Performance CutPoints: Mathematics
All Students: Grades 8 and 9
Performance
Cutpoints: Mathematics
Students are
considered in need of additional support in mathematics if they are below or
significantly below grade level based upon the district mathematics assessment
(Algebra EndofCourse Exam and
the mathematics grade received at the
end of the year)
Grade 8 at Middle
or Junior High Schools
Algebra
EndofCourse Exam and the mathematics grade received by the student at the end
of
Grade 8 determine
the Performance Level:
Current Course 
Algebra
EndofCourse Exam Score 
Above Grade
Level 
At/Close to
Grade Level 
Below Grade
Level 
Significantly
Below Grade Level 
Honors Algebra 
36 or higher 
A, B, C 
D 
F 

22  35 
A, B 
C, D 
F 


16  21 

A*, B, C* 
D, F 


13  15 


Any Grade* 


12 or fewer 



Any Grade 

Algebra 
36 or higher 
A, B 
C 
D, F 

22  35 
A 
B, C 
D, F 


16  21 

A, B 
C or lower 


13  15 


Any Grade* 


12 or fewer 



Any Grade 
*Verification of placement subject to teacher recommendation.
Grade 9 Student
Performance Levels in Algebra Explorations
Algebra EndofCourse
Test Score and the mathematics grade received by the student at the end of
Grade 9 determine
the Performance Level
Current Course 
Algebra
EndofCourse Exam Score 
Above Grade
Level 
At/Close to
Grade Level 
Below Grade
Level 
Significantly
Below Grade Level 
Algebra Explorations 
36 or higher 
A, B 
C 
D, F 

22  35 
A 
B, C 
D, F 


16  21 

A, B 
C or lower 


13  15 


Any Grade 


12 or fewer 



Any Grade 