Lima South Science-Technology Magnet K-8

Claimed
3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
2
Grades
K-8
Students
196
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Ohio Achievement Assessments (OAA)
Reading
67%
State avg: 79%
Ohio Graduation Tests (OGT)
Algebra I
60%
Ohio Next Generation Assessment
Social Studies
59%
State avg: 65%
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4/10
Student progress

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Depending on where the school's test scores start, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.

Low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


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Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
40%
White
38%
Two or more races
15%
Hispanic
5%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
8 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
84%
State avg: 90%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
755 Saint Johns Ave
Lima, OH 45804
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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