Accountability and Reporting: State Profile

Accountability and Reporting: State Profile - Virginia

May 2018


Accountability Current Plan
Rating System in Current Policy Accreditation
Minimum Factors in Elementary/Middle School Rating Student Achievement
Minimum Factors in High School Rating
  • High School Graduation Rates
  • Student Achievement
  • Other (See Notes column)
Statute & Regulation Citations VA Code Ann. § 22.1-253.13:3

8 VAC 20-131-280 & -300
Other Sources of Current System Report Card

SEA Accountability Website

Accountability Guide
Notes for Current System High School Graduation Rates: Includes diploma graduates, high school equivalency credentials, students not graduating but still in school, and students earning certificates of program completion.

Other: Students successfully completing a remediation recovery program.

Additionally, statute requires the Board to include "consideration of special school division accomplishments, such as numbers of dual enrollments and students in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate courses, and participation in academic year Governor's Schools."
Accountability ESSA Plan
Rating in ESSA Plan Tiers of Support
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for Elementary/Middle School
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress
  • Other (See Notes column)
  • Student Achievement
  • Student Growth
Indicators & Weights in ESSA Plan for High School
  • Attendance/Chronic Absenteeism
  • English Language Proficiency/Progress
  • High School Graduation Rates
  • Other (See Notes column)
  • Student Achievement
ESSA Plan VA ESSA Plan (approved)
Notes for ESSA Plan Other: Standards of accreditation rating. 

Weights: See p.21-23 of plan for rating calculation methodology.

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