Instruction and Student Achievement

Jaime Scott
Director of Instruction and Student Achievement

Director of Instruction and Student Achievement

6097 Johnstown-Utica Road
Johnstown, OH 43031
(740) 967-6631, Ext . 308

(740) 967-5022 ~ fax



Cathy Wuertzer

Administrative Assistant, Instruction and Student Achievement

(740) 967-6631, Ext . 312





Northridge Local Schools is committed to proving high quality teaching and learning opportunities for students and their families.  

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Welcome to the Instruction and Student Achievement Department for Northridge Local Schools.  Led by Jaime Scott (Director) and Cathy Wuertzer (Admin. Assistant), the Department provides leadership and support to district administrators, principals, teachers, students, and parents in the following areas:

 -Classroom Instruction

-Curriculum/Course Development

-Instructional Technology Implementation

-Grant Management


-Gifted Services

-Professional Development

-Virtual Learning Opportunities


-Ohio Improvement Process

-TBT/BLT/DLT Structure

-Human Resources

-State and Federal Compliance


In addition to our daily responsibilities for the district, we are also placing a focus for the current school year on the goals below:

-Continue to analyze and refine assessments based on state standards and student data

-Increase parental involvement*

-Involve all stakeholders in the district’s accountability measures

*Please contact Jaime Scott at or 740-967-6631 if you are interested in participating in a parent feedback committee.  We value your opinion and experiences!


Please also feel free to reach out with any other questions or concerns.  We are happy to help in any way that we can!



Our vision is to ensure that every student reaches their fullest potential.


Our mission is to empower all students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be college and career ready.

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