The award of District Accreditation signifies that the schools in the district have met the Standards for Accreditation at an acceptable level and are committed to maintaining those Standards.
Accredited districts have completed a multi-school, community-wide self-assessment process, and have hosted a visiting team of peers who review the individual schools and the district office in terms of common goals and the Standards for Accreditation.
No charter school in Utah is fully accredited in all grades K-12.
K-12 IB Programs
The only school system in Utah to offer International Baccalaureate framework as an option in elementary, junior high and high school
Platinum STEM Schools
There are 13 Platinum STEM elementary schools in Utah. 2 are in Ogden School District
Dual Language Immersion
Spanish DLI available in 1st grade. Ogden School District leads the state in secondary students earning the Utah Seal of Biliteracy
Google Reference District
1 of only 2 certified Google for Education Reference Districts in Utah with the most certified Google Innovators in the state
Ogden School District elementary schools rank in the 90th percentile nationally for Student Sense of Belonging
Average class size is less than 20 students. Lower than most area charter schools
1 to 1 Technology
Ogden School District provides a laptop computer and offers at-home WiFi for every student. (Español)
Over $520K spent on safety and security improvements in the past year
What does the accreditation process look like? Here is a video that was created as Ogden School District began our accreditation review in the fall of 2020 and illustrates how the process works.
Ogden School District partnered with Cognia, an independent, non-profit accrediting agency, to complete a comprehensive review of our systems. Cognia evaluated our performance in 31 categories. They gave Ogden School District their highest rating in 25 of those categories. In a scale from 100 to 400 (with most upper-level districts rating approximately 280) Ogden School District scored over 350.
View the full summary here.