School Accountability “Report Cards”<br>Rating System
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School Accountability “Report Cards”
Rating System

December 2013


Rating System
Alabama A-F
Alaska 1-5 stars
Arizona A-F
Arkansas 1-5
California Academic Performance Index Score
Colorado Performance Plan
Improvement Plan
Priority Improvement Plan
Turnaround Plan
Connecticut Category One
Category Two
Category Three
Category Four
Category Five
Delaware None evident

District of Columbia

Index Score (1-100)

Reward
Rising
Developing
Focus
Priority

Florida A-F
Georgia Numerical Score on 
College and Career Ready Performance Index
Hawaii Recognition
Continuous Improvement
Focus
Priority
Superintendent's Zone
Idaho Five-Star Rating System

One-Star
Two-Star
Three-Star
Four-Star
Five-Star
Illinois None specified
Indiana A-F
Iowa None specified
Kansas Academic Warning
Approaches Standard
Meets Standard
Exceeds Standard
Exemplary
Kentucky None Specified
Louisiana A-F
Maine A-F
Maryland Strand 1 [highest]
Strand 2
Strand 3
Strand 4
Strand 5 [lowest]
Massachusetts 1-5
Michigan Green, Lime, Yellow, Orange, Red
Minnesota Reward
Celebration Eligible
Continuous Improvement
Focus
Priority
Mississippi A-F
Missouri Accredited with Distinction
Accredited
Provisionally Accredited
Unaccredited

Montana None
(except for AYP)
Nebraska Exceeds standards, meets standards, below standards
Nevada 1-5 Stars, Focus, Priority, Reward
New Hampshire None specified
New Jersey Peer Rank (percentile)
Statewide Rank (percentile)
% of Targets Met

Categories on each:
Very High Performance
High Performance
Average Performance
Lagging Performance
Significantly Lagging Performance
New Mexico A-F
New York Reward School
Good Standing
Local Assistance Plan
Focus
Priority
 
North Carolina A-F 

North Dakota Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status
Ohio A-F
(eff. 2015)
Oklahoma A-F
Oregon 1-5
Pennsylvania Academic Score
(with symbolic colored icons)

Federal Designation
(where applicable)
Rhode Island Commended Schools
Leading Schools
Typical Schools
Warning Schools
Focus Schools
South Carolina Excellent
Good
Average
Below Average
At Risk
South Dakota Exemplary
Status
Progressing
Priority
Focus
Tennessee Districts:
  • Exemplary
  • Intermediate
  • In Need of Improvement
  • In Need of Subgroup Improvement
Schools:
  • Reward
  • Priority
  • Focus
Texas A-F (2014)
Utah A-F
Vermont AYP Status
Virginia A-F (eff. 2014-15)
Washington Exemplary
Very Good
Good
Fair
Struggling
West Virginia 1-100 Total Index Score
Wisconsin Significantly Exceeds Expectations
Exceeds Expectations
Meets Expectations
Meets Few Expectations
Fails to Meet Expectations
Wyoming Exceeding Expectations
Meeting Expectations
Partially Meeting Expectations
Not Meeting Expectations
American Samoa None evident
Guam
Exceptional performance
Strong performance
Satisfactory performance
Low performance
Unacceptable performance
Puerto Rico Adequate Yearly Progress designation only
Virgin Islands Adequate Yearly Progress only (Federal)

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