Jan 29, 2020
Why the Fairfield Co. Reappraisal May Not Increase Your Taxes

The Fairfield County Auditor’s Office recently sent notice to residents that property values are increasing 20-25% across the district. This notice left many residents wondering how their tax bill would be affected, and specifically, if property taxes would also go up 20-25%. In the latest video in Money Matter$ series, Pickerington Schools Treasurer Ryan Jenkins […]

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Jan 21, 2020
2020 Building POPs Winners Announced

The 2020 “Pride of Pickerington” (POPs) employee of the year winners for each building were announced at the Innovation Conference on Friday, January 17. Watch the official video announcing the winners below.   POPs winners are selected after a nomination process that includes nominations by other staff members, voting within each building, and a review […]

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Jan 15, 2020
We’re Seeking Support Staff Substitutes

We need your help! The following positions or departments are in need of support staff substitutes: Duty Aides, Library Aides, Kindergarten Aides, Food Service, Paraprofessionals, Secretaries, Office Assistants, and Health Care Assistants. If interested, please fill out the application here. Further information will be sent to those who apply, and there will also be a […]

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Jan 9, 2020
Money Matter$ Series Explains PLSD Financial Issues

This school year, we’ve launched the all new Money Matter$ series. Featuring Pickerington Schools’ Treasurer, Ryan Jenkins, this video series is designed to explain sometimes complex financial issues in an easy-to-understand way. The Money Matter$ series is one of many ways in which the district is working to openly and transparently communicate its effective use […]

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Dec 5, 2019
Legal Notice — Proposed Class Action — DOE vs. Ohio

The State of Ohio, the Governor, the Ohio Department of Education, and other state-level defendants to a class action lawsuit have reached a proposed settlement and have requested that our district inform students and parents of the proposed settlement. A link to the settlement is below. Please note, our district is not a defendant in […]

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Oct 24, 2019
District Junior High, Middle School Families Invited to College & Career Family Night

It’s never too early to start thinking about your child’s college and career, and a PLSD event planned for Nov. 13 can help you start that process. The eighth annual College and Career Family Night will be held at Ridgeview STEM Jr. High (130 Hill Rd S.), but it is for all district junior high […]

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Oct 1, 2019
Booster Groups Story on FOX News

Pickerington Schools is releasing the following statement in response to the story about to air on Fox 28 News tonight: Booster groups are separate organizations with their own tax ID number, organizational structure, officers and bylaws. These organizations, when endorsed by the district, are formally approved as district support groups. The Pickerington Central Music Boosters […]

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Oct 1, 2019
Students Can Borrow District Hotspot Devices

Did you know that students with limited or no internet access in their homes can gain access to WiFi for their homework and other school projects thanks to a Pickerington Schools program? Through the Every-1-Connected program, the district will offer a limited number of free wireless hotspot devices to students who have limited or no […]

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Sep 26, 2019
District Earns Two Awards for Financial Reporting

Pickerington Schools and the district’s Treasurer’s Office 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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Sep 25, 2019
2020 Ohio Music Education Association Selections

Several students from Pickerington High School Central and North have been selected for 2020 Ohio Music Education (OMEA) All-State and All-Region Ensembles. Students are selected for OMEA Ensembles via a very competitive audition process that uses advanced collegiate and professional level repertoire. Selectees will rehearse and perform with their OMEA All-State Ensemble at the OMEA Professional Development Conference […]

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