The Stark County Schools' Council is a member of the Ohio Council of Educational Purchasing Consortia (OCEPC). The OCEPC is made up of the 6 Educational Purchasing Cooperatives in the state of Ohio. The members of the Ohio Council of Educational Purchasing Consortia have joined with 29 other states to increase the purchasing power of member school districts. These 29 states form the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA). The AEPA offers national bids and contracts offering the best prices on quality products and premier services based on the needs of over 38 million students.

Click the following link for a detailed list of vendors.  AEPA Purchasing Categories
Click to view the AEPA Blog Articles.  AEPA Blog Articles

Contracts Include:

Athletic Equipment & Supplies

Athletic Field Lighting

Carpet and Resilient Flooring


Custodial Catalog

Digital Display Solutions

Digital Resources & Instructional Materials

Facility Management Software


Hardwood & Synthetic Flooring

Industrial Arts & Career Tech  Supplies Catalog

Lawn and Grounds Keeping Equipment & 


Maintenance, Repair & Operations

Office Supply Catalog

Playground Recreation Structures

Roofing & Building Envelope

School & Instructions Supply Catalog

Security Solutions

Synthetic Turf & Court Surfaces


I - Synthetic Turf for Fields
II - Natural Turf
III - Running Tracks, Tennis & Courts
IV - Synthetic Turf for Playgrounds, Pet Commercial & Landscaping

Technology Catalog


Rev. 02/27/2020