Located just east of Columbus, Pickerington Schools is the fifteenth largest school district in the state of Ohio, serving over 11,500 students across 14 campuses. Drawing families from across the state and even the nation, Pickerington Schools is a destination district with a diverse community of learners and an excellent academic and athletic reputation. We aspire to be the school district of choice, improving our community and society by opening doors and providing opportunities for every child, every day. Our mission is to provide an engaging, innovative, and holistic learning experience that empowers each of our students to become a responsible, productive citizen of our community and our nation.
Pickerington Schools is a diverse learning community. Our student body is 6.6% Asian or Pacific Islander, 30.2% Black, Non-Hispanic, 6.2% Hispanic, 7.4% Multiracial, and 49.5% White, Non-Hispanic. Our students come from 73 countries and speak over 58 languages! Clicking on the image will take you to the current District Details on our Ohio School Report Card.
Perhaps the ultimate gauge of the success of a school district is how well our graduates are prepared for college, career, and the challenge of being responsible, productive citizens. More than 94% of our students graduate within four years and 96.5% graduate within five. Our graduation rate is on par with similar districts within the state and seven percentage points higher than the state average. More information on graduation is found on the Graduation Rate page on our Ohio School Report card.
Pickerington Schools staff have a dedication to enhancing their skills as educators, as evidenced by their commitment to continued learning and professional development. One-hundred percent of our principals have bachelor's degrees and 100% have at least their master's degree as well! Our teaching staff has an average of 15 years of teaching experience and nearly 81% have earned master's in addition to their bachelor's degrees. For more information about our building principals, teaching staff, and other educators, please see our District Details on our Ohio School Report Card.