By: Geoff Zimmerman
There has been a lot of attention recently on school performance and the school rating system in Ohio. Ohio schools and districts can be classified in one of six rating categories: Excellent with Distinction, Excellent, Effective, Continuous Improvement, Academic Watch, and Academic Emergency. These categories are based on three factors: performance indicators, performance index, and value added.
In this post, we’ll take a closer look at data for two of the three factors that make up Ohio school rating: performance index and value added.