’s finest high school musicians performing in those groups! From Pickerington High School Central, students Madison Naegele, […]

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Aug 8, 2017
District Earns Awards for Financial Reporting

Pickerington Schools and the district’s Treasurer’s Office have recently received two awards for excellence in financial reporting. Popular Annual Financial Report Following a review by a panel of independent reviewers, the district’s Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) has received the Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting from the  Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) […]

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Aug 3, 2017
Immunization Clinics Available in Franklin, Fairfield Counties

Parents seeking immunizations for their children may be interested in some of the upcoming opportunities offered by the Fairfield and Franklin county health departments. In Fairfield County, walk-in clinics will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 7 and Sept. 19 at the health department, 1550 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100, Lancaster. 740.652.2800. Information from […]

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