Over the last couple of weeks, we have had the opportunity to recognize many of our students for wonderful accomplishments and I have also recently recieved some recognitions for some of our teachers that I would like to share with our learning community! Finally, I promised I would share some information about the new accountability system for the state of Ohio and how are school will be "graded" in the future.
Ohio's New Accountability System
Westerville North and the Westerville City Schools will no longer recieve ratings like "Excellent" or "Continuous Improvement" beginning with the 2012-2013 school year. Instead, we will receive letter grades on several measures in the same way a student receives grades for multiple classes. The new report card will be phased in over several years and will contain grades for 6 different components: