SchoolMatch.com content overview:
School Research & Data Consulting Services
Your source for reliable school information.
To search our comprehensive national database of public school system information,
please go to our home page - SchoolMatch.com - and click on School Ratings.
Research and data about school differences has become
increasingly important during recent years. Professionals
from many fields need educational experts who can provide
information and support services -- ranging from database
access to consultation and extensive analysis. To meet
these needs, the SchoolMatch school ranking, rating,
evaluation and assessment organization has assembled a
roster of distinguished leading educators and highly
skilled staff. Clients have benefited by incorporating
SchoolMatch data, systems and experts into their
organizations and projects.
Professionals and consumers
seeking school and community information need to check
data sources carefully. SchoolMatch provides accurate,
timely, auditable information to assure that clients can
make fact-based and informed judgements. All information
is relational and comparative. SchoolMatch data collection
is continuous. Specialists secure current data from a
vast network of auditable hard data sources. Comparative
information on public schools is presented in a variety
of selected formats.
Find the best schools in the SchoolMatchNow School Search
and the SchoolMatch National Directory of Elementary and Secondary
Schools. Order reports and view them online.
JobsInSchools.com Search for jobs in education
SchoolMatch.com areas of interest:
SchoolMatch Supplementary Information Center
- Ask the Experts
- Family Services
- Sample School Reports
- Corporate Services
- Attorney/Legal Support
- Services for schools
- Counseling Services
- Demographic data
- Glossary of Education-Related Terms Bibliography
- Articles Written by SchoolMatch Associates
- General Statistics about American Education
- Articles about SchoolMatch
- State by State Overview of Differences in School District
SchoolMatch has been approved by the American Home Owners Association
This website is designed to provide access to school information.
SchoolMatch is the school research and database service
firm that specializes in rating schools (K-12) using auditable
data for the parent and corporation, including
school ratings for the parent, Realtor and homebuyer,
school choice consultation, counseling services for children
with special needs, expert legal support services, comparable
school evaluation, child custody assessment, and school data
for the real estate appraiser, title firm and mortgage
lender. School and community quality of life assessments
are also available for corporate relocation, recruitment,
WorkLife benefit programs, human resource services, site
selection, school-business partnership audits and school
The SchoolMatch Institute is a not-for-profit center at the University of Dayton designed to extend and enhance the delivery of Audit services.
Other SchoolMatch strategic alliances have been developed with organizations such as:
- IBM Business Consulting Services
- High/Scope Educational Research
- MGT of America
SchoolMatch has been featured by:
- USA Today
- The Wall Street Journal
- Business Week
- The Today Show - NBC
- American School Boards Journal
- CBS News
- American Demographics
- National Public Radio
- Better Homes and Gardens
- Good Housekeeping
- American Journal of Family Law
- Cable News Network - CNN
- Changing Times
- Good Morning America - ABC
- Education Week
Partial List of Client Engagements
Allegheny Policy Council for Youth and Work Force Development
Alliance for Education
Arr-Maz Products L.P.
Associated Grocers of New England
Bank of New Hampshire
Catholic Medical Center
Central Florida Development Council
Chesterfield (VA) County School Division
Coca-Cola Bottling Company
Columbus (OH) Public Schools
Community Foundation of Sarasota County
Corporate/Community Schools of America, Inc., for the Chicago Public Schools
County of Chesterfield (VA)
Dayton (OH) Public School District
Duval County (FL) Public School District
East Side Union (CA) High School District
East St. Louis (IL) School District # 1 89
Elmwood Park (IL) Community School
Enterprise for Economic Excellence
Ernst & Young LLP
Exeter (NH) Cooperative Region School District
Federal Savings Bank of New Hampshire
First Federal Savings
Florida Lift Systems, Inc,
Fort Worth (TX) ISD
Fort Worth Star- Telegram
Fox Chapel Area (PA) Public Schools
Greater Manchester (NH) Chamber of Commerce
Greenwich (CT) School District
Hampton (PA) Public School District
Hartford Union (WD High School District
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Henry C. Frick Educational Fund of the Buhl Foundation
Illinois State Board of Education
Indian Prairie (IL) School District #204
Jefferson Parish (LA) Public School System
Johnson & Johnson
Kissimmee-Osceola (FL) Chamber of
Knight Ridder Foundation
Lake County (FL) Public Schools
Laramie County (WY) Public Schools
Lakeland Regional Medical Center
Lee Hecht Harrison
Manchester (NH) School District
Mid-Florida Federal Credit Union
New Hampshire Business Review
New Hampshire College
Newark (OH) Advocate
Newark (OH) City Schools
New Hampshire Business Review
Northgate (PA) Public School District
Northwestern Mutual Life
Ocean National Bank
Olentangy (OH) Public School District
Osceola (FL) School District
Owens Coming FIBERGLAS
Park National Bank
Pennsylvania Economy League
Pittsburgh (PA) Public Schools
Polk Business for WorldClass Education
Polk Community College
Polk County (FL) School District
Portsmouth (NH) School Department
Quaker Valley (PA) Public School District
Rialto (CA) Unified Public School District
Saint Bernard Parish (LA) Public Schools
San Bernardino Sun
San Bernardino (CA) Unified Public Schools
Sarasota County (FL) Public Schools
Sarasota Herald- Tribune
Savannah-Chatham County (GA) School District
South Regional Professional Development Center
State Farm Insurance
Sun Trust Bank
Sunco Carriers, Inc.
