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Sat
11

Optional Ocean & Island Discovery Camp

July 11, 2020 to July 19, 2020 All Day

If you are thinking about sending your 6th, 7th or 8th grader, the deposit to hold your spot is due on December 20, 2019.  Contact Tom Fogel at fogelt@gjps.org.  

Tue
14

GJPS Board of Education Finance Committee Meeting

Description: The GJPS Board of Education will meet for a Finance Committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. 

In response to the Stay at Home Order issued by The Ohio Department of Health from Health Director Acton, the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools (GJPS) Board of Education will meet via video conferencing. Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at the following link:


http://www.gahannaschools.org/Board_of_Education/BEdMeetings.aspx

Tue
14

PTO Meeting

July 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
14

PTA Meeting

July 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Thu
16

GJPS Board of Education Meeting

July 16, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM The Board of Education will meet via teleconferencing,
Description: The GJPS Board of Education will meet for a REGULAR board meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2020. 

In response to the Stay at Home Order issued by The Ohio Department of Health from Health Director Acton, the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools (GJPS) Board of Education will meet via video conferencing. Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at the following link:


http://www.gahannaschools.org/Board_of_Education/BEdMeetings.aspx

Thu
16

Board of Education Meeting

July 16, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thu
30

GJPS Board of Education Policy & Governance Meeting

July 30, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM The Board of Education will meet via teleconferencing,
Description: The GJPS Board of Education will meet for a POLICY & GOVERNANCE committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2020. 

In response to the Stay at Home Order issued by The Ohio Department of Health from Health Director Acton, the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools (GJPS) Board of Education will meet via video conferencing. Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at the following link:


http://www.gahannaschools.org/Board_of_Education/BEdMeetings.aspx

Thu
30

GJPS Board of Education Special Meeting

July 30, 2020 at 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM The board will meet via teleconferencing.
The GJPS Board of Education will meet for a special board meeting at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2020, for the purpose of meeting in executive session.

In response to the Stay at Home Order issued by The Ohio Department of Health from Health Director Acton, the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools (GJPS) Board of Education will meet via video conferencing. Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. A link for the meeting will be provided at:


http://www.gahannaschools.org/Board_of_Education/BEdMeetings.aspx

Mon
03

KG Round-up (Tentative)

August 3, 2020 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Tue
04

PTA Exec. Meeting

August 4, 2020 at 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Tue
04

PTA Meeting

August 4, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Thu
06

Schedule Pick-Up

August 6, 2020 at 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
06

Kindergarten Curriculum Night

August 6, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
06

First Grade Curriculum Night

August 6, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Fri
07

Blacklick School Photos and Tours

August 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Fri
07

Back to School Party/Supply Pick Up

August 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Fri
07

PTO Back to School Bash

August 7, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Mon
10

Convocation

August 10, 2020 All Day

Mon
10

Teacher Convocation Day

August 10, 2020 All Day

Mon
10

Blacklick Meet the Teacher

August 10, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Mon
10

6th Grade Open House

August 10, 2020 at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Mon
10

Grade 1 Open House

August 10, 2020 at 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Mon
10

Grade 2 Open House

August 10, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Mon
10

Kindergarten Meet the Teacher

August 10, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Tue
11

Teacher Work Day

August 11, 2020 All Day

Tue
11

PTA Meeting

August 11, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
11

PTO Meeting

August 11, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Wed
12

First day of school

August 12, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

First Day of School

August 12, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

Blacklick Staggered Entrance for K Students

August 12, 2020 to August 15, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

1st Day of School

August 12, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

First day of School

August 12, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

Students' First day of School

August 12, 2020 All Day

Wed
12

KG - Staggered Entrance

August 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM to August 14, 2020 at 2:30 PM

Thu
13

Blacklick Second Grade Curriculum Night

August 13, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
13

Blacklick Third Grade Curriculum Night

August 13, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Mon
17

Blacklick Staggered Entrance for K Students

August 17, 2020 to August 19, 2020 All Day

Mon
17

KG - Staggered Entrance

August 17, 2020 at 8:00 AM to August 18, 2020 at 2:30 PM

Mon
17

Gr. 2 Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night

August 17, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Mon
17

Gr. 3 Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night

August 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Tue
18

GJPS Board of Education Finance Committee Meeting

The Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education will meet for a regularly-scheduled finance committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. on the Tuesday directly before the monthly regular Board of Education meeting, at the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Board of Education offices, 160 S. Hamilton Road, for the purpose of discussing district finances.

Wed
19

First Full Day of KG

August 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Thu
20

4th Grade Curriculum Night

August 20, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
20

Board of Education Meeting

August 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thu
20

5th Grade Curriculum Night

August 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thu
20

Gr. 4 Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night

August 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
20

GJPS Board of Education Meeting

August 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Clark Hall, 380 Granville Street, Gahanna, OH 43230.
For more information about The Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Board of Education, please visit https://tinyurl.com/gjpsBoardOfEd .

Thu
20

PTO Open House/Meeting

August 20, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Thu
20

Gr. 5 Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Night

August 20, 2020 at 7:15 PM to 7:45 PM

Tue
25

7th Grade Open House

August 25, 2020 at 5:15 PM to 6:15 PM

Tue
25

8th Grade Open House

August 25, 2020 at 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Tue
25

GJPS Board of Education Student Learning & Achievement Committee Meeting

The Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education will meet for a regularly-scheduled Student Learning and Achievement Committee meeting at 6:30 p.m., at the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Administrative Offices, 160 S. Hamilton Road, for the purpose of discussing student learning and achievement.

