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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Student Achievement

How are students in DC performing on state assessments?

This page shows how students in DC performed on the state assessments for English language arts, math, and science. This includes how many students scored at each performance level.

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English Language Arts

Student Performance

Meeting or Exceeding Expectations

Percentage of students meeting or exceeding expectations on state assessments in ELA (PARCC level 4 or 5 and MSAA level 3 or 4).

Metric performance details by student group

Approaching, Meeting, or Exceeding Expectations

Percentage of students approaching, meeting, or exceeding expectations on state assessments in ELA (PARCC level 3, 4 or 5 and MSAA level 3 or 4).

Metric performance details by student group

Weighted Index

Calculated only for Alternative Schools, this is an index score for student performance across all levels of state assessments.

Metric performance details by student group

State Assessment Performance Levels - English Language Arts

Displays the percentage of students performing at each level: Level 5 (Exceeding Expectations), Level 4 (Meeting Expectations), Level 3 (Approaching Expectations), Level 2 (Partially Met Expecations), and Level 1 (Did Not Yet Meet Expectations)

Alternate State Assessment Performance Levels - English Language Arts

Displays the percentage of students who took the alternate assessment for English language arts performing at each level: Level 4 (Exceeding Expectations), Level 3 (Meeting Expectations), Level 2 (Partially Meeting Expectations), and Level 1 (Not Yet Meeting Expectations).

Mathematics

Student Performance

Meeting or Exceeding Expectations

Percentage of students meeting or exceeding expectations on state assessments in math (PARCC level 4 or 5 and MSAA level 3 or 4).

Metric performance details by student group

Approaching, Meeting, or Exceeding Expectations

Percentage of students approaching, meeting, or exceeding expectations on state assessments in math (PARCC level 3, 4 or 5 and MSAA level 3 or 4).

Metric performance details by student group

Weighted Index

Calculated only for Alternative Schools, this is an index score for student performance across all levels of state assessments.

Metric performance details by student group

State Assessment Performance Levels - Mathematics

Displays the percentage of students performing at each level: Level 5 (Exceeding Expectations), Level 4 (Meeting Expectations), Level 3 (Approaching Expectations), Level 2 (Partially Met Expecations), and Level 1 (Did Not Yet Meet Expectations)

Alternate State Assessment Performance Levels - English Language Arts

Displays the percentage of students who took the alternate assessment for English language arts performing at each level: Level 4 (Exceeding Expectations), Level 3 (Meeting Expectations), Level 2 (Partially Meeting Expectations), and Level 1 (Not Yet Meeting Expectations).