Sylvan Learning Center
Terrebonne Parish (LA) Public Schools
Thomas J. Evans Foundation
The Club at Eaglebrook
Time Warner Entertainment Company
United Parcel Service
University of South Florida
Upper Arlington (OH) City Schools
Walt Disney World Company
Warren (OH) City Schools
Westerville (OH) City Schools
IN THE NEWS:
- IBM Business Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers Announces Alliance With SchoolMatch.
- Chase Bank Selects SchoolMatch.
- SchoolMatch Florida Leader Committed to SchoolMatch
Audit for Improving Schools.
- Parents.com and SchoolMatch collaborate to offer school information.
- Ocala (FL) Leaders Commission Audit by SchoolMatch.
- "Effects Change" in Sarasota.
- Ohio Bar asks SchoolMatch to review lawyer exams.
- Audit Provides New 'Road Map' for Educators.
- Westlaw offers SchoolMatch to Lawyers
- Jacksonville audit results compiled.
- Dispatch reports positive results in Columbus Schools.
- Dayton audit results announced.
- SchoolMatch Joins Forces to Deliver School Information Online.
- Largest Realtor MLS offers school data.
- Sun Newspaper Commissions SchoolMatch Study.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram releases results of SchoolMatch Audit.
- Pittsburgh foundations engage SchoolMatch audits.
- Audit provides base for school reform in Cheyenne.
- Redlands Schools Receive High Marks.
- SchoolMatch links public TV to schools.
- U.S. Postal Service chooses SchoolMatch.
By sorting the apples from the oranges, SchoolMatch provides
data which are both accurate and comparative across school
system, county and state lines. SchoolMatch is an educational
research and database service firm specializing in rating
schools (K-12) by using auditable data and ranking schools.
School systems and high schools are ranked in a national
percentile format, making it possible for comparisons by
the parent, homebuyer, corporate leader, policy maker,
educator or Realtor. SchoolMatch has alliances with nationally
prominent firms such as IBM, High/Scope Educational
Research Foundation, MGT Americas, PricewaterhouseCoopers,
Chase Manhattan Mortgage, parents.com, e-home,WestLaw and
Lexis-Nexis. Clients include Dow Jones, Hearst, United
Parcel Service (UPS), Andersen Consulting, McGraw-Hill,
Ernst & Young, KPMG, First American Real Estate Soultions,
Transamerica, The Limited, Readers Digest, Lee Hecht Harrison,
and hundreds of school systems and newspapers. SchoolMatch
consultants also provide personalized services in the areas
of school choice, counseling services for exceptional
children, expert legal services,
comparable school evaluation, and child custody school
assessment. Services to the corporate client include
relocation data, recruitment, WorkLife benefit programs,
human resource tools, site selection, school-business
partnership audits, and school market research.
- School District Quality Questions and Answers.
- About the Audit of Educational Effectiveness.
- Partial List of Client Engagements Details of the Audit Process
- Client Comments and Endorsements
- Meet Our Audit Team Consultants
- Endorsement Letters
Professionals and consumers seeking school and community
information need to be careful what they use. SchoolMatch
provides accurate information to assure that clients can
make fact-based and
informed judgments. All information is relational and
comparative. SchoolMatch data collection is continuous.
Specialists secure current data from a vast network of
auditable hard data sources. Contacts with county tax
assessors, county auditors, regional planning commissions,
accrediting agencies, state education agencies and state
taxing authorities serve as principal sources of data.
