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  • The Avon High School Drama Club and Thespian Troupe 3229 will present The Murder Room, on November 21 and 22, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. and November 23, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in Avon High School. Tickets are on sale now: $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens and students. Tickets can be ordered online by clicking the image.
  • Avon High School is one of 547 school districts to earn a spot on CollegeBoard’s 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll.
  • Construction Update on the new middle school! The photo above was taken on November 3rd. Click the image to see more.
  • As the new school year begins, take some time to check out these two great programs offered by our Avon Police Department. Click the image to learn more.

Message from the Superintendent

This is the second year Ohio is using a new report card to rate school districts. Avon’s report card grades for 2014 along with our designations from 2013 are listed below. Here is a link to the Ohio Department of Education website that provides an explanation of each grade:

http://education.ohio.gov/getattachment/Topics/Data/Accountability-Resources/The-A-F-Report-Card-2014-2.pdf.aspx

Achievement Results – Indicators Met and Performance Index

• Indicators Met – A: We met all 24 Indicators. We earned this same rating last year.
• Performance Index – B: We had a performance index of 107.4. We were at 106.8 last year which is also a B (108 is an A).

Graduation Rate – The 4 year and 5 year graduation rate

• 4 Year Rate – A: Last year we earned an A as well.
• 5 Year Rate – A: Last year we earned an A as well.

Gap Closing –

• Gap Closing (AMO) – B: We scored 80.2%. Last year we scored 71.5% (70%-79.9% is a C)

Progress Data – These are measures of student growth (Value-Added Data) and we are rated in 4 areas

• Area 1 – Overall – A: As a district we exceeded expected growth. We earned an A last year as well.
• Area 2 – Gifted – A: Last year we met expected growth and earned a C.
• Area 3 – Lowest 20% statewide in reading and Math – B: Last year we met expected growth and earned a C.
• Area 4 – Students with Disabilities – B: Last year we met expected growth and earned a C.

We are proud of our results and the hard work that goes into achieving these ratings. We will continue to look at all of our data to identify how we can continue to be successful and improve as a district.

As always, if there are any questions, please contact us.

With Eagle Pride,

Mike Laub
Superintendent
Avon Local Schools

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 26 - No School - Thanksgiving Break
Thursday, November 27 - No School - Thanksgiving Break
Friday, November 28 - No School - Thanksgiving Break
Friday, December 05 - 2nd Quarter Interims

Avon PD Resources

CLICK HERE to read about the "Test My Teen" Drug Prevention Program and the "Teen Home Alone" Program sponsored by the Avon Police Department.

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Tonight's Winter Parent Meeting has been rescheduled for Monday Nov 24th at 7:30 pm

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