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accountability reports are being released by the Michigan Department of
Education, and Adrian High School saw a dramatic improvement in their score.
the 91st percentile, they are now one of the top schools in the
state for student achievement and academic growth. They received an ‘Excellent'
rating from the state.
reports are put together by the Department of Education and look at test scores
and graduation rates.
High School Principal Kevin Ohrman says just a few years ago, the school was
only in the third percentile. He says the efforts and adjustments everyone has
been making are paying off.
have said, ‘What did you do to do this?' and it's just a combination of a lot
of different things," Ohrman said. "Our teachers, staff, students, parents and
the community – we've all just gotten together."
credits graduation coaches, counselors, and the administration working more
closely with teachers as part of what improved this score.