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Contact information

  • Single point contact: Ms. Jamie Bartee, Able coordinator
  • Address: Buckeye Hills Career Center, 351 Buckeye Hills Road, Rio Grande, Ohio 45674
  • Email address: barteej@buckeyehills.net
  • Phone number: 740.245-5334
  • Preparation and enrichment activities designed to pass the GED is provided through our Adult Basic Education free of charge in line with ABLE guidelines.


Office Hours

  • Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm and 4:00 - 9:00 Monday - Thursday except summers and Holidays
  • Adult Education Office: (740) 245-5334
  • Office Fax: (740) 245-9465
  • Adult Education Director: (740) 245-5334 ext. 207
  • Financial Aid Office: (740)245-5334 ext. 323


Financial Aid Information

  • Financial aid is available for those programs 600 hours or more. Contact Ms. Barb Donnally at 740.245-5334, extension 323 or email her at donnallyb@buckeyehills.net.
  • Financial Aid Office: 740-245-5334 ext 323
  • Gallia Jackson Vinton JVS accepts the following types of financial aid:
    • Federal Pell Grant
    • Federal Student Loans (subsidized and unsubsidized)
    • Community Agency Grants: WIA, TAA, BVR, and JFS
    • Veterans may be eligible for approved programs.
    • Certain scholarships may be used.
    • Tuition Payment Plans are available for some programs.


Student Loan Availability

Federal student loans (subsidized and unsubsidized) are made available for any class 600 hours or more in length. Students must complete a FAFSA to receive a federal student loan.



Students withdrawing from a program of 300 hours or more will follow the refund policy below for completed Semester hours:

0% 10% refund
1% to 10% 90% refund
11% to 35% 50% refund
36% to 60% 25% refund
Greater than 30% 0% refund


Filing Procedures for Financial Aid

Students registered to attend the Gallia Jackson Vinton JVS who are interested in applying for financial aid to assist them with tuition and school related expenses, need to contact the Financial Aid Office at 740-245-5334 ext 323 for filing procedures. Note: Financial Aid is not automatic. Students must file a FAFSA to receive federal financial aid (Pell grants and federal student loans).


School Calendar

The school is closed during the following holidays: Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Memorial Day.



  • The Buckeye Hills Career Technology Center is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education, (COE).
  • In addition, Buckeye Hills Adult Education Program is approved and operates in cooperation with the Adult Workforce Education and Training Network of the Ohio Board of Regents.


Our Mission

Creating Successful Lives


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Accreditation: The Gallia-Jackson-Vinton JVSD is approved and operates in cooperation with the Career-Technical and Adult Education Division of the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Board of Regents. In addition, the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools has granted accreditation.

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