[Update] – Important changes to the District’s School Choice Fairs and application dates for the 2014-2015 School Year
COLUMBUS, OH. Jan., 22, 2014 – As part of the District’s efforts to utilize school facilities in a more efficient and effective manner, the District is in the process of analyzing school enrollment and closing buildings in which the school is underutilized. These actions are in keeping with Board of Education Policy 3226.1 with respect to school closings.
The District is revising the calendar for the School Choice Fairs, School Choice application deadlines, to allow sufficient time to present the school closing recommendations to the Board of Education, staff, parents, and community.
Please note the following:
Updated School Fair Dates
High School Fair
High School Fair has been moved to March 6, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Eastmoor Academy located at 417 S. Weyant Avenue. High School Applications will be available March 7, 2014, with a deadline of March 28, 2014.
April – Letters of notification are sent to families
Middle and Elementary School Fair
The Middle and Elementary School Fair has been moved to March 11, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Arts Impact Middle School (AIMS) located at 680 Jack Gibbs Blvd. Middle and Elementary School Applications will be available March 21, 2014 with a deadline of April 11, 2014.
May – Letters of notification are sent to families.
The School Choice Lottery Office is located within the Central Enrollment Center, located at 430 Cleveland Avenue, on the corner of Cleveland Avenue and Jack Gibbs Boulevard.
For more information call the District’s FACTLine at 221-FACT (3228).
Edited by Columbus Post staff.