Welcome to the Plain Local School District!

Last Updated: 7/10/2019 4:30 PM

Thank you for choosing the Plain Local School District as your family's choice in education!

Founded in 1809, and established in 1914, Plain Local Schools is an innovative district rich in its diversity of population. The district offers a strong core curriculum with a wide range of electives and opportunities, providing students with a firm educational foundation that is unsurpassed in the area.

Plain Local School District Profile

Mission: Providing the Plain Community with exceptional education that is personalized and relevant

Vision: To be every family's first choice in education

Core Values: Integrity, Equality, Responsibility, Compassion & Respect

Population: Urban, suburban, rural population

Nine School Buildings:  Six elementary schools (K-4); Glenwood Intermediate School (5-6); Oakwood Middle School (7-8); and GlenOak High School (9-12)


What is The Eagle Advantage?                 

  • Personalized Education with Exceptional Teachers and Staff
  • Advanced Academic, Arts and Athletic opportunities and facilities
  • Advanced Placement and Dual Credit programs
  • On-line Learning Grades 1 - 12
  • Gifted Services beginning in kindergarten
  • Foreign Language opportunities
  • Career Tech Programs and Technology Integration
  • Community partnerships with the Stark County Library
  • Plain Township Trustees & Parks and Recreation
  • Mercy Medical Center
  • Stark State College
  • Stark County Parks
  • Stark County YMCA

Additional Info

New to the District?
Registration documents needed:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of Residency (utility bill)
  • Custody papers, if applicable

Other helpful documents:

  • IEP or other special education information
  • Records from previous school(s) attended
  • Kindergarten-Grade 3 students only, Reading Improvement and Monitoring Plan (RIMP) 

More information:

2019-2020 School Calendar
New Student Enrollment Forms

2019-2020 School Supply List:
Elementary School Supply List K - 4
Glenwood Intermediate Supply List 
Oakwood Middle School Supply List 

Please call your school building or the Plain Local School District Administration office at 330-492-3500 for more information.