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State of the Schools

Join the BEF and Bexley City Schools for a joint State of the Schools community event on Wednesday, February 26 at 7:00pm in the BHS Schottenstein Theatre. Check back for more information.

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The 2020 BRAVO! Committee chaired by Sommer Sheely

Save the Date for BRAVO!

Come celebrate 20 years of BRAVO in 2020! The event will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at St. Charles Preparatory School. Sponsorships start at $300 and tickets are $60 each in advance or $75 at the door. Mobile auction bidding will open one week before the event.  The BRAVO! Planning Committee chaired by Read More

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Help Write the BEF Story

The BEF’s story of impact in the Bexley Schools just keeps getting better because of the generosity of current parents, alumni, parents of alumni, teachers and staff and community members. Last year, thanks to contributions made to the Annual Fund for Excellence, and proceeds from BRAVO!, we were able to: Award a $126,000 district-wide Impact Read More


Endowment Program Spotlights Orthopedics

From the looks on the faces of some Bexley High School students, watching a live total knee replacement surgery might have been a little more real than they expected. Orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Joel Politi arranged for his knee replacement surgery to be live-streamed from Mount Carmel East Hospital via COSI Connect on Friday, October 25. Read More


Donor Feature: Kit Yoon and James MacDonald

Q) Describe your connections to the Bexley City Schools: A) We moved here from California in 2010 not knowing much about the Columbus area. Our realtor took us on a tour of several suburbs, none of which fit. We described what we were looking for — a town with good schools; an established community: a Read More

Make Your Investment

All families of Bexley students have something in common they want the best for their children. From Kindergarten through graduation the Bexley Schools are committed to engaging, equipping and empowering each student for success. The BEF’s Annual Fund for Excellence gives families the chance to elevate the educational experience in the schools. BEF grants that Read More


Donor Profile: BMS Math Teacher, Billy Gardner

Billy Gardner loves teaching middle school students and he especially loves that he gets to teach them in Bexley.  According to Bexley Middle School Principal, Jason Caudill, “he brings an enthusiasm to life and learning that is infectious. He works hard to support students through difficult times and challenges them when they need it.” For Read More

Bexley Be Well Author Visit – Kate Fagan

Author Kate Fagan will speak in the BHS Schottenstein Theatre on Sunday, October 6 from 5:30-7:30. Her book, What Made Maddy Run, details the tragic struggle of a young, successful athlete with mental illness. Fagan comes to Bexley as part of the District’s Bexley Be Well initiative, funded in part by the BEF.

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