Search Results for "\"Multiple Measurement Rating\""

Austin MMR scores down from last year

Published 10:21am Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Neveln, Southgate eligible for celebration status; I.J. Holton the only school to see a rise Read more

MCA glitches, new legislation complicate state testing changes

Published 10:25am Monday, June 29, 2015

St. Paul — The tests Minnesota students are required to take will remain on educators’ minds over the summer break. Read more

Celebrate schools that do things right

Published 9:00am Monday, December 29, 2014

Some of the schools receive volunteer help. Others go the extra mile to engage families and help them connect with social services. And most have ... Read more

Data shows Sumner closing achievement gap

Published 10:13am Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Test scores show Sumner Elementary School is making progress with its 45/15 calendar. Austin’s Director of Research Evaluation and Assessment Corey Haugen dissected some of ... Read more

Austin, BP schools achieve Celebration status

Published 10:52am Thursday, December 18, 2014

Southgate Elementary School and Blooming Prairie Elementary School received high marks for improving student achievement. Read more

MMR scores show Austin student growth improves

Published 7:01am Sunday, October 12, 2014

Austin Public Schools District showed improvement in student growth through the Multiple Measurement Rating scores. “Many of our buildings saw in particular good gains in ... Read more

Opinion: Grad rates offer mixed grade for state

Published 10:27am Thursday, February 27, 2014

The enthusiasm that state some regional graduation rates appear to be well above state average and state averages are better than last year must be ... Read more

Hayfield named a Celebration school

Published 12:17pm Saturday, December 21, 2013

Hayfield Public Schools is among 48 schools designated as Celebration schools by the Minnesota Department of Eduction. This year, 166 schools were eligible and applied ... Read more

Minnesota among top states on national report

Published 10:23am Friday, November 8, 2013

Local educators are pleased Minnesota scored among the top states in this year’s National Assessment of Education Progress. Results released Thursday from the nationwide tests, ... Read more

Changing the exam

Published 6:01am Monday, October 21, 2013

School districts like Austin place more emphasis on standardized tests rather than high-stakes testing to measure growth in the classroom Read more

Sumner state testing scores increasing since calendar switch

Published 5:59am Monday, October 21, 2013

Sumner Elementary School has come a long way from 2010, when school officials were concerned the school would have to seriously restructure after its students ... Read more

Minn. takes 27 schools off low-performing lists

Published 10:34am Wednesday, October 2, 2013

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — More than two dozen Minnesota schools are no longer considered failing, according to new state rankings released Tuesday. The 27 schools ... Read more

Austin officials pleased with students’ gains in latest round of state testing

Published 10:05am Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Though Austin Public Schools students fell slightly under the state average on this year’s Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments, the district may have won out on the ... Read more

Austin School Board reviews MCA scores

Published 10:10am Tuesday, September 24, 2013

The Austin Public Schools board learned how well Austin students did on this year’s Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments during a work session Monday. Yet the data ... Read more

Education head visits district, checks out Woodson

Published 11:22am Friday, February 22, 2013

Brenda Cassellius stepped into the Sumner Elementary classroom to introduce herself. Read more