Calendars and School Day Schedules

Whether you are looking for specifics about a building's daily schedule, start and dismissal times, or a broad overview of the calendar year, complete details are available here. This includes the standard daily schedule, as well as the schedule for days with a 2-hour delay. Junior high and high school bell schedules are also provided.

School Year Calendars

2021-22 Calendar

2021-22 Calendar

The school board  approved the revised 2021-2022 school year calendar at its meeting on June 7, 2021.

Parents are encouraged to refer to this calendar when planning activities such as vacations, family trips, and doctor’s visits.

The first day for students in grades 1-12 is scheduled for Monday, August 16, 2021, and the last day is scheduled for May 20, 2022 (Seniors’ last day is May 17, 2022) .  The first day for Kindergartners is August 20, 2021.  Winter break is scheduled to begin for students on December 23, 2021, with classes resuming January 4, 2022.   Spring Break is scheduled March 21-25, 2022. The last day of school is scheduled for Friday, May 20, 2022 with graduation scheduled on May 21, 2022. Ceremony times will be determined at a later date.

All calamity days during the 2021-2022 school year will be completed virtually on the day school is missed.

Also new this school year, K-12 students will learn virtually on October 6, December 1, March 2, and May 4.  On those dates (bolded below), district staff will engage in Professional Development.

Key dates on the calendar include:

  • August 16: First Day of School (Grades 1-12)
  • August 20: First Day of School (Kindergarten)
  • September 1: 2 Hr. Late Start – Professional Development
  • September 6: No School – Labor Day
  • October 6: Virtual Learning Day K-12 – Professional Development
  • October 7: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • October 11: No School (Kindergarten Only – All Day Parent/Teacher Conferences)
  • October 12: No School K-8; K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • November 2: No School – Professional Development
  • November 24 – 26: No School, Thanksgiving Break
  • December 1: Virtual Learning Day K-12 – Professional Development
  • December 23-December 31: No School, Winter Break
  • January 3: No School, Teacher Record Day
  • January 17: No School, Martin Luther King Day
  • January 26: No School, Innovation Day (Professional Development)
  • February 2: 2 Hr. Late Start – Professional Development
  • February 21: No School, Presidents Day
  • March 2: Virtual Learning Day K-12 – Professional Development
  • March 3: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • March 8: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • March 21-March 25: No School, Spring Break
  • April 6: 2 Hr. Late Start – Professional Development
  • April 15: No School, Good Friday
  • May 4: Virtual Learning Day K-12 – Professional Development
  • May 17: Last Day for Seniors
  • May 20: Last Day for Students K-11
  • May 21: Graduation Day!

 

If you have any additional questions about the school year calendar, call the Public Relations Department at 614.920.6125.

2022-23 Skeleton Calendar

Calendar 22-23 SY Skeleton (pdf)

The school board has approved the draft (skeleton) 2022-2023 school year calendar.

If you have any additional questions about the school year calendar, call the Public Relations Department at 614.920.6125.

2021-22 School Day Schedules

District Office

Standard District Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays.

Summer office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. starting soon after Memorial Day. Normal hours resume in late August.

High Schools

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Standard day

Start time: 7:55 a.m.

Dismissal time: 2:56 p.m.

PHSN mod schedule

PHSC mod schedule

Note: High School scheduling is based on 26 15-minute daily mods, allowing for flexibility in scheduling and course design.

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 9:55 a.m.

Dismissal time: 2:55 p.m.

PHSN bell schedule for two-hour delays, pep rallies

PHSC bell schedule for two-hour delays | PHSC Pep Rally schedule

Pickerington Alternative School

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

AM Session
(CBI Students Top Priority / Expectation Session)

Report Time: 7 a.m.

Dismissal Time: 4-hour rule after report time (11 a.m.)

 

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

PM Session

Report Time: 11 a.m.

Dismissal Time: 4-hour rule after report time (3 p.m.)

 

Junior High Schools

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Standard day

Start time: 7:15 a.m.

Dismissal time: 2:10 p.m.

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 9:15 a.m.

Dismissal time: 2:10 p.m.

Junior High Bell Schedule (Regular and 2-Hour Delay)

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Regular Bell Schedule (7:15 am to 2:10 pm)

  • Warning Bell: 7:10 am
  • Tardy Bell: 7:15 am
    P.A.W. Time  7:15 am- 7:30 am
    1st 7:34- 8:22 48 minutes
    2nd 8:26 – 9:14 48 minutes
    3rd 9:18- 10:06 48 minutes
    4th 10:10-11:10 60 minutes
    5th 11:14- 12:14 60 minutes
    6th 12:18- 1:18 60 minutes
    7th 1:22 – 2:10 48 minutes

     

Two-hour Delay Schedule (9:20 am – 2:10 pm)

  • Warning Bell 9:15 am
  • Tardy Bell 9:20
    2-Hour Delay Bell Schedule
     

    P.A.W Time

     

    9:15 – 9:20

     

    5 minutes

    1st 9:24- 9:45 21 minutes
    2nd 9:49 – 10:09 20 minutes
    3rd 10:13 – 10:33 20 minutes
    4th 10:37 – 11:37 60 minutes
    5th 11:41 – 12:41 60 minutes
    6th 12:45 – 1:45 60 minutes
    7th 1:49-2:10 21 minute
Middle Schools

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Standard day

Start time: 8:40 a.m.

Dismissal time: 3:30 p.m.

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 10:40 a.m.

Dismissal time: 3:30 p.m.

Elementary Schools

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Standard day

Start time: 9:15 a.m.

Dismissal time: 4:05 p.m.

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 11:15 a.m.

Dismissal time: 4:05 p.m.

Kindergarten

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

 

AM Kindergarten

Standard day

Start time: 9:15 a.m.

Dismissal time: 12:15 p.m.

 

Days with 2-hour delay

Start Time: 11:15 a.m.

Dismissal Time: 1:15 p.m.

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

 

PM Kindergarten

Standard day

Start time: 1:05 p.m.

Dismissal time: 4:05 p.m.

 

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 2:00 p.m.

Dismissal time: 4:05 p.m.

Preschool

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

AM Preschool

Standard day

Start time: 8:00 a.m.

Dismissal time: 10:45 a.m.

 

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 10:00 a.m.

Dismissal time: 11:45 a.m.

 

**PARENTS: The info in this section may not be accurate for the 2021-22 school year. Please check with your individual building to verify daily schedules.

PM Preschool

Standard day

Start time: Noon

Dismissal time: 2:45 p.m.

 

Days with 2-hour delay

Start time: 1:00 p.m.

Dismissal time: 2:45 p.m.