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Key to average scaled scores: 200-219 Warning | 220-239 Needs Improvement | 240-259 Proficient | 260-280 Advanced.
Note: No results were released for the Science/Technology test in grades 5 and 8 and the History/Social Science test in grade 5.

All students
 All Students


 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 35 48 17 0 24 (2) 4836
  State (1) 67 27 6 0 30 (2) 74,230
  Grade 4
English District 2 22 49 26 0 229 4671
  State 8 46 37 10 0 239 75,094
Mathematics District 3 12 40 45 0 224 4815
  State 12 27 42 19 0 236 75,855
  Grade 6
Math District 5 11 21 62 1 222 4698
  State 13 28 29 30 0 235 78,767
  Grade 7
English District 3 37 41 17 1 234 4602
  State 9 55 28 8 0 242 76,913
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 5 14 28 52 1 224 4368
  State 11 23 33 33 0 232 75,362
History, Soc. Sci. District 0 5 26 68 1 218 4366
  State 1 11 46 42 0 224 75,247
  Grade 10
English District 9 25 30 31 5 231 3658
  State 19 40 27 13 1 242 66,184
Mathematics District 12 12 24 48 4 227 770
  State 20 24 31 25 1 237 67,343
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.


Regular education students
 Regular education
 students

 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 41 49 10 0 26 (2) 3482
  State (1) 74 23 2 0 32 (2) 61,122
  Grade 4
English District 2 27 52 18 0 232 3512
  State 9 52 34 5 0 242 61,862
Mathematics District 4 14 44 38 0 226 3548
  State 14 31 42 13 0 238 62,062
  Grade 6
Math District 7 15 25 54 1 225 3465
  State 16 32 30 22 0 238 64,800
  Grade 7
English District 4 46 40 9 1 238 3536
  State 11 61 24 4 0 244 64,445
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 6 17 32 44 1 227 3362
  State 13 26 36 25 0 234 63,057
History, Soc. Sci. District 0 6 31 61 1 219 3360
  State 1 13 51 35 0 226 62,983
  Grade 10
English District 12 29 32 21 5 234 2925
  State 22 44 25 8 1 244 57,390
Mathematics District 15 15 26 39 5 229 3019
  State 22 26 32 19 1 239 58,009
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.


Students with disabilities
 Students with
 disabilities

 Spring 2002 Exam
Percentage of Students at each Performance Level
Advanced Proficient Needs
Improvement
Warning/
Failing
(Tested)
Warning/
Failing
(Absent)
Average
Scaled
Score
No. of
Students
Tested
  Grade 3
Reading District (1) 8 42 49 0 17 (2) 765
  State (1) 34 47 19 0 25 (2) 10,957
  Grade 4
English District 0 4 30 66 0 218 726
  State 1 18 50 31 0 228 11,620
Mathematics District 1 3 23 72 0 217 743
  State 3 13 42 42 0 226 11,740
  Grade 6
Math District 0 2 8 88 2 212 912
  State 2 10 23 64 0 220 12,643
  Grade 7
English District 0 6 44 48 1 222 861
  State 1 22 47 30 1 229 11,764
  Grade 8
Mathematics District 0 3 12 84 1 213 770
  State 1 5 22 71 0 218 11,271
History, Soc. Sci. District 0 0 8 90 2 211 771
  State 0 2 22 75 1 216 11,246
  Grade 10
English District 1 3 12 79 5 217 512
  State 2 16 36 44 2 226 7,885
Mathematics District 1 1 5 90 2 213 536
  State 3 9 26 61 1 221 8,050
(1) No differentiation was made between Advanced and Proficient in 3rd grade English.
(2) Average raw score in 3rd grade English.




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