Accountability and Reporting: State Profile

Accountability and Reporting: State Profile - Georgia

May 2018


Accountability Current Plan
Rating System in Current Policy Index
Minimum Factors in Elementary/Middle School Rating
  • Achievement Gap
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Minimum Factors in High School Rating
  • Achievement Gap
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Statute & Regulation Citations Ga. Code Ann., ยง 20-14-33
Other Sources of Current System Report Card

SEA Accountability Website

Accountability Presentation
Notes for Current System
Accountability ESSA Plan
Rating in ESSA Plan Index
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for Elementary/Middle School
  • Achievement Gap - 7.5%
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism - 6.67%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 3.5%
  • Literacy/Reading - 6.67%
  • Science Achievement/Growth - 3.75%
  • Social Studies Achievement/Growth - 3.75%
  • Student Achievement - 22.5%
  • Student Growth - 31.5%
  • Well-Rounded Education (Access/Participation) - 6.67%
  • Other (See Notes column) - 7.5%
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for High School
  • Achievement Gap - 5%
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism - 3%
  • College and/or Career Readiness - 6%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 3%
  • High School Graduation Rates - 15%
  • Literacy/Reading - 3%
  • Science Achievement/Growth - 7.5%
  • Social Studies Achievement/Growth - 7.5%
  • Student Achievement - 15%
  • Student Growth - 27%
  • Well-Rounded Education (Access/Participation) - 3%
  • Other (See Notes column) - 5%
ESSA Plan GA ESSA Plan (approved)
Notes for ESSA Plan Other: Closing gaps in science and social studies.

College and/or Career Readiness: includes Accelerated Enrollment (dual enrollment, AP/IB) and College and Career Readiness (entering Technical College System of Georgia or University System of Georgia without needing remediation, ACT/SAT score, 2+ AP/IB exams, nationally recognized industry credential, or work-based learning experience) - 3% each.

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