Blacklick Elementary
SCHOOL HOURS
Begins - 8:00am • Dismissal - 2:25pm
6540 HAVENS CORNERS RD
BLACKLICK, OH 43004
 
» PRINCIPAL.... Kristen Groves
» SECRETARY.... Carol Baumann
» PHONE.... (614) 759-5100
» FAX.... (614) 759-5110
» STUDENT ABSENCES (614) 759-5100

Blacklick Mission Statement

Together our mission is to create a safe, supportive school community that will encourage each child who attends Blacklick Elementary to become a respectful, responsible, positive, prepared and safe citizen of our world. Our students will become critical thinkers and problem solvers, able to explore and evaluate information while working independently and cooperatively with others.

History

Blacklick Elementary was opened in August 1994. It is the first school to be opened in Jefferson Township since the 1940's. The name Blacklick is common in this area and is derived from the time when Indians inhabited this part of Ohio. Indians often hunted deer and found they could be located near the Rocky Fork Creek that flows nearby, licking the salt from the black rocks in the creek.

School Headlines
Coffee With the District, May 11 and 28

Coffee With the District, May 11 and 28

Please join GJPS staff, parents, residents and stakeholders for an informative and informal two-way chat over coffee. Learn More »

Registration now open for GJPS summer ‘Journey to Learning’

Registration now open for GJPS summer ‘Journey to Learning’

The registration deadline is Wed., June 3.

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Treasurer’s department recognized by Ohio State Auditor

Treasurer’s department recognized by Ohio State Auditor

The Gahanna-Jefferson treasurer’s department was just part of just five percent of public entities in the state who qualify for this recognition, Learn More »

Food service department makes a difference for kids in need

Food service department makes a difference for kids in need

Though Gahanna-Jefferson was not in session yesterday, the food service department was able to make lemons out of lemonade – or dinner out of mashed potatoes!

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