Congratulations to West School students and staff for receiving the State Board of Education's Momentum Award.
Newcomerstown's West School was the only elementary school in Tuscarawas County to earn the award and is one of only two elementary schools in Coshocton County ... Congratulations to Coshocton Elementary too.
The Momentum Award is presented by the State Board of Education and recognizes schools for exceeding expectations in student growth for the year. Schools must earn straight A’s on all Value-Added measures on the report card.
The school or district must have at least two Value-Added subgroups of students, which includes gifted, lowest 20% in achievement, and students with disabilities.