SCHOOL PERFORMANCE: Grad rates, grades on the rise for WCCS

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County Consolidated Schools posted “excellent” results in Indiana’s recent evaluation of the district, in the eyes of WCCS Superintendent Patricia O’Connor. Columbia City High School’s graduation rate also improved from 93 percent in 2012 to 94.7 percent in 2013.“That increase is outstanding,” O’Connor said. “Thank you to all teachers, administrators, parents and students for making that happen.”Little Turtle Elementary also showed a strong improvement in the state’s A-F grading system.See Page A10 of today’s edition for the WCCS School Performance Report.To read the rest of this story, see the April 23 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.