Noblesville High School has been named a Four Star School by the Indiana Department of Education. To qualify for the award, schools must rank in the top 25 percent of schools in ISTEP+ testing results, or, in the case of high schools, end of course assessments.
A total of 313 schools received the award throughout the state.
"I am honored to name these schools as our Four Star Schools for this year," said Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz as she announced the award-winning schools. "Winning this award required excellent work by teachers, administrators, students and parents throughout the year, and on behalf of the entire Indiana Department of Education I send them my sincere congratulations."
Noblesville High School also earned an A grade for 2012 from the Indiana Department of Education. The A-F Accountability grade for schools or corporations is a measure of student performance which incorporates academic growth, graduation rates, and college/career readiness as measures of success. Information about the A-F Accountability can be found on the IDOE website at: http://www.doe.in.gov/improvement/accountability/f-accountability