• Alert: Due to the snow and ice storm along with the power outages, the West Branch Local School District has experienced a phone service disruption at all buildings. To contact the buildings or departments, we have set up temporary numbers: As of 11/19/2018 at 7:00 a.m. -- Please use the following: Superintendent's Office - 330.428.4218 Bus Garage - 330.428.4333 West Branch High School - 330.428.4221 West Branch Middle School - 330.428.4260 Damascus Elementary- 234.564.7153 Knox Elementary - 330.428.4392 We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience and we work through this problem.
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Department of Education Releases School Report Cards

The Ohio Department of Education has changed the State Standard for achieving proficiency on the various state achievement tests from 75% to 80%.

It is important to note that the West Branch Local School District has shown a forward trend in 13 of 24 tested areas.

The 2016 - 2017 report card shows that the West Branch Local School District has earned the following component grades in these six areas:
 

  1. Achievement - C                    Previous Year(15-16) - C

  2. Progress - A                             Previous Year(15-16) - A

  3. Gap Closing - C                       Previous Year(15-16) - F

  4. Graduation Rate - A             Previous Year(15-16) - A

  5. K-3 Literacy - B                       Previous Year(15-16) - D

  6. Prepared for Success - D    Previous Year(15-16) - C

 

As we work through the Ohio Improvement Process, we can be proud of our efforts and say that our goals and strategies in literacy & english language arts, mathematics, technology, and overall community awareness/communication will continue with fidelity.

Please take the time to examine the report card closely. There is a lot of important, relevant and timely information contained in the entire document. This includes the district and individual school building documents.





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