Comparative information on public school systems and private
schools is presented in a variety of selected formats.
Employee Recruiting Services
Marketing to Schools
Audits of Educational Effectiveness
Attorney and Legal Services: Expert Services Provided by SchoolMatch.
How to Benefit from Using Education Experts
SchoolMatch and School Litigation
School Evaluation Factors
Conditions for Effective Schooling
Comparing State Educational Resources
SchoolMatch has databases on all 15,900 public
school districts, all public high schools, and all 14,000
accredited private schools in the United States.
SchoolMatch consultants have been qualified as Education Experts in a
majority of states and assist lawyers to win favorable
decisions where the principle focus includes: Standards
of Care: School Personnel Matters Standards of Care: School
Accidents Standards of Care: School Accountability School
Evaluation to Determine Child Custody. Parents involved in
child custody disputes, litigation and negotiations are
advised to seek legal counsel specializing in family or
SchoolMatch databases are used in conjunction
with Expert Witness Testimony in child custody matters to
provide compelling evidence for school placements ensuring
the best educational interests of the children. SchoolMatch
enables research and analysis of policies and standards
of care ratings that are provided in comparable and/or
surrounding schools or school systems. "Child Custody
Solutions by SchoolMatch has been most helpful in evaluating
the school systems involved so that we may offer testimony
showing which system offers the best advantage to the child."
SchoolMatch also provides the Audit of Educational Effectiveness
of school systems based on the comparisons of results in
demographically and educationally similar school systems
across the nation Are the schools doing a good job of
educating students? The
SchoolMatch Audit of Educational Effectiveness can help
answer this question through an assessment of the quality
of education provided within a school or school system.
Using the SchoolMatch databases and sophisticated data
mining techniques, auditors identify levels of effectiveness
for school systems to achieve based on comparisons with
demographically similar school systems. Areas assessed
include student performance, attendance, drop-out rates,
Advanced Placement or honors course offerings, grading
patterns and public perceptions. The Audit makes specific
recommendations and provides possible methods for achieving
improvement in student performance. Schools and school
systems, businesses, newspapers, foundations, organizations
and community groups sponsor Audits in order to assess and
enhance the quality of education in their communities.
Realtor database supports Realtors throughout the country.
By subscribing to SchoolMatch databases they can provide
and families with the school information they need to
choose appropriate schools and communities. Having the
SchoolMatch information at the Realtors' fingertips gives
families a significant benefit when choosing a home, and
provides the Realtor with an important marketing edge.
Expert School Litigation Services:
have been qualified as experts in a majority of states.
Experts assist matrimonial lawyers through the Child
Custody Solutions program, or they research standards of
care in school accidents, school personnel issues and
SchoolMatch experts in gifted and special education provide
advice and information for parents
dealing with unique educational situations. Experts are
available for professional consultation about learning
differences, academic gifts and talents, and promising
athletic skill. Professional consultation on international
relocations and child custody assessments is also available.
Our experts provide parents with an in-depth look at a
range of school services designed to accommodate a family's
Corporate Relocation and Recruitment Support:
SchoolMatch programs help companies retain and attract
key employees. Information on school options can help
convince individuals to accept new positions. Finding
appropriate schooling for children is often the biggest
concern facing relocating families. Current, objective
and auditable school and community information often makes
the transition much easier for the employee's family.
Corporate WorkLife Programs:
School choice and quality are
hot issues facing working parents and corporations. When
looking for valuable and low-cost benefits for parents
of school-age children, corporations find school rating
and selection assistance a very important tool. Firms
find such programs helpful in retaining and promoting
the best employees.
School Marketing Research and Support:
Closing in on potential school clients becomes much easier
when SchoolMatch staff work with firms to "target" their
school markets. The SchoolMatch approach to school marketing
includes: direct mail, sales , and lead generation.
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James C. Manley, Harris, Richard P. Koeppe, Sherry A. Lahr,
Shirli Vioni Billings, Bruce E. Stephen M. Vargo, Mousa,
C. Daniel Raisch, Thomas J. Lasley, Roderick J. McDavis,
G. Robert Bowers, H. Dale Holden, Frederic K. Lawrence,
Dorothy Zerger, Allan L. Forsythe, George R. Fichter,
Karen Angello, Roger Lulow, William A. Guy,
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School ratings and rankings from education experts.
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- January 17, 2019