Who to Contact
The Buckeye Valley Local Schools want your education experience to be a positive one for you and your child. There may be times when you have questions or concerns. Our goal is to address and resolve any issues as promptly and efficiently as possible. Please use the information below, as well as the building directory links, to address your questions to the appropriate person or department. In order to most efficient, we ask that you start with the person most directly involved in your issue.
Responsibilities include: Facilities & Grounds Maintenance, Food Service, Transportation, and Safety
Jeremy Froehlich, Director of Operations & Safety
Stacy Peterson, Food Services Coordinator
Dodi, Andrews, Secretary
Student Achievement, Curriculum, and Instruction:
Responsibilities include: Creating and leading professional development related to Common Core and State Standards; selection of academic resources including textbooks and supplemental materials; facilitating district committee meetings; managing district and state-mandated assessments; facilitating the Ohio School Improvement Process; coordination of the Resident Educator Program; facilitating Race to the Top; coordination of alternative programming (i.e. MS Career Tech).
Kristine Michael, Assistant Superintendent
Mary Barr, Secretary
Responsibilities include: supports students ages 3 to 21 identified as disabled under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and/or Section 504 of The Rehabilitation Act of 1973; provides English Language Learner (ELL) students with service to address English language and academic needs; supervises school health clinics to support on-going and immediate health/medical needs of students and staff and conducts screenings, consultation and prevention classes to support student wellness, gifted education.
Karen Kehoe, Director of Pupil Personnel
Valerie Jasinski, Gifted Services Coordinator
Peggy Linstedt, Secretary
Responsibilities include: Technical support and maintenance to ensure the successful operation of computer-based equipment including: Desktops, Laptops, Tablets, Projectors, Document Cameras, Copiers/Printers, IP Phones, etc. In addition, the Technology Department maintains and supports a variety of services and servers including: District Email, District Website, Transportation server , Food Services server, Student Information, Print Services, Fiscal Services, Backups and Data Recovery server. Networking Equipment, Access Points & Controllers, and Security Cameras are also maintained and supported by the Technology Department. Support for teachers use of technology in the classroom; the training of staff on our various technologies within the district, and the infusion of technology in the classroom are all services of the Technology Department.
Cassie Holewinski, Director of Technology
Brook Steed, District Technician
Jeremy Vaught, District Technician
Beth Kantner, EMIS Coordinator
Responsibilities include: financial planning, oversight & reporting; Accounts Payable; Payroll & Benefits.
Kelly Ziegler, Treasurer
Angela Clase, Assistant to the Treasurer, Accounts Payable
Deb Carpenter, Assistant to the Treasurer, Payroll
Responsibilities include: vision, continuous improvement, and focus of district work; communication and collaboration; policies and governance; instruction and resources.
Andrew Miller, Superintendent
Mary Barr, Secretary
Buckeye Valley East Elementary School:
Katie Karacson, Principal
Kim Hamilton, Secretary
Barb Henry, Attendance Secretary
Buckeye Valley West Elementary School
Barry Lyons, Principal
Charlene Nauman, Secretary
Kim Carrizales, Attendance Secretary
Buckeye Valley Middle School:
Brian Baker, Principal
Sean Smith, Dean of Students
Eileen Sheppard, School Counselor
Jenny Hallett, Secretary
Peggy Linstedt, Attendance Secretary
Buckeye Valley High School:
Jim Albanese, Principal
Travis Rupp, Assistant Principal
Michael Yinger, Athletic Director
Samantha Kigar, School Counselor - Students A-K, OST testing,
Jessica Combs, School Counselor, Students L-Z, ACT/AP/SAT testing, CCP
Marjorie Harrell, Secretary
Elin Allen, Attendance
Amy Phillips, Guidance/Athletics Secretary