The initial and organizational meeting for our new PTO will be at 6PM this Wednesday, January 31 at the school. We want to increase and open a channel of communication with our parents and community. We are also in need of several parent volunteers to assist throughout the day and throughout the school before, during,and after school. Please plan to attend. We look forward to working with you to make Buckeye Prep the best primary school in the city of Columbus.
Buckeye Preparatory Academy's Mission and Vision
Buckeye Preparatory Academy, serving grades K-7, is dedicated to improving the lives of its students by providing authentic learning experiences in a collaborative, nurturing environment that will build a foundation for students success in school, at future work, and in life.
To achieve the mission, our School will integrate current learning technologies into the classroom, offer authentic learning experiences that are respectful of how children learn best, and offer a schedule and support activities that enable each student to achieve to his or her potential. We want our students to leave the School with the skills and abilities necessary to achieve academic excellence, personal growth, and success as lifelong learners. This mission requires the support of the faculty, staff, families, and community in order to encourage and empower students to be responsible and valued citizens.
The Vision of Buckeye Preparatory Academy is to foster a love of learning and develop a multicultural environment, through communication that focuses on problem solving, scientific and technological strategies, languages and entrepreneurship ship in our students.
School uniforms promote academic achievement and decrease student behavior problems. Please remember that our school uniform is a maroon or white polo shirt, khaki colored pants/skirt/shorts (not leggings), a belt, and black colored shoes. Students not in uniform will be required to sign the Accountability Book in the office and may be subject to Saturday School. Students not in dress code will be required to change into uniforms provided by the school. We recently received a grant for the purchase of a washer and dryer and will have the ability to wash some student
Please be sure that your student has a warm coat, hat, and gloves for recess. We will have recess outside as long as the wind chill factor is above 20 degrees and the blacktop surface is safe for students to play on.
The Ohio State University College of Dentistry is offering free dental care this Friday, February 2nd.
Early registration for kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year will be held from Feb 1 to Feb 23. There will be a Kindergarten Open House on Feb 13 from 4-6 PM for the parents of students who are or will be 5 years old by Sept 30, 2018.