Data error: Why school report cards are so late
April 9, 2023
A calculation error created a months-long delay in the 2022 school report cards, which still have not been released to the public.
The error caused some schools to receive inaccurate letter grades late last year. The Oklahoma Department of Education corrected the scores and gave school leaders until Monday to review.
Grades are expected to be public after the review period, but what parents see may not be the corrected version.
In an email to district leaders, the department said it will “honor the original letter grade.”
Some school leaders say they aren’t sure if that means they�...