Districts and community schools must administer a state-funded college admission test to juniors in spring 2017 as one of their three diploma options. Each district and community will choose to either administer the state-funded ACT or SAT college admission test. Click here for test dates and more information.
2016 was the last year a paper option was required to be made available. The following procedure has been developed to facilitate districts requesting exceptions to online testing to be administered in Spring 2017. For more information click here.
A new edition of the Early Learning Program Updates, posted here, provides important information for data managers, school leaders, test coordinators, and teachers.
On the 2016 Ohio School Report Cards, schools and districts will receive a letter grade for the first time on the Prepared for Success component, which measures how well the school or district is doing in preparing its students for college or careers. To be sure their letter grade is accurate and complete, districts should verify 2015 data submitted through the Educational Management Information System (EMIS) for student graduate records by June 3.
Report confirms investment in early childhood is important in student success