Back to School 2017

It might be summer, but here in Pickerington Schools we're already thinking about students coming back to school for fall! From supply lists to student handbooks, from school menus to easy ways to update your family's information online, this page is your one-stop shop with all the information you'll need to get your kids ready for school!

General Information

Locations

Tussing Elementary, 7117 Tussing Road, Reynoldsburg: 614.834.2621

Violet Elementary, 8855 Education Drive, Pickerington: 614.548.1521

Hours

Normal Monday-Thursday

AM Class: 8-10:45 a.m.

PM Class: Noon-2:45 p.m.

Two-Hour Delay

AM Class: 10-11:45 a.m.

PM Class: 1-2:45 p.m.

Contacts

Attendance Line: 614.834.2622

Transportation: 614.837.8525

Preschool Supervisor: Amy McNeal

 

Tussing Preschool Staff

Teachers

  • Cassie Champlin
  • Rebecca McOsker
  • Hannah Morris
  • Hillary Harper
  • Courtney Colapietro

Assistants

  • Marlene Mercado
  • Regina Danison
  • Terri Newcomer
  • Nancy Harlow
  • Elizabeth Hall
  • Angela Griesemer
Violet Preschool Staff

Teachers

  • Amanda Foley
  • Julie Collins
  • Natasha Brickweg

Assistants

  • Lindsey Little
  • Lori McNaughten
  • Emily Eberhardt
  • Joanna Moore
  • Mabry Morrow
Related Service Personnel

Speech Therapists

  • Collette Moon, SLP
  • Robyn Silberstein, SLP
  • Candi Eccleston, SLP
  • Amy Portenlanger, SLP

Physical Therapist

  • Maurisa Baker, PT

School Psychologist

  • Julie Pitman
  • Patrice Fischer

Occupational Therapist

  • Lindsay Manson, OT

Information for Preschool at Tussing Elementary

Open House

On Friday, Aug. 18th, we invite preschool students to come and visit their new classrooms! This is a great time for students to meet their teacher an see their classroom for the 2017-2018 school year.

The classrooms will be open for one hour windows for you and your child to stop by. Please follow the times below:

  • AM Class: 10-11 AM
  • PM Class: 1-2 PM

This is a great time to bring in your child’s supplies, change of clothes, and paperwork before their first day of school.

See you soon!

Preschool Parent Information Night (Tussing)

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Where: Tussing Elementary

What: This information night will include:

  • A welcome presentation by the preschool supervisor
  • Information presented by the school nurse
  • Break-apart meetings in your child’s classroom to meet the teacher and receive classroom information

Please bring all of your child’s completed school and medical forms, as well as all supplies, diapers, etc.

Please note: This is a parent presentation only. Childcare will not be provided. Your child will have the chance to see the classroom and meet their teacher at the Friday, Aug. 18th for the Open House described above.

School Supply Lists (Tussing)

All students must bring diapers and baby wipes, if needed

Boys should bring:

  • One box of Crayola Classic 10-pack of markers
  • One package of character stickers (such as Cars, Ninja Turtles, My Little Pony, Disney characters)
  • Three glue sticks
  • Hand sanitizer

Girls should bring:

  • One box of Crayola crayons
  • One package of character stickers (such as Cars, Ninja Turtles, My Little Pony, Disney characters)
  • Three glue sticks
  • Dry erase markers

Information for Preschool at Violet Elementary

Open House

On Friday, Aug. 18th, we invite preschool students to come and visit their new classrooms! This is a great time for students to meet their teacher an see their classroom for the 2017-2018 school year.

The classrooms will be open for one hour windows for you and your child to stop by. Please follow the times below:

  • AM Class: 10-11 a.m.
  • PM Class: 1-2 p.m.

This is a great time to bring in your child’s supplies, change of clothes, and paperwork before their first day of school.

See you soon!

Preschool Parent Information Night (Violet)

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Thursday, August 17

Where: Violet Elementary

What: This information night will include:

  • A welcome presentation by the preschool supervisor
  • Information presented by the school nurse
  • Break-apart meetings in your child’s classroom to meet the teacher and receive classroom information

Please bring all of your child’s completed school and medical forms, as well as all supplies, diapers, etc.

Please note: This is a parent presentation only. Childcare will not be provided. Your child will have the chance to see the classroom and meet their teacher at the Friday, Aug. 18th, for the Open House described above.

School Supply Lists (Violet)

All students must bring 2 Plastic Pocket folders and diapers and baby wipes, if needed

Boys should bring:

  • One box of Crayola Classic 10-pack of markers
  • One package of character stickers (such as Cars, Ninja Turtles, My Little Pony, Disney characters)
  • Three glue sticks
  • Hand sanitizer

Girls should bring:

  • One box of Crayola crayons
  • One package of character stickers (such as Cars, Ninja Turtles, My Little Pony, Disney characters)
  • Three glue sticks
  • Dry erase markers