Student achievement improved statewide during 2012-2013 on challenging mathematics Standards of Learning (SOL) tests first introduced two years ago, the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) reported today. Statewide, 71% of students passed the mathematics assessment for their grade level or course, compared with 68 percent during 2011-2012. Students posted gains on all of the individual grade-level and end-of-course mathematics SOL tests, with the biggest increases in grades 4, 6, 7 and Algebra II.
In Richmond, scores fell in 25 of the 33 tested areas with the exception of Civics & Economics, U.S.History I, grade 3 history, grade 6 math, grade 8 math, Algebra I, Algebra II, and grade 5 reading.
Scores at MLK MS dropped in 6 of their 14 categories, and in 9 of 14 at Armstrong. Franklin Military, serving grades 6-12, had scores fall in 13 of 22 reporting categories. Scores fell in all 11 categories at Chimborazo, 7 of 11 at Bellevue, 10 of 11 at George Mason, 7 of 11 at Fairfield, and all 11 at Woodville.
Richmond Public Schools SOL Results 2012-2013
Individual SOL Results 2012-2013
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