Buckeye Valley High School One of the Best

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Buckeye Valley High School is ranked in the latest “Best High Schools in the US” from US News & World Reports.   The results were issued by the magazine on April 24, 2013.

US News Education Best High Schools in the US 

Buckeye Valley Local High School  is ranked the number 100 high school on the Ohio list.   The report gives the ‘National Rank’ for those schools they ranked.  “Buckeye Valley Local High School is ranked 100th within Ohio.”

Delaware County Schools Make the Grade

Schools rated

High school in the report were rated for:

College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
Reading Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio


The methodology for the ratings and rankings of the report produced by US News is available online.   ‘American Institutes for Research’ or AIR worked with US News to come up with the school ratings and rankings.  AIR is a behavioral and social science research organization.  US News explains their methodology in “How U.S. News Calculated the 2013 Best High Schools Rankings.” US News used a three-step process to determine the Best High Schools ratings and rankings. Serving all students well, not just superior education for those students headed for college is part of the rating of schools across the US are rated.

Ohio School Report Cards

Delaware County, Ohio Schools Grades  “Report cards” from the state for each school district and each individual school are available from the Ohio Department of Education.  The recent report cards issued in late 2012 were for the 2011 – 2012 school year.  Report cards came out later than usual in 2012.  Buckeye Valley Local Schools received a grade of Excellent with Distinction (top grade) last fall. Each Buckeye Valley School is graded by state as well.

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