Scott Lofton
Business Director

 Jessica Balo
Secretary, Business Operations

Phone:  (614)479-1931

The Gahanna-Jefferson Office of Business and Operations goal is to create and maintain learning and working environments that are safe, nurturing and efficient; environments that inspire and support successful learning and delivery of educational services.

  • Capital improvements
  • Food & transportation services
  • Transportation and vehicle maintenance
  • Building and grounds/facilities maintenance


Building Maintenance

Building Maintenance Office
p. (614) 478-5527
f. (614) 413-3919
158 S. Hamilton Road
Gahanna, OH 43230

Facilities Rental

Are you interested in scheduling the use of one of our district facilities? We utilize a web service for community member requests. (If you have not yet used our system, you will be prompted to register a new account prior to scheduling.)

If you need any assistance or additional information regarding the usage of our facilities, please contact Jessica Balo, (614) 479-1931.

Projects for Bid 

April 21, 2022

Bleacher Improvements Middle School East

Sealed bids will be received by Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools, 160 S. Hamilton Road, Gahanna, Ohio 43230 and opened and read immediately thereafter for all labor, material, and services necessary for the Bleacher Improvements at Middle School East project for Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools. Direct all questions to Rob Banville, A copy of the Legal Notice is posted on the school's website:

Contract Documents may be examined without charge during business hours at Schorr Architects, Inc. 230 Bradenton Avenue, Dublin, Ohio 43017, online at, and online for members of Dodge Construction at

A Pre-bid Meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m., local time, on Tuesday, April 26th, 2022, at Middle School East, 730 Clotts Road, Gahanna, Ohio 43230. A tour of the project sites will be held following the meeting. Bidders are strongly encouraged to attend.

Scott Lofton, Business Director


May 11, 2022

Old Lincoln Elementary School Demolition

Sealed bids will be received by Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools, at the Treasurer’s Office, 160 S Hamilton Rd., Gahanna OH 43230, until 1:00 pm local time on June 7, 2022 for the Old Lincoln Elementary School Demolition, in accordance with the Drawings & Specifications prepared by Gandee & Associates. Bids will be opened and read immediately afterwards. A pre-bid meeting will be held at 1:00 pm local time on May 24, 2022 at the former Lincoln Elementary School, 515 Havens Corners Road, Gahanna OH. This notice is posted at under Projects for Bid.

Electronic Bidding Documents are available from Gandee & Associates; Jill Schultz ( or 614-338-9799). Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for sets of Bidding Documents, including addenda, if any, obtained from sources other than Gandee & Associates.

For further requirements regarding bid submittal, qualifications, procedures, bid and contract securities, and contract award, refer to Instructions to Bidders included in Bidding Documents. Owner reserves right to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive certain informalities or irregularities in bids received. No bids may be withdrawn after scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for 60 days.

Quick Links

Questions? Call the PublicSchoolWorks Help Line: 1-866-724.6650.