8th Grade Performance on State Tests
Does PERC help students' state test scores?
How do PERC students compare to others?
Algebra 1 test belowproficiency
ELA testbelow proficiency
Who are the typical TASs?
At or aboveproficiency on both
PERC students typically enter the program with scores well below profiency on the state tests in both Math and English Language Arts.
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!
2012–2013Passing Students: 180
2012–2013Passing Students: 195
127% more likely to pass
120% more likely to pass
205% more likely to pass
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
TASs are drawn from the same population of students as those theywork with daily in PERC classes.
TASs reaching performance benchmarks on Regents exams75 or above for Living Environment; 80 or above for Integrated Algebra
TAS students are reaching challenging performance benchmarks at high rates.
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