Ohio Department of Education http://wyso.org en State Finds One In Three Dayton Students Fails Third Grade Reading Test http://wyso.org/post/state-finds-one-three-dayton-students-fails-third-grade-reading-test <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Verdana; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.4401441097259522;">Nearly nine out of ten Ohio third graders have passed the state’s third grade reading test, which allows them to move on to fourth grade—but Dayton scored among the worst in the state.</span></p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:07:04 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 51520 at http://wyso.org State Finds One In Three Dayton Students Fails Third Grade Reading Test State Finishing Ohio School Data-Scrubbing Review http://wyso.org/post/state-finishing-ohio-school-data-scrubbing-review <p>The Ohio Department of Education says it's almost done reviewing how altered attendance data affected state report cards for schools in eight districts.</p><p>The Northridge district in Montgomery County and Winton Woods in Hamilton County&nbsp; are among those that will get recalculated district and school report cards for the 2010-2011 school year once the investigation is finished.</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:04:00 +0000 Associated Press 39676 at http://wyso.org State Report Card Shows Mixed Grades For Miami Valley Schools http://wyso.org/post/state-report-card-shows-mixed-grades-miami-valley-schools <p></p><p><font class="Apple-style-span" face="'Times New Roman', serif">The Ohio Department of Education released report cards for Ohio’s schools Thursday.&nbsp; The 2013 report cards rate schools and buildings in the first nine of 18 new performance criteria. The new assessment system features letter grades that the DOE says are more familiar to people.&nbsp;</font></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 23:17:25 +0000 Jerry Kenney 38148 at http://wyso.org State Report Card Shows Mixed Grades For Miami Valley Schools Ohio Releases New A-F Report Cards To Schools http://wyso.org/post/ohio-releases-new-f-report-cards-schools <p>Ohio's top public schools official says no district received all As on Ohio's new A-F report cards, and none received all Fs.</p><p>Superintendent Richard Ross told reporters ahead of Thursday's release of the first round of new scores that districts instead fell at all points on the scale.</p><p>The 2013 report cards rate schools and buildings in the first nine of 18 new performance criteria. Districts and buildings won't receive overall letter grades until 2015.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 16:14:12 +0000 Associated Press 38113 at http://wyso.org Official Report Cards Finally Released http://wyso.org/post/official-report-cards-finally-released <p>After a 6 month delay Ohio school officials (today) released school report cards for 2011-2012. The state’s data scrubbing investigation delayed the report cards. The investigation continues to cast a cloud on some grades.</p><p>Finally, Ohioans get to see their schools’ ratings in the nice, clean PDF format they’re used to, instead of those confusing and incomplete spreadsheets the Department of Education released in the fall.</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 22:04:00 +0000 Ida Lieszkovszky (StateImpact: Ohio) 29651 at http://wyso.org