Fairfield Panther Paw
August 11, 2023
From Mrs Tennenbaum
On our staggered start days, the Principals will be available from 9:15-9:30 in the cafeteria if you have any questions or if you need help in getting signed in to the Pikmykid app or Talking Points.
We don't do Average, we do Awesome!
Students entering Kindergarten will attend either the 15th, 16th or 17th for their first day - please call the main office to schedule which day your student will attend. All Kindergarteners will attend on the 18th.
We are all in this together!
Assistant Principal: Trent Miller
Secretary: Daniella Schmidt
Attendance Secretary: Jennifer Todd
School Counselor: Nikki Arnold
School Nurse: Liz Moody-Ganoom
School Nursing Assistant: Jayna Smith
Location: 13000 Coventry Avenue, Pickerington, OH, USA
Meet the Teacher - Monday August 14th.
We are going to do Meet the Teacher night a little differently this year. Please attend at your scheduled time. If you have students that overlap grade levels, plan to attend 4:30-5:45.
4:00- 5:00 : Kindergarten AM, 1st and 2nd graders
4:00 - 4:30: Scavenger Hunt
4:30-4:45: Homeroom for teacher presentation
4:45-5:00: Meet the Administration and Counselor in cafeteria
5:00-6:00: Kindergarten PM, 3rd and 4th graders
5:00-5:15: Homeroom for teacher presentation
5:15-5:45: Scavenger Hunt
5:45-6:00: Meet the Administration and Counselor in cafeteria
Food Service News
Pickerington Local School District offers breakfast and lunch daily in all buildings.
We provide well-balanced and nutritious meals that meet the requirements of the USDA. Fresh fruit and vegetables are offered every day.
Our menus, along with links for payments, applications for free and reduced meal benefits, and other information can be located on the PLSD website by clicking on “Services” and “Food Service”.
Breakfast - $1.80
Lunch - Elementary and Middle School - $3.25
Lunch – Junior High and High School - $3.50 regular lunch / $3.75 for a premium lunch which is indicated on the menu
Ala Carte items are offered at various prices
Food service payments can be made at mypaymentsplus.com beginning August 1, 2023.
My Payments Plus Parent Helpline 1-877-237-0946
We also accept cash and checks made payable to “PLSD Food Service” in the kitchen. No change will be given and funds will be deposited into the student’s meal account.
Free and Reduced Meals
PLSD participates in the USDA National School Lunch Program. Parents/guardians can apply for free and reduced meals by completing an application which can be found on the PLSD website. Online applications will be available after August 1, 2023. Applications for free and reduced meals must be completed each school year.
Notification of eligibility determination is emailed from our point of sale system (Solana), or mailed to the parent/guardian stating if the application was approved for free, reduced, or denied.
Free – student may receive one breakfast and one lunch daily at no cost
Reduced - breakfast is .30 and lunch is .40
Denied – application does not meet USDA eligibility requirements and meals are full pay
If you have any questions, you can reach the food service office at 614-833-3645
Looking for a job where you can work when your kids are in school and be home when they’re home? Give us a call!This institution is an equal opportunity provider