1844 Philip Vroman elected School Directer for South, Middle and North Bass; A.I. Jones is first 
1855 School built on DeRivera land near junction of Mitchell Rd. and Catawba Ave.
1857 School built on North Bass (a.k.a Isle St. George)

April: Put-in-Bay School District established comprised of the Bass Islands. $500 levied 


for new South Bass School building on Mitchell Rd. Subdistricts established: (1) South


Bass; (2) Middle Bass, (3) North Bass


April 15: East Point School Board organized because of increased enrollment. East Point 


becaomes subdistrict 4.

1868  December: First held on East Point on Harmes property. 
1869 East Point School constructed for $500. Basement of Paul's Episcopal Church rented by 
  South Bass District.
1872  Passage of 8 mill levy to enlarge Central South Bass School. 
1880 April 17: Put-in-Bay Special School District formed combining the management of South 
  Bass and East Point subdistricts.

J.C. Oldt hired as school superintendent. School board creates "Graded School." 

1895 George Linsky becomes first graduate. 


An addition made to Central School Building.  
1903 Put-in-Bay Central School recieves high school certificate. 
1904 East Point School closes; students transported to Central.


R.J. Albers replaces J. C. Oldt.
1913  Financial crisis:only three instead of the four teachers hired; school term reduced to eight 
  months for the year.
1921  Present school building constructed by J.A. Feick for $23,850: A.B. Lynn, Superindendent
  and Raymond Truscott, Principal.
1924 School closes in mid-May, two weeks early, for lack of funds. 
1926  Middle Bass and North Bass become seperate school districts. Students enroll at Put-in Bay
  for secondary school on a tuition basis.
1927 Elizabeth Kuemmel (Parker) first Middle Bass student to complete a year at Put-in-Bay 


1928 Last grape picking vacation. School moves to tradional calendar ceasing breaks in April 
  and October to November.
1971 Kelly Faris hired as Superintendent. 
1973 Graduation ceremony held at Perry's International Peace Memorial for the first time. 
1975 Largest graduating class: 14. 
1982  Middle Bass closes school; all students enroll at Put-in-Bay as tuition students.
1983 Addition contructed to school building consisting of four classrooms, resterooms, and library. 
1984 Grades 1-6 converted in structure from three to two grades per classroom combinig grades
  1/2, 3/4, and 5/6

Kindergarten program added.

1991 Jim Poulos Recreation Facility constructed including a gymnasium, stage, restrooms, music,
  and tutoring rooms.
1996 Bart Anderson hired as Adminastrator.
1997 Preschool program begins 2-hour per day program serving three and four year old island 
  children. Kindergarten program expands to four hours per day.
1998  Doug Solet hired as Administrator. Heating systm replaced; lighting, upgraded; new 
  entryways; new Kindergarten and Preschool classrooms.Preschool expanded to three-hour
  per day program.
1999 James Stauffer hired as Superindent/Principal. Modular classroom utilized while discussion 
  begins on permanent addition.
2002 New addition including seven classroom, multipurpose room and teacher room constructed;
  sprinkler system installed throughout; exits modified to code; new gym entrance.
2003 New playground installed with community help. 
2006 Steven Poe hired as Superintendent/Principal. 
2008 Restroom and original building clssrooms renovated, modernized. Kindergarten expands to 
  full day in fall.
2009 Original entrance restored; stage and library remodeled; fire escape rebuilt; gym upstairs 
  refitted as locker rooms. District rated excellent.
2015 New pavement on parking lot, new outside basketball court, and new steps.





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Upcoming Events

Sat Oct 20 @ 8:00AM -
Cross Country -- Districts
Sat Oct 20 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away
Sun Oct 21 @ 8:00AM -
Sailing Team -- Regatta
Sun Oct 21 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away
Mon Oct 22 @12:00AM
No School--Appointment Day
Mon Oct 22 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away
Tue Oct 23 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away
Tue Oct 23 @ 8:00AM -
Red Ribbon Week
Tue Oct 23 @ 3:20PM -
National Honor Society Meeting
Wed Oct 24 @ 8:00AM -
Speaker--Gr. 7-12
Wed Oct 24 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away
Wed Oct 24 @ 8:00AM - 08:10AM
Classroom Recycling
Wed Oct 24 @ 8:00AM -
Red Ribbon Week
Wed Oct 24 @ 3:20PM -
Computer Club
Thu Oct 25 @ 8:00AM - 07:00PM
Brain Game -- away