Accountability and Reporting: State Profile

Accountability and Reporting: State Profile - Alabama

May 2018


Accountability Current Plan
Rating System in Current Policy A-F
Minimum Factors in Elementary/Middle School Rating
  • Achievement Gap
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Minimum Factors in High School Rating
  • Achievement Gap
  • College and/or Career Readiness
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Statute & Regulation Citations Ala.Code 1975 ยง 16-6C-2

Alabama Administrative Code 290-4-1.03
Other Sources of Current System Report Card

SEA Accountability Website
Notes for Current System Rating: Alabama uses an A-F accountability system that is distinct from its federal accountability system.

On report card website, see "Help" tab for a description of two phases of roll-out.
Accountability ESSA Plan
Rating in ESSA Plan Tiers of Support
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for Elementary/Middle School
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism - 15%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 5%
  • Student Achievement - 40%
  • Student Growth - 40%
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for High School
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism - 10%
  • College and/or Career Readiness - 10%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 5%
  • High School Graduation Rates - 30%
  • Student Achievement - 20%
  • Student Growth - 25%
ESSA Plan AL ESSA Plan (approved)
Notes for ESSA Plan Rating: Alabama uses an A-F accountability system that is distinct from its federal accountability system.

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