Ohio Achievement Test

Ohio Achievement Test

The Ohio Achievement Test is a standard-aligned test meeting NCLB requirements. Grades 3-8 are tested in reading, mathematics, science, social studies, and writing.[1] As of 2010, the Ohio Achievement Test is called the Ohio Achievement Assessment.

Students in grades 3, 4, 6, and 7 are tested in reading and mathematics. Students in grades 5 & 8 are tested in reading, mathematics, science, and social studies.[2] Grades 4 and 7 are tested in writing, however, in 2009, the writing test was canceled (students in grades 4 and 7 were tested in writing) and the social studies test was suspended for the 2010-11 and 2011-12 school years. The social studies test will return for the 2013-14 school year if state funds allow. Districts are graded based on a system of 26 indicators. Schools who meet at least 75% passing in all tests in grades 3-8, 85% percent above proficient on the OGT in grades 10-11, 90% graduation rate. and a 93% rate of attendance receive an "Excellent" rating on their school district report card issues by the state yearly. Any district that fails to make 20 indicators receives an "effective" or a "proficient" rating.


  1. ^ Education, Ohio Department of (2008-11-20). "ODE - Resources for Ohio's Achievement Tests". http://education.ohio.gov/GD/Templates/Pages/ODE/ODEDetail.aspx?page=3&TopicRelationID=222&ContentID=19484&Content=59479. Retrieved 2009-04-25. 
  2. ^ "Assessment Law - 3301.0711". http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/3301.0711. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ohio Graduation Test — The Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) is the high school graduation examination given to sophomores in the U.S. state of Ohio. Students must pass all five sections (reading, writing, mathematics, science and social studies) in order to graduate.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ohio State Board of Education — The Ohio State Board of Education is the governing body of the Ohio Department of Education, the state education agency of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Education is responsible for primary and secondary public education in the state. The Board of …   Wikipedia

  • Ohio Department of Education — The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) is the state education agency of Ohio, headquartered in Columbus.[1] The Ohio State Board of Education is the governing body of the department. The Ohio Department of Education is responsible for primary and …   Wikipedia

  • Achievement gap in the United States — An achievement gap refers to the observed disparity on a number of educational measures between the performance of groups of students, especially groups defined by gender, race/ethnicity, ability, and socioeconomic status. The achievement gap can …   Wikipedia

  • Ohio Federation of Teachers — Full name Ohio Federation of Teachers Founded May 26, 1933 Members 20,000 Country United States Head union AFT Affiliation A …   Wikipedia

  • Ohio High School (Ohio, Illinois) — Ohio High School Address 103 Memorial Street, PO Box 478 Ohio, Illinois, Bureau County, 61349 …   Wikipedia

  • McClain High School (Greenfield, Ohio) — Edward Lee McClain High School Address 200 North Fifth Street Greenfield, Ohio, (Highland County) …   Wikipedia

  • Warren Local High School (Vincent, Ohio) — Infobox School name = Warren Local High School established = 1961 type = Public principal = Dan Leffingwell enrollment = 900+ faculty = 50+ colors = Blue and Whitecolor box|whitecolor box|blue mascot = Pegasus athletics = Football, Soccer (Girls… …   Wikipedia

  • Standardized test — Young adults in Poland sit for their Matura exams. The Matura is standardized so that universities can easily compare results from students across the entire country. A standardized test is a test that is administered and scored in a consistent,… …   Wikipedia

  • History of Cleveland, Ohio — This article chronicles the history of Cleveland, Ohio.Pre history At the end of the last glacial period, which ended about 15000 years ago at the southern edge of Lake Erie, there was a tundra landscape. [Cp. [http://ech.case.edu/ech cgi/article …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”