Aug 13, 2020
2020-21 Bus Route Info is Now Available!

The 2020-21 bus routes are now available via the interactive online system on our Transportation page under “Your Child’s Bus Route.” Once there, you will find detailed instructions to help you log into the system. Check it out! FYI: All passwords have been reset to the default (which is the student ID number), so any password changes […]

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Aug 10, 2020
2020-21 School Lunch Prices & Other Food Service Info

It’s time to start thinking about school lunches!! All meals for the 2020-21 school year will be under the National School Lunch and Breakfast program. Here are the prices for the 2020-21 school year: High School — $3.00 (tiered pricing meals are also available) Junior High — $3.00 (tiered pricing meals are also available) Middle […]

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Jul 27, 2020
COVID-19 Contact Flow Chart and Case Update

During the July 27 Board of Education meeting, the administrative team shared two documents which provide an update on the way Pickerington Schools is handling suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19. The following pdf shows the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began in each PLSD building: July 24 COVID-19 Update (pdf) PLSD’s […]

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Jul 20, 2020
Phase 3 Extracurricular Training Updates

Dear PLSD Parents,  As we complete our sixth week of our “return to play” plan, we have followed the guidelines and brought our students back to campus safely with minimal setbacks. As we continue to move towards the fall, our goal will continue to be the safety of our students, staff, families and community. We […]

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Jul 14, 2020
PLSD Finalizes Back-To-School Plan

At the July 13 Board of Education meeting, the Board approved the 2020-21 “Flexible Learning 2.0” Back-To-School Plan as recommended by the district’s COVID-19 Task Force. The task force is comprised of administrators, two school board members, and union representatives. Please keep in mind that the plan specifics continue to evolve and we know that […]

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Jun 25, 2020
Dr. Briggs’ Message Regarding Racial Injustice Stories on Social Media

Dear Pickerington community, Pickerington Schools is aware of social media accounts that have been created as spaces for Black, African American, Indigenous and People of Color to share their stories and experiences. These accounts contain stories of racism, micro-aggressions, implicit bias, bullying and the feelings that accompany them. It is painful to read these stories […]

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Jun 23, 2020
New Webpage Provides One-Stop Shop for Family Resources

Pickerington Schools is pleased to launch a new webpage that’s loaded with links to useful resources for your child(ren) and family! On our new “Student and Family Wellness Resources” page, you will find information that ranges from tips for talking with your child about the pandemic, to support with meeting your family’s food, clothing and […]

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Jun 19, 2020
Juneteenth Reflection From Supt. Briggs

PLSD Community, By now many of you have read the recent racial equity statement shared on behalf of the PLSD leadership team. As mentioned in the statement, we are encouraging ongoing and meaningful dialogue as we grow together and continually strive to be better. Over the past days and weeks, I have been inspired by many […]

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Jun 17, 2020
Weight Rooms To Open in Athletics Training Phase 2

Dear Pickerington community, On Monday, June 8, Pickerington Local Schools began the process of bringing our students back to campus under the directives issued by the Ohio Department of Health, the OHSAA, and Governor DeWine’s office.  The order allows school facilities to be open specifically and exclusively for extracurricular purposes and allows individual skills training […]

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Jun 15, 2020
How PLSD Is Weathering the Financial Storm Due to COVID-19

Today, I wanted to provide our community with an update on Pickerington Schools and what our district is doing to actively and proactively respond to the current situation with COVID-19. As you may have heard, the governor announced an immediate $300 million reduction in public school funding across the state. Pickerington Schools’ state formula funding […]

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