Accountability and Reporting: State Profile

Accountability and Reporting: State Profile - Nevada

May 2018


Accountability Current Plan
Rating System in Current Policy Not found in policy
Minimum Factors in Elementary/Middle School Rating
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Minimum Factors in High School Rating
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism
  • High School Graduation Rates
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Statute & Regulation Citations N.R.S. 385A.720, 385A.600, 385A.670
Other Sources of Current System Report Card

Accountability Indicators

Notes for Current System
Accountability ESSA Plan
Rating in ESSA Plan 1-5 Stars
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for Elementary/Middle School
  • Achievement Gap - 20%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 10%
  • SQSS (Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism; Middle School Acceleration/High School Readiness; Science Achievement/Growth) - 10%
  • School Climate/Culture - bonus 2%
  • Student Achievement (includes Literacy/Reading - 3rd and/or 4th grade) - 25%
  • Student Growth - 35%
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for High School
  • High School Graduation Rates - 30%
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress - 10%
  • SQSS (Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism; College Entrance Exam (Participation/Achievement); On-Track to High School Graduation; Other (See Notes column); Science Achievement/Growth) - 35%
  • School Climate/Culture - bonus 2%
  • Student Achievement - 25%
ESSA Plan NV ESSA Plan (approved)
Notes for ESSA Plan Middle School Acceleration/High School Readiness: High school readiness and percent with academic learning plans.

Other in High School: Includes students meeting the college-and-career ready cut score on end-of-course exams and percent with academic learning plans.

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