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“May I Be Happy” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

  “May I Be Happy” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Youth Yoga Project invites you to a screening of May I Be Happy, an internationally acclaimed documentary film that depicts the benefits of mindfulness in education. Following the film, we will engage in a panel discussion with local educators, school administrators, healthcare professionals and community leaders who are leading this work in our Central Ohio […]

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Real Conversations with CCS Boardmember Ragland

Anne Evans Anne Evans Real Conversations with CCS Boardmember Ragland

Meet with new Columbus Board of Education member James Ragland and share your thoughts as part of a real conversation about our District and Dominion Middle School. Light refreshments will be served.

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Q & A: Mary Jo Hudson Reflects on Columbus School Board Resignation

Grant Walters Grant Walters Q & A: Mary Jo Hudson Reflects on Columbus School Board Resignation

After ending her five-year tenure with the Board last week, Hudson talks more about her decision and her future hopes for city schools and stakeholders

On Dec. 6, Columbus Board of Education member Mary Jo Hudson submitted her letter of resignation, which will end her five-year tenure on Dec. 31, 2018. The letter chiefly cites Hudson’s contention with the board’s governance model, among other philosophical and functional gaps that she believes it will need to address to serve the city’s […]

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Columbus City Schools Community Meeting regarding proposal to close schools

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus City Schools Community Meeting regarding proposal to close schools

The Columbus City Schools’ Facilities Task Force has added three more community meetings for public input on its recommendations to close or adjust several schools and administrative sites across the District. Read about each recommendation by clicking here. The newly scheduled community meetings will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., at the following locations: […]

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Columbus City Schools Community Meeting regarding proposal to close schools

Anne Evans Anne Evans

The Columbus City Schools’ Facilities Task Force has added three more community meetings for public input on its recommendations to close or adjust several schools and administrative sites across the District. Read about each recommendation by clicking here. The newly scheduled community meetings will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., at the following locations: […]

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Columbus City Schools Fills Board Vacancy With Interim Appointment

Grant Walters Grant Walters Columbus City Schools Fills Board Vacancy With Interim Appointment

Delivering an outcome that was reported as a possibility yesterday, Columbus City Schools announced last night after its regularly scheduled business meeting that an interim appointment had been made to fill its vacant Board of Education seat. Bryan O. Steward, who served as an elected BOE member from 2011 to 2015 and is also a […]

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Major Changes In Store for Columbus City Schools

Grant Walters Grant Walters Major Changes In Store for Columbus City Schools

Just weeks after announcing its new choice for superintendent, CCS may decide who will fill its vacant Board of Education position on Tuesday.

The last quarter of 2018 is shaping up to be an active, and potentially transformative, period for Columbus City Schools. This week, CCS is aiming to conclude its brief search for the vacant Board of Education seat vacated by former member Dominic Paretti, who resigned amid accusations of sexual harassment on Sept. 21. According to […]

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