NCOESC © 2016

North Central Ohio ESC

Tiffin Campus

928 W. Market Street

Tiffin, OH  44883


Fax:  419-447-2825

Marion Campus

333 E. Center Street

Marion, OH  43302


Fax:  740-383-4804


Specialized Services

Administrative Searches 

Bus Driver Services

BCI/FBI Background Checks

Attendance Officer (Marion)

Administrative Networking

Fiscal Services

Provides presentations from educational agencies of community organizations that support school programs


Facilitates discussions regarding local, state and federal educational mandates


Provides up-to-date information relative to educational topics


Provides an arena of discussion of instructional and behavioral strategies


Provides administrators a support network including other educational leaders

Establish with the Board of Education criteria to develop an outline for the search


Survey district needs and establish goals for the administrative search


Create a strategy to inform a possible candidates of the vacancy


Develop a marketing plan to recruit highly qualified candidates


Contact, screen and schedule applicant interviews as appropriate


Inform all applicants of the status of the interview process as needed


Develop, in conjunction with the Board of Education, interview questions


Conduct reference checks of candidates


Contact Dr. Jim Lahoski , Superintendent/CEO, for more information

Represent school district at all legal meetings related to truancy matters


Complete and submit all court documents


Serve as a liaison between the district and the court system


Develop and maintain a database of truancy cases


Contact Terry Conley , Deputy Superintendent, for more information

Provide professional development to meet annual bus driver training requirements


Provide a list of approved medical facilities for annual physicals


Submit requests to Bureau of Motor Vehicles for driver abstracts


Update database for tracking recertification


Submit list of drivers for approval by the North Central Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors


Provide a list of approved drivers to school districts


Provide "Certificates of Attendance" for bus driver training in-service


Review T-8 (physical) forms


Contact Julie Carlyle for more information

Provide districts with state-mandated criminal background checks for potential district employees


Reports can be electronically coded to be sent to the Ohio Department of Education


Results can be designated to be sent to the district or requesting agency


Contact Deb Karcher  at the Tiffin Campus or Julie Carlyle at the Marion Campus for more information

Provide grant management/special project assistance


Provide fiscal-related consultation services


Provide fiscal agent services for programs/agencies


Contact Tina Peyton, Treasurer, for more information


Community School Treasurer Services


Community School EMIS Coordinator


For Community Schools, contact Krista Gerhart for more information

School Health Services

Provide school nurse resources to meet the needs of the district student and staff


Provide support for heal-related concerns for family and district employees


Serve as a liaison with community agencies


Serve as a consultant to school Intervention Assistance Team (IAT)


Perform health-related tests for Multi-Factored Evaluation (MFE) reports


Provide documentation for district health-related projects


Provide documentation for mandated health education programs


Contact Cindy Moore, Assistant Superintendent for Special Education, for more information

Master Teacher

Overview of Teacher/District Responsibilities:


    Eligibility requirements:

         Professional Teaching License/Certificate

         Taught seven (7) years

         Work a minimum of 120 days

         Work under a teaching contract


*Complete the application, checklist,                                                     narrative and submit supporting evidence to the district representative


Acquire two (2) recommendation forms



NCOESC Responsibilities:

    Identify, recruit and train team members


    Provide coordination for the Master Teacher



    Distribute, collect and maintain Master

    Teacher applications


    Evaluate Master Teacher applications and

    documentation on a quarterly basis


    Notify candidates up completion of review


Contact Terry Conley for more information


Click on the link above to go to the ODE website for more information on the Resident Educator Program


NCOESC offers professional development opportunities for this program.


Contact Kristi Graves for more information