Demographics

8th Grade Performance on State Tests

9th grader

Does PERC help students' state test scores?

Black orHispanic

66%

Female

85%

How do PERC students compare to others?

Algebra 1 test belowproficiency

51%

PERC students

ELA testbelow
proficiency

72%

Who are the typical
TASs?

At or aboveproficiency
on both

82%

PERC students typically enter the program with scores well below profiency on the state tests in both Math and English Language Arts.

10%

Does PERC help TASs' state test scores?

Does PERC help TASs' college readiness?

Who are the typical PERC students?

PERC student passing rates on Regents state exam, June 2013Must score 65 or above

PERC students pass the state exams at higher rates than in prior years!

Living Environment

55%

2012–2013Passing Students: 180

Before PERC

59%

2012–2013Passing Students: 195

Integrated Algebra

60%

77%

127% more likely to pass

2011-2012

120% more likely to pass

205% more likely to pass

2012–2013

280% more likely to pass

PERC students are more likely to pass a Regents state exam – in some cases almost three times as likely!

Probability of PERC students passing Regentscompared to well-matched students from peer-comparison schools

Standard error

65%

TAS students

10th grader

40%

TASs are drawn from the same population of students as those theywork with daily in PERC classes.

64%

26%

2012–2013

57%

TASs reaching performance benchmarks on Regents exams75 or above for Living Environment; 80 or above for Integrated Algebra

2011–2012

80%

TAS students are reaching challenging performance benchmarks at high rates.

67%

32%

IntegratedAlgebra

9.38 points

238% more likelyto hit benchmarks

TASs are more than twice as likely to reach benchmarks for college-readiness as well-matched students from peer-comparison schools.

Probability of meeting Living Environment (75) and Integrated Algebra (80) benchmarks

TAS college readinessCompared to well-matched students from peer-comparison schools

LivingEnvironment

7.05 points