Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
Each installation provides information about the types of schools and programs offered on or near your installation for your child. Learn about the types of programs, guidelines and requirements for each school. Whether you choose to send your child to a Department of Defense School, a private school or public school, your installation can help you explore all of your options to make the right decision for you and your child.
Columbus and the surrounding villages offer a wealth of educational opportunities, from Public, Christian, Parochial, and Private K-12 schools, to adult education's college, universities, and technical training. Most schools offer various sports and arts programs, before and after school. All public schools offer bus transportation. The local commercial bus transportation stops at many locations near the schools.
The K-12 schools offer lunch programs, and the colleges/universities have canteen and fast-food either on campus or close by. Exceptional children programs are also offered at most schools, to include pre-college courses in the high schools. Special Education is also provided by many of the public schools.
The Advance-ed website provides accreditation information and lists which schools are accredited.
For more information about the Department of Ohio Education, please visit their website. At this website, you can do a search on how to find the annual School Report Card and the Advance-ed information.
There are no DoDDS schools at DSCC. Children may attend schools in the community where they live.
Columbus and the surrounding area have rich educational opportunities. The Columbus area is comprised of nine school systems including four K-12 public systems, three pre-12 parochial systems, one pre-8 private Christian school, and one public community college, all renowned for their innovation and quality of education. A list of most of the school systems in Columbus can be found at The Ohio Department of Education.
In the Columbus, there are secondary schools which provide advanced education opportunities in both professional and technical endeavors. This information can be found at The Ohio Department of Education.