West Central School and Transition Services
Helping Students Live, Learn and Work in our Community.

About Us

  • Operated by the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
  • Enrolling eligible students from 16 public school districts in Franklin County
  • Follow operating standards and regulations of the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
  • Collaborates with local school districts to house classes in public school buildings
  • All staff hold appropriate education and professional certifications and licenses
  • Collaborates with area universities for pre-service experiences, internships and research


Welcome Back to a NEW School Year!

2023-2024 School Calendar

NO SCHOOL – Winter Recess
Monday, December 18th, 2023 thru Monday, January 1st, 2024

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024

NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 15th, 2024

NO SCHOOL – President’s Day
Monday, February 19th, 2024

NO SCHOOL – Staff Development Day
Friday, March 29th, 2024

NO SCHOOL – Spring Recess
Monday, April 1st – Friday, April 5th, 2024

Want to learn more about West Central School & Transition Services, please click on the video link below:

Video Transcript Available Here

Leadership Team

For further questions contact:

Rebecca Holthaus, Principal

Joe Becker, Assistant Principal

Debra Viney, Curriculum Supervisor

Jill Hicks, Operation Support Specialist

Amy Lare, Transition Resources Specialist