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Sycamore Earns 5-Star Rankings On State Report Card

Sycamore Community Schools has earned 5-star ratings on all five of the rated components of the 2022 Ohio School Report Card. 

The Ohio Department of Education uses data reported by districts and schools to analyze performance in several categories. The types of data are collected into six components. The components are Achievement, Progress, Early Literacy, Gap Closing, Graduation, and College, Career, Workforce and Military Readiness. With the exception of the College, Career, Workforce and Military Readiness Component, the components receive 1-5-star ratings based on performance. This helps give Ohio parents and schools a snapshot of the quality of education being provided to students. 

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐Achievement This component represents whether student performance on state tests met established thresholds and how well students performed on tests overall.

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Early Literacy This component measures reading improvement and proficiency for students in kindergarten through third grade.

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Graduation This component looks at the four-year adjusted cohort graduation rate and the five-year adjusted cohort graduation rate.

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Progress This component looks closely at the growth all students are making based on their past performances.

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Gap Closing This component measures the reduction in educational gaps for student subgroups.

College, Career, Workforce and Military Readiness This component looks at how well prepared Ohio’s students are for future opportunities, whether training in a technical field or preparing for work or college.