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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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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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Clintonville Quest

  Clintonville Quest

Teams of 2 – 4 complete a crazy mix of challenges, riddles, and brain-stumpers that lead you to checkpoints and teach you about our wonderful neighborhood of Clintonville! Our abbreviated Quest Mini is great for families with young kids! Proceeds from this fundraiser directly benefit literacy projects in schools in the Whetstone pathway of Columbus […]

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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

STAY INFORMED & MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD! A citizen advisory task force convened by the Columbus City Schools Board of Education has been meeting regularly since April to review data and consider options for schools and administrative buildings the school board might consider for closing, with possible impacts to attendance boundaries, enrollment, and/or grade configurations […]

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Opinion: F Rating on State Report Cards Not the Full Story for South High

Mike Alcock Mike Alcock Opinion: F Rating on State Report Cards Not the Full Story for South High

Last week the Ohio Department of Education released report cards for 608 school districts across the state. Each school receives an A-F grade based on three different performance metrics. Since those grades were published I’ve read and heard quite a bit of feedback – from both laypeople and hardcore public education experts alike – decrying […]

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