Curriculum, Instruction and Assessments

The Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Department ;

- Oversees the selection of textbooks and instructional resources that support teaching the Ohio Academic Content Standards K-12.

- Recommends instructional improvements

- Responsible for all state and local testing; Ohio Achievement Tests, Ohio Graduation Tests, Terra Nova, Pro-Ohio and KRAL

- Conducts curricular or instructional staff development
Oversees the following educational programs; gifted education, AP training, Reading First, America’s Choice School Design, PATHWISE and PRAXIS training, Entry Year Programming and student teachers.

- Directly ensures successful partnerships with; PROM/SE, Partnering For Success Math Initiative, Facing History and Ourselves Grant Participation, Step-Up, Teaching American History Grant, ASPIRE, REACH and area colleges.

Ohio Department of Education Academic Content Standards

The Ohio Department of Education adopted Academic Content Standards K-12 standards in these academic content areas.
Click the link below to view the Content Standards.
Ohio Department of Education Academic Content Standards
English Language Arts
Foreign Language
Social Studies

Curriculum Department Staff
Paula Elder, (Director, K-6th)
Kevin Harrell, (Director, 7th-12th) 
Beth Hager, District Testing Coordinator
Sonja Jackson, Secretary