NY State Testing Results

2016 NYS ELA and Math Test Results

Grades 4, 6 and 8

Comparative Chart

 

Percentage of Students Scoring at Levels 3 and 4 (Proficient and Excels in NYS Standards for their grade):

 

2016 NYS

Testing Program

 

New York State

 

 

New York City

 

 

Diocese of Brooklyn

 

Good Shepherd Catholic Academy
Grade 4-ELA 40.8% 41.4% 51.8% 68.2%
Grade 6-ELA 34.4% 34.7% 42.5% 32.1%
Grade 8-ELA 40.9% 40.5 % 54.7% 70.4%
Grade 4-Math 44.7% 41.4% 42.3% 68.2%
Grade 6-Math 40.1% 36.9% 37.0% 21.4%
Grade 8-Math 23.8% 25.0% 34.0% 33.3%

 

Note: Due to changes in the 2016 tests, the proficiency rates from tests prior to 2016 are not directly comparable to the 2016 proficiency rates.  Test changes for 2016 included: Reduced number of test questions and allowed students working productively to complete their exams (untimed tests).