Westerville Schools

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A coach and instructional aide at Walnut Springs Middle School in Westerville has been fired and criminally charged with pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor. 

Westerville Police

A former Westerville and Columbus school teacher who faked cancer will not head to prison. 

Westerville Police

 Sentencing is scheduled March 23rd for a former Westerville and Columbus City Schools teacher who pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of masterminding a hoax in which she collected thousand of dollars in paid leave by falsely claiming she had cancer.

The Franklin County Department of Job and Family Services is expanding its support of trauma training in Columbus City Schools into the Whitehall district.

Westerville Police

A former Westerville schools teacher has been indicted on forgery, records tampering and theft in office charges for allegedly faking her husband’s death.

The Columbus Board of Education last night approved a measure allowing the Hilliard, Westerville and South-Western City Schools to phase out their participation in the 30-year-old 'Win-Win' agreement.

Westerville police have arrested a high school student following a threat of a school shooting scrawled on a school bathroom wall a week ago. 

The city of Westerville has agreed to pay 25 thousand dollars to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of two children who were handcuffed by police officers after a fight on a school bus in 2011.

The Westerville School Board voted last night to hire as the district's superintendent an assistant superintendent in the South-Western city schools.

The Ohio Supreme Court today ruled a Tea Party-sponsored measure repealing a portion of the 2009 Westerville Schools levy may not appear on the November ballot.

A taxpayer group is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to allow its proposed repeal of the Westerville School district's 2009 levy to appear on the November ballot.

The Franklin County Board of Elections has blocked an attempt to place a repeal of the Westerville school district's 2009 levy on the November ballot.

A ballot issue targeting a tax hike in Westerville is being challenged.