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One Worthington

Tomorrow (1/3/2015) Worthington Kilbourne and Thomas Worthington will meet on the basketball court where the boys teams will compete against one another.  (Freshman at noon, JV at 1:30 and Varsity at 3:00.  Games at WKHS.)  These games are always highly … Continue reading

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A Christmas Miracle! (Thanks Keith Schlarb)

Throughout the 2013-2014 school year I spent a significant amount of time and effort working with our district community technology team creating our three year technology plan.  This school year it has been exciting to watch this plan come to … Continue reading

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A Veteran

When the Columbus Dispatch posted that I would have the opportunity to succeed Dr. Tucker as the next Superintendent of Worthington Schools many people from all over reached out with congratulations and well wishes.  I heard from friends, colleagues and … Continue reading

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#ForWorthington

In the spring of 1982 I was living in Concord, California with my parents and younger sister.  My dad was transferred from the Bay Area to Columbus, Ohio and after doing extensive research my parents decided to locate our family … Continue reading

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Parent-Teacher Conferences

I began my teaching career at age 22 as a fifth grade teacher in King George Virginia.  My first classroom was the old kitchen in Potomac Elementary.  The students and I actually had to walk through Mr. Young’s fifth grade … Continue reading

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Even the Crossing Guards…

The average school district in Ohio has around 2,500 students.  Thus, Worthington with over 9,500 students is considered a large school district.  One of the challenges in a large school district is connecting with our students and families so that … Continue reading

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The Worthington Advantage For My Kids

There are many incredible advantages that we enjoy by living and working in Worthington Schools.  Recently I had an experience that reminded me of that advantage. As a dad of three active daughters, and the husband of a wife who … Continue reading

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