The home sites at Northstar Community all lie within the Big Walnut School District located in Delaware County– the fastest growing county in Ohio. With four elementary schools, an intermediate school, a middle school, high school, and a partnership with the Delaware Area Career Center, the district serves approximately 3,300 students and employs more than 300 staff.
The Big Walnut Schools have received “Excellent” or “Excellent With Distinction” designations from the Ohio Department of Education for outstanding student achievement every year since 2005. This year Big Walnut schools had a 97% high school 4-year graduation rate and 100% of third graders met the Reading Guarantee requirements to be promoted to 4th grade.
The mission of the Big Walnut Local Schools is to inspire and guide each student to his or her maximum potential.
In order to accomplish their mission, the Big Walnut Schools will strive to achieve their vision of:
• Student-focused, professional, collaborative staff
• Student-focused, challenging and current curriculum
• Supportive, involved and informed community
• Safe, respectful and welcoming environment.