The Ohio Department of Education has named 13 area schools from 8 districts "Schools of Promise." They were among 161 schools statewide with high levels of poverty recognized for their efforts based on last year's state report card.
These schools have excelled through rigorous coursework and a strong system of learning supports to help students overcome high levels of poverty.
Springfield Local Schools:
Roosevelt Elementary School
Young Elementary School
Fairless Local Schools: Fairless Middle School
Louisville City Schools: Fairhope Elementary School
Minerva Local Schools: Minerva Middle School
Northwestern Local Schools:
Northwestern High School
Northwestern Middle School
Southeast Local Schools:
Fredericksburg Elementary School
Holmesville Elementary School
Wooster City Schools: Melrose Elementary School