A disappointing local report card

By JACK PALMER Staff Writer Published:

While the newly released 2002-03 state report card results showed improvement statewide, that was not the case throughout most of rural northwest Ohio. Some of the performance drops were significant. Northeastern Local, Central Local, Hicksville Exempted Village, Napoleon Area and Stryker Local all met five fewer state performance indicators than the previous report card, while Holgate Local met four fewer benchmarks.