District Assessments

Spring 2017 Reading and Math Iowa Assessment Data Summary

Grade Reading – By the year 2020 85% of students will be proficient on the Iowa Assessment Reading subtest.  Math – By the year 2020 89% of students will be proficient on the Iowa Assessment. 
3rd grade 83.2% proficient – This is a 2.5% decrease from last spring. 16.5% in the advanced band, this is a decrease over the last 3 years. 86.5 proficient – scores have continued to steadily increase. 39.2% of students in the advanced band. Highest in the past 4 years in the advanced band.
4th grade 87.1% proficient – scores have continued to be steadily increasing. 5.3% increase from spring, 2016. 39.2% of students in the advanced band highest in the past 5 years. 86.8% proficient – the number of proficient students was 2.9% lower from last year (spring, 2016) BUT the number of students in the advance band increased by 6.7% to 47.9% in the advanced band. This is the highest in the last 5 years.
5th grade 86.2% proficient – scores remain high with a slight increase (1.1%) from last year 28.5% in advanced band. 89.1 % proficient -this score decreased by 1.0% but was met our 2020 goal. 40.4% in the advanced band.
6th grade 85.6% proficient – this is slightly lower this year (1.8%) The advanced band stayed high with 40.0% in advanced band 84.4% proficient – this score is 4.2% less students proficient than last year. 40.0% in the advanced band.
7th grade 84.8% proficient this is a 2.1% increase in the number of students proficient.

15.3% in the non proficient band which is the lowest in 5 years.  

87.8% proficient – this score has remained steady for the past 5 years. 28.9% in the advanced band.
8th grade 82.3% proficient – this is an increase of 1.9% more proficient than last year. 28.3% in advanced band. 80% proficient – increase of 3.5% of students that are proficient. 20.0% in the low band 33.3% in the advanced band.
9th grade 84.2% proficient – second year of taking assessment. 5.7% of the students feel into the non proficient band as the advanced band grew slightly from the 2016 scores.  29.2% in advanced band. 85.1% proficient – second year of assessment. This score is an increase of 7.3% of students proficient. 14.9% in the low band. 19.0% in the advanced band.
10th grade 92.8% proficient – Highest proficiency score in the last 4 years. 25.5% in the advanced band. 85.2% proficient – steady for the past 5 years. 18.4% of students in advanced band – this is a decline
11th grade 83.6% proficient increase from last year in the number of students who are proficient. Numbers of students in the advanced band are low (13.9%). 84.8 % proficient – scores remained very close to the same. Student percentages  in advanced band declining from 23.1% in spring, 2016 to 21.1% in spring, 2017.

Reading benchmark goals:

2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-2020
79% proficient 81% proficient 83% proficient 85% proficient

Math benchmark goals:

2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-2020
80% proficient 83% proficient 86% proficient 89% proficient