STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT MEASURES WE HAVE USED OR ARE IN THE PROCESS OF USING

 

Classroom Focused

§        Passing Rate Data (all four quarters) (Philadelphia)

§        Grade Point Averages (Central HS, pending Palisades SD)

§        Attendance Rates  (Philadelphia)

§        Attitudinal Surveys of Students (Philadelphia + Furness HS)

 

Criterion Referenced, School Achievement Focused

§        Stanford Achievement Test--9th Edition (SAT-9) Philadelphia

§        New Standards Reference Exam (pending, Bethlehem, Palisades SD)

§        New York Regent’s Math Exam (pending Sequential and the “Form A”)

§        Core-Plus Algebra Test (pending, Strath Haven Research Study)

§        NAEP statistics questions (pending, Strath Haven Research Study)

§         New Jersey’s  Performance Assessments, 8th and 11th grade

 

Norm-Referenced, School Comparison Focused

§        Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) (pending)

§        Education Record Bureau  (ERBs) + SATs (pending Strath Haven HS)

 

College Admission Focused

§         Scholastic Aptitude Test scores (PSATs and SATs)

§        Ivy League University Math Exit Test

Philadelphia Community College Admissions Test (pending)