Performance Cut-Points: Mathematics

All Students: Grades 8 and 9

 

Performance Cut-points: 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 End-of-Course Exam and

 the mathematics grade received at the end of the year)

 

Grade 8 at Middle or Junior High Schools

Algebra End-of-Course Exam and the mathematics grade received by the student at the end of

Grade 8 determine the Performance Level:

 

Current

Course

Algebra End-of-Course 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 End-of-Course Test Score and the mathematics grade received by the student at the end of

Grade 9 determine the Performance Level

 

Current

Course

Algebra End-of-Course 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