More About the Ashtabula ESC

Ashtabula County Educational Service Center 
2630 West 13th Street, Ashtabula, OH 44004 
Phone:  (440) 576-9023       Fax:  (440) 576-3065

The Ashtabula County Educational Service Center provides Continuous Improvement Planning Services to all school districts in Ashtabula County through the application of a Performance Excellence framework. These services include facilitating the preparation, analysis, decision making, and implementation of a district and building’s Continuous Improvement Plan for the purpose of improving: teaching and learning, assessment, professional development, student services, facilities, and environment; organization, governance, and resource leveraging; and family, business, and community involvement. We service Ashtabula Area City, Buckeye Local, Conneaut Area City, Geneva Area City, Grand Valley Local, Happy Hearts, Jefferson Area Local, and Pymatuning Valley Local school districts.

Supervisory Staff:

Mike Candela, Superintendent –

Christina Ray, Director of Human Resources –

Todd Tulino, Building Bridges and Happy Hearts Principal –

Sarah Baumgardner, Special Education Services Supervisor –

Linda Bernay, Transitions Coordinator –

Janie Gildersleeve, Truant Officer/Home School Coordinator –

Denise Hunt, Supervisor of Exceptional Children (Gifted) –