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Academic Progress and Postsecondary Indicators

Information regarding the adopted assessments and postsecondary indicators to be used in the charter school renewal process.

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A complete description of the information considered by the California State Board of Education (SBE) in their adoption of the academic progress and postsecondary indicators, pursuant to California Education Code Section 47607.2, is provided below:

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Adopted Academic Progress Indicators

The following academic progress indicators are on the approved verified data list:

  • Achieve3000 by McGraw Hill, Grades 2–12
  • ACT by ACT, Inc, Grades 11–12
  • Adaptive, Diagnostic Assessment of Mathematics (ADAM)/Diagnostic Online Math Assessment (DOMA) by Let’s Go Learn, Grades K–9
  • aimswebPlus by Pearson Assessments, PreK–12
  • California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (English Language Arts/Literacy and Mathematics, Grades 3–8 and Grade 11
  • Developmental Reading Assessment, Third Edition (DRA3) by Pearson Assessments, Grades K–8
  • Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment (DORA) by Let’s Go Learn, Grades K–12
  • easyCBM by Riverside Insights, Grades K–8
  • English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) by Educational Testing Service, Grades K–12
  • Exact Path by Edmentum, Grades K–12
  • FastBridge by Illuminate, Reading Grades K-12, Math Grades K–8
  • i-Ready 9-12 by Curriculum Associates, Grades 9–12
  • i-Ready K-8 by Curriculum Associates, Grades K–8
    • Formerly approved as iReady by Curriculum Associates
  • Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP) by Istation, Grades K–8
  • IXL Real-Time Diagnostic: Math and ELA by IXL, Grades K–12
  • MAP Growth by NWEA, Grades K–12
    • Formerly approved as Measures of Academic Progress by Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA)
  • Math Growth Measure by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Grades K–12
    • Formerly approved as Math Inventory by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • mCLASS by Amplify, Grades K–6
  • PreACT and PreACT 8/9 by ACT, Inc., Grades 8–10
  • RAPID by Lexia Learning, Grades K–12
  • Reading Growth Measure by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Grades K–12
    • Formerly approved as Reading Inventory by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • SAT Suite by College Board, Grades 8–12
  • Star Assessments by Renaissance, Grades K–12 Test of English Language Learning (TELL) by Pearson Assessments, Grades K–12

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Adopted Postsecondary Indicators

The following postsecondary indicators are on the approved verified data list:

  • California Department of Education DataQuest College-Going Rate
  • California State University Enrollment Dashboard Student Origin
  • California Partnership for Achieving Student Success (Cal-PASS) Plus High School to Community College Transition Report
  • National Student Clearinghouse StudentTracker
  • University of California Admissions by School Source
  • University of California Undergraduate Graduation Rates

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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, June 20, 2023
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