Chagrin Falls Schools, High School, Intermediate School and Gurney Elementary Receive Overall A Award from State Board of Education...High School Also Receives State’s Momentum Award
Ohio’s State Board of Education has granted Chagrin Falls Schools its Overall A Award. As an Overall A Award winner, the District’s report card shows high academic performance and the building of bright futures for students of every background and ability level.
“Ohio’s strategic plan for education, Each Child, Our Future, is the state’s plan to ensure each student is challenged, prepared and empowered for his or her future by way of an excellent prekindergarten through grade 12 education,” said President Tess Elshoff, Ohio Board of Education. “Our mission is to prepare students for a future that has yet to be written. Many consider this to be a daunting endeavor. Your education team, however, has clearly embraced this challenge. I want you to know how much we appreciate your leadership and the dedication your team has to providing a high-quality experience for all students. Please share our gratitude with all of those who contributed to this accomplishment.”
Chagrin Falls High School, Intermediate School and Gurney Elementary also received Overall A Award recognition. In addition, Chagrin Falls High School was granted the 2017-2018 Momentum Award. Now in its fourth year, the Momentum Award is the State Board’s way of recognizing schools that received A’s on every Value-Added measure included on the Ohio School Report Cards. As a Momentum Award winner, Chagrin Falls High School’s report card shows the school is committed to its students’ success by ensuring students exceeded the growth expectations in English language arts and mathematics. “I also congratulate you on recruiting and motivating the high-quality leaders and staff needed to make this happen,” said Elshoff.