Board of Education Meetings


Board of Education

Board of Education Meetings

GJPS Board of Education regular and committee meetings are in person once again at Clark Hall, 380 Granville Street. The public may attend in person or can stream the live meeting through YouTube. You will find the link at the top of this page 15 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.

Please note: The Student Learning & Achievement/COVID-19 Committee Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 22, 2021 has been canceled.

Please join us for a Special Board of Education Meeting on Wednesday, September 22, 2021.

Dr. Joseph Gastaldo, System Medical Director of Infectious Diseases for OhioHealth, will speak during this GJPS Board of Education Special Meeting.

Dr. Gastaldo is a recognized expert on COVID-19, and for the last year, has appeared frequently on both local and national broadcasts concerning that topic.

A question and answer session will follow for in-person audience members present at the meeting. Participants who join the meeting on the YouTube Live Stream will not be able to ask questions. In addition, Dr. Gastaldo cannot speak to logistics or protocols specific to Gahanna-Jefferson but can answer many of your questions about COVID-19.

More Information about Dr. Gastaldo's Presentation


YouTube Live Stream Meeting Links

YouTube Live Stream links to board of education regular, special and committee meetings will be posted here 15 minutes prior to start of meeting.

Wedensday, September 22

Special Meeting - 6:30 PM YouTube Live Link

Open Meetings & Executive Sessions

All meetings of the board are open to the public, excluding executive sessions, which are for discussion purposes only. During an executive session, per Ohio law, boards may only discuss:

  1. Personnel matters;
  2. The sale or purchase of property; and,
  3. Legal matters.

Additionally, Ohio law requires any vote by the school board must be done in a public forum.



GJPS Board of Education

(Back row l-r) Bryan Hairston, Matthew Campbell, Board Vice President Jennifer Chrysler

(Front row, l-r) Board President Beryl Piccolantonio,  Daphne Moehring

Addressing the Board of Education

book and gavel

The board encourages and welcomes communication with the community. Anyone who would like to speak on an item should complete a speaker request form, available at the sign-in table, prior to the meeting. Up to three minutes are allocated to express a concern and/or to provide additional materials to the board for later review or reply. (GJPS Policy No. 0169.1)


Board of Education Regular and Special Meetings

Board Committees

As part of the Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education's ongoing effort to provide opportunities for more dialogue and transparency on important issues, the board has established three board committees that will meet monthly. Committee meetings are public meetings that the community is welcome to attend and are designed to provide a venue for board members to discuss issues in more depth.

Committee descriptions, meeting agendas and minutes can be viewed on the Board of Education Committee Page .

Meeting Archives

2018-2019 Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Final agendas & minutes
2019-20 2020-21