Wed
26

School Pictures

August 26, 2020 at 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Staff Picture 7:30am

Fri
28

Blue & Gold Spirit Day

August 28, 2020 All Day

Fri
28

6th Grade Adventure Day

August 28, 2020 at 8:45 AM to 3:30 PM

Tue
01

6th Grade Band Parent Information Meeting

September 1, 2020 at 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM GLHS Auditorium

Tue
01

6th Band Parent Meeting

September 1, 2020 at 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM GLHS Aud

Fri
04

Blacklick School Spirit Day!

September 4, 2020 All Day

Fri
04

6th Grade Adventure Day

September 4, 2020 All Day

Mon
07

Labor Day - No School

September 7, 2020 All Day

Mon
07

NO SCHOOL - Labor Day

September 7, 2020 All Day

Mon
07

No school - Labor Day

September 7, 2020 All Day

Mon
07

PTA Exec. Meeting

September 7, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Tue
08

PTA Meeting

September 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
08

PTA Meeting

September 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
08

PTO Meeting

September 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
08

PTO Meeting

September 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM BL library

Thu
10

PTO Meeting

September 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tue
15

6th Grade Band Fitting Appointments

September 15, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM GLHS Band Room

Tue
15

6th Band Fittings

September 15, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM GLHS Band Room

Tue
15

GJPS Board of Education Finance Committee Meeting

The Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education will meet for a regularly-scheduled finance committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. on the Tuesday directly before the monthly regular Board of Education meeting, at the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Board of Education offices, 160 S. Hamilton Road, for the purpose of discussing district finances.

Wed
16

WOW Day - Ovies/Wiard

September 16, 2020 All Day

Thu
17

WOW Day - Rak

September 17, 2020 All Day

Thu
17

OSU Vision Screening-1st Grade

September 17, 2020 All Day

Thu
17

6th Grade Band Fitting Appointments

September 17, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM GLHS Band Room,

Thu
17

6th Band Fittings

September 17, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM GLHS Band Room

Thu
17

GJPS Board of Education Meeting

September 17, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Clark Hall, 380 Granville Street, Gahanna, OH 43230.
For more information about The Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Board of Education, please visit https://tinyurl.com/gjpsBoardOfEd .

Thu
17

Board of Education Meeting

September 17, 2020 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Fri
18

Bus Driver Appreciation Gr. 1

September 18, 2020 All Day

Fri
18

Constitution Day

September 18, 2020 All Day

Fri
18

Blacklick Bus Driver Day

September 18, 2020 All Day

Mon
21

Lighthouse Leadership

September 21, 2020 All Day

Mon
21

6th Grade Band Fitting Appointments

September 21, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM GLHS Band Room,

Mon
21

6th Band Fittings

September 21, 2020 at 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM GLHS Band Room

Tue
22

4th grade Walking to Library

September 22, 2020 at 8:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Tue
22

GJPS Board of Education Student Learning & Achievement Committee Meeting

The Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education will meet for a regularly-scheduled Student Learning and Achievement Committee meeting at 6:30 p.m., at the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools Administrative Offices, 160 S. Hamilton Road, for the purpose of discussing student learning and achievement.

Fri
25

Walk-A-Thon

September 25, 2020 All Day

Fri
25

Progress Reports

September 25, 2020 All Day

Fri
25

Progress Reports go home with students

September 25, 2020 All Day

Fri
25

Spirit Day

September 25, 2020 All Day

Tue
29

4th grade Walking to Library

September 29, 2020 at 8:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Tue
29

Blacklick Parent Teacher Conferences

September 29, 2020 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Thu
01

Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 1, 2020 All Day

Thu
01

Blacklick Parent Teacher Conferences

October 1, 2020 at 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Fri
02

Rain Date - Walk-a-thon

October 2, 2020 All Day

Fri
02

Blacklick School Spirit Day

October 2, 2020 All Day

Fri
02

National School Custodian Day

October 2, 2020 All Day

Mon
05

PTA Exec. Meeting

October 5, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Tue
06

Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 6, 2020 All Day

Tue
06

4th grade Walking to Library

October 6, 2020 at 8:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Key District Dates at a Glance

 
District Year At-A-Glance
2016-2017 Calendar (PDF)

(Adopted Nov. 12, 2015)

District Year At-A-Glance
2017-2018 Calendar (PDF)

(Adopted Nov. 12, 2015)

2017 Board of Education Meetings
Key 2016-2017 school dates:
  • Aug. 17, 2016: First Day of School
  • Sept. 5, 2016: Labor Day - No School
  • Nov. 23-25, 2016: Conf. comp. day and Thanksgiving Holiday - No School
  • Dec. 22-Jan. 3, 2017: 
    No School -
    Winter Break
  • March 20-24, 2017: Spring Recess - No School
  • Apr. 14, 2017: No School
  • May 25, 2017: Last Day of School
  • May 27, 2017: Class of 2017 Commencement
Key 2017-2018 school dates:
  • Aug. 16, 2017: First Day of School
  • Sept. 4, 2017: Labor Day - No School
  • Nov. 22-24, 2017: Conf. comp. day and Thanksgiving Holiday - No School
  • Dec. 21, 2017: Teacher PD - No School
  • Dec. 22-Jan. 2, 2018: Winter Recess -
    No School
  • March 26-30, 2018: Spring Recess - No School
  • May 23, 2018: Last Day of School
  • May 26, 2018: Class of 2018 Commencement
  • May 28, 2018: Memorial Day

Board meetings are held the second Thursday of each month in Lincoln High School’s Clark Hall, 380 Granville St., across from the main GLHS campus.

Meetings begin promptly
at 6:30 p.m.
in the third-floor commons area (unless otherwise noted). The site is fully handicapped accessible with ample parking.

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