Nov 28, 2018
Be Ready for Winter Weather

It’s that time of year when the possibility of school delays or cancellations due to winter weather is a possibility. Pickerington Schools reminds parents to be prepared for the possibility of school delays and cancellations. CHECK YOUR CONTACT INFO ON INFINITE CAMPUS First, parents are reminded to make sure their contact information and preferences are […]

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Nov 28, 2018
You Can Help Make The Holidays Merrier

Once again this year, RSJHS is partnering with the Violet Twp. Fire Department to assist PLSD families who need a bit of help making their holidays brighter. You will find a large red donation bin just inside our entrance for collecting new toys. We would love toys and gifts appropriate for older kids our students’ […]

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Oct 23, 2018
Vision Screenings

State mandated vision screenings for all seventh grade students will be done on Friday, October 26th. Students should wear or bring their glasses or contacts. Please contact the School Nurse, Marcia Stewart, if you have any concerns regarding your child and the screening process.

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Oct 9, 2018
Policy Change Would Increase Discipline for Vaping, Juuling Possession

Possessing and using e-cigarettes and similar devices designed for vaping will become a much more serious offense if the Board of Education approves proposed changes to the student handbooks at its Oct. 22 meeting. The school board had a first reading Monday night to changes in the junior high and high school handbooks, making possession of […]

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Oct 5, 2018
Ridgeview Students Donating Uneaten Cafeteria Food to Pantry

Parents know that sometimes their kids may wind up with a little too much food on their plates, or food they may not really enjoy eating. Rather than allow all that food to go to waste, the Interact Club at Ridgeview STEM Junior High School (with help from teachers Erika Lomonico and Christy Williams) is […]

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Oct 4, 2018
Ridgeview’s McGarvey named Ohio Middle School Counselor of the Year

Ridgeview STEM Junior High School Counselor Eileen McGarvey was named Ohio Middle School Counselor of the Year by the Ohio School Counselors Association. Every year, the association awards one counselor at the elementary, middle/junior, and high school level. At the annual All Ohio Counselors Conference in November, one of the three awardees will be named […]

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Oct 3, 2018
Signs of Suicide Screening

The teen years are marked by a rollercoaster ride of emotions – difficult for teens, their parents, and educators. It is easy to misread depression as normal adolescent turmoil; however, depression (among the most common of mental illnesses) appears to be occurring at a much earlier age, and the past decade has seen teen suicide […]

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Sep 25, 2018
The Food Pantry Needs Your Help for the Holidays

Dear Friends of the Pickerington Food Pantry, Please consider helping the pantry in providing a Holiday Meal Basket to anyone, in the Pickerington Local School District, who is in need of food for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.  You can help by donating a completed meal basket, by making a financial contribution toward the purchase […]

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Sep 20, 2018
Order Your Yearbook Today!

Capture all of the memories of the school year by purchasing a yearbook. Yearbooks are $30, and orders are now being taken online at YEARBOOK ORDERS using order number 13607. Yearbooks will be delivered in May, allowing all of the events and activities to be captured throughout the year. Don’t delay – purchase today!

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Sep 19, 2018
CommUNITY Fair To Feature Student Performances, Local Vendors

The third annual Pickerington Schools CommUNITY Fair will take place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at Pickerington High School Central. As in previous years, the fair is free, open to the public, and appropriate for all ages. This year, the family friendly event will feature several song and dance performances, a fashion show […]

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