PARCC 2016

PARCC Results Spring 2016

In the spring of 2016, the Melrose Public Schools administered PARCC to students in grades 3-8 in ELA and Mathematics. Below are the results by school for students in grades 3-5. In addition, below are definitions of some key terms associated with PARCC.

PARCC Levels-Student performance on PARCC is measured by levels as described in the following table:

Level 5 Exceeded Expectations
Level 4 Met Expectations
Level 3 Approached Expectations
Level 2 Partially Met Expectations
Level 1 Did Not Yet Meet Expectations

English Language Arts:

The following table indicates the percentage of students at each performance level on PARCC in 2015 English Language Arts in grades 3-5:

Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 4/5
Grade 3 2% 4% 13% 63% 19% 82%
Grade 4 1% 6% 17% 52% 24% 76%
Grade 5 1% 2% 15% 63% 18% 81%

The following table indicates the percentage of students at each performance level on PARCC in 2016 Mathematics in grades 3-5:

Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 4/5
Grade 3 2% 4% 13% 48% 33% 81%
Grade 4 1% 6% 20% 56% 17% 73%
Grade 5 2% 5% 19% 51% 32% 83%