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The Madison-Champaign ESC is located in Urbana, Ohio. We serve nine school districts in Madison & Champaign Counties. In Madison County we proudly serve: Jefferson Local Schools, Jonathan Alder Local Schools London City Schools, and Madison-Plains Local Schools. In Champaign County we proudly serve: Graham Local Schools, Mechanicsburg Exempted Village Schools, Triad Local Schools, Urbana City Schools, and West Liberty-Salem Local Schools.

The Madison-Champaign ESC is a high-performing agency that provides leadership, service and support to assist schools and communities in achieving excellence in education by serving the needs of all learners. WE offer a wide variety of educational services to school districts and the community.

We are here to serve you.


Dr. Dan Kaffenbarger, Superintendent

Enrollment is now open for STABLE Accounts

Enrollment is now open for STABLE Accounts – the nation’s first savings plan for people with disabilities.  With the creation of a STABLE Account, eligible participants are able to save money, invest money and spend money on qualified expenses such as healthcare, education, housing and transportation – all without affecting participants’ eligibility for benefits programs…

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Where is Education Headed and IS It REALLY What Our Students Need?

I have been a part of the public education system as a student and educator for 57 years…or “since the earth cooled.” Never has there been a time that the process of educating children undergone change at this unprecedented pace. AND never has that change been so frenetic. In the typical local school district, the…

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New ESC website launched to better serve community

The Madison-Champaign ESC has officially launched a new and improved website to better serve our communities. The new website features a user-friendly design and is now responsive to most mobile devices. Both external and internal audiences will notice the same commitment to providing accurate and detailed content, but with a much-improved focus on ease-of-use. External…

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